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Here are 9 books that will help you better understand bipolar disorder and depression

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and what better time to learn more about depression and bipolar disorder? When I was diagnosed with depression …

You Can Travel Around the World for Only $1,280 With This Flight Deal

Stops include London, Dubai, Sydney and Hawaii.<p>If you’ve always wanted to circumnavigate the globe, now’s your chance. The Airfare Spot announced a …

Gear Closet: Osprey Aether AG 60 Backpack Review

When designing an updated version of its award-winning Aether 60 backpack, Osprey could have simply added a few new colors, changed some minor …

The Most Useful Apps Every Traveler Should Download

Hey, you like to travel? Awesome, same.<p>But tell me: Does the thought of <i>planning</i> your trip actually tickle your loins? Maybe for some people it does, …

The Top 10 Books Every Leader Must Read

Being a leader requires a strong drive to learn, something these 10 authors dwell on.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Were you to ask any great leader in the world for his or her secret to success, the answer would be simple: listening. That's because the best leaders …

Self-improvement

27 Quotes to Change How You Think About Problems

Great minds give you the benefit of their experience.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It happens to even the most seasoned of entrepreneurs. You’ve built momentum for your latest project, you’re excited to embrace new challenges and you’ve visualized success at the end …

Motivation

How a Man Should Dress in His 30s | The Art of Manliness

<i>A man’s wardrobe should undergo subtle shifts as he gets older and takes on different roles in life. To help you look great at every age, this year</i> …

8 most romantic camping destinations in America

The ultimate romantic guide on the best spots, hidden getaways and ideas on how to make the most of your trip in style<p>The most romantic camping …

Hiking

How to Build a Mid-Century Modern Nightstand

Hey there Remodelaholics! Scott with Saws on Skates back again to share some new plans with you. This time I'll show you how to make this retro style …

Woodworking

Intro to Backpacking: Nudity, Fried Chicken, and a Fifth of Bourbon

About 15 years ago I went on my very first overnight backpacking trip. It was also my very first solo backpacking trip. I was in my early 20s and to …

Top 10 Productivity Tips From Former Presidents

Presidents’ Day is this Monday, which means it’s the perfect time to look back on how some of the greatest people this country has known got things …

100+ Essential Books Every Man Should Read

Amazon is offering $5 off on print book purchases of $15 or more until 11:59 pm December 14, 2017. Use the promo code <b>BOOKGIFT17</b> at checkout to …

We Quit Our Jobs to Travel the World. This Is Exactly How We Pay for It.

Three Instagram travel couples break down how they make and spend money on the road.<p>Chanel, 32, and Stevo, 30<p><b>Blog:</b> How Far From Home<p><b>Pre-travel jobs:</b> Both were in advertising.<p><b>Home base:</b> South Africa<p><b>When they started traveling:</b> March 2015<p><b>Where they went:</b> Australia, Austria, Canada, Denmark, England, …

New Zealand

The Most Affordable Places to Travel in 2017

If you want to save money on travel, you’ll do well to focus on the costliest expenses, typically airfare and lodging. In their 2017 Travel Hacker …

My Dog Taught Me How to Be a Better Leader

<i>This article is part of</i> Tools of the Trade<i>, a weekly series in which a variety of experts share actionable tips for achieving fast and effective</i> …

The four pledges I took to make my life better

Life is all about change. As they say <i>“we cannot become what we want to be by remaining what we are”.</i> It takes great courage and perseverance to …

Pro Tip: Renew Your Passport Right Now

In 2007, the Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative went into effect, requiring U.S. citizens to have passports for travel to and from Mexico, Canada, the Caribbean, and Bermuda. As a result, 18 million new passports were issued that year. That’s 10 million more than in 2004. And they will all expire …

27 Podcasts Men Should Check Out | The Art of Manliness

The humble podcast has seen its fair share of ups and downs since its inception (at least as we know it now) about 15 years ago. But it’s been on a …

John D. Rockefeller's Keys to Success | The Art of Manliness

By age 25 John D. Rockefeller controlled one of the largest oil refineries in the nation.<p>By age 31 he had become the world’s largest oil refiner.<p>By …

A Man's Guide to Wristwatches: Their History and Why to Wear One | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: Read Part II when you’re done, How to Choose a Watch.</i><p>No element of men’s style combines fashion and function quite like the …

How to Tie Lashings | The Art of Manliness

The number of ways a person can tie things together is more or less limitless, from the thousands and thousands of legitimate knots and roping …

Handy

5 Ways to Build Your Personal Magnetism | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: The following selection comes from</i> The Technique of Building Personal Leadership <i>(1944) by Donald A. Laird. It has been condensed from</i> …

Magnetism

How the Best Leaders Truly Connect With Their Employees

Here are eight ways to be real with your staff.<p>Leadership has been written and talked about for decades, with great authors defining it in different ways calling it different things. In the end, most of these folks have been talking about the same things.<p>The simple truth is that leadership (and …

11 everyday items that can save your life when you're traveling

Basically, safety while traveling is an important consideration, and leaving the planning for later isn't smart. My first suggestion is to take a self-defense class to learn how to protect yourself without weapons and to use your wits to get out of a situation. Some cities, like NYC where I live, …

Self Defense

You'll Never Have to Check A Bag Again With This Travel Backpack

A new travel pack that launched on Kickstarter promises to be everything the frequent traveler could ask for, providing a complete sense of freedom …

How to Build a Sleek Outdoor Sofa for Cheap

Buying pre-made outdoor patio furniture can be expensive, but this DIY outdoor sofa can be made in a day using basic supplies from your home store.<p>There's nothing better than enjoying a summer evening while lounging on patio sofa, but pre-made patio furniture is anything but cheap. Still, don't let …

26 grooming and style hacks every guy should know

There are certain things every guy should know about his appearance.<p>From how to match your dress shoes to your suit and how often you should get your hair cut to even how to shave, these tips will make every guy's life a whole lot easier.<p>There's bound to be at least one thing you didn't know.<p><i>Megan</i> …

Hacking

12 Trips to Take to Europe for Less Than $500

It’s not too late to take advantage of super cheap flights to Europe. The Airfare Spot has found a dozen round-trip flights to Europe from cities …

7 Traits You Need to Be a Highly Effective Leader

Leadership is not a position or a title, it's all about action and leading by example.<p>Leadership is not something we're born with--it's a set of skills we learn. Some specific skills and traits seem to be especially important to successful leaders, who carry them regardless of the company, team or …