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This Instagram Star Quit Her Corporate Job After a Breakup, and Now Makes 6 Figures a Year Online

Lita Lewis once quit her secure corporate America job after a breakup. Now she enjoys a six-figure salary through her fitness business.<p>Lita Lewis is …

Social Media

How to Exit a Room Like a Man | The Art of Manliness

You’re at a party. Maybe someone made you go, cornered you at work or school and you couldn’t think of an excuse fast enough to dodge the invitation. …

How to Buy a Round of Drinks | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Michael Hagan.</i><p>You’re with a group of friends at a bar. Everyone is having a good time; trading stories, …

Quit Porn For Good | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: You can get the entire porn series in a book. Buy now.</i><p>It’s been interesting to watch this series unfold this week. Though I knew it …

Overcome Social Awkwardness | The Art of Manliness

Last week we began a three-part series on how to overcome shyness — a feeling of social anxiety and discomfort that can hold us back from forming …

Discovering Your Individual Style | The Art of Manliness

Every man is unique, and every man has his own individual style. I say this to every one of my clients because it’s very important to understand this …

7 Personal Finance Tips For Your 30s | The Art of Manliness

A few months ago we published a post on 11 personal finance goals for your 20s. Today we take a look at 7 personal finance goals for your 30s. While …

The Importance of Face-to-Face Conversation | The Art of Manliness

It is the evening of September 19, 1931.<p>Three men stroll down Addison’s Walk, a picturesque footpath that runs along the River Cherwell on the …

Affordable Alternatives to Classic Luxury Watches | The Art of Manliness

Some watch styles have become menswear classics that will never go out of style thanks to their heritage, their craftsmanship, their handsome good …

Dating Red Flags to Look For [VIDEO] | The Art of Manliness

When you first start dating, the feelings of new love can cause you to overlook some significant issues in the relationship. Many readers have found …

Building a Minimalist Wardrobe | The Art of Manliness

<i>This video is brought to you by Cladwell.</i> <i>Cladwell is a FREE online personal shopper for men. Generate your custom wardrobe, check off what you own,</i> …

Become Fully Present as a Man | The Art of Manliness

Awhile back, I was taking a tour of a cave in Missouri. As our trolley rolled through the cavern, I was surprised to see people taking pictures….of …

How to Overcome Shyness | The Art of Manliness

For the last couple of weeks we’ve been exploring the subject of shyness. In our first post, we talked about the nature of shyness and its symptoms. …

How to Pick a Lock | The Art of Manliness

Back in October I had the pleasure of attending the ITS Tactical Muster, during which I learned several awesome manly skills. My favorite tutorial …

The Language of Manliness: Manly, Manful, Man Up | The Art of Manliness

Unless you regularly read this blog, you may never have heard someone use the word <i>manliness</i> in writing or conversation. Ditto for <i>manly</i>, unless it was …

The Power of Habit: Make & Break Habits with the Habit Loop | The Art of Manliness

For better or for worse, our habits shape us. A good habit is a strong ally in our journey to becoming the men we want to be, while a bad habit acts …

How to Handle Being Out of Your League | The Art of Manliness

<i>Your boss invites you to the country club to play a round of golf with him and other important higher ups. You’ve never stepped foot in a country</i> …

34 Words And Phrases That Scream 'I'm a Leader' On Resumes

One of the most common types of people I work with are those aiming to elevate their brand messaging to more loudly announce, “I’m one hell of a leader!” as they change jobs.<p>It’s one thing to be good at tasks, projects and areas of specialization, but if you’re aspiring to manage teams, you simply …

Leadership

Retirement Calculator | CNNMoney

The results offer a general idea of how much you'll need and are not intended to be investment advice. The results are presented in both future dollars (at retirement) and today's dollars, which is calculated using an inflation rate of 2.3%.<p>How we calculate your savings goal<p>First, we determine what …

Retirement

The US is cutting its deficit faster than it ever has before

The latest US budget statement is due at 2 p.m. ET and is expected to show that the US deficit continued to decline in July, falling to a consensus -$90.5 billion. That’s still in the red, to be sure. But it’s worth noting just how sharply US deficits have been declining. Check out this chart from …

Economics

FRANK HOLMES: Gold Will Rally 15% Over The Next 12 Months

Gold is back above the $1,200 level today, but the precious metal is well off its 52-week highs.<p>While some expect gold to tumble much further, Frank Holmes at US Global Investors expects the yellow metal to rally by about $200 over the next 12 months.<p>He said the low for the year tends to take place …

Natural Gas

JIM RICKARDS: Gold Is Destined For $7,000

"It all depends on Fed policy," said James Rickards, managing director at Tangent Capital, who expects deflation fears to outweigh the Fed's desire to taper. Right now, he said, the fact that real rates are above inflation is a bearish signal for gold, and expectations of continued policy …

Stock Markets