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Geniuses aren't born, they're made — and 3 of their daily habits can make you smarter

The word "genius" is one of the most misused terms in history.<p>While it's often referenced accurately, the connotation that we commonly associate with it diverges away from the truth.<p>We correctly label intellectual brilliance and creative power as genius — and we should — but it's about time we …

Self-improvement

5 toxic habits I've quit to be happier, smarter, and more productive

Do you want to know the honest reason why I study productivity?<p>I'm lazy. And I love life.<p>I also sincerely believe that productivity is the key skill that leads to a successful career and happy life. Why? When you're productive, you know how to get the <i>right</i> things done so you never have to worry …

Self-improvement

32 Books Anyone Who Wants to Succeed Should Read

If reading is something you're willing to do to sharpen yourself, check out these highly recommended titles.<p>The most successful people typically work hard, practice the right habits every day, and often are readers who strive for self-improvement. If reading is something you're willing to do to …

6 Exercises to Help Injury-Proof Your Lower Back

Lower back injury is always a looming threat. Here's how to keep yours healthy.<p>We all hear that voice in our heads, the one that tells us that the …

The Best Fitness Gear Of 2017

We tested the latest shoes, watches, T-shirts, sunglasses, and more. Here’s what’s worth buying<p>Men’s Health <i>may earn commissions on products that are independently selected by our editorial team.</i><p>The buzzword in fitness gear this year is specialization. Upstart brands are engineering new kinds of …

What Are the Best Seats on a Plane? We Asked 10 Flight Attendants to Find Out

Whether it's helping you snag the best flight deals or ensuring you make it through security with ease, we're always here to make your travels a …

10 of the Best Autobiographies You Really Should Have Read By Now

Photo: Amazon.ca<p>1. <i>Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave</i><p>This 1845 autobiography by former slave Frederick Douglass is widely …

I Got a Shot In My Dick For Stronger Erections, and I Have Zero Regrets

The P-shot claims it'll make your erections harder and longer-lasting. I knew I had to try it<p>As I pulled my rental car into the parking lot of the whitewashed brick building, a sense of <i>déjà vu</i> washed over me — or, more specifically, it washed over my crotch area. It had been two months since I had …

The Emotionally Intelligent Way for Introverts to Meet New People and Make a Great First Impression

If you find it hard to make small talk with people you don't know, this is the perfect solution -- and best of all, you'll make someone else feel less insecure, too.<p>I walked into a room filled with strangers and immediately became that guy.<p>Confidence is a funny thing. Stick me on a stage in front …

30 Top Podcasts for Influential Entrepreneurs

Listening to podcasts is the easiest way to learn from the influencers you most respect.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You are the average of the five people you spend the most time with. If you want to be a top influencer and get paid to speak, land book deals, get …

Marketing

This Leadership Book Is One of the Most Critically Acclaimed Ever. Here's Why You Need to Reread It

The lessons learned from this book do not have an expiration date, and can travel with you along your leadership journey.<p>In my job, I spend a lot of time working with emerging leaders. Sometimes, they are leaders making a jump to a VP level role for the first time. Sometimes, I work with companies …

How to Spend the First 30 Minutes of Your Day to Maximize Productivity

How you spend your morning makes or breaks your day.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As entrepreneurs, we often work late into the night, only to roll out of bed the next morning, picking up where we left off. One day bleeds into the next, making it seem as if we're …

Time Management

The life-changing realization that leads to health and happiness

Becoming your own health hero takes just five minutes a day — no cape or x-ray vision required.<p>I nearly died when I was six years old.<p>A normal and fearless kid who loved running wild, school, sports and music, I suddenly found myself suffering from intense joint pain that prevented me from enjoying …

Happiness

Sitting Is Way, Way Worse For You Than You Thought

A new study has some bad news: even exercise can't counteract the effects of 8 hours of sitting per day<p>For better or worse, technology has bound us to our desks, making sitting on our bums for 8 hours a day the norm. Unsurprisingly, there are consequences for a sedentary lifestyle, the worst of …

Which Side Hustle Should You Try? (Infographic)

For a little extra spending money, find the right side hustle for you.<p>For many of us, ditching your nine-to-five so you can pursue your entrepreneurial dreams is not an option. But that doesn’t mean you should forget about those pursuits altogether. In fact, a number of entrepreneurs work on their …

Entrepreneurship

20 Things You Should Throw Away for Better Health

When we talk about the steps you need to take to get healthier, they often involve buying new things: workout clothes, fitness equipment, ingredients …

10 ways to style your bed like a pro

<b>What's the best way to dress and style a bed?</b><p>It's something that many of us give a lot of thought to – and equally, many of us would love to, but …

This sleep mask has built-in headphones—and it's magic

Insomniacs (and SO's of loud sleepers) rejoice.<p>You’re about to receive a powerful ally in your eternal struggle for a good night’s sleep. The Sleep …

The Best Macaroni and Cheese, 3 Ways

Written by Emily Monaco<p>Macaroni and cheese is classic comfort food, and everyone has their own favorite. While store-bought versions exist, making your own is the best option for an all-natural, tasty, cheesy dish. There are three main varieties, each of which offers its own characteristics.<p>So …