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Top 10 Fashion Films of the Season

Fashion brands continue to invest in short videos as part of their seasonal advertising campaigns. Some are pushing the boundaries with novel …

Tailor Your Presentation to Fit the Culture

Fourteen years ago I moved from Chicago to Paris. The first time I ran a training session in France, I prepared thoroughly, considering how to give the most persuasive presentation possible. I practiced my points, and anticipated questions that might arise.<p>The day of the session, my actions were …

Twenty-one ways to achieve wealth and success

In his book, <i>Rich Habits – The Daily Success Habits of Wealthy Individuals</i>, Tom Corley outlines several habits that distinguish the wealthy from the nonwealthy.<p>It got me to think, How many people operate on autopilot and don't stop to monitor their everyday patterns? Below I've summarized 19 of his …

How Forgetfulness Torpedos Your Journey to Becoming the Man You Want to Be, and Remembrance Is the Antidote | The Art of Manliness

Around 4:30am early one August morning in 2005, five 20-somethings decided to go explore a cave nestled in the side of a Provo mountain. When they …

Getting People to Believe in Something They Can’t Yet Imagine

What would you do if you had a working prototype of a revolutionary tablet computer that was receiving rave reviews well before Apple came out with its iPad? Cancel further funding for the project in favor of developing an updated version of an existing company product? In hindsight that seems …

How to Fail: 10 Tips for Explaining Your Missteps | The Art of Manliness

In my previous post, “The Helicopter-Jumper’s Guide to Talking About Yourself,” I explained 10 ways you can talk about your <i>accomplishments</i> without …

Best Movies to Watch: 100 Must See Movies | The Art of Manliness

For whatever reason (most likely the fact that viewing is easier than reading), films don’t seem to get the same kind of cultural respect as books …

How to Answer the Questions You Always Get Asked When Meeting Someone | The Art of Manliness

Almost every time you meet someone new, there are three questions you will probably have to answer during your conversation:<p><b>What’s your name?</b>• <b><br>What do</b> …

Entrepreneurs need to hone their leadership skills too

For the thousands of people that will start new business ventures this year across Canada, the vision of being your own boss is usually a motivating factor. As an entrepreneur, I have experienced both the anticipation and anxiety of 'having the buck stop here.' But what I've also learned is that to …

10 Questions to Ask in a Job Interview | The Art of Manliness

When it comes to job interviews, we often see it as a one-way street, with the interviewer holding all the cards. In reality, though, it’s a two-way …

‘Culture should refuse to be diplomatic’

Many nations export culture in the hope of winning foreign policy advantage. But art should refuse to be a tool of politics, writes Tiffany Jenkins.<p>At the height of the Cold War, the US State Department deployed a new weapon in its fight against communism – jazz. Over a period of 20 years, it …

These 90's Fashion Ads Are So Major

Click through for some of the boldest campaigns from Versace to Chanel.<p>While the '90s aren't normally highly regarded for fashion, the ad campaigns from the over-the-top decade are seriously fun. One thing is for sure—sex sold when it came to selling these clothes. Click through for some of the …

The Ultimate Guide to Dad Cars

In a special edition of Stick Shift, Brett Berk finds the cars that every type of dad drove—from rusted but beloved pickups to mid-life-crisis convertibles.

Save Money and Shop Smart: Know the Style Pyramid | The Art of Manliness

Let’s just be honest: style, for men, is a hard thing to grasp. It’s especially hard when buying new clothes. We always forget our sizes, we don’t …

How to Jumpstart Your Journaling | A 31-Day Journaling Prompt Calendar | The Art of Manliness

There’s been plenty of talk on AoM recently about journaling with our articles on The Diary Habit as well as 9 habits young men should adopt. Seeing …

The Quest for Cultural Authenticity and the Politics of Identity [Audio]

Dior

NATIONALITÉ<p>Français<p>PARCOURS DIOR<p>Ancien assistant de <b>Pierre Balmain</b>, <b>Christian Dior</b> fonde sa maison de couture en 1946 grâce à l’aide financière de …

The Ultimate Wine-Pairing Infographic

I’ve never understood brussel sprouts. Oh, they’re delicious, roasted in a cast iron pan with big hunks of garlic. But I’ve tried reds, and I’ve tried whites. Neither seems to pair all that well. And wouldn’t you know it? Brussel sprouts are a footnote on this incredible infographic: Foods that …

'Pop astronaut' Hadfield back on Earth after 5-month space mission

Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield, who became a worldwide sensation thanks to his tweets, musical performances and stunning photos from the International Space Station, was back on the ground Monday night.<p>Hadfield touched down in Kazakhstan on a Russian Soyuz capsule which was also carrying Russian …

Versace

Gisèle Bündchen par Mert Alas et Marcus Piggott pour la campagne printemps-été 2012<p>Naomi Campbell en Versace 1992<p>Gianni et Donatella Versace en …

Jimmy Choo

NATIONALITÉ<p>Britannique<p>PARCOURS JIMMY CHOO<p>La maison <b>Jimmy Choo</b> est fondée en 1996 à Londres par le cordonnier malaisien <b>Jimmy Choo</b> et <b>Tamara Mellon</b>, …