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How to Manage a Team of B Players

In 2004, Greece surprised the world by winning the European Championship, the toughest tournament in international soccer. Despite not even being a dark horse in the competition, and with a team of mostly peripheral and unremarkable players, they overcame France and hosts Portugal (twice) to lift …

Air Jordan 1 "Bape" By JBF Customs - Air Jordans, Release Dates & More

Shoes

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p>Find a toothpaste that suits your specific needs.<p>By Adam Hurly3 days agoView More<p>Hair Gods<p>See the Avengers star's new facial hair swerve …

A Refresher on Cost of Capital

Babo Schokker<p>You’ve got an idea for a new product line, a way to revamp your inventory management system, or a piece of equipment that will make your work easier. But before you spend the company’s hard-earned money, you’ve got to prove to your company’s leaders that it’s worth the investment. …

Nike Air Max Lunar1 Breeze Pure Platinum/Black-Light Retro

Have a look at the counterpart of Nike’s recently released “Hot Lava” colorway of its Air Max<p>Have a look at the counterpart of Nike’s recently released “Hot Lava” colorway of its Air Max Lunar1 Breeze sneaker. The sneaker’s lightweight and breathable mesh body sports a calm, cool grey half that …

Nike Air Max 1 Woven "Pale Shale"

Nike has reimagined its iconic Air Max 1 silhouette by instilling a modern style within the design.<p>Nike has reimagined its iconic Air Max 1 silhouette by instilling a modern style within the design. The latest iteration flaunts an attractive, tan leather upper, which features woven braids across …

This 3-Minute Challenge Will Act Like Kryptonite to Your Belly Fat

Calories don’t stand a chance<p>Alone, the burpee, tuck jump, and dumbbell thruster are tough fat-burning exercises. But put them all together—like you will in this 3-minute, rapid-fire fitness challenge—and you get pure calorie kryptonite.<p>Here’s how to do it: Start a stopwatch, and perform 7 burpees …

Fitness

7 Strategies to Avoid Distraction at Work

Learn to focus and keep your eye on the prize.<p>Very few men are endowed with the sort of concentration that allows them to cut through clutter and get the job done. Most of us are overwhelmed screwballs who need to learn what this focus thing is all about.<p>Athletes are always striving to perfect …

Time Management

Stop Distinguishing Between Execution and Strategy

It’s impossible to have a good strategy poorly executed. That’s because execution actually <i>is</i> strategy – trying to separate the two only leads to confusion.<p>Consider the recent article, “Why Strategy Execution Unravels — and What to Do About It“ by Donald Sull, Rebecca Homkes, and Charles Sull, in …

When an Employee Quits and You Didn’t See It Coming

It’s Friday afternoon and one of your employees asks for a private meeting. Before you even close the door, she tells you she’s found another job and is leaving the company. Once you get over the shock, how should you respond? How do you cover her responsibilities? And how do you make sure that the …

How Great Coaches Ask, Listen, and Empathize

Historically, leaders achieved their position by virtue of experience on the job and in-depth knowledge. They were expected to <i>have answers</i> and to readily provide them when employees were unsure about what to do or how to do it. The leader was the person who <i>knew the most</i>, and that was the basis of …

A Formula to Stop You from Overcommitting Your Time

When I dive into time coaching clients’ schedules, I consistently discover that people misdiagnose themselves as having a “productivity” problem when, in fact, their bigger issue is an overcommitment problem. When they have committed to more external projects and personal goals and obligations than …

Is Your Employee Coachable?

As a manager, you provide some level of coaching to all your direct reports, helping some attain higher levels of professional achievement, and helping others improve their performance to fulfill their current roles. But while every manager should have the capability to coach, you also need to have …

Giving Effective Feedback When You’re Short on Time

Virtually all of the young executives I work with want to be good managers and mentors. They just don’t have the time — or so they believe. “I could either bring in a new deal, or I could take one of my people out for lunch to talk about their career,” a financial services leader told me recently. …

Can You Handle the Core-Crushing Trifecta?

Put your core strength to the test with these three abs exercises<p>If you do the same abs routine day in and day out, your gains will grind to a halt. "You need to challenge your core in new ways and with new exercises to strengthen your weaknesses and fill in holes," says Todd Durkin, C.S.C.S., …

Workouts

9 Modified 2015 Honda Fit Hatchbacks Debut at SEMA

2015 Honda Fit Wins Hottest Sport Compact Award<p>Honda showed off nine modified 2015 Fit hatchbacks at the 2014 SEMA show this week, including six built by some of the nation’s top tuners. In addition, the aftermarket association named the 2015 Honda Fit hatchback the year’s Hottest Sport Compact. …

Rules for Designing an Engaging Workplace

Most of us would acknowledge that good design has a powerful influence on how people think and behave. As today’s companies wake up to the value of workers who are truly engaged in their work — a clear case of trying to encourage certain ways of thinking and behaving – they should probably be …

The Best-Performing CEOs in the World

The knock on most business leaders is that they don’t take the long view—that they’re fixated on achieving short-term goals to lift their pay. So which global CEOs actually delivered solid results over the long run? Our 2014 list of top performers provides an objective answer.<p>Adi Ignatius<p>A few …

The Key to Change Is Middle Management

At the inaugural meeting of a change transformation effort under way at a hospital in San Jose, California, nurse Michelle delaCalle faced a room full of people who were discouraged by the organization’s earlier attempts at change. She stood and shared a story of her own about how making people …

Ham and Egg Crepe Squares

<i>These perfect little packages of sunny side up egg and ham all wrapped up in a soft crepe are a treat for breakfast, lunch or dinner! Ham and egg</i> …

10 Best Dress Watches Under $1,000

We love few things like we love dressing up, but let’s face it: it’s not the most affordable hobby we could have chosen. From the bespoke suits to …

A Modern Country House On The Banks Of The River Thames

Gregory Phillips Architects have designed Berkshire, a family home recently completed in England.<p>From the architect<p>This substantial modern country …

House Husarö by Tham & Videgård Arkitekter

Tham & Videgård Arkitekter have designed a family vacation home, located in the outer Stockholm archipielago.<p>Project description<p>The location is the …

Link House by The Ranch Mine

Cavin Costello from The Ranch Mine has sent us his latest project named Link, a contemporary house in Phoenix, Arizona.<p>Project description<p>Link is an …

Shanghai design studio MINAX have recently completed a tea room for the 2014 China International Aquilaria Culture Exposition & Living Space Exhibition. More photos: http://www.contemporist.com/2014/10/21/lotus-bamboo-tea-room-by-minax/

Asus ZenWatch

As smartwatches go, the Asus ZenWatch is one of the sleekest we've seen — and that includes Jony Ive and Marc Newson's Apple-branded love child. …

Nike Free Run 2 Metallic Silver/Black

Nike has unveiled a futuristic colorway for its Nike Free Run 2 silhouette. Moving away from<p>Nike has unveiled a futuristic colorway for its Nike Free Run 2 silhouette. Moving away from bold colors that accentuate its unique lines, as well as hits of suede for the fall season, this new release bucks …

The Right Men's Shoes For Every Type Of Pants

Matching shoes to the appropriate pants can be tricky.<p>An amateur men's-fashion enthusiast made a helpful guide to choosing appropriate footwear.<p>The guide was first posted to Reddit. The designer, who preferred to remain anonymous, was kind enough to share it with us.

Panerai Radiomir 1940 Marina Militare Watch

Inspired by the watches given to the Italian Navy in the 1940s, the Panerai Radiomir 1940 Marina Militare Watch is a refreshing blast of classic …

2015 Range Rover Sport SVR

Trying to decide which road-eating high-end SUV to choose just got more complicated. The 2015 Range Rover Sport SVR is ready to run with the fastest …