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Free and Beautifully-Designed Resume Templates

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Graphic Design

5 Yoga Poses To Try Post-Surf (Or If You Just Have Tight Hips!)

All photos by @Mxmsurfphotos and appearing originally on No Shoes No Worries.<p><b>Enjoying all that time in the water but feeling sore the next day?</b> Or …

Yoga

10 Books Every Skier Should Read This Summer

We know the wait for winter is long and hard. To help you endure the dog days of summer, we’ve put together a list of our favorite ski-centric …

Google Just Launched a Smartphone Game to Teach Adults How to Code

From programmable LEGO robots to mobile apps like Hopscotch, there’s no shortage of games and toys designed to get children interested in computer …

North Georgia Whiskey + Moonshine Still

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>American<br>• Gear<br>• Home<br>• Whiskey<p>The North Georgia Still Company prides themselves on making world class copper stills using …

5 Useful Tips for Stretching Out Pizza Dough Like a Pro

Some people — yours truly included! — are always claiming that pizza is super easy to make at home. And in many ways it is. Pizza dough is simple to …

Five Treadmill Apps That Don’t Suck

Slogging along on the device of torture and misery that is the treadmill is hard to make fun unless you’re a masochist. But if you’re training for an …

10 Mental Tricks to Run Better

Tired and cranky? Use these simple ways to beat brain fatigue and run strong.<p>Amanda Rice knows how hard it is to run at the end of a long day. On top of her duties as a U.S. naval officer, Rice is a dentist and makes annual trips abroad to assist with community dentistry in places like Guatemala …

A physicist reveals the secrets of human endurance

A new book explains how our brains can hold our performance back, and how to get around it.<p>Watch the end of a long race, and you’ll notice a strange pattern: The athletes speed up. This happens to 5K runners, Olympic cross-country skiers, and ultramarathoners, who all suddenly find enough gas in …

Marathons

Lindsey Vonn's Core Routine Sounds Absolutely Brutal

Safe to say she's ready for the Olympics<p>Downhill ski racer Lindsey Vonn has made a household name of herself thanks to her ability to fly down an icy mountain on a pair of sticks at over 80 miles per hour not only without dying, but by doing so faster than anyone else. Makes sense that her core …

Winter Olympics

See More, Do More With This Endoscopic Camera for Your Smartphone

<b>* Tiny inspection camera syncs to your smartphone</b><b><br>* 1200P camera captures video at 30fps</b><b><br>* 11-foot cable included for extra convenience</b><p>It’s one of …

Want Explosive Cycling Power? Try the Box Jump

Build powerful cycling muscles with a simple move that you can do anywhere<p>This single-leg crossover plyo bench jump from <i>Maximum Overload</i> strengthens your quads, glutes, and core, and builds explosive power and overall coordination. It builds your maximum sustainable power, helping you fend off …

4 Sprint Workouts That’ll Increase Your Speed

Plus, why picking up the pace is so important to improving your performance.<p>Here’s the thing about running: If you don’t ever run fast, you’re never going to get faster. So if you’re trying to improve your running performance—even if it’s just to get those miles over with more quickly—then you need …

This $38 wireless camera lets your smartphone see where no other phone can

The Depstech WiFi Borescope Inspection Camera is easily one of the coolest smartphone accessories we’ve come across in recent history. Our readers …

Train Your Brain to Get Through Difficult Runs

One of the most common pieces of advice that I hear newbie runners tell each other is to “zone out” while on a run. Be it through music or simply letting go of your thoughts, as long as you’re not thinking about the fact that you're running, they say, then you’re better off.<p>That’s bad advice. Our …

TitanLIGHT – Refillable Waterproof Lighter

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>American<br>• Camping<br>• Gadgets<br>• Gear<br>• Survival<p>The TitanLIGHT was developed by Exotac to be the toughest waterproof and …

The 50 Best Wines Under $50

Every year I taste thousands of wines (I know, tough job), but I’m happy to report that finding great inexpensive examples has never been easier than …

The Next American Ski Towns

The ski town as we know it is dead. The cause? A toxic combination of all-time national wealth inequalities, wage stagnation, the proliferation of …

ScienceAlert Deal: 4 Essential Coding Languages You Should Know in 2018

Which is the best for you?<p>Coding is becoming a more and more essential and valued skill in a range of industries. Even if it isn't the core of your …

A Woman With 7 Income Streams Explains Why It's One of the Best Things You Can Do For Your Career

She offers advice on how to be your own boss.<p>In 2001, Dorie Clark was working as a political reporter. It was her first job out of grad school.<p>One …

10 Cool Cocktails You Should Be Drinking If You Want To Look Like A Pro

“You should go talk to that broody guy drinking the Appletini over there,” said no woman to her friend ever.<p>In a boozy world polluted with …

James Bond

The best fonts to use on a resume, according to typographers and designers

When it comes to writing a resume, there a few rules everyone is familiar with — avoid typos, and don't lie. But many applicants skip over crucial …

Typography

The 5 best ski resorts in South America

When considering which destination to choose for your next luxury ski trip, it is likely you will think of Europe, Canada and the USA as potentials, …

Mohu's latest indoor antenna has a 65-mile range

Mohu has something new for all of the cord-cutters out there. The company has upgraded its indoor Leaf antenna and the new version delivers a 65-mile reception range. That's up from the 50-mile range of the previous model. Mohu says that its SignaLift technology puts the Leaf Glide more on par with …

Recruiters Explain What The Worst LinkedIn Profiles Have In Common

Recruiters and hiring managers need to find your profile in the first place. Then they need to like what they see there.<p>Recruiters spend lots of time combing through LinkedIn profiles—possibly more than many would like. After awhile, they can start to blend together, which means that whatever you …

How to Improve Your Sales Skills, Even If You’re Not a Salesperson

At some point in your career, even if you’re not a salesperson, you’re going to have to sell something — whether it’s your idea, your team, or yourself. So how can you improve your sales skills, especially if you don’t pitch people often? What should you focus on first? And what should you do if …

The Best All-Mountain Skis for Men of 2018

<b>Updated March 2018</b><br>This winter brought out Men's All-Mountain Ski testers every condition imaginable. While most locals in the Sierra's would consider …

Skiing

Sporting South: Best New Lodges

Whether you’re after fin or feather, these destinations deliver<p><b>Abaco Lodge</b><br>Bahamas<p>Oliver White was a top fishing guide in Argentina in 2004 when he met, then guided, the New York City hedge fund impresario Bill Ackman. Ackman was so impressed with White that he hired him to manage money for his …

The 10-Minute Bench Press Solution

Make Gains, Bury the Pain<p>The Problem<p>Know what sucks? Not being able to do what you were once great at, or seeing your performance slowly get worse. …

Run Faster With Less Training Time: New Research on 10-20-30 Method

There are many training concepts that runners use to improve their performance as well as their health. Runners often engage in long and frequent …

Marathons