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Ditch the Monthly Gym Fees — Get Fit With These 5 YouTube Channels

It’s Monday night, and the siren song of your comfy couch and that “Game of Thrones” you recorded has you skipping the gym. Again. What’s it been now …

Fitness

9 Fitness Gifts for Father's Day | Men’s Health

9 Fitness Gifts for Father's Day That He'll Actually Use<p>No "dadbod" to see here<p>Nike/Apple/PowerBeats/FitBit<p>This just in: Your dad wants more than a necktie for Father's Day.<p>Good thing there are plenty of other options, especially if your father has an interest in getting fit. A host of gifts can …

Investing: A lot of you are doing it wrong

<b>By Rob Carrick</b><p>The hazards of picking individual stocks as an investor are bluntly summed up in a video interview with Harold Pollack, the co-author of a new book called <i>The Index Card: Why Personal Finance Doesn't Have to Be Complicated</i>. He says that in trying to pick winning stocks, investors are …

Personal Finance

25 Best Financial Blogs

There is no shortage of personal finance blogs available on the Internet. If you have a question about anything from car insurance to mutual funds, …

Personal Finance

Tony Robbins Says Trying to Be Perfect Is ‘Insane'

Most people are anemic when it comes to decision-making. They get paralyzed by fear or lack of certainty – or they just get overwhelmed and don’t …

Self-improvement

Making Sense Of The Many Business Models In The Sharing Economy

Do we even know what the sharing economy is anymore? Breaking down all the business models, from for-profit, venture-backed corporations to small cooperative collectives.<p>Is Uber even part of the sharing economy? Does Airbnb’s business model have a positive or negative impact on communities? Are …

Innovation

15 Ways To Work Out Harder And Actually See Results

For everyone who's ready to take their fitness to the next level.

How To Change Your 5 Common Career Resolutions So You’ll Actually Be More Successful

Update some common career resolutions to be more effective, happy, and productive in 2016.<p>For many, a new year on the calendar means that it’s time for personal and professional goal-setting and resolutions. But, before you start mapping out your game plan for landing that new job or promotion, it …

Employment

Is This The Most Technologically Advanced Book Ever Published?

A Google Ventures-backed startup partners with NASA, Microsoft, and satellite makers on a children’s book of galactic ambition.<p>It began as an audacious side project. Three dads and an uncle got together to make a personalized book for children. <i>The Little Boy/Girl Who Lost His/Her Name</i>, in which any …

Books

Corporations Will Never Solve Climate Change

The American climate activists who have flocked to the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference in Paris this week tend to have one thing in common: many own the “it” car for their tribe, the VW Jetta Wagon TDI. At 49 MPG, the Jetta does better than many hybrids, and drives German, too. <i>Car and</i> …

Climate

2015 Whiskey Gift Guide | Men's Health

2015 Gift Guide for Whiskey Geeks<p>Behold the best brown liquors currently known to man. You’ll find gifts for your dad, your buddies, and what the hell, for yourself, too<p>John McCarthy<p>From smoky Speyside single malts to peaty Irish “scotches” to a $500 bottle of Jack Daniels (!), drink in the many …

The Ultimate Visual Encyclopedia Of Booze

The folks over at Pop Chart Lab—the Brooklyn-based studio that parlayed the infographic trend into a lucrative business—aren’t strangers to a good drink. In fact, some of their best work has been boozy: the definitive cocktail-mixing chart, a rundown of the most famous fictional beers, and a map of …

Infographics

The Best Foods for Men

We sampled and reviewed thousands of products to separate the dietary duds from the nutritional heroes<p>Edited By Paul Kita<p>Mitch Mandel/Matt Rainey<p>Here’s your list<p>Every summer, food companies converge in New York City for the Fancy Food Show. Attendees walking the floor this year heard vendors …

Genius Stocking Stuffer Gifts under $40 | Men's Health

Genius Stocking Stuffer Gifts Under $40<p>You’d never think to ask for these cheap trinkets, but you’ll be glad you did<p>These gifts aren’t the items at the top of your wish list, but they should be. They’re small, practical, and cheap—the three necessary components to the perfect stocking stuffer.<p>Some …

The World Could Run Entirely On Wind, Solar, And Hydro Power By 2050

We can fully get rid of fossil fuels quickly, if countries can just find the political will.<p>In a few decades, the world could be powered by nothing but wind, water, and sunlight. That’s the conclusion of a new study released just before world leaders head to Paris to strike a climate deal.<p>“These …

5 Shoes Every Guy Should Own

There aren't that many, but these are must-haves for every man

Shoes

The Best Dress Shoes for Men | Men's Health

20 Best Dress Shoes For Men<p>These shoes will help you enter the board meeting in style<p>Image courtesy of Timberland, Kenneth Cole, and Florsheim<p>A man should always aim to dress and look his best, whether you’re on your way to the office, a happy hour event with your co-workers, or to a bachelor …

“Leadership Qualities” vs. Competence: Which Matters More?

There’s sometimes a disconnect between how we talk about leadership qualities (we tend to use words like <i>authority</i>, <i>power</i>, and <i>emotional intelligence</i>) and what we actually require from the people leading teams and other working groups (arguably, competence and a deep knowledge of the specific work …

Leadership

What Engineering a Reverse Innovation Looks Like

When a company investigates a new product opportunity, it is important to define the problem, and the requirements that will dictate a viable solution, independently from the company’s existing lines of similar products or preconceived ideas of what a solution should entail. This is especially true …

Innovation

Even The Most Conservative Estimates For Renewables Show Huge Growth Is Coming

The next decade will mark a massive rise in non-fossil fuel sources of energy.<p>The International Energy Agency has a reputation for downplaying the importance of solar and wind power. So, when it says in its latest report that renewables could account for more than a quarter of generation by 2020, …

Renewable Energy

Ideo.org Is Bringing Low-Cost Precision Agriculture To Developing Countries

Even with simple, low-tech tools, farmers can drastically increase the productivity of their farms.<p>Precision agriculture allows farmers to maximize their yields while using the fewest amount inputs–water, fertilizer, seeds, for instance–possible. By mapping fields and deploying sensors, they can …

SEC Expands Equity Crowdfunding Beyond Rich People

It’s been three years since the Jump-Start Our Business Start-Ups Act passed, giving startups the option to sell equity stakes online. But until the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) released a set of final rules on Friday, only accredited investors–those who meet required levels of income …

Startups

A top recruiter on what anyone can see after 30 seconds with your resume

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora: What do recruiters look for in a resume at first glance?</i> <i>Answer by Ambra Benjamin, Engineering Recruiter.</i><p>I don’t look through stacks of resumes anymore. I hate paper. I do everything online.<p>There has been for many decades, a mysterious Wizard of Oz-type …

Employment

Why Companies Need To Think Deeply About The Labor Implications Of A Second Machine Age

Automation may boost a business’s bottom line, but overlooking the effects on people will have potentially nasty repercussions.<p>The rise of robots and other smart machines is likely to have huge ramifications for the way we work and perhaps whether many of us work at all. One often cited study shows …

Age of the neutrino: Plans to decipher mysterious particle take shape

A graphical guide to four giant experiments spread across the world.<p>As researchers at CERN, Europe’s particle-physics laboratory near Geneva, dream …

Physics

A couple planning to retire at age 33 explain how much money they have to save

One Cambridge, Massachusetts couple hopes to cut that age nearly in half and retreat to a rural homestead in Vermont by age 33.<p>It's an ambitious, but doable, goal that "The Frugalwoods" — a software engineer and a communications manager who chose not not to use their real names on their eponymous …

Retirement

Verzasca River. Switzerland

Loading...<p>Swiss mountains are known worldwide. But rivers of this country are no less remarkable. One of such rivers is located in the heart of the …

European Travel

17 things keeping you from getting rich, according to a journalist who spent his career studying millionaires

In addition to boiling down the "secret" to building wealth in 13 principles, he revealed 30 "major causes of failure" that hold many of us back from getting rich.<p>Here are 17 that are still relevant today.

Self-improvement

35 Hidden Podcasts You Really Should Be Listening To

Because the second series of Serial still hasn't bloody arrived yet.<p>1. <i>Grownups Read Things They Wrote as Kids</i> (suggested by teaganfe)<p>The title sums it up. As teaganfe says: "'Grown ups' read short fiction, diary entries, letters, and more that they wrote as young children or teens <b>to a live …

Harry Potter

Lessons From A Study of Perfect Pitch Decks: VCs Spend An Average of 3 Minutes, 44 Seconds On Them

DocSend, a startup that provides people with a secure and private way of sharing files like offer letters or legal agreements, studied more than 200 pitchdecks to figure out the right way to graduate from bootstrapped to seed-funded, or from angels to a Series A.<p>They partnered with Harvard Business …

Venture Capital