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7 Types of Shirt Every Man Should Own | Mens Style Essentials

Types of Shirt – An Introduction<p>A common mistake in innumerable mens wardrobes is a lack of pre-planning. I was guilty of this crime, until I figured …

Men's Fashion

18 things you should always throw away before you move

Moving can be expensive and exhausting, but there are ways to make it a little easier. You can use apps designed to help keep track of your things and that will find the best moving rates. You can rent reusable plastic bins instead of collecting cardboard boxes. But more importantly, you can …

Minimalism

How To Make Moving Easier, According To Someone Who Does It All The Time

Moving is consistently ranked as one of the top 10 most stressful things in life. While I agree that it's one of the most difficult things you can …

Minimalism

Proven Style Hacks Every Man Needs To Know

Being a man doesn't always mean you'll know the fastest or best way to get a job done. Manuals and following rules tend to evade us and we're natural …

Cleaning

Steve Jobs Used These 3 Deceptively Simple Questions to Turn Apple into an Innovation Powerhouse

Why don't more bosses ask them?<p>Steve Jobs did many things to make himself successful. He trained his brain using this simple meditation technique. He immersed himself in these highly unusual books. He also listened to ten songs that inspired and motivated him.<p>Steve Jobs also helped thousands of …

Innovation

Check Out These 15 No-Closet and Tiny Closet Ideas That Work

Do you have a tiny closet? No closet at all? Getting ready isn’t any fun when there’s no organized space for your clothes. But don’t fret—there are …

How to Pack Valuables When You Are Moving Into a New Home

Whether you are moving across the street or miles away to a different continent all together; relocation is an undoubtedly a daunting task.<p>Packing …

Google Wanted to Know What Makes a Manager Great, So It Conducted a Study. Here Are the Results

Good leaders avoid micromanaging.<p>20 years ago, you probably would've laughed if someone said your life would one day be irrevocably changed by a company called Google. <i>What's a google</i>?<p>But, as you know, Google's become the largest entity in one of the biggest tech companies in the world. And it's …

Leadership

Steve Jobs's Advice on the Only 4 Times You Should Say No Is Brilliant

With so many things coming our way every day, Steve Jobs calls us back to the importance of focus with one prophetic quote.<p>In the frantic pace of life to do more and be more, we hardly think about the importance of <i>focus.</i><p>That's why, for those free-spirited, creative thinkers and entrepreneurs …

Time Management

I Got Chipped: A Dispatch From The Frontier Of Wearable Tech

It’s possible that in the not-too-distant future, we’ll all be walking around with implants no bigger than a grain of rice under our skin, transmitting everything from payment capabilities to health data. The question is: Will it ever feel normal?<p>The best technology is intuitive, and almost …

The Rise and Fall of Wearables

Wearables are going the way of GPS, and pure-play companies are struggling to stay above water.<p>Wearables were all the rage for the last few years, …

12 Excellent Apps for Improving Your Physical and Mental Health

It’s a new year and many people are already failing on their 2018 resolution to stay active and healthy. If you have an iPhone or an Apple Watch …

This Is the Best Hybrid Smartwatch I’ve Ever Worn

At a recent physical, a feeling of shame washed over me as I answered my doctor’s litany of standard questions. <i>Profession?</i> Writer who works from …

7 Ways to Make This Year More Mindful

A brand new year is upon us, and whether or not you’ve actually written down a list of resolutions, you’re probably hoping that this year will be …

Mindfulness

Becoming Minimalist’s Top Posts of 2017

A special thanks to each of you for making 2017 such an enjoyable year at Becoming Minimalist. This website continues to reach people beyond my …

Minimalism

7 steps to declutter your home, life and finances before 2018

Get rid of the clutter now so that, come 2018, you can focus on the things you want to add to your life.<p>Like a lot of people, I entered into this year with a lot of goals in mind. I was going to save more money, eat better, actually exercise, etc. — and for the most part, I made the changes I …

The Key Mental Habit of Simplicity

I’ve written a lot about simplifying your life, from the philosophy behind it to the tactical steps to getting to simplicity.<p>But the true key isn’t …

Minimalism

Be Clutter Free: Clear out the clutter inside and out

I remember going through my kitchen drawers and cabinets, pulling out appliances and thinking, “but what if I need that (rice …

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Just Gave the Best Leadership Advice in 7 Words

No wonder Amazon's Jeff Bezos tried to poach him.<p>Well, I have to admit one thing today:<p>I underestimated what Satya Nadella could do for Microsoft.<p>When he first became Microsoft's CEO, the tech giant was in a mess.<p>Not only was it losing to its biggest competitors, there was a lot of infighting.<p>But …

Satya Nadella

A Definitive Guide to Minimalist Fashion

When you hear the phrase “minimalist fashion,” chances are a few things come to mind. You probably picture those tightly curated wardrobes you see …

Steve Jobs Systematically Cultivated His Creativity. You Can Too.

What Jobs did intuitively to unlock his creativity has been scientifically proven to work.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The Apple brand is synonymous with creative product design as well as appealing to the creative artist. This was in large part thanks to …

Creativity

The quickest way to declutter your wardrobe - TODAY.com

It happens slowly: You buy a few shirts here, a couple pairs of shoes there. You move your winter clothes to the top of your closet, and then break out your summer clothes again. Before you know it, you find that you don’t even have enough space in your closet to put away all your clean laundry.<p>Not …

Minimalism

Elon Musk says we need to regulate AI before it becomes a danger to humanity

Elon Musk’s thoughts on artificial intelligence are pretty well known at this point. He famously compared work on AI to “summoning the demon,” and has warned time and time again that the technology poses an existential risk to humanity. At a gathering of US governors this weekend, he repeated these …

8 TED Talks to Help You Overcome Your Fear of Failure

Eight videos that will help inspire you to go for your dreams.<p>Guest Writer<p>Author and Brand Storyteller<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Debbie Millman told me her biggest regret was not “going for it” after she graduated college. She took the “safe” option, got a job and …

TED Talks

How to Throw Stuff Away Without Any Regret

In the average American home, there are over 300,000 items.[1] That's true even though 1 in 10 Americans (and rising) rent offsite storage[4] and …

What Will Make You an Exceptional Leader, Exactly? It Comes Down to 1 Word

The question comes down to this: Are you courageous enough to pull it off?<p>Poor leadership is everywhere, costing businesses millions of dollars. One of the factors behind it -- a true blind spot for most people in management roles -- is their inability to display this one strength of the most …

Leadership

How to Pack Up and Move Quickly

The irony of doing a story like this is that most people that have to pack up and move quickly are not taking the time to research on how to pack up …

Minimalism

Here's How Steve Jobs Drove Apple's Phenomenal Growth

Trying to beat companies like Procter & Gamble and Airbnb at the innovation game? Wharton professor David Robertson offers an alternative strategy.<p>"Innovate or die," declared management philosopher Peter Drucker. But innovation is easier said than done. Established players like Procter & Gamble …

Innovation

It’s Ok to Stop Doing It All

“We sometimes do so much that we end up losing ourselves. We sell out our purpose, peace, and joy for the idea that we should be doing it all. …

6 Streaming Documentaries Sure to Fuel Your Minimalist Fire

In an increasingly overwhelming world, minimalism is having a moment. It seems very appealing (and doable!) to take control of your life one …