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Krav Maga: A Primer on the Martial Art of the Israeli Defense Forces | The Art of Manliness

I can’t remember how I first heard about Krav Maga, but I do remember being immediately intrigued. All martial arts have an appeal to most men and …

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New Approaches to New Markets: How C.K. Prahalad's Bottom of the Pyramid Strategies Are Paying Off

<i>Five years ago, C.K. Prahalad published a book titled,</i> The Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid<i>, in which he argues that multinational companies not</i> …

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Nutella Liqueur Is the Most Delicious Booze Ever

Nutella makes everything better -even booze. If you want to enjoy enjoy the delicious flavor of hazelnut and chocolate with vodka, you won't want to …

Carla Ridge Home in California by Steve Hermann Design

This week I had the opportunity to walk up these steps and into this amazing home at 1610 Carla Ridge in Beverly Hills, which was designed and built …

Installing The STACT Modular Wine Storage System

I knew that anything designed by Eric Pfeiffer of Pfeiffer Lab was going to be awesome, so when I had the opportunity to get my hands on some STACT …

China’s Economy, in Six Charts

China’s economy has entered a critical phase. Since the country opened its doors in 1978, the economy has witnessed tremendous growth. Its gross domestic product has surged from less than $150 billion in 1978 to $8,227 billion in 2012 (see “China’s GDP” chart below). In the process, more than 600 …

If You Want to Change the World, Partner with China

China has packed the equivalent of 200 years of industrialization in America into just two decades. A population of two million is considered a small city. A Chicago of new skyscrapers is built every year. And 200 million more people will move into cities in the next 12 years. Here, big is bigger …

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MARQUIS: A Rug Made for the Outdoors

Designer José Manuel Ferrero of estudi{H}ac partnered with VONDOM to take the idea of a rug and make it for the outdoors. Inspired by the look and …

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Road Trip Through Israel

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>For a first-time visitor such as I, discovering Israel’s countryside was equally as important as exploring its big cities, Tel Aviv and Jerusalem. The political and religious events that have occurred in this fabled land have reverberated around the world for thousands of …

So What Is the Future of Business?

Business is changing fast enough that “if you’re not asking questions about what’s different today, you’re on a path of complacency,” says Brian Solis, principal at the Altimeter Group and author of the new <i>What’s the Future of Business?: Changing the Way Businesses Create Experiences.</i> “It’s not …