Jeff

110 Flips | 6 Magazines | 10 Likes | 4 Following | @quijvo | Keep up with Jeff on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Jeff”

Passive income: 15 ways to let the money flow in

It's hard to beat passive income. Instead of toiling for it, you can sit back and let the money flow in. Here are 15 examples of how you might collect passive income streams.<p>For many people, toiling for a living isn't fun.<p>There can be lengthy commutes, dress codes, annoying coworkers, unreasonable …

Personal Finance

Robert Reich: Trump Voters, He’s Taking You For Suckers

<i>This article first appeared on RobertReich.org.</i><p>Almost one year in, it’s time for another update for Trump voters on his election promises:<p>1. <b>He told</b> …

I spent my summer working at Disney World — here are 21 things you didn't know about the park

There's no denying that the magic of Disney is infectious. Guests spend years saving up and travel from places all over the world just for a couple days of excitement and no matter how old you are, you can't ignore that giddy feeling you get when you step foot on Main Street and set your eyes on …

5 times Oscar winners' speeches got cut off ... awkwardly

Hamlet: “To be, or not to be?”<p>Everyone in line at Starbucks: “<i>La La Land</i>, or <i>Moonlight</i>?”<p>That feverish Oscar buzz is in the air, and it seems like people everywhere are placing their bets and buying popcorn in preparation for this Sunday’s award ceremony. Each year we tune in and cross our fingers …

23 surprising things that can make you successful

From the month you were born to your comedic timing, the weirdest quirks can affect how successful you'll ultimately be.<p>We combed through research on success to identify 23 surprising things that can influence your career trajectory. While some factors can be sought out, others are beyond your …

18 At-Home Date Ideas | The Art of Manliness

Every relationship expert will tell you that one of the keys to keeping the spark alive in a long-term relationship is continuing to court your …

Kids

The 12 Most Common Plants That Are Toxic to Cats and Dogs

Cats and dogs don’t usually know what things make them sick, so their curious nature occasionally gets the best of them. To keep your pets safe, …

6 Habits to Chisel a Solid 6 Pack

Use these simple tips to finally reveal your abs once and for all<p>If you can't see your abs, don't assume it's because you're missing out on a magical abdominal exercise or secret supplement. Blame your mindset.<p>You see, losing belly flab is a boring process. It requires time, hard work, and most …

Fitness

The 6 Secrets to Transforming Your Legs—and Ultimately Your Whole Body

Use this as motivation to never skip leg day again!<p>About a year ago, I decided to fully dedicate myself to transforming my legs. Which might sound funny, given that I’m the Fitness Director of <i>Men’s Health</i>.<p>But let me give you some context: Here at <i>MH</i>, I specialize in making fitness videos. In fact, …

Workouts

Want People To Respect You? Don't Do These 6 Things

Recently I attended a mini author conference put on by my wonderful publisher, Bibliomotion. Over the course of the day, we talked a good deal about the importance of presenting yourself as a credible source of information. As Erika Heilman, one of Biblio’s founders, says: “Why you?”<p>We were …

Harvard Business School

The Best EDC Folding Knives

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> This list has been updated with new picks for 2017. Our previous picks can be found on page two.<p>A good folding knife, first and …

Meet New York’s homeless fashion photographer

Mark Reay was looking for a job. It was 2007 when he entered a New York newsagents, writing down the email addresses of staff from magazines on the shelf. He sent out around 50 messages with some images from his photography portfolio. We called him back. Thus began seven years of shooting for …

Scientists discover specific brain cells responsible for alcoholism

Although alcoholism is a common disease that affects millions of people worldwide, the underlying causes have not been fully understood – until now. …

This Is the Single Best Upper-Body Exercise for Men. Are You Doing It?

Add this one-move workout to your routine for a bigger, stronger, and more athletic body<p>Ask me for an upper-body workout, and I’ll give you one exercise: the standing single-arm overhead press.<p>Here’s why: It works the deltoids, biceps, triceps, lats, and pecs, as well as all of the stabilizing …

Workouts

The Best Houseplants You (Probably) Won’t Kill

When it comes to indoor plants, men don’t have a reputation for green thumbs. But plant life is important: it can improve your home’s decor and feng …

Plants

How the Simple ‘1-2-3 Method’ Can Make You Stronger Than Ever

Maximize your strength and blast through plateaus with this easy-to-follow rep scheme<p>Some things are too complicated to possibly understand: taxes, space travel, women. But building <b>strength</b> doesn’t have to be. In fact, it can be as easy as 1-2-3.<p>A long-time favorite of coaches and trainers, the …

Workouts

High-Sugar Diet Can Impair Learning And Memory By Altering Gut Bacteria

The typical American diet is loaded with fat and sugar, and it may be hurting not only our physical health, but also our ability to think clearly.<p>New research from Oregon State University finds a high-sugar, high-fat diet causes changes in gut bacteria that seem to lead to significant losses in …

How successful people beat stress

<i>This post originally appeared at LinkedIn. Follow the author here.</i><p>There are two kinds of people in this world: those who believe they can make things happen and those who believe things happen to <i>them</i>.<p>The first group are convinced that the outcome of their lives and careers is more or less in their …

5 No-Equipment Back Exercises You Need in Your Life

<i>Photo: Pond5</i><p><i>By Chris Ryan for Life by DailyBurn</i><p>Hunching over laptops and smartphones for hours on end does your back no favors. In fact, it's one of the biggest -- and most important -- muscle groups we're guilty of ignoring. And the issue isn't just aesthetics (though a toned back can help you …

10 Body Language Secrets of Highly Successful People | Inc.com

You control your body, but your body also controls you. Simple gestures, simple postures--each makes a dramatic impact on how you think, feel, and perform.<p>But that doesn't mean you have to be an athlete or yogi or contortionist to take advantage of that. You can still be you.<p>Only now you can be a</i> …

How To Be A Bad Leader

I am the best bad leader in the world. Not only do I know everything about how to fail as a leader but I also have spent large amounts of time with …

How to Motivate Yourself in 10 Easy Steps

It’s 2:00 p.m. Your lunch sits snugly in your stomach causing fog to settle over your brain. Your energy is low. Thought processes stop mid-stream. …

21 Hilariously Honest Anna Kendrick Tweets That Prove She Just *Gets* You

<b>1. When she wasn’t afraid to tell it like it is:</b><p>For someone with such an intense need to be liked you’d think I would have figured out how to be less …

25 Quotes That Accurately Represent The Problems With Our Education System

I talk a lot about my problems with how our current education system is run today. The rigid guidelines it imposes on students, the killing of …

9 Secrets for Bigger, Stronger Muscles

Your body has about 650 muscles. It doesn't matter that you only care about four or five of them. You need every one in order to perform the normal functions of everyday life—eating, breathing, walking, holding in your stomach at the beach.<p>Granted, you don't need to spend a lot of time thinking …

Framing

Sharpening the Saw: Why Productive People Always Have Time for Exercise

Sven and Jack are two hearty loggers. One day, Jack challenges Sven: who can hand cut the most trees in a single day? Sven, sure of himself, accepts the challenge.<p>The rules are simple: each gets one saw to fall the most trees by the end of the day. The winner gets a gourmet lunch prepared by the …

Skinny-Guy Rules to Gaining Muscle

<b></b>Skinny-Guy Rules to Gaining MuscleHard-gainers, skinny bastards, or (to use the technical term) ectomorphs tend to think their inability to gain …

How to Sharpen a Knife

This simple, sure technique for how to sharpen a knife requires only two inexpensive tools<p>A stick sharpener comes with a pair of fine ceramic sticks …

17 Things You Should Know Before You Fall In Love With An Old Soul

By Koty Neelis,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1zlQvKI<p><b>1. Don’t worry about going overboard with impressing us. It’s the simple things in life we</b> …

This Is How We Date Now

We don’t commit now. We don’t see the point. They’ve always said there are so many fish in the sea, but never before has that sea of fish been right …