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How Pakistan and India can prevent future heat wave fatalities

The 1.4 billion people of India and Pakistan are no strangers to long periods of sizzlingly hot and humid weather at this time of year. The average …

11 documentaries that will make you smarter about business

From a film on Wal-Mart's business practices to one on aspiring sommeliers, each will simultaneously entertain and educate you about business.

Dot-com

How the Navy SEALs Train for Leadership Excellence

Almost every world-class, high-performance organization takes training and education seriously. But Navy SEALs go uncomfortably beyond. They’re obsessive and obsessed. They are arguably the best in the world at what they do. Their dedication to relentless training and intensive preparation, …

7 Questions You Should Ask Before Accepting Stock Options

There are seven important questions you should ask in order to estimate the ultimate value of your stock options.<p>You just received a job offer from a startup that includes 50,000 stock options. That is wonderful…or is it?<p>I reviewed and approved hundreds of employment offer letters at my various …

40 Foreign Films to Watch Instantly

In the golden age of the so-called “art cinema”, college-aged cineastes and middle-aged professorial types needed only to congregate at the local …

6 shampoos to use if you're worried about hair loss

In fact, two-thirds of American men will experience some sort of hair loss by the time they're 35, according to the American Hair Loss Association.<p>Male pattern baldness, which is inherited genetically, is the major reason for hair loss (although stress and illness can also be catalysts).<p>So far, no …

Hair Care

14 books by mega-successful CEOs that will teach you how to run the world

But the ones worth reading ditch the platitudes in favor of instructive anecdotes — which is why they so often come from execs who have lived through it.

CEOs

Melt Away Fat with The Metabolic Supercharge

Crank up your calorie burn and shed stubborn pounds with this full-body fat fryer<p>You have to give those last 5 to 10 pounds hanging around your middle credit: They have real staying power. Like a cold, Madonna, and hipsters, they just won’t go away.<p>But now you can kick those pigheaded pounds to the …

The Full-Body Caveman Workout

<b>Duration</b> 4 days<p><b>Exercises</b> 28<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>Are you a chimp or a champ? Want to evolve from a Paleolithic Neanderthal into a fully developed biped? Then …

Google goes DARPA

Regina Dugan loves to tell the story of how she got her current job. It was a little over two years ago, and Dugan, a mechanical engineer by training …

An Introvert's Guide to Networking

<i>Andrea Deets is the Lead Writer at Crew, an invite-only network connecting short-term software projects with handpicked developers and designers. This post originally appeared on the Crew blog.</i><p>Once I was making oatmeal in the microwave in my dorm and two of my other flatmates came in…<p>I never cooked …

55+ Best Men's Online Shops For Fashion & Clothes

Online shopping is the final frontier of the retail experience. It’s a burgeoning marketplace accessible from your smartphone, and the virtual stores …

The 12 Most Amazing Photo Essays Of 2013

By Morgan Clendaniel3 minute Read<p>There’s something they say about words and pictures, so we won’t belabor this too much. Below you’ll find some of …

Chinese Economy

If You Want A Job At Twitter, Prepare To Answer This Baffling Question About Rainfall Puddles

Luckily for us, he wrote a blog post about the experience. (At one point, he was asked, "is this an anagram of a palindrome?")<p>But because he was being considered for a coding position, Kozakov was asked to create a model for solving a math problem, in the form of code.<p>The problem at first glance …

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Strategic Circuit Training for Maximum Calorie Burn

Back in the early 1960s, Chuck Coker wanted to improve training efficiency and maximize strength and muscle gains all while improving health and …

Yahoo’s Geek Goddess

As one of Google’s highest-ranking women, Marissa Mayer became a Silicon Valley superstar, but inside the search giant her dazzle sometimes wore thin, with colleagues rebelling against her imperious style. In the wake of Mayer’s jump to run the struggling Yahoo, Bethany McLean asks whether she will …

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4-Minute Fat-Burning High-Intensity Workout

We all live busy lives and there are a lot of people who claim that they simply dont have time to go to the gym for a long cardio workout or strength …

Fashion Made Easy

The AskMen Acquire team thoroughly researches & reviews the best gear, services and staples for life.<p><i>[SALE UPDATE: Save 25% on everything in Five Four's store. Sign up and save an additional 25% as a Five Four Club member.]</i><p>We know, we know — shopping's a huge pain. Not only do you need to find the …

16 Sinful Hot Chocolate Recipes You Have to Try

We know it’s hard to put down your pumpkin spiced latte in favor of any other warm winter drink. But that will get a whole lot easier once you read these 16 absolutely sinful hot chocolate recipes. Looks like its time to start stocking up on marshmallows! ;)<p>1. French Vanilla Hot Chocolate: French …

Apple Likes To Say Its Products Have The Best Displays; It Can Stop

While Apple likes to make a point that specs don’t make a product, it has been at the forefront of bringing better and better screens to customers in recent years, raising the bar for the entire industry in the process. The most important step came in 2010, when Apple introduced the iPhone 4 and …

How to Build an Interchangeable Wardrobe | The Art of Manliness

For the man with an unlimited budget, style is easy. The rest of us have to work a little harder to look good with the cash we have.<p><b>A key wardrobe</b> …

Bora Bora beyond the beach

Bora Bora is world-famous for its glinting turquoise lagoon, dazzlingly white sandy stretches of beach and luxurious resorts. With such a dreamlike setting, this magical island is, unsurprisingly, a great spot to decompress. But there’s much more to do than simply sipping a cocktail on your chaise. …

Rock Hard Nutrition: Expert Eating Guidelines

During the first four-week phase of your Rock Hard Diet, you’ll follow a basic low- to moderate-carb plan with a moderate calorie reduction. Then, …