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8 Ways to Know When Someone Might Be Lying to You

A decade-long psychological study revealed that 60% of people lie during a typical 10-minute conversation. Here’s how to know when they’re doing …

11 Oddly Satisfying Ways To Make Your 20-Something House Feel Like A Real Home

By Krista Kohlmann,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1MQp7hc<p>1. Used furniture is your best friend<p>Most of us twenty-somethings don’t have the money to …

10 apps everyone should have on their computer

Mobile apps are far more popular than their desktop counterparts, but most people still rely on laptop or desktop computers, either for work or just browsing the web at home.<p>Whether you've invested in Apple's Mac line or a Windows PC, there are absolutely some worthwhile desktop apps out there to …

Apps

Men Choose Differently When They Choose with Other Men

We make a lot of joint decisions on a daily basis. Whether choosing to buy a car or house with your spouse, making business decisions with your coworkers, or simply deciding where to have dinner with a friend, we constantly find ourselves having to make choices with others. But when choosing …

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10 paid iPhone apps on sale for free for a limited time

If you think high-quality paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free are easy to come by, think again. Hundreds of iOS apps go on sale each day and …

Signs You Might Be an Architect

I was an architect in a former life, and although I may not be one anymore, I still know how to recognize one. Here are 11 telltale signs that you …

10 Instant Ways of Creating Charisma



Charismatic people are known to lead successful and productive lives. They charm others, light up the room and command attention wherever they go. …

5 Strategies to Effectively Manage 'Life Admin'

Have you ever had to refuse a fun activity or day out, as you have too many boring admin tasks to take care of?<p>Do you waste lots of time worrying …

Time Management

How to Customize Your Home Screen in iTunes

The placement of app icons on your iPhone’s Home screen can make life simple or hard. OK, maybe that’s a bit of an overstatement, but app icon placement is important to those of us who crave organization. You can choose to organize your apps using your iPhone, but you may find it more efficient to …

10 Things You Absolutely Need In The Bedroom

How many can you check off the list?<p>The pieces and ideas you need for your most comfortable, luxurious, and personal bedroom ever. How many can you check off the list? This piece originally appeared on elledecor.com.

The best GPS apps for iPhone

Whether you're an avid hiker or you are planning an ambitious road trip, you will definitely want to make use of a GPS app on your iPhone in order to …

He Knows the Secret to Living 94 Years

And Bobby Gersten is happy to share it<p>Every day after work, weather permitting, Bobby Gersten’s father would walk from his home in Long Beach, N.Y., to the ocean. He sometimes brought along his son, but forbid the 12-year-old Bobby from joining him for a swim. The choppy waves and strong current …

The Right Way to Wear a Pocket Square

Spoiler alert: It’s all about simplicity<p>When it comes to winning the style game, measuring up to more than mediocre requires some extra steps.<p>But don’t confuse making an effort with trying too hard. A dapper gentleman knows the secret to mastering the balance lies in his aptitude for accessorizing. …

10 Mindsets That Will Radically Improve Your Performance

Success is something all career-driven individuals desire yet it eludes many people — at least at the levels desired. Why are some businesspeople …

Why the modern world is bad for your brain

Photograph: Alamy<p>‘Because it is limited in characters, texting discourages thoughtful discussion or any level of detail, and its addictive problems are compounded by its …

IQ

'Downton Abbey' returns with more high-society secrets ... and sex

This could be the year that Lady Mary takes a lover — or, at the very least, takes control. In the Season 5 premiere of PBS's smash period drama <i>Downton Abbey</i>, the eldest Crawley daughter (Michelle Dockery) considers a gentleman caller's indecent proposal as they converse in her bedroom. Her one …

Most cancer types 'just bad luck'

<b>Most types of cancer can be put down to bad luck rather than risk factors such as smoking, a study has suggested.</b><p>A US team were trying to explain why some tissues were millions of times more vulnerable to cancer than others.<p>The results, in the journal Science, showed two thirds of the cancer types …

Cancer

Why Your Brain Loves Good Storytelling

It is quiet and dark. The theater is hushed. James Bond skirts along the edge of a building as his enemy takes aim. Here in the audience, heart rates increase and palms sweat. I know this to be true because instead of enjoying the movie myself, I am measuring the brain activity of a dozen viewers. …

Why Leaders Don’t Brag About Successfully Managing Stress

Imagine what it’s like to be General Motors CEO Mary Barra. In her brief tenure, GM will have recalled almost 28 million automobiles worldwide. Her firm is besieged by allegations of having a culture of carelessness and a dysfunctional bureaucracy.<p>Surely these problems crowd her thoughts. Her body …

How Daydreaming Helps Your Mind Focus

There’s a trick to doing it if you want your brain to benefit<p>Letting your mind wander may actually help your concentration, suggests new research from Cornell University.<p>Here’s why scientists think that: In a study, participants matched photos of celebrities more quickly and accurately than they …

How to Make Yourself Work When You Just Don’t Want To

There’s that project you’ve left on the backburner – the one with the deadline that’s growing uncomfortably near. And there’s the client whose phone call you really should return – the one that does nothing but complain and eat up your valuable time. Wait, weren’t you going to try to go to the gym …

Does Getting Up Early Make You More Successful?

Find out the truth behind six old health sayings<p>“Early to bed and early to rise makes a men healthy, wealthy, and wise.”<p>Benjamin Franklin was a clever dude with a gift for pithy truisms. But one of his famous lines fails to pass the scientific sniff test.<p>Compared to people who go to bed before 11 …

Don't Speculate: The Right Frames for Your Face

The 5 Most Common Pitfalls To Success | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

How many times have you already dreamed about big time change?<p>For example, have you ever wanted to eat better? Be more positive ? Increase your …

Weight Loss

Introducing the Luxe Family by MOO

About Courtney<p>Courtney is the founder of Design Work Life and Seamless Creative, a small design studio she runs with her husband Brian. She now …

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 …

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