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8 Keys to Coming Off as the Expert in Whatever You Sell

Solve their problem instead of simply selling them something.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The most successful salespeople in the world don’t come across as salespeople at all. Instead, they carry themselves as experts in their industry who can solve key challenges …

The 10 Best Shampoos for Thinning Hair

Add some extra thickness where you need it most.<p>Suddenly seeing a new patch of sparse hairs where there used to be many is never fun. Luckily, there are a few key ways to keep your hair looking full. And it all starts with a shampoo that promotes volume and thickness. Here are 10 of the best to get …

These before-and-after photos show how much you can realistically change your abs in 2 weeks

When you already have abs, that is.<p>Most people who want more defined abs do a couple extra crunches or eat half a tub of ice cream rather than the whole thing — but Iulia Danilova, a 25-year-old Los Angeles mum to a 2-year-old daughter, recently pulled out ALL the stops in an effort to sculpt her …

7 Ways to Get People To Like You From an FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

15 Things You Must Own Before You Invite a Woman Over

Paper towels are not coffee filters.<p>So no one told you life was gonna be this way, but now you’re here and we’re telling you: Life is this way. You can’t live by your twentysomething dorm-life values forever—at least, not if you plan to get laid. To show visitors to your home that you are a legit …

Pulp Fiction

The Only 8 Moves You Need to Be Fit

Squat<p>For the most elemental of human movements—sitting down and getting back up, or lifting something heavy off the ground—there is no better …

Workouts

The Most Important Thing to Do Before Sharpening Your Images

The Internet is full of articles and videos telling you what technique will revolutionize the way you add sharpness to your images, but almost none …

I Built a 22″ Gridded Beauty Dish for $4 Using Dollar Store Foam Boards

I recently got bored and decided to expand a super-budget project I’m working on. I love gridded beauty dishes for dramatic artsy stuff, beauty, and …

This 100-Year-Old To-Do List Method Promises Maximum Productivity

It’s called the Ivy Lee Method.<p>When you’re writing your to-do list, it’s tempting to write down all the tasks you might <i>possibly</i> get done the …

Time Management

How to quit bad habits without willpower: 3 secrets from neuroscience

Got any serious bad habits? The extra-strength ones with the FDA warning. The kind you really beat yourself up about — but still engage in all the …

Self-help

These three strategies can help you master any subject

I learned a lot in 2017. I learned about how the European Union works, because Britain decided to leave it. I learned what a social media-obsessed presidency looks like, and the distinctive outlines of a political party that picks power over principle. I learned that a Trump presidency can force a …

Pedagogy

There's a scientific reason some people are more motivated than others — but it's possible to change

There are mornings when I look over my to-do-list and just keep staring blankly at it. Instead of getting to work, I keep checking my inbox, news feed, and making a fresh cup of green tea. Then I notice the dirty dishes in the kitchen.<p>I get the dishes cleaned up, but there are also those clothes …

How to Invite People to Do Things Without Being Awkward | Art of Manliness

You’ve talked to a cute barista at your favorite coffee shop for months, but you only see her when she’s working.<p>You’ve become good buddies with a …

5 Dos and Don’ts When Shooting With Models

Photographing a human subject successfully has a lot to do with making a connection, making sure your model is feeling comfortable, and being …

Portable

How Much to Disclose in Conversations With New People | Art of Manliness

<i>Social Briefings are short bi-monthly dispatches that offer practical tips to improve your social skills.</i> <i>Read more on their raison d’etre</i><i>.</i> <b></b><p>Once you …

Relationships

333 Weight Loss Tips That You'll Wish You Read Sooner

Totally doable advice from nutritionists, personal trainers, and people who have successfully lost weight and kept it off.

7 Productivity Hacks To Get Moving When You're A Lazy Bastard

It takes more than willpower and self-control to blast through your daily to-do list and live a productive life.<p>You know you need to do The Very …

Time Management

3 Ways to Find Your Passion and Make It Your Business

Sometimes uncovering your passion can lead you to the career of your dreams.<p>As a young child, I dreamt of becoming a veterinarian. In fact, I had never even considered a career in anything else. I was so sure--until I got to college. Even though I enrolled in pre-vet, I never finished. Why? Because …

Entrepreneurship

This gadget can let you talk in up to 80 languages

If you don't have the time to learn a new language, you can typically depend on apps to help bridge a communication gap. For next level …

Language

25 Cheat Sheets For Taking Care Of Yourself Like A Damn Adult

Being a well-adjusted human has never been easier.

20 Cheat Sheets For When You're Trying To Eat A Little Healthier

Eating like a ~healthy person~ has never been easier.

From Elon’s love of “Hitchhiker’s” to Zuckerberg’s Greek epics: How literature has inspired technology

Mark Twain is best known for all-American novels like <i>The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn</i> and <i>Tom Sawyer</i>. But he was also a forward-thinking futurist. Back in 1898, in his short story <i>From The London Times</i><i>,</i> Twain described a gadget called the Telelectroscope—a “limitless-distance” telephone that …

Literature

Last Chance To Enter The 2016 13 Inch MacBook Pro Giveaway

We have a great contest for our readers in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store this week, the 2016 13 Inch MacBook Pro Giveaway.<p>You can find more …

How To Get Lean Fast - The No BS Guide

It’s time to face the muscle music guys. You need to burn calories to get lean or ‘toned’.<p>This means intensity <i>and</i> duration need to be two key aspects …

Exercise

13 Ways To Make Money While Travelling That Actually Work

You could get used to working in this office<p>Let’s talk about “The Dream.” We may have different ideas about what it is, but we have one thing in …

Podcast: How to Avoid Scams | The Art of Manliness

<b>Brett</b>: Brett McKay here and welcome to another edition of The Art of Manliness podcast. We’ve probably all seen some sort of scam or fraud there is …

Psychology

How to Effectively Manage Your Attention | The Art of Manliness

In our last post we provided a big picture overview of what attention is and how it works. We explored the fact that while many people only think of …

Never Complain; Never Explain | The Art of Manliness

<i>Never complain; never explain.</i><p>This pithy little maxim was first coined by the British politician and prime minister Benjamin Disraeli, and adopted as …

5 Ways to Build Your Personal Magnetism | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: The following selection comes from</i> The Technique of Building Personal Leadership <i>(1944) by Donald A. Laird. It has been condensed from</i> …

How to Improve Your Working Memory and Become More Productive | The Art of Manliness

Whether you’re answering hard questions, making impromptu remarks, analyzing a situation, or synthesizing a bunch of data points into a cohesive and …