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Traveler's Dad Whisperer on What to Buy for Father's Day

Who says your last-minute gift can't also be the perfect choice?<p>Father's Day is this weekend and, as a dad myself, I'm hoping you planned ahead and got yours something nice. But on the off chance you didn't, I'll trade my Luxury Editor title to be <i>Condé Nast Traveler</i>'s dad whisperer for one day …

Curious to Try the Keto Diet? Here's Everything You Can and Cannot Eat

The keto diet has been one of the most talked-about health trends in the past year. The low-carb, high-fat diet induces a state of ketosis in your body, creating ketones that burn fat instead of the glucose converted from carbohydrates. In other words, the keto (short for ketogenic) diet forces …

The best new grooming items this week

Sometimes we all need a little pick-me-up to get us through the week, but at GQ we believe the best solution to a rainy day is a little self love. …

Taking the Risk Out Of The High Stakes Sponsorship Game

In the wake of compelling Super Bowl and GRAMMY Award performances – and with the Olympics and Oscars on the way – most of the conversation in the marketing community has been what’s wrong with sponsorships – the poor quality of the ads, waning TV audiences, and focus on political statements. …

Is this the ultimate keto diet hack?

Superhuman energy. A fog-free brain. Effortless weight loss. These are just a few promises of the high-fat, low-carb ketogenic lifestyle—the …

Microsoft Excel — How Do I Quickly Create a Workbook with Multiple Tabs?

Real Question — Here’s my Answer<p>Question?<p>“I need to create a workbook with approximately 50 tabs where we are going to track specific activities. …

Analytics

Solving Hard Problems With Simple Ideas

To wrap your head around how good we are at solving hard problems with simple solutions, consider how much of a mathematician you need to be to catch …

Mathematics

Santa's Waistline Is About to Get a Lot Smaller With These Keto Gingerbread Doughnuts

Do you get overwhelmed by all the classic, delicious, sugar-filled, unhealthy treats that make their rounds during the holiday season? Why not mix things up this year and try something that will not only taste amazing but also fuel your brain, give your body energy, and promote it to burn its own …

What To Research About The Company You Want To Work For: A Seven-Point Checklist

Employers and recruiters are impressed when a candidate has done research in advance and has knowledge of the company s/he is applying to. Just like a personal relationship grows when you take time and effort to learn about the other person, when you take the time and effort to learn about a …

MLB Hits Home Run, With Double-Digit Increase In Sponsorship Revenue

Riding a wave of exciting postseason play, new stars and collaborative structure at the business level, Major League Baseball ended its 2017 season with a 12% increase in sponsorship revenue year-over-year compared with 2016. Sources at the league indicated that it’s possible the figure could …

11 Alexa-Compatible Devices That Make Great Gifts

Hey Alexa, show me the best gifts for people who probably couldn't function without their Amazon Echo<p>This year, the Internet of Things is the <i>thing</i>. If you’re not up on what that actually means, it’s essentially the integration of all things digital and Web-based with the rest of the objects in our …

John Hardy’s Creative Director Talks Today’s Must-Have Jewelry and More

Hollie Bonneville Barden tells us what jewelry she’s wearing right now.<p>Hollie Bonneville Barden’s keen eye for elegant details and boundary-pushing …

Jewelry

14 of the Best Butt Exercises You Can Do Without a Gym Membership

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Keep dinner simple tonight with this chicken, chorizo and green chile hash recipe

When you're looking to stretch leftovers, you can't go wrong with hash. It's one-pan comfort food — simple and no fuss. And you can make it with almost anything, from roast beef to clams, duck to vegetables. For this recipe, take that leftover chicken in the fridge (or pick up a rotisserie chicken …

The 11 Best New Menswear Items to Buy Right Now

The Most Essential Online Menswear Shops

Buying your clothes online is essential. The internet is one of the only places where you can track that bank-account-crushing grail, find a nice shirt and tie you always seem to need for that one thing, get driven to the point of insanity by sneakers that sell out instantly, and eventually settle …

Men's Fashion

Eight Hip Stretches That Counter the Effects of Sitting All Day

You and I probably spend too much time sitting. Excessive sitting makes our hips very tight, which in turn, can affect our posture and make it harder …

Yoga

Can You Solve 'Einstein's Riddle?'

In this TED-ED video, we're presented with what's called "Einstein's Riddle." As the video-makers admit, it apparently has nothing to do with …

The Food Lab: My 19 Favorite Summer Grilling Recipes

Even when I lived in a New York apartment, grilling (perhaps illegally, on my balcony) was my favorite way to spend a warm summer evening. Now that I'm out in the Bay Area, warm summer evenings don't really exist, but I've got far more room for grilling than I've ever had before, which means that …

Cooking

Quiet Squeaky Carpeted Floors with This Kit

Over time, as the plywood subfloor under your carpet expands and contracts, the nails can come loose and the subfloor separated from the floor …

9 Mashed Potato Mistakes

Ensure your spuds are the fluffiest ever<p>Po-TAY-to, po-TAH-to, right? Not when it comes to smooth, fluffy mashed ones. There are a lot of things that could go wrong: they're too lumpy, too gluey, too cold, too bland. We chatted with BA Test Kitchen director Mary-Frances Heck to find out where home …

Scary Client Feedbacks Designed As Classic Horror Movie Posters

Philippines studio Serious Studio wanted to combine the hard agency daily life with classic 20-30’s horror movies. It gives <i>Creative Horror Stories</i> : …

The Hip Stretch That Helps You Lift More Weight (Plus, It Feels Really Good)

Have 2 to 5 free minutes during the day? Use them to do this mobility drill<p>The modern world is a sedentary world. Most men spend more time sitting during the day than not.<p>And that’s causing a big problem for your hip joint, says <i>Men’s Health</i> Fitness Director BJ Gaddour. The ball-and-socket joint …

This Product Is the Greatest Innovation at CES

You’ll want to own one right now. Plus, 12 other show-stealers to round out an exciting week of innovation at CES 2016 in Las Vegas

Self-Flying Drone Startup Lily Robotics Gets Massive $34 Million In Pre-orders

In the span of the past year, drones have almost become mainstream consumer devices. Lily Robotics, maker of a forthcoming drone that follows users around while filming them, is one of the benefactors in this movement. The San Francisco startup said it’s collected $34 million in pre-orders for …

Drones

The Secret Manual to Creating Deep Forgeries

This guide will get you started with @DeepForger (a Twitter bot by @alexjc) that paints your photos using techniques from famous artists. It’s still …

Painting

Résumé Doctor Reveals 5 Surprising Secrets to Getting a Job Interview

Here’s how to knock them dead with a sheet of paper<p>Want to land your dream job this year? Then you need to have a résumé that kicks ass in today’s world.<p>“When you send your résumé to a company now, before any human ever reads it, the information gets put through software that ranks your résumé …

What Is Category Management?

The concept of category management is familiar to those in retail, who look to manage clusters of items within a shop environment, but it also a way for companies to buy more effectively and to save significant sums of money in procurement.<p>At its most basic level, category management is about …

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KPIs And Corporate Stupidity

I worked for a long time in fast-growing companies, where people are moving too fast to stop and take measurements every five minutes. It wasn’t until I started consulting that I saw just how much measurement of everyday tasks goes on in most large employers.<p>I was shocked. I met competent and smart …