Ankit Kharwade

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Conversation Etiquette: 5 Dos and Don'ts | The Art of Manliness

I think we’ve all encountered men who have a knack for good conversation. They can talk to anybody about anything in a laid-back, casual manner that …

100 Skills Every Man Should Know | The Art of Manliness

It’s been fodder for many a heated debate among men for centuries.<p>What skills should every man know?<p>A vast amount of ink and e-ink has been spilled …

Bad First Impressions and How to Recover | The Art of Manliness

Have you ever met someone new, and almost immediately realized you had made a bad first impression?<p>Maybe you made an off-color joke, were obviously …

Sioux and Native American Manhood | The Art of Manliness

“The Indian, in his simple philosophy, was careful to avoid a centralized population, wherein lies civilization’s devil. He would not be forced to …

How to Cut Toxic People Out of Your Life | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from AJ Harbinger.</i><p>There’s an old myth that frogs will pull down other frogs trying to escape a pot of boiling …

You May Be Strong . . . But Are You Tough? | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post written by Khaled Allen</i>.<p>As a little boy, I was scrawny, weak, and prone to illness (much like a certain former …

Podcast: Dating Tips and Advice For Men | The Art of Manliness

<b>Brett McKay</b>: Brett McKay here and welcome to another edition of the Art of Manliness Podcast. A big part of our lives are relationships particularly …

Relationships

How to Build Your Vocabulary In 5 Easy Steps | The Art of Manliness

Today, we’re going to talk about removing another kind of filler from your speech (and your writing as well): empty words. Just like empty calories …

Podcast: Alden Mills, Inventor of Perfect Push-Up | The Art of Manliness

In today’s podcast I talk to Alden Mills, former Navy SEAL, inventor of the Perfect Push-Up, and author of the new book <i>Be Unstoppable: The 8</i> …

Self-improvement

The Importance of Having Skin in the Game | The Art of Manliness

Over the entrance to a small <i>paelstra –</i>– a wrestling school — in ancient Greece was emblazoned this short phrase: <b>Strip or Retire</b>.<p>During this period, …

Communities Vs. Networks: To Which Do You Belong? | The Art of Manliness

In making his newest documentary, <i>Korengal</i>, author and filmmaker Sebastian Junger wanted to explore the answer to the question of why — despite its …

How to Remember a Person's Name | The Art of Manliness

You’re at a business convention chatting with a colleague, when up walks a man, the head of some major department, a guy you know you’ve met before. …

Viking Mythology - Loki and Unmanliness | The Art of Manliness

No overview of Viking mythology would be complete without delving a little bit into Loki and the role he plays in the Norse universe. Along with …

Spirituality

How to Whistle With Your Fingers | The Art of Manliness

Ever since I was a kid, I’ve wanted to know how to give a commanding whistle with my fingers in my mouth. You know. The kind you see people give in …

Internet access is a basic human right: A Q&A with Keren Elazari

Keren Elazari speaks at TED2014. The day she gave her talk, we spoke to her about the shutdown of Twitter in Turkey. Photo: James Duncan Davidson<p>Two …

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 …

11 Exercises That Will Strengthen Your Attention and Concentration | The Art of Manliness

In this series on mastering your attention, we have emphasized the fact that attention is not just the ability to focus on a single task without …

17 Mundane Things That Will Blow Your Mind When You See Them This Way

Our lives are filled with everyday banalities -- things like the zipper on your jeans or the key to your house -- which may seem unremarkable at first glance.<p>But appearances can be deceiving, and some of the most seemingly humdrum things around us are actually filled with nuance, beauty and wonder. …

Is genius genetic?

What does it take to be considered a genius? Is a genius a remarkable musician who moves our spirits, an artist who creates beautiful paintings, a …

How sleep makes your mind more creative

It’s a tried and tested technique used by writers and poets, but can psychology explain why first moments after waking can be among our most imaginative?<p>It is 6.06am and I’m typing this in my pyjamas. I awoke at 6.04am, walked from the bedroom to the study, switched on my computer and got to work …

University of California

How to Read a Book | The Art of Manliness

1. Open book.<p>2. Read words.<p>3. Close book.<p>4. Move on to next book.<p>Reading a book seems like a pretty straightforward task, doesn’t it? And in some …

How to Feel Like a Man | The Art of Manliness

Since starting The Art of Manliness nearly five years ago, I’ve interacted with thousands of men from all over the world. One thing that I’ve learned …