cat-advice

How to Overcome Excuses: 6 Tips to Gain the Edge & Meet Your Goals

1-success-Simply CVR-Flickr

Great people throughout history often fail, quite miserably, before finally reaching their goals, says international business strategist Dan Waldschmidt.

Read the full article

Thinking About Death Can Make You Value Life More

death-sara-flickr

Go ahead and contemplate your own mortality. How does it feel? Would you be surprised to learn that it can potentially improve your mental health to think about your death more often?

Read the full article

So You’ve Read My Rape Story – Now What?

5453307360_db9d248848_z

After telling the story of his rape, Nico Lang found a lot of support. But he also found harassment and accusations. Here, five tips for how to support the survivors in your life.

Read the full article

Work With Your Nerves, Not Against Them: How To Get A Girl’s Number Without Asking

large-1

A young comedian struggled with the 20th century custom of asking women for their phone numbers. Here’s his 21st century solution.

Read the full article

The Path of the Noble Man

path

Charity is not giving what you have to spare, but giving what you need to someone who needs it more.

Read the full article

Can You Contribute without Dominating?

contribute dominate dillan photo2 chubby soapbox

Dillan DiGiovanni suggests ways to contribute to a conversation without dominating it.

Read the full article

10 Things Men Need To Start Doing To Become Gentlemen Again

dating-miss-millionairess

How to be a gentleman in the 21st century, minus any creepy, unintended sexism.

Read the full article

“I Can Go to School on My Own Now, Daddy”

outline-32972_640

Relationships with your children change as they grow. Keeping your eyes open in the present reminds us to cherish every stage.

Read the full article

Yes, You Can Teach Compassion to Your Son (and Yourself!)

9982990924_a32dfe4d77_z

What does it take to foster compassion in men? To find out, Kozo Hattori interviewed scientific and spiritual experts.

Read the full article

Why We Need to Appreciate the Hidden Beauty of Silence in a World Filled With Noise

noise-kid clutch-flickr

Wherever you are, turn off your phone, computer or television. Whether you’re standing, sitting or walking, just pause for a while, close your eyes and breathe deeply.

Read the full article

Hard Evidence: Can Dropping Out of University be Positive?

albert mason stevens-ms-flickr

Studies conducted in the UK do not find any differences between university dropouts and non-dropouts in terms of their employment chances and likelihood to be working in a managerial position.

Read the full article

Paddling Into the Moment: How a Stranger Helped Me See Where I Was

Gopro and My Sea Kayak In Sydney, Australia - 062

David Packman went paddleboarding to try to get outside his own head, but it takes a chance encounter with a stranger to get him there.

Read the full article

Twice the Other Man

twice man reyes photo luis flores

Jon Reyes considers his time as the “other man”, and the kind of closet he put himself in.

Read the full article

Divorced Man Gives Great Advice In Letter About The Importance Of Loving A Woman To The Fullest

divorce-advice1

A humbled man gives epic advice to other men, on how to really love a wife.

Read the full article

Don’t Just Do Something, Sit There!

quiet man

Dillan DiGiovanni asks, “What happens when you sit with a difficult question or feeling?”

Read the full article

What Losing My Father At Age 21 Taught Me About Life

large10

Call both of your parents, have a conversation with them and tell them you love them. Do this, because one day you won’t be able to do so and then you just might regret it.

Read the full article