The Three Main Ways to Deal with Competition

“Don’t be a sore loser, don’t be a sore winner.”—That’s what my mom always said. That’s what she taught us. And to the extent that I’ve heeded this advice, it’s served me well.

Dating by the Book: Asking What They Read on Tinder

Danica Barnett turns the page on Tinder by using books to find a match. Should we call this ‘booking up’?

Are You An Outlier In Business?

It generally takes people about 10,000 hours of effort to achieve mastery in a given field. How far along are you?

Is Football as Bad as Malcolm Gladwell Says it Is?

Is football really a ‘moral abomination’?

No, Really, What Are You Fighting For?

Allan Mott asks this question: How would you feel and what would you do if tomorrow the world suddenly became the place you’ve always wanted to live in?

One Man’s Journey to Know About Flow and Living by Feel

Ruwan Meepagala followed childhood dreams into discovering a whole new magic as old as life.

Thin-Slicing Our Love Affair

A short story by Jack Christian about the weirdness of couples counseling.

Why It’s Good To Be David: Malcolm Gladwell Takes On Goliath

Many of us know the story of David & Goliath, with it’s beloved tale of an underdog coming out on top, but what if we have been looking at it all wrong?

The Russell Wilson Problem

Travis Timmons wanted to quit football. As a fan he didn’t want to be complicit in the head injuries so many players suffer. But then along came Russell Wilson.

Dating is Making Me a Better Man… I Hope

Omar Shaukat admits that despite being a stand-up comic, girls don’t find him funny on dates.

‘Weirdly Back-patty’ Tweets, Licking Rocks, and Blog Commenting as a Key to the Universe

Lisa Hickey tells some social media stories.

Notes on Leadership, Workflow and Numbers

Lisa Hickey shares some things she has learned while helping to build The Good Men Project.

Cursed with Outside Interests

Success in competitive spheres like academia and music require a singular dedication.

Should There Be Laws Protecting Children From Playing Football?

Liam Day wonders how parents letting a 5 year-old play football is much different than the “tanorexic” mother who put her 5 year-old in a tanning bed.

Fashion Foul: The Sports Guy Goes Tieless to Meet President Obama

Jamie Reidy pens an open letter to America’s most influential sports columnist, Bill Simmons, in the wake of his recent interview with President Obama.

On Equal Opportunity Name Calling

Lisa Hickey wonders why we seem to have a problem with people who are clear, direct and assertive.