Cur­ing Your Rest­less­ness: Lim­it­ing Your Choices

A few weeks ago, we talked about a prob­lem plaguing many men these days, mod­ern neur­as­thenia, a feel­ing of anxious­ness or rest­less­ness. In this fol­low-up, we’ll delve deep­er into what is caus­ing this rest­less­ness and how it can be cured. Back in our grand­fath­ers’ day, there weren’t as many choices about what do with one’s…

Neur­as­thenia:” Cur­ing Your Rest­less­ness

At the turn and begin­ning of the 20th cen­tury, life was chan­ging rap­idly for Amer­ic­ans. People were mov­ing from the farm to the city and tak­ing jobs in the new indus­tri­al eco­nomy. Con­sumer­ism as we know it today really began to take root in soci­ety. Where most people had pre­vi­ously made the things they needed…

17 Verbal Habits of Highly Likable People

1. They are polite when then can be. Words like “please” and “thank you” might be tech­nic­ally unne­ces­sary but they’re invalu­able if you want to be more cha­ris­mat­ic. 2. They acknow­ledge small favors. “You’re wel­come.” These two short words com­mu­nic­ate much more than “no prob­lem” (or, of course, “yup”) when someone thanks you for some­thing. Likable people…

The for­got­ten trail to Everest

http://​www​.stuff​.co​.nz/​s​t​u​f​f​—​n​a​t​i​o​n​/​a​s​s​i​g​n​m​e​n​t​s​/​s​h​a​r​e​—​y​o​u​r​—​n​e​w​s​—​a​n​d​—​v​i​e​w​s​/​1​4​0​6​2​6​5​6​/​T​h​e​—​f​o​r​g​o​t​t​e​n​—​t​r​a​i​l​—​t​o​—​E​v​e​r​est In 1953, over 350 port­ers car­ry­ing sup­plies for the Brit­ish exped­i­tion that would con­quer Mt Everest passed through the tiny Nepalese town of Jiri. In 2014, we were also car­ry­ing sup­plies but in a dif­fer­ent style: a run-down bus chocked full with bags of rice and rain-sod­den farm­ers. Luck­ily the cigar­­ette-smoking man behind the…