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By Tony Clark

To Stop Swine Flu, Skip Office Meetings

Great excuse, or true virus-stopper?

Me and Cimate Ride

Sixty-four miles today. If you're womdering how I'm doing, let's just say I gave up on my pride wen the guy trailing the rolly suitcase thing behind him went wizzing past! Sent via my second-hand BlackBerry

The Art of Manliness Podcast Episode #2: Man Stories with Dan Lauth

Welcome back to another edition of the Art of Manliness podcast! Today, we’re starting a new series on the show called “Man Stories.” Every other week, I’m going to bring on a different gentleman who reads the blog and ask him a few questions about what manliness means to him and the men who have had an influence on his perception of manliness.

The Habit Change Cheatsheet: 29 Ways to Successfully Ingrain a Behavior

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.

Do You Want to Appear Rich? Or Do You Want to Be Rich?

Unless your last name is Rockefeller or Vanderbilt or Gates or Ellison or Buffett, you probably can’t be both. Many, many people choose to appear rich. This usually means buying a house you can’t really afford, cars you can’t really afford, and all sorts of electronic devices and jewelry and other items that you can’t really afford.

Dracula's Bram Stoker Interviews Churchill? About Happiness?

I find Winston Churchill inexhaustibly fascinating, which is why I wrote his biography, so I was pleased – and surprised – to find, as an Appendix to my Penguin Classics copy of Bram Stoker’s legendary novel, Dracula, the transcript of an interview Stoker did with Churchill in 1908.

6 Mistakes That Look Dumb In Email

These are six things that will make you look stupid in email. In some cases, breaking these rules will make you lose your job. In others, they will simply annoy your readers. If you have any suggestions that should be added, please leave a comment. 1.

The Path to Success

Everyday is either a success or a failure, and if everyday is a success, you cannot fail to get rich. - Wallace D.

Reasons to unclutter

Motivation to get rid of clutter and streamline your space can come in many forms.

Makeup stand hack

Konstantin hacks a dresser for his girlfriend. "I could not wait to come up with an own hack that fits my new apartment in Berlin. I tried building shelves on my own from scratch, but that is more expensive, less flexible and does not even look better. So here you go - that is my first Ikea creation.

Reader Mailbag #82

Each Monday, The Simple Dollar opens up the reader mailbags and answers ten to twenty simple questions offered up by the readers on personal finance topics and many other things. Got a question? Ask it in the comments.

Money is More About Mind Than It Is About Math

This is the first of a thirteen-part series that explores the core tenets of Get Rich Slowly. I had a group of old high-school friends over to the house last weekend. As the daylight faded and the cool of the evening settled, we sat around a blazing fire talking about life. We shared the good things we’ve done over the past twenty years — and we shared the bad.

Freelance Freedom #124

Workspaces of the rich and famous

Today’s first post is a quick one. I simply want to direct you to a fun feature that ran last week over on Lifehacker: “Nine Workspaces Where Famous Folks Get Stuff Done.” We’ve shown Al Gore’s piled space here on Unclutterer before, but the others are new to us.

Why Good Writing Matters – And How You Can Improve

In today’s world, being able to write well is of vital importance, whatever your industry. You could be a computer programmer, a small business owner, an administrator ...