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MOTIVATION 101: BOUNCE BACK FROM FAILURE

Failure is our greatest teacher. Well to be very honest, failures are inevitable. As long as you aim big and take risks to achieve those ambitious goals, you will fall. Now, you have an option to construe this fall as a failure or an experience to learn from. Your attitude...

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A GENTLEMAN’S GUIDE TO BUILDING A VERSATILE WARDROBE

A gentleman knows the importance of dressing well. But despite this knowledge of his mien, there is one dilemma that every man faces almost every day. The lack of options in one’s wardrobe when it comes to dressing. Now, I wouldn’t be wrong in saying that half of us do...

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NO-SHAVE NOVEMBER: DEMYSTIFIED

Gentlemen, Winter has come! It is that time of the year again when days are getting shorter and beards are getting longer. Come November and a lot of men across the world stop shaving their beards. The phenomenon that we commonly know as the No-Shave November. What exactly is No-shave November? Why...

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THE ASSORTMENT OF FRIENDS EVERY MAN NEEDS

We live in a hard world, and it is worse without people whom you can depend on. Friends undoubtedly form such an important part of our lives that they make life look easy and cheerful. Their strengths balance your shortcomings and vice-versa and for this reason, a diverse friend circle can truly enrich...

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THE DAPPER GENTLEMAN: SUBTLE ART OF DRESSING WELL

When I propose the idea of dressing well and dressing according to the occasion to my peers, the most common question I encounter is: “Why should we even bother? Nobody cares, Do they?”  Well to tell you the truth, they do! The fact that some gentlemen have such a striking...

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A GENTLEMAN’S GUIDE TO A GREAT CONVERSATION

“Words are, in my not-so-humble opinion, our most inexhaustible source of magic. capable of both inflicting injury and remedying it.” – ALBUS DUMBLEDORE Words are amongst the most powerful creations of an individual’s mind. They have energy and power to help, to heal, to hinder, to hurt, to humiliate and...

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8 SECRETS TO INCREASE PRODUCTIVITY

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Everyone has a limited 24 hours in a day, yet there are people who are more efficient than the rest of us. Many a time we see a person and wonder, “what is the secret behind his productivity?” “How does he do it?” Today we are...

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CHIVALRY: YESTERDAY, TODAY AND TOMORROW

Chivalry is a word not often heard today. In fact, a lot of us do not even know what it actually means. So, before we dwell on its past and present, let us take a moment and understand what it means. Webster’s dictionary defines it as- CHIVALRY: Gallant or distinguished...

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MINDFULNESS : Experiencing the little things in life

Mindfulness is something very simple and very natural to us. It is our ability to be fully present and aware of our surroundings and our actions, being aware of and attentive to what’s going on inside and outside of our body and the ability to not be overly reactive or inundated...

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STYLE versus FASHION!

Style and Fashion are more often than not confused for the same thing when in fact the two are in a lot of ways polar opposites of each other.Yves Saint Laurent famously said FASHION FADES, STYLE IS ETERNAL! This simple statement says a lot about the difference between the two....