On the reality survival show, Naked and Afraid, nothing is more crucial than a good a partner. While the show is mainly a test of survival skills and endurance, the mental fitness of one’s partner is equally crucial. Many pairings have dissolved into chaos, bitterness, and utter failure because of the flawed character of one or both of the contestants. After binge watching enough episodes of the new season I’ve identified three major warning signs that your Naked and Afraid partner sucks. [Read more…] about Warning Signs that Your Naked and Afraid Partner Sucks
Regular readers know that I think that our economy is entering a period of transition that might be rough for a lot of people. We are likely to continue to see erosion of the employer/employee job model. The disparity between the very rich and the middle class is also likely to continue to increase.
One of the things that we must do to ensure that we flourish as the economy changes is to relearn the lost art of networking. This post contains some simple techniques that will provide you with an advantage over your peers. [Read more…] about Build A Powerful Social Network
Part I of this post discussed the concept of dominance hierarchies within the animal world and how it applied to human society. In this part, I give additional practical steps that you can take to become more alpha. [Read more…] about How To Become An Alpha Male Part II
Humans and animals are very different, but they also have a lot in common. One of these commonalities is that both human and animal societies are arranged hierarchically. In an animal society, the strongest male is the alpha male. It is good to be the alpha. The alpha male gets top priority for access to food and mating. In some species, it is only the alpha that gets to mate.
But does the concept of alpha males apply to human society? And if it does, can we do anything about our place in the hierarchy? [Read more…] about How To Become An Alpha Male
Being daring is one of the essential qualities of masculinity. A man without daring is somehow less of a man than one who dares greatly. Thus, it has always been a time for daring. It has always been a time to take a risk to achieve something great.
But we now live in an extraordinary time where men are being called to live in more daring way. This is a time for daring. [Read more…] about A Time For Daring
The internet is full of people who are complaining about the state of our culture. Children are being born out of wedlock at record rates and are being raised by day care centers. Politicians have successfully divided the populace and focused our attention on ephemeral issues. Women are encouraged to go against their natural inclinations and behave like tramps. The media continually pushes out a stream of rubbish that is intended to further debase our culture.
But I get tired of complaining. What can we do to fix our culture? [Read more…] about What Can We Do To Fix Our Culture?