Fall Fashion 2015 Preview

Fashion may not change as fast for men as for women (thankfully), there are some new looks coming this fall. If you’re ready to get a head start for the biggest looks, read on. Grey. Or Gray. (Tomayto, Tomahto) The biggest color of the season was grey. And it showed up everywhere, from suits to [...]

August 25th, 2015|The MANifesto|0 Comments

Bucket List Adventure Trips: U.S.

Once the province of National Geographic and the likes of Edmund Hillary or Jacque Cousteau, adventure travel is now an equal opportunity trip. You don’t even have the leave the U.S. to find some of the most awesome adventures on. Here are few ideas to add to your bucket list: Surfing: Jaws, Hawaii Jaws, located [...]

August 22nd, 2015|The MANifesto|0 Comments

Easy Clothing Color Coordination

Feeling a little artistic or creative? Try thinking of dressing as a way to create a composition, like taking a terrific photo or painting a great picture. It’s a means of expression that’s accessible to everyone, even if you don’t know one end of a paintbrush from another. Take a moment to check out the [...]

August 19th, 2015|The MANifesto|0 Comments

Shirt, Meet Tie. Belt, Meet Shoes.

Whether you’re ready to step away from the jeans and T-shirts or not, there are times when a man has to Just. Look. Sharp. It might be for a job interview, or a special occasion, or simply the desire to emulate James Bond on a random Thursday. Whether you’re new to the suit and tie [...]

August 16th, 2015|The MANifesto|0 Comments

Best Vacation Spots You May Have Never Heard Of

You may have seen all the big sights in Paris or London or Beijing, but there are some roads less traveled still out there. Here’s a few of our favorite lesser-known gems to inspire your next vacation. Shangri-La, China The name itself evokes magic and mystery. In 2001 an area in China’s Yunnan province on [...]

August 13th, 2015|The MANifesto|0 Comments

Top 5 Essential Kitchen Items

Whether you’re a cooking newbie or a burgeoning Anthony Bourdain, there are a few essentials you need to have in your kitchen. Look for basic, multi-purpose, quality tools that will hold up over time and withstand a few splashes of sauce. Buy, use and love: A cast iron skillet. All kitchens need one of these [...]

August 10th, 2015|The MANifesto|0 Comments

Sandal Style

There’s still at least a month of hot weather left. Look down at your feet. Are you still waiting to free them from stifling sneakers or dress shoes? Or have you gone the other direction, and have been wearing the equivalent of shower shoes in public since May? Sandals present a fusion of potential pitfall [...]

August 7th, 2015|The MANifesto|0 Comments

Building Resilience

Resilience is a key survival trait, whether you’re an amoeba evolving in a competitive environment, or a broker on Wall Street. (Wait, those two things might not be all that different.) In essence, resilience is bouncing back rather than falling flat in the face of adversity and stress. As an example: a University of Pennsylvania [...]

August 4th, 2015|The MANifesto|0 Comments

Men’s Hair Products

If you don’t know your wax from your gel from your pomade, don’t worry. Men’s hair products have expanded, giving you tons of choice and quite possibly a headache. It can be overwhelming, but we’ve distilled down the basics of hair glop for you. Wax: Adds shine/control to shorter styles Terrific for guys with wavy [...]

August 1st, 2015|The MANifesto|0 Comments

Best and Worst Movies of 2015 (So Far)

We’re a little over halfway through the year, making it the perfect time to look back on what’s happened in movies to this point. Here’s a quick look at 5 of the best and worst of what’s been on the silver screen in the first six months of the year. Best of 2015 (So Far) [...]

July 28th, 2015|The MANifesto|0 Comments