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The Art of Manliness Weekly Roundup: Chilifest Edition

Posted By Brett & Kate McKay On April 5, 2008 @ 6:52 am In Blog,Roundup | 1 Comment

Last night I attended the annual Chilifest put on by my law school. Lots of great chili this year. I definitely ate too much. An organization that I’m a part of at school was defending their two year winning streak. Unfortunately, we lost. There’s always next year.

Now for some links:

Saving face – not just for the Japanese [1] (@ just like a man [2]) No one wants to look like an ass in front of people. Saving face is a phrase imported from China. In China people try to avoid making the other person look bad when engaged in a disagreement. This post puts a Western spin on the concept.

25 Ways to Simplify Your Life with Kids [3] (@ zen habits [4]) If you have kids, this is a great resource how to make your life easier.

The First Money Talk: The When and How of a Conversation Every Couple Needs to Have [5] (@ the simple dollar [6]) Studies have shown that money is one of the leading causes of divorce. Do some preemption by sitting down with your wife and have a frank discussion about your finances. The earlier the better.

Powerful Networking Through Business Card Etiquette [7] (@ just a guy thing [8]) This is a great post from Ian on the etiquette of business card use. He also explains how you can use business cards to advance your career.

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URLs in this post:

[1] Saving face – not just for the Japanese: http://justlikeaman.blogspot.com/2008/03/saving-face-universal-preoccupation.html

[2] just like a man: http://justlikeaman.blogspot.com/

[3] 25 Ways to Simplify Your Life with Kids: http://zenhabits.net/2008/03/25-ways-to-simplify-your-life-with-kids/

[4] zen habits: http://zenhabits.net

[5] The First Money Talk: The When and How of a Conversation Every Couple Needs to Have: http://www.thesimpledollar.com/2008/04/03/the-first-money-talk-the-when-and-how-of-a-conversation-every-couple-needs-to-have/

[6] the simple dollar: http://thesimpledollar.com

[7] Powerful Networking Through Business Card Etiquette: http://www.justaguything.com/powerful-networking-through-business-card-etiquette/

[8] just a guy thing: http://justaguything.com

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