What A Year Of Trying New Hobbies Has Taught Me About Depression

Nothing was magically cured, but i now have a better handle on how to control seemingly uncontrollable feelings 2011, I hit a tremendous low in my life — one out of which I never expected I’d pull myself. I was 23 at the time and had spent the previous six years feeling depressed, stuck, bored, Read more about What A Year Of Trying New Hobbies Has Taught Me About Depression[…]

How To Fall In Love With Your City

Struggling with urban life? We love this great guide from Monocle about how to connect better with your environment. Billions of people live in cities but how many of us actually live in our city? Hugo Macdonald, author of the book How to Live in the City, takes us to New York, Tokyo and London Read more about How To Fall In Love With Your City[…]

Best Of The Next: Meet Hailey Gates

“My family is seventh-generation from Los Angeles, my great grandfather was actually the first Mayor of Santa Monica. I think I lived in 16 different houses growing up, everywhere from Elvis’s old bachelor pad, to living across the street from the old Tate House on Cielo [where the Charles Manson “family” committed the Tate murders in Read more about Best Of The Next: Meet Hailey Gates[…]

The New Starters: A Way To Be That Man

What did you always want to be when you grew up? MR PORTER meets six second careerists who found a way to be that man How many children, when asked what they want to be when they grow up, would say digital marketing manager, facilities coordinator or client services liaison officer? And how many adults Read more about The New Starters: A Way To Be That Man[…]

30-Something Women Are Not Quitting Their Jobs for the Reason You Think

It turns out women have more in common with their male co-workers than previously believed: Both sexes’ top reasons for quitting jobs relate to insufficient compensation, lack of opportunities for learning and lack of meaningful work, reports the Harvard Business Review. A recent study published by the International Consortium for Executive Development Research (ICEDR) found sharp Read more about 30-Something Women Are Not Quitting Their Jobs for the Reason You Think[…]