Monocole-The-Entrepreneur

An annual subscription to London-Based Monocle’s publications gets you some of the best writing and insights on global affairs, culture, design, business, and many other topics of interest. Now, they’re launching an annual called “The Entrepreneur” that provides valuable information and viewpoints on starting your own business, as well as the entrepreneur culture. Consider it MBA-lite in the form of beautiful print and content, and then some. What you won’t learn at B-school are the finer points of coverage of industry leaders, business ideas, funding, and just about everything else you want to know about breaking out on your own. And hell, these issues will look damn fine in your startups fancy new offices.

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[Shop]  You don’t need to be an international man of mystery for there to be value in the ability to pick a lock. Whether you have a penchant for forgetting your keys or just want to be there for friends and neighbors, learning to pick locks is a worthwhile skill. But that doesn’t mean you should go practicing on your front door; officers might not like that. Instead, get yourself this Lock Pick Training Kit, which includes a set of tools and a see-through padlock so you can watch what’s happening while you practice. Not only will you come to understand the inner workings of a lock, but you’ll gain the skills necessary to pick one with ease. And don’t worry, there are keys included in case you get frustrated.