Author Archives: Axel Page

My name is Axel Page and I'm the originator of Shameless Pride. If you like what you see, be sure to check out my other content and sign up for my newsletter. Also, connect with me on social media below!

The Flinch (Review)

Book Review - The Flinch

Reading Time: 3 minutesThe Flinch by Julien Smith The Flinch is a quick read; more an essay than a“book” (40 or so pages). It will take you 30 or so minutes to read. The best part? As of today, the book is only $2.99 on Amazon! When finished, you will reflect deeply about your life and the path you are currently on. I ... Read More »

Become a Social God: The Ultimate Alpha Male Trait Guide

The Ultimate Alpha Male Trait Guide

Reading Time: 8 minutesThe term “alpha male” brings much confusion in today’s world. Nobody can seem to characterize what it means exactly.  What are the alpha male traits that actually matter? An alpha is free first and foremost. What does free mean? Free from financial debt & restraints Free from social fears Free from opinions of others Free from overbearing authority Free from status obsession Free from ... Read More »

The Ultimate Guide: Macronutrients for Beginners

Macronutrients for Beginners

Reading Time: 8 minutesI never heard the word “macronutrient” once in my entire schooling. It’s a travesty how misguided the curriculum is. Good nutrition is woefully covered, but is the most important component of a healthy life.  Read: 5 Crucial Life Skills You’re Not Taught in School (and How to Learn Them) So what is a macronutrient? You have undoubtedly heard this term before, but ... Read More »

15 Badass Alpha Male Characters: Movie Edition

Reading Time: 3 minutesCalm Natural leader Charismatic Controlled Strong Unapologetic What is alpha? An alpha male is someone who is in control. He is a logical thinker. People and things do not govern his life. He has the financial and social freedom to do as he pleases, regardless of the opinion or beliefs of those around him. GET YOUR FREE COPY OF MY “ALPHA ... Read More »

Weight Training for Beginners

Weight Training for Beginners

Reading Time: 4 minutesI’m appalled by what I see in the gym. I start to notice it most when the “New Year’s resolution” crew rushes to the gym on January 1st – determined that this will be the time they follow through on their words and get into shape. Read: The Expert Guide to Getting Motivated for the Gym The problem is that a lot of beginners ... Read More »

Guide to Social Anxiety Disorder Part II – How to Help Yourself

Guide to Social Anxiety Disorder

Reading Time: 4 minutesThis is Part II of a Two Part Series. In Part I (click here), we discussed what exactly social anxiety disorder is, including such things as symptoms, causes, and treatments.  My Experience I believe that anybody can  overcome their social anxiety. It may not be easy or quick, but I do believe it can be accomplished. There will always be extreme cases ... Read More »

Guide to Social Anxiety Disorder Part I – What is it?

Guide to Social Anxiety Disorder

Reading Time: 3 minutesThis is Part I of a two-part series. See Part II here.  I suffered from moderate social anxiety disorder throughout my teenage years and my early 20’s. I don’t think I fully realized the ways in which it held me back at the time, but I certainly do now. The symptoms were obvious. I feared approaching people and speaking up in class. ... Read More »

Think Small and End Up Wrong (15 Incorrect Predictions of the Future)

Incorrect Predictions of the Future

Reading Time: 3 minutesYou think too small. Impossible Waste of time Worthless Needless Excess Throughout history, the above words have described some of the most influential innovations known to man. Doubt exists among the masses, a crutch that most carry around subconsciously. Doubts of others. Doubts of self. Doubts of change. We fear the unknown, and get naturally get defensive and dismissive when our belief system ... Read More »

The Benefits of Reading Every Single Day

The Benefits of Reading Daily (Shameless Pride)

Reading Time: 4 minutesI wasn’t passionate about reading until after I graduated college. I read because my teachers told me I needed to read a book. Once I began taking A 2+ hour round trip commuter rail rides to work, I began to plow through books regularly. My interests vary. I am a lover of history, especially military and war books. I read ... Read More »

Top 10 Motivational Videos That You Need

Top 10 Motivational Videos That You Need

Reading Time: 5 minutesIt’s Wednesday and you just got home from work. You are utterly exhausted, but you NEED to go to the gym. Whats your move? I’ve been there and the struggle can be immense. For those days I am struggling the most, I fire up my favorite YouTube motivational videos. 90% of information transmitted to the brain is visual and visuals ... Read More »