51 Shares Some of us have the hardest time throwing away things we haven’t even looked at in ages.
76 Shares Pursuing your goals can be an awesome adventure. Prepare yourself properly for this adventure by packing a survival kit for achieving your goals.
145 Shares Even Santa Claus himself has a presence on the web. Lifehack.org take a look at five of the best Christmas websites for kids with games, activities and more
205 Shares All we’ve done is replace a few words, it can change an impossible dream to an entirely possible goal. Here's how to achieve dreams by changing a few words
386 Shares Modern technology really is a wonderful thing. It gives us all manner of affordable gizmos and gadgets to help us manage every element of our lives and get more stuff done. Yet when it comes to getting more stuff done effectively and to the best standard possible, there’s one set of tools we often over-look; the humble pen and paper. In praise of paper It goes without saying that paper is much cheaper, doesn’t suffer too much damage should you drop it on the concrete and doesn’t require batteries or chargers, but... More »
108 Shares The last time I was here, we looked at how to use your Linkedin data to create a stunning visual resume with Re.Vu. If you tried the service and found it wasn’t for you, here’s a few more nifty websites that also do a great job of displaying your resume. 1. Visualize.Me Visualize.Me handles many of the functions I raved about when reviewing Re.Vu, and handles them very well. The layout is simple yet very effective, with room for your work experience, skills and education, plus options to include languages spoken, recommendations and more. Pulling... More »
138 Shares It’s a tough world out there. As economies dip and dive and job markets dwindle, competition for our dream job becomes all the more fierce and standing out from the crowd becomes more important than ever. If you’re blessed with a good grasp of web or graphic design, you should have few problems in creating a fantastic, informative and concise resume to put you head and shoulders above your peers. Yet the less tech-savvy among us need not worry, as the web provides many wonderful ways to create stunning resumes with nothing more... More »
89 Shares As with everything it does, Facebook divided opinion recently with its controversial move to a timeline design that according to the social networking giant will ‘tell your life story through photos, friendships and personal milestones’. There are those who really like the new layout, enjoying further levels of customization on their profiles, and viewing the changes as an opportunity to completely control the way their viewed online. And then there those who utterly loathe Timeline, either because it reminds them too much the Myspace of ol’, suddenly brings to light ill-advised status... More »
261 Shares When you’ve been on Twitter for some amount of time, the number of people you follow can quickly mount up. This is especially true if you subscribed to the etiquette of returning the favor to everybody who follows you when building up your social network. There’s certainly no problem in following several thousand people if that’s what works for you, but if you’re anything like this writer, you’ll probably find a smaller number much more manageable. It may be that, in following every tweeter in existence, your stream has been clogged with all... More »
127 Shares So, the New Year is upon us and you have a clear idea of what you want to achieve in 2012. You’ve written your goals, made your plans and to-do lists, and you’re ready to go; marching onwards to success armed with an unwavering sense of motivation and some useful productivity tools. Once you’ve started, it’s important to ensure that you remain on course and the actions you take on a day-to-day basis are steering you towards to the ‘Promised Land’ known as Success.Writing down your achievements at the end of the day,... More »
90 Shares It’s that time of year when we’re all thinking about what we’d like to achieve in the New Year. Whether it’s improving an area of our lives (health or finance for example), taking a life-changing trip or embarking on a new career, chances are we have an idea of what we want to achieve, but not exactly how to achieve it. Even if we do have a rough plan of sorts, seeking advice from others who’ve been there before you can only help, and saves from trying to figure everything out on... More »
Whether you’re a high-flying manager tasked with leading your team into battle in the latest big company mission, or looking to get a passion project off the ground, falling into that most counterproductive of traps and trying to do everything yourself can be all too easy. After all, these projects are your babies; their success — or failure — ultimately lies with you. People, be it your employers, colleagues, friends or family are counting on you to take this on and emerge triumphant. When the pressure is on like this, most of... More »
199 Shares For many, social media is something we dip in and out of throughout the course of a day; a quick five minutes on Facebook here, a couple of tweets there, a blog post whenever we can spare the time. Though for those of us looking to use social media as a marketing tool, it’s worth thinking about exactly when you post that all-important blog or share your most valuable links on Twitter. By looking at exactly when your getting the most responses from your social media output, you’ll be able to develop... More »