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Enhance Your Critical Thinking Skills with These Socratic Questions

Critical thinking is crucial for making better decisions and effective communication. You can consistently think more critically about a topic or opinion, and explore new perspectives, by using Socratic questions. Read more...

Last-minute uncluttered gift-giving inspiration

In the midst of Hanukkah and nudging ever closer to Christmas, I thought it might be helpful to repost our Unclutterer Holiday Gift Giving Guide for last-minute inspiration for those who celebrate during this season. Post written by Erin Doland Let Unclutterer help you get your home or office organized. Show More Summary

Shovel Snow Far Away from Your Path to Avoid Ice Sheets Later

If you have to clear your walkways of snow this winter, This Old House contractor Roger Cook recommends you make sure you shovel the snow far enough off the path that it doesn't melt later to cause ice sheets. Read more...

The Kindle Fire HD 6 is a Ridiculously Good Deal at $79

The Kindle Fire HD 6 is the first $100 tablet that you'd actually want to buy. So at $79, you really ought to give it a shot. Read more...

5 Simple Ideas for Last-Minute Holiday Shopping

I’m finding it hard to believe, but this weekend is the last weekend before Christmas! If you still have shopping left to do, don’t panic. Instead give these ideas a try to streamline your last-minute gift […] The post 5 Simple Ideas for Last-Minute Holiday Shopping appeared first on simplify 101.

Working with a Mentor Is a Process, Not Just an Accomplishment

Having a mentor can seem like an exciting and enviable asset, but it's not a silver bullet to your success. The real work starts after you actually connect with someone that can potentially be a mentor. Read more...

The Gift of No

Some possibilities show up only after we are told “no.” Guest contributor Molly Gordon's own coaching practice grew out of the gift of “no” from a flagging wearable-art business. We’ve all heard countless stories about artists, athletes,...Show More Summary

Pushh Logs and Protects Your Fitness Photos and Tracks Progress

iOS: When your workout goal is to achieve a particular appearance, having photographic progress shots can help. Pushh not only helps you take pictures of yourself, but also tracks related fitness information. Read more...

Stockflare Simplifies Stock Market Data to Make Investing Easier

Reviewing stock market data can be confusing. Maybe you're not exactly sure what to look for or how to interpret the numbers of an individual stock. Stockflare makes it easier to understand by analyzing and simplifying the data, then curating the most useful info. Read more...

This Tool Picks the Right Size and Viewing Distance for Your TV

There are a lot of considerations to make when buying a TV. Chief among them are what size and viewing distance you need. This handy tool takes the guesswork out of both of them. Read more...

5 Helpful Tips for Adjusting to Change

Whether we are talking about a business or an individual, change is necessary for growth and improvement, but many of these have difficulties adjusting to change or resist it altogether. It goes without saying that change requires a great deal of faith. Show More Summary

Set a Fixed Gas Budget and Save the Excess When Prices Go Down

Gas is a difficult expense to budget for since its price fluctuates often. To make your budget more stable (and save some cash along the way), make gas a set expense. When the actual cost is lower than that, save the rest. Read more...

2014 Annual Review: Travel Roundup

And… the Annual Review continues! Today’s post is a travel roundup: everywhere I went in 2014, along with a few lessons and comments. You’re welcome to share your itineraries or lessons. Next week, our cats and biased judges will award a $100 gift card from Powell’s for the best overall comment throughout the series. Previous…

How to Create Your Own iOS Apps and Extensions with Workflow

Workflow's a new app for iOS where you can create your own little micro apps that can instantly search for directions home, find the nearest pizza joint, search for lyrics to the currently playing song, and more. The best part? Workflow is super easy to use. Let's dig into how it works and learn how to make your own workflows. Read more...

Ugmonk: The Beauty in Keeping Things Small

When cornered, we all claim to want to have an impact on our field and our world. But how much is enough? And what are […]

Top 10 Social Networking Sites You Should Try Out

If you have discovered that you love everything that social networking has to offer, you may be interested to know... The post Top 10 Social Networking Sites You Should Try Out appeared first on Lifehack.

6 Life Lessons a Mosquito Can Teach You

“If you think you are too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito.” –attributed to the Dalai... The post 6 Life Lessons a Mosquito Can Teach You appeared first on Lifehack.

15 Common Communication Mistakes That You Might Be Making (But You Don’t Even Know)

How many of you had a class in school that taught you how to communicate well? And I’m not talking... The post 15 Common Communication Mistakes That You Might Be Making (But You Don’t Even Know) appeared first on Lifehack.

25 Quotes To Inspire You To Become A Rebellious Entrepreneur

Entrepreneurs are an interesting breed. They go against the grain and create their own path. Although entrepreneurs are ambitious, they... The post 25 Quotes To Inspire You To Become A Rebellious Entrepreneur appeared first on Lifeh...

20 Sentences People with Depression Hate Hearing the Most

Why are people so unsympathetic when their friends or loved ones suffer from depression? The main reason is that depression... The post 20 Sentences People with Depression Hate Hearing the Most appeared first on Lifehack.

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