Ask any successful business owner about the one skill that contributed to their success. Without a doubt, they’d say “sales... The post How Learning From a Top Salesperson Turns You From Good to Great appeared first on Lifehack. You may not know it, but sales skills are crucial to success in any career.
Dear Lifehacker, are you able to recommend a good modem? I'm with Internode. I need a modem router, with wired ports and wireless, and support for naked DSL. In terms of the wi-fi area it needs to cover, I'm in a pretty small townhouse. Someone's buying it for me as a gift, so price is flexible. More »
Lifehacker has a list of ways to deal with a manspreader taking up a seat. Asking politely is probably effective, but my favorite is Cassie J Sneider's technique: plop down on the manspreader's leg. “Excuse me,” I said, standing in front...Show More Summary
Let me ask you a question: what emotions did you experience today? Were you happy? Sad? Frustrated or anxious? Recalling... The post The Magic of Marking down Your Mood Every Day appeared first on Lifehack. Being more mindful of your daily emotions will help you lead a happier life.
Dear Lifehacker, I'm looking for a secondhand/refurbished mobile phone. Can you recommend any online sites that are trustworthy? More »
How I Succeeded is a regular series on Lifehacker where we ask business leaders for the secrets and tactics behind their success. Today. Jim Cook, regional director ANZ for Malwarebytes. More »
When 9-year-old aspiring singer Celine Tam was asked by a judge from America’s Got Talent what her big dream was... The post How Much Are You Willing to Suffer for Your Dream? appeared first on Lifehack. Do you dream of fame and fortune? Most of us do. But if you want to achieve these goals, you must understand the role suffering and sacrifice have to play.
Dear Lifehacker, I'm interested in getting a camera that has a remote control to take self-portraits. What do you recommend? I don’t mind something easy to use, it doesn’t need to be super high-tech, and I don’t like bulky cameras. Also is there some sort of mini tripod that goes with the camera? One I can put on a desk. Show More Summary
Have you ever asked someone for their opinion about something and received a response that was overly critical, vague, slightly... The post How to Handle Criticism and Not to Take It Personally appeared first on Lifehack. Learn how to ask for feedback to help you grow, and how to appreciate the constructive criticisms and ignore the destructive ones.
Ah, coffee. Ask anyone who knows me, and they will tell you I cannot function (nor do I want to)... The post What Is Your Personal Chronotype And How It Tells When is Your Best Time To Drink Coffee? appeared first on Lifehack. Drinking coffee at the right time according to your chronotype could totally change your day-to-day experience.
How I Succeeded is a regular series on Lifehacker where we ask business leaders for the secrets and tactics behind their success. Today. Amy Foo, VP of Finance and Operations at Zendesk APAC. More »
Dear Lifehacker, We recently moved my father into a long-term care facility. There are a number of wonderful things he wanted my sister and I to have and to share with our children. The trouble is that he was a lifelong smoker and everything reeks from years of smoke. We want to keep these things, but the smell is just awful. What can we do? More »
How many times have you asked yourself, “What is love exactly?” You’re not the only one to wonder. It’s an... The post Love Hurts: How to Deal with the Pain That Comes in 6 Different Stages appeared first on Lifehack. Love can be beautiful and painful. Learn how to get through the different kinds of pain that can come with different kinds of love.
Dear Lifehacker, I work in a typical 9-to-five office job. I can tell my posture isn't ideal and I catch myself slouching all the time. But when I try to consciously sit up straight, it quickly becomes uncomfortable and I slip right back to where I started within the hour. Do you have any beginner-friendly tips for easing myself into better posture habits? More »
Dear Lifehacker, Recently I sold a mobile phone that was is full working order to someone. I tested it prior and all was good. Within a few hours the buyer was claiming there were problems with the phone which I totally refute. First...Show More Summary
How I Succeeded is a regular series on Lifehacker where we ask business leaders for the secrets and tactics behind their success. Today. Steve Davis, vice president and general manager of Ooyala Asia Pacific and Japan. More »
Your boss has asked you to speak at your company’s annual employee conference. In fact, he’s penciled you in to... The post Why the More Threats We Fight Every Day, the More Successful We Become appeared first on Lifehack. Are threatening situations getting you down? Discover how to overcome them by using powerful techniques such as SWOT analysis.
Dear Lifehacker, My friend keeps telling me to stop drinking fruit juice because "it's basically just sugar". She also claims it's just as bad as Coca-Cola. I've done some online research but can't find a definitive answer on this. Surely juice is healthier than lemonade or cola? Or do I really need to quit? (I mainly drink bottled '100%' apple juice and OJ.) More »
So you put in those long hours, excelled at many projects and earned far more than your keep at the... The post If You Need to Ask for a Raise You Deserve, Probably You’ve Made This Mistake appeared first on Lifehack. Wondering how to ask for a raise? Well, don't! Instead, use these 10 tips to make your bosses realize your value and give you a raise all by themselves.
How I Succeeded is a regular series on Lifehacker where we ask business leaders for the secrets and tactics behind their success. Today. Ratmir Timashev, Co-founder of Veeam. More »