Most interviewers follow a basic model these days called “Behavioral Interviewing.” The purpose is to see how a candidate has... The post 7 Questions You Should Ask to Be the Most Impressive Job Candidate appeared first on Lifehack.
Hey Lifehacker, I have a full NSW licence and just recently was caught speeding in Victoria. I was going 35 km over the limit and I lost my licence automatically for 6 months. The judge told me I was banned from driving in Victoria.Show More Summary
Hey Lifehacker, I would like to know what the law says about this situation: I bought a Blu-ray disc and now I want to make a digital copy of it so I can put it on my home media server. Is it illegal for me to download a copy of the movie, even if I have already bought it? More »
We asked you to devise creative challenges for the lucky Lifehacker reader who’ll soon blogging about using VMware Horizon 6 to work remotely while enjoying a trip to beautiful Magnetic Island. We had hundreds of great challenges, and our two favourites have each won a Dell Chromebook 11! More »
Dear Lifehacker, I know a lot of online reviews can be fake, and others are just written by angry people. How can I separate useful reviews from crappy ones? I don’t want to avoid something good because someone lied, but I don’t want to throw my money away either. More »
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If you want to live a passionate life of freedom, quit your job and start your own business. Escaping the... The post 12 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Quit Your Job to Start Your Own Business appeared first on Lifehack.
Dear Lifehacker, I am 18 and don’t have a credit card. I have no need for one, although my bank keeps suggesting I use one. Is there really any point with Visa debit cards and PayPal? I am scared of getting a credit card as I am currently not in a bad financial situation and don’t want that to change. And why do some people have several credit cards? More »
Dear Lifehacker, I was wondering if there is much I can do if I have an idea for an app but no ability to code and no money for early development? Are there any companies I could approach and if so, how can I prevent them from just taking the idea for themselves? More »
”Ask and you will receive. Seek and you will find; knock, and it will be opened to you.” – Matthew... The post The 5 Questions That Can Help You Tackle Any Problem appeared first on Lifehack.
Dear Lifehacker, I am due to graduate from a coursework postgraduate degree at the end of this year. During this time, I’ve had several papers published and achieved some good results in my subjects. My university have invited me to continue on and do a research degree through them and I’m not sure what I should do. More »
Hi Lifehacker, I recently quit my job, and found out that they’re not shutting down my work email — only my access to it. Is this legal? I worry they could send emails claiming to be me. More »
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Dear Lifehacker, What should I do if I have an unplanned lunch with my boss? How can I best take advantage of this time? What topics should I bring up, and which ones should I avoid? I’ve had lunch with him before but I always walk away feeling like I should have used the time better. Any suggestions? More »
Hi Lifehacker, my son has a red P plate NSW licence and was booked doing 9km over the speed limit in Western Australia. He was obeying Western Australia P plate laws (which don’t impose a speed limit), but was over the 90km/h speed limit that applies in NSW. Does that mean he will lose his licence in NSW? More »
Is college for you? It depends. Ask yourself these six questions before you even think about applying for college. 1.... The post 6 Compelling Questions to Consider Before Applying for College appeared first on Lifehack.
Hey Lifehacker, I just learned that Vodafone plan to stop offering all Crazy Johns plans in September. I’ve been offered a new deal but it’s nowhere near as good as the shared plan I have currently. Nothing Vodafone offers that is incentive enough to switch and go on a contract. But if I don’t change before the switch-off, will I be “rolled over” automatically? More »
Hey Lifehacker, I have recently become a dad and my parents have gifted my son some money to start his first bank account. Until now a bank account for him was the last thing on my mind and there are a lot of options out there. Do you have any tips on picking a bank account for a youngster? More »
Hey Lifehacker, I just finished watching all six seasons of The Sopranos which got me to wondering: does the Mafia actually still exist, or is it just a Hollywood fantasy? If it’s real, in which countries does it operate? It might influence my travel plans! More »
Hi Lifehacker, I often wonder why gamers who enjoy a particular kind of game (say RPGs or MMOs) are so dismissive of any other genre? And why do so many gamers demand changes and “progress”, but then complain when newer releases come out. Any thoughts? More »