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How To Stop Being Afraid Of Your Own Digital Voice

We all think our voices sound amazing and rich… until you hear a recording of yourself. If you’re awkward around your digital vocals, there’s really only one way to get comfortable — through practise.


Declutter Your Home By Imagining It's A Store

Decluttering is all about getting rid of the things you don’t need or want anymore. If you’re having trouble with the process, this mental trick can help you narrow things down quickly.


Make Your Bad Habits A Pain In Order To Build Better Ones

When one person helps someone else indulge a bad habit, we call them an enabler. But what about when you make your own bad habits easier? If you want to stop enabling yourself, start making your own bad habits a pain in the arse.


Deal With 'I Might Need It Someday' Items By Asking Yourself Whether It Benefits You Today

Decluttering is hard. If it weren’t, we’d all be perfectly organised, with all the space we need — but one thing that stops many of us is the worry that if we sell, trash or donate an item, we may need it someday. Over at Unclutterer, they suggest when we run up against that wall, we ask ourselves a simple question.


The Traits That Make Up An Existential Crisis

Video: We’ve all heard the phrase, and we all feel it from time to time, but what exactly is an existential crisis? According to this video from the School of Life, it involves a few identifiable traits.


Control Your Temper Around Rude People By Finding Their 'Pin'

When you’re surrounded by jerks, it’s hard to keep from turning into one yourself. To stay calm in the face of someone else’s tantrum, find their “pin”.


Embrace The Advantage Of Being A Novice To Overcome Imposter Syndrome

Imposter syndrome is complicated. Sure, it’s not always a bad thing, but it can get in the way and keep you from doing stuff, which is annoying. Here’s something to think about next time you feel like an imposter: you have the advantage of a fresh perspective.


How 13 Tech CEOs Dealt With Being Introverted [Infographic]

If you want to find success in the tech space, you need to get noticed first. This is easier said than done when you happen to be an introvert. Networking, marketing and cementing business relationships all involve a great deal of social interaction, usually in unfamiliar environments filled with noise and strangers. Fortunately, there are various tactics you can employ to make your path to success somewhat smoother. This infographic lists 13 famously introverted tech leaders and the strategies they employed to get ahead.


10 Motivational Hacks To Make You Work Harder [Infographic]

Even the busiest worker suffers from low self-motivation every once in a while. Maybe it’s been too long since your last holiday or maybe that work project you poured your heart and soul into failed miserably. Whatever the reason, you need to buck up before it starts affecting your performance. This infographic explains 10 tried-and-tested methods that will help to stay motivated.


Briefly: 802.11ac Wave 2, Stress Hacker, Lipstick Dupes

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: 802.11ac Wi-Fi’s ‘Wave 2’ standard is faster than ever, 10 ways to hack your stress, get 40% off Domino’s pizzas.


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