Lifehacker readers and writers are a tech-savvy bunch, and many of us can’t imagine living without the keyboard shortcuts that save us so much time every day. They’re so useful that it’s often hard to watch a less-knowledgeable friend or family member point and click their way to everything. If you want to get them on board with keyboard shortcuts, print out this handy cheat sheet so they always have it around for quick reference.
I have two printers that rarely see any use. While printing isn’t obsolete by any stretch of the imagination, paper is slowly losing its usefulness. If you have a printer at home that’s mostly collecting dust, brush it off and start using it to print out a few products you’d otherwise have to pay for.
Sometimes it’s incredibly difficult to figure out where you need to focus your attention on any given week. You might, for instance, have a huge to-do list but no solid goal other than to get as much done as possible. If you’re looking for a little more purpose, founder of gpapps, Dave Lee, has put together a chart to help focus your attention.
Selling stuff online is a simple way to unload your stuff, but no matter how often you’re selling items, it’s easy to forget the important details that help ensure a quick sale. Worse, if you don’t pay close attention to what you’re writing in the description, you might include a few words and phrases that make the listing look like a scam. We’ve put together a simple checklist to help you avoid those pitfalls and remember the details that count.
Getting ready to travel can be a pain because there’s so much to remember. You have to pack, get a ride, figure out when to leave, prepare your itinerary, have your identification ready, and a lot more. To help you avoid the almost inevitable memory loss that comes with holiday preparation, we’ve put together a printable checklist to ensure you’re ready to go.
We told you last week about the 2012 calendar templates for Word. Now its Office siblings Excel and PowerPoint have joined the party with their own free downloadable 2012 designs.
Many of us are great at carrying out work or individual projects from start to finish — the whole shebang. For our life-long careers and dreams, however, we’re less likely to have a plan with concrete milestones and steps in place. Mapping out where you want to go with your career, however, could help you achieve greater success.