Have A Plan Z For Peace Of Mind

We all have a plan A for life, and maybe even a plan B. But knowing your “Plan Z”, your last resort option, can help motivate you to go after what you really want from life.

Briefly: Uber Wars In Queensland, Witcher 3 Sex Scenes, Best Drives In Australia

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including Uber’s battle with Queensland regulators and all the Witcher 3 sex scenes.

App Directory: The Best 'Second Screen' App For iPad

Using your iPad as a “second screen” is a great way to boost your productivity by adding in a little extra screen real estate. Our favourite way to do this on iOS is Duet Display because it’s lag-free, easy to set up, and has a good set of customisation options.

Easily Add A Shutdown Switch To A Raspberry Pi

The Raspberry Pi doesn’t have a power switch, which means you have to remember to actually properly shut it down every time you want to turn it off. If you don’t feel like running those extra commands, Instructables user AndrewH7 shows you how to easily add a shutdown switch.

Revisions For Dropbox Makes Viewing Your Dropbox History Easy On Mac

Mac: Dropbox’s revision history is a great way to pull up older versions of files, but it’s not exactly easy to use in the web app. Revisions for Dropbox is a Mac app that lives in your menu bar and makes browsing file versions a breeze.

Turn On Tracking Protection In Firefox To Make Pages Load 44% Faster

Even if you don’t care about the privacy implications of tracking cookies and other technologies sites use to identify us online, you might want to turn on Tracking Protection in Firefox anyway for a potential big speed boost.

Persuade People To Complete Tasks With Personalised Sticky Notes

Whether you’re delegating tasks, asking for a favour, or telling your kids to do their chores, a sticky note can make all the difference in convincing them to follow through.

Learn The Six Key Principles Of Persuasion With This Video

When you’ve mastered the art of persuasion, it’s easy to get people to do what you want. This video goes over six of the science-backed shortcuts you can use to start influencing others.

The 10 Best Uses For An Old Smartphone

Some phones are worth selling for a little extra cash towards an upgrade, but older models are often not worth much. To breath new life into your aging devices, we have put together a list of our favourite uses.

Defence Jobs Spotlight: Training Systems Officer, Personnel Capability Specialist

This week’s jobs might be just what you’ve been looking for if you’re a people person, and love to watch them thrive and grow in their roles. Also interested in a career organising, managing and training staff? Read on to find out more.