Whenever You Compare Yourself to Someone on Social Media, Set a Goal

People only post the best parts of their lives on social media, so it's easy to find ourselves making comparisons. Next time, figure out whether your feelings are telling you to get better at something, and set a goal to do so. » 10/28/14 8:30am Tuesday 8:30am

​Create a USB Password Stealer to See How Secure Your Info Really Is

Slacking on password security can have horrific consequences. Even so, it's easy to lose track of how many are vulnerable. With just a couple of files, you can steal passwords from nearly everywhere they're stored on a victim's Windows PC, including your own, just to see how secure they really are. » 10/24/14 10:00am 10/24/14 10:00am

​Get More Out of the Books You Read With an Idea Index

Trying to remember what we love about a book will leave us forgetting some of the best parts, and when we go back to try to find them, we definitely don't remember which pages to look for. Use an Idea Index to be more effective: list the important ideas and quotes, and the page number they're on, right in the front… » 10/24/14 9:30am 10/24/14 9:30am

​Train Your Kids to Follow Specific Protocols When Working from Home

Kids have a knack for demanding attention at the worst moments, especially for the parent who works from home. Practice specific work scenarios, like conference calls, so your children remember how to behave when they really happen. » 10/24/14 9:00am 10/24/14 9:00am

Try Applying for a Business Credit Card, Even if You're Not a Business

You don't have to be a suit-wearing CEO to apply for a business credit card. In fact, you can have as little as a social security number and an Amazon Affiliates account to be eligible for lower interest rates or other perks of business cards. » 10/24/14 8:30am 10/24/14 8:30am