Archive for the 'tips' Category

Productive things to do at work when you’re bored

Bored at work? Don’t feel like doing your duty? Or just no more work to do and it’s not already time to commute back? Don’t despair. You’re minutes away from having some fun, productive or rewarding time. Or even everything at once.

IM, proxy, privacy or installing software: 10 tips to beat your corporate IT dept.

Reading personal mail from office, installing unauthorized software, blogging during work hours, reading websites your corporate proxy or firewall is blocking… Let’s all admit it: no matter how busy or not, how professional or not, we’re all doing this one day or another. The IT department’s job is of course to make such things hard, […]

Pet care : 10 cold weather tips

Winter ! Snow, wind, and the world is freezing. Sometimes, we just forget about our little friends and what we can do to protect our dogs and cats from the cold weather. Here are ten easy and sensible tips for them :

Five tips for resumes when you had only one employer

When you’ve worked at only one employer for your whole career, writing a resume that wins interviews may be no easy task. The reason: recruiters may take a dim view of your single-company job history, seeing a lack of opportunity taking. Here are 5 tips to organize your one company resume.

5 tips to leave an employer

Driving your career to its best may imply that one day or another, you will have to leave your employer. Be careful: what happens during that transition could make or break your career reputation. So, here are five smart tips that will keep your reputation bright.

13 tips for better pictures with camera phones

The exciting thing with camera phones is you can take pictures quicky, everywhere, all the time. The frustrating thing is that more often than I’d like, pictures I take are quite… bad. From blogging star Darren Rowse, I’ve found 13 tips for improving your camera phone pictures.