Category: How-To Tech

How to be More Productive While Flying

How to be More Productive While Flying

Although there’s nothing wrong with spending your time in an airplane watching movies, listening to music or taking a nap, it’s sometimes necessary to get work done while in the air. This is especially true for those who travel for business; oftentimes, the only free time they’ll have to complete work is while flying. With …

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How to Have a Productive Sick Day

How to Have a Productive Sick Day

Waking up and feeling under the weather can seem like the worst thing in the world when workplace deadlines are looming and causing you to mutter, “Now is not a good time to be sick.” One might argue there’s never a great time to be sick, but at least there are things you can do …

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How to Stay Productive While Working From Home

How to Stay Productive While Working From Home

Telecommuting has its share of benefits, namely the ability to set your own schedule and work in your pajamas, if that’s your preference. Flexibility is one of the clear strengths of telecommuting, but one of its potential weaknesses is how easy it is to get distracted while at home. When the television is just a …

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How to Save Time Blogging in WordPress

How to Save Time Blogging in WordPress

WordPress is a powerful CMS and blogging platform, and it is quite popular – in fact, in addition to powering this blog, it also powers 19 percent of the entire internet. I highly recommend it to anyone interested in starting a blog or building their own website. However, there are certain features – or lack …

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How to Google Like You’ve Never Googled Before

How to Google Like You’ve Never Googled Before

Google. It’s a mega technology company with thousands of employees and tons of services that power large swaths of the web from YouTube to Gmail. For many people, the iconic blank search screen is their homepage. It’s the gateway to the internet with a 67% market share in the search engine space and it’s not …

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10 Productivity Tips for New Windows 8 Users

10 Productivity Tips for New Windows 8 Users

Windows’ most recent operating system, 8.1, has earned acclaim for its variety of productivity-minded additions. Although adapting to any new operating system can be difficult, many new users of Windows 8.1 will quickly embrace the new features, especially the ones that help increase productivity. 1. Boot-to-Desktop Mode For many Windows users, one of the biggest changes in …

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How to Flawlessly Create QR Codes

How to Flawlessly Create QR Codes

Though they’ve been around for 20 years, Quick Response (QR) codes have becoming especially more common over the last five years. At the very basic level, QR codes are like bar codes; they have information that can be accessed by machines that read them. QR codes have myriad applications, including marketing, item identification and tracking. …

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8 Ways to Make your Phone Last Longer

8 Ways to Make your Phone Last Longer

Smart phones are quite possibly one of the greatest inventions to be incorporated into everyday life. They provide us with the capabilities to do just about anything in the palm of our hands, which is perfect for those of us who want to be more productive, since we have access to our emails and the …

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