Julie Kirke

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18 Daily Habits Highly Successful People Have (and the Rest of us Probably Don't)

People who accomplish the most in life don't conduct themselves like everyone else.<p>People who accomplish the most in life don't conduct themselves like everyone else. Generally, they wake early, are good at planning and take care of their physical and emotional health. Here are other good habits …

Startups

Kanban: What is the Kanban system and how to get started with a Kanban board

We explain the basic principles of Kanban, introduce the Kanban board and look at Kanban vs Scrum<p>Managers may breathily whisper the word ‘Kanban’ to …

Project Management

If you’re too busy for these 5 things, your life is more off-course than you think

Despite turbulence and other conditions keeping airplanes off-course 90 percent of flight time, most flights arrive in the correct destination at the …

Self-improvement

12 Incredible Tin Foil Camping Recipes

<b>1</b> of <b>12</b><p>Healthy Grilled Shrimp Fajita Foil Pack<p><p>Fajitas in the forest! For this recipe, fill foil packages with vegetables, spices and shrimp, then …

This $34 Excel training course could help you land that next promotion

Don't listen to what Kanye West says. Don't burn that Excel spreadsheet. Or app. Or whatever Excel-related thing you have stored on your computer or …

Bored with your job? Don’t quit! Tips for overcoming dissatisfaction

I was recently talking to a very senior executive working for a major multinational corporation who said he was feeling “underwhelmed” in his job. …

Apple Maps 101: How to View Offline Maps & Get Directions Without Using Any Internet

Whether due to spotty cellular reception or just data that you want to save, popular navigation apps like Google Maps and Waze offer an offline …

The Best Canon Lenses For Photographers On A Budget

As much as we’d all love to be proud stewards of only top-of-the-line glass, realistically most of us have to save up and procure it one piece at a …

Apple Watch vs. Fitbit Versa: How to choose

The Fitbit Versa ($200 at Amazon.com) is a worthy Apple Watch ($465 at Amazon.com) alternative.<p>The Versa is like if you took the Fitbit Ionic ($300 at Dell Home), gave it a slimmer body and prettier design -- and dropped its price. It also costs $50 less than the cheapest Apple Watch model, the …

Smartwatches

How to Keep Windows 10 Organized, Pretty, and Productive

Microsoft Windows can get messy. It’s not (always) the operating system’s fault. You download tons of apps and files, and create new content stuff of …

How to Make Sure a Budget or Foreign Airline Is Safe

Budget airlines are a decent option for cheap travel, but they’re also known to be uncomfortable, they nickel and dime you for every little thing, …

Why I'm Obsessed with This Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

Most of the internet food world has spent the last six months going gaga over Alison Roman's salted chocolate chip shortbread cookies, but as a mom …

Apple iOS 11.3 Release Has A Nasty New Surprise

Just when I thought Apple iOS 11.3 had scraped rock bottom, it goes lower. Despite being arguably the most important iOS release in years, it is filled with bugs (lots of them). And now another nasty surprise has been revealed…<p><i>‘Great Secret Features’ and ‘Nasty Surprises’ are my regular columns</i> …

iOS

28 Brilliant Questions to Ask at the End of Every Job Interview

Always ask questions at the end of your job interview.<p>Thinking up questions to ask during job interviews is key.<p>Remember, every interview is a …

Job Interviews

17 Inspiring Quotes From Stephen Hawking

Sadly, Stephen Hawking died today at the age of 76. But his words are timeless.<p>Stephen Hawking was one of the most famous and influential scientists of our time. Sadly, this morning Hawking passed away at the age of 76 -- fully 55 years after doctors gave him just two years to live after he was …

10 easy healthy one-pot recipes

One pot can provide you with a healthy, hearty family meal and minimise time spent cooking in the kitchen – not to mention the washing up afterwards. …

5 Smart Ways to Use a Bullet Journal for Meal Planning

I'm new to Bullet Journaling. This methodology, developed by Ryder Carroll, keeps all your thoughts, aspirations, and to-dos in one, easy-to find …

This Chicken Caprese Mac and Cheese Is a One-Skillet Wonder

Looking for an easy, tasty dinner you can make without a lot of ingredients? Well, duh, we <i>all</i> want that kind of recipe. This dish is a skillet meal …

Slow Cooker Chicken & Dumplings Is One Big Pot of Comfort

Slow Cooker Chicken & Dumplings<p>Serves 4 to 6<p><i>For the chicken:</i><br>Cooking spray <br>2 cups low-sodium chicken broth, divided <br>1 medium yellow onion, finely …

The Slow Cooker Recipes Our Readers Saved Most in 2017

For years I've been wishing for the ability to save recipes on Kitchn (perhaps you have too), and this year it finally happened. Like many readers, …

36 Taco Recipes So Good You’ll Never Want to Make Anything Else

Need a standout “Taco Tuesday” recipe? With these cheesy, meat- and veggie-packed tacos on the menu, you’ll want to have one (or three) every …

Chicken Satay with Peanut Sauce

Special equipment: 20 wooden skewers<p>For the chicken: Cut the chicken tenders into 2-inch pieces and put in a large container. Whisk together the …

10 Tips for Using a Bullet Journal to Boost Creativity

You’ve seen some of the beautiful bullet journals on Pinterest, and there’s more to this trend than an exercise in creativity. Using a bullet journal …

To Recover from Burnout, Regain Your Sense of Control

You feel exhausted, ineffective, unaccomplished, and cynical. Maybe you feel like no matter how hard you work, you can never keep up. Or that you can’t make your boss happy no matter how hard you try. And you’re beginning to question your professional situation: <i>Am I in the right job? The right</i> …

Make This One-Pot Chicken Ranch Pasta ASAP

If you're craving cheesy, carby goodness, you've come to the right place. This easy rotini with chicken cooks up in one pot <i>and</i> it's served with …

How to add a fancy email signature on iPhone and Mac

You already know that you can add a signature to your outgoing emails in the Mail app on iOS and macOS, but did you know that you can make that signature fancy? And I mean, <i>really</i> fancy. You don’t just have to put your email address or phone number in there in regular text. You can add any kind of …

Typography

How to secure your Mac in 4 basic steps

Mac users should follow these security tips in an attempt to stay safe from unauthorized access of their machines and infections.<p>Every user should be …

Linux

Bullet Journal DOs and DON'Ts #BulletJournal #BuJo

After using my Bullet Journal for a while now, some clear DOs and DON’Ts have emerged. These are not research-based in a traditional sense, but they …

How to win an argument, even when you're wrong

I taught him a technique that I have found incredibly powerful. So powerful, you can even use it to great effect, with evil intent.<p>I'm not suggesting that you'd do this, but I do love a good debate. It's possible there may have been times, at a dinner party or two, where I've used this approach to …