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Forget Photoshop—Edit Your Photos With These Top Free Photo Editors

13 Free Photo Editors<p>The Best Free Photo Editors Out There<p>Updated July 03, 2018<p>These free photo editors are the best of the best and will get you …

Tutorials

How to Clean Your Camera lens: Tips and Tricks

A dirty lens is not your friend. In this video, photographer Joe Edelman is going to show you how to clean your camera lens and share with you my …

Photography Tips

Do-It-Yourself

Updated April 23, 2018<p>DIY is an important part of a frugal lifestyle. Learn how to do something yourself, and that’s one less thing that you have to …

Best banks for earning interest: These high-yield checking and savings accounts really pay

Remember that time you earned 4% interest on a savings account? Yeah, probably not, unless you're over the age of 40 — considering that the last time …

5 Expert Tips for Staining a Deck

Water takes a toll on a wood deck’s finish, whether it’s pounding rain or piles of snow. You can tell whether your deck stain is still protecting the …

Is it time to get a new dryer? Here's how to know

There are people who always want the newest and coolest appliances and there are others who like to hang on to items they spent hard-earned cash on. If you're one of the latter, there's no shame in that. There are definitely times when you need to let go, though. Here are just a few signs that your …

20 of the best Earth and space documentaries to watch on Netflix in 2017

Humans have been gazing up at the stars since before the dawn of civilization. We intrinsically seek to know the unknowable and discover the …

Universe

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Drywall is a common material for interior walls and ceilings in buildings and homes. While you can dress the material with a variety of textures and finishes, it is susceptible to dings, dents and scratches and even peeling tape covering the joints. Just painting over an improperly-patched blemish …

12 HR Pros Share What You Should NEVER Say in an Interview

We all want to be bonafide #girlbosses in our careers. But before you can start your #humblebrag tour at the office, you actually have to land the gig. Whether you’re looking to break out of a work rut and change careers or you’re fresh out of college searching for your first gig, the hiring …

How to Install Tile Like a Professional

If you've ever wondered how to install tile without calling a professional, you've come to the right place. Maybe you're a "Fixer Upper" devotee, and …

How to Build an Entire Portfolio With Only the Best of Vanguard Funds

Build a Portfolio With the Best Vanguard Funds<p>A Sample Portfolio of Vanguard Funds<p>Updated July 02, 2018<p>It's not difficult to spot the best Vanguard …

How To Shoot Stunning iPhone Timelapse Videos

Time-lapse photography is the process of taking many photos at regular intervals, usually over a long period of time, and chaining them together to …

This LinkedIn Recruiter’s Tips For Showcasing Soft Skills On Job Interviews

“It’s more about who you are than what you do,” one LinkedIn insider explains.<p>If you’ve heard a lot about “soft skills” lately, it’s at least partly because employers want you to develop them. According to our Global Recruiting Trends study here at LinkedIn, more employers are rolling out “soft …

Here Are Three Simple Lightroom Tips That Will Dramatically Improve Your Photos (VIDEO)

Mango Street Labs is a great source of short, simple tutorials that can make a big difference in your images, even if you don’t have a lot of …

Tutorials

6 Tips, Tricks, and Hacks for Shooting Sharper Manual Focus Photos

This article aims to provide you with key tips, techniques, and hacks that, if followed correctly, should practically guarantee nailing pin-sharp …

This Seven-Step Guide For Dishing Out Feedback Is Totally Idiot-Proof

Keep this in your back pocket, first-time managers.<p>Giving critical feedback isn’t easy, especially if you’re new at it. But it doesn’t need to be half as hard as many managers think. The main thing is to keep it short and specific. Every good feedback conversation has to accomplish three goals:<p>Draw …

Dining Rooms

You Can Teach Yourself to Be More Positive--Here's How

Research shows it's possible to train yourself to deflect stress and cultivate a better mindset for success.<p>The entrepreneurs I work with tend to have a few things in common: they are smart, ambitious, and highly motivated.<p>Most of them are also stressed to the max.<p>From the outside, they appear …

Self-improvement

Harvard is putting a 13 module photography course online for free

Four months ago, it was Stanford who made their photography course for free, and now comes Harvard’s turns. Harvard has an online learning platform – …

Agile project management: A comprehensive guide

What is agile?Agile is a project management methodology that uses short development cycles called “sprints” to focus on continuous improvement in the …

How Can I Invest With Less Than $100?

Getting into the investing habit can be a challenge, especially if you're finding it tough just to scrape up an extra $100. Once you see your …

Investing

Negotiate "Allowance Contracts" With Your Kids to Teach Them About Money

The sooner we learn about money, the more time we have to develop solid financial habits. An allowance is a good opportunity to teach kids how money …

Is Your Kitchen a Hot Mess? These Genius Products Will Organize You in No Time

Banish the chaos in your kitchen with these must-haves.<p>Whether it's January 1 or July 1, I wake up every morning wanting my life to be more …

TV Shows to Look Forward to in 2017 (So Far)

Star Trek returns, Girls concludes, winter comes to Game of Thrones, and streaming TV continues its steep climb.<p>More and more, superheroes are encroaching on the world of TV (though not as much as film). But there’s plenty else to look forward to on the small screen in 2017: debuts of promising …

TV

Winter TV Preview: Your Complete Guide to the Season's Premieres

Find out when your favorite shows return—plus, every new series.<p>Just when we thought we were caught up on all the series we must watch to stay socially relevant, the network gods have unleashed a whole mass of new and returning series to occupy our winter TV schedule.<p>Among them are new series based …

The #1 Secret for Navigating Successful Change Management

Big change initiatives for 2017? Don't forget the single most important piece!<p><i>"Get comfortable being uncomfortable."</i> -- Navy SEAL philosophy.<p>Navy SEAL training candidates that successfully navigate the most challenging special operations selection program in the world do so because they find a way …

5 Things NOT to Do With Your Year-End Bonus (and 5 Better Ideas)

Spend it on an experience, not a new wardrobe.<p>Good news for employees: More employers plan to give bonuses this year. Seventy-five percent of human …

Spend 30 Minutes and Learn How to Use 30 of Photoshop’s Most Important Features (VIDEO)

Whether you’re a photo enthusiast or a working pro, Photoshop is such a comprehensive tool that it offers many features that you may find unfamiliar. …

White Balance Simplified

Setting an image’s ideal white balance doesn’t have to be a complicated task, especially with the user-friendly software and cameras available today. …

Stocks as a Gift for Your Kids Could Pay Dividends

Are you searching for a gift for a young person in your life that will last a lot longer than the paper it’s wrapped in? Here’s a possible solution: …