Matthew Harms

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Are habits the secret to happiness?

Turns out a better life rests on habits<p>After every trip to the bathroom when he’s at home or in a hotel room, BJ Fogg will get down on the ground and …

How to Stop Hating Yourself and Start Down the Path to Self-Respect

We're all prone to a little self-loathing now and again, and sometimes that's a dark road that can only get worse. Thankfully, it's not too difficult …

Self-help

Does Your Company Culture Resemble Jungle Warfare?

Office politics aren't pretty. You can recognize the symptoms. Leaders don’t trust each other, departments compete against one another, and people …

How Can I Get Through a Boring Friday Afternoon At Work?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>By the end of the week I really struggle to get through the day at work. Around two o'clock on Friday, I'm pretty much useless. Is …

Productivity

Five More Ways To Master Siri On Your iPhone And iPad [Feature]

When Siri was updated along with iOS 6, we showed you a bunch of ways to use Apple’s personal digital assistant the right way, like using punctuation and finding out the weather.<p>Yet time marches ever onward, and we’ve compiled yet another five tips and tricks to help you master Siri, whether you’re …

Save Space On Your Hard Drive – Disable SafeSleep Mode On Your Mac [OS X Tips]

Warning – this tip is fairly advanced. Use it at your own risk.<p>There’s a feature that debuted back in 2005, called SafeSleep. Basically, it’s a hibernation mode designed to save the current state of your running Mac, so that it can start up exactly the same way you left it when you put the Mac to …

What’s Worse Than a Coworker Who Undermines You?

Bad colleagues can wreak havoc. One of the signs of a bad coworker is a pattern of persistent undermining—intentionally hindering a colleague’s …

Are You A Unilateral Control Freak?

“Mirror, mirror on the wall, who is the fairest one of all?”<p>“Life transforming” is how I would call Chris Argyris's seminar at Harvard. Chris had an …