#How To

A Lazy Girl's Guide to Starting a Successful Side Project

Scarlett Montanaro | Posted 05.05.2016 | UK
Scarlett Montanaro

Since I started studying advertising back in 2009 I would sit in the audience of industry talks and listen intently to the speakers. These speakers seemed like the shining stars of advertising, who had everything together and had an inextinguishable amount of motivation...

How to Get Into the Design Industry

Richard Brownlie-Marshall | Posted 05.02.2016 | UK
Richard Brownlie-Marshall

As with any career, the first steps can sometimes be the most difficult, and design is no different. There is no definitive set of rules when embarking on a career in the creative, but there are many ways to strengthen your case. I've created a list of four tips that are easy to implement, no matter your current status, and will help assist you on your journey to design success.

Do My Feminist Politics Annoy You? Twitter, Trolls and Tidying Up Your Timeline

Kate Menear | Posted 25.09.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Kate Menear

When I write film reviews, lovely geeky nerds discuss my ideas, adding their own opinions to the thread and we have a lovely old time. When I post articles about food, or recipes and even veganism, the internet respectfully disagrees with my personal hatred of tofu and we all have a lovely old time.

A Beginner's Guide to Going Vegan: 10 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Turned to the Dark Side

Kate Menear | Posted 18.09.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Kate Menear

In this piece I volunteer myself as your plant-based sensei. If you're thinking about going vegan or have done so recently, here are 10 helpful insights I wish I knew before I turned to the dark side...

How to Be a Feminist Ally - In Nine Confusing Steps...

Kate Menear | Posted 15.09.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Kate Menear

Some of these points may confuse you. That's because it IS confusing. It's hard to navigate how to be a good ally. My advice is to figure it out quietly, to ask if you get stuck and to always remain open.

How to Cope With a Job You Hate

Gabrielle Leimon | Posted 03.06.2015 | UK
Gabrielle Leimon

Consider a full turn around. Work in your loathed job for as long as you can stick it and quit. Then go work abroad and completely change your surroundings. I know that this option isn't always affordable or possible for people, but changing your surroundings may be the therapeutic change that you need.

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Watch How To Trim Your Own Beard At Home

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Barrell | Posted 18.05.2015 | UK Style

Something we all struggle with - how to best trim your own beard. Sure, we can splash out our hard-earned pennies on a professional barber every time ...

You've (Probably) Been Peeling Your Avocados All Wrong

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 25.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Avocados can be tricky to prepare, but boy are they worth the trouble. If you've been taking a somewhat haphazard approach to opening the fruit - a...

How To Wear A Tie In Five Simple Steps

The Huffington Post UK | Anna Cafolla | Posted 07.05.2015 | UK Style

Most of us know how to wear a tie, but if you don't put one on very often, when it comes to high-pressure moments - like a job interview or a wedding ...

How To Open A Bottle Using A Piece Of Paper

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 27.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

There's nothing worse than gasping for a bottle of soda or beer and finding you don't have a bottle opener. Unless you're one of those stupid daredevi...

How To Do A Perfect Burpee

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 03.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If you thought a burpee was that thing you do after guzzling a pint or a can of Coke, then you're sadly mistaken. A burpee is, in fact, a fully bod...

7 Top Tips To Make Your Bunch Of Flowers Last Longer

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 31.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

It's the age-old question everyone asks once they've got a beautiful bunch of them sitting on their windowsill... How do you make flowers last long...

This Advert Has Saved The Lives Of 36 Babies

PA / The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

An advert which shows how to stop a baby from choking and stars the voices of David Walliams, David Mitchell and Sir John Hurt has been credited with ...

How To Pour The Perfect Pint Of Guinness For St Patrick's Day

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 17.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

It's the day when everyone suddenly claims to have some distant Irish relation. Yes, St Patrick's Day is upon us, and if you're celebrating the hol...

How To Cut A Whole Chicken Like A Pro

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 16.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Buying a whole chicken rather than individual breast and thigh pieces is usually better value for money. So if the effort of cutting up a whole bir...

Freelancing FAQ's

Xenios Thrasyvoulou | Posted 06.04.2015 | UK
Xenios Thrasyvoulou

Quit your job. Do it immediately. I call it getting "the fear".

How to Become a Sporting Goddess in Three Steps

Paula McGuire | Posted 05.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Paula McGuire

Sport, thankfully, is a wealth of diverse pursuits. Walk in the woods, climb up a cliff, fence with a foe: find something that suits your personality and you'll never suffer sport again. If you're not enjoying the exercise you're doing, you're not doing the right exercise.

Love Smoking? Don't Read This Then!

Malminder Gill | Posted 20.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Malminder Gill

Smoking is known to cause a lot of physical transformations and is known to ruin the outside appearance of the person. If you want to know about some of the ways smoking can ruin your looks then you might want to check this out.

How To Twerk...Google Reveals The Things We Most Wanted To Learn

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If you Googled 'How to twerk' shortly after the dancing phenomenon swept the nation (thanks Miley) then we have news for you... You're not the only on...

The Ultimate Christmas Wrapping Hack

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Stop what you're doing and watch how utterly amazing this shop assistant is at wrapping Christmas presents - in just 12 seconds! Mind. Blown. W...

How to Cope With Paranoia

Malminder Gill | Posted 12.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Malminder Gill

Most people will experience a suspicious or irrational thought at some point in their life but some people will experience these thoughts regularly and these thoughts will be exaggerated with no evidence to support them.

How to Recover From a Panic Attack

Malminder Gill | Posted 20.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Malminder Gill

If you've ever suffered from a panic attack, the first and most important thing is to not be embarrassed, it is absolutely not your fault. The body's natural response to a stressful or dangerous situation is flight, fight and freeze, and it's not something you can always control.

How To Carve A Pumpkin For Halloween

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 14.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Pumpkin carving isn't just for kiddies you know. Plus, what could be more therapeutic than hacking a pumpkin to bits? The deft duo behind food...

How To Make Perfect Scrambled Eggs

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 10.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Budding foodies rejoice! We have the secret to glorious, melt-in-the-mouth scrambled eggs. So what's the technique? Kickstart your delightful b...

8 Exercises You're (Probably) Doing Wrong

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 09.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If you're going to spend hours in the gym, you want to be sure your workout is paying off. Because there's nothing worse than going through the pain, ...