One Oil in the Cabinet is Worth Two in the Bush (or Something)

John Lawless | Posted 11.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle
John Lawless

Open a couple of cupboards in most kitchens or bathrooms and you're likely to find those household 'essentials' - bleach, paracetamol, maybe a five year old bottle of Shake n' Vac and many other sorts of so-called 'must have' items that everyone apparently needs.

F*ck Ups: Business Lessons I'd Share With My Younger Self

Jonas Altman | Posted 05.10.2015 | UK
Jonas Altman

  In the winter of 2003, I started my first business: a wholesale fashion agency. I was 27 and had no idea what I was doing. If I bumped into my...

Ten Tips for Surviving Uni When Someone You Love Is Dying

Naomi Barrow | Posted 28.09.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Naomi Barrow

Packing up your bedroom and going to uni is exciting and scary whether you're going into your first year, or subsequent years. Packing up and heading off to uni and leaving behind a parent (or other family member) who is dying brings a whole host of new challenges and worries.

Lipstick Lucy's Top Tips for Red Lips

Lucy Adams | Posted 22.09.2015 | UK Style
Lucy Adams

At university my friends used to call me Lipstick Lucy. Day or night, rain or shine, I wore bright red lipstick. It became my signature (literally, I would sign cards with it). I love how glamourous it makes you feel. If you've only got minutes to get ready just throw on a pair of shades, a lick of red lipstick and you're already looking fabulous!

Five Tips to Eat Healthy on the Road

Frontier | Posted 03.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Road trip means road trip snacks, hostel food is pasta with tomato sauce and travelling means eating at a different (or worse, the same!) fast food chain every day? Not anymore!

Four Things Teachers Can Learn From Beyoncé

Oliver Beach | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Oliver Beach

Beyoncé is a fearless leader. She is, unquestionably, a powerful force within her field and, indeed, the world. My message is simple: she leads by example, she is driven by a moral purpose and she exhibits the characteristics necessary for success in any vocation. Master those and the world is your oyster.

Waiter Receives $1,000 Tip From Stranger Who Wants To Prove World Isn't A 'Negative Place'

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 20.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A 19-year-old waiter has been left in shock after a kind-hearted customer left him a tip of $1,000 (£640). Brendan Motill had only just started hi...

Bribery & Corruption

David C. M. Carter | Posted 19.06.2015 | UK Politics
David C. M. Carter

Bribery and corruption - like beauty and so many other lofty moral issues and ideals - are always in the eye of the beholder. I recall in 1980 worki...

University Lecturers Share Their Grade-Boosting Revision Tips For Exams

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 19.05.2015 | UK Universities & Education

Last year, nearly 83.4% of UK University students who looked for help and guidance before exams indicated that they suffered from mental stress. I...

The Must Have Tips for Flying When Pregnant

Carrie Bradley | Posted 14.05.2015 | UK Parents
Carrie Bradley

Many women will need to fly when they are pregnant, whether for a wedding, business trip or a well- deserved relaxing 'baby-moon'. It could be your last opportunity to eat an airplane meal and watch an in-flight movie uninterrupted!

10 Ways To Keep Your Brain In Tip Top Shape

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 06.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If you've recently put your slippers in the fridge and are worried that your grey matter isn't getting enough stimulation, then keep reading. “Th...

Seven Tips to Reduce the Stress of Divorce

Lauren Riley | Posted 02.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Lauren Riley

As a divorce lawyer I am often asked what my general advice is for people contemplating or going through divorce. I thought it might be helpful for me to provide a brief summary via my blog in the hope it will prove helpful for people in this situation.

14 Travel Tips for Foreign Students Staying in London

Tom McLoughlin | Posted 28.04.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Tom McLoughlin

With pockets of social groups and subcultures - from the super rich in Chelsea and ultra-glamorous in Mayfair to the vintage fans of Portobello Road and the artists in Hoxton Square - finding somewhere to fit in is easy. That's why London is for everyone.

How To De-Fog Your Bathroom Mirror Using Shaving Gel

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 23.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If you're sick of having to wipe the bathroom mirror to do your make-up/apply your beard oil, then let this simple life hack be your salvation. All...

Write Harder, Better, Faster, (Not) Longer - with Uri Bram

Mark Brewer | Posted 07.04.2015 | UK Entertainment
Mark Brewer

So, please, indulge me as I hitherto invent a new genre of literary criticism and thrust it upon your unwitting and uninterested eyes. I call it a "pre-review review". I hear your teeth grind as you call me a "wally" and slap the back of your own neck in the hope you'll hit that "off-button" sweet-spot. Why not simply call it a "preview", like a sensible person?

Seven Top Tips for Renovating A Property

Tilly Wikeley | Posted 26.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Tilly Wikeley

Having made cosmetic changes to our first flat and embarked on major renovation of our first house, people often ask me what are the key things I've learnt from the experience. We've learnt some the hard way and I know I'd definitely do things differently next here are my top tips for getting the best out of any house project you take on.

Planning Tips For Your Dream Wedding

Catherine Balavage | Posted 15.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Catherine Balavage

You can have an amazing wedding on a small budget. No one should start their married life in debt. Watch out for the 'W' bomb. As in 'wedding'. The W word makes everyone vastly put their prices up.

2014's Best Tech For Wannabe Pro Photographers

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 22.12.2014 | UK Tech

The world of amateur photography is changing rapidly. Every year sees photographic tech get more portable, flexible and user-friendly, perfect for the...

Five Habits of Successful Actors

Catherine Balavage | Posted 16.02.2015 | UK Entertainment
Catherine Balavage

There are tens of thousands of actors in the UK and hundreds of thousands, if not millions, worldwide. The competition is huge and casting directors see an insane amount of actors. What to do? Well, keep in touch of course.

Running a Business on a Budget: Tips and Resources

Jo Gifford | Posted 01.02.2015 | UK
Jo Gifford

Whether you are just getting started on you are a little way down the line of your entrepreneurial awesomeness, keeping those goddam overheads low, low, LOW is key in making some actual monies.

How to Survive the Early Days of Restaurant Opening

Liv Sibony | Posted 19.01.2015 | UK
Liv Sibony

It's notoriously challenging to open a new restaurant. Tough competition, high cost of real estate, managing staff and fit-out of the premises. Thankfully movements such as the Sharing Economy have enabled food entrepreneurs to creatively survive where they may have failed in other times.

How Porn Can Help Your Film

Elliott Grove | Posted 05.01.2015 | UK Entertainment
Elliott Grove

Many of the advancements in filmmaking and distribution techniques have had their birth courtesy of the porn industry. Filmmakers can improve their techniques, and their financial returns by looking at the lessons learned by their colleagues in the sex industry.

Fireworks Night - Everything You Need to Know to Keep Your Pets and Wildlife Safe

Marc Lee Abraham | Posted 05.01.2015 | UK
Marc Lee Abraham

Remember the good old days when Fireworks Night lasted for just two or three nights? Nowadays it seems to last from mid-October until way past New Year's Eve, with fireworks of all shapes and sizes, colours and noises, readily available on most street corners.

Five Ways To Build Your CV Without Leaving Campus

Huffington Post UK | Gemma Joyce | Posted 15.10.2014 | UK Universities & Education

There's never been a more important time to get your CV in order. With record numbers of students entering university this autumn, it's now more li...

How To Turn Your Toilet Into An Auditorium And 5 Other Life Hacks

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

We'll let you into a little secret: below is the holy grail of 'life hack' knowledge. Whether you require amplified sound in the bathroom (ahem... ...