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Books that have won things

From Baillie Gifford to Pulitzer, the best way for a book to grab attention is by winning a prize. Problem is, there just aren't enough hours in the day to read them all. That's why we've pulled together Hacks of the top books that have won things, so you won't have to miss out on what everyone seems to be talking about...

Education
Health & Fitness
Mind & Philosophy

An introduction to Psychology

You don't have to spend three years in psych class to learn how our brains work. From what makes the neurons fire in our grey matter to unconscious bias, this Collections is a crash course in the fundmentals of psychology.

Independence Day

Since 1776, the Fourth of July has been a celebration of American history through parades, BBQs, and fireworks. But what did the Declaration of Independence signify, how did it shape America, and what is its impact today? This Collection of Hacks will help you brush up on American history and dig into the meaning behind Independence Day. O say, can you see…

Now of Work

This Collection brings together content from Leapgen's Now of Work series, in bitesize format. In ten short Hacks you can dig into the transformation strategies and employee experience shaping the digital age.

Mind & Philosophy
Health & Fitness

What’s the psychology behind…?

Ever wondered what the brain power behind a winning formula is? Or what cogs are turning the wheels behind a great sale? Or why certain types of people always seem to have the most friends? Well this Collection takes you through the psychology behind real life, so you can learn the original life hacks in five minutes, that psychologists have spent decades perfecting.

Soft skills for the workplace

Soft skills are a crucial, but often overlooked, component to career success. This Collection is designed to help you improve your ability to communicate, mentor, follow instructions, and get jobs done on time. So you can put your best foot forward and reach your full potential at work.

Biographies
Health & Fitness
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Tennis heroes

To celebrate Wimbledon 2022 we've put together a Collection of Hacks showcasing some of Tennis's greatest superstars... Love all

Culture & Society
Personal Growth
Mind & Philosophy

Men's Health Week: Time for your M.O.T

June 13 -19 is Men's Health Week and this year the theme is "It's time for your M.O.T." Modern life puts us all through our paces, and recent years have really been tough on us all. With one in five men dying before the age of 65, it's crucial we start taking better care of ourselves. This Collection is designed to help you optimize your mental and physical health with Hacks that will help you improve the way you sleep, eat, exercise, and think. So that you can quickly get back on the road.

Culture & Society

Decoding the vibe shift

The vibes they are a-changing. As our post-pandemic reality takes shape trend forecasters are predicting a return to the aughts. Yes, that does mean low-rise jeans, “indie sleaze”, and more is more. These Hacks will help translate this new - or rather not so new - cultural trend quicker than you can say VIBE SHIFT!

The story of social

For better or worse, social media has changed the way we communicate, opening up new possibilities for connection across the globe. But how did it all begin, and where is it going? Whether you’re hooked on TikTok, a Twitter fiend, or can’t stand the socials, this Collection takes you on a fascinating journey from the birth of social media to the present day..

Surviving the cost of the living crisis

As inflation soars and fuel prices skyrocket, everyone is feeling the pinch. These Hacks are designed to help you make the best of a bad situation, from coping when it all gets too much to making the most of your budget.

History

Discover ancient worlds

Whether you're obsessed with Ovid or completely taken by Tutankhamun, step into the past with this Collection of Hacks that explores the ancient worlds.

Culture & Society

An Introduction to Queer Love

Love is love. From polyamory to forbidden romance, this Collection is a celebration of all things queer, and all things love.

Culture & Society
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Inspirational LGBTQIA+ figures

From James Baldwin to Jonathan Van Ness, from Roxane Gay to Megan Rapinoe, this collection brings together the stories of inspirational people who happen to identify as LGBTQIA+.

Culture & Society

Queer History

We've always been here... This collection celebrates LGBTQIA+ from the dawn of time to present day, giving voice to the rainbow of events and people that history tried to minimise.

Culture & Society

Coming out stories

Celebrating who you are is a fundamental principle of Pride. This Collection brings together inspirational, moving, and heart-rendering stories of the coming out experience from across the LGBTQIA+ rainbow.

Culture & Society
Mind & Philosophy

Harvest Kaplankaya: regeneration

Harvest Kaplankaya is an inspirational series of talks and workshops focused on helping us reconnect with ourselves, each other, and the planet. We have curated a selection of Hacks from speakers at May 2022’s event that will help you improve your well-being and change your life.

Culture & Society
Health & Fitness
History

A brief history of women in sports

From early trailblazers like Billie Jean King to modern sensations like Naomi and Simone, this Collection is a celebration of women in sport. A mixture of biography and history, these Hacks demonstrate the struggle for equality that female athletes have endured historically, and continue to face today.

Culture & Society

Being Black in the 21st Century

As we commemorate the two year anniversary since the murder of George Floyd, this collection provides insights into the modern Black experience.

Culture & Society

Understanding disability

Around one billion people globally classify themselves as disabled, but so often their experiences are overlooked. Weaving together the stories and voices from people around the world, this collection aims to amplify the voices of groups who have traditionally been marginalized.

Business
Leadership & Entrepreneurship

How to (side) hustle

You've got a hobby you love, but how do you monetize it without giving up your day job? Check out these Hacks that will help you turn your passion into a business...

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