Our favorite hacks
We've pulled the data, analyzed the content and the results are in. These are everyone's favorite Hacks, exploring everything from parenting to sleep.
Trauma is an emotional response to tragic and terrible events. It used to be that those who experienced trauma were unlucky and unusual, but sadly, in the wake of the pandemic and other global tragedies, it is becoming commonplace. This Collection contains Hacks that give an overview of trauma, its causes and effects, as well as offering coping mechanisms to help us deal with it.
An introduction to economics
Want to know more about economics, but never knew where to begin? We've got you covered. This Collection contains Hacks that cover the basics, and give you a broad understanding of how economics affects day to day life.
Boris Johnson and his mistakes
Boris Johnson is out. Learn how the controversial politician rose to the role of Prime Minister, and the numerous failures that cost him his place at the top.
The war on guns
Sadly the news cycle today is more often than not dogged with stories surrounding gun violence. Yet the second amendment - the right to bear arms - is one of the most defended parts of America's constitution. To help you better understand the debate surrounding guns, this Collection contains Hacks that give you the history, context and controversy. So you can truly understand the crisis.
Understanding and surviving the inflation crisis
What is inflation? Is it really that bad? And how can we get through it? This Collection will help you understand what inflation is, how we've ended up in an inflation crisis, and offer solutions to help you navigate it.
The books you never get around to finishing
You know those books you never quite finish? Well turns out you're not alone, as according to mathematician Jordan Ellenberg's Hawking Index, most of us don't. Luckily for you we've condensed the key learnings into bitesize chunks, so you can see what all the fuss is about without slogging through hundreds of pages. Check them out here...
Understanding the Northern Ireland Troubles
Films like Belfast, and TV shows like Derry Girls, have given us all a peek into what life was like in Northern Ireland during the Troubles. But what caused the 'Troubles' in the first place? How did they end? And what threatens their fragile peace today? This Collection covers the history of Ireland and Northern Ireland, giving a breadth of historical and socio-political accounts to give you a brief but broad overview of what the Troubles were really all about.
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...
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 Collection is a crash course in the fundamentals of psychology.
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.
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.
A tour of South Asia
To celebrate South Asian Heritage Month journey with us to explore the beautiful, vast and fascinating part of the world. This Collection of Hacks covers the history, geography and culture of South Asia, as well as looking at some of its greatest festivals. You can feel like you've travelled globe, experiencing new people and places, without even stepping foot out the door.
South Asian Heritage Month: Journeys of Empire
Journeys of Empire is the theme for South Asian Heritage Month 2022 and to reflect this we've created a Collection that celebrates the influence of South Asia throughout the world
To celebrate Wimbledon 2022 we've put together a Collection of Hacks showcasing some of Tennis's greatest superstars... Love all
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.
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.