How to Adult

How to Adult
  • 5 minutos
  • 104 episódios
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  • adulting
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We're an edutainment channel dedicated to teaching everything you need to know as an adult that school never taught you.

How to Tie a Necktie

A step-by-step guide to tying a tie, with varying degrees of fanciness. 0:42 Four-In-Hand 2:20 The Windsor 3:51 The Eldredge Knot Huge thanks to Sarah Manuel for supporting us on Patreon! Support How to Adult on Patreon at http://www.patreon.com/howtoadult Or at DFTBA Records! http://store.dftba.com/collections/how-to-adult "How to Adult" is a "life skills" edutainment channel brought to you by Executive Producers Hank Green and John Green. Subscribe for new videos! Tumblr: http://learnhowtoadult.tumblr.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/learnhowtoadult Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/learnhowtoadult

2 dias atrás

How to Use a Fire Extinguisher

Ever have that moment where you look at the fire extinguisher on the wall and realize you have no idea how to use it? We here at How to Adult have, and so we made this video! Huge thanks to Sarah Manuel for supporting us on Patreon! Support How to Adult on Patreon at http://www.patreon.com/howtoadult Or at DFTBA Records! http://store.dftba.com/collections/how-to-adult "How to Adult" is a "life skills" edutainment channel brought to you by Executive Producers Hank Green and John Green. Subscribe for new videos! Tumblr: http://learnhowtoadult.tumblr.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/learnhowtoadult Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/learnhowtoadult

2 semanas atrás

How to Mail a Thank You Card

With the advent of the internet, sending mail yourself has become much less common. Brush up on your snail mail skills, and let someone know you're thankful for them! Huge thanks to Sarah Manuel for supporting us on Patreon! Support How to Adult on Patreon at http://www.patreon.com/howtoadult Or at DFTBA Records! http://store.dftba.com/collections/how-to-adult "How to Adult" is a "life skills" edutainment channel brought to you by Executive Producers Hank Green and John Green. Subscribe for new videos! Tumblr: http://learnhowtoadult.tumblr.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/learnhowtoadult Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/learnhowtoadult

3 semanas atrás

Grief and the Death of a Loved One

Death can be a difficult subject to talk about, but it's an important part of life. Huge thanks to Sarah Manuel for supporting us on Patreon! And thank you to the Patreon patron who suggested this video. Support How to Adult on Patreon at http://www.patreon.com/howtoadult Or at DFTBA Records! http://store.dftba.com/collections/how-to-adult "How to Adult" is a "life skills" edutainment channel brought to you by Executive Producers Hank Green and John Green. Subscribe for new videos! Tumblr: http://learnhowtoadult.tumblr.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/learnhowtoadult Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/learnhowtoadult If you want to dive into this subject further, here are a couple of podcast suggestions: A preacher has made it her job to get her congregation prepared for death. A podcast about talking to loved ones about death before it happens: http://www.wnyc.org/story/lets-talk-death A chaplain helps others deal with death after facing her own tragedy (from The Moth) : http://themoth.org/stories/the-house-of-mourning For more on explaining death to a child: https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/advice/explaining-death-to-a-child/2012/08/07/e6de7a3e-d4d8-11e1-b2d5-2419d227d8b0_story.html?utm_term=.c30132be5cc7 https://www.hospicenet.org/html/talking.html

1 mês atrás

How to Save on Heating Costs

With winter, comes heating bills. Pay less with a few tweaks to your house heating habits, and dig into the cold weather cozy. Huge thanks to Sarah Manuel for supporting us on Patreon! Support How to Adult on Patreon at http://www.patreon.com/howtoadult Or at DFTBA Records! http://store.dftba.com/collections/how-to-adult "How to Adult" is a "life skills" edutainment channel brought to you by Executive Producers Hank Green and John Green. Subscribe for new videos! Tumblr: http://learnhowtoadult.tumblr.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/learnhowtoadult Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/learnhowtoadult

1 mês atrás

6 Steps to Freelancing Like a Boss

Skillshare: http://skl.sh/howtoadult3 If you've got a skill you think you can market through freelancing, but you're not sure where to start, How to Adult has you covered. 1. Know the ropes - educate yourself about the market you're entering. 2. Crunch some numbers - make a business plan for yourself 3. Put yourself out there! - find clients, and keep them 4. "Punch in" - keep a routine, and hit your deadlines 5. Get paid - set a price, be specific about what you're being paid for, be persistent 6. Taxes - educate yourself about taxes for freelancing. Huge thanks to Sarah Manuel for supporting us on Patreon! Support How to Adult on Patreon at http://www.patreon.com/howtoadult Or at DFTBA Records! http://store.dftba.com/collections/how-to-adult "How to Adult" is a "life skills" edutainment channel brought to you by Executive Producers Hank Green and John Green. Subscribe for new videos! Tumblr: http://learnhowtoadult.tumblr.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/learnhowtoadult Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/learnhowtoadult References and Links: https://www.freelancetaxation.com/the-minimum-freelancers-need-to-earn-in-order-to-have-to-file-income-taxes http://whopayswriters.com/#/results https://www.skillshare.com/?utm_source=Google&utm_medium=paidsearch&utm_campaign=Brand_DesktopTablet&matchtype=e&gclid=CjwKCAjwu7LOBRBZEiwAQtfbGBXCcsTxueRNYDKon98Gfy6rNaK-SBoJYFleuosl9DMh4IPeCsAFUhoCZawQAvD_BwE https://www.taskrabbit.com/ https://www.freelancer.com/ https://www.upwork.com/

1 mês atrás

Halloween: Choose Your Own Adventure

Not sure what to do this Halloween? How to Adult has your back with ideas & tips for movies, trick-or-treating, and costumes. Huge thanks to Sarah Manuel for supporting us on Patreon! Support How to Adult on Patreon at http://www.patreon.com/howtoadult Or at DFTBA Records! http://store.dftba.com/collections/how-to-adult "How to Adult" is a "life skills" edutainment channel brought to you by Executive Producers Hank Green and John Green. Subscribe for new videos! Tumblr: http://learnhowtoadult.tumblr.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/learnhowtoadult Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/learnhowtoadult

1 mês atrás

How to Library

Libraries are best known for lending out books, but in reality, they're so much more. Huge thanks to Sarah Manuel for supporting us on Patreon! Support How to Adult on Patreon at http://www.patreon.com/howtoadult Or at DFTBA Records! http://store.dftba.com/collections/how-to-adult "How to Adult" is a "life skills" edutainment channel brought to you by Executive Producers Hank Green and John Green. Subscribe for new videos! Tumblr: http://learnhowtoadult.tumblr.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/learnhowtoadult Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/learnhowtoadult Sources/Further Reading: https://www.amazon.com/Transforming-Libraries-Building-Communities-Community-Centered/dp/0810891816/ref=la_B00D3TWIZU_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1501506994&sr=1-1 http://missoulian.com/news/opinion/mailbag/missoula-public-library-is-our-room-of-requirement/article_7979aaf6-426d-5b8e-a784-7eec6b55458c.html http://publiclibrariesonline.org/2013/04/community-centered-23-reasons-why-your-library-is-the-most-important-place-in-town/ https://www.thepennyhoarder.com/life/weird-things-at-the-public-library/ https://www.amazon.com/Quiet-Please-Dispatches-Public-Librarian/dp/1482071398

1 mês atrás

How to Wake Up Early

Let’s talk about how to conquer the snooze button, wake with the rooster, and make life a little more awesome. Huge thanks to Sarah Manuel for supporting us on Patreon! Support How to Adult on Patreon at http://www.patreon.com/howtoadult Or at DFTBA Records! http://store.dftba.com/collections/how-to-adult "How to Adult" is a "life skills" edutainment channel brought to you by Executive Producers Hank Green and John Green. Subscribe for new videos! Tumblr: http://learnhowtoadult.tumblr.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/learnhowtoadult Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/learnhowtoadult LINKS: Clocky: http://amzn.to/2uFQS8E Sonic Alert: http://amzn.to/2uG67OM Blue Light-Blocking Glasses: http://amzn.to/2uG3r3K Additional resources: https://zenhabits.net/early/ https://www.fastcompany.com/3040000/how-i-finally-trained-myself-to-wake-up-early https://goinswriter.com/wake-up-early/ http://lifehacker.com/11-simple-techniques-to-wake-up-earlier-every-morning-1789284569 http://www.webmd.com/sleep-disorders/features/trouble-waking-up

2 meses atrás

Health Insurance Terms You Need to Know (in the U.S.)

Health insurance is not an easy topic to tackle, but it's an important one. Take a deep breath with us, and let's dive in. This guide focuses on the American health care system, but is applicable beyond that scope. How to choose a Primary Care Provider: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Vi-PL1HPb8 Huge thanks to Sarah Manuel for supporting us on Patreon! Support How to Adult on Patreon at http://www.patreon.com/howtoadult Or at DFTBA Records! http://store.dftba.com/collections/how-to-adult "How to Adult" is a "life skills" edutainment channel brought to you by Executive Producers Hank Green and John Green. Subscribe for new videos! Tumblr: http://learnhowtoadult.tumblr.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/learnhowtoadult Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/learnhowtoadult

2 meses atrás

How to Be More Confident

How do we gain confidence and prevent Alderaan from becoming a fiery ball of interstellar ash? Huge thanks to Sarah Manuel for supporting us on Patreon! Support How to Adult on Patreon at http://www.patreon.com/howtoadult Or at DFTBA Records! http://store.dftba.com/collections/how-to-adult "How to Adult" is a "life skills" edutainment channel brought to you by Executive Producers Hank Green and John Green. Subscribe for new videos! Tumblr: http://learnhowtoadult.tumblr.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/learnhowtoadult Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/learnhowtoadult RESOURCES: Amy Cuddy TED Talk: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ks-_Mh1QhMc SUCCESS Magazine article, "7 Mental Hacks to Be More Confident in Yourself": http://www.success.com/blog/7-mental-hacks-to-be-more-confident-in-yourself Business Insider article on deliberate practice: http://www.businessinsider.com/anders-ericsson-how-to-become-an-expert-at-anything-2016-6 THE TALENT CODE – GREATNESS ISN'T BORN. IT'S GROWN. HERE'S HOW: http://amzn.to/2ixn63p TALENT IS OVERRATED: http://amzn.to/2vckNcl "5 Crazy Simple Ways to Stop Procrastinating and Get Things Done!" (How to Adult video on productivity): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WvYJ5SGOJiA

2 meses atrás

How to Effectively Run a Meeting

As you take on more responsibilities in your life as an adult, you may need to run a meeting someday. Here's how. Huge thanks to Sarah Manuel for supporting us on Patreon! Support How to Adult on Patreon at http://www.patreon.com/howtoadult Or at DFTBA Records! http://store.dftba.com/collections/how-to-adult "How to Adult" is a "life skills" edutainment channel brought to you by Executive Producers Hank Green and John Green. Subscribe for new videos! Tumblr: http://learnhowtoadult.tumblr.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/learnhowtoadult Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/learnhowtoadult

2 meses atrás

How to Choose a Doctor (in the U.S.)

Whether you've moved to a new place, your insurance needs you to select a primary care physician, or you're simply just looking for a new doctor, How to Adult has you covered. This episode is primarily geared towards our audience in the United States, but we hope you'll still get something out of this video if you're an international viewer. Thank you for your patience! Huge thanks to Sarah Manuel for supporting us on Patreon! New York Times Article: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/03/10/your-money/why-the-web-lacks-authoritative-reviews-of-doctors.html Certification Matters link: http://www.certificationmatters.org/ Check out Health Care Triage!: https://www.youtube.com/healthcaretriage Support How to Adult on Patreon at http://www.patreon.com/howtoadult Or at DFTBA Records! http://store.dftba.com/collections/how-to-adult "How to Adult" is a "life skills" edutainment channel brought to you by Executive Producers Hank Green and John Green. Subscribe for new videos! Tumblr: http://learnhowtoadult.tumblr.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/learnhowtoadult Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/learnhowtoadult References: http://lifehacker.com/5959213/how-can-i-find-a-good-doctor https://www.bcbs.com/learn/bcbs-blog/five-tips-choosing-new-primary-care-physician https://www.bcbs.com/learn/bcbs-blog/five-tips-choosing-new-primary-care-physician

3 meses atrás

How to Speak or Interact with Children

Unsure about how to speak to youngins? Chelsea from Practical Poppins has a few tips to help you out! For more from Chelsea: https://www.youtube.com/PracticalPoppins Huge thanks to Sarah Manuel for supporting us on Patreon! Support How to Adult on Patreon at http://www.patreon.com/howtoadult Or at DFTBA Records! http://store.dftba.com/collections/how-to-adult "How to Adult" is a "life skills" edutainment channel brought to you by Executive Producers Hank Green and John Green. Subscribe for new videos! Tumblr: http://learnhowtoadult.tumblr.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/learnhowtoadult Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/learnhowtoadult

3 meses atrás

Car Maintenance Part 2: Under the Hood

Cars need checkups just like people do! Here's a guide to some basic maintenance under the hood that anyone can do to keep their car in tip-top shape. Huge thanks to Sarah Manuel for supporting us on Patreon! Support How to Adult on Patreon at http://www.patreon.com/howtoadult Or at DFTBA Records! http://store.dftba.com/collections/how-to-adult "How to Adult" is a "life skills" edutainment channel brought to you by Executive Producers Hank Green and John Green. Subscribe for new videos! Tumblr: http://learnhowtoadult.tumblr.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/learnhowtoadult Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/learnhowtoadult

3 meses atrás

How to Host a Party!

Thinking about hosting a party? Here's 10 tips for a successful one. For more party-planning ideas, check out Skillshare at http://skl.sh/howtoadult2 Huge thanks to Sarah Manuel for supporting us on Patreon! Support How to Adult on Patreon at http://www.patreon.com/howtoadult Or at DFTBA Records! http://store.dftba.com/collections/how-to-adult "How to Adult" is a "life skills" edutainment channel brought to you by Executive Producers Hank Green and John Green. Subscribe for new videos! Tumblr: http://learnhowtoadult.tumblr.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/learnhowtoadult Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/learnhowtoadult This lesson on partying brought to you by this unscholarly source: Missoula, Montana. "Partying, The Art and Science Of" Kate Whittle’s Early to Mid 20s, edited by Mssrs. Whittle, et. al., Hardcover, 2017.

4 meses atrás

11 Tips Before You Get a Tattoo

Curious about getting a tattoo? Here are 11 tips to keep in mind as you set out on the path to owning art you can carry everywhere. Special thanks to Mickey Schlick of Montana Tattoo Company and Tattoo-ee Tammy Ravas. Also thank you to Blaque Owl Tattoo, and filmmaker Caitlin Hofmeister for filming. Check out Montana Tattoo Company here: http://montanatattoocompany.com/ Huge thanks to Sarah Manuel for supporting us on Patreon! Support How to Adult on Patreon at http://www.patreon.com/howtoadult Or at DFTBA Records! http://store.dftba.com/collections/how-to-adult "How to Adult" is a "life skills" edutainment channel brought to you by Executive Producers Hank Green and John Green. Subscribe for new videos! Tumblr: http://learnhowtoadult.tumblr.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/learnhowtoadult Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/learnhowtoadult Reference: http://www.inkedmag.com/10-tips-getting-tattoo/

4 meses atrás

Car Maintenance Pt. 1: Before You Pop the Hood

If you have a car, routine maintenance will help you save money, and stay safer. For a 2-month free trial to Skillshare: http://skl.sh/howtoadult Huge thanks to Sarah Manuel for supporting us on Patreon! Support How to Adult on Patreon at http://www.patreon.com/howtoadult Or at DFTBA Records! http://store.dftba.com/collections/how-to-adult "How to Adult" is a "life skills" edutainment channel brought to you by Executive Producers Hank Green and John Green. Subscribe for new videos! Tumblr: http://learnhowtoadult.tumblr.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/learnhowtoadult Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/learnhowtoadult

4 meses atrás

How To Clean a Car's Interior

Feel like it's high time your car interior got some love? Ours too! This week's How to Adult is a checklist for cleaning the inside of your auto. For 10% off Squarespace: http://squarespace.com/howtoadult Huge thanks to Sarah Manuel for supporting us on Patreon! Support How to Adult on Patreon at http://www.patreon.com/howtoadult Or at DFTBA Records! http://store.dftba.com/collections/how-to-adult "How to Adult" is a "life skills" edutainment channel brought to you by Executive Producers Hank Green and John Green. Subscribe for new videos! Tumblr: http://learnhowtoadult.tumblr.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/learnhowtoadult Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/learnhowtoadult

5 meses atrás

6 Tactics to Combat Work Stress

Work stressing you out? Here's 6 ways to combat those feelings and put everything in perspective. For 10% off Squarespace: http://squarespace.com/howtoadult Huge thanks to Sarah Manuel for supporting us on Patreon! Special thanks to everyone who contributed their methods of stress reduction at work. Learn more about the Pomodoro method: https://cirillocompany.de/pages/pomodoro-technique Support How to Adult on Patreon at http://www.patreon.com/howtoadult Or at DFTBA Records! http://store.dftba.com/collections/how-to-adult "How to Adult" is a "life skills" edutainment channel brought to you by Executive Producers Hank Green and John Green. Subscribe for new videos! Tumblr: http://learnhowtoadult.tumblr.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/learnhowtoadult Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/learnhowtoadult Sources: http://www.apa.org/helpcenter/work-stress.aspx http://www.mayoclinic.org/healthy-lifestyle/stress-management/in-depth/exercise-and-stress/art-20044469?pg=2

5 meses atrás