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The Most Useful Life Skills That Everyone Should Know

Whitson Gordon , Gawker Media

The Most Useful Life Skills That Everyone Should Know

Some skills are handy to have, but others are almost essential and can make your life so much easier. Let's compile a list of the most useful life skills you can easily learn.

We couldn't narrow down our list, so we're making this a collaborative effort. We've added some of our favorites in the discussions below, so help us by adding yours. Follow this format to make it easy to browse:

[640x360 image or YouTube video demonstrating the skill]

Name of Skill

Explanation of why the skill is useful. Is it one you should learn know so you have it in an emergency? Is it one that'll help you save money or live better every day? Is it one you constantly ask other people how to do? Whatever it is, explain it here-and if relevant, explain how to do it or give some links.

That's it! Let's make an awesome list.

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