There are so many things we don’t know how to do, even though they can be learned (hopefully) pretty easily. For example, you may want to learn a few things about your new hobby or to gain some practical skills that can prove very useful in your life. If you still have not decided, here are our suggestions.

  1. How to save a life with CPR

This is probably the most practical thing on this list, as you never know what kind of situation you may find yourself in the future. For all you know, you may need to perform CPR in order to save someone’s life.


2. How to whistle with your fingers

This one will take some practice, but you may find it useful when you need to hail a cab, call a dog, or get someone’s attention from a distance.


3. How to build a campfire

It may look simple, but you have to admit that there were times when you struggled to make a fire burning. This video can teach you some tips, tricks and techniques to build a long-lasting campfire.


4. How to say “hello” in 46 different languages

It is important to know how to start a conversation when you are travelling. This video will teach you how to say “hello” in almost 50 languages, so you might find this handy if you plan a trip in multiple countries.


5. How to change a tire

Changing a tire should be a must-know for every driver. You don’t need to spend money on a towing truck just because you have a flat tire. If you still haven’t learned how to change it, check out the video below:


6. How to tie a tie

Every man may need to wear a suit and tie every once in a while. Tieing the tie may seem complicated, but it’s not that difficult to learn. Just follow the right steps and you will master this in no time.


7. How to survive a shark attack

The odds are you will never encounter a shark in your lifetime, but who knows? It is better to be prepared for your worst nightmares, right?


8. How to be a better dancer

The truth is, you are probably a terrible dancer and you already feel awkward on the dance floor. But that doesn’t mean that you cannot improve your dancing. Check out these simple steps that will make your dancing a bit less clumsy and will give you bigger confidence in your moves.


9. How to ride a bike

If you didn’t learn how to ride a bike as a kid, you may feel scared and intimidated to do it now. However, you know how people say – better late than never. This video will show you a step-by-step guide which will make the learning process easier. Good luck!


10. How to meditate

Doctors say that meditation helps your brain relax and improves your health overall, especially during stressful periods. The five easy steps to meditate properly are: having the right location, keeping a straight spine, pre-mediation preparation, focusing on your breath, and observing without judgment.


11. How to play chess

Chess is a two-player strategy board game played on a chessboard with 64 squares arranged in an 8×8 grid. The game is played by millions of people worldwide. If you don’t know how to play chess it may look confusing, but keep in mind that it was invented in the 6th century. So if those guys could master it back then, you can do it too.


12. How to code

This one obviously needs more practice, but imagine the things you would be able to do afterwards. From making useful things to making money. It is one of the most desirable and valuable skills to have in the 21st-century. It’s definitely complex but if you start learning today, you may master it… in some time. The video below will help you understand what to look for in an online course and how to choose which programming language should you start learning.


13. How to beatbox

Beatboxing can be fun. You can use it for your favourite them song, or you can invent an entirely new melody. If you ever wondered how to do it, here is a quick guide:


14. How to perform magic tricks

What’s more magical than magic? The answer is magic tricks because magic does not exist. Does it? If you have never been to Hogwarts, the least you could do is to learn some magic tricks. They are fun, and you can use them to impress your friends or (potential) partners.


15. How to juggle

Ok, we admit that this is not very useful, but at least it is fun and impressive skill to know.


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