Todd Hobin demonstrates the technique every roadie, gaffer, and electrician will teach you the first day of the job: how to wrap cables. If you deal with long cords, ropes, or cables, this will change your life!
Your cables will look better, last longer, and won't get tangled when you toss a line across a stage or set.
Just remember the mnemonic: overworked and underpaid!
Lots of other great tips and info at Making Music Magazine.