I think one of the single biggest missing resources for any Mac user is knowing where they are at all times, and where their stuff is at all times. This can be very annoying, but we tolerate it. There are a few core areas of your Mac you should really get to know, and here they are!
I think it’s possible to systematize the strengthening of relationships between people and their technology. Building a relationship, I think, means putting in effort to learn about the other entity (whether it be a person or Mac system). How can we best relate, while speaking the same language?