Want to kick up your Google search skills? Business Insider has a list of the best tips and tricks to searching Google like a boss. Their advice on maximizing your research on the most popular search engine on the planet includes: 1. Put quotation marks around your search. It will help you find an exact word or phrase. 2. Insert a dash, or hyphen, before a word. That will ensure that you DO NOT see the term pop up in your results.