The skill of negotiation takes a bit of tact that not everyone possesses right out of the gate. Leaders who lack the ability to negotiate can find themselves losing deals or getting into a situation that they later regret. Source: Top Skills Any Leader Should Develop To Become A BetterRead More →

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I would like to preface this article with an honest verbal statement that I do not know anything one hundred percent. Truth is elusive. I am an intellectual person but intellect often becomes the pillar in which all knowledge is based upon and for that very fact, this article reliesRead More →

power of less productivity

Many of the people I meet are trying to do too much. This can be in the domain of home, work or community groups. Often the problem is that these people volunteer to help but do so to their own detriment and then become overwhelmed and ineffective. Source: The powerRead More →

IKEA has made its first venture into audio products with a collection of Bluetooth-enabled speakers named Eneby. The Scandinavian furniture giant will release its Eneby speakers in two sizes later this month. Each feature fabric-covered fronts, with a simple circular dial detail that has a small light to indicate whenRead More →

Co-working spaces aren’t about working anymore: in the age of millennial loneliness, they’re mostly about finding one’s social niche. Source: Top Trend of 2018: Friendly co-workingRead More →

Interested in cutting the cord? USA TODAY’s Jefferson Graham breaks down the best cable alternatives on Talking Tech. USA TODAY Visitors look at a US company Qualcomm stand announcing ‘5G’ technology at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, Spain, 26 February 2018 (Photo: EPA-EFE/ALBERTO ESTEVEZ) Faster networks, bendable phones,Read More →

“Show your work!” Who didn’t hear that from teachers over the years? But despite the collective groans from the classroom, they had a good reason for telling you to do so. Showing your work demonstrates your mastery of a particular skill or concept—a skillset that is all too often forgottenRead More →

Psychology is a science founded in human motivation and behaviour and is essentially all about what makes people tick. As a marketer, if you can understand what drives somebody and why someone may behave a certain way, the better you’ll be able to understand them, work with them, and ultimatelyRead More →

Just in case you didn’t know, deaf people like to swear like the rest of us. The only difference is, they do it in sign language! To prove how much they like to swear, the channel Cut posted a video where 7 deaf people show us how to say allRead More →

Viewing through lens

​ The first time I interviewed Bob Goff, we talked about living a noteworthy life. If your life is noteworthy, you should take some notes on it. You should write about it. Writing every day changed my life and the lives of many of my friends, like Sarah Peck andRead More →

You’ve completed a project you’re super proud of and expect a “great job!” from the client, when instead you receive an angry (read: hurtful) response telling you that what you produced wasn’t good enough. Sound familiar? It’s difficult to argue with a client who says the work isn’t what theyRead More →

Think Only Women Upspeak? Really? Valley girl Tentative Hesitant Questioning Chances are you’ve heard (or used) the words above to describe a woman’s voice. Upspeak – the habit of pitching your voice up at the end of a sentence – along with its reality TV-ready sidekick, Vocal Fry (for theRead More →

Say hello to this new business cards in hand mockup PSD that is well suited to showcase your business cards. To add your own card designs, all you need to do is replace your own designs in the smart layers and save. Time to get creative with your business cardRead More →

netiquette the finer points

Netiquette is a colloquial portmanteau of the words network and the internet; it is an informal word implying the rules of correct, acceptable and polite behaviour online. Netiquette is the manual exercise and regulation of our online society.Email, social media and communicating online has been around long enough that one would think that most people would be adept at this form of communication.Read More →

These days, photography is both attacked and loved in almost equal proportions. We live in a time where the democratization of photography – thanks to digitization – has strongly impacted the number of images available on social networks.Read More →

Colour code your life

Colour, the indispensable tool of designers worldwide can also help you organise everything from the office to the home.

From time to time we all have a difficult time organising some important part of our lives — our filing cabinets, our schedules, email, or any number of elements at home or at work.
Colour may be the solution! Organising with colour can help streamline your routine, improve your productivity and save time.  Colour coded systems of organising are up to four times faster than conventional methods.  As a result colour coding will make your job and lives easier, decrease stress and increase our self-confidence.Read More →

Curated Design News from around the World. A daily eclectic mix of some of the best design news from around the world.Read More →

Curated Design News from around the World. A daily eclectic mix of some of the best design news from around the world.Read More →

Curated Design News from around the World. A daily eclectic mix of some of the best design news from around the world.Read More →