Top Skills Any Leader Should Develop To Become A Better Negotiator

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 Better Negotiator

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The Spiritual Subtleties of Communication

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 relies heavily on the intuitive, feeling, … Continue reading The Spiritual Subtleties of Communication

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The 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 power of less productivity  

IKEA launches its first range of speakers

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 when the device is powered up. … Continue reading IKEA launches its first range of speakers

Top Trend of 2018: Friendly co-working

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-working

2019 technology trends: What you can expect next year

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, more choices for cord-cutters – … Continue reading 2019 technology trends: What you can expect next year

How to get more design clients by showing your work

“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 forgotten (or happily sloughed off) by … Continue reading How to get more design clients by showing your work

Start Using These Psychological Triggers In Your Copywriting

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 ultimately influence them. Source: Start Using … Continue reading Start Using These Psychological Triggers In Your Copywriting

Deaf People Teach Us How To Swear In Sign Language, And It’s Hilarious

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 all of your favourite curse words … Continue reading Deaf People Teach Us How To Swear In Sign Language, And It’s Hilarious

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The Hidden Dangers of Confusing Attention with Accomplishment

​ 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 and Amber Rae. Source: The Hidden … Continue reading The Hidden Dangers of Confusing Attention with Accomplishment

For better client communication, ask these 12 questions

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 they were expecting—or, even worse, just … Continue reading For better client communication, ask these 12 questions

Think Only Women Upspeak? Really?

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 the uninitiated, have a listen ), … Continue reading Think Only Women Upspeak? Really?

Hand Holding Business Cards Mockup

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 card designs now! File Format: .PSD … Continue reading Hand Holding Business Cards Mockup

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Netiquette – it is not life and death but it still matters

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.

How To Improve Your Instagram or Facebook Feed With These 5 Simple Tips

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.

Colour code your life

How to organise with colour

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.

Design News Daily- Friday 26th January 2018

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

Design News Daily- Thursday 25th January 2018

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

Design News Daily- Wednesday 24th January 2018

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