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8 leadership lessons from the book Facebook's HR chief recommends to all new managers

It's a term based on Marcus Buckingham and Curt Coffman's 1999 bestselling management guide "First, Break All the Rules." The coauthors were Gallup analysts at the time and drew insights from 25 years of Gallup studies of 80,000 managers across 400 companies.<p>They "broke all the rules" of convention …

How to Get Your Facebook Business Page Verified

Here are simple tips to take your company from non-verified to verified in just a few steps.<p>I get asked almost on a daily basis on how I got my Facebook business page verified. It's actually a quick and (generally) painless process that can significantly increase your credibility.<p>Having a little …

Website Color Schemes: The Palettes of 50 Visually Impactful Websites to Inspire You

<i>Did you know that Facebook is blue because Mark Zuckerberg is red-green color blind?</i>“Blue is the richest color for me; I can see all of blue” says …

Home Decorating

12 Apps You'll See at the Office More in 2016

Looking for the next best thing at work to improve your employees' productivity, project management, and communication? Look no further.<p>The apps and services available to businesses today feel almost endless. From collaboration and project management to recruiting and email management, there are …

10 Hottest Design Tools You Must Try In 2016

A recent design tools survey conducted by Khoi Vinh, one of Fast Company’s “fifty most influential designers in America”, shows that Photoshop is slowly losing its popularity among designers.<p>Answers from over 4,000 participants hailing from almost 200 countries prove that designers are open to new …

Wireframing

9 affordable video marketing strategies for startups in 2016

Launching a startup is a great feeling. You get an idea and then you rear it like your own baby and nurture it into reality through hard work and …

One Trick To Help Make Better PowerPoint Presentations | Inc.com

Anytime you need to give a PowerPoint presentation, you'll want to be sure that you are keeping your audience interested and engaged. This requires more than just showing slides on a screen and reading text aloud. In fact, relying on such a strategy will more than likely leave your viewers focused …

Public Speaking

The Latest Web Design Tools Made To Focus On Design

Web design tools have not been keeping up. Trends are evolving so fast designers cannot keep up using traditional tools. As a result, Designers are …

Web Design

16 New Futuristic Free Fonts for Designers

Fresh free fonts for 2016 is here. There are <b>high-quality fonts</b>; all of these come in regular, rounded and italics respectively. Highest-quality fonts …

Typography

58 Business Apps and Tools to Make Your Life Easier as an Entrepreneur

As an entrepreneur, you’re constantly looking for tools to help give you that edge above the competition.<p>Whether that be a tool to manage your …

9 responsive design mistakes you don't want to make

As explained in UX Design Trends 2015 & 2016, responsive Web design has become the industry’s recommend approach for supporting multiple screen sizes and devices. But not all responsive sites are created equally.<p><i>Photo credit:</i> <i>PlasmaComp</i><p>Whether you’re designing a small company website or reworking an …

Web Design

8 Books To Read Before You See The Movies This Fall

The newest crop of blockbusters is headed our way -- and there's just enough time left to catch up on the literary originals.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>40 Books To Read Before Turning 40

Books

16 quick small business marketing tips from the experts

Need to give your small business marketing a boost? Read 16 quick marketing tips from the experts.<p>We love a quick business tip – a few words of …

Marketing

Tools to Help You Optimize Blog Headlines and Content

<i>This is a guest contribution from Robert Morris.</i><p>The reality is harsh for bloggers and content writers: potential readers won’t waste a minute trying …

Blogging

Great Use Of Colors In Web Design

Research has it that a majority of all the product assessments made by customers are primarily based on color and of that percentage, most of the …

UI Design

Webflow Builds Sites Without Code, Like Squarespace Crossed With Photoshop

When design and code combine, building websites may never be the same.<p>Right now, the web is split between designers and developers. The designers mock up layouts in Photoshop. The developers turn that imagery into functional code via standards like CSS and Javascript. As a result, designers have …

6 Self-Help Books That -- Really! -- Help

The first month of fall makes us all want to jump-start a better, happier, healthier way of living. Here are the strategies and ideas that passed our "I tried it" test.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>40 Books To Read Before Turning 40<p>Like | Follow

TED Talks

25 Websites Other Than Social Media To Upgrade Your Life

Have you been spending too much of your time on social media recently? Is that making much of your internet usage wasteful? Social media can be so …

Learning

30 essential books for business, marketing and social media

Most everything I’ve learned (and continue to learn) about marketing and the web has come via the inspiration and example of others—reading amazing blogs, learning from great content, and diving deep into favorite books.<p>I’d love to share, in particular, <b>the books that have been most influential to</b> …

Best tools for web designers

<i>For good web designers!</i><p>An important part of work of any good web designer is keeping up to date with trending tools to ease up his daily job. Every …

7 phrases that will show your boss you deserve a promotion

Your boss is looking to develop staff into leaders, likely making him or her the one who makes the next promotion decision.<p>As a result, it pays to show your boss that you're ready for additional responsibilities.<p>Here are seven phrases you can use to show your boss how promotable you really are:<p>One …

9 Essential Content Marketing Apps That Will Grow Your Blog Traffic

If you want to grow your blog traffic, you have to fully embrace content marketing. You can achieve tremendous success in your business if you …

How to start an interesting conversation with anyone

Stop making people think and start making them feel.Gvahim/Flickr<i>How can I start an interesting conversation?​ originally appeared as a question on Quora. Below we are republishing an answer from Julian Reisinger, founder of Love Life Solved.</i><p>The most interesting conversations aren't about news, or …

How to change someone's mind

During our lives we encounter many situations where we become in need to change someone’s mind about something.<p>When someone refuses to change his …