Caterina Anderson

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The Future of Design Tools Isn’t Prototyping: UXPin Systems

It’s hard to believe we started UXPin <b>7 years ago</b>. Our first product was a paper prototyping notepad aimed at bringing designers and developers …

Prototyping

20 Essential UX Apps and Tools for Designers

Interested in developing your UX design skills? Here are some excellent UX apps and tools for designers that can hep you improve your skills. These …

Wireframing

I quit my job, wrote 4 books, and started making 6 figures — all without a plan

It took me seven years to get here, and I never intend to go back.<p>People often ask me how I did this — how I was able to quickly build a popular blog, launch a highly profitable online business, and become a published author in such a short time. And the truth is I didn't plan any of it.<p>It all …

Profit

Food Delivered to Your Beach Towel

Justin Harter made an important discovery a few years ago while hawking ice pops on Rockaway Beach in Queens: <i>“</i>Once people get to the beach, they don’t want to move.”<p>That realization, coupled with overwhelming demand for some of the exotic fare at the Rockaway Beach Boardwalk concessions (from …

How to grow your startup with no budget

As an entrepreneur, you master a wide range of skills: You’re resilient, passionate, a leader, and always focused on your company’s success. The vast majority of entrepreneurs also come from a technical background, and the core team they build around them is often comprised of people with similar …

It's Healthy to Visit the Pub, Says Oxford Anthropologist

Here's a great reason to find a local watering hole.<p>If you’ve always wanted to become a regular at the bar, chatting away with the proprietor and …

How to: The Pour Over

A step-by-step video<p>Not too heavy and not too light, the pour-over produces a cup of coffee that in Starbucks partner Chris Smith’s words, “is just …

Best Design Shops

Small and hyperselective, these new shops source the best artisnal finds for the home.

The Sensible Girl's Guide to Building Your Online Influence

Five insider tips to becoming your very own hypewoman.<p><b>Your Best Year Ever continues into 2016! Ready to supercharge your New Year's resolutions? This month, Natalie MacNeil, the ultimate self-starting businesswoman and the entrepreneur behind the motivational video series She Takes on the World,</b> …

Comparing the Latte Macchiato and the Flat White

The difference is in the details<p>Our new Latte Macchiato and signature Flat White are pure, simple espresso creations with two simple ingredients. The …

Why Luxury Handbags Might Actually Be Good for Your Wallet

Luxury dreams are made for us all — you might fancy a stay at a crazy luxury hotel, to live like a page from the Kardashian gift guide or to coat your nails in Christian Louboutin nail polish. Well, according to new data, there might be cold, hard economic gains to be had when investing in luxury …

The Secret to a Tender (Not Tough) London Broil

Make London broil you actually want to eat (not one that you want to bury in the backyard).<p><i>Yes, everybody makes basic cooking mistakes. Like, say, something as simple as overcooking mushrooms or toasting grains and spices. Below, reader Rhonda Perrett confesses majorly overcooking a London broil to</i> …

7 Whiskies to Celebrate Burns Night

In case you can't get your hands on any haggis.<p>Members of America’s vibrant Scottish community were rubbing their hands with glee last year when the …

Unbelievable brands give values a bad name

Brands that bolt-on ‘we believe’ to their message fool no one – they need to live by their principles and rally round a cause<p>There’s been growing pressure in recent years for brands to tell you what they believe. It’s not enough for them to tell you what they make and what their products do for …

The Inside Story Of How A Food Startup Cracked

For all of Good Eggs' noble intentions, big money, and tech bells and whistles, reinventing the grocery store turned out to be much harder than anticipated. What does its stumble mean for the future of ordering food online?<p>Mark Stambler had just put a batch of bread in the oven when he got the …

Entrepreneurship Development Program with Bill Aulet

Drawing from the vast culture of innovation and entrepreneurship at MIT, this unique course introduces participants to MIT’s entrepreneurial …

Wall Street can't agree on what kind of company Ferrari is

Ferrari's shares have tumbled in the weeks since its much anticipated debut, falling to below $50 from a high of $61 just after the initial public offering.<p>Now a group of analysts have initiated coverage of the stock, and the two primary views that have emerged won't help the situation much.<p>Either …

Markets

Why The American Economy Is About To Boom Again: Private Domestic Investment Is Exploding

Sadly it’s one of the memes of our time that it isn’t investment which grows the economy. Nope, according to Nick Hanauer and the like it’s demand and demand only that creates that economic growth off into the future. Just more working people demanding more pillows (of the type that Hanauer’s …

Steps to Starting a Small Business

So you’re thinking about starting a business? Terrific. About 543,000 small businesses are started each month in the United States according to data from DocStoc. However, for those thinking about starting one, it’s often the mental hurdles that prevent you from forging ahead.<p>Unanswered questions …

Small Business

The New International Freezer Pantry

We've been talking all week about the frozen ingredients that save us: artichokes, cherries, fish.<p>But there's another freezer aisle—the one in your …

The Hottest New Restaurant in New York City Is in This Dude's Dorm Room

It's very hard to get a table.<p>There's a new restaurant in NYC, health code, be damned! (Hey, if the rats of <i>Ratatouille</i> can do it, why can't a college kid?)<p><i>The Columbia Spectator</i> reports on Jonah Reider, a senior at Manhattan's Columbia University who has opened a restaurant in his dorm room. He …

'I wish I'd never sold Green & Blacks to Cadbury'

William Kendall, serial brand-builder, laments selling up, and predicts the next boom sectors in food and drink<p>"I regret selling Green & Blacks to Cadbury. It was a mistake. A great shame. I can say that now that Cadbury has pretty much disappeared, bought out by Kraft and now Mondalez. I wish I’d …

SoulCycle and Harley Davidson will always have this in common

The crowd is mostly women, many of them late for work, and they're impatient. A suited bouncer at the door and a bag check are slowing everything down.<p>This isn't the launch of Apple's latest iPhone or a limited-edition, collectible Nike sneaker.<p>It's SoulCycle's warehouse sale.<p>The scene above — …

Indoor Cycling

Sell It Easy Offers A Hassle-Free Alternative To eBay And Craigslist, Including A Pick-Up Service

A new startup called Sell It Easy is offering an alternative to larger marketplaces like eBay or Craigslist with a new service that handles the entire selling process for you, from item pricing to posting online to shipping to buyers and more. In San Francisco and, eventually, other markets as the …

9 elements of an exceptional logo

Whether you hire a marketing agency, freelance talent or design in-house, it’s crucial to have a clear understanding of what makes a logo OK versus …

Graphic Design

The American empire is crumbling because the aristocracy is leaving the commoners in the dust

In Turchin's meaning, it refers to the sense of purpose and identity shared by the top, middle and bottom of the wealth/power pyramid.<p>One measure of this vertical integration is the degree of equality/inequality between the commoners (shall we call this the lower 90% of American households by …

Income Inequality

Michael Bierut is the definition of what excellent graphic design can do

It’s a Michael Bierut world after all.<p>The staggering array of logos that make up the Bierut retrospective at the School of Visual Arts Gallery in New York testifies to the huge impact this prolific American graphic designer has had on our everyday environment.<p>These days, Bierut is known as the …

Graphic Design