ConstantRevival

31 Flips | 1 Magazine | 12 Likes | 4 Following | 2 Followers | @ConstantRevival | Keep up with ConstantRevival on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “ConstantRevival”

Virgin Atlantic Campaign for Business Travelers Takes Flight

British airline Virgin Atlantic debuted a U.S. campaign Monday called "Business Is an Adventure," aimed at international business travelers.<p>The …

Advertising Industry

5 Creativity Myths you Need to Stop Believing

<i>This post originally appeared on the Crew blog.</i><p>There’s a letter from an 1815 issue of <i>General Music Journal</i> where Mozart describes his creative process as instantaneous: no struggle or writer’s block. The muse simply showed up and he was ready.<p>“75% of European digital ecosystem is present at …

Creativity

University of California

He’s been a circus acrobat and set a world record in high diving — plunging more than 100 feet off a bridge. He’s an accomplished author; the Dalai Lama himself wrote the foreword to his book Essential Spirituality. At UC Irvine, he’s a professor of psychiatry & human behavior and holds joint …

Happiness

dsgnme.co

Debt vs. Retirement: How Much To Put Toward Each

Recently, a good friend asked me a seemingly simple question: “Laura, does it make sense to save for retirement while also carrying debt?”<p>The answer, however, is anything but simple and depends on a number of different factors.<p>“A lot of people are trying to figure out, how do I balance multiple …

Personal Finance

How To Take Your Idea From A Startup To A Movement

To build a startup, entrepreneurs need a laser focus on providing an innovative solution to a real problem. Once they achieve that initial traction, the focus needs to change for quicker growth. Most entrepreneurs dream of achieving the exponential expansion of a Google or Amazon, but few investor …

Innovation

New Free Photoshop PSD Mockups for Designers (26+ MockUps)

Free PSD mockup templates for presenting your work in creative style. Download these <b>free PSD mockups</b>, all are easy to use with fully customizable …

Graphic Design

Salt & Spices Pro Font Family from Fontforecast

Salt & Spices Pro, a 9 font family from foundry Fontforecast.<p>Type designer Hanneke Classen has created the <b>Salt & Spices</b> font family in 2014/2015 for …

11 Questions For Richard Branson In A Place Called “The Shag Room”

Branson dishes on Virgin’s design philosophy, $12 bottles of water, and why catering hotels to women isn’t as silly as it sounds.<p>For the launch of the first Virgin Hotel that just opened in Chicago, I sat down with jetsetting billionaire Sir Richard Branson in what may have been the most Bransonian …

The Untold Story Of Shake Shack’s $1.6 Billion Branding

For the first time, Pentagram tells the story of building Shake Shack’s branding from the ground up.<p>Last week, Shake Shack went public in an IPO that ballooned to $1.6 billion–cementing the brand’s journey from a one-off boutique stand in New York’s Madison Square Park to a multinational burger …

How to Use the Text Tool in Photoshop

There are many reasons that you might want to add words over your images. Text on photos makes great promotional items such as postcards; you can …

The Importance of Mentors, And Where To Find Them

<b>Why Mentors Matter?</b><p>Mentors or business coaches are one of the most valuable resources an entrepreneur should tap into. The idea of launching a business should no longer be a scary or daunting experience, riddled with unknowns. It should be a collaborative experience accumulating the learnings of …

Entrepreneurship

Delegate Like Branson: Hire People Who Are More Talented than You

In the middle of starting a new business the idea of delegation seems counterintuitive. Taking a step back and letting someone else take some responsibility? No way.<p>As the founder you’ve nurtured the new business from inception, overseen its early growth, and in spite of having built a small team …

Team Building

Could this be the ultimate notepad for designers?

Every designer knows that notepads are often a go-to tool when it comes to inspirations, ideas and organisation. Whilst most of you will turn to your …

A Scientific Ranking Of The Sexiest Types Of Creativity

What’s hotter, playing in a band or building websites? Science weighs in.<p>We don’t need science to know that creativity is sexy. Mick Jagger’s number proves that point. As do anecdotes from everyone’s lives about far lesser musicians than the Rolling Stones. In one recent study—conducted, of course, …

Google Just Gave Photographers A Big Reason To Choose Android Over The iPhone

This means users will be able to see what photos look like before the phone's camera processes it and translates it to a JPEG file.<p>The ability to shoot in raw is common on high-end DSLR cameras, but it hasn't really been available for mobile phones until recently.<p>Nokia's Lumia 1520 and 1020, which …

Jack Olsen built a Porsche 911 to drive every day and conquer Willow Springs

Almost two years ago we wrote about the 12-Gauge Garage Jack Olsen built to house his multifarious Porsche 911 - its 1972 bodywork hides four decades of Porsche parts, like the transaxle from a 1977 911 and the engine from 1995 911, for example. It weighs 2,400 pounds and has 272 horsepower, and …

This spectacular home is at peace with the California desert

The Desert House is simply a stunning example of architecture as art. Located in picturesque Joshua Tree — right in Southern California's High Desert — the home is at a comfortable equilibrium with its barren desert environment. The structure is dominated by soaring concrete ribs, but the overall …

Frederick Wiseman’s National Gallery makes the hours fly by

‘Wiseman’s movies are not stale, aspic-bound museum art. They live the way buildings and paintings live, unchanging and forever’<p>Frederick Wiseman makes documentaries about institutions, around 40 since his first, Titicut Follies in 1967, which was about a hospital for the criminally insane. Dozens …

15 Fintech Startups To Watch In 2015

Huge institutions, archaic systems and lots of money at stake. These are the conditions that have brought tech entrepreneurs to the wildly exciting and growing arena of financial tech. Fintech companies, as they’ve come to be called, are easing payment processes, reducing fraud, saving users money, …

25 Amazing Business Books From 2014

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you're planning a much-needed vacation or gearing up to visit the family during the upcoming holidays, now is the perfect time to find a book to help you kill the time during your travels. But why not get something more out of …

4 Reasons To Avoid LendingClub Stock

On December 11, LendingClub — a website connecting borrowers and lenders for a fee — sold shares to the public. After popping 56% and yielding an $8.3 billion valuation, I believe there are four reasons to avoid its shares.<p>Before getting into this, I think we are reaching the later innings of a …

Design Store: Web & Graphic Design Books, Pantone, Illustration, etc.

This year's <i>Print</i> typography issue, with cover photo by John Keatley and typography by Louise Fili, is a bit different from past editions. Here, we …

50 fantastic freebies for web designers, December 2014

We’re back with yet another gargantuan collection of free resources to fill up your toolbox and keep you rolling out awesome work well into the new …

The 24 Items Everyone Should Have In Their Kitchen

If the only appliances in your kitchen are an old toaster and a hand-me-down set of dishes, it's time to improve your kitchen game.<p>To help you out, Business Insider has come up with a list of 24 essential items that every proper kitchen needs.<p>Whether you're shopping for your first apartment, or you …

Shopping