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31 Morning Journaling Prompts that Will Change the Way You Think

<i>The morning is enormously important. It’s the foundation from which the day is built. How we choose to spend our mornings can be used to predict the</i> …

Time Management

Graphic Design Icon Milton Glaser on His Legendary Posters

As a new book of his posters comes to the UK, we talk to the designer responsible for some of visual culture’s most unforgettable signatures<p>Now 89,</b> …

Graphic Design

DesignCap- The Best Online Poster Maker that Helps You Make Brilliant Posters for Free

Posters can deliver messages in a very persuasive way, as they combine strong words with images that can engage the …The post DesignCap- The Best …

Graphic Design

Can Business Change The World? This Filmmaker Says Yes -- Through Social Entrepreneurship.

Australian filmmaker Pete Williams spent more than two years meeting social entrepreneurs around the world. And through conversations with over 100 changemakers committed to making a difference, he had one conclusion: This is the new wave of entrepreneurship.<p>Today, Williams and his team are working …

Entrepreneurship

How social entrepreneurs can work with big companies to scale up

Sebastian Ugarte, CEO of inclusive fintech startup, Destacame, had started to lose hope. For the tenth time, a customer relationship manager at one …

Want To Create A Nonprofit? Ask Yourself These Four Questions First.

Nonprofits are born from passion, and passion is a powerful motivator. My commitment to the mission of ensuring more kids have the opportunity to play youth sports makes running our organization incredibly fulfilling. But we must not forget that a nonprofit is also a business, and passion for your …

Nonprofits

'Social enterprises go bust all the time' - how the sector is tackling its image problem

The appetite for companies with a social purpose has never been greater. But they still face wariness from the wider business community<p>When Emily Mathieson set up her homeware business Aerende in 2016, she didn’t know it would be a social enterprise. She hadn’t even heard the term before. Aerende’s …

Entrepreneurship

Microsoft Pix Gets Smarter With Business Card Scanning On iOS

Microsoft has announced a new feature on its AI-powered camera app, Pix. Users of the app are now able to scan business cards and connect with their …

GIF Animations

Mind Over Body: A Psychiatrist Tells How To Tap Into Wisdom And Grow With Age

We’ve all seen it happen: An older friend or family member retires, is diagnosed with a serious illness or loses a spouse. Suddenly, this …

How One Woman Minimized Her Spending for a Year (and What She Gained in Return)

It's clear from looking at the popularity of lifestyle trends like Danish <i>hygge</i>, Japanese <i>ikigai</i>, Swedish <i>lagom</i>, and Scottish <i>còsagach</i> that people are seeking ways to put the brakes on their hectic, overrun, overcommitted lives to slow down and appreciate the simpler things.<p>That's the situation …

Design thinking games

Struggling for new ideas? Design Heuristics can help you unlock your creative potential on any design project! 77 Cards: Design Heuristics for …

Why Building a Community Is the Best Thing You Can Do For Your Brand (and How to Do It)

Does your brand have a community? If not, here's how to get started (and why you should).<p>There are many strategies that exist to create, shape, or support your brand. You can invest in positive PR opportunities, use a marketing campaign to reach a new target demographic, or even undergo a rebrand …

Marketing

Build your own apps with this training course

While it might seem like smartphones are everywhere already, it's still a growing market. That makes it the perfect platform for developers and …

Home

Eye on Design magazine

Eye on Design magazine - Issue #01 "Invisible"<p>Regular price $19.00 Sale<p>Dive into "Invisible," the theme of our first ever issue. We're dedicating 160 …

How to build a secure mobile app: 10 tips

It's essential for developers to include app security in their development plans. Here are several different ways to do so.<p>First comes the app …

Top 10 Typography Trends of 2018 [Infographic]

Now that we've covered design trends in 2018 and key typography terminology, let's put those findings together as we explore an infographic by …

A Comprehensive Guide To Mobile App Design

(This is a sponsored article.) More than ever, people are engaging with their phones in crucial moments. The average US user spends 5 hours per day …

UI Design

See Which Social Enterprise Is Employing The Homeless In Los Angeles

Millennials are known for their affinity for giving and as a result, social enterprises have been on the rise in recent years. Those that enjoy the most success are the companies that can connect every millennial dollar spent to the story of someone who’s life was improved as a result of their …

Entrepreneurship

15 influential art and design movements you should know

As a designer, inspiration can come from anywhere. But sometimes influences, attitudes and approaches converge to form a coherent movement that has a …

Art

Blogging and Keyword Research: Keeping Things Natural Despite Using Data

Although the field of SEO is in a state of constant change, keyword research nevertheless remains a crucial part of the process of optimization of …

Social Business

Twitter contends with the influence of Russian bots and fake followers

Russian-linked automated accounts and 'follower factories' have shown how Twitter's systems can be manipulated<p>Russian twitter bots shared Donald …

5 Tips to Fund Your Company Without Asking Family or Friends for Money | Inc.com

If you're in the process of bootstrapping a company, chances are you've read content online on how to do it. In nearly every piece of content on bootstrapping, it's recommended that the business owner ask friends and family for money in the beginning.<p>While this is certainly not intended to be …

Small Business

One Easy Way for Solopreneurs to Grow Their Business Without Working More Hours

Group programs allow solopreneurs to work with more clients in a scalable way.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Service-based entrepreneurs and solopreneurs make up more than a third of the workforce.<p>While being self-employed has many benefits, such as being your own …

Small Business

The 10 Reasons Your Content Isn't Getting Social Shares

Social shares have two main functions in a social media campaign. First, they function as a valuable feedback metric; generally, the more shares you get, the better your campaign is faring, and the more engaged your customers are with your brand. Second, they function as a mechanism to build even …

Marketing

This Is What A Designer-Led Social Network Looks Like

No ads, no algorithms: Are.na is the anti-Facebook, for creatives, by creatives.<p>The users of the social networking and research site Are.na have a hard time explaining what exactly it is. You could call it “a collection of digital meta-theses” or “playlists, but for ideas.” Some say it’s what would …

Social Media

You're 96 Percent Less Creative Than You Were as a Child. Here's How to Reverse That | Inc.com

If you haven't said it yourself, someone has said it to you: "I'm just not that creative."<p>Most of us wouldn't mind being just a little more creative. Fortunately, you can. Not only are there proven ways to increase your creativity, but also, according to research, all of us have a creative gene.<p>In …

Creativity