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When an Email Exchange Turns Ugly

It was Monday morning, and Lee opened his inbox to find an email from his manager: “Lee, I’ve decided to have Carlos present to the governing board, instead of you. I’m sure you’re good with this.”<p>Lee had spent the entire weekend preparing for the presentation. Not only did he know the numbers …

14 Educational Apps to Teach Kids Coding

In today's post we are sharing with you this collection of interesting iPad apps to help kids and young learners learn the basics of coding. They …

The Pastor's Calling

1 Timothy 3:1 "The saying is trustworthy: if anyone aspires to the office of overseer, he desires a noble task."<p>God has used few men more in my life …

Southern Baptist

Small Business Must Take Advantage of New Website Technologies to Win Consumer Loyalty | Inc.com

"Like my website? I built it myself!"<p>The good old days -- when a small business owner could buy a domain, upload a template, connect it to a few social profiles, and be in business. The DIY approach to crafting a web presence lowered the barriers to entry for many and helped launch a lot of great …

Small Business

Essential Documents for Freelance Web Designers

The act of becoming a freelancer often comes from having a true passion for your work. Many of us are consumed with keeping up with the latest …

Small Business

9 Not-So-Stupid Questions You Should Ask Before Launching A Business

If you’re thinking about starting a new business, here are a few things to consider before you take the plunge.1: Am I ready to start a business?I am …

If You Can Show Me These 7 Elements In Your New Venture Plan, You Are on the Road to Success | Inc.com

Unless you are a serial entrepreneur with a string of successes behind you, you need a business plan to convince investors that you can build a business out of the dream that has been driving your passion to change the world.<p>Don't believe that Silicon Valley myth that all you have to do is sketch …

Intuit, Shopify Unveil New Features and Innovations

The tools and services you use to run your small business can make a huge impact. Intuit and Shopify are both popular service providers for small …

Taking back control of your personal finances — first steps you can take now.

<i>JOHANNESBURG — As the end of a tumultuous year in South Africa nears, many people will be reflecting on their own personal situations and how they</i> …

Retirement

5 Fun Mental Exercises To Help Freelancers Become More Creative

Creativity isn’t just for the artful types. In fact, legendary choreographer Twyla Tharp says, “Creativity is for business people looking for a new way to close a sale; it’s for engineers trying to solve a problem; it’s for parents who want their children to see the world in more than one …

Creativity

3 Reasons You Are Not As Successful As You Should Be | Inc.com

Everybody wants to be successful in some way, shape, or form.<p>The trouble is, most people want to be <i>seen</i> or <i>known</i> as successful--more than they want to break the necessary bad habits required to actually <i>be</i> successful.<p>That's because the lifestyle and rewards that come with success make everything seem …

Self-improvement

5 tips for getting out of debt on a limited budget

Getting out of debt isn't easy. Getting out of debt on a budget is even harder. Learn how you can escape debt while still sticking to your …

HDR Pro explained: Is this the budget alternative to HDR?

HDR is arguably the best thing to have happened in the TV space over the last decade or so. It’s a new format that brings noticeable improvements in …

How to Convincingly Lighten Shadows in Portraits Using Photoshop

Unless you're specifically going for the hard light look, shadows can sometimes be a distraction in portraiture work whose impact you might want to …

A Beginner’s Guide to the Basic Studio Lighting Setup for Portraits

Want to get started with shooting portrait photos with studio lighting? Here’s a helpful 8-minute video by Adorama with photographer Mark Wallace …

Tutorials

Learn the difference between saturation and vibrance to create better photographs

We’ve spoken about saturation vs vibrance before, but I think it’s a topic that still confuses a lot of people. While that post looked more at …