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The secret to creativity – according to science

Whether you get mesmerised by Vincent van Gogh’s painting The Starry Night or Albert Einstein’s theories about spacetime, you’ll probably agree that …

Creativity

20 books that will change your life

Oprah, Warren Buffett, and more reveal the books that changed their lives

Books

Bill Gates: Every American Who Lives a Comfortable Life Should Read This Book | Inc.com

How was your holiday season? If it was filled with love, plenty, and relaxation, congrats! I hope you enjoyed it to the fullest. But now that you're back to work and settling into 2018, Bill Gates has a book recommendation for you that will remind you just how many of your fellow Americans aren't …

Bill Gates

The 9 Best Leadership Books to Buy in 2018

The 9 Best Leadership Books to Buy in 2018<p>Our favorite books will help you become a better leader<p>Updated February 04, 2018<p>Alexander the Great once …

Books

8 Books That Elon Musk Says Changed His Life

Want to be like Elon Musk? Join our obsessively fanatical club. Among his many titles and descriptors, Musk is a certifiable bookworm. And that's …

Books

The most thrilling and fascinating books of 2017

NONFICTION<p><b>Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right’s Stealth Plan for America</b> <i><br>Nancy MacLean (Viking)</i><br>A fascinating academic look at …

Books

25 Books Everyone Should Read, According to TED Speakers | Inc.com

Back in May, just after the main TED event, the TED blog rounded up an incredible list of all the titles recommended from the stage this year. It was enough to fill up most people's to-read queue for months to come.<p>But if you've finally gotten through all the titles that interested you back then, …

Sarah Lacy on Benevolent Sexism and You

Over the past several months we’ve seen dozens of men in power, across various industries, facing the ramifications of their predatory behavior. The …

Are you a woman who is 'too much?'

I am, and it took me years to realize I was 'just right.'<p>"You’re too opinionated, too loud, too direct, too sexy, too bossy, too bitchy, too …

Feminism

Design book: Can graphic design save your life?

As designers, we are familiar with the crucial role graphic design plays in conveying information in a more efficient matter. Good graphic design …

Graphic Design

Find Your Power! 3 Simple Ways to Boost Creativity! — Kaboompics Blog

Is <b>creativity</b> the tool you use in your work for the most of the time? If yes, then better get ready, because sooner or later you will almost surely …

Richard Murphy Architects – Graphic Design and Branding by Touch Agency

Graphic design and branding by Touch Agency for multi-award winning architectural practice, Richard Murphy Architects.In order to celebrate the 25th …

Graphic Design

Learn Bootstrap 4

Bootstrap 4 is one of the most popular web front end framework for building responsive websites and application.<p>It provides an inbuilt component of HTML and CSS. Also includes an optional JavaScript Extension.<p>Latest version of Bootstrap framework.<p>Bootstrap frameworks simplify the process of adding …

11 Empowering Quotes From Women

In honor of National Women’s Equality Day, we cracked open the books to find some inspiring words from a few of our favorite female writers. Friday …

Feminism
Creativity

How Instagram is breaking the careers of female artists

At London’s major art institutions, women only hold 25 per cent of exhibitions. Yet, a report by online art market <i>ArtFinder</i> found that without traditional gatekeepers, “50 per cent of artists represented (on the site) are women... (and) women sell 40 per cent more work than men, they (also) sell …

What's Holding Women Back in The Workplace? | Inc.com

A recent report by the World Economic Forum, "The Global Gender Gap,"says that building strong economies requires equal opportunity. When women and girls are not represented, we all lose out on a huge range of skills, ideas and perspectives.<p>Full inclusion still seems to be a faraway goal--and the …

Women Leaders

Design — for Democracy or Decadence? – Muzli -Design Inspiration

Design — for Democracy or Decadence?<p>In this age of consumerism, what are we really designing for?<p>The needs of society or its wants? Aesthetics or …

What Losing an Election Taught the Founder of Girls Who Code About Bravery

Girls Who Code's founder didn't even know how to code when she launched her organization, which is now 40,000 girls strong.<p>"I just knew I wanted to …

Maria Bergström’s DIY Plant Wall Made from a Broomstick

How to make room in tight quarters for all the plants you want to welcome in? A few years ago while housesitting, Maria Bergström discovered how much …

Gestalt Theory for UX Design: Principle of Proximity.

Human brain is an amazing data processor whose broad capacity still hasn’t been explored at full. For designers dealing with user experience of any …

UI Design

The Atlantic: Say, remember how feminists threw women under the bus for a generation to protect this guy?

Wonder why we didn’t have this “I believe the women” moment 25 years ago? You’re not alone. After a generation-long bout with amnesia, some media …

IBM ditches $1m annual Helvetica bill with new font

US technology company IBM is responsible for creating three of the most recognisable letters in the world. Well, that's according to Mike Abbink, …

Typography

Thinking About Design Thinking

I had a great morning convo with my Automattic Design colleague Mike Shelton that took me down the rabbit hole of successive Google image searches …

UX Design

Designing A Strategy That Gets It Done | Inc.com

We have talked, at length, about the acceleration of business and design. It's clear that design consists of more now, than ever before. Placing the word 'design' before 'strategy' is where we are right now, and at this intersection, exists even more ways you can hyperfocus every single detail of …

UX Design

AI will assist creative professionals, not replace them

The impact of artificial intelligence on creativity and design is top of mind for creative professionals. AI will undoubtedly accelerate the rapid pace of digital transformation and change the way we work, live, and play at a scale the world has never experienced before.<p>Naturally, we should expect …

What Really Happened With Facebook's Ad Impressions?

Ad impressions on the social network grew more slowly than active users.<p><b>Facebook</b> (NASDAQ:FB) CFO Dave Wehner has been warning about an ad revenue …