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This crash course on UX/UI design can help you build beautiful websites and apps

So you have a million-dollar app idea? That's awesome! Oh, did you say you have kickass programming skills to turn it into a reality, too? Amazing! …

UX Design

6 Free UX Design Courses From Top Universities Worldwide

To master UX skills requires adequate guidance from industry professionals. Here are 6 UX design courses from top universities, all FREE!<p>This article …

UX Design

17 Delicious Overnight Oats Recipes That Future You Will Thank You For

Pumpkin spice or PB&J?<p>All you need to do is soak rolled oats in (dairy or non-dairy) milk for a few hours in the fridge, and the oats will reach that perfect consistency. They allow you to quickly prep a week's worth of breakfasts at once, and you can customize the basic formula with different …

Breakfast

26 Delicious Ways to Eat Eggs for Dinner — Recipes from The Kitchn

There really isn't a more versatile ingredient to always have on hand in the refrigerator than eggs. Eggs help us start our days off right and give …

Cooking

Best coffee percolators 2018: the world's least fashionable way to drink coffee is actually much underrated

By Sarah-Jane Butcher<p>Coffee chains such as Starbucks, Costa and Nero are on every corner, but making coffee at home is also having a huge resurgence …

Horchata

193<p>816<p>By noon yesterday, the temperature in my apartment was nearly 100ºF (38ºC) and with the sun bearing down full force on the entire city, and so …

19 of the ‘top highlighted’ ideas from millions of readers

What are you doing right now to change your life?<p>How much time do you think you really have?<p>In the incredible book, THE GOAL, authors Eliyahu …

Motivation

4 Reasons Why Introverts Make Great Leaders

Leadership is about solving problems and making decisions. You don't need to be the life of the business party to do either one.<p>Whether in business or in life, we look to our leaders to teach us, guide us, and help us make sense of everything. Therefore, most successful leaders have a strong sense …

Leadership

How to become your boss’s right hand man and get all the best opportunities

You’ve got the drive and goals in mind to become your boss’s right hand and climb the career ladder. You earn this place through hard work, not by …

The 3-Second Trick From Craig Ferguson That Will Help You Manage Your Emotions

This quick mental dialogue could save you some major regrets.<p>Our emotions influence practically every decision we make. That's why it's so important to understand emotions and how they work--and learn how to keep them under control.<p>In my new book, <i>EQ Applied: The Real-World Guide to Emotional</i> …

Emotional Intelligence

Top-Performing Leadership Teams Use This 1 Decision-Making Hack

Think about your team. Think about each person on your team. Do you trust them?<p>What makes a high-performing team? It's not intelligence. It's not seniority.<p>Google recently discovered that the highest performing teams are the ones with two characteristics:<p>Individuals are able to sacrifice something …

Leadership

How smart you are isn't nearly as important to success as how you choose to act

When it comes to success, it's easy to think that people blessed with brains are inevitably going to leave the rest of us in the dust. But new research from Stanford University will change your mind (and your attitude).<p>Psychologist Carol Dweck has spent her entire career studying attitude and …

Self-improvement

6 Things the Most Organized People Do Every Day

Your life is busy. Work/life balance is a challenge. You feel like you’re spreading yourself so thin that you’re starting to disappear. Most of us …

7 everyday tips to improve your life

Over the past 6 years I went from:<p>In 5-figures of debt and completely broke<br>• Stuck in a toxic relationship<br>• Unsure of my purpose and mission in …

What is Interaction Design?

Interaction design is an important component within the giant umbrella of user experience (UX) design. In this article, we’ll explain what …

UX Design

The Ivy Lee Method: A 100-year old, 15-minute routine for stress-free productivity

In the early 1900s, Charles M. Schwab, President of Bethlehem Steel Corporation — a steel and shipping company — wanted to increase the efficiency of …

Time Management

Five Ways to Help Teens Build a Sense of Self-Worth

<i>No one wants to hang out with me. I’m a failure at school. All my other friends seem happy. What’s wrong with me?</i>These kinds of negative thoughts are …

Psychology

Mock teenage bedroom helps parents recognize signs of risk

There are warning signs that parents could easily miss: A blood-speckled tissue in the trash. A misshaped paper clip. A empty tied plastic bag. Cough …

These three skill sets will ensure you’ll never be out of work

The greater adoption of artificial intelligence and automation will undoubtedly reshape the workforce and the skills people need to stay employed. And according to a report released by McKinsey Global Institute during the VivaTech conference in Paris today (May 24), there are three core skill …

Artificial Intelligence

15 proven ways to get people to take you seriously

Just because you’re smart, thoughtful, and competent doesn’t necessarily mean people perceive you that way.<p>If you want coworkers and friends to take …

Want to Become Successful at Anything? Start With These 6 Words

There are many tips and strategies to help you become world class. But none of that matters without understanding these six words.<p>Much has changed between 1956 and 2018. However, while everything has changed on the surface, at the core, we're still very much like the people who lived in 1956.<p>One …

worldclass

4 signs you're being manipulated — and how to stop it

Psychological manipulation is any action that's designed to help someone accomplish their own agenda through deceptive or otherwise shady tactics. It usually involves creating a power imbalance within the relationship or interaction — and isn't all that uncommon.<p>"Most of us have to deal with it on …

If You Want to Be Successful, Stop Asking for Permission

The most successful people have one thing in common. They don't ask for permission. Instead, they act.<p>What are your personal goals? What kind of things do you want to achieve in your life? Maybe you want to quit your job. Or, perhaps you want to start a company because you feel you're worth more …

Self-improvement

How To Build Your Thought Leadership Presence In Six Simple Steps

Even the mention of creating a stronger thought leadership presence puts fear in the hearts and minds of many talented professionals. What will I say? Who will care? And, more importantly, how will I find the time to write thought-provoking articles or respond to every comment?<p>Establishing and …

Thought Leadership

Conversation is a skill. Here’s how to be better at it

<b>Celeste Headlee</b> is a journalist, public radio host, and professional opera singer whose TED Talk on conversations has been viewed over 10 million …

Guerrilla Usability Testing: How To Introduce It In Your Next UX Project

When it comes to user research, sometimes you have to invest more to get more. Other times, you can avoid the expense. Take this Google statistic for …

5 Telltale Signs You’re Dangerously Sleep Deprived

Are you hitting snooze multiple times a morning, grabbing a coffee midday to keep from slumping onto your desk, or finding yourself on autopilot? If …

Tips For Designing A Website Navigation With Good UX

Website navigation is one or the core experiences for browsers. An effective navigation system helps to negotiate a site, determining where users are …

UI Design

Kristen Bell Used Emotional Intelligence to Confront a Paparazzo Who Took Photos of Her Kids

This is emotional influence at its finest.<p>Have you ever been thrust in a situation where you have to convince someone to do something, and you're pretty sure they're not going to want to do it?<p>That's the situation Hollywood actress Kristen Bell recently found herself in, as she told the <i>Today</i> show's …

20 Graphic Design Magazines All Designers Should Read

Whether you’re a web designer or a developer, we’re sure you’ve read a specialty <b>magazine</b>, especially magazines dedicated to graphic design. It is …