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How to Enhance User Experience by Leveraging Your SEO Efforts?

What SEO efforts do you adopt to improve your website visibility? Where do you put all your efforts to improve the search engine rankings?<p>For many …

Design for iOS 10 efficiently with Craft Library + this UI kit

Craft Library just got even better thanks to a beautiful new—and free—UI kit from our friends at Great Simple Studio.The post Design for iOS 10 …

iOS

Designed Inconveniences: UX Patterns That Can’t Be Taught

<i>This is the second article of the “Designed” series. <br>Check out the other articles:</i><p><i>Designed Degradations: UX Patterns for Hostile</i> …

UX Design

UX Collective

What UX Designers Can Learn From Video Games<p>Video games have to balance UX with visual design for an addictive and fun user experience.<p>Successful …

SEO 2017: User Experience Optimization is What Matters Most [The Poodle Update]

I’m going to scope out my take on SEO 2017.Take it for what it’s worth. See, I don’t know what most SEO experts know. I’m a different kind of search …

Dealing with UX Disagreements

Every UX design professional has experienced disagreements among their team or with clients. Here are a few tips and exercises to overcome UX …

UX Design

The Anatomy Of A Great UX Design Leader

Seven key traits the best UX design leaders share<p>The job market for user experience designers is booming, and academic programs have sprung up to meet demand. Missing from most discussions about the UX design education gap is the need for great UX design <i>leaders</i>. These are senior-level managers who …

6 Ways to Give Employees Feedback That's Actually Useful

Giving feedback is easy, making sure it's constructive is more difficult.<p>Productivity in the workplace is the life force of the company. When employees are firing on all cylinders, deadlines are getting hit, clients are satisfied, and leadership can reward their staff with incentives like …

Keys To Improving Leadership Communication

As a leader, great communication is critical not just to provide details about the mission and vision of what you are trying to accomplish, but also to motivate, inspire and manage relationships to move people in a desired direction.<p>When leading, we often don’t realize that the spotlight is always …

The Guide to UX Leadership

Best Practices for Leading Impactful UX Teams<p>Based on 15+ years of UX leadership across Rackspace, Motorola, and HP.<br>• Best practices for: crafting UX …

UX Design

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The Magnitude of Mentoring

Mentoring is one of those rare gems in organizational development that makes people smile when they think about it. It provides a great way for us to …

These tips are the combination of years of blood, sweat and tears. Follow them to the letter, and I promise that you will feel an enormous amount of momentum backing you up on a day to day basis, the likes of which you have never felt before. I’m not a guru & I don’t mean […]

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Motivation

People Can be Truly Unbiased - Fact or Myth?

Can People be Unbiased?<p>People can’t be truly unbiased; we are hardwired with bias and create bias constantly as part of the natural neurological …

Critical Thinking

The psychology of scarcity: what behavioral economics can teach design

<b>Eldar Shafir</b>, professor of psychology and public affairs at Princeton University and coauthor, with <b>Sendhil Mullainathan</b>, of the book <i>Scarcity: The New</i> …

Psychology

83 Questions Every Successful Person Asks

"What am I really good at?"<p>One of the things that stood out from my Rich Habits Study was how important thinking was to self-made millionaires. I …

BrightSide — Inspiration. Creativity. Wonder.

Creativity

A Stanford Psychologist Explains How to Motivate Others to Change

Nagging doesn't work and neither do inspirational speeches. This does.<p>What's harder than talking yourself into making difficult but necessary changes in your life? Getting the people you love (or even the people you work with) to change.<p>At one time or another, most of us have been told that trying …

Psychologists Have Invented a Test to Measure Your Secret Need for Drama

<i>(Photo: Chip Simons/Getty Images)</i><p><i>By Melissa Dahl</i><p>Years ago, in a left-behind version of his professional life, psychologist Scott Frankowski worked in an office. Seated next to him in this office was a particularly memorable colleague, who was perfectly nice, but who each day seemed to have some …

Psychology

Why most people don't learn from their mistakes

The surgery, called Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting, is a heart attack prevention method that basically calls for a doctor to install a new tube for blood to flow to the heart because the old tube is clogged from too many cheeseburgers.<p>Because the heart needed to be stopped to install the new tube, …

How to Win Every Argument

<b>So you want to know how to win every argument?</b><p><b>Stop trying.</b><p>Not that passivity is the most effective strategy but if you’re thinking about “winning” …

Study helps explain why some new moms post nonstop on Facebook

Several years ago, Sarah Schoppe-Sullivan noticed something curious as she scrolled through Facebook: Many of her female friends used an image of …

A top psychologist says there's only one way to become the best in your field — but not everyone agrees

As a teenager in Sweden, Anders Ericsson used to play chess against one of his classmates, a boy considerably worse at the game than Ericsson. Every time they'd play, Ericsson would trounce him.<p>Then one day, the classmate beat him.<p>Ericsson wanted to know: What exactly had the boy done to improve …

Ericsson

A Psychologist Shares The Secret To Dealing With Difficult People

We've all been there. These situations don't happen a lot (thank god) but we all feel helpless when they do. And because they're rare we don't ever seem to get better at handling them.<p>Problem is, these moments are often critical because they're usually with people we care about.<p>What's the best way …

Self-help

Why Facebook's user manipulation research study is ethically troubling

There has been quite the uproar over the recent study conducted by a Facebook data scientist and his two academic colleagues, with a number of ethical concerns raised. The most common of these being reported is that Facebook users did not provide informed consent. The authors of the paper state …

Why The Smartest People Ask For Advice + 6 Ways To Do It Well

Something triggered discomfort in you—it might be something big, or it might be something little that just <i>feels</i> big. Whatever the case, you can’t …

Self-improvement

Understanding: Wants Vs. Needs

<b>Wants vs Needs</b><p>How often do we create mountains out of molehills? We should start by defining our needs and our wants. What qualifies as a need? What is a want?<p>A need is something you have to do. A want is something you would like to do. I often confuse them. There are days when I take my needs for …

When You Fail To Achieve Your Goals, Try Systems Instead

Do you set high goals for yourself? If you’re ambitious, or if you simply want to do a lot of things in life — there’s something you might have …

58 Books That Will Make You Better, No Matter Who You Are

When you hit a dead end, come back to this list.<p><i>What books do you recommend that college students read? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Ryan Holiday, best-selling author of Ego Is the</b> …