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14 documents every new parent needs

A couple of years into my daughter's life, I woke one night with a jolt. Had we named a guardian for her in case we both died? I couldn't remember, so I scrawled myself a middle-of-the-night note. When I checked in the morning, sure enough, although I'm a consumer reporter and my husband is a …

Retirement

These "Bathroom Plants" Will Make Every Shower Feel Like a Mini Tropical Getaway

While we'd all love a gorgeous tiled bathroom complete with a luxurious claw-foot tub, unfortunately, we don't all have the budget for making the …

7 Bedtime Rituals That Work

An effective sleep routine starts with fun, relaxing bedtime rituals. Here's where to start.<p>By<p>Mar 14 2018, 11:39 AM<p>Too many parents dread the pre-bed …

Time Management for Kids

Time is a tricky concept—even for us adults. Some days seem to drag on for a year and others fly by in a minute. But understanding time helps kids to …

6 Leadership Lessons from Top CEOs

Do you want to grow your business and get your personal life back? Learn these six leadership lessons from top business owners and CEOs to help you train your team to grow the business independent from you.<p>Leadership grows businesses. It empowers teams to take on more responsibilities and deliver …

How Turning Your Goals Into Systems Can Change Your Life | Inc.com

<i>By Arthur Menard, co-founder and CEO of SPARTAN.</i><p>"Shoot for the moon," or "Set high goals for yourself," is advice you have probably heard dozens of times already. Yet every new year the same cycle repeats itself: "This year I will go to the gym every day," "I will stop smoking this year," and "I'm …

Marathons

4 Things Great Bosses Say to a New Employee That Most Bosses Never Think to Say | Inc.com

You work hard to find, interview, and hire the right employees. They have great skills, great experience, and great attitude. So once they're hired and in the door, all you need to do is set them loose, right?<p>Not so fast. Knowing how to do a job is certainly important, but approaching a job with …

Team Building

The top 10 behaviors that will launch your career

You want a piece of advice? I’m feeling generous today, so how about 10?<p>Over the past nine years I’ve worked at large companies including Cisco and …

Being a Loner Isn't Fun (and Doesn't Work). Here's How to Create Partnerships to Thrive | Inc.com

Whether you need advice, funding support, or somebody to grab data for you, partnerships are a major key to strengthening your business. While some of these partnerships might get off the ground by chance, most of the time, you need to be proactive about helping them along.<p>Jason Ryan, President of …

Business Strategy

What Is Atomic Web Design and Do I Need It?

Web designers may use a number of techniques, approaches and philosophies while creating compelling and engaging digital interfaces. Each designer …

Web Design

The A to Z of Photography: Aperture

Together with shutter speed and ISO, the aperture setting on your camera is one of the three fundamental elements of exposure. Not only that, but …

12 Trends of 2017 Web Design To Make Your Website More Engaging

Web design can be a tough nut to crack. There are so many aspects which go into the making of a good website, that it can get difficult to put it all …

Web Design

The Best Homepage Designs on the Internet and How to Copy Them

People have been predicting the “death of the homepage” for years.But the homepage will never go away.Each site needs a front door to welcome its new …

Personal Information

5 ways type can define brands

Choosing the right typeface is a crucial part of the logo design process, but when it comes to defining the unique characteristics of a brand, it can …

8 Plugins Every WordPress Website Needs

Make sure you have these essential plugins to keep your site running smoothly and efficiently.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As any WordPress user knows, plugins are an important feature to any site, and finding the right ones can be a chore.<p>For those <i>not</i> familiar, …

The 8 Elements of Composition in Art

Composition is the term used to describe the arrangement of the visual elements in a painting or other artwork. It is how the Elements of Art and …

Digital Art

Logo Design Process: Marvel, a Prototyping and Collaboration Tool

We would like to share this logo design process from our good buddy Paul von Excite who has done a tremendous job at redesigning the new Marvel logo …

Graphic Design

10 Must-Follow Instagrams For Graphic Design Enthusiasts

Instagram is like <i>Playboy –</i> sure, there’s some writing (some of it might even be good) but you’re really only there for one thing: the …

From Idea To Development: How To Write Mobile Application Requirements That Work

How To Approach The Writing<p>A carefully crafted requirements document eliminates ambiguity, thus ensuring that the developer does exactly what needs …

How I Made $1,254.93 in Four Months by Selling Stock Photos on EyeEm

My name is Michael Zwahlen, and I’m a photographer based in Germany. I want to share how I earn money through EyeEm. In the first four months of 2017 …

Top 20 free resources for learning logo design

Whether you’re a total newbie or a seasoned pro, there’s always lots more to learn about logo design. But while the web is full of help and advice, …

Graphic Design

20 Sketch Sheets and Templates for Designing Web and App Layouts

Looking for some sketch sheets and templates for creating the perfect web and app layouts? Look no further! We selected some of the best templates …

Web Design

10 best graphic design tools for April

What a month for new graphic design tools. Following a delay in release, Microsoft’s stunning Surface Studio is finally out in the US. Taking on the …

27 Ways to Learn to Program Online

Whether you are looking to switch careers and become a full-time programmer, want to try to build a website or app on the side, or are just looking to round out your skill set, learning to code has certainly been something a lot of people have started to do lately. And while being a programmer …

Programming

Yes, React is taking over front-end development. The question is why.

Here are a few reasons why React has become so popular so quickly:<p>Working with the DOM API is hard. React basically gives developers the ability to …

This Animation is a Simple Lesson on Aperture in Photography

If you’re just starting out in photography (or know someone who is), here’s a simple 5-minute animation that provides a crash course on the subject …

How to design a typographical poster using Adobe InDesign

Adobe InDesign is a great program to use when designing anything that uses type heavily. Throughout this InDesign tutorial I'll run through the …

7 Great Web Design Tools That Are More Than Worth Your Time

Web design walks a thin line between art and craft. While the aesthetic side of a website is important to maintaining your artistic integrity, …

Sphero’s app-enabled ball is the most fun you’ll ever have learning to code

Every single child should learn at least some basic coding as they grow up. In fact, even adults who think they’ll never have a need to program …

Tech Trends