Sarah

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If You're Failing to Connect With Your Employees, They're Failing to Connect With Your Mission

Trying to find purpose might seem like an impossible task for an individual — much less an entire organization. But when U.S. businesses face an overwhelming lack of engagement that can cost up to $605 billion per year, the need to find meaning in the workplace is only becoming clearer. For some, …

Leadership

How to Write the Perfect Business Plan: A Comprehensive Guide

Thinking of starting a business? Here's the best step by step template for writing the perfect business plan for your startup.<p>Maybe you think you don't need a step by step guide to writing a great business plan. Maybe you think you don't need a template for writing a business plan. After all, some …

Small Business

10 Do’s and Don’ts of Wireframing

Original content written by Nick Babich.<p><b>Wireframing</b> is one of the first steps in your design process and arguably it’s one of the most important …

Why tea tree oil is still the most important thing you need in your beauty routine

Long heralded for its acne-busting properties, tea tree oil is one of those natural remedies every mother had in the back of her bathroom cabinet.<p>But …

19 Things That Rich People Never, Ever Do

Check out these tried-and-true tactics rich people employ to get their pile of cash—and, more importantly, what they don’t do.<p>If you want to be rich, …

7 Key UX Topics that Every Manager Should Understand

The new entrant into UX in an established business often has a tough time of things. People understand what UX stands for (some of the time at …

Kakeibo: a life-changing method for saving money

<b>This Japanese approach to managing household spending may be over 100 years old, but it's as relevant as ever.</b><p>First there was Marie Kondo, who …

Website Navigation Best Practices for Web Designers

The structure of your website’s navigation or the navigation style you use often plays a key role. It determines how user-friendly your website will …

UI Design

Ditch Distractions and Get Productive With a Method Called "Deep Work"

I first heard about the idea of "deep work" while listening to a podcast on my way to work. NPR's Shankar Vedantam interviewed Cal Newport, a computer scientist and Georgetown professor, about his research and insights on the subject.<p>Newport shared how he manages to get a seemingly impossible …

Top 101 Motivational Quotes

Timeless inspirational quotes to supercharge enthusiasm and motivation.<p>Here are 101 quotes to help motivate you to take on new challenges, overcome roadblocks, and live the life you want to live:<p>"Gratitude turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos into order, …

7 tough lessons people often learn too late in life

Life lessons are full of wisdom because they often have to be learned the hard way. However, the hardest part about that process is realizing that sometimes not every opportunity lasts forever. You finally "get it" long after the fact.<p>If possible, it's best to learn these things sooner rather than …

Self-help

Interface designers — you need to be thinking product

<b>You’re doing more than just “design” — whether you know it or not</b>Photo by Allef ViniciusAs interface designers, our primary focus is on the look and …

9 small habits that can help you get more done

Do you want to manage your time better in the new year? Small habits can make a big difference. Try a few of these very doable strategies to make 2018 your most productive year yet.

Productivity

Understanding the various business types | Want to make extra money? Start a side hustle business

When budding entrepreneurs want to launch a new business, many of them imaging quitting the jobs, leaving financial security behind and risking it …

A step-by-step guide to get richer, healthier, and happier in 31 days

If you don't yet have a plan for 2018, you might be in trouble.<p>Lucky for you, we've already made a plan for you. Above is our 31-day guide to starting off a healthy, wealthy, happy year. Each day is accompanied by a task, along with a quick explanation, below, of why it's important.<p>Read on to find …

Job Interviews

6 Unexpected Ways to Create Good Habits--And Actually Keep Them

Sometimes, the habits we have need to be adjusted, this is how to do it.<p>The fastest way to achieve your dreams is to commit to them. Once you are committed to something, nothing else will stand in your way... unless you have bad habits. Yet, if the commitment is strong enough, you will break those …

In Just 2 Words, Sheryl Sandberg Said 1 Thing Separates Those Who Achieve From Those Who Only Dream

How you work matters, but what you work on matters a lot more.<p>Want to achieve more? Take a page from Sheryl Sandberg, and start ruthlessly prioritizing.<p>Here's why.<p>Many people get things done. They consistently check items off their to-do lists. They're extremely busy -- but are they accomplishing …

Top 5 UI Trends for 2018

2018 is fast approaching, and there is only one thing on our minds: what is in store for the world of UI design? Adventurous designers, rejoice. 2018 …

UI Design

Creativity: 10 Ways to Exhibit Today's Most Important Leadership Quality [Infographic]

To stand out in today’s rapidly changing business world, you must know how to innovate and impress at work. You need to bring ideas to the table that …

Creativity

33 Smart Habits That Will Train Other People to Treat You With Respect

Most of these are small, subtle changes in behavior, but they can have a big impact on how much other people respect you.<p>What do people want out of work? More than money, more than benefits, much more than job security, a recent survey says, they want to be treated with respect.<p>If that sounds like …

Why Websites with Simple Designs Have Higher Conversion Rates

Typically, when companies look to improve their conversion rates, they focus on their CTA buttons or value propositions.Businesses also like to A/B …