Victoria Gur

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Designing the New Flipboard

What’s your passion?<p>Written in large letters along the wall of our office in Palo Alto is the phrase, “Great stories move the world forward.” On the …

A frequently-updated compendium of web app first-run experiences

11 Tips for Success in Your First UX Design Job

Landing your first job as a UX designer is exciting. You likely put a lot of effort in creating your portfolio, interviewing, waiting, and finally, …

7 Steps to Improve Customer Onboarding

Banks and credit unions must effectively use digital channels in the onboarding process to improve both ROI and customer satisfaction.

Spotify’s Design Lead On Why Side Projects Should Be Stupid

Some of the biggest innovations of our time were created after hours. Here, the compelling case for trying out stupid things on the side.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This story contains one of our Best Business Lessons of 2014. Check out the full list here.</i><p>Tobias van Schneider lives his life like one big side …

How Spotify’s website UX has changed (2006 to 2016)

What a difference ten years makes<p>Web design has changed a lot in the last decade. Here I’ll be analysing Spotify’s website through the years and …

Visual Design

18 Tips to Create Your Perfect LinkedIn Profile (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>These days, it takes more than a resume to stand out in a competitive job market. A profile that grabs attention on professional network site LinkedIn could make a difference.<p>Start Slideshow<p>for the skills you’ve listed, according to an …

Infographics

Millennials as Digital Natives: Myths & Realities

<b>Summary:</b> Millennials have high expectations about user interfaces and are confident in their skills, but they’re error prone and their tendency to …

The User Experience Blog for the Fintech Industry

By Danielle Arad|September 5th, 2016|<p>Algomi’s Honeycomb demonstrates the impact experience design can have on Fintech London (5th Sept.) - Fathom …

אתם יכולים להצמיח תאי עצב חדשים במוח. כך תעשו זאת

האם אנחנו, אנשים בוגרים, יכולים להצמיח תאי עצב חדשים? מדענית המוח סנדרין ת'ורה טוענת שכן. היא מציגה מחקרים ועצות מעשיות על הדרך בה נסייע למוח לבצע …

Adapting empathy maps for UX design

<b>Empathy maps are a powerful tool for helping teams better understand users. But that doesn’t mean they are perfect. You should feel free to adapt</b> …

Cee-Lo Green says drug allegations were 'blown out of proportion'

The singer has apologised for the 2012 incident which led to his exit from US talent show, The Voice, claiming ‘We’re human beings and we make mistakes’<p>Cee-Lo Green has said that a 2012 incident which saw him plead no contest to a charge of furnishing a controlled substance was “blown out of …

An intro to 15 of the most important coding languages

In the broadest sense: to code is to speak to, control, or otherwise communicate with a machine (computer). “Code” is a synonym for “computer …

כרוב וגזר ישבו במקרר: למה לפעמים עדיף לאכול ירקות משומרים בתהליך ביתי במקום ירקות טריים

בזמנים קדומים, עידנים לפני שהיתה לאדם היכולת לשמר את מזונו (ולשרוד) באמצעות קירור והקפאה, הוא גילה מגוון שיטות שימור, מייבוש המזון בעזרת קרני השמש …

למה אנחנו לא מספיקים כלום?

ב–1930, בעיצומו של אחד המשברים הכלכליים החריפים ביותר בהיסטוריה המודרנית, הכלכלן הבריטי ג׳ון מיינרד קיינס חזה באופטימיות מפתיעה שבתוך מאה שנה יום …

קשב וריכוז: 20 דברים שכדאי לזכור כשאוהבים אדם המתמודד עם הפרעת קשב ADHD

Infographic: A Forecast Cheatsheet To PANTONE’s 2016 Color Of The Year

<b>Each December,</b> PANTONE—the world’s definitive language of color—announces a Color of the Year.<p><b>This infographic</b> by Logo Design Guru looks at previous …

12 Sites That Will Teach You Coding for Free

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There was a time when knowing how to program was for the geekiest of geeks. That’s not exactly the case today. As most entrepreneurs, freelancers and marketers will tell you, learning how to program can help you succeed. Over the past …

Online Education

What is Product Design?

This frequently misunderstood field is in need of a proper definition.<p>Chances are, if you are reading this, you work in the tech industry. Chances …

Five app prototyping tools compared

Proto.io, Pixate, Origami, Framer & Form<p><i>There are 🇺🇦</i> <i>Ukrainian</i><i>, 🇷🇺</i> <i>Russian</i> <i>(+</i> <i>another one</i><i>) and 🇨🇳</i> <i>Chinese</i> <i>(+</i> <i>another one</i><i>) translations of this</i> …

מחאת 
הרווקות: כמה עולה לחיות לבד?

רווקות מאוחרת היא לא רק מצב נפשי או סטטוס חברתי, אלא גם מעמד כלכלי הולך וגדל בעל מאפיינים משלו. למשל: הכנסות מוגבלות לצד הוצאות כבדות ■ למה קשה …

The Amygdala Is NOT the Brain's Fear Center

I’ve been studying the amygdala for more than 30 years. When I started this work, research on this brain region was a lonely field of inquiry. The …

Amygdala

People with this personality type are more likely to become entrepreneurs — here's why

Science suggests there's one personality type that's more likely to ditch the corporate structure and work for themselves.<p>A new report from Truity Psychometrics, a provider of online personality and career assessments, found in its ranking of the personality types most likely to be self-employed …

Personality

בארץ

Why do we intuitively believe we have free will?

Free will experiments may not explain whether we are in charge of our destinies – but they can nevertheless reveal just how little we know about our own minds, says Tom Stafford.<p>It is perhaps the most famous experiment in neuroscience. In 1983, Benjamin Libet sparked controversy with his …

A Brief Guide to Embodied Cognition: Why You Are Not Your Brain

Embodied cognition, the idea that the mind is not only connected to the body but that the body influences the mind, is one of the more …