Andrew Humphreys

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The 7 Bosses Nobody Wants to Deal With

Some bosses are a pleasure to work with, and others are a pain. Here are 7 types of bosses that every employee hopes to avoid.<p>We've all experienced the nightmare of dealing with a horrible boss. Nobody wants to be on the receiving end of that kind of negative authoritarian relationship, but …

How to Read People Like Sherlock Holmes: 4 Insights From Research

Wouldn’t it be great to be able to just look at someone and tell what they’re <i>really</i> like?<p>Sherlock Holmes does this all the time and it’s incredibly …

After Year Of Atheism, Former Pastor: 'I Don't Think God Exists'

At the start of 2014, former Seventh-Day Adventist pastor Ryan Bell made an unusual New Year's resolution: to live for one year without God — this reflecting his own loss of faith. He kept a blog documenting his journey and had a documentary crew following him.<p>After a year, Bell tells NPR's Arun …

Want Your Next Week to Be Super Productive? Try These 5 Success Strategies

Get a jump on next week by putting a bow on this week, and then enjoying--really enjoying--your weekend.<p>After a long week of writing and meeting deadlines, I really look forward to my weekends--getting out of the office, tapping into my latest foodie desire, playing my beloved guitars, sleeping in …

5 Types of Branding Color Palettes That Reign Supreme

I hate to burst your color loving bubble {it really is such a cozy bubble} but not all color is created equal when it comes to branding.<p>Creating a …

Excellent Collection Of Web Color Picking, Palettes & Scheme Generating Tools For Designers

Colors are the first things that the web designers consider while starting a new website project. Which colors to use that will complement the …

This Organizational Strategy Can Help You Accomplish Even the Most Daunting Tasks

When everything is a priority, how do you know what to do first?<p>Setting priorities may well be the easiest, difficult task on your to-do list. As daily tasks--and, yes, even large projects pile up--knowing what to do now and what to put on hold for later can be difficult. Angel investor Rick Gibson …

5 Remarkably Powerful Habits of Great Leaders

Don't just be a good leader, be a great leader. You, your people, and your business have everything to gain.<p>There are literally millions of leaders, in all sorts of organizations, all around the globe. While some run businesses, others lead nonprofits and government offices and agencies. Regardless …

20 Free Sans Serif Fonts for Designers | WebFX

Join <b>62,179</b> marketing managers who get our best digital marketing insights, strategies and tips delivered straight to their inbox.<p>Some well-known …

CSS Shapes Editor for Chrome

31 Aug 2014 - London<p>CSS Shapes allow web designers to wrap content around custom paths, but authoring them is not trivial.<p>None of the traditional …

Palettab Chrome Extension offers color themes and fonts right from your browser tab

Looking for font/color theme ideas? Palettab, a Chrome browser extension whose mission in life is to generate ideas for your creative projects, is conveniently located in the next tab.<p>Run by COLOURlovers, an international online community of over 4 million, each palette of five colors has its own …

7 Digital Marketing Solutions for Every Startup’s Needs

<i>Daniel Reed is the Digital Marketing Manager for Sinch. This post originally appeared on the Mention blog.</i><p>It’s tough being a startup — budgets, growth, and hustling everyday to make that change that you dream about.<p>As the Digital Marketing Manager, it’s my job to get Sinch — a cloud based …

Typegenius Online App Shows Designers the Best Font Match

Most designers pride themselves on their ability to choose the font combinations they use in their projects, thank you — except for when they need a little help in deciding which fonts look best together.<p>Luckily, there’s a quick and easy way to get some extra visual input. Typegenius is a Website …

5 Meditation Tips for People Who Can’t Focus

Meditation is more than just a stress buster. New research shows it can help boost creativity; another review found it could reduce symptoms of …

What Employers Get Wrong When It Comes to Hiring

Pat was well-qualified for the job. So, without puffery, her resume, cover letter, interview and references made that clear.<p>Chris wasn’t qualified …

For Bitcoin, Lessons In The History Of Failed Currencies

If someone were to perfect a flying car, governments around the world would be faced with a conundrum. Over the centuries humans have developed a transport system complete with quaint country streets, bustling six-lane highways, electronic toll booths and police officers to monitor it all. So …

How Men Learn (Or Don't) About Menstruation

<b>When I was in high school</b>, two friends of mine got into a prank war — the kind of stupid, friendly one-upmanship waged when you’re a bored teenager. It started innocuously enough with some chewed-up gum in a locker. Then, in response, smelly gym clothes. It escalated: an old lunch, a moldy sandwich.<p>…

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The UK Reportedly Plans To Scrap Value Added Tax on Bitcoin Trades

Bitcoin was dealt a heavy blow last week after troubled Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox, once the largest of its kind, filed for bankruptcy protection in Tokyo.<p>The UK government, however, is reportedly taking steps to welcome the virtual currency. In a meeting with a group of UK traders, Britain’s tax …

Peering into North Korea

A boat tour from China skirts the North Korean shoreline, allowing a glimpse of the world’s most mysterious, closed-off country.<p>The key to our speedboat turned, the engine roared and Chinese pop music blared. Beneath us, the Yalu River was a muddy brown; above, the sun shone. We hurried on toward …

Canada’s wild frontier: Where glaciers and rainforests meet

Both a Canadian national park and a Unesco World Heritage Site, Kluane National Park is one of the most beautiful and isolated places on Earth.<p>After a bumpy 90-minute drive down a dirt track that cut through dense forest and across rushing streams, I emerged from a pickup truck – next to a cabin …

The true life of a location scout

Few careers seem more tailor-made to travel-lovers than that of a location scout – but is finding the next Oscar-worthy location as glamorous as it seems?<p>Few careers seem more tailor-made to travel-lovers than that of a location scout – the person responsible for finding just the right setting for …

Guinness’s new Irish rivals

Since Arthur Guinness first started brewing stout in the late 18th Century, very few other breweries have successfully produced the beer in its ancestral home – until now.<p>Inside the Galway Bay Brewery in Galway, Ireland, a tiny batch of imperial stout lies in Irish whiskey barrels. When brewmaster …