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Defeat Poor CrossFit Movement With These Work-Rest Strategies

Every minute on the minute (EMOM) and you go, I go (YGIG) training sessions reinforce the quality of movements. In this article, <b>I discuss workouts</b> …

5 Books for Typography & Lettering Lovers

With the results of Print’s Regional Design Annual and Typography & Lettering Awards on my mind, I’ve been hooked on all things lettered—hand …

6 Fast Workouts to Help You Crush the CrossFit Open

Burpees, Sumo Deadlift High Pulls, Push-Press<p>Load a relatively light weight onto a barbell — Khalipa uses 75 pounds — and perform the following …

Creative people’s brains really do work differently

What makes highly creative people different from the rest of us? In the 1960s, psychologist and creativity researcher Frank X. Barron set about finding out. Barron conducted a series of experiments on some of his generation’s most renowned thinkers in an attempt to isolate the unique spark of …

Creativity

Running Man

Energy-System Work to Get Lean and Mean<p>As most of you probably know, I'm not a big fan of slow-pace cardio work, especially when you're trying to …

Here's the Poop Swastika

A swastika painted in human feces in a dorm bathroom has been at (or at least near) the center of this month’s anti-racism protests at the University …

Renowned Designer Dishes Out Inspiring Tips For Creating The Perfect Logo

<b>If you are</b> a graphic designer, chances are that you have worked with logos before—and you would probably know that it is harder than it looks to …

Why Don't We Know We Are Enlightened Already?

"Enlightenment" is a word that has gotten so entangled with vague confusion that many people have given up on it. I don't mean the classic seeker who hungers for God, Nirvana, or higher states of consciousness. There isn't an accepted definition of enlightenment that allows for a general discussion …

Graphic Design Porn: A Gorgeous Book Filled With 6,000 Striking Modernist Logos

<b>Whether you are</b> a graphic designer by profession or just a fan of well-designed logos, you would probably want to add this beautiful new book by …

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How to give advice so that people will listen

I look back on my 21-year-old self and cringe. Like a bull in a china shop, I “knew” what was right, and by god, I was going to tell everyone.<b>Friend:</b> …

How Smart People Deal With People They Don’t Like

The symptoms of social anxiety can be misinterpreted as introversion but they are very different.<p>Social anxiety is self-induced while introversion is …

The 7 Secrets to the Most Effective Social-Media Campaigns

This story originally appeared on Buffer<p>I’ve resisted social media advertising for a long time, believing that there are a host of free tools and free strategies that can help your business grow on social media organically.<p>What I’ve come to find out (and I’d imagine many of you have discovered this …

Social Media

Keynes Predicted We Would Be Working 15-Hour Weeks. Why Was He So Wrong?

The economist John Maynard Keynes predicted that his grandkids would work just 15 hours a week. He imagined by now, we would basically work Monday and Tuesday, and then have a five-day weekend. His family's grandkids help explain why he was so wrong.<p>Transcript<p>MELISSA BLOCK, HOST:<p>The economist John …

More Thoughts on Why Web Design is Dead

August 4, 2015My recent article declaring Web Design “dead” spurred lots of comments and some really interesting reply posts (one, two, and three) …

How much am I worth as a freelancer?

It’s always inspiring to talk to people who work outside of your industry or field, especially as a freelancer. We had the pleasure of attending Freelancer Union’s June Freelancer Spark event in Brooklyn with attendees from all different industries, from writing to photography, from film production …

Why Some People Stay Stuck & Others Change Their Lives

At some point or another in life, we've all felt stuck: we’re in one place and we’d like to be in another. Whether you'd like a new career, a …

Self-help

Know Your Ratios, Destroy Weaknesses

Here's what you need to know...<p>It's better to spend 3-6 weeks on training blocks where you address weaknesses than it is to spend the whole year …

Create a geometric logo with Illustrator

Adobe Illustrator has grown massively in recent years to become the number one vector tool worldwide. It's the programme that, when it launched way …

Graphics

42 Impressive Logos & Identity Design Projects

Seth Godin defines “branding” as “the set of expectations, memories, stories and relationships that, taken together, account for a consumer’s …

Simplify Your Stylesheets With The Magical CSS Viewport Units

Viewport units have been around for a few years now but we really haven't seen them getting used much. They're now supported by all major browsers …

So, What Is Your Competitive Advantage?

The question is, what do you do better than your competitors?<p>It goes without saying that whatever you do; <b><br>– it must be important to the customer</b> <b><br>– it</b> …

Live Life So You Don't Need Second Chances

Sometimes in life you get a "do over." But do you want to depend on the word "sometimes"?<p><i>If the following story doesn't make your re-examine your life to make sure you are doing exactly what you want, I don't know what will.</i><p>Let me tell you about someone I met the other day, a woman who is grateful …

Science says that charisma can be learned — here are 9 proven strategies

"Charisma is simply the result of learned behaviors," says Olivia Fox Cobane, author of "The Charisma Myth."

Public Speaking