Cameron Robert Lindsay

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The Future of Work: It’s Already Here… And Not As Scary As You Think

I recently had the opportunity to speak at the Singularity University Summit in San Francisco on The Future of Work. After months of research on the …

Human Resources

There's an easy way to become a better-liked leader — and most people forget all about it

In fact, one former Googler told Business Insider that <i>not</i> asking for feedback is the No. 1 mistake she sees leaders make.<p>But if you've mustered the courage to find out what other people really think of you, you're hardly out of the woods. There's a second step to improving your reputation among …

Success

How to Market Your Startup on a Budget

No one ever said running a small business was easy. However, when asked what they find most difficult about being business owners, …

I went from multimillionaire to broke overnight — here's how I reinvented myself

You may dream of starting a new business. You could move across the country. You fall in and out of love. You lose a loved one.<p>In other words, life happens and it completely turns your life upside down.<p>Around four years ago, it seemed like I was living the dream. I successfully sold my startup, had …

Self-improvement

1. They Wake Up At The Same Time

It’s tempting to sleep in on the weekend to catch up on your sleep. Though it feels good temporarily, having an inconsistent wake-up time disturbs your circadian rhythm. Your body cycles through an elaborate series of sleep phases in order for you to wake up rested and refreshed. One of these …

22 Executives Share the Daily Habits That Keep Them on Top

You might be surprised at the simple things they do to succeed.<p>The most successful people I know share some common traits. They tend to get up early, stay in front of health issues, and know how to handle money. They get quality sleep, play hard and stay sharp through continuous learning. They also …

5 Important Business Lessons For Entrepreneurs From Mark Cuban

You’re talented, you have great ideas and you’re hard working, but you’re often unrecognized, misunderstood and taken for granted.<p>Whether it’s in …

Self-help

65 Questions Venture Capitalists Will Ask Startups

<i>This piece originally appeared on AllBusiness.com.</i><p>Entrepreneurs need to be prepared in pitching their startup companies to a venture capitalist by …

The Fundraising Mistake Every Entrepreneur Makes

<i>The Entrepreneur Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Inside the Stunning Home Built for Chipotle's Founder

There's definitely money in the burrito business.<p>All those "Guacamole costs extra" charges can certainly add up. While Chipotle has made headlines as of late for investigations into food safety, we're taking a look at another newsworthy development: the home built for founder Steve Ells, which is …

High School Dropout Raises $17 Million After Cold Emailing Mark Cuban

Some of the country’s most successful entrepreneurs are college dropouts. But Adam Lyons, the founder and CEO of Austin-based insurance comparison …

Startups

Floated House / KWA Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The “lookout point” is located in the astonishing hill country of Sri Lanka. The site is a steeply …

Architecture Students Design Sustainable Low-Income Homes That Can Be Built for $20K

The architecture students at Auburn University's Rural Studio prove that well-designed homes can still be affordable, thanks to their initiative called the 20K Project. The undergraduate program advocates for social justice through architecture, and to demonstrate this, students have created …

Architecture

Early Stage Investing For Entrepreneurs And Individual Investors Just Got A Whole Lot More Attractive

On Friday, December 18, Congress passed the PATH Act (Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes), a sweeping $1 trillion bill which, as part of an 887-page omnibus, would prove challenging for even the most astute of human beings to absorb, let alone many of those in Washington.<p>Nevertheless, page 813, …

The Harsh Truth About Startup Burn Rates

Feeling the burn? Spending money to make money doesn't always work.<p>Your burn rate is often the financial version of faking it till you make it. It can be impossible to grow a business to scale, or to much of anything at all, without using up money as quickly as you find it. But knowing the …

How to Create Animated Vector Icons in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop

What You'll Be CreatingAnimating vector icons and designs is made easy with Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop. Simply create simple flat icons …

Graphics

Why Learning JavaScript and CSS Won’t Make You the Best Web Designer

Looking at the headline, you might do a double-take and exclaim, “Say what?!?” “Are you kidding?”JavaScript and CSS are two of the foundations of web …

JavaScript

A look inside the world's superhouses – in pictures

A new book and exhibition looks at some of the world’s most extraordinary houses, including a transformed cement factory outside Barcelona, a prefabricated house in the Netherlands, a restored 12th-century castle in England, and a futuristic seaside escape on the coast of Victoria.<p>• McCartney’s …

Architecture

Mobile:2015

UI / UX Trends<p>Whether on an app screen, a web browser, or a wearable watch face, design is one of the most important drivers of consumer engagement. …

The future of cards in Web design

According to The Complete Guide to an Effective Card-Style Interface Design: “The best card design is simple. It also features a rich content experience. For a successful card-style project, both of these elements must be present. But there are plenty of other design techniques that can add to …

Landing Page Optimization – The Do’s And The Dont’s

One of the most important ingredients in improving your conversion rate is your landing page. Therefore, it is important to make sure that you follow …

Customers

Interiors: A Victorian terrace with industrial-chic style

The inky-black exterior of Mirva Yoshinari’s four-bedroom Victorian terrace makes a bold statement on its quiet west London street, and when she greets us at the front door, it’s immediately apparent that the darkly beautiful Yoshinari, 40, also has a far-from-suburban air.<p>Half Japanese and half …

Simple Ways To Improve Your Life

A Rare Look at Design Genius Jony Ive: The Man Behind the Apple Watch

<i>How Apple’s under-the-radar design genius, Jonathan Ive, has found the way to our hearts.</i><p>I first catch sight of Jony Ive across the Apple campus, in a plain Dodger-blue T-shirt and white painter’s pants, in conversation, nodding. The head Apple designer, who brought you the iMac and the iPad and …

50 Free Resources for Web Designers from June 2015

The tremendous thing about the design community is that we all love to share. We really do. Whether we share our thoughts and ideas via an in-depth …

4 Web Design Trends Your Small Business Should Follow

In today's digital economy, a good website is essential to the success of small businesses. Trends are ever changing, so are client needs. While businesses are busy focusing on their core product or service, most do not understand the value and importance of staying on the cutting edge of web …

Web Design

9 Business Books That Will Change Your Life Today

Knowledge is regarded as the only lasting competitive advantage. This is true for economies, countries, organizations and people. This is the reason, …

'Shark Tank' investor Robert Herjavec explains the 4 most common mistakes people make in a pitch

Each "Shark Tank" segment lasts about 10 minutes, but the footage is edited from typically an hour-long presentation by an entrepreneur or team of them trying to sell a piece of their company for capital that will allow them to grow.<p>The show may be entertaining, but it involves real money and …

Entrepreneurship