Viola Ng

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This is the best way to overcome your fear of missing out

You hear about FOMO a lot these days. In fact, the word was added to the Oxford English Dictionary in 2013.<p>What does it really mean? A recent study …

13 Habits Of Exceptionally Likable People

Too many people succumb to the mistaken belief that being likable comes from natural, unteachable traits that belong only to a lucky few—the good looking, the fiercely social, and the incredibly talented. It’s easy to fall prey to this misconception. In reality, being likable is under your control, …

Body Language

This Graphic Designer’s Personal Challenge Casts Your Favorite Films In A New Light

Make a lasting first impression on your target audience with a compelling alternative poster [with Free Templates]

<i>All businesses have a unique selling point.</i>However, most of them fail to communicate it. So many fizzle out because they lack differentiation in the …

Graphic Design

18 multifunctional furniture ideas (perfect for small homes!)

We love small homes as they make us think a little more carefully about how to furnish our most functional spaces, such as bedrooms.<p>This often leads …

Movie Shots Side-By-Side With Other Movie Shots That Look Exactly the Same

It’s not an accident when movies look like other movies. Even when it comes to movies that you wouldn’t immediately associate with each other like</i> …

21 common networking mistakes to avoid at all costs

It's also not simply handing your business card to someone and walking away.<p>And it certainly isn't "connecting" with someone on LinkedIn without any sort of introduction or follow-up.<p>To be an effective networker, you have to put in the time and effort, do your homework, step out of your comfort …

Employment

'It's Prozac in city form': Canadians on the issues facing their cities

Throughout Guardian Canada week, current and former residents shared their perspectives on life in Canadian cities, from street hockey and multiculturalism to the challenges of urban sprawl and unaffordable housing<p>“I grew up about two hours west of the city. Most small town Ontarians are scared of …

What If Pixar Movies Ended at the Sad Parts?

Pixar movies are funny and fantastic and all ploy at your emotions with wonderful characters and an always relatable story. But almost everything …

The Uninspiring Story Behind the Most Inspiring Speech in Movie History

“Don’t forget,” Llywelyn Jones, a reader of my story on the original <i>Independence Day</i>, writes, “that President Bill Pullman’s speech is essentially Henry V’s Saint Crispin’s Day speech.”<p>It’s a very good point: President Whitmore’s iconic “we will <i>survive</i>” speech joined a canon of Inspirational …

8 Bad Habits That Destroy Your Creativity

To live a creative life, you must be able to destroy your habits that are killing your creativity.<p>If you think some people are born creative and you're not one of them, think again.<p>What makes some people more creative than others is that they nurture their creativity. In fact, experts say that …

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The 25 best horror movies since 2000

Ask horror-movie buffs to name their favorite decade for the genre, and you’ll likely receive a variety of answers. The ’30s had several of …

Horror

Watch: 100 Shots From 100 Years of Cinema

52 Movies That Are So Clever They'll Have You Thinking For Days

All these films will stay with you long after they've finished playing.<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

This Dutch Town Will Grow Its Own Food, Live Off-Grid, And Handle Its Own Waste

Meet the "Tesla of eco-villages".<p>It's no secret that today's aggressive agricultural techniques can take a heavy toll on the environment, both on the …

Here’s How To Use Social Media At Each Stage Of Your Career

You know not to post drunken photos on Facebook, but do you know that your social media presence should change as your career moves forward?<p>You already know social media is a handy job-search tool. You dutifully update your LinkedIn account and scrub your Facebook profile of incriminating photos. …

Off-grid UFO home is completely powered by wind, water and sun

UFOs could soon be spotted floating on the ocean as cool sustainable homes. Italian boating company Jet Capsule designed what may be the most stylish …

Where Have You Been? 12 Beautiful DIY Ways to Commemorate Your Travels

One man's treasured souvenir collection is another man's soul-crushing pile of clutter. If you find yourself in the latter camp, you should know that …

Wall Art

Viz Media Completes The Art of Miyazaki Series

Few directors have the ability to captivate an audience like Hayao Miyazaki. Not only are the stories of his films emotionally gripping and beautifully told, they are also visually stunning. They transport you to a world where tweenage witches deliver mail on broomsticks and Castles move about the …

20 Creative Business Cards for Architects

Establishing professional contacts in architecture – and well, in any field, really – has changed dramatically in the last decade, passing from the …

Canada's Hottest Housing Markets Driven By 'FOMO' (Read: Panic Buying)

Many would-be homebuyers in Canada’s hottest urban markets are rushing in to buy homes without knowing whether their finances can handle it, a new …

Six powerful media satires that actually predicted the future | Little White Lies

There’s a general misconception that satire exists as a subdivision of comedy. It’s true that the two often go hand-in-hand, yet satire is also a …

Honest Short Film Exposes the Lies People Tell on Social Media

Everybody lies. We can’t help it. We exaggerate details to seem more fun, we highlight specifics to get more sympathy, and we fish for other people’s …

The Longest Film Ever Made Receives 7-Hour and 20-Minute Trailer

As we complain about runtimes creeping over 2.5 hours for studio tentpoles, we can at least rest easy that Zack Snyder isn’t planning a 720-hour …

High Rise to the end of the world: a brief history of overpopulation panic

With more than 7 billion people in the world since 2011, and the recent release of JG Ballard’s apocalypic novel High Rise as a film, writers’ concerns about a population explosion were at even greater height more than 40 years ago<p>With the human population passing the 7 billion mark in 2011 and set …

Designers shouldn’t code—they should study business

Our suggestions about design would carry more weight if we were able to offer valuable suggestions about core business principles.The post Designers …

UX Design

What your phony internet personality says about you

The internet cannot tell who you are, no matter how much it wants to<p>Mon, Apr 11, 2016, 06:52 Updated: Mon, Apr 11, 2016, 07:11<p>Besides everything …

The Man Who Accidentally Invented Filmmaking

Eadweard Muybridge was an eccentric 19-century photographer, who realized that he could create the illusion of movement by looping together photos. Drew Christie’s short film, <i>The</i> <i>Emperor of Time,</i> tells Muybridge’s story through the perspective of Muybridge’s abandoned son. The feeling of the film is …

Jesse James

11 Resume Designs with Slick Personal Branding

Here at HOW, our goal is to provide graphic designers of all skill levels with the resources to sharpen their talent. We also aim to assist our …

Graphic Design