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Inside the Toughest Challenges of Meghan Markle's New Life: the Rules, the Spotlight and an Unrelenting Dad

| Sat., Aug. 4, 2018 3:00 AM<p>At this time last August, <b>Meghan Markle</b> was touching down in Botswana, prepared for an epic birthday trip with her …

Royal Family

Am I The Only Person In The World Who Doesn't Have A Hobby?

<b>Earlier this year</b>, my husband and I were sitting next to each other on an airplane, traveling home from a never-long-enough vacation, when out of the …

Quilting

Creating An App That People Really Want

When it comes to the mobile app market, it’s extremely tough to rise above the noise. The fact is that most of the downloads come from a select few companies like Facebook and Google.<p>Yet this does not mean you should throw in the towel. There is still considerable opportunity.<p>OK then, what are some …

Weeknight Skillet Lasagna Recipes So Easy and Delicious You'll Make Them Again and Again

Don’t know what to cook tonight? This. Do this.<p>There’s a lot to love about your skillet. Whether frying up some country ham in the morning or baking …

6 Free UX Design Courses From Top Universities Worldwide

To master UX skills requires adequate guidance from industry professionals. Here are 6 UX design courses from top universities, all FREE!<p>This article …

This Modern-Day Mister Rogers Is Making Children's TV Good Again

The woman who created “Blue’s Clues,” Angela C. Santomero, explains how she’s keeping Fred Rogers’ legacy alive with Daniel Tiger.<p>In the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, Daniel Striped Tiger is the old man on the block.<p>He emerged, Venus-like, from a clock drawn on the wall in 1954 to become the first …

Parenting

"Find your passion" is bad advice, say Yale-NUS and Stanford psychologists

Your passion isn’t out there, waiting to be discovered. It’s not a mysterious force that will—when found—remove all obstacles from your path. In fact, psychologists argue in a new study that the pithy mantra “find your passion” may be a dangerous distraction.<p>In a study (pdf) by researchers from …

Psychology

Project Managers & Scrum

Role of the Project Manager in ScrumThere is often confusion when organisations transition to an agile way of working, particularly with the mapping …

A Guide to Content Strategy and Brand Storytelling

A Guide to Content Strategy and Brand Storytelling written by John Jantsch read more at Duct Tape MarketingMarketing Podcast with Kyle Gray <br>Podcast …

The Science of Color Contrast — An Expert Designer’s Guide

The Science of Color Contrast — An Expert Designer’s Guide<p>Understanding the complexity of color contrast for better design and accessibility<p>This …

15 Best Web Design and Development Tutorials of 2018 for Beginners

Here are 15 best web design and development tutorials for starters, covering responsive and flat web design, font design, front-end development, …

What a recruiter actually cares about seeing on you resume

In my eight years as a recruiter at an investment bank, I reviewed thousands of resumes. I’ve seen and learned a lot, from the importance of …

The Most Unlikely D.A. In America

He’s a biker attorney who specialized in getting small-time defendants off. He’s considered a gang member by Texas police. And now he’s the county’s chief prosecutor. Can Mark Gonzalez change the system?<p>CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas—A year into Mark Gonzalez’s first term as district attorney of Nueces …

Domestic Violence

Keeping the Faith

Culture<p>On June 29, 2002, seven women and two bishops were aboard a boat on the Danube river near Passau, Germany, with a plan to alter the course of history. On a body of water in no official diocese, nor in front of a governing body that might invalidate them, Pia Brunner, Ida Raming, Iris Müller, …

Christianity

How Donald Glover Charted His Own Path to Hip-Hop Stardom

“Is there room in the game for a lame who rhymes? Who wears short shorts and makes jokes sometimes?”<p>These sorts of questions consumed <i>Camp</i>, the …

These Are the 10 Hottest Resume Keywords Right Now

See if you match up.<p>By now, of course, you have your resume posted online at a job site like LinkedIn or Indeed. So what are employers really …

I'm a Millennial Millionaire. Here's How I Got So Rich

<i>This content originally appeared on</i> <i>Money.</i><p>By any definition, becoming a millionaire by your 30s isn’t easy, unless you happen to come from a lot of …

Why Schools Fail To Teach Slavery's 'Hard History'

"In the ways that we teach and learn about the history of American slavery," write the authors of a new report from the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC), "the nation needs an intervention."<p>This new report, titled <i>Teaching Hard History: American Slavery</i>, is meant to be that intervention: a resource …

Black History

You Can Bootstrap Your Startup From an Excel Spreadsheet With This Founder's 'Agile Financing' Model

But don't just adopt the spreadsheet model. Adopt the focus on profits and smart investments.<p>Pini Yakuel is the co-founder of Optimove, an AI-driven relationship management platform that lets brands like 800-Flowers, Adore Me and Freshly divide their customer base into micro-segments and send them …

Universal Principles Of User Experience Design

(This is a sponsored article.) As designers working in an ever-changing field, it’s important that we develop an understanding of the timeless design …

UI Design

Build a better personal brand

Browsing the portfolio websites of design studios and freelance creatives, you can easily have a successful game of bingo. 'About' pages brim with …

Graphic Design

Get certified In Adobe’s essential graphic design tools

Train yourself the graphic design tools that are standard in the industry<p>Salon Marketplace<p>January 15, 2018 11:45pm (UTC)<p>If you've always had a keen eye for color and layout, graphic design could be the perfect new skill to pick up in 2018. A lifetime subscription to Graphic Design Certification …

Graphic Design

‘What I saw I will never forget’

<i>[This story has been optimized for offline reading on our apps. For a richer experience, you can find the full version of this story here. An Internet connection is required.]</i><p>MESA, Ariz. — The storage unit's corrugated metal door slid upward, revealing 100 square feet of mostly empty space. Not …

20 Best New Portfolio Sites, November 2017

There are basically two kinds of portfolio websites nowadays: those with asymmetrical layouts, and those with background images that change when you …

Web Design

How to Make Money at Home With a Membership Site

For many entrepreneurs, passive income options are the top choice because while they take time to set up, once they’re running, the amount of effort …

Small Business

How to start building up your design portfolio

Graduating from design school and trying to get your first job can be one of the most frustrating times in your career. You need a design portfolio …

UX Design

These Are The People Behind Million-Dollar Sales Of Companies That Sell On Amazon

Amazon is no longer a company of garage-sale merchants. Businesses on Amazon are bought and sold for millions of dollars, and these are the companies that broker those deals.<p>Amazon is no longer a website you use to get rid of a few old college textbooks. Many of the mom-and-pop businesses that rely …

4 Tips To Become A Consultant For Your Second Career

<i>(The following is adapted from</i> The Consulting Economy: How to Manage Your Career in the Coming Workforce Revolution <i>by Jonathan Dison, published by Lioncrest.com.)</i><p>I’ve had the same conversation hundreds of times with different professionals. It’s the one in which I convince them that not only are …

Employment

This woman has a simple test to help oblivious men know if they’re sexually harassing someone

From Harvey Weinstein to like all of Uber, it seems each day a wealthy and powerful man is being brought down by accusations of sexual harassment or assault. And just today the New York Times reported that men are becoming less likely to mentor females out of fear:<p>While navigating professional …

Sexual Harassment

Huge consulting firms see an opportunity to displace out of touch advertising agencies — and they're taking it

While most agencies view these tech consultants as a looming threat, the marketing head of Deloitte Digital doesn't quite view it as a zero-sum game. Still, she does believe that many advertisers' needs are no longer being addressed with legacy tactics.<p>Business Insider caught up with Deloitte …

Consulting