Jaz McDaniel

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9 Habits Of Productive People

It doesn’t matter what you do or where you work – everyone is looking for ways to be more productive on the job. But excessive amounts of caffeine and list-making won’t get you any closer to reaching peak productivity levels today.<p>So, why are we all so obsessed with productivity? It’s probably …

Starting your career as an Artist on the Internet

Loose thoughts from the battlefield<p>I get many questions from students, graduates, & generalists looking to know how to kick start their careers …

60 top-class Photoshop tutorials to try

Despite increasing competition from the likes of Sketch and Affinity Photo, Adobe’s 28-year-old image-editing tool Photoshop CC remains the industry …

Kick Ass recreated in 8-bit beat-em-up

Kick Ass proved to be one of the most successful films of 2010, charting the story from one of the greatest comic book artists of all time. Even …

Brand consulting and design

Blender Conference 2009 - Part 3 - David about the style

New Coke commercial is a model of happiness

Despite being one of the world's top brands, Coca-Cola often come under scrutiny for their high calorie products. Intent on attracting health-aware …

Another gorgeous little Icelandic town.

Public Domain Superheroes

10 incredibly useful colour resources for designers

Colour is an integral element of design. And the web is full of endless resources and tutorials covering it. But, sometimes too much choice can be …

Logo design: 5 questions to ask about the brand

Though to the untrained non-designer it make look like a piece of cake, creating a successful logo design for a brand is a huge challenge. This is …

3 Simple Ways Failure Brings Out the Best

Mistakes will happen--and that's a good thing. Take a few minutes and remember why.<p>Just take a look at the news everyday and you'll see failure. The truth: Everyone will fail and everyone will make mistakes at some point in their career. Failure is inevitable. But failure is also a very good …

Inventions

How to Sell Via Email

Your initial goal is to open a dialog-- not to sell yourself, your firm, or your products.<p>Based upon the sample "sales emails" that people have been sending me, there seems to be a general misunderstand the basic concept of selling via email, which is that the initial goal is only to <i>open a</i> …

7 superheroic companies that are kicking ass in digital comics

There are plenty of reasons to be excited about comic books as a tech geek — especially if you enjoy reading digital comics over the traditional printed versions.<p>The digital comic book industry has consistently grown in annual revenue over the past three years ($8 million in 2010, $25 million in …

Tips & Tutorials

Jan<p>1<p>Posted in:<p><b>Tips & Tutorials</b>, by <b>Rebecca Greig</b><p>This artist reveals how evolving your working relations is as important as enhancing your design skills<p>…

Tutorials

Jennifer Lawrence: America’s Kick-Ass Sweetheart

‘Dude!” Says Jennifer Lawrence into her cellphone. “I’m lost as fuck! I’ve been driving around for, like, 10 minutes. Where the hell is this place?” …