Corey Morris

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50 Affordable Wines You Can Always Trust

Sometimes wine is daunting, and the fact that vintages change every year is one of the reasons. Was 2014 better than 2015? Worse? How are you …

Wine

Why You Should Be Cleaning Your Grill with an Onion

Hallelujah! It’s grilling season, y’all!<p>Unfortunately, nothing takes the joy out of juicy meats cooking away over a bed of hot charcoals like knowing …

Cooking

My Last Project With My Dad: Building My Own Coffin

He wasn’t always comfortable with big questions about what it means to be a father or a son. I asked anyway.<p>My father’s 86th year, which would prove to be his last, began at the Washington Square Hotel in Greenwich Village. Dad and I sidled up to the reception counter, a conspiratorial air between …

Lake Michigan

Ten Agile Axioms That Make Managers Anxious

<i>“If at first an idea is not absurd, there is no hope for it.”</i> —Albert Einstein<p>In June 2018, a time when “Agile at Scale” is emblazoned on the front cover of Harvard Business Review, the management journal with quasi-papal status, the era when managers could confidently ridicule agile management …

Management

This Is the Easiest Way to Make Poached Eggs Perfectly Every Time

Are poached eggs the sort of thing you only ever have when you go out to brunch because trying to make them at home seems way too complicated? Yeah, …

Breakfast

UI Designer Shares His Top 19 Bite-Sized Design Tips From Year’s Worth Of Advice

Some of you might already be familiar with UI designer Steve Schoger. Last month, DesignTAXI featured his free-to-download poster for web developers …

The Tiny, Essential Google Tricks for Way Better Search Results

Are you using Google effectively as possible? If you’re just entering words into the search field without using these totally basic but totally …

Image Search

10 Psychological Tricks to Boost Your Website's Sales

The least nudge is often all that is needed to get a wavering customer to purchase.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Do you want to boost your company's sales? Whether consumers choose to buy something or not is very often a matter of small psychological …

Marketing

27 Grilled Veggie Recipes That Prove BBQs Aren't Just About Burgers

You don’t have to be a grill master to master the grill—especially when it comes to veggies. All you need is a little olive oil and a sprinkle of …

Food

When 26.2 miles just isn't enough – the phenomenal rise of the ultramarathon

They are an almost-impossible test of the human body and spirit, yet the number of ultramarathons has increased 1,000% over the last decade. Adharanand Finn asks what’s behind this rapid increase – and whether racing 100 miles or more is actually good for you<p>A while ago, I was standing at the …

Human Anatomy

Oregon now lets people pump their own gas — and some Oregonians are freaking out

For decades, Oregon and New Jersey were the only two states where people didn't have to pump their own gas.<p>But a new law signed last year by Gov. Kate Brown of Oregon that took effect on Monday requires people to self-serve at the pumps.<p>The adjustment has some Oregonians freaking out.<p>A Facebook …

The Basic Social Media Mistakes Companies Still Make

Over 90% of medium and large businesses have used social media in their marketing for five years or longer. Yet the CMO Survey reveals that nearly half of marketers are unable to show the impact of their social media investments. That’s why, no matter what your social media strategy is, it’s always …

The Boulevardier Is the 3-Ingredient Cocktail I'm Drinking All Winter

Like a Negroni, but, uh, better.<p>Why do winter cocktails have to be so damn wintery? I don't need seven sticks of cinnamon, half a holly tree, or a metric ton of cloves to entice me to drink booze in the winter. I don't need mulling spices or liqueur that tastes like cookies. I need something …

The 80/20 Guide to Keyword Research Without Opening a Single Spreadsheet

There is no doubt about the importance of keyword research even in today’s search engine landscape.Targeting keywords can have a big impact on your …

7 new typography tools for 2017

Starting a new design project is a great opportunity to do something new with typography. But it doesn’t always go to plan. With tight deadlines and …

How to Tackle Logo Designs

This useful resource from a few years back will help you get started<p>Reader <i>tinycc6</i> recently posted an interesting challenge-slash-inquiry on the …

Intellectual Property

A Daily Social Media Checklist That Will Double Engagement

We all know that social media success doesn’t happen by accident. It’s planned for.<p>But without a roadmap, it’s tough to know what you’re working …

This Is How Manipulation Is Used in Today’s Product Design

Scarcity creates a sense of urgency and a fear of missing out. There are a variety of ways to create this sensation in your visitors. Let’s take for …

10 of the best new graphic design tools for March

If logo design gets you going, we’ve got a number of top resources for you this month. Pentagram partner Michael Beirut discusses the “hyperbolic …

The Art of Describing a Product in One Sentence

A look back at early interviews with Facebook and Uber CEOs illustrates an ingenious way to communicate hard-to-describe products.<p>As a founder, I spent countless hours refining my elevator pitch and practicing it every chance I got. I learned that "leading with the need" is an extremely effective …

Product Management

Forget Coding: Writing Is Design’s “Unicorn Skill”

In a new report, John Maeda explains why writing is a must-have skill for designers.<p>These days many designers can code–an increasingly important skill for landing a job. But few are just as fluent in their own language as they are in Javascript. That presents a serious problem in terms of design. …

Design

10 great examples of graphic design portfolios

When it comes to creating a stunning graphic design portfolio, there are a number of tips you should follow, but there’s no ‘one correct way’ to lay …

Graphic Design

Use This Template to Write a Simple Business Plan

Simple Business Plan Template<p>Here's a Simple Business Plan Template for Entrepreneurs<p>Updated May 05, 2018<p>Think you have a great idea for a business? …

A Runner’s Guide to Nutritional Sanity

“I have learned the secret to eating well is simply to eat well.”<p>Back in high school, I was a devotee of the Cookbook Diet. This is how it worked: Instead of eating lunch in the cafeteria, go to the school library and read cookbooks. Why not go to the cafeteria? Because I was trying to lose weight. …

Why Syrah is Better than Cabernet

Popular, in demand grapes like Cabernet Sauvignon, often command higher prices and offer less value. Try giving the oft-maligned Syrah another chance.<p>…

Even in middle age, your best running days may still be ahead of you

Elite road racers make running look effortless. While most of us appear to be in pain, their cadence and form belie any of that misery. But there’s good news, middle-of-the-pack runners, because we may have the last laugh: New research shows that while elite runners peak at age 35, the rest of us …

Marathons

Here Are the New 4Ps of Modern Marketing

<b>By Christi Olson – Bing Ads Evangelist at Microsoft</b><p>Remember the 4 Ps from your intro to marketing class? Price, product, promotion and place have been used over the past century by marketers as an organizing framework for the core elements of marketing. The 4 Ps were created in the 1940s against a …

Typography Ruined The Oscars’ Biggest Moment. This Guy Fixed It

Do us a favor, and give designer Brandon Jameson a spare statuette.<p>By now, we’ve all seen the replays and read the analysis, breaking down how Warren Beatty could have gotten the wrong envelope for Best Picture. But something else could’ve prevented the biggest screw-up in Oscar history. If the …

Typography

Burger King’s Awesome New Ads Show Actual BKs That Caught Fire From Flame-Grilling

We’ve seen ad campaigns here and there through the years that intentionally put the client or its products in an unflattering flight—think, for …

Burger King