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Here’s How to Actually Empower Customer Service Employees

There is perhaps nothing as fundamental for organizations as customer service. Any company in a truly competitive market suffers an inevitable decline if it ignores this basic discipline for too long. Take McDonald’s for example—the organization’s recent confession to franchisees that 20 percent of …

Building Sustainable Cities

By 2050 the number of people living in cities will have nearly doubled, from 3.6 billion in 2011 to more than 6 billion. Yet the world’s urban areas are already overcrowded and, particularly in developing countries, suffer from shortages of clean water, electricity, and other resources essential to …

The SCOTUS Decisions Every Employee Should Be Talking About

The U.S. Supreme Court in recent years has often ruled in favor of employers in disputes brought by employees, and in the hectic final week of this year’s term the Court issued two little-noticed rulings that continue that tack. Both decisions, by identical 5-4 majorities in which Justice Kennedy …

Tips: How to ask strangers for large sums of money

Seattle is a hotbed of business happy hours — those awkward events designed for introducing people whose only known shared interest is that they’d …

31 Actionable Social Media Marketing Tips Based On Research

9 Social Media Benefits Every Business Can Use<p>No longer marketing’s shiny new object, <b>social media</b> has become an indispensable tool to achieve key …

Marketing

6 Ways To Create A Culture Of Innovation

Reward employees with time to think, while providing them with the structure they need.<p>Every organization is designed to get the results it gets. Poor performance comes from a poorly designed organization. Superior results emerge when strategies, business models, structure, processes, technologies, …

Innovation

40 Clean White Business Cards for your Inspiration

Even with so many colors and designs to choose from, there are still situations where white business cards are the best choice. While you may be …

Graphic Design

3 Ways Social Media Creates a Social Local Community

Shares 3K<p>Are you looking for ways to <b>engage with your employees and your local community</b>?<p>Are you using social media to <b>create awareness for the</b> …

Web Designers Should Focus More On Typography

Advertisement<p>Initial impressions are the ones that last the most. You might not be aware of it, but typography is the essential tool that introduces …

25 Best Examples of Textured Web Designs

Use of different textures adds detail, interest & depth to web design. Basically textures give a personality to the website. These can also help to …

Graphic Design

18 Websites that Take Scrolling to the Next Level

There was a time when the common practice was to try and place all content above the fold. But now, instead of fearing the scroll, web designers and …

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Creating a Radial Menu in CSS

How do I create a menu which looks like this...<p>Link to PSD<p>I don't want to use the PSD images. I would prefer using icons from some package like …

Webydo Makes It Easier For Designers To Build Websites By Creating The Code For Them

Webydo is a cloud-based SaaS for designers who want to be able to sell their website design services without having to get their own hands dirty doing any coding or hire a developer to do it for them. The system offers a custom CMS where designers can build the website. Once they’re happy with the …