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Mastery Only Takes As Long As You Want It To Take

“The time that leads to mastery is dependent on the intensity of our focus.” -Robert Greene, <i>Mastery</i><p>If you practice something five times a day (and …

Self-improvement

Don’t Know What You Want? Improve These 7 Universal Skills

What does success look like? What do you want from life? What career do you want?<p>Most of us answer “I don’t know.”<p>And you know what? There’s nothing …

Self-improvement

Here are 330 Ivy League courses you can take online right now for free

The 8 Ivy League schools are among the most prestigious colleges in the world. They include Brown, Harvard, Cornell, Princeton, Dartmouth, Yale, and …

Online Education

17 Product Managers Who Will Own the Future of NYC Tech — and the 9 Frameworks They’ll Use to Do It

In October, 17 product managers sat around a table at First Round’s New York Office, ready to learn something new. They’d been hand-picked out of …

Product Management

Will Blockchain Technology Revolutionize Health Care?

<b>Improving security, privacy, and reliability of data exchange and interoperability.</b><p>Most progressive health technology experts believe that health …

Blockchain

Design by subtraction

Designers of our favorite Home Aquaponics Tank, San Francisco based Daylight Design come to us with a rather astute observation. Anything you rest on …

Industrial Design

Brochure design: 10 top creative tips

We've given you a selection of great brochure templates elsewhere on the site. But when it comes to making a stunning brochure design from scratch – …

Graphic Design

Don't Have a Product? Renting Your Expertise Could Make You Millions -- Here is How

Renting your expertise to high profile individuals, celebrities & corporations could be your way to millions<p>Let's face it, every hopeful entrepreneur may not have the next big app, invention or product that will make them fortune in today's market. However, that does not exclude you from running an …

Small Business

Anxious People Focus on Negative Cues That Others Don't

It's an ingrained habit—but one you can teach yourself to break.<p>Let’s pretend for a moment you’re giving a presentation in a room full of very important people. You want their feedback—ideally, some sign of positive approval—because you know you’re being evaluated.<p>You look to a person in the front …

Psychology

Craftsmanship—The Alternative to the Four Hour Work Week Mindset

Often times when I attend a conference or a networking event I am surprised how many people operate at the periphery of the tech industry. Social …

Entrepreneurship

Why Competitive Advantages Die

“No one has to tell you you’ve come to the right place. The look of merchandising authority is complete and unmistakable.’’That’s how the <i>New York</i> …

Charles Schwab

Design Workbook Prepares You For Interviews With Notes From Apple, Google, IDEO

Image provided by Solving Product Design Exercises<br>Being a designer, of course, isn’t a theoretical process. It takes thorough real-world practice and …

Design Thinking

What Do You Do? Thinking About Your Identity

What do you want to be when you grow up? It seems like a harmless question. We’re asked this early on, when we hardly know any better. Saturday …

Employment

Pedestals prevent friendships

I was a struggling musician, with big ambitions but not much success, when I went to a music industry conference in Las Vegas to promote my music.I …

Las Vegas

The Real Threat of Artificial Intelligence

BEIJING — What worries you about the coming world of artificial intelligence?<p>Too often the answer to this question resembles the plot of a sci-fi thriller. People worry that developments in A.I. will bring about the “singularity” — that point in history when A.I. surpasses human intelligence, …

Artificial Intelligence

How to Unlearn Limiting Mindsets and Become the Best Version of Yourself

Things don’t change — you change.<p>“Remember: we all get what we tolerate. So stop tolerating excuses within yourself, limiting beliefs of the past, …

Self-improvement

Rethinking Discipline

What is self-discipline? I think everyone has at least a hazy picture of what it means to be self-disciplined. From the outside, self-discipline …

Self-improvement

The Masterful, History-Making Portraits of Barack and Michelle Obama

Kehinde Wiley, <i>Barack Obama</i>, 2018. © 2018 Kehinde Wiley. Courtesy of the National Portrait Gallery, Washington D.C.Amy Sherald, <i>Michelle LaVaughn</i> …

Art

AI Powered Presentations

As you add content,<br>your slide design adapts<p>Don’t worry about changing fonts, lining up text boxes, or animating slides. Our "Design AI" automates …

Web Design

Beautiful LinkedIn Resume Creator

ditch the Docs<p>Ceev works on top of your existing LinkedIn profile. It temporarily modifies the page to transform it into a stunning resume.<p>good …

Web Design

Simple tools to enrich creativity

ShapeFactory is a set of design tools built by designers, for everyone. An invaluable part of anyones toolkit.

Creativity

Witeboard

Witeboard - A real-time whiteboard for your team. No signups required.. (Web App, Design Tools, and Productivity) Read the opinion of 53 influencers. …

Product Hunt

the collaborative interface design tool.

Design

The universe has been outsourced

The unseen labor behind the video game industry’s biggest titles.<p>End credits for video games used to be simple affairs. The closing credits of <i>Super</i> …

Super Mario

27 Podcasts You Need To Start Listening To In 2018

Tired of listening to the same old podcasts? Here's some fresh ones that deserve your time.<p>We asked the BuzzFeed Community and BuzzFeed staff to tell us about underrated podcasts they absolutely love. We received thousands and thousands of submissions this year. (Thank you if you sent one in.) Here …

Self-improvement

This Is The World’s First Graphical AI Interface

Designed by Argodesign and CognitiveScale, Cortex offers a glimpse at the future of accessible AI design tools.<p>Machine learning and artificial intelligence are so difficult to understand, only a few very smart computer scientists know how to build them. But the designers of a new tool have a big …

Mark Rolston

Donald Glover Has Always Been Ten Steps Ahead

Right now everyone in Hollywood wishes they were Donald Glover. They wish they had the brain that created Atlanta, the funniest and smartest show in a generation. They wish they possessed the charisma that earned him the right to take on the legendary role of Lando Calrissian in Star Wars. He’s …

Donald Glover

Red Snapper and Shrimp Ceviche with Avocado

Taste the ceviche after you have let it sit 20 minutes. We like our ceviche just done but you can go a few minutes under or over depending on your preference. This recipe is from Commander's Palace in New Orleans, LA. Read more about the restaurant's legendary Family Meal here.<p>Ingredients<p>1 medium …

Recipes