Kimberly Christian

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Wireless charging of vehicles now possible with concrete breakthrough

A new breakthrough in concrete by Australian advanced materials technology company, Talga Resources promises to revolutionise a broad range of …

PicMonkey Tutorial: Create Beautiful Images for Your Blog

Pictured: Bridget of TheIveyLeague.com<p>Having images in your blog post has changed so much since Pinterest came into play. Now it’s not enough to have …

Tutorials

How to Make Photoshop Like Pictures for Free (and without Software)

When I did design in my undergrad, I learned to use Photoshop. I love Photoshop, but for a normal person like me (who does not use it at work and …

How To Create Round Images in PicMonkey

Something you might not know about me is that I love teaching people people new things, especially when it involves technology. My day job is spent …

Editing Photos with Picmonkey

There are many photo editing website available out there but my absolute favorite is Picmonkey. It has a ton of features, is super easy to navigate, …

Understanding basic image file formats

Chances are good that you’ve witnessed a wide variety of file formats flit across your screen, but do you really understand what they mean? For …

Memory Card

Top Alternatives for Adobe Creative Suite

Adobe has been offering its Creative Cloud suite for years now with the estimated number of subscribers to be over 9 million, and with their latest …

How Much Do Photographers Make?

Very few people find themselves considering a career path without taking it’s earning potential into account. Sure, there are other considerations …

Art Photography

What LENS should YOU BUY?!

What lens should you buy? I asked the same questions when I wasn't quite sure on where to invest my money. There are so many lens choices and …

You’re Just a Simple $20 Accessory Away From Much Better Portraits Using Flash

Just a quick tip today, but I think it’s an important one. Last week I was talking to a photographer and he told me had a hot-shoe flash and when I …

Scientific Thinking For Better Design

There’s been a lot of buzz about design thinking. What it means, how to apply its principles, and even if it’s a new concept.<p>While design thinking is …

UX Design

How To Design Better User Interface Icons?

When your designer uses a pixel-perfect icon in an appThe post How To Design Better User Interface Icons? appeared first on iamwire.

Color Theory: Brief Guide For Designers.

Many people think the choice of colors for UI mostly depends on the designer’s taste and sense of beauty. However, the process of the color selection …

A Step-by-Step Guide for Starting a New App Design Project in Sketch

Sketch Tutorials<p>And why I never, EVER start them from scratch.<p><b>I’m a firm believer in transparency, so before we start, I owe you this:</b><br>Portions of …

Architectural Graphics 101 – Layers

Just for the record, writing a post on AutoCAD layers, pen weights, line types, and pen colors, is almost the last thing on my list of things I want …

Dos and don'ts of writing a business plan

<i>By Tom Chalmers</i><p>An idea without a strong business plan has little chance of getting an investment. As a result, getting the business plan right is an essential task for any entrepreneur looking for funding. The last business plan I wrote was 11 years ago when I started my first business, and since …

Learning About Success in Business From a 14-Year-Old Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Let me be completely honest with you about something. I was not 100 perfect sure about my recent interview with Caleb Maddix, author of Keys 4 Success for Kids. I wasn't sure mainly because he is 14 years old. Yes, you read that …

Entrepreneurship

You Must Have This Characteristic to Be a Successful Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The following excerpt is from Michael Glauser’s new book <i>Main Street Entrepreneur</i>. Buy it now from Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iTunes<p>Marti McMahon was one of the first entrepreneurs I interviewed nearly 20 years ago. As soon as I met her, I …

Entrepreneurship

Planning on going into business with a sibling? Here’s what NOT to do

When your lineage is that of art and craft, there’s a good chance you are going to be influenced by it. In the case of Nupurh and Nidhi Jain, it was …

The Simple Strategy to Keeping Your Most Talented Employees From Quitting

Businesses win employee loyalty when they offer more life, liberty, and pursuit of happiness<p>Entrepreneurship is on the rise--it has been for years. There are many indisputable success stories that make it look formulaic and even easy. Yet, Gary Vaynerchuk and others are on record saying this is a …

Employee Engagement

5 Tips to Channel Instagram For Best Business Promotion

<i>Image Credit: Wsirobustwebsolutions</i><p>The old adage "a picture speaks a thousand words" has always proved to be right. When it comes to capturing attention, images are always a handy help over daunting text and the old saying plays a great role in your business promotion as well. The social media is a …

Social Media

Brexit forces Tata group to review UK business strategy

<b>Mumbai:</b> As Britain voted to leave the European Union (EU), the Tata group is reviewing its UK strategies, a group spokesperson said on Friday, as …

Entrepreneur Courses: Learn How to Start a Business With (Almost) No Money

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Entrepreneur has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>“You don’t need the money, you need a better strategy.” Has anyone ever told you this? Does it sound like a far-out theory that doesn’t …

Small Business

Why I Eat the Same Meals and use Evernote for Everything

Spring is a good time to embrace minimalism. Though really, any time is a good time.<p>Because when we do not actively clear life of clutter, we can …

Why Shouldn't I Keep a Balance on My Credit Card?

Here's the argument to pay off your credit card every month<p><i>In this series, Tips from the Pros</i>, <i>MONEY taps the collective wisdom of expert financial</i> …

An Interview with Growth Management Marketing

Minal Sampat is the CEO of Growth Management Marketing, LLC. She is a marketing consultant, public speaker, registered dental hygienist, and digital media expert. I had the pleasure of speaking with her about dental marketing, which is one of her specialties.<p>Sam: So first question: How can dentists …

62 Highly Useful Presentation Tools for Sales and Marketing - Small Business Trends

Love ’em or hate ’em, the slide-show presentation is one staple of the sales and marketing world that’s not going away anytime soon.<p>That said, it’s …

Why You Should Learn How To Write A Business Plan In College

<i>This is the fourth article in a series about how a group of students at Penn created a non-profit commercializing a product that empowers the visually impaired by recognizing what’s in front of them via auditory feedback. Check out the first article here.</i><p>A lot of student entrepreneurs …