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Amazon Spent Years Learning What It Takes to Do Great Work. These 4 Steps Contributed Most to Its Success

"Skill is overrated," says Jeff Bezos. These four things are not.<p>Yesterday, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos published his annual letter to shareholders, and it's got some great advice for anyone who is striving to do great work.<p>After commending Amazon employees for their commitment to excellence, and …

Self-improvement

You Can Riff on This Healthy Blueberry-Sour Cream Muffin Recipe All Summer Long

Do you ever wake up, and the first thing you think about is muffins? No? That’s just me? Well, okay fine. Even if your level of muffin adoration has …

Breakfast

The web designer starter toolkit

In the early days of the web, a designer’s toolkit was on the lean side. Other than the web design tools offered by the big players, options were …

Wireframing

Free Eye-Catching Résumé Templates To Help You Stand Out From The Crowd

Image via Vladyslav Tulinovskyi<br>Competition in the employment market can be tough. Thanks to this list of 17 free résumé templates by Creative Bloq, …

Graphic Design

4 Strategies to Create Facebook Contests That Will Boost Your Business in 2018

Facebook contests are a great way to interact with your audience, bring attention to your brand, and create some organic engagement.<p>More than 80 …

Marketing

Advanced Control of Layers in Photoshop With the 'Pass Through' Trick

If you are working with multiple layers in Photoshop, then you are probably aware of the significance of controlling layer groups when dealing with …

Tutorials

Grid System Behind Logo Design

If you love of using a grid systems for every logo design you create, including marks and icons, Kareem Magdi got you covered. He shared a set of …

Graphic Design
Gardening

Stylish Web Design for Personal Website and Portfolio

Daniel Tan share a beautiful web design project on his Behance profile. It's for his personal website and portfolio. It features a simple layout with …

5 unusually effective ways design studios show work

A decent website is essential for any successful design studio. It's a great way to set out your stall to potential clients and pick up new …

Graphic Design

The two mental shifts highly successful people make

<b>“When you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.”</b> — Max Planck, German quantum theorist and Nobel Prize winner<p>There are two primary mental shifts that occur in the lives of all highly successful people. Many make the first, but very few make the second.<p>Both of these …

Self-improvement

Free Designer Checklists To See Your Projects Through From A To Z

Video screenshot via Process Street<p><b>Even if</b> you work most productively under pressure, it’s important to stay collected by keeping your work processes …

Project Management

Web Design 2018 Trends - Part 1

The cool thing about following websites like Dribbble and Behance, especially Dribbble, is that you can see the direction the visual design community …

Apple.com's Visual Hierarchy

Recently, I dusted off my full day workshop on visual communication for a room full of product managers. While discussing the role of visual …

Typography

How to Build a Million-Dollar Company in 1 Year--With No Funding | Inc.com

In August 2015 a popular virtual assistant (VA) company, Zirtual, announced it was shutting down--leaving behind nearly 2,500 clients and 400 employees. At the time, I was already deeply ingrained in the productivity space and figured the news offered a big opportunity to try to fix the existing …

Project Management

Review: Screenprinting: The Ultimate Studio Guide

Screen printing is a welcome alternative for artists who want to take it slow and explore handmade. Whereas digital art gives creatives the …

Screen Printing

11 Healthy Breakfast Smoothies

Load up on fruits and vegetables with a nutritious blended drink every morning.<p>Spinach, Grape, and Coconut Smoothie<p>Seedless green grapes and coconut …

Breakfast

The 4 Boots You Can Wear with Every Suit | GQ

A primer—and reminder—on how to keep your suits looking their sharpest when you're swapping in seasonal footwear.<p>Wearing boots with a suit isn't a difficult endeavor—wear suit, add boots—but it's one that does require a level of finesse (and not the Bruno Mars kind). Specifically, you've got to …

Men's Fashion

Use Brain's Plasticity To Become And Live As Your "Best Version"

There has been a long standing belief that human brain stops changing or growing beyond a particular age. However, the latest research in …

The Brain

15 Easy Peasy Chicken Recipes For Those Who Want To Cook But Suck At It

Eating good food should be a fundamental right; something that a government must bestow upon its citizens. Good food can make your day and it can …

5 typography trends for 2018

Typography trends – like graphic design trends, or colour trends – rarely appear out of nowhere. Instead, they evolve and grow as they move from the …

Typography

Everyone Will Love This Honey Garlic Butter Chicken

If you're like me and would rather wipe down your cast iron than clean a sheet pan (because parchment paper doesn't always cut it), then this recipe …

Butter Chicken

Roasted Broccoli With Lemon and Parmesan Recipe - Health

Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 400°F. Toss broccoli with 2 tablespoons oil on a rimmed baking sheet; brush cut sides of lemon with remaining 1/2 tablespoon …

Broccoli

Slow Cooker Shredded Jalapeno Chicken Sandwiches Recipe

"This is quite spicy."<p>Ingredients<p>1 pound chicken breasts<p>1 cup chicken broth<p>1 (4 ounce) can diced jalapeno peppers<p>1/2 teaspoon jalapeno pepper …

Cooking

Berry Smoothies Recipe

From: Diabetic Living Magazine<p>This creamy smoothie with lots of berries and cranberry-raspberry juice makes a quick snack or on-the-go breakfast.<p>By: …

Nutrition

33 Recipes That Freeze Well (To Surprise Yourself With Later)

Make your own freezer meals of baked ziti, soups, and...well, cookie dough.<p>There are some days that you get on a roll with cooking and have more food than you know what to do with. When you're feeling particularly motivated, make big batches of recipes that freeze well, and stow away leftovers for …

Cooking

4 Kinds Of Bracketing You Can Do With Your Camera

Bracketing is a standard feature on nearly every camera produced these days, from high end mirrorless ILCs and DSLRs to point and shoot cameras to …

Landscape Photography

Chrome is turning into the new Internet Explorer 6

Chrome-only sites are a problem<p>Chrome is now the most popular browser across all devices, thanks to Android’s popularity and the rise of Chrome on Windows PCs and Mac computers. As Google continues to dominate our access to the web, information through its search engine, and services like Gmail or …

Software

10 New Principles Of Good Design

Dieter Rams’s design principles get a 21st-century update.<p>2017 was a year of reckoning for the design community. UX became a weapon, AI posed countless new challenges, and debate erupted over once rock-solid design paradigms. Even some of the industry’s leading lights admitted their revolutionary …

Artificial Intelligence