Raúl M. Vicente

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How to Translate Company Slogans without Landing on a “Top 10 Worst” List

We’ve all had a good laugh reading translations gone disastrously wrong. Warning signs, disclaimers, and company slogans seem to be particularly …

Medium’s CSS is actually pretty f***ing good.

I always believe that to be the best, you have to smell like the best, dress like the best, act like the best. When you throw your trash in the …

Urquiola: “Hoy Zara convive con Vuitton, comparten las mejores calles”

Es la diseñadora más famosa del mundo. Sus creaciones han cambiado la forma de vivir<p>“Muero todos los días y renazco por la mañana”. Más allá de ser …

Cuatro formas de vivir el trabajo

Independientemente del tipo de trabajo que desempeñemos, existen cuatro actitudes distintas de afrontar el día a día laboral<p>Es cierto que no podemos …

Why You Should Get Excited About Emotional Branding

12 min read<p>Share on Twitter or LinkedIn<p>Smashing Newsletter<p>Upgrade your inbox and get our editors’ picks twice a month.<p>With useful tips for web devs. …

How to Know If You'll Be Happy at Your New Job

You're looking at a new job, and the salary is solid, the expectations are reasonable, the work is exciting and the location is stellar. The company …

Why You Should Be Pro Puppy in the Workplace (Hint: Cuteness Isn't the Only Factor)

You'll never look at pets the same way again.<p>Catching a glimpse of a wagging tail skittering around the office isn’t just cute. It may just save your life and the lives of employees.<p>Allowing pets in the workplace has long been seen as key employee benefit, as well as an amusement (depending on …

Your 60-Hour Work Week is Not a Badge of Honour

Your 60-hour work week is not a badge of honour. It is a problem.There is a sense of pride over being able to state that we worked an exorbitant …

10 Horrible Excuses for Being a Lousy Boss

Are the "reasons" you aren't a better boss just excuses? Here are 10 things you should never say to yourself "¦ and what to do instead.<p>Do you have excuses--or more likely "reasons"--for not being a better boss?<p>See if you recognize any of these:<p><b>"I'm under incredible pressure."</b><p>Of course you are. Join …

Employment

Ten Interviewing and Negotiation Tips for Creatives

You're a creative professional, a photographer, designer, web coder, event producer, etc., and you've spent your career developing your creative …

Decoding the Facebook Algorithm: A Fully Up-to-Date List of the Algorithm Factors and Changes

If you do Facebook marketing, one thing that you might want to understand is the Facebook algorithm.<p>The Facebook algorithm helps make sense of the …

Social Media

Six unconventional ways to create a ton more time in your life

Hello Red Lemons. Today I wanted to give you some ideas for making more time in your life.<p>Some of these you may already do. Most of these may be …

Planeta Futuro

Mis primeros mil días<p>Un viaje por la etapa más crítica en la vida de un niño<p>Permanecer con vida y superar esa fase es un reto para millones de niños …

The Abundance of Slowness

Learning to value smart work over hard work requires a paradigm shift, but pays dividends<p>“Workaholics aren’t heroes. They don’t save the day, they …

“Los gobiernos no han entendido la importancia del diseño”

Josep María Mir, socio fundador de la agencia SUMMA, pionera en España de la imagen de marca, habla de diseño, creatividad, partidos políticos y …

Ten Interviewing and Negotiation Tips for Creatives

You're a creative professional, a photographer, designer, web coder, event producer, etc., and you've spent your career developing your creative …

Employment

Designing the Hiring Process

Uncovering the collective wisdom of<br>design leaders about their hiring processes.<p>Hiring designers is hard. <i>Really hard</i>. In a world where nearly every …

Why Companies Should Kill Job Titles

<i>Leif Abraham is a Partner at Prehype, a venture development firm in New York City. His latest e-book “Madison Valley” focuses on building digital products and how Madison Avenue can be more like Silicon Valley.</i><p>For the first several years of my career I never had a job title. And even today it …

6 Ways To Keep Good Leaders From Leaving Your Team

Turnover is a problem at any level–but with managers it’s especially concerning. Here’s how to recognize and stop it.<p>You’ve been in a job where it felt like no one wanted you to think or contribute, where you were just supposed to get your work done, haven’t you? You were wired to make a …

Leadership

22 LinkedIn Secrets LinkedIn Won't Tell You

I have written several articles about LinkedIn, and they often generate the most comments. Here are the highlights of my LinkedIn advice from previous articles, along with additional tips and tricks, many of which remain unspoken by the people at LinkedIn. With this checklist in hand, you can make …

39 Blogging Tools to Help You Work Faster & Write Better

When you’re finding amazing content to share on social media—the kind of thing that grabs attention and gets people to click, share, and comment—one …

Infographics

Fixed vs. Growth: The Two Basic Mindsets That Shape Our Lives

<i>“If you imagine less, less will be what you undoubtedly deserve,”</i> Debbie Millman counseled in one of the best commencement speeches ever given, urging: <i>“Do what you love, and don’t stop until you get what you love. Work as hard as you can, imagine immensities…”</i> Far from Pollyanna platitude, this …

¿Qué directivos son los más buscados?

Los profesionales del marketing, tecnología, financieros e ingenieros, parten con ventaja<p>El repunte de la economía ha comenzado a mover el empleo …

The Personality Layer

Smashing Newsletter<p>Upgrade your inbox and get our editors’ picks twice a month.<p>With useful tips for web devs. Sent 2× a month.<br>You can unsubscribe any …

This Desk Knows When You’ve Been Sitting Too Long, And Urges You To Stand Up

Stir’s Kinetic Desk is the Crock Pot of sit-stand desks: Just set it and forget it. But at almost $3,000, it isn’t cheap.<p>The outlook for office workers is grim: Research has shown the being sedentary at work is bad for our health–whether we’re sitting or standing too long. Experts suggest that …