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How a warehouse fire sparked company-wide innovation at Gap Inc.

With 1.3 million square feet of warehouse reduced to rubble, executives had to problem-solve on the fly, transforming the 50-year-old company’s culture.<p>At 10:30 p.m. on Monday, August 29, 2016, Jim Young had just gotten home after a long day on the factory floor when he received the call he had …

Customers

The Only Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe You'll Need For the Rest of Your Life

><p>Americans are on a constant search for the perfect chocolate chip cookie — one that is dense and chewy on the inside while crisp on the outside. I'm included in that list of seekers. I've tried all sorts of recipes — including Serious Eats' so-called best chocolate chip cookies — but I'm going to …

Dessert

Creating Animated Radial Progress Bars with SVG, CSS and VueJS

Radial Progress Bars on the web are a great way to display to the user how far through a process they are.<p>There are many ways you can make Radial …

SVG

RESTful API Design — Step By Step Guide

The (Somewhat) definitive guide to build better APIs<p>As software developers, most of us use or build REST APIs in a day to day life. APIs are the …

Microservices

9 Navy SEAL Sayings That Will Improve Engagement And Accountability In Your Organization

Engagement and accountability are critical elements for growth, productivity and profitability in any organization. But in this fast-paced twenty-first century age of disruption, improving engagement and accountability seems more challenging than ever before.<p>According to the 2017 KPMG Global CEO …

Employee Engagement

The current state of modal dialog accessibility

Modal dialogs continue to be troublesome UI components all across the web. Putting aside the fact they are often misused and thrust on users in a …

15 HTML element methods you’ve potentially never heard of

Note to self: write an intro that eases the reader into the article, rather than just jump right in.<p>For beginners<p>Let’s discuss the difference between …

Here's Exactly How To Make The Best Brownies Of Your Life

Little changes, big difference.

All in Sync: How our designers keep up with the latest design system assets

Horizon Design System, Part 2<p>Design systems empower designers to focus on the many unique problems that they’re solving while providing a consistent …

Don’t ask me to start at compromise, but do expect me to end up there

Idealism is a great place to start, and a terrible place to finish.I really like this piece about design compromise. If you don’t know me, you might …

Ask a UXpert: How Do You Design Overlays (Without Annoying Your Users)?

Overlays, now supported in the latest update for Adobe XD, are handy user interface (UI) components that can simulate interactivity within your …

Why you should stop using product roadmaps and try GIST Planning

Over the years I created my fair share of product strategies, roadmaps and project gantts. I don’t do them anymore. I found a better alternative …

6 Free UX Design Courses From Top Universities Worldwide

To master UX skills requires adequate guidance from industry professionals. Here are 6 UX design courses from top universities, all FREE!<p>This article …

UX Design

Best Practices for Horizontal Lists in Mobile – UX Collective

Many Android and iOS apps have horizontal scrolling lists. Maybe it’s also combined inside a vertical list. But is it necessary? Even assuming it is, …

How to Test Visual Design

<b>Summary:</b> When evaluating fonts, colors, and other visual details, assess both aesthetic impressions and behavioral effects.<br>Visual details like fonts, …

My dad taught me how to deal with bullies, because he was one

Lifelong lessons no kid should ever have to learn.<p>“Teddy, what’s three times five?” It’s asked in a voice I can’t ignore.<p>“Fifteen.”<p>“And what’s four times five?” More demanding now.<p>“Twenty,” I say, dreading the next question, knowing exactly where he’s going with this. Knowing, too, that tears are …

Parenting

Ten Agile Axioms That Make Managers Anxious

<i>“If at first an idea is not absurd, there is no hope for it.”</i> —Albert Einstein<p>In June 2018, a time when “Agile at Scale” is emblazoned on the front cover of Harvard Business Review, the management journal with quasi-papal status, the era when managers could confidently ridicule agile management …

Innovation

15 principles of good service design

15 principles of good service design Lou Downe. June 2018 A good service must: I’d like to see something about empathy - this is important to many …

Transitions: The easiest way to improve your tech talk

I’ve coached about 100 speakers on their tech talks, reviewed hundreds of talk proposals, given tech talks around the world, and produce my own tech …

PICA Protocol: A Visualization Prescription for Impactful Data Storytelling - Whiteboard Friday

If you find your presentations are often met with a lukewarm reception, it's a sure sign it's time for you to invest in your data storytelling. By …

Data Visualization

If you like egg rolls, this is amazing.

<i>Ingredients</i><p>I bag coleslaw mix<br>1 lb pork sausage<br>2 cloves garlic minced (or garlic powder)<br>1 tsp ground ginger<br>Salt to taste<br>1/4 c onion …

Best Practices for Qualitative User Research

<i>No matter how big or small your user research project is, if you are going to do user research, you want to make sure that you are doing it right.</i> …

Ideo redesigns the dreaded annual review

And they didn’t even make an app for that.<p>No one likes annual reviews: They’re structured, overly formal, and they make it difficult to get real feedback that you can act upon. At major law firms, which are notoriously hierarchical, reviews can be even more stilted and ineffective.<p>The multinational …

Design

Tab Bars are the new Hamburger Menus

In this article we are going to talk about a navigation pattern that got out of hand.Usually, I don’t like to only complain about bad UX design and I …

Cheeseburger Mashed Potato Dippers

• In a large bowl mix together beef mince, salt, pepper and garlic powder until combined. Take about 1-2 tbsp of mixture and flatten into mini patties. …

GDPR Tools are Here: Updated Forms, Improved Contact Management, and More

<i>Read this post in French, German, Spanish, and Dutch.</i>As the Data Protection Officer at MailChimp, it’s my responsibility to make sure that we’re …

Steve Jobs' secret for eliciting questions, overheard at a San Francisco café

Last month I was enjoying the remarkably good crab cake and poached eggs at Just for You Café in San Francisco's Dogpatch neighborhood, when I overheard a mentoring session taking place at the next table. I recognized the mentor as the famous, 50-something ex-CEO of a household-brand internet …

Leadership