Archive for April, 2015

California forced to take signatures for horrifying “shoot the gays” ballot initiative

@ 5:07 PM on April 30, 2015

One opponent of the measure has filed the “Intolerant Jacka** Act” to counteract the egregious anti-LGBTQ proposalTags: LGBT LGBTQ

How to Transition from Freelance Work to a Full Time Position

@ 3:40 PM on April 30, 2015


Photography Copyright Misuse: Only The Smile Remained

@ 1:05 PM on April 30, 2015

There are many blogs that discuss the legal ramifications of using other people’s images without consent – photography copyright misuse. However, what about the person who receives consent or a non-exclusive right to use a specific photograph and then digitally altered their photograph? Will this act be considered a copyright infringement?  The answer is likely contained in the license agreement.


The Remedy for Unproductive Busyness

@ 12:19 PM on April 30, 2015

It’s very easy to succumb to the temptation of staying busy even when it is counterproductive: It is the way our brains are wired. But there is a remedy that we can employ to translate that predisposition into productivity.Research points to two reasons we often feel busy (but not necessarily productive) —�and they are both self-imposed.

$1.08 billion–annual amount spent on non-corporate elearning materials.

@ 11:15 AM on April 30, 2015

Copy editors, dictionary officials and language experts seem to be coming around to using the gender-neutral ‘they’ in the singular, instead of ‘he or she.’


22 Fun Gradient Mesh Tutorials in Adobe Illustrator for Beginners

@ 10:57 AM on April 30, 2015

Tutorials, screen cast and written, to help ease you into mastering Gradient MeshTags: Illustrator vector

5 Secrets To Always Making A Good First Impression

@ 4:13 PM on April 29, 2015

A good first impression matters even more than you think. Here’s what the scientific research says can help you get relationships off to a great start.Tags: Entrepreneur Leadership

55+ Questions to ask when designing a logo

@ 3:24 PM on April 29, 2015

Asking the right questions when designing is key. If you’re not sure what questions to ask when designing a logo, we’ve brainstormed 55+ ideas for you here.Tags: Logo Branding Design

5 Pricing Strategies for Entrepreneurs

@ 2:55 PM on April 29, 2015

Learn the pricing strategies that can help you be sure you’re charging what’s fair for your customers–and what’s fair to you as the entrepreneur.Tags: Entrepreneur Freelance

How to Turn a Prospect into a Paying Customer

@ 2:06 PM on April 29, 2015

To get the clients you want, to build a base of people from the second category, you need to create content that persuades this group that you know a lot more than you’re letting on.

Here’s how: