Archive for March, 2016

E-Books Are Not the Answer to a Literacy Crisis – The Washington Post

@ 1:22 PM on March 31, 2016

It’s an admirable endeavor and recognizes that we have a literacy problem. However, it brings to mind Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s famous line: “Water, water, every where/ Nor any drop to drink.”


Free Printable Keyboard Shortcut Cheatsheets for InDesign CC, Photoshop CC, Illustrator CC

@ 1:05 PM on March 31, 2016

Free printable cheatsheets of hotkey keyboard shortcuts for Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, and Adobe Illustrator for Mac and Windows by Pariah Burke.Tags: InDesign Photoshop Illustrator

Start Your Journey: Lynda. com Introduces Learning Paths

@ 12:52 PM on March 31, 2016

We all know that the knowledge and skills required to be successful in our jobs today is accelerating. This rate of change challenges all of us to stay ahead in our roles and sets a high bar for those looking to start or change their careers. Today we

Google, Amazon and Facebook’s Secrets to Hiring the Best People

@ 4:39 PM on March 28, 2016

No, it’s not that list of popular Google interview questions you Googled on Google. In fact, their finely tuned hiring process goes way beyond rudimentary queries on algorithms and quantum physics.


The New Yorker’S Investment in Quality Content, Explained

@ 4:25 PM on March 28, 2016

The New Yorker magazine is a 91-year-old publication with an enviable reputation for high-quality journalism. Yet as its editorial director, Henry Finder, noted, its association with print is both a blessing and burden.Tags: DPS ePublishing digipub ed…

Contextual Design: The Key To User-Centered Apps

@ 2:46 PM on March 28, 2016

Contextual design presents the most relevant content and/or functions up front at all times & makes every user feel as if the app was designed for them.Tags: Ui UX design

12 Powerful Habits I Have Stolen from Ultra Successful People

@ 2:41 PM on March 28, 2016

I’d like to share some of my recent powerful habits I’ve been developing and experimenting with that I have stolen from ultra successful people.


How to Start a Business With (Almost) No Money

@ 2:17 PM on March 28, 2016

Don’t overlook three options you have when starting on a shoestring.Tags: Entrepreneur Leadership Startup

How Creating Challenges and Contests Can Help Build Your Brand

@ 12:09 PM on March 28, 2016

Creating challenges can be an unexpected way to engage your customers and give back to your community.

A Simple Checklist for Successful Design Handoffs

@ 10:10 AM on March 28, 2016

If you can’t empathize and communicate your vision to developers and QA engineers, the pixels won’t come to life like you wanted.