Design


 

Not everyone can say that within 4 years, they went from being an individual contributor to the VP of a billion dollar company.

Posted at his desk, Donnelly’s daily inspiration are Dr. Edward Deming’s 14 points.

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Dell store. Dell recently loaned me its new XPS 27” All-In-One Desktop PC to take a spin on.

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When you think wood flooring, you probably see straight lines, but Jamie Beckwith sees patterns.

Beckwith, one of few women to own a wood flooring company, never expected she’d end up creating construction materials.

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Creative In Conversation: Dion Lee [0.17]

Posted on Aug. 14, 2017, 10:27 p.m. by Forbes Real Time @ [source]

Australian designer, Dion Lee produces collections that are found at the intersection of architectural form and feminine fluidity; a signature aesthetic that has worked ever since he established his namesake brand in 2009.

Now an infamous Australian export, his line calls to the contemporary person and it's full of paradoxes - strength and fragility, boldness and subtlety are merged for collections that continue to allure and excite.

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A new platform is offering small interior graphic designers an opportunity to connect with customers via crowdsourcing. Then they can choose a designer from the more than 800 on the platform.

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As marketers, our jobs require that we prioritize ongoing education and learning in order to remain relevant and competitive. But instead of focusing on thought leadership solely, marketers have an opportunity to reframe their approach to become thought partners.

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Infiniti possesses no century of excellence to match the best European brands, no gravitas borne of a storied racing heritage or legacy of engineering greatness. For Infiniti, there is no remembrance of things past to inform and inspire design language of 21st Century luxury performance cars.

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Responsive web design tutorial: step-by-step [0.14]

Posted on Aug. 11, 2017, 2 p.m. by Garage @ [source]

Why design responsive from scratch?

Understand the elements of responsive design.

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Aluminum canopy systems have largely become a part of commercial buildings and outdoor spaces.

Evolving architectural designs are playing a huge role in the commercial application of aluminum canopy systems.

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Is it true that “Good artists copy, but great artists steal?” When Steve Jobs quoted Picasso, he said Apple had been shameless about stealing great ideas. If you live in the U.S. like me, we tend to look at designs by other U.S.-based artists or theme makers — never even thinking of resources in other countries.

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How to Design An Irresistible Facebook Page [0.16]

Posted on Aug. 3, 2017, 8:50 p.m. by Jeffbullas's Blog @ [source]

Do these Facebook facts make you wonder?

The focal point for every business on Facebook is its cover photo.

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Who owns digital transformation within your organization?

It’s now essential for all stakeholders – no matter their level or role – to become acquainted in the purpose of digital technology if orgs are to succeed in this new economy.

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The history of computers is often told as a history of objects, from the abacus to the Babbage engine up through the code-breaking machines of World War II. In fact, it is better understood as a history of ideas, mainly ideas that emerged from mathematical logic, an obscure and cult-like discipline that first developed in the 19th century.

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Move-in ready: Free real estate WordPress themes [0.29]

Posted on Aug. 1, 2017, 1:30 p.m. by Garage @ [source]

It’s perfect for a real estate agent just starting out, with lots of space to add on as your needs grow and change. Its horizontal orientation makes it perfect for wide panorama and landscape photos.

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CitizenM’s Shoreditch Boutique Hotel is a spot to visit during London Design Festival, which begins in mid September.

The installation, which will take the form of a public playground on the entrance of the boutique hotel, “symbolizes a sense of community, friendship and playfulness.” It is reflective of the artist’s belief in “the community to unite, celebrate and bring out the best in people, whatever their race, culture or beliefs.” Visitors of the CitizenM during London Design Festival in September will not only be treated to a visual feast, they will also be brought back to childhood memories of wonder and discovery.

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User experience design is now a C-level imperative, whether executives get it or not. Just as user experience (UX) was at the heart of Hollywood’s transformation, the same thing is happening to businesses all around the world.

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There’s no shortage of creative talent when it comes to flair in the fashion world, but not every entrepreneur is able to turn their skills and passion into a functioning, profitable business. Luxury is an expression of your own extravagant taste and it showcases your creative side that knows no boundaries and limits.

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When creating an ecommerce store, you need to pay special attention to design. So you need to take care to create an ecommerce design that’s going to work for your business.

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Photo supplied by Patricia Parkinson.

As a child, Patricia wanted to have Superman’s ability to read with lightning speed and photographic recall.

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The Evolution of a Pitch Deck [0.32]

Posted on July 29, 2017, noon by Forbes Real Time @ [source]

What if I told you there was a surefire way to make sure your sales materials are impressive? It’s about making sure the information and context support each other to tell your story in the best way.

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