These Space-Saving Furniture Designs Are Amazingly Creative

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With living spaces becoming pricier and smaller, space-saving furniture is more in demand than ever. One of the established players in this business is Italian furniture company Clei and Resource Furniture is the exclusive North American distributor for the same. Their video portfolio (below) showcases some of Clei's amazing modular designs and went viral recently with 19 … [Read more...]

50 Ways To Boost Your Brand (Infographic)

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Here's something you might want to print and pin to your office wall or workstation. UK-based printing company Superlogo has come up with a simple but useful infographic that offers 50 valuable tips to help boost your brand. A few of these might be well-known, but most of them are often overlooked or forgotten in the everyday hustle. Plus, it's always handy to have them … [Read more...]

Blast From The Past: Web Design Trends You’ll Never Forget

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Remember what websites looked like in the '90s? If you're thinking Comic Sans, Scrolling Marquees, Hit Counters, and Animated GIFs, you're on the right track. Thankfully a lot has changed since then, but there are some design elements that have lingered through the years, whether they've inspired new trends or trends that are hot on the comeback trail. Think the dancing baby … [Read more...]

Watch How This Photoshop Artist Makes A Japanese Celeb Lose 40 Kgs In 4 Minutes

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Here's proof that the Photoshop diet works better than any diet on the planet. YouTube channel realretouch has a crazy video that shows a photo of Japanese TV personality Matsuko Deluxe being retouched to a level that she looks at least 40 kgs (88 pounds) lighter. It's interesting to see how the artist uses various Photoshop tools and tricks to achieve this. Check it out below. … [Read more...]

This Office Has Desks That Vanish After 6pm So Employees Can Relax Or Go Home

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Amsterdam-based design studio Heldergroen has a cool work culture and a cooler office to go with it. Designed by Bright Green and built by Zecc Architects, the workspace clears out after 6pm to make room for recreational activities so that employees can maintain a healthy work-life balance. Steel cables attached to wooden desks lift them up into appropriately built ceiling … [Read more...]

Always Show Up For A Meeting 5 Minutes Late, Here’s Why

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When it comes to the workplace, perception matters. You want to play your cards right and 'appear' busy. If you've been showing up for meetings on or before time, you're doing it all wrong. This brilliant graphic shows the correlation between the time you enter for a meeting and your co-workers' perception of you. The sweet spot is 5 minutes after the meeting has started. … [Read more...]

It’s “Wine”, Not Dark Red – Here Are The Correct Names Of All Color Shades

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It's "lilac", not light purple. Just like it's "magenta", not dark pink. Writer and children’s book illustrator Ingrid Sundberg has created a Color Thesaurus - a collection of 12 color charts that list the correct names of all shades. It's a useful reference tool for artists, designers, firms, make-up professionals and anyone who's planning to get their house painted :). Check … [Read more...]

200 Legit Ways To Make Money Online

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Here's the most comprehensive list of ways to make money online you've ever come across. From blogging and affiliate marketing to paid surveys and freelance, this excellent infographic from Survey Spencer just about covers it all. From our own experience, we can tell you about blogging - it's not easy to make money in the beginning. But if you stick to your niche and share … [Read more...]

15 Types Of Difficult Clients And How To Handle Them Effectively

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Every agency has that one client from hell. The one who monopolizes your time, frustrates the entire staff, and makes unreasonable demands. If you've got more than one, you probably spend three out of four weekends in office. If we apply the Pareto principle (or 80:20 rule) to the agency-client relationship, 80% of an agency's resources are utilized in managing 20% of its … [Read more...]

How Famous Entrepreneurs Came Up With Their Business Ideas

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Every entrepreneur has gone through the eureka moment (a.k.a. the 'aha!' moment) when he/she first realised the potential of an idea that could be converted into a successful business venture. For eg. Nick Woodman, an avid surfer, used to take his camera with him every time he went surfing but soon realised that there was no proper way to take compelling pictures and videos … [Read more...]

This Is Possibly The Most Visually Creative Email Marketing Campaign Ever

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If you thought email marketing is dead and boring, think again. South American home store chain Sodimac wanted to send an email to their customers showcasing products available at their store. But there was a problem, most email providers (Gmail, Yahoo, Outlook, etc.) block received images by default, turning product pictures into blank HTML divisions until you click on … [Read more...]

Get Inspired By The Crazy Career Paths Of These 5 Self-Made Billionaires

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You don't need to have rich parents or a college degree to be successful. Neither should you lose heart if your first idea didn't work. Out of the 1426 billionaires in the world, 960 are self-made. Out of these 960, only 130 made money from a single business. Virgin Group founder Sir Richard Branson (net worth: $4.8 billion) started out as a Christmas tree salesman. Dallas … [Read more...]