Wearables and apps to help you stay organised and keep track of your time

Technology in the workplace is both a blessing and a curse. Workplace Insight recently published an article about tech multi-tasking and how switching through different platforms takes away ones focus. Employees need to stay updated through digital means all the time but staying connected to the cloud also means being …

Staff would sacrifice workplace benefits for more flexibility

Work/life balance, and the ability to take more annual leave, is the top priority for most European workers and 52 percent explicitly see this as an incentive for choosing certain benefits claims research from SD Worx. Employees in France (63 percent) prioritise this the most across the Europe, next is …

Team GoDaddy Heads to Grace Hopper Celebration for the 4th Year

The 24th annual Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing will take place in Texas on Wednesday, September 26, where nearly 20,000 attendees will flood the Houston Convention Center to listen to keynote speakers, attend informative panels, visit with companies hiring for STEM positions and much more. I was fortunate …

5 ways to manage your restaurant’s online reviews — good and bad

Restaurant owners know that handling online reviews can be difficult, especially when it comes to dealing with negative reviews that come in on Yelp, Facebook, Google and TripAdvisor. But, feedback is important to make sure you’re creating the best possible experience for customers at your restaurant. And, with the right …

CSS Optimization Tools for Boosting PWA Performance

When styling websites or PWAs with CSS, you should analyze how CSS resources will affect performance. In this tutorial, we’ll use various tools and related techniques to help build a better PWA by focusing on CSS performance. Specifically, we’ll remove the unused CSS, inline the critical path CSS, and minify …

Selling website maintenance plans? Don’t make these 8 big mistakes.

With client services, it can often seem like you’re riding an income rollercoaster that you can’t escape. Some months you’re flush with cash and in others, you’re barely scraping by. It’s a tough and very stressful place to be, which is why so many designers and developers are on a …

Meatspace, cyberspace, the uncertainty of expertise and some other stuff

  The sign that somebody knows their stuff about a subject is often that whatever they say about it is full of questions, equivocations and caveats. They’ll often start out by saying things are complicated in mitigation of their opinion on a particular topic. They’ll say there are no silver …

The Four Principles of Acing an Interview

First, remember that an interview is a work-related competition. The same competition onstage for the theater is called audition. People compete throughout their lifetimes. They compete for resources, such as money, time, awards, rewards, and honor. So let’s focus on the interview competition, in which several preselected candidates compete for …

How to create an About page for your eCommerce shop

Driving repeat business for your eCommerce shop goes beyond having great products. In today’s fast-paced, at-your-door-in-two-days eCommerce world, online sellers need to give their customers more to hold on to. Buyers want to support businesses with similar values and interesting stories to tell — and that’s why we’re going to learn …

Top 5 YouTube SEO Tips to Drive Traffic & Leads This 2018

YouTube is the world’s second largest search engine after Google and the world’s largest video search engine. There are 1.5 billion monthly active users on the platform and around 30 million users use YouTube daily. But here’s the problem: The benefits of YouTube for businesses are clearly no secret and …

Channel 4 confirms Leeds as National HQ with Bristol and Glasgow as Creative Hubs

Channel 4 has confirmed that Leeds will be the location of its new National HQ with Bristol and Glasgow as the locations of its two new Creative Hubs. Channel 4 announced its 4 All the UK strategy in March 2018, the biggest change to the structure of the organisation in …

Apple is reportedly predicting the larger 'iPhone X Plus' will be a runaway hit

Apple is expected to release three iPhones in the same style as the iPhone X later this year, and one of them is expected to rise from the pack, literally and figuratively. The Bell, a Korean news source, is reporting that the largest model, which is expected to have a …

Living Life on the Brink: How a Sense of Urgency Can Fuel Success

When I first started my company, Asia was reeling in the wake of the 1997 financial crisis. The situation was bleak – companies folded overnight, scores of people lost their jobs, the economy had collapsed. It’s a scenario familiar to many Americans since it would play out 10 years later with America …

6 places to find stock photos of real, powerful women

Looking for realistic stock photos of women and feeling frustrated by the lack of choices? You’re not alone. Sadly, the selection of stock photos featuring women has been dominated by cliché and unnatural poses for many years. You’ve seen them: young women (usually Caucasian) smiling vapidly at the camera in …

Self-driving Mercedes-Benz S Class sedans are coming to San Jose

Another autonomous ride-hailing test project has popped up in the U.S. This time, Daimler and Bosch, one of the largest automotive tech and hardware suppliers in the world, are partnering to pilot a robotaxi service in San Jose, California. The program will use automated Mercedes-Benz S Class vehicles, the German automaker’s …

UK leading the way in digital transformation strategy

IT consultancy Infosys has released new research, the Infosys Digital Radar 2019, which it claims reveals the digital transformation maturity of businesses around the world in 2018, and what it takes to navigate the next stage of their journey. Its main claim is that to become digitally advanced, organisations need to …

Pokémon Go gets creatures from the Sinnoh region

Niantic has announced this morning that Pokémon originally discovered in the Sinnoh region, featured in Pokémon Diamond, Pokémon Pearl, and Pokémon Platinum, will soon begin to arrive to Pokémon Go. Last month, third-party app data provider Apptopia reported that Pokémon Go has brought in more than $2 billion, making it …

What If Your Business Best Practice Is Totally Different?

4 Steps to Giving Your Business Its Unique Voice in the World One of the greatest impediments we can give our business is to try and do it the “right way,” according to external ideas of best practice when it’s totally wrong for you. Rather than seeking to apply outside …

Check out the 6 Best Productivity Apps for Designers

This sponsored article was created by our content partner, BAW Media. Thank you for supporting the partners who make SitePoint possible. Once upon a time, time and motion studies were introduced to boost productivity. The practice was popular with those doing the studies — but not so much with those …

Uber commits $10 million to sustainable transportation

Uber is putting $10 million behind sustainable transportation over the next three years. As part of the fund, Uber is donating $250,000 to SharedStreets, a non-profit organization focused on creating a shared standard for public streets and data sharing. Lyft, also in the name of environmental impact, invested millions of …

The Stock Market Just Had Its Worst Month Since 2011. Here’s What You Should Do Now

“I don’t know.” Those may be the three toughest words for an investor to utter—and yet perhaps also the most important. Despite the rebound of recent days, the S&P 500 is down 7% from its September all-time high. Indeed, U.S. stocks just suffered their worst monthly loss since 2011. What …

Improve The Ergonomics of Your Workspace & Prevent Back Pain With The Posture Stand

Standing desks are all the rage right now in the office industry. However, many home business owners crave even more versatility and the ability to bring their work to various rooms of the house. The Posture Stand is exactly what they’re looking for! Smaller and more convenient than a standing …

Team GoDaddy heads to Grace Hopper Celebration 2018

The 24th annual Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing will take place in Texas on Wednesday, September 26, where nearly 20,000 attendees will flood the Houston Convention Center to listen to keynote speakers, attend informative panels, visit with companies hiring for STEM positions and much more. I was fortunate …

Financial stress can impair employee performance and attendance

Businesses that fail to tackle their employees’ financial stress are more likely to encounter poor work performance, lack of engagement, mental health issues and staff absenteeism, a new report from Neyber has claimed. Since last year, there has been a significant increase in the number of employees affected by financial …