Finalists of SBID Awards announced

The finalists of the SBID International Design Awards 2019 have now been revealed. Amongst the contenders this year are practices such as G.A group, Concorde BGW Group, Scott Brownrigg and Clive Wilkinson Architects. Projects include the Redbull Offices and Warner Music Group (pictured). Entries were received from 48 countries including …

Beautifully Designed Examples of Asymmetrical Split Screens in Web Design

Some trends stay with us forever, turning into classic solutions. Others vanish without leaving a trace. You may think that all trends break into these two groups, but that’s not quite true. There is another category of trends whose life has its ups, downs and calm periods. Such trends keep …

Corporate sanctioned mindfulness is no fix for stress

The use of mindfulness techniques in the corporate world could actually do more harm than good to employees, having little more than a ‘band aid’ or ‘quick fix’ effect, according to new research from Durham University Business School. Carried out by Mai Chi Vu for her PhD degree, and supervised …

Episode 81 – 2019 State of the Merchant with Andrew Youderian of Ecommerce Fuel

My guest today is a man who needs no introduction. His podcast, Ecommerce Fuel, is one of the most downloaded Ecommerce podcasts on the planet. And Andrew runs one of the largest most successful private eCommerce forums – EcommerceFuel.com. Each year Andrew sends out a poll to hundreds of successful …

You should use the Gutenberg WordPress editor — here’s why

Sometimes you have to rip the band-aid off quickly, even though it hurts. In certain instances, this advice also applies to the new editor available since WordPress 5.0, sometimes referred to as the “Gutenberg WordPress editor” or simply “Gutenberg.” Within the WordPress community, there has been extensive conversation (and some …

Avoiding the minefield of WhatsApp communications

Whether to keep colleagues updated or to share a new idea, WhatsApp groups are increasingly becoming a go-to communication tool in the workplace.  There are benefits to having such informal communication channels – they can be less hierarchical and improve cohesion within the team, as well as being a fast …

Structure of teams could be source of competitive advantage

Cass Business School and Slack have published new research into the nature future of teamwork which identifies the relationships between team alignment and execution, drivers for competitive advantage, and the role of new workplace technologies. It suggests that teams are the fundamental building blocks of modern organisations but their role …

5 Mistakes To Avoid When Creating Your Foreign Amazon Listing

6 Mistakes To Avoid When Creating Your Foreign Amazon Listing   Today we are going to let you in on a little secret: Amazon Foreign Product Listings. If you’re already selling on Amazon and making money, then is perhaps the easiest way to scale your sales super quick. Creating foreign …