Why UX is the next battlefront in the war for agency talent
A midsize Los Angeles agency recently hired a new user-experience designer at a $75,000 salary (plus benefits.) The rub? This new hire has no professional UX background at all — the entire sum total of his experience is a 10-week immersive course at General Assembly that costs just over $9,000.
Use ‘Psychological Distance’ to maximize your site
One of the primary aims of consumer psychology is to understand the way individuals evaluate objects and events. Numerous studies have led to an understanding that evaluations and choices are driven not only by the quality and value of an object, but also by internal factors such as subjective perceptions.
Making mLearning usable (Great infographic!)
When designing an application for a mobile device, it’s important to understand how users interact with these devices. This infographic by the eLearning Guild outlines a variety of user preferences for using a mobile device.
How to Keep Your Top Employees From Leaving (Infographic)
Employee recognition programs may sound like an unneeded expense, but research shows that a little peer-to-peer recognition goes a long way.
A young magician gives a little bit of happiness to a homeless man
As anyone who spends a lot of time on the internet, we are actually used to see a ton of weird things day by day. Normally, they just make you smile, and forget about them 10 seconds before.