Curated articles for designers and front-end developers

Productivity

Frequently updated collection of hand-picked articles and learning resources.

mariusz.cc

Why Do You Work?

Why do you work? Did you ever ask yourself this question? What makes you wake up in the morning, dress up and go to work? What would make you excited to wake ...

vanschneider.com

Perfectionism Ruined My Productivity

The one thing that makes designers great is the same thing that makes them the worst people to work with: perfectionism. It’s part of what drives us to design in the first ...

signalvnoise.com

More Work, Worse Outcome

Yesterday I published an article called “The Outwork Myth” where I push back against the popular notion that “working harder and longer than other people is the way to get ahead”. Today ...

SkillShare sponsored

Intro to Mobile App Design with Sketch 3

Join Skillshare Product Designer Andrew Mercando for this 60-minute, essential class on mobile app design. You'll learn how to use Sketch by designing the interface for a simple to-do list app ...

studiofellow.com

Don’t Work Harder

Work smarter. Work harder. Be more productive. These are the mantras we follow while doing creative work, but sometimes they accomplish the opposite of what we want. When you hit a brick ...

vanschneider.com

Be Lazy, It’s worth It!

Can being lazy be a good thing? In my last article I talked about being busy. Why I try to stay busy actually doing something and avoid being busy for the sake ...

avocode.com

7 Steps to Clean Your Design Mess

Don’t let the “designer look” fool you … if your mum or girlfriend ever walked out on you while you were standing on chair trying to take a well-lit picture of all ...