How to Amplify Your Work
Writing in general and the blog in particular has amplified everything that I’ve done in my career.
This week’s Own Your Content interview features Khoi Vinh, Principal Designer at Adobe, author of How They Got Here: Interviews With Digital Designers About Their Careers, and a writer who’s been publishing on his blog, Subtraction, for nearly 20 years. Khoi talks about how his blog amplified his work and career.
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FUN STUFF TO CLICK ON
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Two free months of Skillshare: Explore everything from photography and creative writing to illustration, animation, and more!
The history of sibling acts in pop music.
We might need to thank sloths for avocados.
How much data lies behind the paper you’re reading?
Milanote brings creative note-taking to iPhone. Finally!
Artist Kengo Kito uses colorful hula-hoops to overpower the senses.
What chatbots teach us about being human at work.
The power of hidden teams.
Why you need white space in your daily routine.
Three ways to crack the code of confidence.
How to open doors for other people.
The space type generator lets you play with motion type.
How Danielle Steel managed to write 179 books.
An academic study on emoji differences across platforms.
Carolina Korman is a photographer based in LA and is passionate about artisanal food, curated events, design and an inspired lifestyle.
WillowTree creates beautiful digital products engineered to drive growth for the world’s leading brands.
COOL JOBS IN OUR UNIVERSE
The Infatuation & Zagat is hiring City Guide Writers in Toronto, Phoenix, and San Antonio to work remotely.
Netflix is hiring for 530+ full-time jobs all around the world.
Help Scout is hiring a Demand Generation Marketer to work remotely.
Shopify is hiring a Multilingual Content Marketer in Berlin.
NOBL is hiring a Senior Organizational Designer in London.
Zaarly is hiring a Senior UI Engineer in Kansas City.
Asana is hiring a Filmmaker in San Francisco.
Place. Staffing is looking for a contract-based Studio Artist in Boston.
Aquent is looking for a contract-based Proofreader to work remotely.
I made this newsletter like an archaeologist. I excavated sites, sifted through layers of content, and left you with the wondrous remains.
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