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Style guide - management tool
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Why a style guide? A style guide will give you a common language for designers, developers, product managers, marketing and external agencies. It is also a must-have to work on consistency on your digital product around all your media channels. Yes, it might be tricky to do it the right

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Using tech to improve store experience
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The summer is well and truly here and for a lot of companies this means more footfall and more sales. What this peak season also means for a lot of your visitors is staff who are flustered, agitated, producing lower customer service standards (NPS scores) and higher queue times. Shoppers which

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Unlimited holidays - beach - sunglasses
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A few years ago, I was approached for an interview by a company which offered a very unique perk: unlimited paid holiday. It was the first I’d heard of this perk and it seems to be predominantly offered from tech companies. It got my interest certainly, but I decided the overall

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I have always wanted to learn music, but it seemed to me so boring and painful, that I have never really tried. Couple of weeks ago, I ended in a party with an electric guitar in my hands, and my childhood dream reappeared. I bought an acoustic guitar and started learning.

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How would you attract the best staff
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Just before I started at Evans Cycles Ltd, I was invited by my line manager to have a couple of drinks with the team at a local pub. It was a great way to ease myself into the company and meet everyone in an informal setting. Whilst I was there,

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IOT by Olivier Brechon
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I am just back from the Connected Conference organized in Paris by Rude Baguette. “Internet Of Things”: is it just a buzz word? Will all objects around us be connected to the internet? If we compare this trend to the development of electricity, not all products around us use electricity. And even

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Why links are blue and underlined
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It’s a question I was wondering for only few weeks despite I have been creating webpages for more than 10 years. You see what I mean? I’m talking about that: There must be a very good explanation. And I had to find an answer, this question sounded to me like the modern/tech

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Since a couple of years, some UX designers renamed themselves as UX architects. That’s probably because the word « designer » sounds too interaction focused, and that because the UX job also includes information architects skills. So, I’ve been wondering what are .   ACCEPT ALL CONSTRAINTS Some theories about evolution tell that species

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If you are working in innovation, you probably have already heard that failing fast is the key to success. But, seriously, do you find failure easy to deal with? I don’t… So, it’s time to forget about failure and start thinking about experiment instead!   WHY FAILING FAST IS IMPORTANT Fact: 70%

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MMA connected training
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We have seen many devices and applications for hiking, running, cycling, … Activities that can be monitored using « easy » data to track such as time, distance, heart rate, … Activities where the sensors don’t spoil the experience.But what about sports where performance is more complicated to track? Sports where physical constraints

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