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Sarcasm may help creativity

“A new study appearing in the Journal of Applied Psychology finds that snarky co-workers may be doing your workplace an important service-increasing everyone’s creativity. “ https://www.cbsnews.com/news/sarcasm-a-new-path-to-creativity-no-really/

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The team at Different are chalking up portraits on the new black board. Cute!

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Does your personality suit a career in IT or design?

A few years ago I read an article in My Career about whether your job has a personality. It goes on about introverts and extroverts but it struck a chord with me at the time. I remember my good friend Tamara Graham telling me why she left her established career in teaching. It was during […]

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JD: Web Developer

I really appreciate when people share their definitions of job descriptions within the web industry. In his post Why front-end developers are so important to the future of businesses on the web, Paul Carvill articulates the role and value of the front end web developer and spurns a debate of sorts in the comments (now closed) between the generalists and the specialists.

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What is a Web Producer?

At an IA-Peers Sydney meet up this week I discussed what it is that I do as a web producer … For this post I am republishing an email I sent in September 2008 to a student of a friend who teaches Online Journalism at UTS.