Apr 09, 2014
We just found out that The IdeaLists has been nominated for a Webby Award in the “best employment website” category. It’s an honor just to be nominated but you can actually help us bring home the prize!
We’d really appreciate it if you’d cast your vote here and spread the word. Thanks for taking the time!
Apr 22, 2014
Today is Earth Day, the international holiday dedicated to demonstrating support for environmental protection. We thought we’d participate by showcasing all sorts of creative work from our members, showing off beautiful landscapes or calling attention to important environmental issues.
Apr 18, 2014
Timehop is a mobile app that tells you what you were doing on this day in previous years by using history from your activity social networks and your devices. Opened daily by hundreds of thousands of users, the app is comfortably ranked in the top 100 free apps in the country on the App Store, […]
Apr 15, 2014
Take a few minutes, stop what you’re doing, and let yourself get lost in a hypnotic music video. We just came across the portfolio of Greg Hunt, a Los Angeles-based filmmaker who makes music videos and commercials for clients of all stripes. Here’s a few of our favorites.
Apr 11, 2014
Nobody really teaches you how to be a good manager. It’s a set of skills that you tend to learn by example — from previous managers you’ve had — and can be hard to put into words. But then we came across this Quora thread about common management mistakes, and it’s a pretty good place to […]
Apr 10, 2014
You probably heard this week about the major vulnerability in OpenSSL – the technology that securely encrypts the majority of websites and web-based information. Luckily, the security-conscious Development Community rolled out a fix, and several tests, to help sites like ours quickly patch the vulnerability. The Idealists Team applied the fix on Monday evening and […]
Apr 09, 2014
We’ll admit it — sometimes what makes us buy one brand of thing instead of another is just the packaging. That’s why this portfolio, from Bay Area-based Cult Partners, caught our eye. It’s chock-full of distinctive branding and packaging designs for food and liquor brands. Now we’re imagining the killer dinner party we could put […]
Apr 07, 2014
Here’s a sample of sixteen of our favorite case studies featuring projects of all different shapes and sizes. From big blue chip brands to up-and-coming startups, from app development to graphic design, here are a few that have caught our eye over the years.
Apr 04, 2014
Twitter accounts run by ad agencies are overwhelmingly boring. Between all the gloating about awards, disembodied quotes from conferences, and general self-congratulation, they can be easy to ignore. But here are a select few that use their Twitter accounts for sharing interesting articles, going behind the scenes of agency life, and even joking about the […]
Apr 02, 2014
This week, we’re really into the wild, playful photography of Brooklyn-based William Eadon. His work spans photography, visual art, papercraft, and fashion and jewelry design, and even though it’s the middle of the work week, it’ll probably have you ready for a party. This is a fun one. Let’s go!