As digital technology changes everything about the way we interact with the world, new skill sets are needed and new career opportunities bloom. Here we interview people with job titles you’ve likely never heard of but will soon need to know about. To inaugurate this new series, we talk to The IdeaLists new head of online marketing Matthew LaMontagne about what it means to be a growth hacker.
Make 2014 a productive year, and look smooth doing it, with our first ever Good Gift List.
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Whether on the web or in the supermarket, branding is all about standing out from the pack. Here we’ve rounded up examples of clever package design that’s head and shoulders over the rest.
When you think of medical sales materials, highly creative work isn’t exactly what you would expect. Purely focused on 3D animation for the biotech industry, Nano Animation had quickly found a pretty interesting and significant niche by helping to make corp presentations go from yawn-inducing to jaw dropping.
Since life in Silicon Valley ends at 35 unless you hit it big or move up in management (and simple logic tells you that most won’t), what do people do once their out to pasture?
This was a anonymous question recently posted at Quora that clearly hit a nerve, garnering a mountain of surprising response from super successful founders of Pandora, Netflix and more.
Whether you’re a client paying freelancers or a freelancer being paid by clients, you should have a contract to protect both yourself and the people you’re working with.
Here we share the four most important things contracts often overlook.
With the new year approaching, its time to reflect on what worked (and what didn’t) for 2013 and set new goals for 2014. If you’re struggling with your planning, want to catch up on latest trends, or just want some creative inspiration, The IdeaLists has got you covered.
Fashion companies are by necessity quick to pick up on the latest trends, and this extends into everything from their clothes to their business models to their new innovations in design and production. Here’s four fashion brands changing the game in ways that could be applied far beyond their industry.
In a world where most of the workday depends upon juicing creativity, white cubicles don’t exactly inspire bold, fresh thinking. So how can companies keep their employees’ comfortable, while ensuring that efficiency remains high? The Recess Room! Here’s a few examples of amazing spaces to kick off the shoes and sit with your thoughts—without ever leaving the office.
How much does good talent cost? It’s a murky question. After all, no one wants to divulge how much they’re willing to pay — or make — for a position, but it’s the kind of information you need to get your budgets in line. Temp agency The Creative Group has released their salary survey for creative executives in advertising and marketing and not only are the numbers of interest, but they also reveal a few key points about our industry.