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The 99 Percent - It's not about ideas. It's about making ideas happen.

The 99 Percent - It's not about ideas. It's about making ideas happen.
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Peter Jaworowski: Quality & Time Peter Jaworowski is an established freelance graphic designer and illustrator based in Warsaw Poland at the Ars Thanea Studio. His clients include Nike, Nokia, Warner Bros, Coca-Cola, Sony Playstation, Oakley, among others. Jaworowski shared his thoughts on timeline pressures, balancing project quality versus speed, and motivation for self-improvement. 40 Amazingly Creative Double Page Magazine Ads 13.2K SharesTwitter615Facebook9.2KGoogle+92Pin It Share2.5KLinkedIn187StumbleUpon61713.2K Flares× Sometimes all it takes is a little creativity. Although considered a more traditional form of advertising, marketers continue to use magazine advertisements to get their message out.

Imaginets Magnetic Shapes (Age 3+) Imaginets Magnetic Shapes from MindWare inspire kids to create and imagine. The fifty, full-color design challenge cards allow kids to recreate figures on the magnetic white board using a combination of colorful Imaginets shapes to make a dog or a dragon, a castle or a car, and much more. Or, they can make up their very own magnetic masterpieces. Imaginets Magnetic Shapes come in a sturdy, handled wooden carrying case for go-anywhere play. Ages 3 & up. Imaginets can provide children with an opportunity to build their confidence by creating shapes and abstract objects and build their hand skills and eye-hand coordination by manipulating the magnetic shapes.

Consumer Innovation as New Economic Pattern When he was finished, Mr. Reetz, now 29 and working at Disney Research’s laboratories, put his 79-step how-to guide on a Web site. Since the post went up nearly two years ago, about 1,000 people have joined Mr. Reetz’s forum, and about 50 have built their own scanners from castoff furniture, aircraft aluminum, whiskey boxes and plastic foam. Do-it-yourselfers like Mr. Reetz may not know it, but their tinkering is challenging a deeply entrenched tenet of economic theory: that producers, not consumers, are the ones who innovate. Create Online: Sites to Spark Kids' Creativity Get our best picks for movies, apps, TV shows, books, and more, customized for your kids. Get the App Get the App No thanks close(x) Don’t Miss Out

Amazing Wine Labels: 30 Creative and Unique Wine Label Designs 30 Creative and Unusual Wine Label Designs Amazing Wine Labels – The design of a wine label can make or break the success of a new wine introduced to the market. Even beyond the quality of the wine itself, the label plays a primary role in the purchasing decisions of customers. It is on this fact that many graphic designers have focused their attention to making creative, compelling labels that connect a bottle of wine with its buyer. To celebrate the work of these designers, TheCoolist has selected 30 of the most impressive wine label designs in recent history. To read it right, we suggest you enjoy this list over a freshly popped glass of wine…

Tricks to Improve Creativity Every person in this world has the capability of being creative. Everyone has his way own way to showcase his creativity. Some people are good at carrying their creative ideas and some are not. Mad Hot Ballroom (Age 8+) At first, it might seem strange to see such young people working so seriously on ballroom dancing. But within minutes, Marilyn Agrelo's documentary convinces viewers that this is exactly the right activity for these dedicated, enchanting fifth-graders. As they work with their teachers and each other to learn the difficult steps and postures for the rumba, tango, swing, merengue, and fox-trot, they also reveal much about themselves as thoughtful, dynamic young people. As they dance, they are exposed to various cultural traditions and begin to learn traditional gender roles (the boys are instructed, "Take care of your partner").

The Phoenix Principle Tesla is Smarter Than Other Auto Companies “Car dealers are idiots” said my friend as she sat down for a cocktail. It was evening, and this Vice President of a large health care equipment company was meeting me to brainstorm some business ideas.

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