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Tips for networking in a post covid world
Why perfectionism stops us from creating new habits
The 7 most in-demand freelance marketing skills
A minimalistic rebranding for Stink Studios references to pre-emoji webdings typefaces
How to market your NFTS in 2022
Latest Creative News ⚡️
Snoop Dogg will take artists into the metaverse with his plans to make Death Row Records an NFT music label. Snoop Dogg said on the Clubhouse app that he would make Death Row Records an NFT music label. The rapper also said the record company will put artists out "through the metaverse."
The New York Stock Exchange files trademark for an NFT marketplace. While competitors such as OpenSea, Rarible, and FTX already exist, others question the efficacy of such a marketplace... Regardless, the engagement of a well-known institution such as the NYSE could help crypto gain widespread acceptance.
Twitter is expanding its creator tipping options once again, with the addition of several new payment providers, aligned with regional entities, in order to help more users make money from their Twitter presence.
Opera browser now allows emoji-only web addresses. A company named Yat will sell you a string of emoji as a URL. Web browser company Opera said Monday it will enable emoji-only based web addresses “to bring a new level of creativity to the internet.” The integration is part of a partnership with Yat, a company that sells URLs with strings of emoji in them.
Now that we are back in the full swing of socialising again, networking can feel a little awkward and a lot rusty. Deciding how to approach someone, what to say and how to introduce yourself often need refreshing. So, with that in mind, here are the refreshers…
Discover the 7 tips → wishu
When we decide to create a new habit — exercise, healthy eating, meditation, writing — we can get excited and optimistic, and have an idea of how it will go perfectly.
This is such a hopeful time! Unfortunately, reality has other plans.
Our perfect idea of how our new habit will go is pretty much never how it actually goes. We might do really well for a few days or even a couple of weeks, but inevitably we’ll miss a day or two because of tiredness, busyness, sickness, visitors, forgetting, etc. And then things get derailed, because of our perfect idea of how we hoped the habit would go.
This is one of the main obstacles to forming habits. Our hopeful idea of how it will go, and then our disappointment and frustration with ourselves when it doesn’t go that way.
The idea that we should be super consistent and perfect in our habit attempts … it derails us.
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Company demand for freelance work is increasing by the day. Many workers are quitting their jobs to the point that the industry has dubbed it the Great Resignation seeing as countless skilled workers have left their jobs due to stress, burnout and a plethora of other reasons. Now, faced with a worker shortage and a need to fill gaps quickly, businesses are eager to bring freelancers onboard.
For this reason, it may be worth expanding your skill set to get ahead of the competition. Here is a list of the most in-demand freelance skills this year.
Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Programming
Writing and Editing
Discover the skills in detail → wishu
Where it was previously colourful and playful, creative studio Stink Studios is moving in a minimalistic and monochromatic direction with its new branding. This decision is made even more interesting in that the studio is drawing from the ever-so-current y2k nostalgia wave without going for the baby pinks and blues so infamous to that era and instead looks to y2k internet culture.
Continue reading → wishu
The decentralised finance (DeFi) industry is super confusing, there hasn’t been anything like it before, many of us are freaking out Black Mirror style and there are no real regulations in place at the moment. Nevertheless, NFTs offer a strong proof-of-concept for the transaction of digital goods. It’s crucial to understand that NFTs are a key contender as the optimal currency for the metaverse.
Before we get into the nitty gritty, if you’re still unfamiliar with NFTs and the metaverse we recommend checking out our other articles first which clearly outline these hot topics.
When it comes to marketing your NFTs there are a couple routes you can go down.
Continue reading → wishu
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