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List of Movies I’ve Searched for on Netflix Switzerland

I’m trying to determine how often I find the films I’m looking for on Netflix. Whenever I look for a movie, I will add it to this list. I will therefore be updating this page on a regular basis. Just a little experiment I’m conducting. Movie Year Result Comment Last checked Sleepy Hollow 1999 ❌ […]

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Making the best of this working from home thing during the Coronavirus pandemic

If, like me, you’ve been a designer for any length of time, there’s a good chance you spent at least some of your career freelancing. I certainly freelanced for a number of years, so working from home is nothing new to me. However, if you don’t set it up properly, working from home can lead […]

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Design Productivity

Diagram of a meeting by Paula Scher

“They want proof that is really, really going to work, the problem is there isn’t proof.” Paul Scher is truly one of the greatest designers on this planet. Check out her accurate analysis of how client meetings tend to go.

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Storytelling is not just another marketing buzzword

“Storytelling is the oldest and most potent form of communication human beings have ever known.” This is a great short video about storytelling and the role it plays in human communication. Because the word storytelling is so overused these days, it is important to remind ourselves that it is not just another marketing buzzword that […]

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Average Swiss salary by occupation

L’illustré recently published a list of salaries for different occupations in Switzerland. It turns out that if you are a webmaster who is at least 35 years of age, on average, your salary would be slightly over CHF 7,000. It turns out that people can still be webmasters in this day and age. I honestly thought that […]

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Language Video

A Series of Untranslatable Words About Love

Tiam (Farsi): the twinkle in your eye when you first meet someone.Forelsket (Norwegian): the indescribable euphoria as you begin to fall in love.Saudade (Portuguese): the vague constant desire for something that does not and probably cannot exist. A nostalgic longing for someone loved and then lost. This is easily one of the best videos I’ve seen in a […]