Excited Gem – A tabs management extension for Chrome

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Excited Gem is a tabs management extension for Chrome Browser, that I started building as an effort to improve a famous extension “One Tab” and also to learn something new while building it. So I learnt Chrome Extension API, Reactjs and little bit of Typescript along the way. Because I used to open too many tabs 60 to 70 on …

Ace your next job interview by adopting this mindset

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If you’re looking for a job, chances are you’ve heard the standard tips: “Don’t underestimate the value of eye contact,” “Dress for the job you want” and, “Remember to smile.”Every article on finding a job (not to mention every well-meaning friend and family member) seems to repeat these tips or other well-worn adages.But often, hard skills aren’t enough to ace …

Help! My Portfolio Sucks · An A List Apart Column

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What if a lot of your past work reflects times when you satisfied the client, but couldn’t sell them on your best ideas? How do you build a portfolio out of choices you wouldn’t have made? Our very own Jeffrey Zeldman answers your toughest career questions. via Help! My Portfolio Sucks · An A List Apart Column.

The 5 Most Common Mistakes in Design — The Year of the Looking Glass — Medium

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There’s no learning without mistakes. And I’ve done the following (as well as seen the following done) too many times to count. Luckily, there’s this thing called the “Internet” and this medium called an “article” that lets us point at and talk about these mistakes behind their backs, in the hopes that by bullying them into the spotlight, it’ll be …