The More Things Change: Stories, Tips, and, Experiments on Change
This week we’re tackling change. Why do we place so much hope in the concept of change? What are the psychological components that spur or prevent it? What do we get wrong about it? Is change really as great as we make often make it sound?
“Just One More Change” And Other Client Requests: Comic Artist Nadine Redlich Takes On The Dreaded Change Request
We’ve all heard it. Perhaps you’ve even said it. It’s a dreaded phrase passed down through the ages from client to freelancer. And it just won’t seem to go away. Every time a client, art director or micromanaging boss requests ‘just one more change,’ an adobe program crashes, or so we’ve heard.
10 Startups The World Is Missing [Comic]
There is an old adage that no idea is a bad idea. This is, of course, ridiculous. Just look at the startups world: from the $400 device that squeezes juice from a juice pack to 95% of blockchain related companies, bad ideas are abundant and frequently well funded. We wanted in on the bad startup ideas scene, that’s why we created 10 startups of our own.
Awesome Tech Geniuses You Might Not Have Heard Of [Comic]
From the early days of tech to the present, women have contributed to scientific and technical breakthroughs. Although their work has changed the ways we live today and laid the foundations for further technological exploration and innovation, many pioneers haven’t received widespread recognition. We wanted to highlight all the wonderful work done by women in science and tech fields.
Work-Life Balance Tips From Supernatural Beings [Comic]
Is there anything spookier than a lack of work-life balance? Yes! Ghosts. And also Werewolves. But lack of work-life balance is definitely number 3. With Halloween upon us, we wanted to see how our supernatural friends balance their work with everyday life.
Freelancing Problems as Told by the Last Surviving Dinosaur [Comic]
A year ago, we wanted to see what some good ‘ol dinosaurs had to say about freelancing. Unfortunately, since then, the dinosaurs have met a dark and dastardly fate. We wanted to check back in to see how our freelancer was making out after the asteroid…
10 Pieces of Advice From Successful Creatives [Infographic]
When we seek advice, we’re generally looking for guidance and, at times, for inspiration. We’ve all felt creatively stuck or discouraged at some point, which is why we illustrated some of our favorite pieces of advice from some brilliant individuals currently doing great creative work.
9 Crucial Employees Every Startup Should Have In Their Deck [Comic]
Building a functional startup might feel like a fantasy, but assembling your ideal team doesn’t need to be a thing of lore. We’ve made a compilation of 9 essential employees you’ll want to make sure you’ve got in your deck……
Where We Work: Our Remote Staff Shares Their Workspaces
Toggl is a fully remote company with employees all over the world. This setup allows us to build an amazing, dynamic, global team. However, working remotely can be a lonely endeavor. That’s why we decided to share our workspaces with each other …
10 Customers Every Tech Support Agent Knows [Comic]
Here at Toggl, we love our support team. While being able to provide great support to awesome customers can be incredibly fulfilling, the job can get a little redundant. No matter where you work, you’ll likely encounter these 10 customers and their questions.