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  1. Being a good human

    When we were first starting out at Canva I used to read articles about the importance of defining the culture of your startup and laugh. “Why would you ever need to do that? We can just talk to our team over the table at lunchtime and figure out where we want Canva to go!” Now we have 10 lunch tables,…

  2. The 4 traits of an entrepreneur

    At last week’s Pause Fest, I was lucky enough to be sandwiched between the magnificently giving Jan Owen and the…

  3. Motivation and mentorship

    In Steve Biddulph’s Raising Boys he laments the lack of structured mentorship in modern society – “Mentoring today is mostly…

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  1. Resolution dependent layout

    Way before there was a thing called responsive design, I wrote about a technique that could enable a website to change its design based on the size of the screen. This concept was one of the forebears of responsive web design and functioned as a substitute technology until browsers caught up with media queries…

  2. The 139 mix tape

    What do you get when take the best parts of 139 songs, slice them up, and paste them back together? 45 minutes of awesome beats…

  3. Web Directions titles

    Opening titles for the Web Directions conference created entirely in HTML, JavaScript and WebGL. Synced simultaneously across 2 massive projectors…

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