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  • Joligne
    Joligne wrote:
    <h1>CURATED READING Vol. 02</h1> <p>Welcome to Volume 2 of a fairly new feature on the site entitled &ldquo;Curated Reading&rdquo;. For the past couple weeks I have been saving articles I find interesting and then pick the best of the bunch for you. Let me know if you have other articles or books I should be reading.</p> <p>This collection has been inspired by Steve Jobs. The man who I believe is the greatest visionary of our time. He taught me to look to the future for inspiration now, to not give up on a vision, and that editing your work is the most important part of design.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><br /><img title="break" src="http://www.everydream.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/break.png" alt="" width="100" height="16" /></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <h2>BUY. THIS. BOOK. NOW.</h2> <h4><a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1451648537/ref=as_li_tf_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;tag=thedesdes-20&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;camp=217145&amp;creative=399373&amp;creativeASIN=1451648537" target="_blank">Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson</a></h4> <p><img title="steve_jobs_cover_biography" src="http://www.everydream.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/steve_jobs_cover_biography.jpg" alt="" width="520" height="354" /><br />Steve Jobs. Just the name conjures up many memories for myself. Without Mr. Jobs there is the possibility I would of never found that I could express my creativity through technology. His work, his innovative thinking, and his ability to transform the seemingly difficult into the easily accessible is a wave that will cause ripples for the next millennium. Some might think this is full of hyperbole, but it is not. He is truly a man who changed the world and brought the best out of designers. He made us all think differently.</p> <p><br /><img title="break" src="http://www.everydream.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/break.png" alt="" width="100" height="4" /></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <h2>Steve Jobs inspired me&hellip;but who inspired Steve Jobs?</h2> <h4><a href="http://www.businessinsider.com/heres-the-man-who-inspired-steve-jobs-2011-10" target="_blank">Here&rsquo;s The Man Who Inspired Steve Jobs</a></h4> <p>Steve Jobs idolized Edwin Land, and it&rsquo;s unbelievably clear he modeled a lot of himself after him.</p> <p><br /><img title="break" src="http://www.everydream.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/break.png" alt="" width="100" height="4" /></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <h2>7 Quick tips for better client pitches</h2> <h4><a href="http://www.fastcompany.com/1784844/7-magical-secrets-for-spellbinding-pitches" target="_blank">The 7 Secrets Of Spellbinding Pitches</a></h4> <p>Steve Jobs was a master of the reveal. Early in the millennium He would have a seething throng of Apple loyalists foaming at the mouth to see their new products, now it&rsquo;s the world. Rumors are they would practice the keynotes hundreds of times, if you were to be on stage with Steve you too would practice hundred&rsquo;s of times. Use these seven tips to make your next pitch or presentation amazing. Be Steve Jobs.</p> <p><br /><img title="break" src="http://www.everydream.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/break.png" alt="" width="100" height="4" /></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <h2>Designers are the future of an idea-driven economy.</h2> <h4><a href="http://www.fastcodesign.com/1665120/designers-are-the-new-drivers-of-american-entrepeneurialism" target="_blank">Designers Are The New Drivers Of American Entrepreneurialism</a></h4> <p>YouTube, Flickr, Slideshare, Tumblr, Airbnb, Slideshare, Vimeo, and more all started by designers. Designers are now tired of making everyone else money &ndash; and have started making it themselves. Designers are the next break-out entrepreneurs.</p> <p><br /><img title="break" src="http://www.everydream.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/break.png" alt="" width="100" height="4" /></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <h2>Former CEO Of Mozilla thinks back and forward about Steve Jobs.</h2> <h4><a href="http://lilly.tumblr.com/post/11230723028/steve-jobs" target="_blank">Steve Jobs</a></h4> <blockquote> <p>&hellip;the biggest message from Jobs&rsquo; life. Don&rsquo;t try to be like Steve. Don&rsquo;t try to be like anyone.</p> </blockquote> <p><br /><img title="break" src="http://www.everydream.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/break.png" alt="" width="100" height="4" /></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <h2>BUY. THIS. BOOK. NOW. TOO.</h2> <p><img title="Diert_Cover" src="http://www.everydream.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/Diert_Cover.jpg" alt="" width="520" height="340" /></p> <h4><a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0714849189/ref=as_li_tf_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;tag=thedesdes-20&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;camp=217145&amp;creative=399373&amp;creativeASIN=0714849189" target="_blank">Dieter Rams</a></h4> <p>See the future of Jonny Ive&rsquo;s designs in the past&hellip; because all good design is inevitable.</p>

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