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Thoughts On Spark KC

I was excited for Spark KC this year. For the uninitiated, it is an event put on by local AAF club every year specifically for people that are looking to start careers in the world of advertising. Although most of...

How I learned React and how you can too

How I learned React and how you can too What is this React you speak of? If you’re reading this article I assume you’ve heard of React and have a basic understanding of what it is. React is a JavaScript...

Working With The Future

There’s a saying around public speaking that it’s everyone’s worst fear and I fit that description to a T. I was nervous about presenting to the students at the Northland Caps program. I didn’t know what the Northland Caps program...

Authentic Connections: What Do You Value?

Recently, my colleagues and I were asked to read a well known book, How to Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie. Carnegie bullet points how to deal with human behavior and backs up each point with a story...

Artificial Ceilings

How do you keep your company from setting artificial ceilings?
It starts when we are hiring. Usually, we write a job description that details the tasks and responsibilities included in the position and defines where in the organizational chart the position falls. Short term, this is great. We set clear...

Drupal Gmail Messages Truncating

Do your Gmail messages look like this? "[Message clipped] View entire message for gmail user...

Drupal has a built-in email system that sends out emails by default. However, there are modules such as “Mimemail” that allow you to send out emails using HTML templates rather than Drupal’s default plain-text emails. Sometimes an issue can occur...

Drupalcon Dublin Observations From a Non-dev Perspective

Great people, great tech scene, great arts, great architecture.... and a serious food scene if...

I wasn't sure exactly what to expect when going to my first Drupalcon outside of North America. I was rewarded with a great experience and came away, as one does at these things, with great ideas, inspiration and friendships. One...

6 Steps To Building A Resilient Brand

How does a company build a resilient brand? First, I think you have to understand what brand resiliency is. It is the ability of a brand to be able to bounce back after rising challenges and to withstand failure and...

Be Explicit

The power of being explicit and the risk of being implicit
Information about your company will be conveyed to all potential customers. Your sales staff or advertisements highlight your best aspects. They will naturally avoid talking about weaknesses because they don’t want potential customers to think about your weaknesses. That might...

Better Exposed Filters (BEF)

Because your filters are lame or your client wants something crazy.
In Drupal Views, there are things called filters. Filters do just that, they filter content. In other words, you can determine what content (or type of content) should be shown on your webpage. One example of this could be a...

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