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Brad Frost is a web designer, speaker, writer, and consultant located in Pittsburgh, PA. He is the author of the book Atomic Design, which introduces a methodology to create and maintain effective design systems.
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Four Thousand Weeks
Time Management for Mortals
Oliver Burkeman - 2021-08-10
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"Wonderfully honest . . . A much-needed reality check." —Mark Manson, bestselling author of Everything is F*cked and The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ckThe average human lifespan is absurdly, insultingly brief. Assuming you live to be eighty, you have just over four thousand weeks.Nobody needs telling there isn’t enough time. We’re obsessed with ou...
Brad Frost
2022-06-22T17:43:49.000Z
One of the most important books I've recently read is 4000 Weeks: Time Management for Mortals: Thanks for surfacing it, @addyosmani! #smashingconf      source
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Finding Your Element
How to Discover Your Talents and Passions and Transform Your Life
Ken Robinson - 2014-05-27 (first published in 2013)
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The New York Times bestselling author of The Element gives readers an inspirational and practical guide to self-improvement, happiness, creativity, and personal transformationSir Ken Robinson’s TED talk video and groundbreaking book, The Element, introduced readers to a new concept of self-fulfillment through the convergence of natural talents and ...
Brad Frost
2022-06-06T15:20:30.000Z
@robweychert @scottmccloud It truly is a conundrum, especially as our collective energy stores have been depleted over the last few years. I found these books do a great job at helping explicitly navigate the tension between Employment and Passions: - -      source
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The Element
How Finding Your Passion Changes Everything
Ken Robinson - 2009-12-29
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From one of the world's leading thinkers and speakers on creativity and self-fulfillment, a breakthrough book about talent, passion, and achievement The element is the point at which natural talent meets personal passion. When people arrive at the element, they feel most themselves and most inspired and achieve at their highest levels. "The Element...
Brad Frost
2022-06-06T15:20:30.000Z
@robweychert @scottmccloud It truly is a conundrum, especially as our collective energy stores have been depleted over the last few years. I found these books do a great job at helping explicitly navigate the tension between Employment and Passions: - -      source
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Form Design Patterns
Adam Silver - 2018-10-09
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Forms. It’s no coincidence that the word rhymes with “yawns” — web forms are dull to code and even duller for your visitors to fill in. But without forms, the web would just be a library. They let us comment, collect, book, buy, share, and a host of other verbs. And mostly they enable us to do these things in an awkward, opaque, confusing, odd, fru...
Brad Frost
2019-03-28T14:29:24.000Z
I just finished up the Form Design Patterns book by @adambsilver by @smashingmag. It's a fantastic deep dive into creating intuitive, accessible forms.      source