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Happy National Intern Day!

by Lauren Duffy
2017-10-03T16:27:02+00:00
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Celebrating World Press Freedom Day

Today, Chartbeat celebrates World Press Freedom Day and journalists around the globe.As part of our commemoration, we wanted to spotlight 14 examples – gathered and curated directly from the Chartbeat team…

by Katie Stuart
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Happy International Women’s Day!

(Yes, we know we’re a day late – yesterday was a day without women, after all.)Yesterday and every day, we salute the women of Chartbeat and beyond. First, let’s highlight a few…

by Kristine Suh
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The Return of the Chartbeat Puppitorium

It’s no secret that here at Chartbeat, we’re a little dog-obsessed.So last week, we teamed up with our friends over at Social Tees Animal Rescue and had them bring in some…

by Katie Stuart
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Welcome to the Chartbeat Board, Betsy Morgan

Today, I’m thrilled to finally announce that Betsy Morgan, former CEO of The Huffington Post and most recently CEO of TheBlaze, is joining the Chartbeat Board of Directors.I say finally…

by Tony Haile
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4 Tips for Communicating with Non-Designers

Requisite to the work of a designer, whether in-house or for an agency, is communicating effectively with teammates or clients who are not fluent in design. Bridging this communication gap…

by Ashley Kircher
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From Writing Emails to Writing Code: How I Built My Future at Chartbeat

You’ve heard this story before—boy graduates college, boy moves to New York, boy starts working at a tech startup full of cool nerds, boy finds a career path.

by Chris Consroe
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The Great Font Debate

A little under a year ago, the design team at Chartbeat began planning an overhaul of our public facing website. The redesign was a big commitment and served as a…

by Ashley Kircher
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Happy National Play-Doh Day!

Happy Wednesday, people of the world! Today, Chartbeat celebrated National Play-doh Day. Bright and early this morning, we all found a single canister of Play-doh placed on our desk. A…

by Jared Newman
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What’s On Our Desks

This week on the Design Blog: Find out what book(s) each member of the design team keeps on their desks for reference, fun, and inspiration Renee Envisioning Information  by Edward…

by Ashley Kircher
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Life After WIMP

Since Xerox’s PARC and Apple’s Lisa user interfaces hit the scene, the WIMP (windows-icons-menus-pointers) interaction model has become a universal standard. This past Hackweek, fellow designer and Chartcorps member Sam…

by Sam Chieng
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Designing Support: Part 2 – Prototype, Build, Iterate

This is the second post in a series on how we used the design process to prototype, build, and test a brand new support site. By collaborating with our designers,…

by Sam Chieng
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Designing Support: Part 1- Understand, Define, Ideate

This is the first post in a series on how we used the design process to understand, define, ideate, and build a brand new support site. My favorite part of…

by Chris Consroe
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