The Career-Expanding Discovery Many Profitable Writers Have Made – Max Grid News Feed

The struggle when I started my freelance writing service business looked like this: I was fascinated with crafting words that accurately conveyed a message. I hadn’t extensively studied journalism or entertainment writing because those weren’t career paths I wanted to pursue. I knew that offering basic content writing services for businesses — filling up pages […]

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You're Paid to Work, Not to Endure Verbal Abuse. Don't Be Intimidated – Max Grid News Feed

As adults, most of us don’t have to deal with the same kind of bullying and verbal abuse we might have faced as kids, but this kind of abuse does happen in the workplace fairly regularly. A 2014 survey from the Workplace Bullying Institute [1]found that 27 percent of all American workers are being bullied at […]

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Twitter creates Requests inbox that filters DMs from people you don't follow, rollout for iOS and Android apps today, coming to web within months (Andrew Dalton/Engadget) – Max Grid News Feed

Andrew Dalton / Engadget: Twitter creates Requests inbox that filters DMs from people you don’t follow, rollout for iOS and Android apps today, coming to web within months  —  Twitter may never stop tweaking it’s direct messaging function.  Last summer, the social network added so many features to the DM tab … This is a […]

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Developing A Chatbot Using Microsoft’s Bot Framework, LUIS And Node.js (Part 1) – Max Grid News Feed

    This tutorial gives you hands-on access to my journey of creating a digital assistant capable of connecting with any system via a RESTful API to perform various tasks. Here, I’ll be demonstrating how to save a user’s basic information and create a new project on their behalf via natural language processing (NLP). The […]

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A Guide to Developing the Self-Discipline Habit – Max Grid News Feed

By Leo Babauta One of the most important life skills to develop, for those just starting out in life (and everyone else!), is the skill of self-discipline. It’s like a superpower: when I developed some self-discipline, I started exercising and eating healthier and meditating and writing more, I quit smoking and ran marathons, I started […]

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Conditionally Removing the Featured Product Image & Styling Gap from a WooCommerce Product Detail Page – Max Grid News Feed

Considering I spent several hours searching for a way to do the following successfully without much luck, I figured the information was worth sharing. I have a site using WooCommerce where some products need to have product images and others don’t. On the individual product page, I wanted to be able to remove the image… […]

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How Selling Pastries Helped Us Design a Better Product – Max Grid News Feed

It’s 8:30 in the morning and employees are trickling into the office kitchen, bleary-eyed and cocooned in thick scarves. Soft greetings are whispered over the tinkling of Cheerios. What they don’t notice is Alan, one of our product managers, beaming from the center of an extravagant display of breakfast pastries. "Get your bagels! Muffins! Croissants!" […]

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