Start 2017 with a Fresh Perspective!

Emily Lewis

What’s your New Year’s resolution? Do you want to learn a new web technique? Perhaps you want to push your designs further? Maybe you just want to shake off the year-end rut?

Kickstart your 2017 with inspiration and ideas from CTRL+CLICK CAST!

Our latest selection from the archive features episodes that inspire! Our guests share unique perspectives on managing burnout, pursuing your passion, pushing your design to new levels and more!

  • Overwhelmed by Code
    Front-end developer Susan Robertson offers helpful insights on how to prioritize professional learning and avoid code burnout. If you’ve ever felt overwhelmed by ever-changing code trends, this is the episode for you.
  • Pursuing Your Passion Practically
    You can follow your passion and pay the bills. Designer Beth Dean shares her take on work-life balance with sensible suggestions for pursuing your passions in all areas of life.
  • Developing a Signature Design Style
    There is a crisis of sameness in web design today. Our own Lea Alcantara explains the benefits of a signature design style as a way to break through these barriers.
  • Perfectionism and Procrastination
    Creativity guru Denise Jacobs explains how to push past perfectionism to be more productive! She also shares tips on how to be more creative and happier web workers, individually and in teams.
  • Embracing the Suck
    If you’ve ever felt stuck in the suck, this episode is for you. Developer Chris Harrison shares his tips for balancing the work you love with the work you’d rather avoid, to keep frustration and apathy at bay.

If you are a designer or developer eager to tackle the new year with creativity and enthusiasm, these episodes should be on your “must listen” list! And if you don’t have time to listen to a full show, we’ve got transcripts — right on the page or downloadable in PDF format! — and detailed show notes. Skim through to get all the info in less time.

Do you have know an inspirational guest we should talk to about getting out of professional ruts? Contact us!

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