Designer and Art Director.

What it they are and what they are not.

Often what happens in many small design departments. Is that the designer is forced to take on many roles. Designer, Art Director and sometimes sales person. As this wonderful article points out often the people involved don’t know what these roles really entail.

Check out this article over at A List Apart

Top 40 Useful Sites To Learn New Skills

I once heard the statement.

“If we work harder on ourselves than we do at our job. We reap untold benefits in every aspect of our lives.”

I was reminded of this when I discovered this article. While having nothing to do with Web Design or Development. It’s fun to go down the list and learn new things.

Top 40 Useful Sites To Learn New Skills: “The web is a powerful resource that can easily help you learn new skills.  You just have to know where to look.  Sure, you can use Google, Yahoo, or Bing to search for sites where you can learn new skills, but I figured I’d save you some time.

Here are the top 40 sites I have personally used over the last few years when I want to learn something new.”

(Via marcandangel.com.)