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Digital Workshop Center innovates to bring technical skills to those entering digital world

Like many in the startup world, Stu Crair saw an opportunity and seized upon it. Crair, founder of Digital Workshop Center, was teaching adult education classes in Fort Collins when he noticed student satisfaction was low for tech-related classes and many were cancelling before their class was over. “I realized that the (tech education) area was lacking a little bit,” he said. “That’s how (Digital Workshop Center) was born.” He acknowledges his timing for founding the Digital Workshop Center – which specializes in helping students of all ages learn technical skills such as website design and...

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Don’t Let Wrist Pain Keep You Down  

You’re kicking through project reports, you’re busting out spreadsheets, and you’ve designed new logos – all before lunch. It’s an incredibly productive morning, and perhaps one out of the many this month already, but your body is starting to complain. For the desktop warriors of the world, taking good care of our wrists, shoulders, and backs is crucial to being able to continue the work we love (or at least the work that pays the bills!). Even if you are among the millions of us who cannot afford a custom workstation, there are plenty of choices you can make and options you can find...

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7 Mac Hacks To Boost Your Productivity

Whether you think it’s for better or for worse, we live in a society that values productivity and efficiency above all else; those who accomplish the most in the shortest amount of time often are often those who receive promotions and bonus checks. In this day and age, every minute counts (especially if you’re trapped in a cubicle!), so mastering shortcuts in your workflow can be incredibly helpful, especially when you’re on a deadline. Just like the millions of journalists, nurses, and stenographers who employ well-honed shorthand to squeeze more information into a smaller amount of time,...

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