Yellow Chair Chats

April 1, 2015

Budgeting Through Life

One of the key things I have struggled with while attending college is budgeting. At the start of the month I feel like I have enough money to last, but then two weeks later I am wondering where my money has gone and how I am going to make it […]
March 26, 2015

Gridley Grid Generator – Custom CSS grids for your next web design project

  Image courtesy of Wikipedia As a graphic designer I’m often presented with large sets of information that I need to format in an attractive, easy-to-read fashion. To accomplish this I often make use of a grid system. Grids break up the page into multiple sections through the use of […]
March 13, 2015

5 steps to improve your live tweeting of sporting events

One thing I really enjoyed while working on the newspaper at Chico State, The Orion, was live tweeting sporting events.  It’s unfortunate I no longer have the opportunity to live tweet sporting events for the Orion because it was one of the most fun and interactive experiences about reporting on […]
March 11, 2015

Deadline Chaos

The insanity of deadlines is slowly sneaking up on us. Spring break and the end of the semester are around the corner. I want to lighten up the mood by giving people a few laughs before the chaos that comes with deadlines begin, especially those coming up before spring break. […]
March 6, 2015

Confidence is key – How to be a confident leader

When it comes to the professional world, confidence is key. Successful people will tell you to have a confident handshake, a confident gaze and to dress like a confident business person. If you do all these things right, you will come off as a confident person. But if your confidence […]
March 6, 2015

Bottled Personality

Having a reusable water bottle seems like second nature here in Chico. Aside from the many benefits that come from reusable bottles, our water bottles show others who we are by how we choose to decorate them. Whether it’s a sticker repping your organizations or your favorite food spot in […]