Discussion and opinion on design, development, business and culture in a digital world.

Record Setting Year 35 for Edmonton Fringe Festival

By Micah Slavens on Aug. 24, 2016

So you've started a new business. Now what?

By Micah Slavens on Aug. 11, 2016

Congratulations–you’ve started a new venture! You’re embarking on an exciting and rewarding journey filled with twists and turns. You’ve got something great to offer and there’s a market waiting for you… what now?

We're Hiring a Front-end Developer - Join the Lift Team

By Micah Slavens on Jan. 12, 2016

Do you love technology and everything about the web? If you get your satisfaction from making stuff happen online, then you might be right for our front-end position.

Our New (Magazine-Worthy) Studio Space

By Micah Slavens on Oct. 6, 2015

We’ve spent the past year waiting on contractors, cooking up ideas and completing daunting DIY projects. Now mostly complete, our 3 floors of  office give us around 7500 square feet of designed working and collaboration space.

Lift is Hiring a Front-end Developer

By Micah Slavens on July 31, 2015

We are looking for junior to intermediate developers, with experience in a variety of web technologies. Solid HTML, CSS and Javascript skills are a must. You’ll be a good fit if you’ve got an established GitHub profile with more commits than you can count, a hunger to learn and an innate ability to jump in and work with a team.

Merry Christmas from Lift

By Micah Slavens on Dec. 20, 2013

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from the Lift Crew! Eat lots of food, drink lots of Egg Nog, and we’ll see you in 2014!

Intuitive or Just Plain Reasonable?

By Micah Slavens on Dec. 12, 2013

Everyone wants the apps and interfaces they use to be intuitive. But what does that really mean?

Content Takes Time

By Micah Slavens on Oct. 17, 2013

All the blood, sweat and tears have paid off.

We took home a win

By Micah Slavens on June 3, 2013

All the blood, sweat and tears have paid off.

Design Trends that We Love: Winter 2013

By Micah Slavens on Feb. 5, 2013

Trends on the web change at an extremely rapid (but fun) pace. Here’s a look at a few design trends that are catching our eyes right now.

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