|#1 Design is a Job, by Mike Monteiro|
|#2 Hardboiled Web Design, by Andy Clarke|
|#3 Things I have Learned in my Life so Far, by Stefan Sagmeister|
|#4 Programming Ruby, by Dave Thomas|
|#5 How to be a Graphic Designer without Losing your Soul, by Adrian Shaughnessy|
To read more about the reasons behind their choices, read the full article here.