Get Poster Design Awards judge John Foster's expert tips on what makes great poster design, plus get the details on his favorite posters.
Don’t get me wrong. I like gorillas and monkeys too, but when it comes to business, it’s smart to keep a close eye on how your gross profits are divided up amongst your client roster. Any client that is 20% or more of your gross profits (fee + mark up) is a gorilla client. A...
When it comes to showcasing your talent, seeing is often believing – and stills don’t always do the trick. Bring a little movie magic to your self-promotion strategy with these tips.
I think calling something a “policy” immediately makes it more official. A few of my unspoken policies include: I will not check my email before I make my bed. Ilise Benun is the only person I will agree to speak with before 9 AM. If you ignore our scheduled phone call twice, and don’t apologize,...
We asked three industry pros what graphic design trends they love—and hate—when it comes to packaging design, web design and logo design.
In NYC, the Durst Organization & chashama are exhibiting cut-paper artwork by Brooklyn-based artist Michael Hambouz through 11/21.
The work streaming out of small-town printing shop Hammerpress is being seen all over. Take a minute to learn how this shop has stayed true to its roots to sustain success over the years.
There’s so much you don’t know when you first start your own creative business, whether you dive in with a plan (or without) or are nudged by outside forces. Beyond the nuts and bolts of running a business, you don’t know whether you have hidden talents for managing others or whether dormant genes for...
Check out these business card examples—many of which came directly to our inbox from the talented readers of HOW!
HOW's November 2014 Creative Business Issue delves into the business of design and spotlights the new ways of working that many creatives are experiencing.