Design Business & The Industry of Design

Get the latest expert advice in marketing, growth, management and legal issues of interest to principals and design management. And, find tips for starting your own design business. HOW has pooled together industry experts and business consultants to provide the tools to help you achieve success in the design industry as a business leader. Plus, hear stories of design businesses from around the globe and the business philosophies that guide these successful entities.

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Where the Coolest Startup Office Designs Come From

Editor’s Note: The following piece on designing office spaces for startups was contributed by Stefan Bhagwandin, content writer for Share Your Office, a real estate tech startup that offers on-demand listings of offices, meeting rooms, and coworking spaces. Who doesn’t love looking at pictures of cool offices? Startups, with their iconoclastic ideals and goofy...

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14 Eco-Friendly and Sustainable Designs

As it is Earth Day, we need to showcase some amazing sustainable designs. From cool eco-friendly packages to product designs to print designs, artists are creating innovative designs with limited environmental impact. View the creative eco-friendly designs below. 14 Inventive Sustainable Designs Microgarden Kit by Tomorrow Machine for Infarm Tommorow Machine designed this awesome...

Get inspiration and business card ideas from designs like this one by Jose Canales

24 Business Cards Making Impressions

Back in January, we pondered the power of the business card to create promotional buzz, and provided you with a gallery of unique business cards to spark inspiration for your own promotion design, whether for yourself or a client. Here, we showcase 24 more and invite you to enter HOW’s Promotion & Marketing Design Awards before the final deadline (April 22—tonight!). If...