Design Business: Industry Issues & Advice

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Why Rebrand? 5 Things to Think About When Rebranding

by Nick Bennett, CANVUS Design Studio What is rebranding? Well, it’s when a company—big or small—decides to change the element and face of its brand to better sales, representation, marketing and etc. Why do some people shy away from this process? Because it’s basically rebuilding your brand from the ground up, finding different avenues...

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CFC –> CFBC –> Creative Business program of #HOWLive

Tomorrow (Feb 3) is the early bird deadline for HOW Design Live 2015 in Chicago (May 4-8) and you may have noticed that the word “freelance” is gone from the entire event. But don’t worry, that doesn’t mean CFC is gone – it’s just evolved into something better. Many of you objected to the...

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Command The Fees You Deserve: Jan 21-23 Live Online

I’m in San Francisco, prepping for my new online course, Command The Fees You Deserve, which will be streaming live this week (Wednesday through Friday, Jan. 21-23, 2015) from 12-6 PM Eastern (9 AM-3 PM Pacific). It’s free to RSVP and download the bonuses — so do it now! I don’t really imagine you’ll be...