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...
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...
Copyright law is far from simple, or perfect. This is a subject that all creative people have a vested interest in. It’s time for all designers to learn more about protecting their rights.
Dive into why case studies are useful exercises for you and your in-house team. What models and methods are best practices? Find out here.
Don't make this mistake in your graphic design proposal.
As Duffy & Partners celebrates 30 years in the design business, founder Joe Duffy shares some of his secrets to finding success in this "crazy business."
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,...
Project management isn’t just for project managers. As these 5 commissions prove, there’s a lot the PM pros can teach designers about managing their own projects.
In this excerpt from his course on intellectual property rights, William Borchard explains the difference between inspiration and copyright infringement.
If you've missed any of my Q&As in the Creative Freelancer Business Conference Speaker Podcast series, here's where you can find all 7 of them.