You’re ready for the next step—a promotion, a new title, or a new employee to take under your wing—and the salary bump that accompanies that career growth. Here are a few tips to keep in mind when it’s time to lobby your supervisor for the reward you’ve earned.
Scott Kirkwood reviews the new book by Phil Cleaver, "What They Didn't Teach You in Design School."
The 2014 HOW Design Salary Survey shows creative paychecks getting fatter—and the design job market heating back up.
Register for An Introduction to Intellectual Property Rights for Graphic Designers to learn more about copyright laws, design patents and trademarks. Enter code BORCHARD at checkout for 20% off registration. How much do you know about design copyright laws, trademarks and design patents? If you’re a graphic designer, it’s crucial to understand the intricacies...
The Creative Group gives trusted career advice on mentoring: why having a mentor is important to your success - and the best places to find one.
Creating a truly stunning graphic design portfolio can be quite the challenge. It’s simultaneously your first impression, a comprehensive definition of your personal style, and a showcase of your best work. But, then again, so is everyone else’s. So how do you make your portfolio stand out from the crowd? Learn what employers and...
The Creative Group weighs in on how to "wow" your potential employers and clients with a killer digital portfolio.
Want to build your leadership skills but don't know where to start? Try these tips to demonstrate leadership - even when you're not the boss.
Telecommuting is becoming increasingly common for creative professionals. HOW's career partner The Creative Group shares 5 tips for success from home.
Avoid creative burnout with The Creative Group's five time management strategies for increased on-the-job efficiency and, ultimately, better work/life balance.