In this excerpt from his course on intellectual property rights, William Borchard explains the difference between inspiration and copyright infringement.
Are you dealing with a problem client right now?You know the ones I mean…they have unrealistic expectations and unreasonable deadlines. Or they are high maintenance drama queens overreacting about a tiny detail.If so, you’re not alone.We all have them!The thing to remember is that they are not bad people. They’re often under a...
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 Creative Group gives trusted career advice on mentoring: why having a mentor is important to your success - and the best places to find one.
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.
If your New Year’s resolution involves becoming more efficient, you’re in luck. AtTask’s management expert Bryan Nielson has some tips on how to manage your workload. Read on for his advice. For more tips on improving workflow, check out another post from Nielson here. All too often, creative work is compared to working in...
What are your biggest challenges with fonts? Extensis font guru Jim Kidwell weighs in on the top 5 font mishaps by designers--and how to avoid them.
Lately I've been thinking about my past New Year's "resolutions," and how they typically revolve around going to the gym more regularly or eating green leafy vegetables...