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.
Admit it: You're curious to know how your paycheck compares to those of your design colleagues in similar positions. HOW's 2014 Design Salary Report will have all the answers, but we need your help!
A traditional resume is a necessity - but adding a second, unexpected version will help you stand out in the crowd. Use these resume tips.
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...