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Leading a Team to Boosted Performance

Whether you're a creative leader in an in-house environment or at a design firm, or are just interested in moving into a leadership role in the future, today's sessions at HOW Design Live were chock full of amazing, actionable tips to help you with leading a team in effective ways that ultimately boost performance.

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The Rise of Sporting KC’s In-House Design

Chad Reynolds remembers when he alone signified the entire creative department for the Major League Soccer (MLS) club in Kansas City. Now, as the creative director with a marketing department of 17, Sporting Kansas City has one of the most robust, vibrant and forward-thinking in-house creative teams in the league.

Designers Lead the Charge in the Retail Revolution

What role does printed collateral play in the midst of current retail trends? Find out through this exploration of Neenah Paper's CLASSIC® Retail Revolution promotion, which features a dozen examples of printed materials that can help boost retail sales in the luxury market. 

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10 Quotes from Thought Leaders in Design

With sessions designed to change your thinking, radically improve your work and help you build business and marketing skills essential to your job, HOW Design Live can always be counted on to bring in industry-leading speakers who will deliver a wealth tips, advice and inspiration. HOW Design Live 2018 in Boston (April 30–May 3)...

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Lyft: Driving Innovation in Annual Report Design

As you've probably already witnessed, Lyft is taking over as the cool and improved ride-sharing app in 20 cities across America. HOW recently had the honor of recognizing Lyft's in-house design team in the HOW In-House Design Awards for its "economic impact report."

Designing for Action: An Interview with Jessica Teal

After Obama was elected, former Obama presidential campaign design manager Jessica Teal went on to start her own freelance business centered on graphics that could change the world. HOW recently spoke to Teal about designing to end gun violence and graphic design’s role in inspiring the public to give a damn.