Because we haven’t yet heard you cry ‘Uncle!’ we keep adding sessions to the HOW Design Live program. Here are the latest:
Sunday, June 26, 1:00 p.m.–1:45 p.m.
Touch Changes Everything: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Tablet
Tablet screens are not print pages. Nor are they computer monitors. Those fundamental facts have far-reaching consequences for how we tell stories and craft user experiences on the new generation of touchscreen devices, where the canvas is infinite and readers expect to interact your content. Learn how designers need to totally reboot their creative instincts to build editorial and creative work that feels truly native to these screens and engages the user, and why touchscreen tablets may just be a designer’s ideal canvas.
Sponsored by Mag+
Presented by Mike Haney, Mag+ editorial director
Monday, June 27, 9:45 a.m.–11:00 a.m.
The Power of Yes
Clients expect full graphic design service. Designers need to be able to service a wider range of clients and find ways to make smaller clients profitable. Find out how to ensure that anything you do for clients is profitable by pre-selecting Tweak templates, color themes and copy.
Sponsored by Tweak
Presented by Jerry Kennelly, Tweak.com founder
Friday, June 24, 12:05 p.m.–12:50 p.m. (part of Creative Freelancer Conference)
You vs. the IRS: How to Pay Less Taxes AND Keep the IRS Off Your Back
Whether you’re already making money or just dreaming of it, you need to know how to protect yourself from paying too much in taxes. Join this discussion of different business structures, how to maximize your deductions, and the trick to never fearing the IRS again. Learn the top five myths about freelance taxes, and bring plenty of questions.
Sponsored by Rockstar CPA
Presented by Martin Kamenski, Rockstar CPA president and founder