Upcoming Free DesignCasts

Sponsors are producing two upcoming free DesignCasts. Mark your calendars for these sessions:

Managing and Leading Creatives, Creatively

Date: Thursday, December 9
Time: 4:00 p.m. ET/1:00 p.m. PT
Duration: 1 hour
Presenters: Jerry Johnson, chair of the Design & Media Management masters program at Miami International University; Marcela Iannini, faculty and facilitator at The Art Institute of Tampa
Sponsored by: Miami International University of Art & Design

The presenters will speak frankly of their experience in situations specific to the integration of creative teams and management strategies into the broader business mentality. Participants will be introduced to management concepts shaped by understanding the creative process and the difficult tasks of creative valuation and evaluation. Participants will also take home a toolkit of ways to empower creative leadership within their organizations.    Register now

5 Secrets of Great Web Typography

Date: Tuesday, December 14
Time: 4:00 p.m. ET/1:00 p.m. PT
Duration: 1 hour
Sponsored by: Monotype

Exceptional typography can be a lot easier to create if you know the 5 secrets of great web typography. This presentation will expose those secrets. You’ll learn how to choose the perfect font, how to create reader involvement, when a change in typographic paradigm is appropriate, how to use type to engage an audience—and many more secrets to typographic success. Even those who are typographically challenged will walk away with a new sense of font-confidence.   Register now