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How to Become a Design Entrepreneur

You know that design is more than your 9-to-5 job; it’s the way you think, it’s the work you do on the side, it’s a lifestyle. That’s why, working with program partner Ilise Benun of Marketing Mentor, we’ve reshaped the business track at HOW Design Live 2016 to help designers become more entrepreneurial. In...


5 Tips for Telecommuting as a Creative Professional

Some companies are reassessing their work-from-home policies, but you can make it work for you. Use these five tips for telecommuting. Courtesy of CSA Images When you think of telecommuting, you might picture yourself padding downstairs to your home office in your PJs, sipping freshly brewed coffee from your favorite mug. You envision peacefully...


Tina Roth Eisenberg on Pursuing the Design Career of your Dreams

It’s a dream, isn’t it? Ditching client projects and following your own creative whims? Tina Roth Eisenberg is livin’ the dream, with a wildly popular blog, an event series, a coworking space, an app, a product line—oh, and two beautiful children—keeping her happy, fulfilled and financially sound. In advance of her much-anticipated keynote presentation...