When it comes to showcasing your talent, seeing is often believing – and stills don’t always do the trick. Bring a little movie magic to your self-promotion strategy with these tips.
Are you a giver, a taker, or a matcher? Adam Grant’s book Give and Take has made some waves in the field of business, and it could help frame your behavior in the workplace. As the book’s publisher notes, many books in the category focus on success as a function of passion, hard work, talent, and...
“Who are you?” It’s the question every employer wants answered in a perfect pitch that informs, entertains, and doesn’t last too long (around 30 seconds according to Rob Wallace, managing partner of brand identity and package design firm Wallace Church, Inc.) These employers want to hear your story. They want you to provide a...
There is something about human nature that keeps us searching and daydreaming about possibilities and missed opportunities. One of the best things about working with the design community is the knowledge in knowing that a career in this industry is achieved only through talent, hard work, sacrifice and dogged determination.
Designers face all kinds of creative roadblocks, from procrastination to self-criticism to lack of energy. Here's how to overcome them.
To understand the value of UX Design on the web, consider what automobile designers have been doing with it for decades.
What do you get the creative school graduate that is just about to launch his or her career in design community? I've got the best idea!
Actually, it's designers and creatives who have come a long way (and don't call them baby) and the gender split is about 50/50.
Social media has amplified the voice of creative talents. If you haven't yet set up your page, HOW's MyDesignShop.com has a cost-effective learning option.
Most freelance designers are used to ebb and flow in their work schedules. There's no guaranteed way for keeping work coming through your door, but you can take some steps to help make your downtime more productive.