Tag Archives: in-house designers


Business Unit Strategy Tips for In-House Designers

As an in-house manager, how do you handle conflict among team members and business-related issues? Typically, in-house managers begin with an abundance of design skills but lack a strong proficiency in business management. Even so, they must know how to best direct their team and implement a plan for delivering high-quality work. Are they adequately...


Yahoo’s Maurice Woods on Service Leadership

If you haven’t heard of Yahoo's Maurice Woods, you should definitely get to know this in-house designer—a great leader who has designed a good life around service. Here, Ed Roberts interviews him about his work and the Inneract Project.


5 Advantages and Challenges of In-House Designers

Like my move from the U.K., moving from an agency to in-house I saw many similarities and also the differences. Some of these differences were obvious advantages for a designer while some presented a challenge and were filed under “Opportunities for Personal Growth." What follows are 5 of my observations.