We are so excited that Chris Thurman has included the CFC Blog in his recent post, 16 Blogs to Help You Master the Business of Design. Here’s an excerpt from his post:
When starting out as a designer, especially a freelance designer, it is easy to focus solely on expanding your design skill set. Learning about design, working on design, and showing off your designs comes natural because that’s what a designer’s suppose to do, right? But many times you may be required to take your creative hat off and put on some business pants in order to become a successful freelancer.
You have to be the marketing department, the sales department, the customer service department, and so on. It can be tough to juggle all these jobs as you start out into unknown realm of freelance design. Lucky for you, there are many experts out there who are willing to help give you the knowledge to run your freelance business like pro without the need for an MBA. I’ve compiled several of the best in the business of talking about the business of design, especially freelance design.
Click here to read the rest of this post and see the 15 other blogs that will help you master the “business side” of your creative business.