This week is all about Inspiration and Business. Not everything about graphic design involves software and the blue glow of a monitor.
Amazing star trail photography from the ISS.
Some fictional space inspiration: 23 Coolest space ships from movies & tv.
Retro design from another culture: Japanese matchbook covers.
Pixar’s story rules. How can you apply these to your design work?
Step away from the computer, drop that mouse/stylus and pick up you pencil and go draw something. Great design starts with thinking and thinking is best done with paper & pencil.
And while we’re getting all analog here, why not bind your own books?
Going solo means you do it all. Be prepared to face many challenges.
Just because you’ve gone freelance doesn’t mean you should avoid other freelancers. Get out and meet your peers – they are not your competition.
Avoid these common mistakes.
Don’t be afraid to talk money.
Some tips to save you time and money and even avoid disaster (BACK UP YOUR DATA.)
Get noticed, create a knockout online portfolio.
Now, make sure people visit your site.
It’s a competitive market out there, you need to get noticed.
Everyone wants to get hired, here are some things that will be used to evaluate you. Do you make the cut?
We all spend too much time stationary, it’s a professional hazard. Here are 3 exercises to help with your posture.
Avoid these pitfalls to maintain your creativity.
Your email is the best social network you posses.
A to-do list can be daunting. Create a Focus and Ignore list and review them every morning.