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The Association of Illustrators recently launched its #priceitright campaign, to encourage creatives to demand the right fees – the organisation shares its advice for freelancers.
John Scarrott, trainer and coach to design and creative businesses explores why is it that when it comes to pitch presentations, design agencies seem to spend little time practicing the
Kiln has designed a data visualisation tool which anyone can use to tell rich data-driven stories
Integrated packaging design specialist Equator Design shares advice on what it takes to stand out as a successful design consultancy in a competitive landscape and get known for it.
Integrated packaging design specialist Equator Design, offers tips on how to keep new business coming through the door.
Offthetopofmyhead founder and creative director John Spencer considers the tensions between designers and strategists and why they ought to get along better.
Find out how to access this year’s Top 100 and purchase your copy of the report, which ranks the 100 most successful independent UK design businesses.
Following on from looking at assumptions around presentations, selling and pitching, in this final piece in his series, trainer and coach John Scarrott highlights some of the assumptions designers make
Consultancy Equator looks at where to find new creative recruits in a climate where less young people are studying design.
In the latest of its “How to: Guides”, recruitment agency Vitamin T offers a step-by-step guide on how to make the best impact possible in an interview situation.
Trainer and coach John Scarrott turns his attention to effective pitching in the latest chapter of his assumptions series.
The latest in his series on assumptions,trainer and coach John Scarrott considers potential pitfalls and how designers can sell their services more successfully.
Spy Studio founder and creative director Simon Clark advises on how consultancies and in-house procurement teams can work better together.
Communications coach John Scarrott runs through the traps that creative directors and account managers should avoid when leading presentations, and how they can make a positive impression on their audience.
In the latest of its “How to: Guides”, recruitment agency Vitamin T offers a step-by-step guide on how to make networking feel natural.
Type designer Jeremy Tankard has redesigned his typography.net site so that it works across all devices and can offer buyers trial features across a platform which is easier to navigate.