Five must-read graphic design books

What are the best graphic design books? Like any other published genre, that all depends on your style, your current knowledge, and what you can …

Subcontracting

Subcontracting is like a dirty word to a lot of people. They have had experiences that have left a bad taste in their mouths. I …

Quality is king

As a freelancer writer and marketing guru(self proclaimed) I have faced the every depressing feeling of being overwhelmed with work. You know, you turn on …

Graphic designer resume tips

Of course, the basics are no typos or grammatical errors, but what else will help your resume compete …

Find a way to stand out

How to be a freelance lounger

Enjoy the sunset, too.

I want to start off by telling you what I mean by a lounger. I mean the guy sitting by the pool by noon sipping …

Great (and free!) places to download high-res stock photography

You know I love free! One of my pet peeves is blurry pictures. With these great sites, you won’t be on my bad side … …

Upcoming design contests you should enter

awards-2Hurry and enter these cool graphic design contests before it’s too late to submit in ’09. I’ve hand-picked a few of the most original upcoming …

Stand up and testify

Testimonials are a vital tool for any business coming out with any print campaign. Brochures are not the same without at least one testimonial.

Whether …

Food that feeds creativity

Don’t look at that above headline with skepticism! There is food out there that has been proven to help with brain function, longevity and creativity.…