Check yourself: Bad grammar is unprofessional

As a marketing director, I send a lot of work out to be written by in-house and freelance writers. Many of them are very good …

Tips for avoiding miscommunication with your clients

mind readerHave you ever met with a new client (or old one) and they explain to you what they’d like to see in the final design? …

Developing Identity: An Interview with Prescott Perez-Fox (part 2)

This is Part 2 of my interview with identity designer Prescott Perez-Fox, art director at Starship Design in Jersey City, New Jersey. Click here to

Developing Identity: An Interview with Prescott Perez-Fox (part 1)

prescott-perez-fox-profileLarge ad agencies have the ability to put a lot of minds on a single project, but that’s not necessarily the best way to develop

Cool arts and crafts that keep the creativity flowing

imageI think all artists are just really big kids. Sure, we can make some really sophisticated stuff with typography and complicated gradient mesh; but deep …

What does it all mean?

I have been covering a lot of SEO, SEM and social media lately. They are all necessary marketing tools in the modern age, but they …

The best home printers on the market

To say that I never use my home printer would be a lie. Although the vast majority of my clients require professional printing services for …

10 killer calendar designs

A brief list of some of my favorite calendar designs, and why I like them.

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If you do a search for creative calendar designs, you’ll …

Relief for Computer Vision Syndrome

irritated eye“Scoot back… you’re sitting too close to the TV!”

That’s what my mom used to say just about every day when I was growing up. …