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15 graphic design interview tips

old life preserver

The following graphic design interview tips were written by Lee Newham of Good People.

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How not to approach a designer

be polite
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Today I received an email from a potential logo design client.

It read in full, “can you design my fashion logo”.

No introduction. No punctuation. No details or common courtesy.

I cannot design your fashion logo.

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The value of trustworthy subcontractors

many hands

I want to know what service you offer, and whether you’d like me to send new business your way.

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10 tips for writing graphic design briefs

Pebbles

Here are some valuable tips for writing graphic design briefs, kindly provided by Sharon Hayes of Round Box Design. Sharon has a wealth of experience and has worked as a graphic designer since 1994.

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Spec work in the internet age

no respect

It’s up to us to convince potential clients that our services are worth paying for.

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