5 Tips to Simplify Your Web Design

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Simplicity rules! It makes a websites look sleek, reduce nagivation confusion and it helps achieving desired goals and results (I.e., more signups, subscribers and sales). But too often it seems elusive to simplify your website design. No matter how hard you try, you can’t make your work look like Apple’s. So what does a website designer really needs to do? …

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5 Signs Your Web Designer Sucks

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ANDREA WHITMER Out of all the frustrations that come with running a creative business, the absolute worst is cleaning up after another designer or developer. When a potential client approaches me after working with someone else, I hold my breath while I look to see what the previous person did and how long it will take to fix it. Don’t …

How To Break The Mold & Reinvent Your Resumé

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To get great work, you have to get noticed. A curated collection of resumes and other self-promo pieces that break the mold and spark genuine interest. By Jenn Tardif   It’s no secret that creativity matters. Yet when it comes to selling our own services – arguably the thing that matters most – we often set aside our creative superpowers, …

How to Get Hired When You Are Just Starting Out

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No experience? No problem. Side projects and tailored applications can help overcome your lack of work history. By Jenn Tardif   To those of us just getting started? How do you fill out “past experience” on an application when, frankly, you don’t have any? We talked to Career Advisors from art and design colleges around the globe about resourceful ways to …