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120 Innovative Self Promotional Ideas for Graphic Designers & Freelancers - The biggest list of marketing ideas for designers ever.
CSU Career Development Graphic Designer Cover Letter Example - Cover Letters are widely believed to be a vital part of the application process. Many job seekers question whether or not they are really necessary. The answer is that although some employers may ask you not to send a cover letter, the cover letter is an essential element of your self-marketing efforts. They have a graphic designer cover letter example here in PDF and Word format.
How to Write an Effective Graphic Design Cover Letter - Jobs in the field of graphic design are competitive. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, designers in all fields, including graphic design, can expect keen competition in the coming years. An important way of distinguishing yourself during the application process of your job search is to craft a strong cover letter.
Graphic Design Cover Letter for New Graduate Sample - Are you a new graphic designer graduate? This sample graphic designer cover letter will probably help you.
Graphic Designer Cover Letters - In this section you will find sample graphic designer cover letters - Cover letters in this section are focused on graphic designer jobs. We provide graphic designer cover letters for related jobs and processes for various activities. Cover letters for job application, letter of recommendation, follow ups (interview and joining), thanking (acceptance and rejection), suggestions are an effort to cover all the requirement of graphic designer job.
Graphic Design Cover Letter and Resume for Internships (PDF) - Sample Graphic Design Internship Cover Letter and Resume
Need A Graphic Designer Cover Letter?(Graphic designer cover letters don't need graphics!) - Many times the graphic designer cover letter may be thought by the graphic designer to be a different type of letter because graphic designers are so into using graphics. When looking for their first job or a better job in this field it will be the WORDS that become all-important. By and large, many graphic designers tend to think, and even communicate, visually. That is, after all, what graphic design is all about. Consequently, they put 100% of their time and energy into their portfolio or resume, leaving nothing for their poor, neglected graphic designer cover letter.
Graphic Designer Cover Letter Sample from NIU(PDF) - Northern Illinois University Career Placement Graphic Designer Cover Letter Sample
Pepperdine Career Center Example of a Graphic Design Cover Letter (PDF) - Pepperdine University Alumni Career Office: Cover Letter Writing Tips and the sample they give is of a graphic designer cover letter.
Sample Graphic Designer Cover Letter (PDF Format) - A nicely designed sample graphic designer cover letter.
Sample Graphic Design Cover Letters - A cover letter example for graphic designers.
Sample Cover Letter 2: Creative/ Informal (perfect for a graphic design cover letter) - This letter, sent directly to the firm's art director, starts off differently than a traditional letter and maintains a less formal tone throughout. As in the traditional letter, the writer outlines his skills and shows he knows something about the employer. But his research on the firm has shown him that he can be a little less formal—in fact, such informality will most likely benefit him.
Sample Graphic Design Cover Letter - Cover Letter for emailed Graphic Presentation Assistant position - sample emailed cover letter.
Savannah College Department of Career Services (PDF) - A powerful cover letter accompanying your résumé is one of your best marketing tools. It communicates your value to the employer and paves the way for your résumé. The secret to writing a successful cover letter is to focus on a particular outcome–to schedule an interview and/or portfolio review. At the bottom of this page, click on sample cover letter for industry specific job and this is the sort of cover letter that is good for you to use for a graphic designer cover letter.
CareerLab One-page Generic Want Ad Letter (Graphic Design) - There is a generic graphic design cover letter sample here but you will need to register to get to it.
Career Services at Virginia Tech - Not a specific page about graphic design cover letters, but a wonderful resource for anyone trying to put together a cover letter.
Best Graphic Design Career and Business Books - Ultimate List of Books for Freelancers & New Designers - I decided to compile a list of the best graphic design career and business books collected from reading people's favorites listed on forum posts and blogs. I came up with the following graphic design career and business books.
Become a Graphic Designer - Design Careers & Design Education Advice from Professional Designer - Elle Phillips wrote this article full of advice to individuals who are looking to become a Graphic Designer. This article is an informative article to help many other people who also wish to become a Graphic Designer.
Business Cards: Ideas and Inspiration, Part II
Today we continue looking at business cards that stand out, and here’s hoping you get some inspiration and ideas! After all, you only get one first impression, so your business card should be something that showcases the best of your design abilities. On Wednesday we looked at the use of interesting shapes, 3D business cards, [...]
Business Cards: Ideas and Inspiration, Part I
As a graphic designer, your business card should do more than let people know how to contact you. If you’re interested in truly making a good first impression, the business card has got to stand out. Whether through color, design, die cutting, unique materials, 3D shapes, or actual samples of your work, a stand-out business [...]
Collaborating and Negotiating: Part II
Today, we’re looking at the collaboration side of negotiation and collaboration in graphic design. Because your work is ultimately for the client, at times you as the designer must be willing to compromise to reach a mutually agreeable goal. Here are some tips to help you collaborate with clients. Ways to Collaborate Listen. On page 28 [...]
Collaborating and Negotiating: Part I
It’s there in the design brief: the problem your client wants you to solve. But whether your objective is to create an advertisement, exhibition or public announcement, sometimes you and the client aren’t quite on the same page about what exactly the best design solution is. OC Photographer asked a great question about the collaborating [...]
When Things Go Bad: 5 Tips for Firing Clients
Most graphic designers will be in a similar situation at some point: the client will not pay, the client is never satisfied with your work yet won’t collaborate to fix it, or you simply realize that you and the client are not meshing. Regardless of when and why you need to fire a client, everyone [...]
Tips for Working with Clients: Approaching the Relationship
Whether you’re looking for design classes, design degree programs, internships or first jobs, it’s important to choose an option that will help you learn clear communication, especially when it comes to designer/client relationships. Knowing how to work with clients should always be part of a successful graphic design education. The following tips can help you [...]
Working for Good: Pro Bono Design, Part II
If you’re interested in doing pro bono graphic design work, it’s important to educate yourself about smart ways to do it. Once you’ve got some guidelines, you can approach your pro bono work with creativity; unless your client specifically requests it, you don’t need to limit yourself to a brochure. Consider these ideas for pro [...]
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