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120 Innovative Self Promotional Ideas for Graphic Designers & Freelancers - The biggest list of marketing ideas for designers ever.
Building Your Resume - A resume is the key to your success. Whether you're job searching, freelancing or starting up a small business, your resume is what will get the ball rolling. A resume is your single greatest asset and first impression. If your resume comes across as weak and lacking information, you'll stand a lesser chance of landing the position or deal you want.
Career Center Graphic Designer Resume - A sample graphic designer resume
Career Perfect Graphic Designer Resume (PDF)- The following sample Grapihc Design resumes and cover letters illustrate resume writing style, example resume phrasing and treatment strategies, and a few of the many resume formats / layouts utilized by CareerPerfect's professional resume writing services.
Designer Resume Tips - A resume is as good as an advertisement for oneself. Therefore ensure that you market yourself well. It is your resume, so make it as professional as you can. A designer resume must present the information quickly, clearly, and in a way that makes your experience relevant to the position in question. That means condensing your information down to its most powerful form.
Dressing Up Your Graphic Design Resume - Can you use the same résumé for every work application? The answer is "no." You should tailor your résumé to fit each specific job situation. The employer should be thinking "Wow, this person has exactly what I'm looking for," while reading your résumé.
Graphic Design Resume Article - What can be said about the graphic design resume? Is it a big deal? It doesn't necessarily show your talent or creativity. This is where many people are getting burned. This is huge. It's the first impression an employer gets from you. But don't over do it....
Graphic Design Resumes Dos and Don'ts - The Creative Group graphic design agency's site has Graphic Design Resumes Dos and Don'ts.
Graphic Design Resume Before and After - A professional resume writing service gives an example of a before and after graphic design resume. You can use this resume to guide you through your graphic design resume writing process.
Graphic Design Resume and Cover Letter for New Graduate Sample - Are you a new graphic designer graduate? This sample graphic designer resume and cover letter will probably help you.
Sample Art/Graphic Design Resume (PDF)- Sample Art/Graphic Design Resume from the Office of Experiential Education, California State University, Chico
Sample Graphic Designer Resume - This sample graphic designer resume will give you a quickstart on building an effective and optimized resume for your job application. Visitors can feel free to customize and edit our sample designer resume as per their requirement for job application. We hope that our sample designer resume will go a long way in portraying your abilities and skillsets efficiently.
Sample Functional Graphic Design Resume - Here is an example of a functional graphic designer resume.
Sample Graphic Designer Resume 7 - A sample resume of a computer graphics designer / web designer
Sample Graphic Designer Resume - On JobStar, a Sample Functional Graphic Designer Resumes is posted as a template for you to use.
Sample Graphic Design Resume - Click on the links to get a critique of each part of Drew’s resume.
Western Kentucky University Graphic Designer Resume - Sample Chronological Resume - Seeking Co-op/Intern Position
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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