As designers strive to build businesses and brands of their own, many find they need to be fluent in more than Photoshop to spark the interest of the investment community. And for those looking to launch a company or clearly articulate a new business idea, veteran investor Tige Savage, Managing Partner at Revolution Ventures, offers his best advice on how to craft a winning pitch.
We don’t necessarily realize it, but every moment of our lives is scored with music and sound. Some of it is human manufactured and some of it is ambient from being part of an analog world. The reality is we respond to sound quicker than any other sense. And Man Made Music founder Joel Beckerman has made that his business by launching and leading his sonic branding company.
Are ads killing the internet? Former 99U speaker and Timehop COO, Rick Webb weighs in on the house of cards of online advertising, the myth of targeting, and why we need to rethink regulation. Read on for some big picture insight into exactly what’s happening on your little screen.
Getting started in your creative career is tough, so we're introducing a new column that will allow you to get the benefit of hindsight before you've actually gone through the experience. Welcome to "The First Five Years" where Mitch Goldstein, a professor of design at Rochester Institute of Technology, answers reader questions related to the unchartered waters of beginning a career.