A guide to writing a career mission statement and why you need one even if (especially if!) you work for someone else.
- December 2019
From the importance of a sketchbook to the right way to use Twitter, creatives share the hard-earned career lessons that now guide their professional lives.
- November 2019
There's no need to panic when asked for a professional summary. Here's our guide to the tricky-but-crucial bio statement all freelance creatives need.
- August 2019
The design world seems to favor those who develop a strong presence on social media. But what happens when you’re an introverted designer who shies away from self-promotion?
- March 2019
Employers will see a ton of to-do list apps and craft beer labels in portfolios that come across their desks — what makes yours unique?
- July 2018
A primer on planning, presenting, and posting your best work.
- July 2016
Because nobody likes cold calling.
- February 2016
Think like an investor and keep your freelance pipeline filled with "blue chip" and long-shot clients.
- December 2012