Monday, March 03, 2008

Business Skills Every Creative Needs to Know, Now!

Last week’s HOW’s Newsletter was packed with business related articles for all designers! These articles contain basic information about the design business in general. True, some of them apply only in the US, but they’re worth a read nevertheless.

Among the different titles you can find:

Designers' Hourly Rates See what other designers in the country are charging for their work and how they determine those rates.
Make The Most of Downtime At Work When work gets slow, here are 6 ways to use that extra time to your advantage.
Are You Ready To Freelance Full-Time? Look at our checklist to find out!
Be Your Client's Best Friend 8 ways to keep clients happy.
How to Motivate Every Type of Creative Get specific ideas for encouraging—and getting the best from—any designer.

There are about 90 articles to choose from, so browse around!