Month: November 2015

On the rewards of making others look good

If you forget all else about how to land clients and build solid relationships with people of all kinds, being aware of this one thing will get you very far indeed. Every interaction you make with people from this point on...

/ November 29, 2015

On the importance of self confidence for meandering art-makers

Something I’ve experienced personally, as well as a thing that comes up a lot amongst the creatives I’ve talked to over the years is lacking belief in oneself and one’s work. I still suffer from pangs of low self confidence. Sometimes...

/ November 24, 2015

Over-delivery is the only way to do business as a stand out creative

Anyone can do what is expected of them as a professional creative. Sounds like a good thing, yes? The problem with doing what people expect you will do might be safe, but it will not help you stand out in the crowd....

/ November 22, 2015

5 Steps To Stop Feeling Like an Imposter

Editor’s note: This is a guest post from bow-tie making entrepreneur and designer Tim Aton, who writes more good stuff, over here. I wonder if you’re familiar with the term ‘Imposter Syndrome?’ It can wreak havoc on any designer’s self...

/ November 7, 2015