Category: Brand You

How to Explode Your Creative Business Through Shameless Honesty

Most of us understand the importance of being honest – of being our authentic selves in everyday life. However, I’ve seen that real honesty and transparency is often lacking when it comes to our brands, leadership, careers and businesses, despite...

/ November 15, 2016

How a Death Metal Rocker Built a World Renowned Graphic Design Company

Radim Malinic is a good friend of mine who consistently amazes me with his ability to produce things of true quality. I suppose this is less of a surprise when you consider that his main philosophy is to focus on...

/ April 6, 2016

Free Marketing Coaching for Creatives, with Alex Mathers

Winners Announced! Thank you to everyone who took the time to enter this contest. The winners of the coaching and courses were chosen randomly, and are: Coaching and Courses Winners: Sarah Clement Roland the Illustrator Mike Tosetto Courses Winners: Hannie Nguyen...

/ March 17, 2016

If You Seek Admiration, Your Audience Will Leave You

I’ve spent much of the last nine years of my life working for myself in several avenues. I’ve run two fairly highly-trafficked blogs that make money and employ several people; a successful graphic art business; a successful consultancy business, built...

/ March 10, 2016

An Interview with ‘Intern’ Magazine Creator Alec Dudson

While intern has established itself as an invaluable platform for young creative talent both with its content and ethical perspective, it’s an ongoing discussion which resides in its foundations. When Alec Dudson launched the publication, he did so with the...

/ February 24, 2016

Tokyo-Based 3D Illustrator Ryogo Toyoda on the Importance of Being Different

Japanese designer, Ryogo Toyoda creates visually electric 3D illustrations in bright, pop colours that illuminate the screen. It’s a striking, vivid aesthetic he was able to develop after making the decision to step away from the other areas of design...

/ February 13, 2016

How Several Creatives Are Using Social Media to Win Clients

Editor’s note: This is a guest post from freelance video creator and podcaster Steve Folland. He runs a podcast: Being Freelance – that discusses the freelancing life with a range of creatives. A lot of freelancers I talk to for the podcast find...

/ February 6, 2016

Should Creatives Use a Company Name for their Brands?

Editor’s note: This is a guest post from freelance video creator and podcaster Steve Folland. He runs a podcast: Being Freelance – that discusses the freelancing life with a range of creatives. What’s in a name? That which we call a rose...

/ January 24, 2016

Work on Side Projects for Success and Happiness

Editor’s note: This is a guest post from freelance video creator and podcaster Steve Folland. He runs a podcast: Being Freelance – that discusses the freelancing life with a range of creatives. Want to work on dream projects? Then do it yourself....

/ January 18, 2016

How to make your brand more credible to attract bigger clients

If you have a brand, sell products, or provide skilled services, on top of an outstanding product, you need to be believable in order for clients to want to work with you. As someone who has run his own graphic...

/ December 19, 2015