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3 Steps to Critique Design

Giving an actionable design critique can be a daunting task, especially for the non designer. Here, I outline three steps allowing you to give a well rounded and actionable critique on design.

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Managing Time as a Creative

Time management is a skill everyone should develop and varies for each person. The notion that creatives rely on random inspiration and fly by the seat of their pants is simply not true. To be efficient and effective as a creative you need to have a time management system in place. I have outlined a few […]

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Productivity through Brutal Honesty

Let’s be honest about being honest;   we spend a lot of time trying not to offend someone. Whether it’s someone’s political decisions or how they look in those pants, we are constantly side stepping honesty.  

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Making Space for Creativity

As a graphic designer, creativity is essential to my job. I have to conjure up creative ideas at a moment’s notice. So how can one make creativity consistently happen when it seems it should only come through inspiration? I will share a few ideas I have about making room for creativity so it can be […]

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NBC Sports fumbles the CFT and PFT redesign

Redesigns are always stressful. There’s always someone that won’t like it for whatever reason.

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Looking forward to the iPad Pro

The new iPad Pro is coming soon, and I can’t wait.

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Less is More with the right WordPress Plugins

Less is More with the right WordPress Plugins WordPress Data Management on your clients’ websites can be difficult. Often, clients want to be able to update every aspect of their website, but this can be difficult when you have hard-coded functioning components such as sliders, modals, and tabs. What’s the best way to integrate these […]

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Nine things every salesperson needs to learn

While in college, I took a commission-based sales position and quickly learned about the thrill of the sale and what it took to be successful in any sales gig. I am a quick study and selling comes naturally to me. Rising to the top in short order, I eventually led a crew of 20 sales associates.  There were some hard lessons learned along […]

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Indispensable Tools For My Design Workflow

Using the right tools makes all the difference. Here are a few that make my job easier.

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10 ways to be a productive designer when you feel overwhelmed

Sometimes, for whatever reason, projects will slide, and it can cause an avalanche of work that is overwhelming.

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