One of the most common questions we hear, from both new and experienced professionals in the creative field, is how much should I charge? Many of us don’t charge a fair rate because we’re afraid of not getting the business, we don’t feel confident we’re worth it, or we don’t know how to assess a[…]
Many of us have turned to freelancing for the creative freedom but it’s easy to forget that we are in a competitive marketplace of freelancers. What will make you stand out? Corwin Hiebert is the founder of Taendem Agency and is a business manager for creative freelancers and entrepreneurs. Corwin works with talent such as[…]
Every commercial artist I know chose his or her their craft because they love creating. Yet meetings, emails, phone calls, Slack messages and other distractions fill our weeks. We’re often so busy with urgent work that our creative work gets pushed to the bottom of our to-do lists. When we finally have time to create, we’re burnt out.
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How to communicate better and reach project nirvana You’ve lost that lovin’ feeling. It didn’t start out this way. In the beginning there was so much potential. You could feel the magic in the air. Now it has faded. You aren’t being heard. You question your own judgement. You’re not sure if all your hard[…]
Vancouver’s #BehanceReviews event is on Oct 28, 2015 at Brainstation. This panel Q&A is a chance for creatives to get advice on how to improve their portfolio—and how they present it to clients and employers. It’s shaping up to be an amazing event—a rare chance for ad/design pros to ask burning questions without feeling awkward. Our hope is that we put you on the path to landing your[…]
Creative Pulse recently partnered with Textbook to produce the Behance Portfolio Review at the Museum of Vancouver. Behance Portfolio Review May 14, 2015 Here’s a super-short timelapse produced by Chad Jones. It shows all 270 portfolio reviews that happened over the course of the night. There was a ton of talent in the room! 270 portfolio[…]