When you work independently in a creative industry, it can be challenging to decide what to charge for your services. To make it even harder, many … Continue reading Pricing Your Work
Once in a while, it’s good to assess where you are and where you’re headed. Sometimes that leads to new goals and practical changes; and sometimes it shows you that you’re right where you need to be. Artists are people … Continue reading Amplify Your Creative Career
During the month of July AR Media has been sharing different articles about the numbers behind using videos in online marketing campaigns. These articles have pointed out the dramatic increase in email click through rates when there is a video attached. They have … Continue reading Does Video Really Work?
As a working creative, you NEED a website. When people are looking to hire someone, whether they need a plumber or a graphic designer, they will either ask their friends for recommendations, or they will go to the web, or … Continue reading Building an Online Portfolio
The Starving Artist…the old stereotype, brought to life by tales of French painters who died penniless for their art, only for their work to become famous posthumously. That’s what I think of when I hear the term “starving artist.” Someone … Continue reading The New, Not-So-Starving Artists
You work a 9-5, but you know you want something more. Your entrepreneurial heart wants to do or make something amazing, but you feel stuck under a 40-hour work week. Before you quit your job and make the leap from … Continue reading 10 Ways to Build Your Empire from Behind the Cubicle Walls