If you’ve never worked with a designer before, you likely have questions. Folks are generally unfamiliar with the actual design process – what to expect and how it unfolds.
They may not realize their responsibility when working with a creative professional.
If that’s the case, you’ll likely find the following information quite useful. The list below covers some very common FAQs – frequently asked questions.
I once received an email from an aunt which was written in ALL CAPS. In my email reply, I asked why she was SHOUTING!?
Perplexed by my response, apparently she was oblivious to the fact that writing in ALL CAPS translated in to shouting.
Was she not aware of this? Shouldn’t it be a given? I guess there was some ‘splaining to do.
Earth Day 2017 is just about upon us rolling in on Saturday April, 22nd. Truth be told, I’m a mighty big fan of this big, blue marble we call home. I love the trees and critters too.
So with Earth Day approaching, I have to ask: are you just into making a buck with your business – or are you looking to make a difference too?
Email etiquette very often goes out the window in our informal world. And with email as a primary mode for business communications, you should pay a bit more attention to some important details.
Email takes more time, effort and thought. Which is a good thing as done correctly can reflect professionalism. Texting, IMHO, is like speaking in grunts and clicks. It’s why I prefer not to do so with clients.
So below are some tips and info on better business email etiquette. It’s especially important if you are communicating with someone for the first time!
We now live in a world of immediate gratification. Everything is urgent or
“I want it now”.
You may have that OMG moment where you realize you want a new logo, brochure or website for your business. And want it done ASAP!
The truth is, your project’s desired completion timeframe may not coincide with a designer’s availability.
Yes, things do pop-up. But as the saying goes, “your poor planning is not someone else’s problem”. This can certainly apply in the case of a designer you may want to work with. So an explanation is in order – along with some tough luv…