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Run your own Design Business

John Hersey

Run your own design business

Learn how to build your design business for long-term success. Get started with the fundamentals of building a business, then move on to the management of essential daily tasks including pricing, presentations, and more. Watch the curated playlist now.

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  • view course page for Yo Santosa, Branding Expert

    Yo Santosa, Branding Expert with Yolanda Santosa

    Yo Santosa's design firm, Ferroconcrete, creates campaigns and branding for nationally and internationally recognized companies. See how they have evolved brands like Pinkberry, TNT, and TBS.

    24m 4s
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  • view course page for Running a Design Business: Pricing and Estimating

    Figure out what to charge for your design services, and learn how to set an hourly rate, create estimates, and make sure you get paid.

    1h 5m
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  • view course page for Running a Design Business: Creative Briefs

    Learn to write and use a creative brief for client-commissioned projects and ensure you have a roadmap for developing great design.

    1h 13m
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  • view course page for Running a Design Business: Presentation Skills

    Convey your ideas with confidence and clarity to get the approval needed to move your project forward.

    1h 4m
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  • view course page for Developing Ideas and Design Concepts

    Learn to communicate and develop an idea through brainstorming and sketching.

    1h 39m
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  • view course page for Foundations of Logo Design

    Foundations of Logo Design with Von Glitschka

    Learn to avoid pitfalls, improve your design process, respond to demanding clients, and solve the creative problems that are involved in building a brand's identity.

    2h 34m
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  • view course page for Running a Design Business: Starting Small

    Transition your freelance design career into a small business, one step at a time.

    1h 33m
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  • view course page for Running a Design Business: Designer-Client Agreements

    Learn to protect you and your client's interests and ensure a great creative design with a well-written contract.

    1h 10m
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  • view course page for Running a Design Business: Freelancing

    Provides tools and insights for self-employed designers just starting out.

    1h 23m
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