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Careers for Creative People: Design and some real world advice from ridiculously talented individuals doing jobs they love by Dan Keston, ChRiS Gomersall

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Sell Yourself

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Chris Allio

You are now in the business of selling. But before you can sell designs, you need to learn to sell yourself.

Your Portfolio: Part 2

Earlier in the book we talked about your portfolio and how crucial it is to finding that first job. Well, guess what? It is just as important when it comes to finding that second job and every other job in design for the rest of your life.

So what do you do when you’ve been on a design team for a year and your portfolio is not getting any better? This is a tricky question and will likely be a source of angst many times throughout your soon-to-be-illustrious career. The answer is to find ...

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