Autumn is one of my favourite times of the year. I mean, I love summer, but something about the autumn really appeals to me and not just because it marks my birth season. Leaves falling from the trees, getting nice and cosy in big woolly jumper, lighting the log burner and switching on the Aga, not to mention any excuse to crack open last year’s batch of Sloe Gin. Autumn
I could never describe a typical day in my life as a graphic designer as it can be so changeable someday’s I am at the computer all day and others I can be printing, foiling, painting or lasering in the studio, it’s so varied and I love it!
Or at least they think they are! I’ve had this post in the back of my mind for sometime, debating whether or not to write it, not wanting to sound self-righteous or put anyone down but I can’t help think that the graphic design industry is one that everyone thinks they can dip their toe in if they wish. Not only does this devalue the whole industry but the effects of
Asking for help and outsourcing are difficult decisions for any entrepreneur or small business owner. We operate in a world where we are constantly told that in order to grow our businesses we should be doing XYZ ourselves, thus saving money on professional fees, but what if this is actually damaging your business and stifling growth? I’m a firm believer that by being a Jack of all trades, you are