Have you heard the quote, “it takes money to make money?” The same concept applies to growing your design business as well as improving yourself as a designer. If you don’t invest in yourself, you’ll become stagnant, outdated, and eventually overlooked.
Not long ago, graphic designers designed almost entirely for print. Nowadays, it’s common to find designers who only design websites. But contrary to popular belief, print is not dead. There is still a vast market out there for printed design. In fact, it’s become even more critical in today’s world.
How do you know that you’re the right designer for a project? Or maybe the question should be, how do you know a potential new design client is right for you?
At its core, “What got you here won’t get you there” is such a simple statement, and yet it holds so much truth. You can only get so far in life if you stick with the status quo. To advance and grow further, you need to expand yourself and do things you’ve never done before. Otherwise, you’ll never be more successful than you are right now.
Creating systems make you a more efficient designer and business person and they’re a great way to teach others how to do things the way you like them done.
The internet is filled with unscrupulous people. Are you doing everything you can to ensure your clients’ portion of it is safe by securing their WordPress websites?