Graphic designer Craig Black on the keys to business survival and mental well-being during the coronavirus crisis.
In today’s tight job market, it can be difficult to hold on to your top talent; here are 7 benefits and perks that can add to your retention strategy.
The Creative Group Executive Director Diane Domeyer on what’s hot and what’s not for job seekers, employees and employers.
Is your agency or creative department a bit too cutthroat for comfort? What can you do when a fellow employee tries to step on you in their climb to the top?
If you haven’t upgraded your Pantone Guides and Books for several years, your colors are no longer meeting full market demand nor are they reliably accurate.
Open salary policies are catching on. But before revealing your personal pay details or asking others about theirs, here are some do’s and don’ts.
In the grand tradition of refinement, designers continue to boil down the essence of flight beyond the fluid beauty of a set of feathered wings. Stripping back the essence even further to the point that aerodynamics don’t vaguely register as an afterthought. As impeccably bereft as these marks are of any semblance of flight, I […]
That unicorn you’re looking for probably doesn’t exist. So says Diane Domeyer of The Creative Group, who advises an open mind and a flexible approach.
Diane Domeyer of The Creative Group specialized staffing service on why your company’s efforts at diversity and inclusion are beneficial for society at large but also for your own brand and reputation.
The rugelach king of Harlem asked the design team at DATAGRAPHIC to create a beautiful box with a cross-cultural message. Two Neenah papers helped make it a reality.
Counteroffers can often be counterproductive argues Diane Domeyer, Executive Director of The Creative Group.
Kick has partnered with Tone It Up to bring their social media-driven brand to life on a full line of fitness equipment sold in Target® stores.
Visual Connections returns to NYC on October 25 to stage another free discovery, networking and education event for graphic designers and other art and photography buyers. GDUSA readers can register for free.
Print expert Thad Kubis invites you to join his LinkedIn group that explores new print technologies, and the renaissance in print and printing.
The Creative Group has some valuable advice on how to make your digital portfolio stand out during the job search.
Diane Domeyer of The Creative Group on the many ways creative managers can promote workplace happiness.
It’s time to set goals and make plans to move your life and career forward… the future is bright for creative professionals.
By Diana Mosher, Content Director, HOW Design Live What do Pentagram Partner Natasha Jen, 40 Days of Dating co-author Timothy Goodman, AIGA Gold Medalist Brian Collins and PepsiCo SVP and Chief Design Officer Mauro Porcini all have in common? Pictured: Natasha Jen, Timothy Goodman, Brian Collins and Mauro Porcini They’ll be delivering keynotes at HOW […]
Guest Blogpost by Jean-Pierre Lacroix of Toronto-based Shikatani Lacroix. ThinkBlink refers to the firm’s goal and process of “designing compelling at-purchase moments that connect in the blink of an eye.” Excerpts appear here; the entire piece is available online and is a highly recommended read.
The results of our 30th annual stock visuals reader survey shows that stock images and elements have become a vital creative resource for graphic designers.
Visual Connections returns to New York on Thursday, October 27 to stage another free discovery, networking and education event exclusively for buyers and commissioners of photography, footage and illustration. The venue will again be Metropolitan Pavilion located in Midtown Manhattan.
Flash is near its end. This free eBook from Monotype will help you take advantage of the new industry standard HTML5 in your workflow, branding and user experience.
Dealing with difficult clients is a big challenge creative teams face. To help, The Creative Group asked marketing executives to share the strangest request along with tips for managing awkward or impossible demands.
Here are several strategies for indie creatives to acclimate quickly to new workplaces and make strong lasting impressions.