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The Business Side of Creativity: A Complete Guide to Running a Small Graphic Design or Communications Business

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'Every year the market for creative services expands, but the competition is increasing even faster. Today, success hinges not on talent alone, but on a thorough understanding of the business side of creativity. The Business Side of Creativityis the most comprehensive business companion available to freelance graphic designers, art directors, illustrators, copywriters, and agency or design-shop principals. Cameron S. Foote, a successful entrepreneur and editor of the Creative Businessnewsletter, guides you step-by-step through the process of being successfully self-employed - from getting launched as a freelancer to running a multiperson shop to retiring comfortably, and everything in between. Sample business forms and documents to help put the information into practice are included in the appendixes, and are available for downloading at www.creativebusiness.com/bizbook.html. How should you organize? What should you charge? What marketing techniques yield the best returns? How do you know when it\'s right to expand? What are the most effective strategies for managing employees? How can you build salable equity? The Business Side of Creativitydelves into these questions and hundreds more and gives you practical, real-world answers and invaluable expert advice.'

Synopsis:

Hailed by one reviewer as the creative business "bible," and considered the authoritative book on the subject for over ten years, is back, updated and revised to include even more invaluable facts, tips, strategies, and advice for beginning creatives.

Synopsis:

Every year the market for creative services expands, but the competition is increasing even faster. Today, success hinges not on talent alone, but on a thorough understanding of the business side of creativity. is the most comprehensive business companion available to freelance graphic designers, art directors, illustrators, copywriters, and agency or design-shop principals. Cameron S. Foote, a successful entrepreneur and editor of the newsletter, guides you step-by-step through the process of being successfully self-employed - from getting launched as a freelancer to running a multiperson shop to retiring comfortably, and everything in between. Sample business forms and documents to help put the information into practice are included in the appendixes, and are available for downloading at www.creativebusiness.com/bizbook.html. How should you organize? What should you charge? What marketing techniques yield the best returns? How do you know when it's right to expand? What are the most effective strategies for managing employees? How can you build salable equity? delves into these questions and hundreds more and gives you practical, real-world answers and invaluable expert advice.

Synopsis:

The freelance designer's bible--a step-by-step guide to successful self-employment. From launching yourself as a freelancer and managing a multi-person firm to marketing your services and retiring comfortably, this book is a one-stop resource for all creative service professionals on how to run a smooth, effective, and lucrative business. Useful forms and sample business plans are included. 25 illustrations.

About the Author

Cameron S. Foote is the president of Creative Business, a Boston-based business-information resource for the design community. He is the author of The Business Side of Creativity, The Creative Business Guide to Running a Graphic Design Business and The Creative Business Guide to Marketing.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780393732078
Subtitle:
The Complete Guide to Running a Small Graphics Design or Communications Business
Author:
Foote, Cameron S
Illustrator:
Bellerose, Mark
Author:
Foote, Cameron S.
Author:
Bellerose, Mark
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Subject:
General
Subject:
Marketing
Subject:
Self-employed
Subject:
Business Aspects
Subject:
Graphic Arts - General
Subject:
Commercial art -- United States -- Marketing.
Subject:
Self-employed - Professional ethics -
Subject:
Graphic Arts
Subject:
Art - General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
3
Edition Description:
Third Updated Edition
Series:
Norton Book for Architects and Designers
Publication Date:
20060917
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
432
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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"Synopsis" by , Hailed by one reviewer as the creative business "bible," and considered the authoritative book on the subject for over ten years, is back, updated and revised to include even more invaluable facts, tips, strategies, and advice for beginning creatives.
"Synopsis" by , Every year the market for creative services expands, but the competition is increasing even faster. Today, success hinges not on talent alone, but on a thorough understanding of the business side of creativity. is the most comprehensive business companion available to freelance graphic designers, art directors, illustrators, copywriters, and agency or design-shop principals. Cameron S. Foote, a successful entrepreneur and editor of the newsletter, guides you step-by-step through the process of being successfully self-employed - from getting launched as a freelancer to running a multiperson shop to retiring comfortably, and everything in between. Sample business forms and documents to help put the information into practice are included in the appendixes, and are available for downloading at www.creativebusiness.com/bizbook.html. How should you organize? What should you charge? What marketing techniques yield the best returns? How do you know when it's right to expand? What are the most effective strategies for managing employees? How can you build salable equity? delves into these questions and hundreds more and gives you practical, real-world answers and invaluable expert advice.
"Synopsis" by , The freelance designer's bible--a step-by-step guide to successful self-employment. From launching yourself as a freelancer and managing a multi-person firm to marketing your services and retiring comfortably, this book is a one-stop resource for all creative service professionals on how to run a smooth, effective, and lucrative business. Useful forms and sample business plans are included. 25 illustrations.

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