From the IFD Mailbag … Sketch First
July 28, 2005 (04:47:54 pm)
Recommendation on graphic design resource. Hand-drawn sketches help with layout.
Quick Tip: How to Get FREE Illustration Software
July 28, 2005 (04:45:14 pm)
Silverlight (Expression 3) is a vector-based illustration and graphics tool that provides creative capabilities for designers working in print, Web, video.
Choosing the Right Computer, Part 1: Windows or Macintosh?
July 28, 2005 (04:38:21 pm)
Design experts give advice on what computer to buy to start design business.
From The Golden Thread Mailbag … Handing Out Business Cards
July 25, 2005 (04:51:56 pm)
Scott Rempe talks about handing out business cards.
Quick Tip: Keeping Clients Happy With the Correct Paragraph Formatting
July 25, 2005 (04:51:43 pm)
How to format your paragraphs for a professional look.
My 2 Top Rules for Discovering the "Winning Tone"
July 25, 2005 (04:51:23 pm)
Paul Hollingshead reveals valuable strategies for finding the best tone for your next direct marketing package.
From The Golden Thread Mailbag … Cold-Calling
July 18, 2005 (04:50:56 pm)
Scott Rempe gives some advice in response to a member's letter about cold-calling.
Quick Tip: Finding Places to Talk
July 18, 2005 (04:50:47 pm)
Six places where you can give a presentation.
A Proven, Lead-Generating Idea That (Almost) Always Works
July 18, 2005 (04:50:33 pm)
Bob Bly reveals how delivering a presentation can generate sales leads for your copywriting business.
From the IFD Mailbag … Launch Your Graphic Design Business
July 14, 2005 (04:33:18 pm)
Promotional pieces to get your business started.
Quick Tip: Finding the Right Colors Every Time
July 14, 2005 (04:20:48 pm)
Resource that helps you find the right colors for your design project
How to Create a Success-Centered Schedule
July 14, 2005 (04:06:14 pm)
Kammy Thurman tells about one work habit that will help you achieve your goals quickly is establishing and following a clear, focused schedule.
From The Golden Thread Mailbag … Letters from Members
July 11, 2005 (04:45:54 pm)
Members talk about their copywriting journeys.
Quick Tip: Use Google News Search to Strengthen Your Copy
July 11, 2005 (04:45:39 pm)
Discover a great resource for improving your research.
Success Story: Janna Legg Lands Her First Job
July 11, 2005 (04:45:21 pm)
Find out how this AWAI member landed her first copywriting job.
From The Golden Thread Mailbag … Freelance Copy Assignments
July 05, 2005 (04:44:52 pm)
Scott Rempe talks about finding freelance copywriting assignments.
Quick Tip: Business Cards the Affordable Way
July 05, 2005 (04:44:37 pm)
A low-cost way to get professional business cards.
8 Steps to Finding Your First Clients
July 05, 2005 (04:43:40 pm)
Will Newman gives you a step-by-step guide to launching your freelance copywriting business.