On this episode of Resourceful Designer, I delve into the critical topic of backups. Through two poignant real-life stories, I stress the importance of not solely relying on web hosts for backups.
I share a scenario where a client's website was lost due to an overlooked credit card update and the absence of off-site backups.
I underscore the need to protect valuable data, whether for personal memories or business assets. Join me to understand the pivotal role of backups in safeguarding your design business and creative work.
Hey there, it's Mark, and in this episode, "Persistence Will Pay Off," I want to talk to you about the challenges of running a design business. Whether you're just starting out or have been in the industry for years, finding clients can be tough.
I've been there myself, going through long stretches without new projects coming in and questioning if my business was sustainable. But I made it through, and so can you.
I'm here to share some words of encouragement and actionable tips to help you stay motivated and push through the tough times.
From staying persistent and believing in your talent to refining your portfolio, exploring new niches, expanding your skills, and never stopping networking, I've got you covered. So, let's dive in and navigate the ins and outs of running a design business with a positive mindset and a focus on success. Let's get started!
In this episode of Resourceful Designer, I discuss a common mistake designers make when presenting their work to clients.
Drawing from my own experience, I delve into the significance of presentation and its impact on a design business.
Sharing insights from my college days to my current approach, I highlight the practice of presenting designs to clients with crucial information included. I explain how this method not only enhances professionalism but also leverages client sharing to attract potential leads.
Join me as I reveal how this simple adjustment in presentation can make a substantial difference in your design business' growth.