The Creative Entrepreneur

Design inspiration and tips to help you grow your business

HOW TO WRITE AN EFFECTIVE DESIGN BRIEF AND GET THE DESIGN YOU WANT!

HOW TO WRITE AN EFFECTIVE DESIGN BRIEF AND GET THE DESIGN YOU WANT

How do you get the design you want? The perfect design you envision in your head? … The design brief is the answer. Whether you are a designer or a client, an effective design brief is the single most critical factor in ensuring that a project is successful.

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THE IMAGINATION IS MORE IMPORTANT THAN KNOWLEDGE

THE IMAGINATION IS MORE IMPORTANT THAN KNOWLEDGE

Dedicate a few minutes every day to imagining your success. Imagine yourself in a movie in which you are successful. What are you doing in the movie? What is your success like? Savor the feeling of your success, and use it as motivation to stoke your fire.

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WHEN WILL MY LOGO DESIGN BE FINISHED?

WHEN WILL MY LOGO DESIGN BE FINISHED

When Will My Logo Design Be Finished?” is one of the most often asked questions by potential new clients, yet is the single most hardest one to give an accurate answer to.

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IS POOR BANNER DESIGN KILLING YOUR CLICK-THROUGH RATE?

IS POOR BANNER DESIGN KILLING YOUR CLICK THROUGH RATE

Many of the ads seen today with a poor design also have a poor call to action. Thinking that a call to action is not part of the design of the ad is a misconception. You have to think about the design as a whole picture, including the text you use.

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18 BEAUTIFUL BROCHURE DESIGN SAMPLES

18 BEAUTIFUL BROCHURE DESIGN SAMPLES

Creating an effective brochure design for a direct mail campaign is no easy task. Most businesses usually have a limited budget and you need to make sure the design will be as effective as possible. When designing a brochure its tempting to cram it full of as much information as possible, but the real goal is to get the reader to take action, not overload them with information.

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