Tag: networking

10 LinkedIn Secrets You Didn’t Know

Why do people so eagerly use LinkedIn? It’s a large-scale question given that nowadays we have loads of social networks with millions of users. So, I suppose we need to paraphrase the question:  Why do people so eagerly use LinkedIn...

How to Network Within The Design Industry

Networking in any field is an important aspect of building and growing your career path. The creative industry of design and art can be quite cutthroat and competitive, which means that having a fantastic portfolio may not be enough to...

3 Secrets to Business Marketing Success as a Recent College Grad

I realize that the title of this post implies an article specifically about business marketing success—and, it is—but I’ve discovered that these tips can actually be applied to almost any career path. So, for all you soon-to-be and recent graduates,...

Old-School Marketing Tactics That are Still Relevant to Designers

With technology advanced at such a rapid pace, it can be hard to keep up with all the current trends. What’s worse, is we as creative freelancers tend to focus on the new so much that we forget about the...

Don’t Stop the Presses: Print Media is Not (Yet) Dead

With all the buzz around online marketing and SEO, you might assume that printing presses have fallen silent in the midst of the Internet revolution. But one look in your mailbox will show you that print marketing isn’t dead… at...

5 Creative Uses of Twitter’s Vine

In January of this year, Twitter introduced Vine, their service for embedding 6-second looping videos into tweets. Twitter is the micro-blogging tool of the text world, so it makes sense that their video service would be micro, too. The new...

Business Networking Apps you should have on your iPhone

Social networking has definitely gone mobile but at the same time business networking has also found its way to the mobile platform. Most professionals have a business network and they try to stay in touch with their circles regularly. So...

Noteworthy Goals to Consider Before Job Hunting

Job hunting, especially if you really need a job right away, can be very stressful. One of the mistakes that's easy to make is to rush in (especially if you are desperate) and end up in a job that ultimately...

Discover Why Pinterest Should be Part of Your SEO Strategy

Photo sharing phenomenon Pinterest, has become one of the fastest growing social media platforms ever. With over 2 million people using the site every day, this is one party your business needs to be joining. If you’re unfamiliar with the...