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Where to find Design Inspiration

There are a couple reason you might want to look for inspiration. You might have design's block. Can't visualize an idea or concept yet. Need to demonstrate an example. Find current design trends. Solve a problem you can't solve on your own. Doing market research for...

Paid Designer Resources

Here are some excellent websites to help take your project to the next level. Using your design knowledge, use these sites as your go-to resources for mock-up templates. Be sure to check the licensing agreement for commercial use if you plan to use a resource for a...

Free Designer Resources

Here are some excellent websites to help take your project to the next level. Using your design knowledge, use these sites as your go-to resources for mock-up templates. Be sure to check the licensing agreement for commercial use if you plan to use a resource for a...

Secrets to getting ahead in your career

Reflect on yourself. Think about 2 to 3 instances in your life that have helped defined your future. For me, it's... Receiving a full-ride scholarship Meeting my best friend Getting an amazing job To some extend, your list might consist of similar items. I'm going to...

The best questions to ask in an interview

There are three elements to a good interview: how well you answer their questions, your personality fit, and your interest in the position. The latter is what intrigues most interviewers, because so often ends up being the shortest part of the interview. Part of the...

video tutorials

I’ve collected some great video tutorials that are usually easy to create and can be useful for any designer.