A Powerful Technique to Get Constructive Client Feedback the First Time [with FREE Download]by Bianca Board on 6 December 2013
6 Types of Time-Challenged Designers (& How To Overcome It)by on 29 November 2013
Now, I don’t want to brag, but I get a lot done. I’ve always been impatient and I want results yesterday so I push myself hard. I also make a habit of regularly apologising to my loved ones for the pace I sometimes set; but hey, it seems to be the mark of an entrepreneur in ‘hustle phase’, so kinda goes with the territory!
It wasn’t always like that, though. Once upon a time I struggled with getting stuff done, I struggled to carve enough time out of my day to work on my big goals and I felt like I was drowning under all the pressure. So, what changed?[read more...]
Why Graphic Designers Should Run a Mile From WordPressby Bianca Board on 22 November 2013
I know it's been around for a while now but lately it seems like there's this insane WordPress frenzy sweeping the world by storm, almost like a cult. It's spread through all my mastermind groups, invaded the minds of every life and business coach I know; it's bizarre that so many 'experts' are proclaiming WordPress to be the only option for a website.
But is it really all it’s cracked up to be? I'm going to stick my neck out and say 'no'.[read more...]
The 10 Questions You MUST Ask Your Client Before Designing Their Websiteby Bianca Board on 15 November 2013
Okay, okay, I know the title of this blog sounds pretty familiar, right?
But I still see designers who start out with all good intentions, then get busy or carried away with the fun part, and end up delivering something that the client never wanted.
Or worse, they deliver something that doesn't produce ANY results for their clients. Bah-bow.[read more...]
7 Tips to Supercharge Your Web Design Businessby Bianca Board on 7 November 2013
If you’re anything like me, you’re always trying to figure out how to supercharge your design business and take it to that elusive next level.[read more...]
13 Tips To Avoid Disaster In Your Web Design Businessby Bianca Board on 1 November 2013
25 *MORE* Inspirational Quotes About Designby Bianca Board on 25 October 2013
A lot of people liked my first collection of inspirational quotes by designers and artists so I thought I’d share some more. Enjoy![read more...]
How to Get Your First 20 Design Clients In Under 48 Hoursby Bianca Board on 18 October 2013
I think it’s safe to say that the scariest things about diving into the land of the self-employed designer is the sheer terror of how you’re going to get your first few clients. All those fears, questions and doubts start flooding your mind… all the ‘what if’ scenarios. The panic starts to set in and your feeling of excitement is now a feeling of anxiety and self-doubt.
Breaking out in a cold sweat, you think to yourself “WTF have I just done?”[read more...]