Career Success

Professional Development – It’s Down to You!

professional development, CPDI am a huge believer in personal and professional development, and I passionately believe that those with the right mind set will always find ways to further themselves with or without support.

My story…

In the professional world, I would always argue that you have to take responsibility for your own development. My first manager told me that I would achieve a promotion once I promoted myself.… Read more

How to Use Google Communities to Further Your Career

google communitiesFrom our recent survey into how you, our readers, use social media, we have extracted lots of interesting information. Unsurprisingly we discovered that the majority of our respondents use social media, with around 30% of users combining work and play.

Social media itself is a topic many respondents expressed an interest in, specifically tools that you can employ to further your career. To this end I thought we would look at how to use Google Communities to engage with potential employers.… Read more

Design Jobs: 5 Ways of Dealing With Clients

dealing with clientsIf you think the design jobs are all about creating amazing websites, graphics or print day-in-day-out; think again. It’s also about dealing with clients. While this can be an enjoyable part of your job (especially if they are singing your praises), the designer client relationship does have it’s downsides as well.

Design Jobs – Dealing With Clients

Have a look at this infographic from Basekit sharing 5 Things Every Designer Should Know When Dealing With Clients. Do any of them resonate with you?Read more