March 12, 2020

Remote work: Tips for Management

Studio Designer, like so many companies, are implementing safety measures that are requiring remote work, and many managers are dealing with remote management for the first time. Whether this is your team’s first experience remote, or something ...

September 21, 2018

Five Ways to Make Everyone on Your Team a Marketer

In Chapter 3 of The Business of Creativity, Keith Granet describes the best practices of marketing for a design business. He considers why keeping yourself "front and center for all kinds of stakeholders" is vital so that projects will naturally ...

September 14, 2018

Six Steps for a Successful Project Kickoff

In Chapter 5 of The Business of Design, Keith Granet provides detailed advice on best project management practices for a successful design business. He emphasizes the importance of planning as much as you can in the beginning with the project ...

July 10, 2018

The Importance of Public Outreach

In his book The Business of Design, Keith Granet devotes Chapter 3 to marketing and public relations advice, aspects he regards as the “voice and face” of a business. He believes it is important to look for work when you are the busiest to ...