Even the best creatives in the world need a little creative boost every now and then. So how do you think they’d react when they see this arrive on their desk? They’d love it of course.
This is Singapore designer Chew Lijuan’s creative piece of self-promotion. It’s a wonderful piece of self promotion for a number of reasons. Not least because it looks fantastic. But Lijuan also identified a need in her audience, the need to be creative. And by addressing that need, she guarantees that every single person that receives this will read every word and may remember the tips for years to come. Plus, bribing creatives with tea and chocolate always works.
We live in difficult times
Tony Cullingham explains that in these competitive times if you want to land a job in creative advertising, you and your portfolio need to shine through.
Where to find ideas
Ricky Richards talks about coming up with ideas in this age of distraction and gives you the clues to finding those unique ideas.
The career path that has no path
Creative Director, Jeremy Garner, explores the exciting opportunity surrounding careers in the ever changing creative industries.
The rate of people being diagnosed with alzheimer’s is growing rapidly, with now 1 in 3 seniors dying of this incurable disease. Students from Miami Ad School has an idea to raise awareness.
8 ways to smash your last year at university
Csilla Kulcsar, ex graduate of Middlesex University writes about 8 tips for smashing your last year at university.
Book Review: The Typography Idea Book by Steven Heller & Gail Anderson
We review Stephen Heller & Gail Anderson's collaborative effort, The Typography Idea Book. A must for anyone interested in typography, art direction, and graphic design.