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AIGA Salary Survey
Resale License Application
Business License Application
Calculating Your Freelance Rate
Financial Management/Time Tracking Applications
Clients & Profits
Resources for the Future
Buy, read and consult the book Talent is Not Enough by Shel Perkins
Tax Essentials (audio)
Other AIGA Center for Practice Management Resources
Here are a few letterpress resources. You can also take classes at the Center for the Book and then book time on their equipment to print yourself.
Full Circle Press (Judith: 530 23 5606)
Dependable Letterpress (Joel: 415 503 0981)
Logos Graphics (415 552 0817)
*Make sure to let them know you’re a student and that I referred you. It’s a good habit to get into.
Digital Comping Resources
iPhone UI Elements & Forms
Browser UI and Chrome
Laptops & Desktops
Wine Bottles, Packaging, Etc.
Various Apple Environments (iPads, iPhones, Monitors, Etc.)
I’m not really a fan of the term “Personal Branding” but these resources are still of interest.
Physical Portfolio Resources:
Blurb (AIGA Members get a 20% discount)
Web Portfolio Resources:
A Decent WordPress Theme
How to write a resumé
Nathan Sharp’s (now outdated) resume
Christopher Simmons’ CV
30 Awful resumés
10 tips for Resume Writing (read the first bit, skip the samples, then read the 10 tips at the end)
Resume Writing Tips
Also, here is an interesting resource for turning a resume into an infographic: Visualize.me. For this you will need to be on Linkedin. More on that later.
Daylight is a productivity/client relations management app for Mac. Check it out.