Our Notebook - Freelancer vs Employee

Freelancer vs. Employee: Weighing Your Options

Perhaps you’re working full-time and the idea of a more flexible work schedule...


Our Notebook - Interviewing Quiz

QUIZ: Interview Dos and Don'ts

Do you know what to do and what to avoid doing for an interview? You’d be...


3 Things to Consider When Building Your Portfolio

3 Things to Consider When Building Your Portfolio

Building your portfolio is a fundamentally nerve-wracking exercise in...


Our Notebook-Resumes Open Letter

An Open Letter to Anyone Who Doesn't Read Resumes

Hey, here’s my resume. Read it. No really, go on. I’ll wait. The last time I...


Our Notebook-Good First Impression

5 Rules for Making a Good First Impression

When interviewing for a job or with a prospective client, making a good first...


Perfect Line Lengths By The Numbers

Monthly Typography Tidbits help to feed your typographic hunger and nourish your...


Writing Cover Letter

Is There No Writing Task So Loathsome as the Cover Letter?

There is probably no writing task so loathsome as the cover letter. This creaky...


How to Tell If You’ll Be a Good Cultural Fit

How to Tell If You’ll Be a Good Cultural Fit

When I meet someone, I look into their eyes, smile, and shake their hand firmly....


6 Questions to Ask Before You Choose the Font of Your Dreams

Monthly Typography Tidbits help to feed your typographic hunger and nourish your...


Worst Interview Ever: True Tales from Both Sides of the Hiring Desk

Worst Interview Ever: True Tales from Both Sides of the Hiring Desk

The silver lining of life’s most uncomfortable moments is without a doubt the...