Is signing an NDA just to hear someone’s idea ever worth it? (Spoiler alert: nope!) Dan and Jessica talk about their experiences when they’ve been approached to sign an NDA and when it might be alright to consider one.
Everyone has their preferred method of communication. For some it’s email. Others prefer picking up the phone. Some even like a good old-fashioned face-to-face meeting. But what happens when a client starts trying to contact you in a way that you don’t prefer? Dan and Jessica talk about their experiences … There’s more…
Not every designer is lucky enough to have the first draft be the final one. Dan decided to reach out to his colleagues and see how other designers handle and define what revisions are. His report back might change how you think about and approach revisions with your clients.
It wasn’t fun to deal with in school. It’s completely unacceptable in a workplace. Dan and Jessica talk about bullying from clients in the workplace, and most importantly, how they deal with it when an issue arises.
In today’s world, connectivity is becoming more important to people. But where do you draw the line when your client attempts to friend or follow your personal social media account? Is it acceptable to let it happen? Where do you draw the line?
Design isn’t about making things look pretty. On today’s show, we discuss how important it is to get content from your clients before you start your design process.
If you work for yourself, you may have run into the classic situation of a client being a bit slow (or not) paying their bills at all. Dan and Jessica tackle the topic of what to do when you need to encourage your client to pay up.
As your business grows, you might find that your rate needs to increase along with it. What’s the best way to talk to your clients about a new rate? Dan and Jessica break it down in this episode.
We made it to Episode 2! Today’s episode touches on a topic Dan went through: knowing when it’s time to pass on a client’s project. We talk about our experiences and how we were able to professionally move on from the work.
We introduce ourselves and the Graphic Designer Podcast. On our first episode, Jessica and Dan tackle what constitutes a client from hell. Does such a thing even exist?