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Graphic Design Business : Entrepreneur's Step-by-Step Startup Guide

Author: Entrepreneur Group.; Entrepreneur Press.
Publisher: New York : Entrepreneur Press, 2012.
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It's time to make your mark in the world of graphic design. There's no doubt you've imagined it-placing your name and logo on business cards, taking creative control and being your own boss. Why not turn your fantasy into reality?Whether you want to start a part-time graphic design business, a full-time operation or build a substantial company with a full staff of graphic designers, everything you need to get  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Magazine, Entrepreneur.
Graphic Design Business : Entrepreneur's Step-by-Step Startup Guide.
New York : Entrepreneur Press, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Entrepreneur Group.; Entrepreneur Press.
ISBN: 9781613082089 1613082088
OCLC Number: 817928833
Notes: Say It Loud.
Description: 1 online resource (1116 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Additional titles in Entrepreneur's Startup Series; Copyright Page; Graphic Design Business: Entrepreneur's Step by Step Startup Guide; Preface; 1 --
The Right Stuff; What Is Graphic Design?; Employment Outlook; The Nature of the Work; Working Conditions; Training and Other Qualifications; Other Skills; Employment Opportunities; Future Job Outlook; Earnings; Related Occupations; 2 --
Freelancing Graphic Designers Running the Business; Freelance Graphic Designers; Freelance Graphic Designer Work; Desktop Publishing; Specialization versus Generalization. The Pleasure of the WorkRunning the Freelance Business; Where to Start; The Market; 3 --
Designing Your Graphic Arts Business; The Business Plan Format; Choosing Your Business Forms; Government Help and Forms; The Final Decision; Learning from Other Graphic Designers; 4 --
Getting Set Up; Designing Your Business Name; Your Work Space; Your Equipment; Communications; Licenses for Your Office; 5 --
Legal Issues; Understanding Copyright; What Copyright Protects; Understanding Visual Arts Works; Seeking Competent Legal Advice; 6 --
Launching Your Freelance Graphic Design Business. So You're a Graphic Designer?Getting the Word Out; Finding Your First Customers; 7 --
Marketing Yourself; Developing Your Marketing Plan; Pressing the Flesh; Half the Work Is Finding the Work; Internet Marketing; Who Needs You Now?; Always Marketing; 8 --
Rules You Cannot Break; Dealing with Clients; Insurance; Tax Liabilities; Workers' Compensation; 9 --
Expanding Your Freelance Graphic Design Business; Other Profitable Sidelines; Improving Your Designs; Expand Your Design Business with E-Mail; 10 --
Printing and Reprography Service; Creating Products; Wholesale Printing; Marketing the Business. 11 --
The Secrets of Designing SuccessSetting Your Fees; Planning and Handling Downtime; Managing the Marketing; Keep Planning Your Business; Not as Lonely as You Think; Success and Design On, or Stop; Appendix A --
Sample Contracts and Agreements; Appendix B --
Graphic Designer Resources; Glossary; Index; Start Your Own Business, 5th Edition; Editor: Marla Markman; Foreword; ON YOUR MARK ... ; part 1 --
THINK; chapter 1 --
INTRODUCTION; chapter 2 --
TAKING THE PLUNGE; The Entrepreneurial Personality; Your Strengths and Weaknesses; Go For the Goal; chapter 3 --
GOOD IDEA!; Just Do It! Chapter 4 --
GOOD TIMINGMarket Matters; Financial Plan; Family Affairs; Getting Personal; Decisions, Decisions; chapter 5 --
BUILD IT OR BUY IT?; Buying an Existing Business; Buying a Franchise; Calling All Franchisees; Buying a Business Opportunity; part 2 --
PLAN; chapter 6 --
CHOOSE YOUR TARGET; Practicing Nichecraft; On a Mission; chapter 7 --
IF YOU BUILD IT, WILL THEY COME?; What It Is, What It Does; Market Research Methods; Secondary Research; Primary Research; chapter 8 --
THE NAME GAME; Expert Assistance; What Does It Mean?; Making It Up; Namestorming; Testing, Testing; Final Analysis.
Responsibility: Entrepreneur magazine.

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It's time to make your mark in the world of graphic design. There's no doubt you've imagined it-placing your name and logo on business cards, taking creative control and being your own boss. Why not turn your fantasy into reality?Whether you want to start a part-time graphic design business, a full-time operation or build a substantial company with a full staff of graphic designers, everything you need to get started is at your fingertips. Learn the basic requirements, startup costs, day-to-day operations and even what to do when things don't go as planned. Industry experts and successful grap.

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