Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Advice for the class of 2010 (and others?) by way of Matt Snow

This link and posting comes to us by way of Matt Snow, GC art alum from 2006, who is a web designer at the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet. Thought I'd pass it along. Check it out...Hey other alum out there -- send us a link to something you think we should share with the department. We'd love to hear from you!

If I Knew Then What I Know Now:
Advice for Young Creatives

Never content to accept conventional wisdom, creatives love to learn things the hard way. But is it absolutely necessary? We chatted with a handful of 99% Conference attendees about the things they wished someone had told them when they were just starting out. A shortlist of the takeaways: never sacrifice what you love, find great collaborators and share your ideas, learn how to say no and stay focused, and always, always stick to your guns.

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