How to do a GSA Proposal

In fiscal year 2008, small businesses received more than $93 billion in federal prime contracts, according to the Small Business Administration. This guide shows you how to tap that revenue stream. August 24, 2010

Fast Track Networking

Networking expert Lucy Rosen shares her networking expertise to reveal the networking secrets, and successes, of a unique step-by-step approach to networking August 22, 2010

Making a profit in Desktop Publishing

Well, are you going to make a profit? One of the frequent questions in the Design Cafe is "HOW MUCH TO CHARGE?" ... well, here's your answer. This is so comprehensive, I can comfortably endorse it ... two thumbs up! June 28, 2010

Getting it Done

You are running late ... vacation is coming ... you've got to get work out the door before you leave ... what do you do? Author Michelle LaBrosse shows you how to eliminate project decelerators and remove barriers to speed! May 28, 2010

SOHO Document Management

Yep document management software for Mac OS X helps indivduals and small companies track and organize their documents. Best of all is its document scan to PDF capabilities! February 26, 2010

Critical Need For Customer Retention

The competitive crunch and convergence in communications marketplace is fueling increased customer churn, testing loyalty. This study by the COM Council and the Customer Experience Board highlights critical need for improved customer retention and handling. November 15, 2009

Time Billing for Freelancers

Who has the most problem keeping up with time tracking, invoicing, billing, and profitability? Creatives? Desktop Publishers? Graphic artists? You bet. Fanurio time tracking and billing software may be your solution October 29, 2009

Pilot your Fonts on Mac

Font Pilot allows users to view their collection of fonts, as well as uninstalled fonts, quickly and easily. Additionally, Font Pilot offers numerous other features, such as the character map, key combo list, and print engine. Version 2.4.3 offers many enhancements to allow for easier and faster application of fonts. September 7, 2009

Business: Virtual Assistants

Busy graphic designers have more important things to do than the chores that can easily and inexpensively be done by someone more qualified. This white-paper from Team Double-Click helps you understand why you don't necessarily need to hire someone if you've got a Virtual Assistant August 11, 2009

How much should I charge?

In the Design Cafe I provided an answer to one of the most frequent questions we receive -- about pricing creative services. Whether you're a new designer, or a new freelancer, you need some basic starting points to answer the questions... How much should I charge? August 7, 2009