Tag: Graphics Design

How to Manage a Client who Challenges Your Design Pricing

It has always been said that everything has its pros and cons. This is in fact true because when it comes to freelancing, a lot of people fancy it as you are not answerable to anyone and being  your own boss is sometimes the best thing in the world. Freelancers do face a lot of problems and one big problem that they have to handle is pricing of the projects. There are a few designers who offer their services with package based pricing. However, most of the designers have to give clients a custom quote, depending on the project and its demands. Time duration for completing a project will always be different for each project hence; estimating time is a challenge for all designers. Apart from that, getting a client agreed on your quoted price is even a bigger challenge. Not every designer can be a sales person but if you are freelancing, it is kind of a part of your job because you have to sell yourself. The kind of services you provide will definitely make things easier or sometimes difficult for you. If the services you provide are popular and in demand, then getting a project should not be an issue for you. However, these days, in order to pay bills, most freelancers cannot afford to offer higher pricing and lose out on a client so pricing...

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Setting Priorities Making Preferences for a Boosting Design Business

Designers whether self employed or working in a design agency, have loads of different kinds of work always at hand and most of them require equal attention. Each one of them fights for your attention and sometimes it can get frustrating where you can’t seem to decide what to do first and what to do later. From working on a project for one client; replying to emails and recording finances to managing payments, these and all such works are the ones which have equal importance in your work. Where you have yourself involved in so many different things and an over-flowing to-do-list, thinking of how to prioritize them effectively can be a big challenge. A day spent doing productive stuff is important but what’s more important is how to prioritize them ‘effectively’ so that it leads you to a successful routine where you end your day with having a feeling of fulfillment. In our article today, we will look at some of the most important tips to make you learn how to manage your time in the most effective manner. This will tell you how to manage all those loads of tasks so that each gets its due attention and you get them done on time. Meeting Deadlines: The main purpose of work piling one over the other is because there is a struggle to meet deadlines. So for...

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