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Design Domination

Design Domination helps freelance designers gain confidence, clarity and a competitive edge in a crowded marketplace. Adjust your mindset, become more business savvy and sharpen your creative skills, so you get more respect and command higher rates. If you're a logo designer, print designer or web designer looking to make a successful living freelancing, you will benefit from Colleen's real-world expertise in branding, publication design and layout, website design and design business. You'll also hear from other design dominators in the industry. Design Domination is hosted by award-winning designer Colleen Gratzer, principal of Gratzer Graphics LLC and creator of Creative Boost. Colleen provides her insights based on almost 25 years of graphic design expertise and almost 20 years of having a successful creative business. Website: Music:


11 Cool Acrobat Tips for Designers 14:30 09/15/2021
What to Do When a Client Can’t Afford You 12:09 09/08/2021
How to Respond to a Job Opportunity the Right Way 11:00 08/25/2021
9 Differences Between Subcontracting and Having Your Own Clients 16:14 08/18/2021
Alt-text for Images for Document and Web Accessibility 16:03 08/11/2021
How to Make PDF and Print Documents More User Friendly 12:28 08/04/2021
6 Reasons Designers Should Use InDesign’s Automated Table of Contents 08:20 07/28/2021
5 Reasons Designers Should Track Time 05:47 07/21/2021
How to Reduce Client Revisions 12:08 07/07/2021
How to Get Good Testimonials 09:19 06/30/2021
12 Issues Automated Web Accessibility Checkers Can’t Detect 10:22 06/23/2021
How to Price Design Work 16:07 06/16/2021
9 InDesign Accessibility Mistakes Designers Make 16:42 06/09/2021
What to Do When a Client Doesn't Like Your Designs 09:09 06/02/2021
Selling by Helping With Nick Gulic 56:21 05/26/2021
11 Mistakes That Hurt Your Freelancing Business 16:50 05/12/2021
The Limitations of Acrobat’s Accessibility Checker 08:23 04/28/2021
A Creative With a Cause 25:21 04/14/2021
Should You Put Pricing on Your Website? 09:06 03/31/2021
The Client Is Not the Enemy 10:06 03/17/2021
Stop Spamming and Seeing What Sticks 11:11 03/03/2021
Responsibility and Revenue With Website Policies With Donata and Hans Skillrud of Termageddon 40:28 02/17/2021
Break Away From These “But's” 17:10 02/03/2021
“Freelancer”—The Other F Word 10:09 01/20/2021
Which Fish Are You? 17:57 01/06/2021
Reflect, Refocus, Recharge 11:41 12/23/2020
Color Blind by Design 38:46 12/09/2020
How Your Unsecure Website Is Costing You Business 11:32 11/25/2020
Are Your Designs Solving or Causing Problems? 17:15 11/11/2020
Squash Self-Doubt and Own Your Expertise 17:40 10/28/2020