Design Is a Job is an essential guide from author Mike Monteiro’s own experience as a raconteur and Co-founder of Mule Design. With helpful insights and suggestions on how you should present and sell your designs, it also covers tips on how you should deal with your clients, manage feedback, and work together as a team. This book deals with most of the struggles designers encounter—from working with your clients to working with each other, and the overall navigation of the design business. Design Is a Job is a brief book packed with knowledge that also includes how you can properly set your expectations, define your services, and manage feedback.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: What Is a Designer?
Chapter 2: Getting Clients
Chapter 3: Choosing the Right Clients
Chapter 4: Charging for Your Work
Chapter 5: Working with Contracts
Chapter 6: Sticking to Your Process
Chapter 7: Presenting Design
Chapter 8: Managing Feedback
Chapter 9: Getting Your Money
Chapter 10: Working with Others