Guest blogpost written by Kim Knoll, Co-Founder and Designer at branding and graphic design studio Knoed Creative in Chicago IL. She writes frequently on issues affecting independent design firms. Her co-founder is Kyle Eertmoed, the firm is pronounced ‘node’, and Kim and Kyle were GDUSA People To Watch in 2013.
Once in awhile we get asked how we were able to get away from agency work and attract small business and startup clients of our own. It’s a great question! And one that deserves a thoughtful answer since there are a few factors involved. These are the things that worked for us. You do you. But maybe there’s something in this pile of thoughts that will help you get to where you want to be: (Click the link below to read the full article).