Do you remember the moment it first hit you?
The moment you knew, without question, that you wanted to be a designer.
That you were going to grow up to design beautiful things. Being a graphic designer is a job that dreams are made of – fun, flexible and positively overflowing with creativity. Until you end up working for the man & designing soul sucking real estate ads for 7 years. (True story. I really did that – and I know you can relate!)
So you decide to start your own graphic design business only to discover it’s not as easy as it seems…
… you feel like you spend your whole life working & you’re still not bring home the big bucks (or many bucks at all)
… you’re so busy with client work that you never actually have time to work on your own business
… your clients are unclear & indecisive & micromanagers. (Why is it so hard to make them happy, dammit?)
… you feel glued to your computer & have no time to enjoy your life.
If you can relate to any of these then keep reading, this is definitely for you, my friend.
Firstly, none of this is your fault.
Here’s the problem…
Design school didn’t teach you how to run a business
I’m here to help fill in the gaps!
In my experience, there is 1 of 4 things keeping you stuck.
Things that you wish your learned in design school, but didn’t.
TELL ME, HOW MANY OF THESE, APPLY TO YOU?
But first, before I share the solution to these problems, you may be wondering: “How’d you figure all this out, Anna?”
It took me 10 years to piece these graphic design business lessons together…
I’m Anna Dower, the founder & CEO of Design with Style. I’ve been a graphic designer for 20+ years and have been the CEO of my own businesses for the last decade. I was also the founder and art director of ROOOAR, the digital magazine that redefined the landscape for female entrepreneurs.
On top of all that, I’m also a business mentor for some of the most brilliantly passionate graphic designers out there. But it hasn’t all been smooth sailing to get here. When I first started, I was just like you.
Here’s some things that we might have in common:
• Like you, I wanted to design pretty things for clients that adore my work.
• Like you, I wanted to run my design business, my way.
• Like you, I started with zero followers, zero clients, and zero dollars.
• Like you, I wanted to love my work and make a living from it.
• Like you, I want to have a life outside of work & need to take action that gets real results.
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