WATCH: 5 Things Graphic Design Instructors Never Teach

by . September 29th, 2015

Doesn’t matter if you freelance, work in an agency, or find yourself designing the same things over and over in-house. They rarely teach all you need in design school.

Roberto Blake‘s popular graphic design channel is popular for a reason. He dispenses with the fluff and cuts straight to the things that actually matter.

Watch (or just listen) to his thoughts on things you won’t get taught in graphic design school:

5 Things You Don’t Learn in Design School

  • How to Get Hired as a Graphic Designer.
  • How to Get Graphic Design Clients.
  • How to Market Yourself Effectively as a Designer in the Current Era.
  • How to Find Inspiration as a Graphic Designer.
  • How to Be Successful as a Graphic Designer.


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Arthur Piccio manages YouTheEntrepreneur and has managed content for major players in the online printing industry. He was previously BizSugar's contributor of the week. His work has appeared multiple times on The New York Times' You're the Boss Small Business Blog. He enjoys guitar maintenance and reading up on history and psychology in his spare time.