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#CreativeLive Online Class: A BRAND CALLED YOU with Debbie Millman Starts August 31st

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  • August 27, 2016

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Next Wednesday, on August 31st to be exact, DEBBIE MILLMAN will be teaching a FREE class for CREATIVE LIVE titled “A Brand Called You” Modeled after the curriculum she teaches for her “Masters in Branding”class at New York City’s School of Visual Arts (SVA).

The day long course will cover “Why no one cares if you are a people person”, “Why busy is a decision”, “How to make cold calls”, “How to ask for what you want”, and “How to write a kick-ass resume”, and (most importantly) “How to ignite the courage go after the job of your dreams!”

Check out this cool promo video!

 

 

The first class is free but it does require you to sign-up. We suggest getting on that early so you don’t miss out. Here’s a LINK!

Also, for more information, you can visit her offical website DEBBIEMILLMAN.COM

 


 

 

Chip Kidd’s JUDGE THIS Ted Talks Book Has Been Translated Into Another Foreign Language!

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  • August 27, 2016

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Here’s a quick post to share some fun book publishing news that we’re really excited about! Chip Kidd’s “JUDGE THIS” Ted Talks Book (TED BOOKS) has now been translated into another language, Slovak. This book is intended for sale in the Czech and Slovenian book markets. “Prvý dojem”, translated back into English, roughly means “First Impression”.  Oh man, this is so cool!!

So far this book has been translated into Italian, Greek, and Russian!

Here is the American English version:

 


 

 

Do You Love Reading? Check Out the UK Guardian Books Podcast!

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  • August 27, 2016

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Here’s a quick post to share a podcast we recently came across which is always very entertaining and informative. This podcast is brought to us by the famous UK newspaper. It’s called the GUARDIAN BOOKS Podcast and if you love books and enjoy reading them then please be sure to check them out, just CLICK HERE! 

Down below is an example of a recent episode where they discuss the importance of Editors and Book Editing. 

 

 


 

 

Check Out This Funny CHIP KIDD: GRAPHIC DESIGN Meme, Ha Ha!

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  • August 27, 2016

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Here’s a random image I came across lately where someone has taken an inspirational quote from the Designer Chip Kidd and turned it into a meme. Thanks to whoever created it, it’s hilarious!

Plus, everybody else please feel free to share it on your local social media page.

 


 

 

5 Tips to Create an Unusual Book Cover, Chip Kidd Style

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  • August 4, 2016

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Here’s a quick post to share a wonderful article written by Patricia Coroi over at the FLIPSNACK website. Flip Snack shares information about many different aspects of Graphic Design and other creative endeavors. Patricia’s article asks the hypothetical question, “What is the philosophy behind his book covers?”. Then, she goes about creating a list of 5 principles of Chip Kidd’s design process that could be used by any book cover illustrator or designer.

To read the full article, please CLICK HERE!


 

 

SELECTED SHORTS Podcast – HEROES AND VILLAINS: a Reading by Chip Kidd & Others

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  • August 4, 2016

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In this recent SELECTED SHORTS podcast episode guest host Hope Davis introduces three tales about heroes, heroism, and challenge. The stories were performed at Symphony Space in New York City and were performed, in this order, by Chip Kidd, Aya Cash, and David Strathairn. Enjoy.

 

 


 

 


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