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How to Land Your Dream Job with a Top South African Design Studio

The South African graphic design scene is one of the best in the world with some great talent being supported by a fantastic network of creative agencies and organisations. While the strength of the industry is certainly a positive for South African graphic designers, it inevitably leads to more competition for jobs. So how do you stand the best chance of gaining employment in such a highly sought after profession?

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10 AutoCAD Alternatives Every CAD Drafter Should Know About

AutoCAD from AutoDesk is considered a favourite when it comes to professional CAD software. Many drafters become so comfortable using it that they happily choose never to explore the alternatives. However, when it comes to CAD, every designer, architect, engineer, and hobbyist should at least be aware of what else is available.

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How to Make a Living from Selling Your Art Online

There has always been a prevalent stereotype of art being a poor career choice. Professional artists will often talk of the times when their parents and school teachers attempted to dissuade them from pursuing their creative talent and opt instead for a career where it’s easier to make ends meet. However, for thousands of people in the UK, art has proven to be a fantastic career choice.

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Which of These 17 Types of Photographer are You?

Everyone is some sort of photographer these days. From selfies on the bus and family snaps at the supermarket, to action shots at the duck pond and close-ups of breakfast. Everywhere you turn it seems as though somebody’s taking a photograph of something.

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The 15 Best Graphic Design Twitter Feeds to Follow

Whether you’re a professional graphic designer or design is just a hobby, you will always need sources of inspiration. When you lack confidence and you need an extra creative boost, you can simply go online and browse through the multiple graphic design websites out there. However, if you don’t have a lot of time on your hands and you want to keep everything in one place, we recommend you use Twitter as part of your daily work routine.

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The Biggest Threats Facing Modern Graphic Designers (and How to Beat Them)

Being a modern graphic designer is not easy. In fact, at times it’s downright dangerous.

With so many threats to your professional livelihood to deal with, it’s a wonder that there are any graphic designers left!

However, when the negative aspects of the job are appropriately dealt with, graphic design is an amazing and rewarding career. To help you find your way in the industry here is our guide to staving off the common threats in every modern graphic designer’s life.

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