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What is Design?

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As a kind of follow up to a previous post I thought I’d talk a little about design. What is design? How do you define it? What is good design etc? Many times we have clients coming to us asking for a new website or a redesign of an existing site and quite often they can be split into 3 categories.

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Ramblings of a Former 9-to-5er: Ep. 2 – Killer Question to ask the Interviewer

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Have you any questions for us? How many times have you heard that? You recognise it? It’s that standard finishing the interview scenario. The balance of power shifts somewhat and now you are asking questions of the interviewer. It’s invigorating right, that relief and sudden gain of control somewhat? I always liked this part of the interview. Instantly I’d feel my body relax and then I’d hit them with one of my favourites, the killer question, as I like to call it.

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Ramblings of a Former 9-to-5er: Ep. 1 – Why Web Design?

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It’s not easy starting a web design business, well any business really for that matter, not in any shape or form. Not one bit. It requires patience, and a whole lot of grit, true grit, John Wayne style. It’s not for the faint of heart nor the hardcore realist. Those who take comfort in seeing a regular amount of money being deposited into their account every week without fail should steer clear. It’s not for those who reach 5 o clock every evening and completely switch off thereafter. No sir.