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Tips to Improve Your Online Job Search

Tips to Improve Your Online Job Search Today, almost all job postings are offered online. Job sites like Indeed or Monster are well organized for both you and the hiring managers to be able to efficiently communicate, schedule interviews, and more. However, the ease of finding jobs today can make finding the right jobs overwhelming. It can also mean competing with hundreds of other candidates who can apply at the click of a button. Here’s how to strategize your online job search to find jobs that are right for you, avoid stress,...

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Five Essential Graphic Design Trends for 2020

Five Essential Graphic Design Trends for 2020 At the dawn of this new decade, we’re seeing graphic design trends shifting toward a more natural and reserved feeling, away from the bold colors of the past decade. Stay ahead of the curve and check out these five graphic design trends for 2020! 2020 Graphic Design Trends 1. Muted Color Palettes In 2019, we saw bright, bold, and vivid colors. In 2020, the graphic design trend is moving toward muted color palettes.  What are muted colors? Muted colors are vivid colors that have had their...

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Three Reasons to Invest in Your Professional Development in 2020!

Three Reasons to Invest in Your Professional Development in 2020! It’s never too late to invest in your professional development. And with the New Year (and new decade) approaching, now is as good a time as any to prioritize yourself and make 2020 a year of professional growth! Recent students who completed a Certificate Program at Digital Workshop Center saw a $19k average increase in their annual salary! That’s a pretty impressive increase — wouldn’t you like a chance to earn more money in the New Year?  3 reasons to invest in your professional development...

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Income Share Agreement

Income Share Agreement Income Share Agreement Explained Fact: Americans are more burdened by student loan debt than ever before. According to Student Loan Hero, the average debt at graduation from public and nonprofit colleges was $29,800 in 2018.  Tuition prices keep increasing, and many family incomes leave students with no other choice than to borrow money for higher education. Borrowers now owe a cumulative $1.6 trillion dollars of student loan debt, according to the U.S Federal Reserve. The cost of an education...

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Typography for Marketing

Typography for Marketing Typography for Marketing 101 Let’s talk about fonts. There is an art and a science behind typography for marketing, and it’s very important to understand the concepts in order to create a design that speaks both visually and verbally to your audience. According to HubSpot, the design of a typeface, the width of the strokes and the presence of a serif affect the way that we perceive a message. How cool is that? But what does this mean? What is Typography for Marketing? If you’re new to the...

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Drawing Tools in Illustrator

Drawing Tools in Illustrator 5 Drawing Tools in Illustrator to Create Vector Designs The Adobe Illustrator program is the leading program for designers to create logos, branding elements, advertisements, and graphics for businesses around the world. One of the major uses of this program is to create vector designs or vector graphics, categorized by their ability to be sized up or down without losing their quality. Logos and branding materials are most often made as a vector design because of the versatility of this file...

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