Creative Business

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The latest issues of Creative Business

Our November/December issue features articles on: 1) when and how to follow-up presentations and proposals, 2) a year's end look at how well you're doing, and 3) guidelines for seasonal greetings and gifts. Advice on: time sheet requests, open purchase orders, design reping, better estimating, low-ball pricing, client delays, concept spec, and web development protection. Management norm on: paying finder's fees. Order issue…

Our special December issue is about today's promotional options, which range from traditional mailings to social media. To find out which are more likely to produce new business, we surveyed thousands of principals of both single-and multi-person creative firms in October 2016. This issue reports on the results, and the conclusions that can be drawn. Order issue…

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