Copywriters & Designers: Who Leads? Copywriters & Designers: Who Leads?
Marketing and branding exist at the intersection of graphic design and copywriting. While the relationship between a graphic designer and a copywriter isn’t always perfect, their marriage can be conducive and even thrive with proper communication and collaboration. It truly thrives on the understanding that everyone has something to offer. Each person brings a skill […]read more
How Video Calling Enables International Entrepreneurship How Video Calling Enables International Entrepreneurship
Growing up, visiting my friends and family in Israel came with an overwhelming electricity of seeing each other for the first time in a long time. We would kiss and hug one another, then hold each other at arm’s length, reacquaint ourselves with each other’s faces, discovering new freckles and wrinkles, filling in the blanks […]read more
Going Into Business With Your Best Friend: A Good Idea or Potential Problem? Going Into Business With Your Best Friend: A Good Idea or Potential Problem?
Originally Published on Alley Watch: My best friend and I would lock ourselves in my tiny, yellow room in Brooklyn, sitting on my bed with a hundred pieces of paper around us, quietly and carefully plotting how we would launch our business. This was an exercise we had done several times during the course of […]read more
Debunking the Myth That to Be Successful, You Must Be Mean Debunking the Myth That to Be Successful, You Must Be Mean
On a recent Tuesday, I opened my computer to find a message from a friend, Katherine, who I hadn’t spoken to in a while. The message read: “Hey Emily!! How are you?! It’s been forever! I have a question for you if you feel comfortable sharing, I am looking to start my own design business […]read more