Books

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A collection of 40+ books for designers. These are an affordable mix of reference, design theory and practical guides that cover logo, brand identity, packaging, graphic design and related disciplines, recommended by established designers and managed by Richard Baird.

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Managing Clients

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A guide to help new designers work with and manage clients. Advice provided by international industry professionals, edited and curated by Richard Baird.

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Articles

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A continually updated collection of design articles covering graphic, brand identity and packaging design, design strategy, criticism, history and advice. Curated by Richard Baird.

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Logo Design – Studio Edition

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This article builds upon the tips submitted by freelance designers to the original Guide To Logo Design with those kindly provided by design studios, plus a couple drawn from my experience of reviewing their work for BP&O.

Each studio was asked to contribute a piece of advice that focused on the commercial realities and everyday practicalities of logo design today and that would help new designers manage and deliver their own effective brand identity solutions. Edited and curated by Richard Baird.

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Working With Web Developers

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A guide to help new designers work with and prepare their projects for web developers. Advice provided by international industry professionals, edited and curated by Richard Baird.

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Custom Typography

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A guide to help new designers develop bespoke and customised typographic solutions. Advice provided by international industry professionals, edited and curated by Richard Baird.

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Presentations

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A guide to help new designers present their work to clients verbally, visually, on and offline. Advice provided by international industry professionals, edited and curated by Richard Baird.

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Research And Strategy

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A guide to help new designers research and plan their design projects. Advice provided by industry professionals, edited and curated by Richard Baird.

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