RGD LinkedIn discussions cover industry issues: working file requests, retainer agreements, little pay vs big exposure and more
30/01/14
RGD's LinkedIn Group provides a forum for all creative professionals to share insights, discuss issues and connect with a community of informed and experienced designers.

 

Join a Discussion

In an industry as dynamic as graphic design, LinkedIn discussions provide a great opportunity to connect with fellow professionals, share opinions with industry peers and stay up to date developments impacting the profession.

 

Recent RGD LinkedIn Discussions:

- Dealing with requests from clients for working files

- Tools for streamlining in-house design workflow

- Suggestions for offsite backup options

- Using retainer agreements

- Designer liability in the case of a client illegally using fonts or images protected under copyright

 

Ask a Question

The RGD LinkedIn group is a great place to pose questions relating to industry practices, resources and tools. If you need suggestions or insight on new products or if you're looking for someone with expertise in a specific area, the RGD LinkedIn Community is a  resource of experienced and informed designers who can help.

 

Examples of questions answered by RGD's LinkedIn Group:

- Can anyone recommend a great accountant in Toronto who knows the ins and outs of filing taxes for a creative freelancer?

- Does anyone know a talented cartoonist they can recommend?

- Where can I host an embedded file for a client online? 

- What do interviewers look for in a portfolio?

- How should I respond to a client who wants a lot of work for little pay, but is offering a project that will provide big exposure?

 

Receive RGD Updates

In addition to the Group, RGD's Company Page on LinkedIn features updates from the Association including Case Studies, Featured RGDs, Upcoming Events, Discounts and more. Make sure to follow this page to keep track of RGD news and programming.  

 

Highlight Your Designation

To take advantage of LinkedIn's networking potential and identify your RGD designation to other industry professionals, make sure your profile is set up according to the format outlined here: http://www.rgd.ca/2013/07/30/members-invited-to-explore-new-rgd-linkedin-page.php