The handbook covers design consulting principles, understanding intellectual property, hiring and managing creative talent, administering a design business and marketing design services, in addition to sample forms and agreements. The book also includes advice from members of the Association from their experience in the creative industry as well as RGD's Rules of Professional Conduct.
Used as a text in many graphic design programs across Canada, over 15,000 copies of the first two editions have been distributed across the country and around the world. It is also a required text for the RGD Qualification Exam.
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