Learn how to spot a professional

Some of the logos I’ve designed for my clients over the years.

Red Flag #1: The price tag is less than $330.80.


Pretend your designer is a chef

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What is a logo concept?


What to expect from a logo designer

A 20-something man in a teal shirt smiles welcomingly while pointing at a notebook next to his laptop.
A 20-something man in a teal shirt smiles welcomingly while pointing at a notebook next to his laptop.
What a logo designer looks like, I guess (that’s me)


Six examples of getting the gig just by asking for it

I once got to spend four months on Midway, one of the world’s most remote islands, simply because I asked to. Photo by Eric Dale/FWS Volunteer

#1: The internship


Five minutes in the evening can save you hours in the morning

Photo by author

In an entertainment landscape dominated by independent content creators, micro-subscriptions are the future

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Five user experience techniques to exploit

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1. Make sure visitors are confronted with your FREE e-book about the EASY way to make money online with NO EFFORT before they can see your site.


Rising above the ordinary during the extraordinary

My current home office set-up

1. Relax.


There’s never been a better time to hunker down and make something.

Toilet paper to do list: wash hands, stay inside, HUSTLE.
Toilet paper to do list: wash hands, stay inside, HUSTLE.

The Emotions That Can Save Us From Plastic Pollution

A tiny portion of the albatross nesting area on Sand Island, at about 50% capacity.

Eric Dale

Designer, photographer, writer, you name it — my career journey never ends. ericdalecreative.com

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