The Business of Graphic Design: A Professional's Handbook is the first and only comprehensive Canadian guide to maintaining a graphic design business.
The Handbook covers professional business management as it applies to graphic design and the maintenance of a graphic design business. It provides an understanding of: the education of a graphic designer, how to work with clients, print and web technology principles and how to administer, market and staff a design consultancy.
The book is comprised of several sections by experts in their field. Best-selling author and lawyer Lesley Ellen Harris contributes the chapter, "Intellectual Property and Copyright." Jean-Pierre Lacroix RGD, President of Shikatani Lacroix Brandesign, one of the largest design firms in Canada, contributes a chapter on consulting principles. Other contributors include: Arlene Gould RGD, Coordinator of the Design Management Certificate Program at Ryerson University, Christina Jackson, Director of Design Evangelism at Aquent and Kanish Thevarasa CA, CMA, Managing Partner, Kanish + Partners.
Expect the third edition to be released in Fall 2013.
The RGD Professional Handbook is now available for online download:
Regular pricing: $28.25
RGD Student member pricing: 50% discount
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