How I Got My First Design Job With No Experience (and Broke Into the Design Industry)

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Jeremy Chevallier
December 2019
Here’s how I broke into design—and some lessons for every young creative, often learned the hard way. Hopefully, I can help you learn them faster than I did.

How I Launched My Career in Design with a 365-Day Challenge

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Tatiana Bischak
December 2019
I never meant to become an illustrator. I didn’t think I was talented enough, and in truth, I accidentally became an illustrator because I did a 365-day illustration challenge.
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How Matt Legrice Turned a Bartending Job into a Design Career

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Mitchell Earl
December 2019
I find that I learn best when there is a real-world project to tackle, rather than making up fake projects that have no real-world limitations (and, of course, when there is money on the line). I have basically said “yes” to nearly every project that has come my way and have truly learned the entire business and skills of design through the projects that have come my way.

Why I Left Full-Time Entrepreneurship to Work at a Startup

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Jeremy Chevallier
December 2019
Every so often in life, we’re gifted with sudden opportunities. That’s what happened last month when my first freelance growth marketing gig unexpectedly turned into a full-time offer here at Crash.

The Job Hunt is Sales: A Collection of Job-Hunting Tips and Stories from Salespeople

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Morgan Von Gunten
November 2019
“If you want to radically improve your chances at getting a job you actually like, you have to do something to stand out from the crowd.”

The Sales Sequence That Got Bradley Five Interviews a Week and an Awesome Job in Sales

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Morgan Von Gunten
November 2019
There’s no reason you shouldn’t be doing everything you can to set yourself apart from the rest.

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