As part of a special Graphic Design Week over on the Tuts+ network, I’ve written a series of articles of business tips and new career advice to help beginner designers and those in the early stages of their careers. You might find some of them useful – have a look at these links:
Preparing and Talking About Your Graphic Design Portfolio
Advice on putting together and showing a physical (rather than online) graphic design portfolio.
Spot UVs, Proofs, Roll Folds and Other Printing Terminology Explained
A guide to some of the most common printing terms with a brief explanation of each.
A 20 Minute Intro to Typography
An introduction to some of the basics of typography and the most common areas that are important in graphic design work.
There’s a very big list of useful articles and tutorials being published during the week, for designers at all levels – take a look at the full list.