10 Tips To Help Freelancers Prioritize Tasks

by Steven Snell

September 9, 2009 in Business/Freelance

Being a freelance designer brings a lot of challenges to the daily work aside from the expected design-related issues. Running your own business means that you’ll have to deal with finances, customer service, marketing and every other aspect of the business on top of the design or development work that produces an income. For many freelancers this juggling act is the hardest part of the being a freelance designer.

With so many things that always need to be done, and limited time to dedicate to these tasks, effectively prioritizing tasks is essential in order to achieve efficiency and productivity. If you’ve been working on your own for a while you are probably aware of the challenges that you face in this area, and maybe you are interested in working to improve your ability to effectively prioritize. If you are new to freelancing or just considering making the jump, this is a topic that demands attention.

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75 High-Quality Free Wood Textures

by Steven Snell

September 8, 2009 in Resources

Last week we released a pack of free high res wood textures for use in your own design work. Since there are a lot of high-quality wood textures available, and a wide variety to choose from, you may also have an interest in the textures that are showcased in this post. They come from several different websites and blogs.

wood texture

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Freebie: High Res Wood Texture Pack

by Steven Snell

September 3, 2009 in Freebies

Today we are releasing a pack of eight high resolution wood textures. They are free for personal or commercial use and no attribution or credit is required. You can get any of the textures individually via Flickr (click on the images below to go to Flickr), or you can download the whole set in a zip file at the end of this post. The resolution of the photos is 2560 x 1920.

DM Wood Texture #2

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