8 Ways to Improve Design Skills This Summer

Consume Content by the Design Greats

Try Something New

Get Numbers to Back up Your Success

Network Authentically

Getting coffee with a design leader in a beautiful setting? What could be better?

Check out Conferences in Your Area and Beyond

Put Your Best (Digital) Foot, Forward

  • Does your LinkedIn profile have links to your recent work and have appealing descriptions of your landmark projects? Have you added in a header photo and a professional profile picture? Have you worked to infuse a bit of your personality to show potential employers who you are, along with what kind of designer you are?
  • Is your website optimized for search engines with metadata and appropriate copy? Have you redesigned your site recently to showcase your personal style?
  • Do you interact with discussions related to your industry (for example, participating in Twitter chats) and build community on social media sites?

Find Inspiration in New Places

Living the dream.

Remember that Design Skills Are Diverse

How Do You Hone Your Design Skills?



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