Rookie Designer 170 - School or Hard Knocks

July 30th, 2018 · 48 mins 10 secs

About this Episode

This week Carl and Jake discuss how they each learned to become graphic designers. One going to school and the other learning from hands on experience. This has been a hot button issue for ever among the creative community. They discuss the pro and cons of both situations. They also discuss alternative education methods that are becoming more and more popular. Jake has a bit of a crazy news item to share and they end with their Rookie Recommendations for the week.

Design News:
Adobe will reportedly bring the full Photoshop to the iPad
Japanese company uses armpit advertising to one-up competition

Rookie Recommendations:
Carl - Dr. McGillicuddy's Intense Butterscotch
Jake - Graphic Means

The Client Attraction Mindset by Taughnee
Link to Book - The Client Attraction Mindset
Interview with Taughnee - [Rookie Designer Podcast Eps 169](
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