Relying on your talent alone isn’t enough to get you the job/raise/promotion/work-life balance that you’ve dreamed of.

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Relying on your talent alone isn’t enough to get you the job/raise/promotion/work-life balance that you’ve dreamed of.

4 Ways to Stand Out as a Creative in Corporate

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It seems that no one realized creatives needed a different system of working in the corporate world: The corporate systems in place are not designed to support artists, designers and creatives, and oftentimes our creativity is the first thing that goes–But it doesn’t have to be like that.

The Problem with Being a Designer in a Corporate World

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How to Get More Creative Freedom in Your Corporate Design Job

Most people assume that once they land that first job in the career they want, they’re going to be on their way–That once you’re in it, you naturally get taken down a career path.

But a career of purpose and intention requires purpose and intention.

How to Get More Creative Freedom in Your Corporate Design Job

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Told I wouldn't succeed as a designer blog post by grace kim portland

I wasn’t expecting him to necessarily love any of them, but I wasn’t prepared for the words that came out of his mouth…

When My Boss Told Me I Wouldn’t Succeed.

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How I Became a Fashion Designer Blog Post by Grace Kim Portland

It was a year-long whirlwind of being called into something I never dreamed I would do.

From Fraud to Success: How I Became a Fashion Designer

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Fashion Design Horror Story Blog Post by Grace Kim Portland

I was a few weeks into my first full-time assistant design job and I was shocked that this was real life. After all, I thought this kind of thing only happened in movies?

A Fashion Design Horror Story

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5 Standards of Every Grace Kim Portland Design Blog Post

Did you know Grace Kim Portland started as a clothing line?

The 5 Standards of Every Grace Kim Portland Design

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