Taking a risk
Taking risks has led me to some of the most exciting things and experiences of my life. I made a lot of mistakes and failed a lot along the way in my career. But, in the end, everything worked out well.
Working with international clients introduced me to a completely different method of interacting with people when I first began working with them in 2015. Meeting people from different countries and cultures has forced me to reconsider how I do my job and communicate with them.
You can go through life in one of two ways. First — you have the option of doing what everyone else is doing, or second — pursuing your own interests. I've been on both sides.
Words about energy
Energy is a determinant of the proper interaction of all human life systems.The better things go in all aspects of your life, the more energy you have. The more energy you have, the better things go.The worse things get, the less energy there is and, as a result, things get even worse.
Listen > Talk
My mentors taught me that the ability to listen is more important than the ability to speak. The ability to ask questions is more important than knowing the answers. This is not being taught anywhere.
How to price design projects?
I'd like to share a story with you. The story revolves around two designers. Each designer makes approximately $5,000 per month. Both designers are equally capable and skilled. Both designers have a comparable portfolio and level of work quality. There is one significant difference between these two designers, however.