057: How to Work with a Creative Professional

Regardless of the type of business you’re building, there will come a time when you’ll need to work with a creative professional.

Whether you need a designer, developer, photographer, videographer, writer, or other type of creative pro, knowing how to work with him/her is essential to getting the quality necessary for making your products and services better.

The main points we’ll cover:

  1. Make it a team effort
  2. The “dentist” theory
  3. This isn’t like buying something on Amazon—it takes time
  4. Why you shouldn’t use 99 Designs, Fiverr, or Upwork (if you can help it)
  5. How to get the best work

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Thomas is a Graphic Designer, Web Developer, and founder of Rightly Designed. For over a decade, he’s had the privilege of working with a wide variety of individuals and organizations, spanning from traditional publishing houses to numerous independent professionals.

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