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Is Graphic Design for Me?

Is Graphic Design for Me?

So, you’re thinking of becoming a full-time graphic designer.

It’s not an easy choice. In fact, many parents discourage it and they do have their reasons. No matter how long you’ve been learning about all the techniques, art movements, and color theories during your college years, it still takes a lot to prepare yourself for the reality of being a graphic designer.

A necessary nightmare

Once you become a full-time graphic designer, you’ll be facing one of your biggest but necessary nightmares: the client. The client is an unpredictable creature who holds your sleeping...


Mental Health Awareness Takes Center Stage with Every Brilliant Thing

Mental Health Awareness Takes Center Stage with Every Brilliant Thing

It’s never easy to talk about mental health. The stigma in society forces people to hide or even invalidate such negative and crippling emotions.

But even in conservative countries like the Philippines, more people are breaking the taboo on mental health through different avenues of action. The Sandbox Collective and 9Works Theatrical delivers mental health awareness in a new light to Manila with their adaptation of Duncan MacMillan’s internationally acclaimed Every Brilliant Thing.

Directed by Jenny Jamora, Every Brilliant Thing is a one-woman show about Angela (played by...


Maintaining Work and Life Balance

Maintaining Work and Life Balance

Technology has redefined how we work. With the Internet, communication has never been more efficient between office mates. Young professionals can now also work remotely in the comfort of their homes. Nowadays, checking your emails first thing in the morning is a must.

Although the change in the normal work schedule has its benefits, its a double-edged sword. The line between work and life becomes blurred and work seeps into the time that should be spent for chores, recreation, or rest.

The symptoms of a chaotic work-life balance start to show. You’re obsessively checking...


2019 Valentine’s Day Horoscopes

2019 Valentine’s Day Horoscopes

Aries
You can feel the thrill of the chase in chasing your passions.
Taurus
Get out of bed and keep an open mind to find your special someone.
Gemini
Don’t resist the change that’s about to come in your love life.
Cancer
Ruminate on what you really want out of love.
Leo
Take a break from work and focus on love, whether for someone else or for yourself.
Virgo
Don’t limit yourself in the realm of love.
Libra
A bit of alone time will clear up your mind.
Scorpio
Be in the moment and appreciate all forms of love around...


Making Your Content Personal

Making Your Content Personal

Vying for people’s attention has never been so difficult. Last 2018, people were consuming as much as 6 hours, 19 minutes of digital media per day. With all those photos and videos being churned out by social media platforms, the chance of your own content getting drowned out is highly likely.

That’s why making your content personal is one of the most important steps to take in content marketing. Content marketing isn’t and shouldn’t be limited to just constantly publishing new things on your pages but creating relevant, relatable, and engaging content for your specific audience....