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6 life lessons from the typographers at Typekit

In so many ways, great design is representative of the way we should live our lives: keep it simple, try new things, and help make others’ lives easier. The team at design collaboration platform InVision recently interviewed two of the best designers in the business: Elliot Jay Stocks, Creative Director of Adobe Typekit and the founder of typography magazine 8 Faces, and Jake Giltsoff, Designer at Typekit. InVision gave us a sneak peek at their conversation, and we’ve compiled six life lessons that all designers should consider.

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Nightmare clients & how you can avoid them

Clients come in all shapes and sizes. They’re the lifeblood of any creative agency, bringing with them problems to be solved in return for hard cash. So when someone comes along with an exciting project it’s easy to get excited about the design possibilities without thinking too clearly about for whom you will be working.

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Entirely New App Economy

Apple’s iOS is set to explode to every corner of computing. iOS 8 has within it the making of an entirely new app economy, centered not on the phone, but every aspect of computing you can imagine

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Take time and reflect

YOUR BRAND HELPS SET YOU APART FROM THE COMPETITION

In today’s global market, it is critical to stand apart from the crowd. You are no longer competing on a local stage, your organisation now competes in the global economy. How do you stand out from the thousands or millions of similar organisations around the world?

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