The Angry Designer

A Graphic Design Podcast that speaks the truth, not sugarcoats it.

The Angry Designer is a No-Bull Graphic Design Podcast that cuts through industry jargon & nonsense, to help frustrated Graphic Designers survive and thrive. From bad design trends, burnout and ageism, to difficult customers - no topic is off the table.

Graphic Design Podcast Episodes

Paul Rands 7-Step Logo Test for Graphic Designers

Jan. 31, 2023

A legend of the space with a Graphic Design career spanning over 60 years, Paul Rand's designs shaped some of the biggest and most memorable brand logos to date, including industry giants like IBM, ABC, UPS, ENRON, Westinghouse, and of course, the still to this day questionable NeXT 👀

The Most Effective Logo: Which Type of Logo Do Consumers Prefer?

Jan. 24, 2023

There are good logos, there are bad logos, and there are logos so terrible that they're amazing 😆

Productivity Powerhouse Tips for Graphic Designers - PART 2

Jan. 17, 2023

Are you ready for 15 more expert-recommended tips for Graphic Designers to increase their efficiency?

30 Tips to Skyrocket a Graphic Designers Efficiency

Jan. 10, 2023

The start of a new year is an awesome opportunity to look at how we can AMP UP our graphic design game over the next 12 months.

Graphic Design Podcast for beginners to the experienced

We want to cut through the tyrannical bull that graphic designers encounter all too often in the design industry - be it from celebrity designers & trusted influencers, to other graphic design podcasts and even our peers.

So we started the Angry Designer podcast, an entertaining, no-bull graphic design podcast to help frustrated graphic designers survive & thrive.

Our podcast episodes cover topics from design, technology, trends, burnout, ageism, conflicting personalities, and even the general ridiculousness of the industry.

Graphic Design Blog Posts

Six FREE Graphic Design tools to make you a more efficient Graphic Designer

Are you ready to Amp Up your graphic design efficiency game?
It goes without saying that as graphic designers, efficiency comes with the territory and to be a successful graphic designer, you’ve got to stay on top of that efficiency, not just for your client’s sake, but for your own state of mind!

Interview Questions for Graphic Designers: How to Answer Them and What They Are Looking For!

Let’s face it! It’s tough to answer interview questions on the spot. But we’ll talk about why potential clients or employers as these questions and how you could answer these questions.

File management for Graphic Designers

File management. It’s not sexy, it might be a dull topic, but its damn important! SO many people underestimate the importance of file management. But the better you get at it, the better designer you are, and the easier your life is. And THAT…