The Angry Designer

The Secret to becoming an Overnight Success!

Dec. 2, 2020

Why other companies become an overnight success while you're on a never ending hamster wheel? The guys discuss their experiences with overnight sensations and what it takes to become one. You will leave this episode with a new found sense of encouragement and direction to becoming an overnight sensation.

Keep it stupid simple: design, business, life

Nov. 25, 2020

Keep it Stupid Simple! The guys discuss Hicks law and how it applies to not only UX, but branding, logos and marketing.

Generalist or Specialist - who has the real value.

Nov. 20, 2020

Generalist, Specialist or just Niche? Which path provides more value to your clients and more reward to your career?

Good artists copy. Great artists steal.

Nov. 16, 2020

Have you ever struggled with coming up with an original idea, and feel that you are cheating by looking at other peoples work for inspiration or better yet, for ideas?

Don't fear the WhiteSpace

Nov. 2, 2020

WhiteSpace defenders - UNITE! Why do clients hate WhiteSpace so...the Gents rant about WhiteSpace and how to use it, and defend it.

Stop overanalyzing - why good enough IS good enough!

Oct. 1, 2020

Have you ever had a customer who initially loved what you pitched them, but returned the next day with so much feedback it's as though they hated it? In this episode, the guys talk about focusing in on a customers initial reaction, and why overthinking an idea can be the end of a project. You will leave with a new way to approach pitching work and an understanding on why good enough is actually great!

Logo Envy - how to avoid it by charging MORE for your work!

Sep. 27, 2020

Have you ever looked at someone else's logo on social media and wondered why your logos don't ever look like that? The Angry Designers talk about Logo Envy, the importance of having and following a logo design process, the realities of what you are seeing on Social media and platforms like Behance and Dribble, and how to charge more than ever for your logos. You won't feel envious of anyone else's logo again!

The arrogant, pretentious, egotistical designers we all secretly hate

Sep. 20, 2020

We all know them, but do we really like them? We find them in Graphic design, Web design, Logo design, and UX design. Sometimes the great ones can inspire us, but often they leave us feeling inadequate and questioning if this is the right industry for us. The Angry Designer shares feelings, stories and opinions openly about the stereotypical designer that has given us all a bad name. 

The arrogant, pretentious, egotistical designers we all secretly hate

Sep. 20, 2020

We all know them, but do we really like them? We find them in Graphic design, Web design, Logo design, and UX design. Sometimes the great ones can inspire us, but often they leave us feeling inadequate and questioning if this is the right industry for us. The Angry Designer shares feelings, stories and opinions openly about the stereotypical designer that has given us all a bad name. 

Google Algorithm - WTF?

Sep. 14, 2020

With so many companies relying on organic SEO, Google claims to continuously try and evolve their algorithms to provide a great experience for the end user and keep the playing field even for businesses. But are they really?