Today there are thousands of designers on the internet but its too difficult to find a best designer. Because only skill does not make anyone successful but there are some special rules, qualities and characteristics of a best designer which make them successful. These rules make them different from other people in the market. Today we will list 5 rules of best designer which make them successful.
1. Always welcome criticism
First of all a lot of criticism is faced by designers mostly in their early days. That is the time which can turn them into zero or can make them hero. Because when a lot of criticism is faced by the designers then they start worrying about their profession and then they leave designing as profession. But those designers became successful who always accept criticism and expect worrying about work make it more perfect. Its also commonly known that criticism helps in growing, that’s why always accept positive criticism to make your work perfect.
2. Make a strong portfolio
Quality designers have a strong portfolio. In which they put all types of designing work done by them. Don’t worry if your are new and have not done enough work. Because designer should make a strong portfolio before stepping in professional designing. For making strong portfolio create designs of different types and styles to make a positive impact. For making a strong portfolio you can also give some of designs for free, for example, you can create logos for different websites for free. This thing does not only help you in filling your portfolio but it will also help you in developing contacts with clients.
3. Always cooperate with clients
This is the most important rule followed by the successful designers. They always cooperate with their clients. Most importantly they always respect deadlines, work before deadline does only make clients happy but this practice also increase in the reputation of the designer.
4. Only do what’s asked
Another important rule followed by the successful designers “only do what’s asked by the clients”. Because clients know what’s their need, that’s why you don not have need to be more creative in design without any reason. If client have asked for the simple design then just do it simply, if they have asked for modern design then provide them design made of modern trends.
5. Develop presentation skill
Presentation skills also make designers successful. Designers should have power of speech to support their work, to tell clients why to work with them and to tell others what are the qualities of their design. So presentation skills matter a lot in convincing clients.
So these are the 5 rules followed by the successful designers. Every designer but especially newbie should follow these rules to be successful.