The Business of Graphic Design

Jean-Pierre Lacroix was a contributing author for RGD’s The Business of Graphic Design, “the first and only comprehensive Canadian guide to maintaining a graphic design business.”

The handbook covers professional business management as it applies to graphic design and the maintenance of a graphic design business. It provides an understanding of:

  • The education of a graphic designer
  • How to work with clients
  • Print and web technology principles
  • How to administer, market and staff a design consultancy

Jean-Pierre’s section of The Business of Graphic Design looks at consulting principals. Other contributors include  Ilise Benun, Ashlee Froese, Eli Gembom CPA, CALesley Ellen Harris J.D., Stephen Hodges, Dan Natale CPA, CA and Ian Wick.

The Business of Graphic Design is its third edition and is a required text for the RGD Certification Exam. RGD Members and Non-Members can order the book here.