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We are proud to provide resources for employers and employees in the interactive, creative, and digital industries to find helpful industry news, advice and guidance. Over the years, we have learned a lot of valuable information about our field. So we’re sharing some of our best resources and most useful knowledge with you.

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Need a New Resume?

resume writing
Download our guidebook to writing a resume that will get you hired! We'll talk optimum page count, applicant tracking systems, details Recruiters want to see, and more!
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Need Salary Ranges?

salary guide
Not sure what you should be paying your creatives? This handy guide is your “Cliff Notes” to salary guides. It breaks down digital, creative, and marketing salaries by cost of living and city based on three market tiers. Download your copy here.
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Need to Set Your Salary?

Whats your price
Asking yourself "how do I determine my pay rate?" Let Artisan New York Managing Director Haris Silic take the guesswork out of setting your salary. Read on for practical tips and formulas to help you figure out what to charge.
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Need Career Advice?

ask a recruiter
Have a burning question for a recruiter? Need help creating a killer resume? Wondering what to say to a Hiring Manager in an interview? We're here to help!
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User Experience or User Interface?

ui vs ux
Every industry is full of acronyms, but perhaps nowhere more than in the world of high technology. Recently we’ve been hearing the terms UX and UI interchanged, especially as demand for these skilled digital designers has increased. But the truth is, although these roles have similarities, the expertise needed for these jobs is actually different.
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The Skills Every Designer Needs

future of design
What do you need to succeed? We highly recommend polishing your soft skills, including your ability to sketch out a design and communicate it to a client. What does the future of design hold? These five skills will help you stay competitive in the decade to come.
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Your “How to Hire” Handbook

hiring a freelancer
This free, downloadable PDF guidebook will walk you through everything you need to know about hiring freelancers. From why creatives choose to freelance to busting myths, hiring quickly, and what to pay – this guide has it all. Download your copy today.
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Pay Day: What Creatives are Making Now

salary guide
Not sure what you should be paying your creatives? This handy guide is your “Cliff Notes” to salary guides. It breaks down digital, creative, and marketing salaries by cost of living and city based on three market tiers. Download your copy here.
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Who Does What?

job descriptions
Looking for help writing job descriptions? This page lists types of positions our clients commonly ask us to fill and includes role requirements and suggested software proficiency for potential hires.
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Choosing A Staffing Partner

staffing agency
This free, downloadable PDF will help you access and compare different staffing partners. Print it off as many times as you like and fill it out during phone screenings and in-person interviews with different recruiting agencies to compare companies and identify the best match for your business. Download it now by clicking here.
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