Glacier Destroying Whiskers

2013.09.27 - Moustache

Freelancing requires meeting people, and conversations can sometimes need a little nudge to get going. It has come to my attention that my handlebar moustache is a bit of an ice-breaker, but the 2013 Just For Men National Beard and Mustache Championships featured some real glacier-destroyers.

The Art (and Design) of War: Chapter 1 - Making of Plans

2013.08.18 - Art and Design of War

Photo by kanegen

This is the first article in The Art (and Design) of War series, and considers the first chapter of The Art of War: The Making of Plans. Sun Tzu effectively lays out the core principles that will bind his teachings throughout the rest of his work, and I do my very humble best to apply them to the modern world of Freelance Graphic Design.

The Art (and Design) of War: How Sun Tzu Helps Us in the Battlefield of Freelancing

2013.08.18 - Art and Design of War

Photo by kanegen

Being a fan of strategy games such as the epic Civilization series, I was enchanted by the timeless tome that is Sun Tzu's Art of War. An ancient Chinese text composed of 13 chapters, each dedicated to an aspect of warfare. …

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