Recent content by Mercy Design

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    cow and gate re-brand project

    Software scmoftware- Did your college ask you to conduct a study of the company before you started your design? Did you think about who buys this stuff, and what influences their decision to buy? Did you think about the ways in which the current design isn't up to scratch, the age of the...
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    Print Quote please.

    Hi guys- can i get a print quote for this please 7" Sq Brochure & Case Description Text: 180 X 180mm Text: 24 Pages in total. Print 4 colour process + seal varnished both sides. Material Text: 170gm Lumi Gloss Slipcase: 350gsm Lumi Gloss Finishing Diecut Slip case , Fold and Glue...
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    Logo design service needed.

    @creatabledesign- thanks very much- such a lovely thing to do. XGem
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    Oh Bollocks!

    My Eyes! My Eyes!!!
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    The music biz, social media and your business

    Yep- I pay £9.99 a month which is a bargain compared to my old vinyl junkie days. Considering how high my horse is, I'm not sure I'd pay if it was very much higher- anything past £25 a month would probably put me off which is sad really. As far as a business model, social media behaves in the...
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    Apple Ipad - So what do we think?

    From a business perspective- we all need iPads to ensure that our work is relevant to the format, and to ensure that we're constantly evolving our output to suit it, along with pcs, macs, iPhones, Blackberries etc. From my perspective (i.e.business development) it marks a dramatic shift from...
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    Do networking events really work?

    I'm not a fan and never have been, of 'formal' networking events- there's far too much pressure to have the 'right' conversations with the 'right' people and honestly, I don't think I've ever met the person who signs the cheques. I find that taking the time to identify a company we want to...
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    The music biz, social media and your business

    Firstly- the Spotify model represents a shockingly bum deal to the musician and essentially de-values their product. I know it's been argued that artists recoup through touring and 360 branding deals, but this just isn't the case for the the majority of the artists, who would in the 80s and 90s...
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    Desktop or Laptop?

    Oh god yes, I'm totally sold on the ipad. Just need to sit tight and wait it out for 2nd gen. It's going to prove invaluable for business development, pitches etc. Mercy : Design Agency and Literature & Arts Collective : London / Liverpool : UK
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    Desktop or Laptop?

    Our plan is to use desktops for work and now I'm beginning to think an iPad is the way to go for pitches and presentations. I would die without my laptop because I'm all over the shop and I work from home, my designers rarely leave their desks and when they do, I don't want them to be working...
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    Urban T-Shirt Design Required

    hi Krome- I've sent you a few links to some of our illustrations- can you give me an idea of whether or not these are relevant to your style of urban. Agency - What we've done // Mercy : Design Agency and Literature & Arts Collective : London / Liverpool : UK Arctic Monkeys 'Favourite...
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    A disgrace to our profession:

    I've just picked this up from the DBA LinkedIn Group. It's so shocking I though you lot should also see it here : From: robert@iwantadesign.com Date: 21 May 2010 14:31:46 BST Subject: Iwantadesign.com Hi I hope you don’t mind me emailing you but we have just set up a website called...
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    Business Logo

    Dear business owners... See that request for a quotation up there- that's how you do it. well done and good luck in your business report writing company. I wish you well- unlike the stone body builder and the twenty quid film company. Mercy : Design Agency and Literature & Arts...
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    Could you critique our site please.

    Mercy : Design Agency, Literature & Arts Collective : London / Liverpool : UK Hi peeps, Our site's been live for about 12 months now and it'd be really cool for me to hear your thoughts on the design and functionality. Also, from a branding perspective- I'd love to hear your thoughts on...
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    Creatabledesign.co.uk design start

    hahaha- busier than me even! Leave 'em wanting more kid. Mercy : Design Agency, Literature & Arts Collective : London / Liverpool : UK
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