Land Your First Graphic Design Job

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Land Your First Graphic Design Job

Looking to get hired for your first graphic design job? Learn tips, tools, and must-haves to become a competitive graphic design candidate.

By Awesome Design Academy

When and where

Date and time

Friday, April 7 · 12 - 1:30pm PDT



About this event

  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Mobile eTicket

Whether you are a recent graduate or looking to pivot into the graphic design field, this class is for you!

In this class, you will:

  • Gain clarity on what jobs you can do and how much money you can make
  • Get resume, portfolio and interviewing tips
  • Learn the must-haves to be a competitive candidate

You will also receive a bonus resource sheet and design job checklist.

About Your Instructor

Shannel Wheeler is a creative and brand strategist, graphic designer, instructor, author, and founder of Awesome Design Academy. She is an alum of The Ohio State University and SCAD Atlanta, studying both visual communication design and interactive design. With nearly 20 years of professional experience, Shannel has a breadth of experience creating branding and design solutions for Fortune 500 clients, corporate brands, nonprofits, small businesses, tech startups, and her own entrepreneurial pursuits. Her experience also includes managing teams, clients, and projects.

About Awesome Design Academy

Awesome Design Academy teaches beginners graphic design to help you enhance the work you do. Learn more here.

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