How to Stand out When you Start on Youtube — w/ Melinda Livsey and Rahul

Want to know how to get started making youtube content? Want to know how long to make it? Want to know how to do an outro? In this episode, Melinda reveals that she want to make Youtube content with Rahul. They ask Chris for pointers on starting one. He explains how you should be right in the middle between educational and entertainment. 00:20 – Melinda and Rahul want to start a youtube show 02:46 – Ask your audience what points impacted them 05:30 – How do we keep it under 5 minutes if we have so much to say? 08:45 – Are people going to care about our stories? 12:10 – Entertainment vs. Educational 15:28 – Think about the show first and content second 21:57 – Start making content when you’re young 23:35 – Consume the content you’re trying to make 27:25 – Why go through the trouble to

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The Willy Wonka of Branding—Johnny Cupcakes "Do More Of What Makes You Happy"

He tricks hungry people for a living! In doing so, he’s earned the loyal following of thousands of fans who even tattoo the Johnny Cupcakes logo on their body. He enjoys bringing out the kid in everyone in a “non-creepy” way by inspiring others to “Do More Of What Makes You Happy.” Join us for an evening chat at The Futur studio, live with Chris Do and special guest, Johnny Earle of Johnny Cupcakes. What’s the Agenda? Chris and Johnny will have an open talk about low-cost marketing and…. wait, you’ve probably heard about Johnny’s cool marketing techniques already. We’ll shake things up and dive into other burning topics like business mindset, business evolution, and even get personal as they discuss parenting, work/life balance, and a dash of personal branding. Johnny’s Bio: N

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🔴 Logo Design Critique – The Futur Game of Thrones Challenge 2/3

The Futur wordmark design challenge. Learn how to design and improve your wordmark logos. This is the second round of our Unofficial Futur Game of Thrones Design challenge. A series of graphic design challenges to help you develop your skills and level up. In this episode, we review a selection of the top 50 entries from the #FuturGOTchallenge 2/3. In this live stream, we critique your wordmark designs, and select our top 5 choices for you to vote on. See all the details and vote for your favorite wordmark here: https://futur.shortstack.com/SGbwtk 2:00 – Challenge recap 3:21 – House Arryn 16:00 – House Baratheon 26:30 – House Bolton 30:15 – House Greyjoy 49:00 House Lannister 57:00 – House Martell 1:01:00 – House Stark 1:12:00 – House Targaryen 1:19:00 – House Tully 1:20:30 – House Tyre

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Designer, Illustrator, Writer: Do You Have To Specialize?

Easter Eggs and Love Notes Using Graphic Design and Illustration to Create a Kinder World Designer/Illustrator/Writer Stefan G. Bucher talks about using the tools of our trade to create work with a spirit of generosity—work that makes people feels seen and cared for, and that lets them experience the world more fully. He’ll also talk about how to increase the odds of having clients not only approve but embrace your work. Twitter: https://twitter.com/stefangbucher Instagram: https:// Facebook: https:// LinkedIn: https:// 3:00 – Stefan’s presentation 20:00 – Make work that lets people know they’re being considered – paying it forward 28:00 – Imposter syndrome , do you feel awkward working fro

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7 Tips to Create Game-Changing Content for Your Business

Why is video content crucial for your business’ success? Why should you start content marketing today? Why doesn’t advertising work anymore? Ted talks about the importance of video for any business and how it was one of the biggest things that made Aputure succeed. In his presentation, he shares 7 key tips to start creating effective content marketing. He also shares quick easy tips that any business owner can start implementing to make better videos today. 🔖On the stream, Chris recommended Seth Godin’s book “This is Marketing”: https://amzn.to/2ujggli 1:00 – You are not better than Content 2:30 – Tip 1: Stop selling your sh*t! Stop advertising. 4:40 – Focus on providing value. 5:15 – Tip 2: There is more than one way to make content. Creation vs. Collaborate vs. Curation. 9:

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Personal Branding – After Hours Chat

What is personal Branding? Can you benefit by applying the principles of branding to what you do? How does your appearance influence what people think of you? A casual, after-hours discussion. Mentioned on the stream: The power of vulnerability | Brené Brown: https://youtu.be/iCvmsMzlF7o 05:00 – “I’m here on borrowed time” – Henry 16:30 – What’s a personal brand 19:00 – breaking down personal brand 28:15 – What I am (telling your story) 31:30 – How people perceive you isn’t your problem, it’s theirs 33:10 – If people don’t like how you are, is that your fault? Would you change? 37:00 – What if people don’t like you? 42:30 – You only suck when you say you suck 49:00 – Only what you believe is true 52:00 – What true confidence is 53:25 – People buy you before your course

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Brand Identity Design Presentations and Critique – Young Guns EP 10

How did the Young Guns do on the airline design challenge? Who did the best job on branding a premium class for an airline? Find out, on this episode of Young Guns. Did you miss Episode 9? Catch up here: https://youtu.be/N0WD9KG7kEY How do you design a brand identity system for sub-brand? How do you present your ideas to a stakeholder or client? What is a design critique like and what is the process? In this episode of The Young Guns, the designers present their final projects for the last design challenge of the season — The First Class Airline Branding Design! Chris Do provides his critique on their work, presentation, and process while he delivers the hard truth and advice. See how the Young Guns complete this difficult assignment after the mid-point check in and learn along

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Freelance Business Design Advice w/ Hoodzpah Design

Hoodzpah is a nimble branding and design agency headquartered in Newport Beach, CA. From brand identity and custom type to illustration and packaging, we have our hands in all the cookie jars. We’ve worked on projects for cultural pillars like 20th Century Fox, Facebook, and Target, as well as countless small businesses, and the inevitable distant relative. We create to delight the disenchanted, to distract from the ordinary, and to decipher the wood from the trees. Each project is spearheaded by the Creative Directors and founders: Amy and Jennifer Hood. https://hoodzpahdesign.com Hoodzpah Design Co. #FABAS #TheFutur #BusinessOfDesign #BizofDesign — 💉Subscribe: https://goo.gl/F2AEbk We love getting your letters. Send it here: The Futur c/o Chris Do 1702 Olympic Blvd. Santa Monic

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