Category: tips

  • Do more of what you want

    This is the year of doing. No more planning. I’m going to go out and do the things I want to do… finally. [eightcolumns class=”centered”] I’m a big fan of Vimeo. If you don’t know about it, its where all the cool kids go to post videos online. Maybe not the cool kids, but the…

  • Realistic Expectations

    Having the proper expectations about a creative endeavor goes a long way towards making a successful project. Take some time to understand what is really going to happen compared to what you might think. [eightcolumns class=”centered”] Proper expectations are essential If you decide to make a film or commercial for your Dallas Fort Worth business,…

  • Speaking Only One Design Language

    This article is one we take to heart at House of Sticks. It is a lesson for every creative to grasp, practice and hone, for it is the single thing that separates good creatives from average ones. World-class designers are experts at this. [eightcolumns class=”centered”] I know the title may not be clear but stick…

  • Why Pay for Creative?

    Just like you are attempting to become the best at what you do for a living, so are creative people. Don’t take lightly their desire to please, aim high and accomplish the impossible. The trick is finding a good one to work with. [eightcolumns class=”centered”] Paying for creative work could be the only way forward….

  • Working with Creatives

    Creative people are a different kind of people. We think about things differently. We really take pride in our work and have a tendency to get married to what we are making. [eightcolumns class=”centered”] Working with creatives is just going to be different. A leadership position and working with creatives is going to require special…

  • 10 Things to Inspire Creativity

    Creativity like the newly discovered toy under the tree. Call it, “innovative”, “story-telling”, “forward-thinking” any of the corporate buzz words, its all the same thing and we all want more of it. [eightcolumns class=”centered”] Being creative is sexy Here are some ways to make creativity actually happen. Whether you work in a creative industry or…