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Learn How to Build the Design Firm of Your Dreams with Drawn to Business!

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Disclaimer: Boasting Ahead!

We have to be honest with you.

We are gushing!

Our President, Bill Beachy, has just made us very proud.

Bill! Bill! He's our man!

Bill! Bill! He’s our man!

So please excuse us while take a moment to tell you about what Bill’s been working on, head down, nose to the grindstone, for the past 2 years…

Introducing Drawn to Business!

TA-DA!

TA-DA!

Drawn to Business is a brand-new book by illustrator, designer and lifelong entrepreneur William Beachy; it’s an insiders guide into how he built and runs Go Media, our graphic design firm here in Cleveland, Ohio.  Bill details his experiences working as a one-man firm from a bedroom in his father’s house and guides the reader through each lesson learned that allowed him to build Go Media into an internationally recognized 15 person firm with clients including Adobe, Progressive Insurance, Pepsi and Nike.

What’s Inside?

Well, have you ever wondered how design firms, like ours, start, stumble, and become successful?

Want to learn how to:

  • Raise money?
  • Charge for your design services?
  • Find the perfect business partner?
  • Take the appropriate legal steps when starting your business?
  • Track your company’s performance?
  • Hire the best employees?
  • Organize your company’s files?
  • Implement effective marketing strategies?
  • Land projects and stay profitable?
  • Battle burnout?
  • Deal with ebbs and flows?
  • Negotiate?
  • Retain clients?
  • ….just get started???

You’re in the right place.

Everything You’ve Always Wanted to Know about Business But Have Been Too Afraid To Ask

In Drawn to Business, Bill simply gives it all away.

Chock full of Bill’s anecdotes, real-world practical guidance, business principles, inspiring design and legal and accounting advice, you’ll learn to increase profits while doing the work you love.

 

Let’s Do This Thing!

A variety of Drawn to Business packages are available, so choose your own adventure.

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1. The Pro Package: $397 – Buy Now

Includes EVERYTHING you need to transform your design business. You get a physical and digital copy of Drawn to Business plus bonus PDF content and videos, the Business Plan Workbook, 3 design-focused video tutorials, Thread’s Not Dead: The Designer’s Guide to the Apparel Industry, and all the goodies inside the Freelance Survival Kit.

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2. The Plus Package: $197 – Buy Now

Includes a physical and digital copy of Drawn to Business, plus a collection of advice docs, videos, and a business plan workbook.

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3. Just The Book: EBook and Paperback options

Buy the PDF for $37 or the paperback for $47

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What Are You Waiting For?

Grab your copy of Drawn to Business now!  Once you’ve purchased the book, leave a comment below for your chance to win a free upgrade to the Drawn to Business Pro Package! Winner will be announced on Friday, October 18! * Winner must have purchased a copy of Drawn to Business by 5:00 p.m. ET on 10/18/2013 to be qualified.

 

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About the Author, Go Media

Go Media is a creative agency based in Cleveland, OH that specializes in print design, branding, and web development. We are also behind WMC Fest, GoMediaZine, the Arsenal, Mockup Everything and others.
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Discussion

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  • Lenny Terenzi

    OK! Money is crazy tight so I bit when I got the latest newsletter. Between Creative South and WMC Fest I realized I need have major work to do. Just turning 40 makes time of the essence! Thanks for sharing your experiences Bill and all the content contributors!

    • Heather Sakai

      Congratulations Lenny! You are the winner of our Drawn to Business Pro Package contest! You had some pretty good chances here, huh? Smiles from all of us! It’s on its way!

      • Lenny Terenzi

        WOOT WOOT!! Holy cow!! Awesome! THANK YOU SO MUCH!! I shall regale you all with song and praise on the interwebs! :)

  • Richard Neely

    Just purchase a copy of Drawn to Business and can’t wait to start reading it tonight. Thank you for listening and uderstanding the needs of artist who are trying to make it with limited resources and a lack of inside industry knowledge to make a difference. Thank You!!!!!!!

    • Heather Sakai

      Hey Richard. Thank you so much for purchasing Drawn to Business and thanks for entering. We’re sorry you didn’t win the contest this time around, but promise there will be more to come. Enjoy and please let us know how you like the book!