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Becoming a Graphic and Digital Designer: A Guide to Careers in Design, 5th Edition by Veronique Vienne, Steven Heller

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Chapter 2Starting a Studio or Working for Someone Else

There are at least two options when building a design career: working for someone or working for oneself. The former requires getting hired by an existing studio or firm; the latter, and more complicated option, is to start your own business. Some designers take this leap immediately out of school; others acquire more experience through employment with businesses on which they might model their own.

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