today’s so relatable! pic: flustered person staring at paul ready
"He bumbles around a little bit, which I’m quite used to doing on radio, as it turns out…"
Spec work being a hot button issue in our community recently afforded Dan Cassaro a swell of support when he publicly turned down Showtime’s offer of unpaid work. But despite the growing backlash against accepting projects without compensation, designers are content to remain silent about clients who refuse or systematically stall payment after a project is completed. While it remains important for members of our community to reject spec work invitations, we must also warn one another of those who leave contracts unfulfilled, turning what was legitimate work into a form of unpaid spec work.
"It says decaf on the tin but that doesn’t mean anything."
"… what does it mean, then.”