Practice Briefs and Where to Find Them
Why Use a Brief?
Where Do You Get a Brief?
There are plenty of places online to find practice briefs to work with. The briefs on these websites go from simple one sentace briefs to full blown informational packets, in a wide array of industries and methods.
Real World Experience
If you really want to make an impact with your work, check out local foundations or non-profits that might need your volunteer expertise. This route gives you to added benefit of learning to work with and speak to clients- something the website options can’t give you. Not only will you be expanding your skill set, you are helping those who typically dont have it in their budget for top notch design. So pick a cause you’re passionate about, and start reaching out to groups that could use your help.
P.S. If You’re dead set on tackling an unsolicited redesign, check out this medium article it’s a great example how to do it right:
One Month of Waking Up at 5 AM TLDR: I don't hate myself because of it. A few weeks ago, I decided to change my schedule. After a few weeks of self-disciplined work, I figured out I do my best work in the morning hours. By one o'clock in the afternoon, my attention...read more