For the past three years, BOH editor in chief Kaitlin Petersen has profiled a designer from each state for the 50 States Project. Here, she shares key insights uncovered in this year’s conversations to help you put your best foot forward in the months to come.
Every week in our Trade Tales column, we ask designers from all corners of the industry to weigh in on how they run their businesses. Here, we’ve selected 10 of our favorite responses from the past year.
After a golden era flush with cash, big ideas and wunderkind founders, the favorable landscape for direct-to-consumer startups hit the skids in 2022. Why are so many DTC brands shuttering, selling or flailing now? Fred Nicolaus breaks down three key reasons.
BOH’s Trade Tales podcast invites designers to share the often emotional lessons and experiences that led them to build a better business. Here, a look back at some of the most impactful stories shared in 2022.
As the year winds down, we’re looking back at the best stories of 2022—including tough love and shrewd strategies from Business Advice columnist Sean Low, who not only answers reader questions, but also unpacks the underlying business (and occasionally existential) quandaries that created the problem.