The Angry Designer

A design podcast to help fuel designers to reach a 20, 30 or even 40-year career. We want to call-out the bull that we’ve all encountered to help designers through those times when they feel fed up and ready to pack it in. Design is an industry of passion - we help designers rediscover it.

Recent Episodes

Overused BUZZWORDS & WHY you need to stop using them NOW!!!

Sept. 14, 2021

There is an evil plague that is making it's way through the business world - making it increasingly difficult to understand your peers! It's leaving its mark across emails, texts and even worse, in person. We are talking a…

Humility or Arrogance; is one a sign of Imposter Syndrome?

Sept. 7, 2021

Does being a humble designer automatically mean you suffer from imposter syndrome or is that the highest form of confidence? Are arrogant designers more successful? Catch this fired up episode of The Angry Designer as they c…

Design killer: How perfection causes more problems than it solves

Aug. 31, 2021

As design experts, we spend SO much of our time sweating the small stuff. Does that pixel look weird? Should I move that letter a fraction of a cm to the left? Is that font bold enough? Reality check. Those things just DON'T…

To Steal a Design or Not to Steal a Design? Where is thou line

Aug. 24, 2021

Good artists copy, great artists steal. This popular saying has been parroted by Steve Jobs and even Pablo Picasso. While having your work copied is said to be flattering - plagiarism just sucks. But where is the line? Join …

Dope or Nope: The city of Los Angeles has a new logo - who knew a city had a logo?

Aug. 17, 2021

Get yourself ready for a dose of nostalgia, we’re heading back to the 80s and dissecting the sh*t outta the Los Angeles logo. Join The Angry Designers for another charged up episode of Dope or Nope, as they give an objective…

They Paid HOW MUCH for that Logo? The TOP most expensive logos & how to charge the same

Aug. 10, 2021

They are NOT Myths ...logos can cost more than Houses, Mansions, even a whole damn Island! From the iconic Nike Swoosh to the broadcasting giants across the pond at the BBC, this week The Angry Designers rant about the ridic…

Recent Blog Posts

Dope or Nope: the new Pfizer logo smells like boloney

Dope or Nope: the new Pfizer logo smells like boloney Sometime, you really have to wonder if designers believe the boloney they dish out when they expec…

Chasing money tips for graphic designers - Get paid!

F**k you, pay me. People will do anything not to pay you. Use these tips to protect yourself, get paid, and ensure you can collet.

How a graphic designer can win a decision by committee

Opinions are not equal – Decision by committee plagues all designers sooner or later in their careers.