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Bonnie Siegler
Dear Bonnie: Lost in London
12.18.14

Are you as good as you think you are? Is your job?

Bonnie Siegler
Dear Bonnie: Lost in Louisville
09.10.14

This week, Dear Bonnie highlights the importance of good communication ... and manners.

Bonnie Siegler
Dear Bonnie: Helpless in Hermosa Beach
08.27.14

This week Dear Bonnie turns the answering over to contest winner Erica Heinz, who encourages readers to “work collaboratively, without the need for recognition.”

Bonnie Siegler
Dear Bonnie: Deals in Dillon + A Giveaway
08.21.14

This week Dear Bonnie reminds us that design should never be sold by the pound.

Bonnie Siegler
Dear Bonnie: Nervous in Nantucket
08.14.14

This week Dear Bonnie encourages a new-ish employee to speak up!

Bonnie Siegler
Dear Bonnie: Dissed in Denver
08.08.14

This week Dear Bonnie reminds a 19 year old intern what it means to be a 19 year old intern.

Bonnie Siegler
Dear Bonnie: Partnering in Peoria
Bonnie Siegler
Dear Bonnie: Wondering in Westport
Bonnie Siegler
Dear Bonnie: Aggrieved in Atlanta + Bumming in Brooklyn
07.09.14

Advice for designers who receive unsolicited opinions from friends and those whose clients have bad taste.

Bonnie Siegler
Dear Bonnie: Lost on Long Island + Stuck in Schenectady
Bonnie Siegler
Dear Bonnie: Cringing in Charleston
06.12.14

This week Dear Bonnie gets to the heart of the conundrum that is graphic design. Designers represent the needs of both art and commerce, which means they serve many masters.

Bonnie Siegler
Dear Bonnie: Reeling in Rotterdam + Apprehensive in Austin
05.21.14

This week Dear Bonnie tackles clients who don't pay and clients who think you've stolen a logo. Excellent advice from Bonnie Siegler.

Bonnie Siegler
Dear Bonnie: Taunted in Tehran
05.07.14

This week Dear Bonnie answer Taunted in Tehran about proper credits when you've collaborated with a group, but one person runs off with the idea.

Bonnie Siegler
Dear Bonnie: Mixed up in Martinsville
04.30.14

This week Dear Bonnie answers Mixed up in Martinsville about how to deal with clients without burning bridges. The key: written agreements.

Bonnie Siegler
Dear Bonnie: Frustrated in Florida
Bonnie Siegler
Dear Bonnie: Confused in Connecticut
Bonnie Siegler
Dear Bonnie: Women of Washington + Young in Youngstown
03.05.14

This week's advice from Dear Bonnie focuses on women: are there enough women represented on jury panels, in board rooms, anywhere; and is there any specific advice for young female designers?

Bonnie Siegler
Dear Bonnie: Cheated in Chicago
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Dear Bonnie: Trapped In Toledo + Desperately Seeking Designers
02.12.14

This week Dear Bonnie — our truth-telling advice column from Bonnie Siegler — advises Trapped In Toledo on how to win over his client's communications officer and Desperately Seeking Designers on finding talented, deserving young hires.

Bonnie Siegler
Dear Bonnie: Tips for Toyland
Bonnie Siegler
Dear Bonnie: Bullied in Brighton
01.15.14

This week Dear Bonnie tackles bullying at the office.

Bonnie Siegler
Dear Bonnie: Interested in India + Window Dressing in Wisconsin
12.18.13

This week Dear Bonnie tackles online vs. offline design studios, client retention and the future of retail window dressing.

Bonnie Siegler
Dear Bonnie: Troubled in Techworld + Befuddled in Buffalo

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