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Bill Dawson
Worked at XK9
Attended Rochester Institute of Technology
Lives in Los Angeles
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Are designers complicit in the negative public perception of our profession?
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is very nice.
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Can you guess the 8 famous logos uses to create the cover art for the great new book Logo Life?

The answers are in the link.
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Some­thing is keep­ing me from embrac­ing this Why Obama Now video.
It’s not pol­i­tics. It’s spelling. 
Something is keeping me from embracing this Why Obama Now video. It's not politics. It's spelling. There it is at 1 minute 41 seconds into the
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Why Ad Agencies Suck at Brand Identity.
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There are comedians you find yourself rooting for. Jim Gaffigan is one of them. Clean comedy that doesn't resort to props or puppets. Most of the time.
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An Open Letter to Mark Cuban About Crowdsourcing and Exploitation
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In prac­tice, crowd­sourc­ing is ill-informed, cheap and unpro­fes­sional.
And so are the results.
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I was pleased to see that The Teen Sage theteensage.com ended up using the logo I designed for them. I'd dug in my heels and refused to make changes they had requested. I wrote all about it on my blog. Except for this happy ending.
I will be using Bones to document the progress of a new project. Normally an identity project, or any client project, is a confidential collaboration ...
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Dear CEO:
Good design is good business. 
Bad design is your fault.
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Jobs. Jobs. Jobs. (Steve). 1983.
The future seen from the past.
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Is Apple destroying its more valuable relationship with Google over the supposed threat of Android?
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(Creative) Problem Solver
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  • XK9
    Creative Director
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Connecting the dots.
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  • Rochester Institute of Technology
    1984
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