So you want to design a business card or have one designed for you. There’s more to setting your name, title, and address than meets the eye. Listen to (and watch above) this guy rag and rail on bad business cards — Dammit!!! After that check out this from American Psycho: The Card of Cards.
Also, if you are in Asia on business or pleasure, don’t forget to bring plenty of business cards — I didn’t and I will be eternally embarassed for my transgression.
About Steven Heller
Steven Heller is the co-chair of the SVA MFA Designer /Designer as Author + Entrepreneur program, writes frequently for Wired and Design Observer. He is also the author of over 170 books on design and visual culture. He received the 1999 AIGA Medal and is the 2011 recipient of the Smithsonian National Design Award.View all posts by Steven Heller →