Can you afford to not use a Design Brief?
Planning is important in any aspect of a project and that includes designing and delivering to your Client.
A design brief eliminates the possibilities of getting it wrong. It shows you are professional and organized. It allows you to charge more for your services.
There are so many benefits of using a design brief.
Build Instant Trust
A design brief will build trust between you and your client. This is invaluable when completing any business transaction.
The ability to have clear understanding between you and your Client is essential from the beginning. Trust is the ingredient that allows your Client to want to engage you and moves the project forward.
Anyway you can build trust immediately will help you to win projects and have more work that you can handle.
5 more Important Benefits of a Design Brief
1. Confidence to invoice the client
You will have every confidence that you can send your invoice to the Client at the completion of your task. If you have met the brief – you have every right to claim payment.
Miss the brief or get it wrong and chances are there will be arguments. Also you may not get PAID!
2. Allows you to remember the detail
It is easy to forget things. A design brief identifies and records all the important details. What could be better as a reminder?
3. Enables you to communicate details to your team
A design brief allows you to communicate the details of your engagement with the Client to your team. This can be done easily by sharing the design brief with the people who will assist you in completing the work.
This is going to allow you and your team to be super efficient and understand the project prior to commencement.
4. Keeps the client accountable
Scope creep is a business killer. Having the scope allowed for and not allowed for communicates clearly to the Client what is included and what isn’t
5. Reduces your stress
Probably the best reason of all to use a design brief is that it certainly will reduce your stress.
You will have a plan for the future of the project, reduce the need to try and remember everything, be clear in your communication with all stakeholders within the Client’s Company and have written records of what was agreed.
This will reduce disagreements, arguments and disappointment.
Time Saver Template
Save a considerable amount of time using this Design Brief Master Template. Check out the following pages below. This template is easy to amend. Any text in red is to be customized to suit your project.
The following is the Title Page. This can easily be amended to suit your organization.
Table of Contents
The page below is the table of contents and indicates the different sections of the design brief template. This is a fully automated Table of Contents created using Microsoft Word’s Table of Contents feature.
Section 1 – Company Profile and History
The next page allows a place to communicate general information, company history and profile to your potential Client.
Section 2 – Designer Profile
The page below allows opportunity to provide information about your profile. You can assess and build your designer profile by looking at competitors in your market place and then defining what sets you apart from others.
Section 5 – Budget and Schedule
Section 5 allows you to enter a project budget.
Section 6 – Summary
The summary page provides an opportunity to bring everything together in simple and easy to scan details.
This is a descriptive template that outlines in detail Client information and Company information.
Be comprehensive in your design brief to show your Clients you are professional and increase your chances of them wanting to work with you.
Using templates is going to save you significant time and effort.
What is Included?
Microsoft Word .docx
Easy, Quick, Efficient…..Done
Time Saving Templates
Our Master Templates are easy to use and apply. Use Microsoft Word to find and select the relevant information to customize it to your needs.
Customize in Minutes with Red Highlights
To assist you in customizing our Master Templates quickly and easily, all items that need customizing are highlighted in red. You can simply use the Find and Select tool in Microsoft Word (Ctrl+H) to identify all relevant items in one hit and replace instantly or simply scroll through and change the items in red.
Unconditional 100% Money-Back Guarantee
SAVE TIME using our templates or your Money-Back
Not only that, if you are not happy for any reason we promise to return your hard earned money with no questions asked.
Our templates are designed to save you time creating your documents. We offer an unconditional 100% Money-Back Guarantee with no questions asked if you are not satisfied.
No catches, tricks or conditions. Just your money refunded in full.
Easy to Purchase and Instant Download
Easy to Customize and Use
90 Day Full Money-Back Guarantee
No Questions Asked
Safe, Secure Shopping
Paypal Guarantees your purchase with Paypal Buyer Protection
Ensure you get what you pay for with Buyer Protection
Paypal is a secure and trusted method of payment. You can purchase through Paypal and be confident that you are dealing with a trusted supplier or your money back.
You will be able to download the Master Templates immediately after purchase.
Shop with Confidence
Use this Design Brief Master Template and create your Design Brief in a matter of minutes instead of months. Save a huge amount of time.
All the best with your Design Brief.
Is this complicated Software or Subscriptions?
No. This is not complicated software where you need an ongoing subscription or annual fee. It is a one off payment. There is no huge learning curve either. Just purchase and download and get on with the task of creating your documents quickly, easily and with no fuss.
Do I need a Paypal account to purchase?
No, you do not need a Paypal account to purchase our products. You can pay with Paypal or use your credit card.
Can I use a Credit Card to purchase?
How will my information be used?
Your information will not be used whatsoever without your permission. In other words, your email address will not be sold or spammed.
Will I get on a spam list?
No. We may add you to our newsletter list. However you can ‘opt out’ at any time. Above all, you will not be spammed. We use Mail Chimp for our electronic updates.
Will I be the victim of identity theft?
No. Paypal and e-Junkie provide a 100% secure system to perform the transaction.
Will the purchase arrive on time?
Yes. As soon as you have paid for your purchase, you will receive a download link via email. However, please remember to also check your ‘Junk Email’ as if you have not received your link immediately, the email could be in your ‘Junk Email Inbox’.
Should you not receive the download link, please contact us immediately and we will get back to you as soon as we can. Please note, the time zone of your country may effect our response time, however we will respond as soon as we can. Our business is located in Australia.
AEST – Australian Eastern Standard Time.
Will I actually get what I ordered?
Yes. We promise to deliver to you and stand by this promise with a 90 day 100% refund policy. Further to this, Paypal guarantees your transaction so you can shop with full confidence.
Can I make changes to the master templates and add my own information?
Yes. The majority of the master templates are Microsoft Word files or Microsoft Excel files. Easy to download and easy to use. You can easily add or remove content and customize the templates to suit your needs. A lot of the templates also have automated Table of Contents, so it is easy to make changes and then update the Table of Contents field so your Table of Contents is also updated. In addition, if you have any problems we can assist.
Will unexpected fine print charges be added to my order without my knowledge?
No. There are no further charges. No monthly subscriptions either. You have the right to use the document to your desires within our terms of agreement of purchase. There are no monthly fee or hidden charges. Similarly, what you see above is the only and final fee.
Will anyone respond if I have problems after buying?
Yes. However, there may be a delay in our response. Depending on your country timezone, we will respond as soon as we can. Please note, we endeavor to respond to your requests within the shortest possible time.
Will it be easy to dispute or cancel my transaction?
Yes. If you are not 100% satisfied with your purchase, we will refund your money 100%. However, we would love some feedback from you so we can improve our product should you believe it could be better.
I did not receive a download link after paying
Please do not panic. e-Junkie is a very reliable document delivery system and it is unlikely this will occur. However, if it does, we will email you the download link as soon as we can.
The website briefly redirected through e-Junkie. Is this safe?
Yes it is safe. When you click on the Proceed to Pay button, you will be redirected briefly through e-Junkie to Paypal.com or Stripe.com (Credit Card Payment) depending on how you choose to pay. We use e-Junkie to deliver our documents electronically so you receive them immediately – 24 Hours a day, 7 days a week.
Shop with Confidence
Copyright © 2021
All rights reserved. No part of this website or information may be reproduced or used in any manner without written permission of the copyright owner.
Submit your review