A creative resource for entrepreneurs.

YouLaunchIt.org is a business resource knowledge base with the creative entrepreneur in mind. If you’re here, you will find articles, tutorial videos, general resources, and other business content to help designers start their own business. Whether you’re looking for a compilation of documents needed to help you make your business official, or insights from local and national business leaders, YouLaunchIt.org is your business sidekick on this journey of entrepreneurialism.

Disclaimer: Although the knowledge is universal, many resources are currently specific to the state of Maryland. YouLaunchIt.org is still a growing website, so if you’d like to submit insight or resource content please email youlaunchit@baltimore.aiga.org.


Marketing & Sales

Introduction to Marketing

A brief intro to some of the fundamental concepts of marketing: why it's important and how to implement it Read more >


Accounting Quick Resources

A few helpful links to get started with managing your business's finances Read more >


Am I Ready for Freelancing?

Things to consider if you're a new designer thinking of going out on your own Read more >