What Lady Gaga Teaches Us About Creative Business

July 9, 2012

Lady Gaga is currently the most socially connected superstar on the planet, with record and merchandise sales to match. Here are seven things we can learn from Lady Gaga, that we can apply to our creative businesses. 1. Create fans. Lady Gaga has no shortage of fans, so in effect, she has created a tribe [...]

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Your Creative Flow

November 24, 2011

Your creative flow is probably the single most important thing to get to grips with, if you want to be able to use it in a business setting. Many creative people would have you believe that creativity is something you have no control over. But I disagree with that. Much like natural energy, creative energy [...]

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A Creative Way To Choose Your Colour Pallette

June 14, 2011

Find a picture you like, that evokes the sort of feeling you would hope your clients have when they discover what you do! I’ll show you here what I mean. In terms of creativity, I always find nature very inspiring, so I found a nice picture of some flowers. From there, it is just a [...]

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Creative Ideas

June 8, 2011

Where do your creative ideas come from? Are you a never ending spring of ideas, or more like a geyser? Sometimes, your ideas might seem a little too creative, but this is surely perfect. You want your ideas to stand out so that you can get maximum return. So start out by lookin g at [...]

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When Creativity Strikes

May 15, 2011

When creativity strikes, go with it. This can be any place, or any time. You just don’t know when you will be presented with a flash of inspiration. For me, creativity peaks around midnight; always has done and probably always will. So that is when I get the bulk of my creative work done. Creative [...]

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Adding Value To Your Creativity

May 15, 2011

Adding value to your creativity, is what turns a hobby into a creative enterprise. And adding value to your creative product, gives your customer more reasons to buy from you. You’ve had a good idea, are good at something, or good at making something – that is a given or you wouldn’t even be considering [...]

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Why Be Creative?

April 11, 2011

So why be creative? Well, there is an old saying – keep doing what you’ve always done and you’ll get what you’ve always got. And whilst this is lovely for the sake of a predictable lifestyle, in business, not being creative could be the death knell for you. We are living in fast paced and [...]

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Can Anyone Start A Creative Enterprise?

April 8, 2011

Can anyone start a creative enterprise? In a word, yes! I certainly do believe anyone can. To get started, all you need is a bit of passion and the desire to want to earn money. Obviously having a flair for something or a natural talent does help, but even that doesn’t have to be a [...]

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I Am A Creative Enterprise

March 27, 2011

Welcome to the home of A Creative Enterprise! This is where I will talk about my journey to building my creative enterprise. I’ve been at it for over three years and never stop learning; literally every day! I want to inspire and encourage others to set up their own creative enterprises too. I reckon a [...]

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