Focusing on the Right Services as a Creative Entrepreneur

Bruce Outridge - Consultant

When you’re building a business as a creative entrepreneur it can be a struggle at times to get business. Even though I believe in having a business plan and planning out how your business will grow I also believe we miss some real opportunities that are right under our nose if we are too focused. …

Business is Business; Treat It Like One!

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Business is exciting, painful, demanding, and wishful all at the same time and no matter how small or large it is important to treat your business as if you’re in business. Many creative entrepreneurs, artists, musicians, and authors tend to shy away from the business side of creating a company. I have heard so many …

Creating a Value Driven Business as a Creative Entrepreneur

How can you create a business that has focus, value to you, and operates with integrity? A value based business is the key to operating under your own rules and will help you decide on the type of projects you decide to take on and the clients you want to deal with. Many creative entrepreneurs …

Creativity Starts with the Information You Take In

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On a recent episode of the Cashing in on Creativity Podcast guest host Karlene Bland and I talked about Creativity and how someone stays creativity. Artists spend much of their time being creative and that also translates into other areas such as business. Where you become creative will be determined by what type of information …

Do drummers and visual artists have something in common?

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Bruce chats with drummer and caricature artist Kelly Gannon  about how he became a musician and his career drawing caricatures. Does drumming relate to the visual arts? Find out as they discuss how Kelly got started in the successful career he has today. You can learn more about Kelly at http://kelly-gannon.blogspot.ca . His band website …