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Entrepreneurship and business start-up for the visual arts and creative industries

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The summer's Central Saint Martins Entrepreneurship for Creatives Students
Hey! Don’t Be Grey, Have…Impact!

Hello everyone...I just thought I would just tell you what I've learned from teaching my Business, Entrepreneurship and Self-Promotion Courses over this summer at Central Saint Martins in London. The theme of presentation, packaging and impact reoccurred in several ways, as mentioned in talks by speakers such as Alex Brownless from Arts Thread, 'don't be grey' he said...

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Books for Artists & Designers

If you are looking for business and enterprise books for artists and designers, please visit the Books page.
Making Sense of Business is an entertaining enterprise skills book with a foreword by Sir James Dyson. See The Essential Guide to Business for Artists and Designers Revised and Updated for 2014 and A Pocket Business Guide for Artists and Designers


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Creative Consultancy

Alison’s consultancy services assist organisations and companies who require creative approaches to projects.

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With proven expertise in entrepreneurial and presentation skill development Alison offers a range of inspirational workshops & courses.

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  • The Essential Guide to Business for Artists & Designers, Revised & Updated 2014
    Photo Credit: Tas Kyprianou
  • Entrepreneurship
    Entrepreneurship for Creatives
    Group photograph Summer School at Central Saint Martins, Granary Square, London.
  • Workshop, Getting Started, The Goldsmiths’ Centre
    Business Start-up and Vision Workshop at The Goldsmiths’ Centre
  • Business Start-up Talk at UCA Epsom
    An event run by UCA Epsom Enterprise Team, Out of the Pond for undergraduates
  • Workshop, Getting Started, Goldsmiths’ Centre
    Vision exercise for recent jewellery and silversmithing graduates.
  • Crafts Council Hothouse Taster Days
    A talk about networks and business start-up, for the Crafts Council, Farnham Maltings
  • Presentation Skills for Creatives
    Senior partner of TP Bennett, Julian Sharpe giving a talk on how to pitch creative proposals to new clients.
  • Design Trust Event at New Designers
    A talk for the New Designers to recent applied arts and contemporary craft graduates, hosted by The Design Trust.
  • Entrepreneurship Students – Creative Selling Exercise
    Photo Credit: Vishal Kumarcaswamy

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