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Say NO so You can say YES to what you want!

Learning  to say “NO” so you can say “Yes” is not an easy task. Have you ever experienced where you were  saying “YES” to all the projects or commitments that kept coming  your way? This situation keeps reoccurring because you [...]

September 12, 2014 Art Tips, business coaching, Business LifeStyle, business tips

What is Coaching and How you can create a sustainable business for yourself

As an artist or a designer, it’s always hard keeping up with creating and making. Am I right? To top it off you need to find the time to devote ‘on’ and ‘above‘ your business too. The tasks like generate [...]

April 3, 2014 Art Tips, business coaching, business tips, design tips, DPP (Desire, Passion, purpose), running a business, starting a business, System

An EASIEST way to fill your Art and Design workshop.

Have you ever wondered about what’s the easiest and fastest way to fill up your art/design workshop? It’s by having other people fill your workshops for you! This is also called forming strategic alliances, joint ventures or promotional partnerships… … and this [...]

March 28, 2014 Art Tips, business coaching, business tips, design tips, fashion tips, Leveraging, networking

Approaching The New Year!

If you haven’t already, NOW is the time to think and plan how you’re going to approach 2014. The start of a brand new year is a time when we are often focusing on making a new start and, as [...]

January 2, 2014 Art Tips, business tips, design tips, fashion tips, marketing, running a business

Men’s Colours — PANTONE Fashion Color Report Spring 2014

Light and airy Placid Blue is a perfect background color for spring, offering another alternative to the classic neutrals. Pair it with Comfrey, a more masculine take on the softer Hemlock green from the women”s palette, to create a fresh, seasonally inspired look. [...]

December 12, 2013 art, Art Tips, business tips, Design, design tips, fashion, fashion tips, news & events, pantone colours

Women’s Colours — PANTONE Fashion Color Report Spring 2014

“Designers take a modern twist on the traditional for spring 2014 by pairing soft pastels with vivid brights to create a colorful equilibrium. Inspired by a mixture of blooming flowers, travels abroad and strong, confident women, designers use color to [...]

December 10, 2013 art, Art Tips, business tips, Design, design tips, fashion, fashion tips, news & events, pantone colours

The Best Practices For Creative Business Owners

Here is a list of Best Practices for a creative business owner: Schedule calls every day to existing and potential clients.  Always ask your valued customers for referrals Attend regular networking functions. Actively joint venture with other compliment businesses. Invest on self [...]

October 11, 2013 Art Tips, business tips, design tips, fashion tips, marketing, networking, online marketing, running a business, System

9 Tips for Selling Your Art & Design Online

Have you ever wondered how to increase your art & product sales on the internet? Both on your website, and other third party websites like some of these: Artwork & Prints : Imagekind RedBubble istock Designer Products: Bigcartel Hardtofind Etsy [...]

September 18, 2013 Art Tips, Branding, business tips, design tips, online marketing

Do You Know Your Customer’s Hooks?

Firstly, Do you know  the meaning Customer’s Hooks? Customer’s HOOKs is a term we use in OPIC Sales and OPIC Quirk workshops. It is a concept to help our clients better understands their ideal customers “buying motives” or “Hooks” and the real purpose as to [...]

September 17, 2013 Art Tips, Branding, business tips, design tips, Leveraging, marketing, sales, service

Understanding The 4 DOs In Your Business

Before we learn the 4 DOs. Firstly we need to know the difference between The Urgent Things and The Important Things. Urgent things demand your time but can usually wait, even when they seem like emergencies. Important things move you in the direction of your [...]

September 12, 2013 Art Tips, business tips, Coaching & Planning, design tips, fashion tips, smart goal