Browsing the "networking" Category

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

To Share or not to Share in your Art & Design Blogs (Part 1)

Some of our creative clients always ask about what to write and what to share in their blogs. Here are some of the most common questions:  What to share and what not to share? But I don’t want to share my [...]

February 13, 2014 business tips, networking, online marketing

Are you ready to promote your art & design?

How many times have you been at a function and someone has said, “ So… you are an artist” How do you respond to that? Or what about this one? You’re at a party and someone expresses that they love [...]

November 15, 2013 business tips, Marketing, networking, online marketing

“And what do you do?”

 You’re at a party or a networking function. How many times have you been asked the question…“So, what do you do?” And isn’t the whole conversation shaped by how you answer it! We may not like it, but by how [...]

November 8, 2013 business tips, marketing, networking

How to write an elevator speech?

Last week post we talked about  What is an elevator Speech?. Now you understand what it is and today we would like to show you how to write one so you can use it for your next business network function. [...]

October 23, 2013 business tips, marketing, networking

What is an elevator Speech?

What is an elevator Speech? An elevator speech or pitch  is a short summary used to quickly and simply define a product, service, or organization and its value proposition. The name “elevator speech” reflects the idea that it should last [...]

October 17, 2013 Branding, business tips, networking

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

Do You Have A Big Ask??

Can you recall a time that you have a big ask? What was it? What did you do? How did you feel? In life or in business there will be a time where you may have a big preposition to ask [...]

September 4, 2013 Art Tips, business coaching, business tips, design tips, fashion tips, networking

Find Your Ideal Customer – Part 2 : The Farmer and The Fisherman

Last week we talked about how to find and market to your ideal customer in your business. Today  part 2, we want to share with you a story about the farmer and the fisherman. Now I know what you are [...]

August 14, 2013 business tips, Coaching & Planning, marketing, networking, online marketing

Tips For A Better Pitch to Media & PRs About Your Art & Design Business.

“Where Butterflies Blossom” Don’t know what to say? Don’t know what to do? You’re a first timer? Chill out and follow the tips below  for a better pitch to the Media & PRs: Keep it personal – Personalise your pitch, [...]

August 9, 2013 Art Tips, Branding, business coaching, business tips, design tips, market tips, networking, online marketing