Tag: promotion

Create So Much They Can’t Ignore You

Isn’t the Internet great? Never in human history have we had a better tool for getting our creative work in front of more people. I’m now able to draw a picture on my iPad, and instantly share it to thousands...

/ January 16, 2017

How to Explode Your Creative Business Through Shameless Honesty

Most of us understand the importance of being honest – of being our authentic selves in everyday life. However, I’ve seen that real honesty and transparency is often lacking when it comes to our brands, leadership, careers and businesses, despite...

/ November 15, 2016

Why You Find Consistently Marketing Your Business So Hard, and How to Make it Effortless

As I’ve discussed in many articles, marketing yourself; your art; and your brand, properly and consistently is no longer a commendable choice in your creative business, it is a necessity. You must get into the heads of people you want...

/ November 12, 2016

How to Expand Your Creative Business: The ‘Daily Drop-By’ 30-Day Challenge

Landing new paid work for your creative enterprise can be bloody difficult. Whether you run a bigger creative company or you are a part-timer artist, the biggest challenge very often is to win new assignments or commissions. You’ve chosen to...

/ October 20, 2016

Promotion Ideas that Work, from 9 Varied Creative Pros

With so many platforms now available to us, we are lucky to have so many options when it comes to getting our work seen by the right audience. But as some strategies will obviously be more effective than others, we wanted...

/ June 1, 2016

Free Marketing Coaching for Creatives, with Alex Mathers

Winners Announced! Thank you to everyone who took the time to enter this contest. The winners of the coaching and courses were chosen randomly, and are: Coaching and Courses Winners: Sarah Clement Roland the Illustrator Mike Tosetto Courses Winners: Hannie Nguyen...

/ March 17, 2016

12 Ways You Can Outsource Work to Help You Promote Your Creative Business

There are many forces that can pull us away from making a decision to get outside help in growing our businesses and making things run more effectively. We can often be oblivious to the bubble that ensures we stay stubborn...

/ March 14, 2016

If You Seek Admiration, Your Audience Will Leave You

I’ve spent much of the last nine years of my life working for myself in several avenues. I’ve run two fairly highly-trafficked blogs that make money and employ several people; a successful graphic art business; a successful consultancy business, built...

/ March 10, 2016

4 Key Things to Do to Gain Attention for Your Product When Nobody Knows You

I was recently contacted by a designer who had just launched a new range of greetings cards. He wanted to tell the world about his new creations and start generating some sales, but only had a tiny audience to tell....

/ February 25, 2016

How I Work with Top Clients and Gained Freedom by Building My Own ‘Village’

Becoming self-reliant needs to be one of – if not the biggest priority for everyone. Whether you are employed by someone else, run your own business, invest in other businesses, or work freelance, knowing what to do when you are...

/ February 18, 2016