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Lessons From the Art World How a Distinctive Personality Drives a Successful Business

Lessons From the Art World: How a Distinctive Personality Drives a Successful Business

In the entrepreneurial world, no one knows the hustle better than artists, including writers, like myself. Solopreneurs to the max, we must simultaneously nurture our creative vision while navigating the world of promotion. We must be in charge of creating a product as well as selling it, activities that can certainly feel at odds with one...

The Working Artist, Crista Cloutier, Shares Business Tips for the Creative Industries

The Working Artist, Crista Cloutier, Shares Business Tips for the Creative Industries

For most people in the creative industries, business doesn’t come naturally. Their passion lies in their artwork, whether it is a beautiful painting, a stunning sculpture or a piece of decorative jewelry. That said, for artists to make it in today’s competitive environment, they must be able to create and run a successful business....