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The essential guide to business for artists and designers

Author: Alison Branagan
Publisher: London ; New York, NY : Bloomsbury Academic, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2017. ©2017
Series: Essential guides.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd editionView all editions and formats
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"This new edition of the best-selling business handbook for artists and designers is a comprehensive guide to setting up a profitable, professional art or design practice. Written by an expert who teaches entrepreneurship and business start-up, this book leads the reader through the most important aspects of running a creative business, from how to make a living to innovation and managing business growth. Topics  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alison Branagan
ISBN: 9781474250559 1474250556
OCLC Number: 951833362
Description: 344 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Making creativity pay --
How to make a living --
Overview of business start-up --
Money management --
Business planning --
Building networks --
Self-promotion --
Funding and sponsorship --
Creative crimes --
Confidence and negotiation tactics --
Records, tax and basic bookkeeping --
Websites, blogs and social media --
Innovation and future trends --
Ideas for growth --
Appendix 1. Business knowledge exercises --
Appendix 2. Answers to the costing and pricing quiz in chapter 4 --
Glossary --
Useful organisations .
Series Title: Essential guides.
Responsibility: Alison Branagan.

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"This new edition of the best-selling business handbook for artists and designers is a comprehensive guide to setting up a profitable, professional art or design practice. Written by an expert who teaches entrepreneurship and business start-up, this book leads the reader through the most important aspects of running a creative business, from how to make a living to innovation and managing business growth. Topics include: * Working with new technologies and social media * Pricing work and financial planning * Managing legal and copyright issues * Building networks and successful negotiation tactics * Planning for growth and exploiting future trends New to this expanded edition are: * International profiles of creatives who run thriving businesses * Templates, forms and spreadsheets to copy or download from the companion website * Exercises to build business skills * An extended list of useful resources * A chapter on how to grow your business * An overview of the current business environment for entrepreneurs, including opportunities such as trading with a smart phone, copyright protection using QR codes, selling internationally, crowd sourcing for funding, and setting up a pop-up shop * Updated tax and legal information on setting up a business based in the UK or US * Expanded information on trading internationally The book is printed in a dyslexic-friendly font and includes illustrated mind maps and colour pictures throughout"--

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