Develop your career

Freelancing

Finding the right customers

Finding the right customers

Choose the right customers to fit your creativity

Renting a creative space

Renting a creative space

Shared office space for self-employed creatives

Advice for your start-up

Advice for your start-up

Launch your creative business

8 ways to engage customers

8 ways to engage customers

Engage customers creatively with your business

A design pitch in five stages

A design pitch in five stages

Simon Moss explains his design pitch process


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Starting a business

How to understand your market

How to understand your market

When going freelance, understand your market

Renting a creative space

Renting a creative space

Shared office space for self-employed creatives

6 tips for creative startups

6 tips for creative startups

Practical advice for starting a creative business

Turn yourself into a company

Turn yourself into a company

The money-saving advantages of becoming a company

Creative entrepreneur skills

Creative entrepreneur skills

Helping creative businesses get started


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Growing a business

Creative business mentoring

Creative business mentoring

How Wolf & Badger help new designers

7 ways to promote yourself

7 ways to promote yourself

How to sell yourself as a visual artist

8 steps for crowdfunding

8 steps for crowdfunding

How to run a successful crowdfunding campaign

Tell your brand story online

Tell your brand story online

7 tips for a winning website

How to work to commission

How to work to commission

How to find a commission and respond to the brief


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Finance, funding & legal

Legally protect your designs

Legally protect your designs

How to protect your designs and ideas

Get income from arts venues

Get income from arts venues

How space hires can maximise a venue's income

The dark side of crowdfunding

The dark side of crowdfunding

When is crowdfunding the wrong career move?

Raising funds for the arts

Raising funds for the arts

The qualities and skills to be a good fundraiser

Business support for creatives

Business support for creatives

How Creative Industry Finance can help businesses


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