Blog posts and Articles

These creative business blog posts and articles are written to help creative entrepreneurs become even more successful by combining their creative talent with smart business thinking. They complement my books, guides, videos and a range of free resources for creative business development.

In addition to this list of recent blog posts, there is also a complete index of all blog posts in alphabetical order.

A selection of the most popular marketing blogs for creative, digital and cultural enterprises.

And here is a list of travel blogs.


Discounts and Free Access to Online Toolkits for Creative Businesses

See below for discounts and free access to online toolkits for creative businesses, plus special offers on books and other products. David says: "I work internationally to empower creative entrepreneurs to become even more successful by combining their creative talents with smart business strategies. This is my mission, my passion and my profession. I also ...
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Creative Business Advice Sessions Online

David offers creative business advice sessions online as part of his online business support for creative, cultural and digital enterprises world-wide. Forthcoming sessions are listed below. Online advice sessions for individuals and groups have different formats, as follows: - One-to-one confidential business advice and coaching. - Workshop group advice and coaching. This is usually included ...
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COVID-19: время следовать за любовью

This is a Russian translation of the article "COVID-19: It’s time to ‘follow the love’!", first published in English here. Руководство к действию для творческих и культурных предпринимателей во время COVID-19 кризиса звучит просто - «следуйте за любовью». Что я имею в виду? Отношения с покупателями, клиентами и заказчиками лежат в сердце любого креативного бизнеса. Мы строим эти отношения иногда на протяжении ...
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Творчество любит кризис! Творчество во время COVID-19

This is a Russian translation of the article 'Creativity loves a Crisis! Two kinds of creativity to use during the COVID-19 crisis', first published in English here. Творчество любит кризис. Во времена кризиса мы особенно нуждаемся в творчестве. В самом деле, многие важнейшие творческие открытия человечества случились благодаря кризису. Но что конкретно мы понимаем под «творчеством»? Есть художественное творчество: визуальные искусства, музыка, ...
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COVID-19: It’s time to ‘follow the love’!

"Follow the love" is a useful tactic for managers in the arts and cultural industries during the COVID-19 crisis. What do I mean? Our relationships with audiences, customers and communities (as well as funders and sponsors) is at the heart of any arts business. We have built relationships with each of these, sometimes over several ...
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Creativity loves a Crisis! Two kinds of creativity to use during the COVID-19 crisis

During the COVID-19 crisis, managers in the arts and cultural industries need to use all their creative skills to survive and thrive. But how do we apply "creativity" to the business side of arts and cultural management? There are two kinds of creativity that can be used to survive, find new opportunities, and diversify during ...
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