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Posts tagged: creatives

Why personal projects are so valuable to your business

As small business folks we tend to get pretty single-mindedly focused on working on our businesses. What will bring in more clients, what will help our businesses grow, how will we achieve the goals we want to achieve? But do you ever spend time on personal projects? You know, the…

Hey Fellow Creative Freelancers!

As some of you know, I've been signed up for a super awesome online course called The Creative Class for a while now. If you're a freelancer of any kind, but especially those in creative fields, you'll find the content really useful for growing your business into something you can…

Creatives vs Artists

Canadian web designer and author Paul Jarvis recently wrote a short article for Creativ Magazine about the difference between creatives and artists. Of course, this debate/question/idea is not new. I'm sure we've been discussing this since well before I even considered the idea. Back when I was doing…