creativity in business

Filming with Facebook Live

Create Business has been running regular Facebook Live sessions with Synergize Hub on all things co-working and enterprise. Kimberley from Write Style Communications, and I have got some handy tips to share on filming your own Facebook Live broadcasts. Setting up Film using your phone camera and set up your [...]

Signarama Bendigo Talking Profit and Loss

I’m in an impressive, neat and modern print and design studio, housing million-dollar printing machines in Bendigo. Peter Reading is the managing director of the Bendigo Signarama franchise. Discovering we are both green tea lovers and both grew up on dairy farms, our conversation shifted quickly away from a formal [...]

Double Up on Creativity

There are lots of other ways to get creative in life other than getting up early in the morning! My last blog post on getting creative was making time for creativity by biting the bullet and getting up early. Get creative with a creative buddy doesn’t involve the pain of [...]

How Does Design Do Good?

I hang out a lot on social media and design sites looking for inspiration; things that challenge me and ideas to steal. A habit I picked up from “Steal Like an Artist,” by Austin Kleon.     I am always on the lookout for design and messaging that stands out [...]

Eight Ideas for Early Morning Creativity in Your Business

Creativity is found in the early morning hours. It is the time of day when time seems slower, quieter—and a feeling settles upon me that anything is possible. Early morning (I’m talking before 6.00am!) is the ideal time to get creative in your life or business. Get stuck into a project [...]

2016-09-15T15:47:30+00:00 September 15th, 2016|Categories: Creative Business Inspiration|Tags: |

Cohorts in Wool, Earth and Creative Business

“What if it doesn’t work?” These were the scary words whispered into Jacqueline McArthur’s ears—moments before the lights were switched off along Sydney Harbour Bridge and Opera House. Jacqueline is the driving energy and inspiration behind some of Australia’s epic events, such as Earth Hour and Bendigo’s own Women of [...]

Creativity Draws on Business

“I don’t think there is a business in our community that hasn’t had an experience of working or connecting with an artist.” This is a statement that any festival artistic director would be proud to share. I am in conversation with Martin Paten; Director of the Castlemaine State Festival. He [...]

Get Creative Doing Business

Trevor Birks is not your traditional bank employee. Each day his role is re-invented. Recently Trevor had the opportunity to share with Create Business his unique take on the banking industry. I had to ask him the question; How do you get creative doing business? “People are changing the way [...]

2015-11-23T11:45:47+00:00 November 23rd, 2015|Categories: Creative Business Inspiration|Tags: , , |

Creative Instincts Grow Business

"Creativity works in business if you are an experienced creator and you can follow your creative instincts." Melissa Proposch is one of the founders of the amazingly successful arts magazine "Trouble". Luckily for me she is based in central Victoria and when we catch up I always feel renewed and [...]

Doing is My Creativity

“If someone comes to me and wants me to frame their art work, it means they want to display it and make sure it lasts into the future.” Cecilia Fogelberg established Kyneton’s latest framers, FOGELBERG'S CONSERVATION FRAMERS,  in October 2014. Since moving here from Melbourne, with her young daughter, she has [...]