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If you're thinking about setting up a creative business, here's what you need to know.
Managing the day-to-day running of your business? Here's how we can lend a hand.
If the time's come to develop your business, here's some help we have to offer.
A narrated introduction to a simple business structure for individuals.Listen
Tools to help you consider the value and expense of your work.Read more
Creative industries are based in creativity, skill and talent.Find out more
Situational analysis tool to detail the Strengths, Challenges / Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats to your situation.Read more
Need some help with a contract or a legal agreement? Here's how we can help.Read our Answer
A personal perspective from artist manager Michael Lambert.Watch our Videos
Explore how changes to VAT rules might affect you selling digital services in Europe.Learn more
The who, what, why, where and when approach to contacting the press.Find out more
There's some serious hype around crowdfunding for creative businesses. But can we all make a fortune off Kickstarter? Here's what it is and how it works.Read more
A personal insight from freelance writer and producer Lesley Anne Rose.Watch our Videos
We run three business development programmes specific to different stages of the business journey.
Philip Hannay explains why creative businesses form legal partnerships and the agreements that underpin them.Read more
Unsure where to look to find a suitable workspace? Here are some pointers to help your search.Read more
Tim Wright shares his five top tips for anyone considering running a crowdfunding campaign, and advice about choosing the right crowdfunding model.Read more
This page provides a general overview of the fashion sector, and highlights some of the organisations that promote and support the industry you operate in. Use them with our Support Directory to find funding, networks, information and opportunities that will help you develop your fashion company or work in fashion.Read more
Recording and summarising financial activity.Read more
For those niggly tax questions – here's where you can find the answers.Read more
Being active on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram is now part of a creative business's day-to-day running. Get insights into using social media to increase your reach and sales from Cat Leaver of We Are AD and Laura Waddell of Freight Books.Read more
This page provides a general overview of the craft sector, and highlights some of the organisations that promote and support your industry. Use them with our Support Directory to find funding, networks, market research and distribution channels to help develop your creative business.Read more
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