How to fake your finances when talking to strangers

Ok, tongue firmly in cheek on this one but we’ve picked this title because it seems to be a pretty common activity and has some serious implications for your business. The scenario is this – you’re a creative entrepreneur running and growing a business, you’re in conversation with someone who is not a competitor but Read the full article…

How to fake your finances when talking to strangers

Ok, tongue firmly in cheek on this one but we’ve picked this title because it seems to be a pretty common activity and has some serious implications for your business. The scenario is this – you’re a creative entrepreneur running and growing a business, you’re in conversation with someone who is not a competitor but Read the full article…

Percy’s Beirut blog – the social side of things

MyCake is working with the British Council and NESTA to deliver the series of workshops for creative entrepreneurs here in Beirut and that means that Percy Emmett is delivering the NESTA toolkit (in the UK it runs under a couple of brand names … Insight Out and Starter for Six). Unsurprisingly Percy is blogging as Read the full article…

Percy’s Beirut blog – the social side of things

MyCake is working with the British Council and NESTA to deliver the series of workshops for creative entrepreneurs here in Beirut and that means that Percy Emmett is delivering the NESTA toolkit (in the UK it runs under a couple of brand names … Insight Out and Starter for Six). Unsurprisingly Percy is blogging as Read the full article…

The need for business processes in creative SME’s in Beirut

A fascinating set of conversations today. In particular a very interesting conversation with Desiree El-Chebier (Endeavour) where we discussed the barriers to investment and growth facing creative SMEs. There is now a good supply of workshops and other support mechanisms from a variety of providers which covers business planning, investment readiness and marketing. With this Read the full article…

The need for business processes in creative SME’s in Beirut

A fascinating set of conversations today. In particular a very interesting conversation with Desiree El-Chebier (Endeavour) where we discussed the barriers to investment and growth facing creative SMEs. There is now a good supply of workshops and other support mechanisms from a variety of providers which covers business planning, investment readiness and marketing. With this Read the full article…

Links to the case studies presented in Beirut

This post is really to provide a set of links to the various case studies presented in Beirut to the Bader creative entrepreneurs but of course it’s also a ‘help yourself’ moment for everyone else DIY Kyoto – the Wattson energy monitor … and our case study Sugru – hack things better Concentrate – products Read the full article…