Turnover & Production Costs

This post is a complement to the analysis undertaken for Artquest in the March – May 2010 newsletters. For more details on our partnership with Artquest click here. One of the things we’ve noticed as we analyse the 2008-9 data is that there is a dramatic difference between the profitability of the product based creative Read the full article…

Financial support for your business

Naturally, most people are interested in any financial support for their business.
Often, their enterprises are receiving financial support – from themselves !

Investment Matters – Creative Industries meets Investment Finance

This summary video gives an overview of the challenges of connecting Creative Industries to Investment structures that were covered at Investment Matters in 2008. The message of the need for a bridge or a translation between the values of the creatives and the values of the investor clearly came across fairly strongly the question is Read the full article…

Benchmarking artists vs. designer-makers (2008-9 data)

We’ve been comparing MyCake data for 2008-9 between artist users and designer-maker users. This makes for some really interesting comparisons between two types of object/product based practice. In both cases we are looking at sole traders (some have a ltd company others just registered as self employed). In both cases there are sets of figures Read the full article…