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Creating the Right Business for You: Lerwick, 12 April 2016

XpoNorth Crafts, Fashion & Textiles and Writing and Publishing delivered through Emergents Creatives

Tuesday, 12 April 2016 from 14:00 to 18:00 (BST)

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Creating the Right Business for you
Tuesday 12th April 2016, 2pm - 5pm (Networking from 5pm - 6pm)
Shetland Museum & Archives, Hay's Dock, Lerwick, ZE1 0WP

In this hands on workshop Patricia van den Akker, Director of The Design Trust (www.thedesigntrust.co.uk), will work with designer makers, writers and other creative professionals ON their business.

You will work alone and in groups on discovering why you do what you do, what your specific talents are, who your ideal clients are and what you are really creating. We will look at different innovative business models of creative businesses who have created businesses that truly reflect who they are. And we will be working on defining your niche and improving your brand and story to present a creative business that’s truly yours.



More information about Patricia van den Akker:

Patricia van den Akker is the Director of The Design Trust, the online business school for designers and makers, that gets over 25K visitors/month. She is a very experienced creative business adviser, coach and trainer, and is known for her practical, no-nonsense and inspiring approach. She writes very regularly about craft & design businesses, including The Design Doctor – the business column of Crafts Magazine.


How to Book:

This event is fully sponsored by Emergents so is free for businesses to attend, but please book in advance. To book a place please complete the registration above.

If you have any queries about the event, please contact Avril Souter at Emergents on avril@emergents.co.uk


 

 

 

The work of XpoNorth Crafts, Fashion & Textiles and Writing & Publishing through Emergents is funded by HIE (through European ERDF funds) and is a key part of HIE’s support strategy for the creative industries in the Highlands and Islands.

 


 

 

Do you have questions about Creating the Right Business for You: Lerwick, 12 April 2016? Contact XpoNorth Crafts, Fashion & Textiles and Writing and Publishing delivered through Emergents Creatives

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Shetland Museum & Archives
Hay's Dock
ZE1 0WP Lerwick
United Kingdom

Tuesday, 12 April 2016 from 14:00 to 18:00 (BST)


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XpoNorth Crafts, Fashion & Textiles and Writing and Publishing delivered through Emergents Creatives

Nurturing Creative Talent and Careers in the Highlands and Islands

www.emergents.co.uk

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