Creative Entrepreneurship Program
Grow a sustainable business from your creative practice
The Creative Entrepreneurship Program is an in-depth, flexible and personalized program for artists and creative professionals who wish to build successful, sustainable creative businesses.
The hands-on nature of the course means you can evolve your business idea and start earning money from your new business while you learn.
Break-out sessions supplement the curriculum, helping you apply what you're learning to your emerging idea or growing business as you go. At the end of the program, you will have a solid foundation in business fundamentals, practical insights gleaned from one-on-one coaching and an invaluable professional network for your business or organization's future.
What you’ll get:
Curriculum tailored to artists and creative professionals
The Creative Business Canvas - a lean and flexible business planning tool
Expert guest speakers working in the creative sector
A professional network of creative entrepreneurs
Bonus! Your program fee includes a an Artscape Community Card, which provides a free Flex Studio Membership at Artscape Youngplace, and discounts on residencies at Artscape Gibraltar Point.
What you’ll gain:
Knowledge of how to test ideas and risk-reduction in start-ups
Business models and planning for growth
Insight into designing, pricing, launching and selling products and services
Knowledge of how to create and deliver value for loyal, enthusiastic, paying customers
Branding, marketing and communications skills
Business administration, intellectual property and financial management know-how
Knowledge of legal, taxation and other governmental responsibilities
Business acumen for both for-profit and not-for-profit creative work
Next session: March 24 - May 5 (Weekly on Fridays - daytime)
Apply by Monday, February 6, 2017.
Program Tuition: $599+HST
All classroom sessions will be held at Artscape Youngplace, 180 Shaw Street, Toronto
Students are expected to attend all sessions.
Skill Category: Administrative
Course Start Date: Mar 24, 2017
Course End Date: May 05, 2017
Course Location: Artscape Youngplace, 180 Shaw Street, Toronto
Cost: $599 +HST
Course Provider: Artscape Launchpad
WebSite Address: http://www.artscapelaunchpad.ca
Skills Category: 3
Language of Delivery:
How to Register:
Apply online here:
Monday, February 6, 2017.