Startup life: how an idea becomes a business

In a revealing and encouraging panel discussion at this year’s SohoCreate festival, four creative business-owners discussed the highs and lows of startup life and offered some words of wisdom and warning for aspiring entrepreneurs

We asked Pip

We invited CR readers to submit questions on anything from getting that first placement to funding your own business to Pip Jamieson, founder of creative network The Dots. We also added some of our own. Here are her responses

What’s the best workshop you have done?

Have you been learning hand-lettering? Coding in a day? Knitting toys or whittling spoons in the woods? We want to know what the best creative workshop you’ve ever been on was – and the worst

CR July issue: the future of the museum

Our July issue is a museums special, taking a look at the challenges facing cultural institutions and how creativity is helping to meet them. Plus, Jeremy Herrin, Pictoplasma, We Built This City and Missoni

The perfect creative workplace?

Can the design of your workplace aid creativity? A new book, The Creative Workplace, suggests yes, and offers a wide selection of examples guaranteed to give you office envy.

Photo of SohoCreate CEO Tom Harvey and chair Sir John Hegarty

SohoCreate – where many creative minds meet

This June will see the third SohoCreate festival, bringing together the diverse community of the most creative square mile in the world, Soho. We talk to SohoCreate CEO Tom Harvey and its chair Sir John Hegarty about the aims of the festival and what makes Soho special, and reveal details of this year’s programme

CR April 16: The Health Issue

Our April issue examines the role of creativity in healthcare, from the latest tech to the design of hospitals, the role of illustration in Gray’s Anatomy and a controversial new brand that’s shaking up the feminine hygiene sector

The Humour issue

CR gets serious about being funny featuring
Wes Anderson’s Isle of Dogs, Lisa McGee,
Naresh Ramchandani, David Kolbusz, Roz Chast,
Emily Oberman, Asterix, Stephen Collins,
Dominic Wilcox and the DLR

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