This is a thoroughly enjoyable and essential book for any creative business. T-shirts and suits manages to combine 'creativity' and 'business' in a practical, easily digestible format. When I first read it, I couldn't put it down (I read it from start to finish in about three days!) and now I use it for quick reference all the time.
Cannot recommend this book enough. Its practical but concise approach to the offering of solutions to the everyday issues faced by Creative businesses is a must for budding entrepreneurs. It truly does offer a balance between business and creativity.
"I'm full of good ideas but can I turn them into a business?" It's a good question and one this book expertly answers. By using case studies of various small to medium sized businesses involved in the rapidly growing creative sector `T- Shirts and Suits'demonstrates how it is possible to turn one's passion into a thriving business!
Essential reading for anyone interested in starting up their own business but wondering is their market out there for their particular product? No matter how unique it is!
T-Shirts and Suits gives a brilliant insight to the dynamics between 'creatives' and the more formal requirements of business. It then goes further than most books by showing how creative talent and commercial needs can combine to build successful business. Lots of real world practical examples make this a most interesting read and a must have book.
If you are venturing into the creative industries with your business or your company already operates in them and you need some support and guidance, T-shirts and Suits is a must-have book. Its dual approach shows you how to combine the flair of your creativity with the practical aspects of business management to help you maximise your achievements. It provides information, advice and examples, giving you a platform for the success of your creative enterprise. If you are serious about your business, make it your business to get this book.
T-shirts and Suits is a unique book which provides a really good overview of running a business in the creative industries. It covers a lot of ground and is easy to digest - a recommended read if you're thinking of taking the plunge!
This is a must have guide for any creative individual wanting to start or grow their own business. It's such a useful tool and is like having David on tap for advice. I would recommend this book to any creative business or anyone that is supporting creative companies.
I have found T-Shirts and Suits to be clear, comprehensive and very practical. It has been invaluable in helping me to evaluate my business, plan for new ventures and implement strategies to increase the profitability and success of current operations. T-Shirts and Suits is a must-have for all Creative Entrepreneurs.