Category Archives: Creative industries Back

Photo startup ArtLife wins $10,000 in prizes at Brisbane’s hackathon for creative tech

“A photo startup that is aiming to “make metadata sexy” has won $10,000 in prizes at the second annual creative tech hackathon hosted by QUT Creative Enterprise Australia (CEA) in Brisbane. ArtLife is an app that will integrate with mobile devices and the cloud so people can easily sort and search for saved photos using … Read more

New research resource available for entrepreneurs!

We currently have a short trial of the ProQuest Entrepreneurship Database. This database bridges theory with practice, covering a wide spectrum of resources useful to educators, researchers, students and practitioners. Content ranges from the scholarly – including journals, dissertations, working papers and conference proceedings – to a full toolkit of practical guides, templates, forms, sample … Read more

Why this founder in QUT Creative Enterprise Australia’s Fashion Accelerator almost ditched the “horrifying” industry

“Queensland startup founder Evie Willsteed is on a mission to create better alternatives for fashion lovers in an industry where the profit of many popular brands come at what she says are “horrifying” costs. “I watched a few documentaries about the fashion industry and thought: oh, that’s horrifying I can’t partake in this anymore,” she … Read more

Crafter’s Market : The DIY Resource for Creating a Successful and Profitable Craft Business (ebook)

Author: Abigail Patner Glassenberg All over the world, creatives are turning their hobby into their livelihoods and Crafter’s Market offers the competitive edge you need to make your craft your career. This comprehensive guide will introduce you to a new world of possibilities for taking your craft to the next level. To help you on … Read more

Fuel for your creative mind : >100 things to read, listen to and watch that will make you a better creative & business owner

“Contains 100 things to read, listen to and watch that I think will make you a better creative & business owner (and maybe human). Many of them worthy of a revisit. Chapters include: Learn about other creatives, Look at the world differently, Get some good advice, Be a better creative, Be a better busines and … Read more