Living the Dream is a business book for creative people. It provides the insights and action steps they need to confidently put their skills and passions to work, to make the best business decisions possible, all in service of the ultimate goal--to make a living doing what they love.
This inter-disciplinary, no-holds barred guidebook is for emerging and established creative small business owners. It delivers management, marketing ideas, and principles that can make independent creative work stress free and financially rewarding. Living the Dream is void of useless references to big companies, celebrity CEOs, or industry inbreeding. Instead, it gives creative people the real goods on proven business-building strategies without all the mumbo jumbo. This powerhouse of a book is focused on how to be successful and creative as a freelancer or small business owner. Through interviews, case studies, and features, the industry pros and subject matter experts provide the wisdom, objectivity, and context that creatives need. It's all about being creative and getting paid.
Pearson Education; October 2012
- ISBN 9780133085730
- Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure EPUB format
- Title: Living the Dream
- Author: Corwin Hiebert
Imprint: New Riders
About The Author
Corwin Hiebert is a successful small business owner whose boutique firms (Taendem Agency and Creative Speakers Bureau) provide management and marketing services to creative entrepreneurs, educators, and visual artists, including world-renowned photographer and author David duChemin. As the co-founder of both CREATIVEMIX (an ideation community) and Clamorate.com (resources for creative freelancers), Corwin passionately helps creative people turn their dreams into reality one good business decision at a time. He lives the dream with his wife and business partner Eileen Rothe in Vancouver, Canada.