Posts Tagged: creative cluster

Getting started in the creative industries: review of Creative Review

I bought the current (August 2016) edition of Creative Review (CR) because of its focus on getting started in the creative economy. My work as mentor frequently brings me into contact with people wanting guidance in this area. The edition comprises

Getting started in the creative industries: review of Creative Review

I bought the current (August 2016) edition of Creative Review (CR) because of its focus on getting started in the creative economy. My work as mentor frequently brings me into contact with people wanting guidance in this area. The edition comprises

Managing the emergent: hubs and how to handle them

Originally posted on tim horton_ blog:
Even as a mobile workaholic, June is not generally when I feel the itch to work outside, so it was counter intuitive of the state government to hold the ‘Peel St Festival’ on a…

Managing the emergent: hubs and how to handle them

Originally posted on tim horton_ blog:
Even as a mobile workaholic, June is not generally when I feel the itch to work outside, so it was counter intuitive of the state government to hold the ‘Peel St Festival’ on a…

Creativity isn’t just an urban phenomenon

“Underpinning all the interest in creative industries over the last couple of decades is a growing recognition of the place of creativity as a key driver of economic growth”, writes Susan Luckman is the introduction to Locating cultural work: the

Creativity isn’t just an urban phenomenon

“Underpinning all the interest in creative industries over the last couple of decades is a growing recognition of the place of creativity as a key driver of economic growth”, writes Susan Luckman is the introduction to Locating cultural work: the

Naked city – a review

A frequent theme in this blog’s exploration of creativity has been the significance of place. In one post (Creative regions 16 Jan 2012) I drew attention to some of the academic research available on the subject. That post refers specifically

Naked city – a review

A frequent theme in this blog’s exploration of creativity has been the significance of place. In one post (Creative regions 16 Jan 2012) I drew attention to some of the academic research available on the subject. That post refers specifically

Creative regions: access to research

One of the consistent concerns of this blog has been to indicate ways in which thinking on (a) publishing and (b) the creative economy generally may fruitfully be brought into dialogue. Another focus has been the relationship – in publishing

Creative regions: access to research

One of the consistent concerns of this blog has been to indicate ways in which thinking on (a) publishing and (b) the creative economy generally may fruitfully be brought into dialogue. Another focus has been the relationship – in publishing

Publishing in Greater Cambridge revisited

In a previous post (14 Aug) I described the creative cluster of publishing business in Greater Cambridge, based in part on academic publishing (especially in science/engineering/technology), publishing services, and electronic publishing. Now NESTA has published the results of research into

Publishing in Greater Cambridge revisited

In a previous post (14 Aug) I described the creative cluster of publishing business in Greater Cambridge, based in part on academic publishing (especially in science/engineering/technology), publishing services, and electronic publishing. Now NESTA has published the results of research into

Publishing: the Greater Cambridge story

We’re based in a region that is becoming known as Greater Cambridge (see http://www.gcp.uk.net). And it is a great place to be: the local economy is strong, especially in industries based on intellectual property. Silicon Fen is a global success

Publishing: the Greater Cambridge story

We’re based in a region that is becoming known as Greater Cambridge (see http://www.gcp.uk.net). And it is a great place to be: the local economy is strong, especially in industries based on intellectual property. Silicon Fen is a global success