Creative Business

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Reference. The CB Business Archive Folder is a desktop library of business information and forms. And our three best-selling books have set business standards for the creative services industry.

The latest issues of Creative Business.

Our November/December issue features major articles on: 1) making it easier for prospects to choose you by helping them, 2) the stages of a business and why knowing yours can be important, 3) marketing strategies for single-person firms. Advice on: removing web samples, job renewal, billing protocol, delayed payments, non-profit discounting, portfolio drop offs, using a deceased's testimonial, releases for a large group, and an employee insurance refund. Management Benchmark on: the ratio of account to production personnel. Supplementary download: Three short articles for your use in content marketing. Order issue…

Our special December issue--conducting creative audits. Creative audits are both a way to attract new clients, and generate more business from current ones. They can also be scaled to fit the conditions of nearly every prospect. This special issue gives you a presentation rationale, and the tools needed to do an impressive follow through. Includes links to 12 pages of templates and examples. Order issue…

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