How to grow sustainable creative businesses | Tools & frameworks

How to grow sustainable creative businesses | Tools & frameworks

To grow the impact of their projects, creative entrepreneurs need to develop skills that address both the economic & social success and the wellbeing of their businesses initiatives. This process his e-course aims to support you in overcoming the challenges of balancing your creative process and the current needs for innovation and collaboration in ”traditional” companies and environments.

6 modules | 26 resources

This course will hep you if: 

  • you are a creative entrepreneur, creative interested in entrepreneurship, cultural operator or artist looking to expand your knowledge in developing and managing your projects 
  • you are a creative interested in changing or improving your approach
  • you are an aspiring creative who wants to find out more about best practices and frameworks in this field 

This e-course (Intellectual Output 2) was developed during the Circle, an initiative co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union. The European Commission support for the production of this publication does not constitute an endorsement of the contents which reflects the views only of the authors, and the National Agency and Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.

Instruments and exercises in this course

Business Model Canvas

Structure, visualize, and test your business model.


Value Proposition Canvas

Define, visualize, and validate your value proposition.


Business Selfie

What your business would see if it were to see itself in the mirror today. A snapshot meant for discussions with your team and your partners.


Template | Pitch Deck for investors

The presentation that investors want to receive on email.