Hosting the First Young People Insight Forum

On Tuesday 19th January, I hosted the first Young People Insight forum in Project B.  I came together with a group of young people who were willing to use their voices and speak out on what mattered to them. As it was the initial meeting, my main focus was on discovering what issues were most … Continue reading Hosting the First Young People Insight Forum

Creative Futures Programme Day 8: Business Planning

Our live music event has the real possibility of becoming a fully fledged business venture, which made a session on business panning with Alison Surtees very appropriate. This was our second time with Alison, after first meeting her on Day 5 when we learnt about event planning. We were given an insight into the difference … Continue reading Creative Futures Programme Day 8: Business Planning

Creative Futures Programme Day 2: Artist Management

The creative programme with Lives Not Knives continued, as we learnt about Artist Management.  Today's valuable information and advice came from Sumit Bothra, partner at the creative management company ATC, which has offices in Camden and Los Angeles. Sumit has been working in creative management for 13 years, after getting his start when an artist … Continue reading Creative Futures Programme Day 2: Artist Management