CREATIVITY
AND
MONEY
bill@billcarney.org
@harlemhomeboy
Monday, 25 February 13
Most people are creative....it’s just that many
don’t have the courage to go to the place their
creativity may lead them.
...
dare to dive deep
Monday, 25 February 13
you don’t need money to be creative.
many creative people didn't “become creative” to make money
- this often leads to sur...
indeed, being penniless has a certain
intellectual chic in some circles....
you don’t need money to be creative.
many crea...
“When you make music or write or create, it’s really
your job to have mind-blowing, irresponsible,
condom-less sex with wh...
“When you make music or write or create, it’s really
your job to have mind-blowing, irresponsible,
condom-less sex with wh...
Scary.....no?
Monday, 25 February 13
Monday, 25 February 13
Monday, 25 February 13
being purely creative is sometimes a great way to lose money;
in business terms, at the end of the day it’s about the
cust...
The most expensive album ever:
Geffen spent $13,000,000
Platinum or Gold in all major markets
but only 3 million units sol...
The budget for Thriller, produced by Quincy
Jones (the best selling album ever) was
$750,000
65 Million units sold
(and st...
Monday, 25 February 13
while we may love creativity, the market applauds value
and utility……..
Creativity and Innovation are NOT the same
thing.....
if you look at companies which have been creative for
decades, not just one shot wonders, most have some
type of creative ...
Remember that most companies sell dreams....
Monday, 25 February 13
and there is more money than there are good ideas
Monday, 25 February 13
Three Magic Money Words:
WHO
WHAT
HOW
Monday, 25 February 13
Marry creativity, desire and money
Monday, 25 February 13
- Have fun !
- Dance your own dance !
- Remember Yoda........DON’T TRY........ DO !!
- getting easier thanks to Kickstarte...
IF YOU’RE SO SMART, HOW COME YOU
AIN’T RICH?
Reverend Ike, Harlem ca. 1955
Monday, 25 February 13
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  1. CREATIVITY AND MONEY bill@billcarney.org @harlemhomeboy Monday, 25 February 13
  2. Most people are creative....it’s just that many don’t have the courage to go to the place their creativity may lead them. Monday, 25 February 13
  3. dare to dive deep Monday, 25 February 13
  4. you don’t need money to be creative. many creative people didn't “become creative” to make money - this often leads to surprising results…. Monday, 25 February 13
  5. indeed, being penniless has a certain intellectual chic in some circles.... you don’t need money to be creative. many creative people didn't “become creative” to make money - this often leads to surprising results…. Monday, 25 February 13
  6. “When you make music or write or create, it’s really your job to have mind-blowing, irresponsible, condom-less sex with whatever idea it is you’re writing about at the time” Monday, 25 February 13
  7. “When you make music or write or create, it’s really your job to have mind-blowing, irresponsible, condom-less sex with whatever idea it is you’re writing about at the time” $90 million in revenues in 2011 30 million Little Monsters Drop Out, NYU Monday, 25 February 13
  8. Scary.....no? Monday, 25 February 13
  9. Monday, 25 February 13
  10. Monday, 25 February 13
  11. being purely creative is sometimes a great way to lose money; in business terms, at the end of the day it’s about the customer... - and creativity costs!!! Monday, 25 February 13
  12. The most expensive album ever: Geffen spent $13,000,000 Platinum or Gold in all major markets but only 3 million units sold ! Monday, 25 February 13
  13. The budget for Thriller, produced by Quincy Jones (the best selling album ever) was $750,000 65 Million units sold (and still selling) ! Monday, 25 February 13
  14. Monday, 25 February 13
  15. while we may love creativity, the market applauds value and utility…….. Creativity and Innovation are NOT the same thing...... Monday, 25 February 13
  16. if you look at companies which have been creative for decades, not just one shot wonders, most have some type of creative process in place which links creativity to innovation…..even IDEO (the deep dive). Monday, 25 February 13
  17. Remember that most companies sell dreams.... Monday, 25 February 13
  18. and there is more money than there are good ideas Monday, 25 February 13
  19. Three Magic Money Words: WHO WHAT HOW Monday, 25 February 13
  20. Marry creativity, desire and money Monday, 25 February 13
  21. - Have fun ! - Dance your own dance ! - Remember Yoda........DON’T TRY........ DO !! - getting easier thanks to Kickstarter et. al - Show me the money, honey ! - Be your own best friend ! Monday, 25 February 13
  22. IF YOU’RE SO SMART, HOW COME YOU AIN’T RICH? Reverend Ike, Harlem ca. 1955 Monday, 25 February 13

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