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The Business of Creativity: An expert guide to starting and growing a business in the creative sector by Michael Jacobsen

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CHAPTER 8: Famous British Success Stories

As I mentioned earlier, modelling others is about looking at the things they did to get them where they are and the mistakes they overcame.

If you look at some of Britain’s most successful creative sector entrepreneurs, you will see that they all are still actively involved in their creative art and have managed to combine this with turning their passion into a massively successful business.

These successful entrepreneurs are the walking representations that creativity and business do mix. This mix works best when the creative art is enhancing people’s lives and bringing them something they love.

Let’s have a look at some examples of these successful creative entrepreneurs.

Simon Cowell – TV producer ...

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