Why Time is the Most Valuable Resource

Why Time Is The Most Valuable Resource Do you ever create a to-do list for the day’s tasks and feel absolutely defeated when you can’t finish it? Sometimes, that feels worse than losing a sale. Why? Because time is the most valuable resource. And that rings especially true for today’s entrepreneurs. Business owners know more than anyone that […]

Business Risk Management: What to Know

Business Risk Management: What to Know “Fortune sides with him who dares” — Virgil would have made a great businessman, right? Risk is an unavoidable part of business, both in the beginning and throughout (but mostly in the beginning). It’s hard to know how much risk is too much risk, especially if you’re a new startup […]

Types of Business Automation

Types of Business Automation Think of every tedious task on your to-do list. Responding to emails, scheduling meetings, approving social media posts — the list goes on and on. Today’s entrepreneur is bombarded by endless administrative chores that take up time they could otherwise spend on growing their business. The solution? Help, for starters. Outsourcing work to […]

What is the purpose of standard operating procedures?

What is the purpose of standard operating procedures? What does a typical day look like for an innovative business owner? If you’re an entrepreneur, you don’t need us to tell you how many moving parts there are. You’re managing cash flow, hiring staff, evolving your vision, managing client relationships, finding new business — and the list […]

14 Business Terms Every Entrepreneur Should Know

14 Business Terms Every Entrepreneur Should Know Do you ever get lost in business lingo? You know your stuff, yet feel lost when listening to industry speakers or chatting with a new client: Incubator? KPI? UVP? Huh? Do these buzzwords actually mean anything? Here at Creative Clan, we know how many moving parts a business […]

What is a Pitch Deck?

What is a Pitch Deck? You’ve perfected your script and know exactly how to cast your characters and start production — in your head. Or, you want to scale your business, and you finally mapped out financials and growth — again, in your head.  Creatives, entrepreneurs, and service providers: how do you communicate your grand […]

Canada contractor vs employee: Which is better?

Canada contractor vs employee: Which is better? Most entrepreneurs can’t scale alone, especially in creative industries like digital marketing, film, and design. Clients pile on and projects add up — next thing you know, time slips by faster than ice cream melts on a hot summer day. So, you need some support! The question is: How do I […]