Creative Minds

The Creative Economy Live and in Action!

I loved Steven’s Talk! The Creative Economy Live and in Action! Steven Draper – Ex Pilot and Accidental Prince Edward County Resident and Creative Entrepreneur!   What do you think?

Peta Hall Prince Edward County ArtistLast summer at our Creative Minds networking event all 100 plus people in attendance learned of a fascinating expression. Peta Hall a creative driving force in Prince Edward County was a recipient of one of our Creative Minds honours.

Upon receipt, she shared her enthusiasm and appreciation for being honoured with the expression that she felt better than having her bum in butter. Apparently this is a British expression. Basically, as you can imagine, having your bum in butter feels quite good!

I am so thankful for learning of this classic and Creative Minds appropriate expression. I hope to initiate in the not too distant future a Bum in Butter trophy and award in honour of Peta and the wonderful expression she shared with us.

Do you have any interesting and unual expressions you care to share? I would love to hear about them.

Creative Minds – Networking the Creative Economy

Kevin Stolarick, Research Director at the Martin Prosperity Institute helped me understand the power of networking when it comes to the creative class. In one of our project meetings he indicated that three networks were required in order to successfully … Read More