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Creative Business Wrap – April 2023

Days getting a little chillier? What a great excuse to seek out sunnier climes. Having just visited the beautiful Sunshine Coast, I can confirm it’s the perfect tonic for autumn.

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Creative Business Wrap – March 2023

This month, I’m pleased to announce the launch of a new venture: Fletcher Sharpe Corporate Advisory. Co-founded with Ben Fletcher (MD of Generate), and advising on merger & acquisition (M&A) opportunities for

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Creative Business Wrap – January 2023

Hello from nipaluna/Hobart! I’m here for a couple of days to facilitate some strategic sessions for Symphony Services Australia, the shared services organisation for the symphony orchestras around Australia. It’s the

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Creative Business Wrap – October 2022

A slim budget for creative enterprise Let’s start with the October budget, which had little in it to note for small businesses, creative or otherwise. The government’s one big move

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Creative Business Wrap – September 2022

A spring in our step I always like September, with its earlier sunrises and warming days. It feels energizing, as does the fact that we’ve been busy with interesting projects for

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Creative Business Wrap – July 2022

Is there a future for Australian children’s TV?  Only seven local children’s television shows went into production in Australia in FY21, half the number of the previous year. An article by Meg Watson

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Creative Business Wrap – June 2022

Spotlight on creativity in regional Australia This month, we’re taking a look at arts and creativity in the regions, which has long been a part of Sharpe Advisory’s work. Over

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Creative Business Wrap – May 2022

Might a new government address employment precarity in creative industries? Change is the only constant, as the old paradox goes. And so with a new federal Government gingerly taking office,

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