Art x Business Bootcamp at RISD

by Carolyn Edlund

Join me at this upcoming Business Bootcamp, taking place November 5th at the Rhode Island School of Design.


RISD Art x Business Bootcamp, taking place November 5, 2016


This November, RISD will present their bi-annual Business Bootcamp for artists, taking place at the Renaissance Hotel in Providence, Rhode Island. I’m pleased to have been invited to be a part of their speaker lineup, and will be giving a presentation titled Selling Work Online.

This event is primarily for students and alumni of RISD, however there are tickets available to the general public for $25.00. Register here.

The one-day bootcamp is being held at the Renaissance Hotel in Providence, beginning at 10:30 a.m. for registration and a continental breakfast, and ending at approximately 4:30 p.m. There are a dozen speakers scheduled. Topics to be covered are:

  • Business Planning
  • Launching a Social Enterprise
  • Selling Work Online
  • Demystifying Tax Issues
  • Harvard Business School Online
  • How to Write Awesome Contracts
  • Identity and Branding
  • Kickstarter for Creative Businesses
  • Pricing Work for the Marketplace
  • Make Your Luck


2016 RISD Art x Business Bootcamp Speakers

2016 RISD Art x Business Bootcamp Speakers


This workshop was created and developed by the RISD Career Center to support students and alumni who want to pursue their entrepreneurial interests. However, there are limited tickets available for the public. Interested? Register now to avoid disappointment, and join me in Providence!

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  1. Artist’s are not naturally business marketing guru’s, this is great! workshops are what we need to help us market our art

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