Professional Jealously Will Destroy Your Business
I am involved in two separate companies. I'm the Managing Director of Slightly Unusual Ltd and the Marketing Director of Non Stop Kids Entertainment Ltd. Both of these companies have become very successful and continue to grow as we expand throughout the UK and beyond. One thing I have noticed about the industry I compete within is the amount of jealously that taking place especially by 'professional' entertainers. The perfect example is Britain's Got Talent. Unless you ha
What Can A Business Owner Learn From A Magician?
My name is Craig and I am a magician. I do magic, if you are really that interested here is a video of what I do! Allow me to be honest for a minute - magicians as a general rule are terrible business people. Now I am aware that I am generalising and that there are some magicians that are fantastic business owners. However this is the exception rather than the rule. Most magicians forget that when it comes to Show Business there are two words 'Show' and 'Business'. Magicians
Stop Blaming Other People For Your Mistakes
Anyone that has been following me on LinkedIn for any amount of time will know that I am a magician. My company ‘Slightly Unusual’ provides magical entertainment for corporate events and weddings up and down the UK. I have been a magician my whole life. I started learning magic when I was a Red Coat at Butlins when I was 18 years old. Since then I have been performing all my life, firstly as a way of making money through University, then part time and finally as a full time