Creative Business Skills Workshops Creative Northland with Janet Nixon provide FREE business workshops and mentoring for all creatives. In these workshops you will learn: Strategic planning Setting the vision for where you want to go with your arts business and developing goals to achieve this. Project planning Learn a set of tools to plan projects, exhibitions, and shows. Great tools to support successful funding applications. Marketing - Part 1 Who is your target market? How do you reach them? What is your message? Promotional channels. Marketing - Part 2 Using your project management skills put together a strategic plan for a marketing campaign for your show, project, or work.