Running a creative business

September 19, 2018

“Hi, I’m a graphic designer” – BZZT! Let’s talk about introductions. As a professional, you’ll be making a lot of …

September 3, 2018

We invited Andy Wright, ex-studio owner and Managing Director of Streamtime, to chat with Danielle and myself about how and …

August 16, 2018

There’s a saying. Fail to plan, and you plan to fail. Benjamin Franklin gave us that gem I think. But …

tips for successful project management

August 2, 2018

To figure out how to create a successful project, you need to be somewhat of a jack of all trades. …

July 27, 2018

Priorities: The result of our first hackathon For the last 48 hours, we’ve been hacking. Our inaugural hackathon started with …

July 27, 2018

The story behind how we created Priorities 2 days, 9 people, 1 idea, 1 solution (kinda). We’ve just finished 2 …

March 5, 2018

You may have noticed that we recently launched some new plans. If not, you can see what they include, and …

February 15, 2018

I’m Andy. If you’ve been following the story of Streamtime over the last couple of years, you may have seen …

September 18, 2017

More and more agencies use freelancers. Around 43% of the workforce in the creative industry is already self-employed, and 35% …

May 4, 2017

Our lives are busier than ever before. We use a ton of apps to communicate with each other and are …

March 29, 2017

Whether you’re a freelancer or work in an agency, tracking your time may be a necessary evil. Equally, if you …

December 2, 2016

Streamtime vs. Wrike Why do we need to over complicate things? Here’s 7 reasons why Streamtime could be a better alternative to …

November 28, 2016

As a designer, you often have clients needing designs urgently – whether for a last minute event, team function or …

November 21, 2016

No two people are the same, so it stands to reason that no two peoples’ workflows are the same – …

November 7, 2016

We’ve all been there – we quote on a job and then the time it ends up taking is a …

October 11, 2016

Finding the right project management software to do your budgeting, estimating, time tracking, scheduling, invoicing etc…Geez, it can be hard …

Improve Cash Flow

September 5, 2016

In order to run a successful creative business you need to have a decent cash flow. Enter guest blogger, Peter Czapp, director …

alternative to harvest

August 23, 2016

Streamtime vs Harvest Let’s start treating  people like humans, not robots. 6 reasons why Streamtime is a great alternative to Harvest. 1. The future …

July 19, 2016

A hell of a lot of work has gone on behind the scenes to create Streamtime. Guest blogger Melissa Baillache, shares one …

Automation

July 5, 2016

Life hacks. We’re all looking for them. Ways to make our lives easier, quicker, smarter and more productive, but with …

July 1, 2016

In our first blog, we shared the conclusions we came to after researching (and just generally thinking really hard about) …

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June 24, 2016

“I was thrown out of N.Y.U. my freshman year for cheating on my metaphysics final, you know. I looked within …

June 23, 2016

Iteration is easy. But starting again… that’s harder. You can’t fall back on the tried-and-true when the going gets tough. …

Streamtime Webinar

June 15, 2016

If you’re thinking there must be an easier way to manage your projects, come and join us for our next …

Streamtime Webinar

May 23, 2016

In this month’s webinar, Lindsay and Becca took us through a typical workflow in Streamtime, which included creating and planning …

May 20, 2016

At Streamtime we’ve turned timesheets on their head. Why? Because people kept telling us how much they hated them. There was …

Streamtime Webinar

May 16, 2016

People of Streamtime, lend us your ears (and eyes)… We’re hosting a webinar to show you what’s what in Streamtime. We will …

May 16, 2016

In the next blog in our comprehensive guide on productivity, to-do lists and Streamtime, guest blogger Mat Groom takes a …

May 12, 2016

Moving further into our guide, guest blogger Mat Groom looks at how you can boost your own productivity. If you’re the one …

May 11, 2016

In the third of our five part blog series on productivity, to-do lists and Streamtime, guest blogger Mat Groom looks at …

May 10, 2016

In our second blog in our Comprehensive Guide to Productive To Do Lists and Streamtime, guest blogger Mat Groom explores just how important …

May 9, 2016

We asked you to vent your rage, to tell us why timesheets suck and that’s exactly what Glenn Peters did. The winning response: Congratulations …

May 9, 2016

In this blog on productivity, to-do lists and Streamtime, guest blogger Mat Groom takes a quick look at the history …

April 29, 2016

We asked you to vent your rage, to tell us why timesheets suck and that’s exactly what Sush Kelly did. The winning response: …

April 26, 2016

You’ve probably already noticed. Streamtime is changing – and has changed, a lot over the past few weeks. We’ve heard …

March 31, 2016

Very soon, we’re going to be waging a war against timesheets. We know why we’re fighting – but we’d love to …

November 27, 2015

It’s just what we do. We track time. We fuss over Gantt charts. We fret over worked hours versus quoted …

July 13, 2015

Every studio has one, a creative diva, that Eyeore type that grumbles and moans about every task, hates whatever they …

July 7, 2015

According to The Wow Company’s 2015 Benchpress Review of the UK’s independently-owned agencies, 47% have committed to strategic alliances with …

June 17, 2015

The rate you charge your clients is the most important calculation you can make for your business, as it plays …

June 8, 2015

We’ve already shared our tips on pricing and how important that is to your profit. In the second part of our profitability series …

May 21, 2015

One of the many highlights of the recent Jacky Winter Gives You The Business seminar in Sydney was a session with Bianca Bramham on Managing …

May 20, 2015

Every year our friends at The Wow Company run a survey so creative businesses in the UK can benchmark themselves against …

May 15, 2015

We post about timesheets quite a bit around here, but here’s a slightly different take on timesheets from our friends …

March 12, 2015

Getting staff to do timesheets is not always easy. JWT Brazil have an awesome way to reward their employees for completing their timesheets, …

September 26, 2014

The London Design Festival held last week had lots of interesting talks and exhibitions going on all around the city. One …

September 8, 2014

To be a profitable creative business you need to have systems in place that will help you gain more control …

July 21, 2014

A few weeks ago this image of Seinfeld’s soup nazi was doing the rounds, and while it made me laugh, …

November 20, 2013

CreativeMornings is a free breakfast lecture series for the creative community with 60 chapters worldwide and we’re absolutely delighted to …

July 19, 2013

Pleasure and Pain. Love the Pain. Get the Pleasure. Let’s start with some honesty. Not all creative people are good …