15 Oct 2009
Interests Creative Momentum aims to promote awareness of creative diversity. We want to know what creative diversity means to diverse creatives. We want to know what it means to you.
Visit wishfulthinking.co.uk, click on "About" and Mark McGuiness introduces himself as "a business coach specialising in the Creative Industries and professional artists and creatives. I deal with the ‘people factor’ in the creative process – the imagination, collaboration and direction that are essential for creative and commercial success."
Talk to him and you realise that if anyone was going to help you imagine, collaborate and find that essential direction, you'd probably be hard pressed to find a nicer guy to help you do it. Intrigued because he markets his creativity workshops as "Creative Momentum", we caught up with Mark via Skype and canvassed a vast array of subjects from secret societies, fads, Michelangelo and brands, to Van Gogh, freezers and poetry! And beware – Mark advises against being too unique. Find out why....