Friday Round-Up: The Best of CreativeLive’s YouTube

In addition to offering oodles of programming on our website, CreativeLive also pulls some of the best stuff from our courses and offers it in bite-sized clips over on our YouTube channel. This week, you can learn important skills for your small business, how to promote your webinar, how to balance your work and family life, and even a cool trick in Photoshop for digital scrapbooking.

Here’s what’s on tap for your weekend viewing:


Got a small business you’re looking to grow? Susan Schreter helps you negotiate a better deal with your lender (or leave your lender if they’re not meeting your needs):

Business referrals can be huge for your small business — but how do you get them? Rachel Brenke offers tips on how to get more business referrals, without spending a ton of time hunting.

Webinars and video content are a great way to retain your current audience and capture new audience members — but self-promotion can be such a challenge. Casey Zeman can walk you through the step-by-step processes to promote your products and services through video.


Working musicians are on the road a lot. BandHappy’s Matt Halpern talks about how to balance work, life, family, and music.

Want to make it as a drummer? Chris Brewer has advice on how to get noticed.


Matt “The Body” Kemmetmueller shoots a high volume of teens — but one of his real talents is effectively communicating his sales packages to parents. Here’s his advice on how to price and sell your photos.

Digital scrapbooking is a great way to save your photos, but what happens when you hit a creative wall? Michelle Stelling helps you navigate one great trick in Photoshop.

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