Meet James

10150290206251087James Taylor is an award-winning entrepreneur, creativity expert and author. He is the founder of The Creativity Academy, a personal development company for individuals and organizations, and Music Business Institute, the world’s most comprehensive online training for music artists, songwriters, live musicians and recording artists. He is also the CEO of P3 Music Ltd and an advisor to a number of technology, entertainment and media companies. James has built an loyal online following through his videos, newsletters, products, events, and speeches that inspire creative minds around the world. Learn more here. 


with James Taylor


To inspire and instruct musicians on how to achieve their potential

Have you ever wanted to make a successful living as a music artist, songwriter, composer, music educator, touring musician or recording artist? How did the worlds top artists make it in a highly competitive industry? How do they market, monetize, promote, and get discovered for the music they create, often starting from being unknown? 



To inspire and instruct individuals, teams and organizations to achieve their creative potential

Why are some people highly creative, while others struggle? It comes down to how they manage their creative process and understand their C Type™. Think about it. If you can’t master your creativity, your ability to generate new ideas, and your ability to influence others to help you realize these ideas, then you are failing to harness your creative potential. But by understanding how creativity and innovation works, and tapping your own innate creativity, personal and professional fulfillment is yours. 



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Daily Rituals of Creative Minds

Daily Rituals of Creative Minds

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 The majority of creative people have daily rituals. These daily rituals of creative minds can prove fascinating. Also how do you do the creative work while also taking care of the business side of your career? Is it better to devote entire weeks or months to business, paperwork, hustling or to set aside…

Creative Minds

Creative Minds and the 10,000 Hour Rule

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 Just finished reading Malcolm Gladwell’s (Tipping Point, Blink) excellent book ‘Outliers’.  The book looks to find out why some people achieve so much more than others.  What determines which individuals create works and make discoveries that change our lives? What is the secret of their success? Gladwell argues that, when we…

the creative process

The Five Stages of the Creative Process

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 In this video I’m going to talk to you about the five classic steps, or stages, of creativity. In subsequent videos I’m going to go in depth into each of these and show you how you can improve your creativity in each of these different steps or stages. So the…

Bookshelf Tour 2014

Bookshelf Tour 2014

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 My name is James Taylor and I’m a bookaholic. The other day a friend came over to the house and we were talking about the books we had been reading. Over the years I’ve accumulated thousands of books on subjects ranging from philosophy and business to biography and classic non-fiction…