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Is being an artist the oldest profession?

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, January 25, 2018

The need to create is fundamental to humans – maybe one of our oldest instincts…

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7 steps to a killer audition (for singers)

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, January 18, 2018

No one likes being judged and so auditions are never comfortable. However by being well-prepared you can make sure you stand the best chance of succeeding. Here are my seven top tips.

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6 tips for writing a killer non-fiction literary proposal

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, January 11, 2018

Most authors will tell you – writing the proposal is harder than writing the book! So here are six killer tips to writing a successful non-fiction literary proposal.

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What’s the difference between coaching and mentoring?

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, January 04, 2018

Coaching and mentoring are two very useful but different approaches to solving problems in your professional creative career, though. So which do you need?

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What are your creative career dreams for 2018?

Sheila Chandra - Monday, January 01, 2018

New Year is the time to get focused on the creative career you've always wanted. Can I help?

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