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The surprising link between anxiety and procrastination

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, February 01, 2018

You may consider yourself a high functioning creative person – and yet be paralysed by procrastination regularly. Have you considered that it might be anxiety?

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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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How to reduce the number of drafts it takes to finish your non-fiction book

Sheila Chandra - Friday, December 15, 2017

Refining is good but 100s of revisions can leave you feeling confused and dispirited. Here's how you can make revisions efficient...

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4 ways being an artist can endanger your relationship

Caspar Lucksted - Friday, November 17, 2017

Being an artist can both stress and endanger your relationship in many ways. Here’s how to avoid the pitfalls….

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Why mentoring is essential for artists

Caspar Lucksted - Friday, November 17, 2017

Nascent artists often do not recognize their capacity to be professional artists without the recognition of their peers. Who helped you at the start of your career?

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Why artists need to connect their home and work lives

Caspar Lucksted - Friday, November 17, 2017

Your physical energy, capacity to concentrate, peace of mind and emotional health are all resources that are essential to creative work. Are you cultivating yours?

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