Why planning is vital for artists

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, July 26, 2018

Here are some reasons why creative career planning is vital, and how it will make you a better artist long-term.

 Read More

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?

 Read More

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?

 Read More


Recent Posts


timewasters fear re-framing artist community clutter creative industries self-care power dynamics 'Ever So Lonely' artist strategy family creative support network scheduling meditation staying tidy effortlessly onstage musicians relationships passive aggressive behaviour creative block, artist, creative, energy sappers professional mentors creative person professional boundaries writing efficiently goal setting skills 'Ouch!' podcast creative process creative career coaching social time dreamtime diary colleagues planning books counselling loyalty breaks motivation bodily needs professional encouragement. cluter-free living career support artist goals managers author just four coaching sessions austerity bad reviews artist mentors collaborators instinct home tidying up calendar creative ambitions creative industry blocks artist vision instincts non-fiction new year competition insights human needs creative routine career strategy weaknesses grace standard issue podcast audiences imagination health artist workspace #metoo brainstorm artists agents quick tune-up grounding practices avoidance creative identity creativity career direction criticism drafts intimidating writing attraction gentle safe space client testimonials, eastenders star lisa hammond, rachael spence, coaching service for creative people, actresses, comedy writers Lisa Hammond grounded subconscious performers working for free shake up personal boundaries nascent artists auditions budgeting boundaries professional jealousy structure USP jealousy stage fright confidential work life five year plan time management artist collegues creative managing schedule green room emotional support workaholism resentment self-reflection re-imagining work on weaknesses mistakes fellow creatives artist support BBC career strategies mentoring publisher stress artist audition panels children artist career workstations self-critisicism agent visualise audition success cry partners support creative career coach performance 2018 goals artist organization Grange Hill touring routines being organized problems career conacts good coach planning success stories friendship procrastination disability critics career goals contents of proposal success creative relationships creative vision literary proposal cave art creative career career resources emotional resilience artistic conviction artist routine work trips efficiency absences singers shows creative people female singers strengths negative people balance tact lists peers coaching impetus testimonials creative support creative goals silver package collaborations purpose nerves short and sweet productivity insecurity bands misuse of power career infrastructure personal space audience confidences mental health goals 'Organizing for Creative People' holidays client goals achieved being kind to yourself anxiety