Dealing with power issues in the creative industries

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, September 27, 2018

No one really warns you about the extent of the power dynamics at play in the creative industries Read on to find out how to protect yourself…

 Read More


Recent Posts


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