How to deal with competitive feelings as an artist

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, August 23, 2018

Do you recognise envy or competitive behaviours in yourself or other artists? Learn how to handle it and take a balanced approach to your career.

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How to handle touring absences from your partner

Caspar Lucksted - Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Touring absences from your partner can bring up all sorts of resentments and jealousies. Here are some expert tips for making sure they never arise.

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