Career timewasters for artists

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, August 02, 2018

Is your creative career stalling at an early stage? It’s possible that timewasters are weighing down your progress. Here’s how to spot them and deal with them.

 Read More

7 timewasting activities that artists suffer from

Sheila Chandra - Friday, June 22, 2018

Do you find yourself stalling in your creative career with these 7 artist timewasters? Here's how to spot them and stop them....

 Read More


Recent Posts


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