How updating your artist routines makes life easier

Sheila Chandra - Friday, October 26, 2018

Are your artist routines mind-numbing, exhausting or even non-existent? I’ll show you how to update and improve your creative routines so they’ll work for you.

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Another success story from a client!

Sheila Chandra - Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Read how one of my clients achieved goals she'd been reaching for for years after just four creative career coaching sessions with me!

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How to stay grounded as an artist

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, October 18, 2018

You don’t have to live in a bubble just because you’ve chosen a creative career. Here are some tips for how to get grounded in your creative career.

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How to maintain personal/professional boundaries with fellow creatives

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, October 11, 2018

Creativity requires openness and willingness to collaborate.But how much is too much? Here's how you maintain good boundaries around creative colleagues...

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Why working with a creative career coach can seem intimidating but really isn’t….

Sheila Chandra - Friday, October 05, 2018

Creative career coaches really aren't as scary as they might seem. They've learned from the mistakes they've made themselves and are always on your side!

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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…

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Want your coaching short and sweet?

Sheila Chandra - Monday, September 24, 2018

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How creative people turn weaknesses into strengths

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, September 20, 2018

Many creative people are insanely talented and skilled, but their weaknesses trip them up. It’s time to get real about your weaknesses and transform them into strengths

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How re-imagining can transform your creative career

Sheila Chandra - Friday, September 14, 2018

Re-imagining is a game changer that impacts your creative career in a big way. Refresh your creative practices and revive your creative spirit by learning the art of re-imagining.

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How creative people handle criticism

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, September 06, 2018

Criticism, negative comments and passive/aggressive behaviour are hard for creative people to cope with. Learn how to handle the negativity and criticism so that it doesn’t affect your creative process.

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