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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....

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I'm on the new Standard Issue podcast

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, March 22, 2018

I'm on the new Standard Issue podcast talking about being creative and disabled - alongside EastEnders star Lisa Hammond.

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I'm at the London Wellbeing Festival in May!

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, March 15, 2018

Stik and I are doing a masterclass for creative people at the London Wellbeing MBS fair on 26th May 2018. Day and workshop tickets from Eventbrite.

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I'm on the BBC 'Ouch!' podcast this month!

Sheila Chandra - Friday, March 09, 2018

You can listen to me talking about my pain condition with speech and my new creative career coaching and mentoring service on the BBC's March edition of their 'Ouch!' podcast...

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I'm getting some great testimonials for my coaching service

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, February 15, 2018

EastEnders and 'Comedy Blaps' actors Lisa Hammond and Rachael Spence are the latest creatives to recommend my coaching service.

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How to get over stage fright

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, February 08, 2018

Getting over stage fright is not as easy as imagining your audience in their underwear… it means producing a sea change in yourself.

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The surprising link between anxiety and procrastination

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, February 01, 2018

You may consider yourself a high functioning creative person – and yet be paralysed by procrastination regularly. Have you considered that it might be anxiety?

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Is being an artist the oldest profession?

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, January 25, 2018

The need to create is fundamental to humans – maybe one of our oldest instincts…

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7 steps to a killer audition (for singers)

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, January 18, 2018

No one likes being judged and so auditions are never comfortable. However by being well-prepared you can make sure you stand the best chance of succeeding. Here are my seven top tips.

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6 tips for writing a killer non-fiction literary proposal

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, January 11, 2018

Most authors will tell you – writing the proposal is harder than writing the book! So here are six killer tips to writing a successful non-fiction literary proposal.

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