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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Setting goals is the key to realising your artist career dreams

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, August 16, 2018

Setting goals can help you to realize your artist career dreams. Without goals, you’re at the whim of what comes to you – with them, you’re steering your own path.

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