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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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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Why planning is vital for artists

Sheila Chandra - Thursday, July 26, 2018

Here are some reasons why creative career planning is vital, and how it will make you a better artist long-term.

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