Are you putting something off?

Embracing, Understanding, and Navigating around Resistance Are you putting anything off?  Is there something you’re putting off that is really important to you as an artist, important to having the career you’ve always dreamed of having and yet….you just can’t make yourself do it?  Say hello to Resistance.  You might as well get to know … Read more

3 Keys to Successful Fundraising

Big artistic projects need major support.   Fundraising is key to every major artistic venture. If you’re the engine driving a new artistic project, you want to make the most of your fundraising efforts.  Fundraisers Don’t Always Meet Their Financial Goals Have you been part of a fundraiser that fell short?  Sometimes this can be a … Read more

Let’s Skip New Year’s Resolutions this Year and Do Something Better

I’m not doing any New Year’s Resolutions this year and I’m inviting you to join me.  New Year’s Resolutions are about becoming a better you.  Developing new habits.  Nurturing your strengths.  Becoming a faster, fitter, kinder, more efficient, more creative you.  A way to strive towards who you want to be in the new year … Read more

How the Pandemic Gives You a Chance to Reimagine Your Career

Throughout my life many of the most challenging circumstances in my career also turned out to be the biggest opportunities. Times where the path I was on wasn’t working out pushed me onto a route that was better suited for me. This is a common career story.  Why is that?  It’s because common paths tend … Read more

Acknowledging our Grief

I’ve been really busy the last six months.  Acquiring food and necessities during shortages. Checking in with friends and relatives. Worrying about whether my parents were taking sufficient precautions.  Setting up Zoom happy hours for friends and group meetings for industry colleagues. Restructuring our group offerings at iCadenza in the middle of the launch of … Read more

Setting Big Goals That You Can Achieve

Setting Goals – That’s easy, right?  Setting goals and achieving goals. It seems like it should be a straight line… Set a goal Take steps to achieve it Achieve the result  Repeat  Somehow it never seems that straightforward.   The first leap is setting goals in the first place. Let me share how avoiding goal setting … Read more