How to Keep Your Video Calls Personal 

In-person meetings are being cancelled left and right, changing up workflows and causing many in-person programs to look for digital solutions. The Upside of “Face à Face”We know that in-person connections can’t be beaten. They help you empathize and allow you to better understand the person, with the help of body language. It also increases… Continue reading How to Keep Your Video Calls Personal 

Setting Boundaries to Ensure Success

By Thanasis Papapostolou In my work as a mentor and coach, much time is spent discussing setting boundaries around work and personal life. Without clear boundaries, your success can be systematically undermined. On a deeper level, setting unclear boundaries sends the message, to yourself and others, that your personal time is worthless, which can ultimately… Continue reading Setting Boundaries to Ensure Success

3 Ways to Recover Your Confidence

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Self-confidence is one of the most important components to success and happiness. Say you have an important interview and you already think you have lesser chances with so many candidates applying to the same position. The manager asks you to deliver an unexpected presentation and you panic! How can you believe in yourself more in… Continue reading 3 Ways to Recover Your Confidence

7 Simple Time Management Tips

By Thanasis Papapostolou Regardless of the area of work that you are involved in, time management can play a huge role in your productivity – however difficult it may be for many people. To ensure a great week of work, let’s take a look at these simple time management tips presented here. Set your priorities.… Continue reading 7 Simple Time Management Tips

How to Navigate Your Career Path

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Choosing what you want to do for the rest of your life is a hard one. Not everyone feels like they know what career path is right for them. Millennials make up nearly half of the employees in the world. While they are more critical of the various job opportunities presented to them, they may… Continue reading How to Navigate Your Career Path

How to Commit and Change Your Life

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Achieving even the simplest goal requires learning the concept of commitment. Throughout our lives, we are reminded of commitment, whether it relates to personal or professional goals, and we realize that without it we cannot achieve anything. Written by guest writer and Mentorly mentor, Thanasis Papapostolou If you think about it, what you have achieved… Continue reading How to Commit and Change Your Life

5 Steps to Help You Take Control of Your Life

Time flies. At least, that’s what we like to say when we’re busy. It’s hard to make sense of your surroundings when you’re caught in the motion of an urban lifestyle. We repeatedly hear the same things, “I don’t have enough time,” or “where did the week go?” and in worse cases, “how did I… Continue reading 5 Steps to Help You Take Control of Your Life

Burnout prevention for artists, musicians and writers

By Suzanne Alyssa Andrew To succeed we’re often told we need to be driven. Sometimes that feels like we have to do everything right now. But a sustainable career in the arts is a marathon, not a sprint. A willingness to take the long-view means remembering you’re human and have real limits. It’s crucial to… Continue reading Burnout prevention for artists, musicians and writers

Art & Social Media

We talk a lot about social media on here, but this is a blog so it makes sense! Social media has pretty much taken over all of our lives, which, while sort of terrifying, is also creating opportunities, especially for artists. In my opinion, there are too many success stories of people using social media… Continue reading Art & Social Media

Artist Resources

Living and working as an artist isn’t as clear cut as it used to be, and ideas about art and what it means to be an artist are constantly changing. This can make it pretty hard when all you really want is to learn how to improve your art and make money for it. Because… Continue reading Artist Resources