Post Archive — December 2015


Five ways you can develop your resilience even when life is crap

Author: Judith Bowtell   |   Date: 18/12/2015   |   Categories: Career Development, Compassion, Inspiration

It's been a horror week in Australian arts scene, and more pain to come. So what can you do to recover and survive when life turns to pooh? Press pause on your problems, be grateful, generous and kind, and allow yourself to walk away at the time it all seems too much. Read more...


Fresh start in 2016 – time to move beyond wishful thinking

Author: Judith Bowtell   |   Date: 06/12/2015   |   Categories: Career Development, Inspiration, Making change

Whether you’re an aspiring or accomplished leader, success in the arts takes being strategic, reflective and resourceful. In this high pressure and ever-changing environment, having a road map for your journey will help you stay focused and proactive, regardless of the circumstances within your organisation or the wider industry. If you’re ready to get on the front foot with your career, join Albany Lane for this one-day workshop and gain the space, clarity and tools that will help you design the next steps in your career in the arts. Read more...


10 steps to diversify your income and win the fundraising game

Author: Judith Bowtell   |   Date: 03/12/2015   |   Categories: Fundraising, Inspiration, Leadership, Strategic Planning

Government policy (and common sense) dictates that you “diversify” your income streams, encouraging you to develop new strategic partnerships and relationships. Each of which takes time and resources to manage. However, without the capacity and skills in house, most small arts organisations (or even a mid-size operations) are often knocked out of the party before you even get started. Read more...


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