Arts Smarts

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Georgie gets guidance from a crew that 'gets' creatives. [In partnership with BizCover]
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Georgie Bloomfield
Anna-Rose Carpenter in Portugal
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Arts residencies are a great way to extend knowledge of your craft. Sam Grover checks in with Anna-Rose Carpenter who is currently in the middle of a residency in Portugal.
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Sam Grover
Mel Parsons. Photo: Lindsay Duncan
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Kathryn Burnett chats with successful self-managed Mel Parsons about going it alone.
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The Big Idea Editor
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Sam Grover has found some handy tips on how to make that nagging sense of self-doubt work for you.
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Sam Grover
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Kathryn Burnett has some great advice on making yourself vulnerable, taking on strong opinions, blunt people and clumsy criticism. Here’s her top tips on how to learn from assessment feedback.
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The Big Idea Editor
Borni Te Rongopai Tukiwaho. Image by Peter Meecham for NZ Herald
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Sam Grover catches up with Borni Te Rongopai Tukiwaho to hear how artists can look after themselves.
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Sam Grover
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Sam Grover shares a great success story of how to run a business in the arts sector [Written in partnership with The Dust Palace]
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Sam Grover
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Have you heard of 'Hermit Habits'? Sam Grover shares some smart advice on how to be productive and look after your well-being as a remote worker.
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Sam Grover
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Sam Grover walks us through the labyrinth of GST, expense claims and those dreaded end-of-year bills. [Sponsored by Naked Accounting]
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Sam Grover
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Yes, even creatives need a career strategy! We talk to Tim Walker, master strategist, arts leader and mentor on The Big Idea mentoring program.
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Sam Grover