Career Management for the Creative Person

Career Management for the Creative Person

Right-brain Techniques to Run your Professional Life and Build your Business

Book - 1999
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Random House, Inc.
Attention all artists, musicians, filmmakers, designers, actors, and anyone working in creative fields -- even if your chosen profession is not the most traditional one, cultivating and growing a successful, financially rewarding career is still your goal. In Career Management for the Creative Person, Lee Silber provides you with expert advice on overcoming some of the specific challenges faced by right-brainers who want a career that is both satisfying and successful.

Freelancers, those thinking about changing careers midstream, and even creative people working in corporate environments need a set of skills that will turn their passion into a viable career. These skills include:
* How to chose the career that best suits your talents
* Setting realistic goals using right-brain techniques
* How to avoid the pitfalls that ruin a creative career
* How to schmooze your way to success
* How to create a business plan when you are the business
* How to be disciplined when you are your own boss

When you find an outlet for your creativity in the form of a career, you’ll discover a freedom in your working life that you can live with for the long term. You can follow your passion, build a brilliant career, and have financial security -- if you know which skills to use. Let Lee Silber show you the way.

Baker & Taylor
A helpful guide for creative individuals to the business survival skills needed to ensure success in their fields offers tips on managing the business side as well as the creative aspects of a career, freelance work, changing jobs, starting a second career, networking, and more. Original. 20,000 first printing.

& Taylor

Shows how to find one's career niche, covers self-promotion, networking, setting goals, being a team player, and handling the financial aspects of one's career

Publisher: New York : Three Rivers Press, 1999.
ISBN: 9780609803653
Branch Call Number: 650.14 SIL
Characteristics: xiv, 350 p. ; 21 cm.


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