How it feels to work with a creative career coach

Sheila Chandra - Friday, January 10, 2020

Ever wondered what having some coaching for your creative career would be like? In this blog, an anonymous client shares her experience of working with me. My heartfelt thanks to ‘K’ for her insights…

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