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Victoria Webb

Leap of Faith

Victoria Webb’s professors and friends encouraged her to apply for a humanities research position. Find out how her leap of faith transformed her career.

Robyn Miller, Creative Documenter

Choosing My Own Adventure

Sometimes the perfect opportunity doesn’t rush up to meet you while you’re looking for it. Robyn Miller shares how humanities research helped her make her own opportunities.

Lynne Li

Making Friends while Making a Difference

Lynne Li was looking to make friends after transferring to Sheridan. Learn how her new community is making a difference in Toronto’s theatre sector.

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To Saying ‘Yes’

Jacquelyn Ferguson took a chance and said ‘Yes’ to an exciting opportunity. Find out how it changed her perspective and fuelled her creative growth.

Taylor Zantingh

Community and Collaboration in the Time of Social Distancing

Taylor Zantingh wanted to be part of something bigger than herself. Find out how her humanities research provided community and empowerment.

Brittany German

I Star in A Role Called Being Successful

Brittany German is a huge success! Find out how her humanities research launched her career in copy writing and marketing.

Aura Torres

Emerging From the Background

Aura Torres shares how humanities research helped her become a more confident and assertive filmmaker.

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Fundraising: Retain Your Donors and Keep Them Coming Back

As a creative, you’re probably going to have more than one project and you’re going to have to rely on the generosity of others to accomplish your goals. I’ve been there—numerous times. Because of that, I know how hard it is getting people to contribute to your cause or your project. Then to turn around…
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How to Obtain a Grant for the Arts

Like many other creatives, I’ve had my fair share of moments where I needed to come up with some funds for my projects. Despite relying heavily on donations and fundraisers, grants were always on my mind as a possibility.  All I knew was that a lot of charities, small business, and art projects relied on grants,…
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How to Negotiate Yourself a Better Deal

As a creative and an Artrepreneur, at some point, you’re going to find yourself in a situation where you’re going to have to negotiate. By having the skill of negotiation, you’ll be able to complete projects and/or run your business knowing you haven’t been taken advantage of. The last thing you want to do is come out of a deal feeling like you’ve given…
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