The Long Arc of Artist Empowerment

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Artist empowerment is a long game with a long arc, a hero's journey with thousands of twists and turns that ultimately lead to transformation.

Playing the long game means believing in a dream that only you can see, developing a long-term strategy, breaking that strategy down into manageable sub-parts and executing a daily plan of action.

Playing the long game means valuing consistency over perfection.

Playing the long game means accepting that you must make sacrifices today for a better tomorrow.

Playing the long game means that your ultimate goal is greatness and knowing that chasing fame and fortune for their own sake will get you neither.

Playing the long game means taking your personal and professional development very seriously.

Playing the long game means ignoring the haters, the naysayers and those who refuse to see the beautiful dream that only you can see.

Playing the long game means finding a team that truly supports your dream - they will be your strength where you are weak, your eyes where you can't see and the wind behind your sails when the storms come raging.

Playing the long game means developing resilience against all of the obstacles that will come your way.

Playing the long game means accepting that there are no shortcuts, buckling up and getting ready for the ride of your life.