Picture this: you’re fresh out of college and it’s time to begin your career as an artist, but you’re probably thinking, “What’s next?” Being a professional artist is not only about what you create but also how you market your creations.
If you’re struggling with how to begin this new chapter of your life, consider creating a business plan for yourself. It may sound intimidating, but it’s easier than you think! In short, a business plan is a method for defining your brand to your audience and outlining your career goals.
Kristine Dizon is a multi-faceted performer, teacher, writer, author, linguist, and entrepreneur. She is Founder & CEO of the Music & Language Learning Center, The Modern Artist Project and co-founder of the Gran Canaria International Clarinet Festival and American Single Reed Summit. She is an artist for Uebel Clarinets and Silverstein Works. Learn more at www.kristinedizon.com.