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Deborah Henry-Pollard: Business Planning & Creative Entrepreneurship

written by: Be Smart About Art Team April 3, 2015 2) 121 Programme: Info, Insight + Inspiration :-) 7757 views

Deborah Henry-Pollard: Business Planning & Creative Entrepreneurship

#besmartaboutart Creative Specialist Deborah Henry-Pollard is a coach, mentor and project manager.

She works with people in the creative sector, helping them to find and build on their vision.  Her aim is to help "light the blue touchpaper" which sends the creative fireworks into orbit.  She also have the desire that you discover that the skills and imagination which feed your creative work can also be used to be successful in other areas of your professional lives.

Deborah uses her coaching experience plus the skills, experience and empathy she has gained over 30 years of working life to support creative people in their practice.  She has worked with individuals and organisations including English National Opera, Cameron Mackintosh, Studio Voltaire, Chester Gateway Theatre, Cheshire Development Education Centre and Chester Literature Festival. 

She can help you to see both the big vision and the small next step and works to your strengths and is committed to supporting you in finding your own solutions and recognising your own greatness.

The key areas in which Deborah specialises are:
  • Supporting you in finding and clarifying your vision for your future and identifying the next steps.
  • Coaching you in being more productive and effective.

Her own creativity is expressed through her coaching, writing and dancing the Argentine Tango.

“Deborah has offered invaluable support and advice as a mentor and coach for The Wing Assignment. … I would not hesitate to recommend Deborah to any creative with a head full of ideas that need carefully and calmly extracting!”
Nina Farrell, The Wing Assignment

Deborah Henry-Pollard offers coaching to creative entrepreneurs (including artists, gallerists, managers and others) with the #besmartaboutart Creative Specialist Programme.

Investment for a 1-hour coaching session:
Non-Members 125 GBP | 185 USD
BSAA Members 100 GBP | 150 USD

Complete an Expression of Interest.
Email to let us know of your interest in coaching with Deborah.

Read a case study of an artist and designer who worked with Deborah.

In this 11-minute video, Deborah gives insight how to define your vision: