Professional Development

Taller Profesional de Desarollo Para Artistas

Our Core curriculum for Spanish-speaking artists


• Developing a system for using strategic planning and goal setting to attain increased satisfaction in one's life and career
• Strategies for balancing time and money
• How to create and use a business plan
• Improving interpersonal verbal communications in a variety of situations, including elevator pitch and negotiations 
• Strategies for fundraising and generating revenue, including improving your fundraising materials and partnering with venues, donors and funders
• Determining and communicating the real cost of your work for budgets and grant proposals
• Identifying and reaching new audiences through targeted marketing and networking
• Opportunities and tips for navigating international markets and international collaborations
• Challenges and assets of working in multiple cultural contexts

• The Strategic Planning Workbook, designed to guide you through the process of creating a strategic plan
• Personalized feedback and guidance

• Workshop and associated materials can be offered in Spanish, English or bilingual
• Combination of lectures, small group activities and hands-on group exercises
• One day workshop
• For up to 24 artists. Participants should be Spanish-speaking and/or of Latino/Hispanic heritage 
• Participants can be of any discipline, at any stage of their career beyond three years professional experience. Best for artists who are eager to take their career to a new level by taking charge of their own professional growth

More information, sample agenda and pricing (PDF)

What people are saying

"Genial! Aprendi en un dia todo lo que me faltaba.”
– Participante del Taller

Workshop leader Ela Troyano recently profiled the Taller workshop in VOZ magazine, the publication of Latino Public Broadcasting. Download a PDF of the article.

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