Seven characteristics of successful arts Chairs Print Email Email to a friend Your email Your name Friend's email Friend's name Verification Please prove your humanity Go on prove it :) Close Related Articles 'Tampergate' – lessons for arts boards and managers The leadership of any organisation in sport, the arts or the corporate world must have a clear understanding of its values and standards, and be able to react to a breach straight away. Five grounding techniques to cultivate resilient ensembles (Premium locked content) When creating work that addresses our tumultuous social and political climate, it's important to have processes in place which protect actors from vicarious trauma. The 5 pillars every artist needs to run a successful business (Premium locked content) From visioning to productivity, you need a range of skills to run a successful small arts business. 4 tips for getting paid: a writer's guide (locked) An author, a literary agent and a copyright expert discuss ways authors can navigate the digital landscape to make money from their art. (Premium content) Premium content Caroline Sharpen Monday 6 February, 2017 Finding the right person is critical in an arts organisation where directors play a vital role. This content is only available to members of ArtsHub Subscribe Now for instant access! A subscription to ArtsHub will enable you to: Access the most comprehensive jobs board for the arts sector, with hundreds of positions posted weekly Keep up to date with the latest industry news Access thousands of subscriber-only features, articles and guides Be in the know with upcoming events and exhibitions added daily ... and much, much more. Subscribe Now and join the British arts community today Member login Email address Password Forgot password? About the author Caroline Sharpen is an experienced strategist, consultant and business development practitioner. She is also the principal of Sharpen Creative Industries Consulting, an alliance of specialists and independent consultants working with arts and creative-sector clients.