Overcoming the Magic Wand Myth
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Overcoming the Magic Wand Myth

Most of us want answers to the problems we face, and sometimes we look to people who claim to have a magic wand that can be waived over us and our dreams come true. Tell me if this sounds familiar: Reach 7 Figures Income With Our Free Guide Gain 100,000 Twitter Followers Using Our 2 …

What Seinfeld Teaches Us About Super-Fans
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What Seinfeld Teaches Us About Super-Fans

Jerry Seinfeld is quite a character. The stand-up comedic icon who changed network TV success with “a show about nothing” has also pioneered another brand of media stardom: the online video platform. Seinfeld’s hit Crackle series Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee has not only put him back on many people’s radar, but it’s also one …

Communication Breakdowns Are The Same
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Communication Breakdowns Are The Same

Our failure to communicate well with each other leads to relationship breakdowns in every circle we are in: Roommate Families Spouse/Significant Other Co-worker/Employer Associates/Colleagues Band Member/Producer Musicians should key in on the last listed category. Maybe Robert Plant was right  in more ways that one. Most often our failure TO communicate is the problem, not …

The Changing Attitudes Of Real Music Fans
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The Changing Attitudes Of Real Music Fans

As I get older, I realize that my preferences for music enjoyment have shifted. I’m not just talking about a changing attitude towards certain genres but also the way music impacts me. Strangely enough, an old friend from college posted something similar on his Facebook page, which lead to a long thread of several people …

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I’m Avoiding Shortcuts (And Why You Should Too)

The “Get Rich Quick” ideal has seeped into far too many areas and realms of our collective mindsets, at times without our knowledge. We now have an app for nearly every and any need possible, which presents a work-around to many of the real and necessary processes in life. We imagine that the success of …

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A Mentor Is Many Great Things

I asked a group of individuals and  professionals what they think of when they think of a MENTOR. This was their response. None of it is negative. All statements are measures of greatness. Guidance Present Humble Helper Support Liberator Guide Teacher Wisdom Non-Judgemental Knowledgeable Compassionate Sharing Age-less Experienced In Overcoming Particular Challenges/Obstacles A mentor is …

Why CD WareHouse Has The Magic For Unsigned Musicians
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Why CD WareHouse Has The Magic For Unsigned Musicians

Musicians and artists, where are you selling your music? That’s a question I ask artists both solo and in bands all the time. The #1 answer I get is not the best one. The response I get is that they’ve got songs on iTunes and Amazon (both great sources to sell) and some offer music …

How Musicians Can Learn From Recent Oil Industry Breakdown
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How Musicians Can Learn From Recent Oil Industry Breakdown

For Texans, the oil industry has a strong connection and influence in just about all realms of business. I live in West Texas, both the region and the area as it is referenced. Sandwiched nearly in the middle of Dallas/Ft. Worth and Midland/Odessa, our economy has been greatly impacted by the shale oil boom of …