Grow More Love, Peace, And Happiness By Letting Go

We all want to have happy, healthy relationships in our lives. Too often we try to make relationships work by controlling other people. Because issues that create pain cause us to lose what we hold so close. Yet it’s interesting how letting go creates more of what we want than holding tightly does. In every …

Success In Music & Business Is In The Knowing Relationship

Success In Music & Business Is In The Knowing Relationship

The music industry is just like any business. It’s relationship driven. Go to Hollywood and the people who continue to grow and land new opportunities are the ones utilizing their relationship connections. The tech world is the same. So are most business industries. The knowing is where the secret sauce of success is. Why then …

Community Is The #1 Key To Ongoing Success

Community Is The #1 Key To Ongoing Success

When you begin something new, you’re always on the lookout for keys to make “the new” work better and grow. That’s inherent to the process of creating and building. Once you’ve been doing something for a while, you amend your processes to be more efficient and operate better. And after building something for a long …

Determine What Leadership Truly Is

Determine What Leadership Truly Is

What is leadership? This notion of what it means to truly lead has been something I’ve dissected, discussed, studied and contemplated for many years. The older I get, and the more I experience good and bad leaders, the more I understand about how leadership works effectively, what kinds of leaders I learn and gain the …

How Strengthening Your Core Audience Creates Real Success

How Strengthening Your Core Audience Creates Real Success

One of my favorite lines from Michael Scott (played by Steve Carrel) of the NBC TV Show The Office is when he’s trying to explain to Oscar why he spent $1200 on a piece of fitness equipment. It’s a Core Blaster Extreme. Scott says: “That is by far, the best way to strengthen your core. …

Communication Breakdowns Are The Same

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 …