Take the time today to go back through your old school contacts. People that have always done right by you that you may not have spoken to in a while. You never know who is going to be that next helping hand in business or life.
Last month we got a group together in the boardroom of our office with local Music Producer Wongo after his return from Las Vegas and playing Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC). We had a bunch of our talent come in and ask him some questions about how he produces music and how he has evolved with the industry.
In an interview with Jarrad Bell the Owner and Director of Gold Coast Design firm Soda Pop Agency, Brok Neilsen discusses everything from how having a child has effected his work ethic to how far DJ equipment has evolved in the last 10 years.
From something as simple as writing down your goals on a list every day to creating a support group to help you through the hard times. Brok takes a second to go into how you as an Artist / DJ can Develop a Winning Mentality.
Speaking on the challenges faced by Artists every day. Negativity is everywhere for an Artist from a venue saying no you can't play there to your peers telling you, you aren't any good. This video Brok talks about some methods he's used to Conquer Negativity inside the Industry.
If you ever wanted a behind the scenes chat about what its like to be a Talent Buyer and Booking Agent for a small business. This podcast Brok answers some questions that help give you a little more context around his time in the industry.
I go into some key points I feel the average artist / musician is missing when it comes to Invoicing. This is just honest ADVICE TO HELP YOU GET PAID ON TIME. From making sure you haven't forgotten your bank details to invoicing terms and what they mean.