Creators: Define Success First

tuk0005 copyRecently, I had the good fortune to speak to a room full of young, aspiring entrepreneurs about my professional journey. I hoped to draw some parallels for them to follow, to the extent that those parallels could aid them.

The first part of the session was a 60 minute prepared talk about the initial hurdles that young startups face from a legal standpoint. Following the discussion, there was a question and answer segment, and I was asked the following question by the host:

“How long did it take you to achieve your success?”

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The RIAA Sales Reports Don’t Tell the Whole Story For Independent Musicians

It’s no secret that independent musicians are struggling out there.  There are some out there you have heard of, and some you haven’t heard of, working incredibly hard to get their artistic expressions out in front of audiences.  A lot of times, that grind can start to look pretty bleak and exhausting if you are moving through it without any plan or strategy.

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