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Den Lennie chats with creative business owners from around the world uncovering the secrets to balancing creativity with the commercial demands of business. Can you be a creative and be a master of business? We believe so and this series explores that in many forms. Hosted by Den Lennie, Video Producer and, Business Mentor. This series interviews business owners and influential leaders in the creative industry to dig up the real gems to mastering the game of creativity and business. For a free strategic planning guide, and other resources to help you build a more predictable business head over to www.businessforcreativespodcast.com and subscribe for your free access. About the Host Den Lennie He is an 3x International Author, Speaker, Creative Business Coach, Expert and the Worlds Ballsiest Filmmaker. He helps creative business owners how to work to their strengths, create consistent income, overcome procrastination and attract clients who value them and pay them true market value. He helps Creative Business owners get direction and knowledge to build their business faster. For more business insights, ideas, and information about a Community to share the journey remember to head on over to www.filmmakersbusinessacademy.com to learn more

Den Lennie chats with creative business owners from around the world uncovering the secrets to balancing creativity with the commercial demands of business. Can you be a creative and be a master of business? We believe so and this series explores that in many forms. Hosted by Den Lennie, Video Producer and, Business Mentor. This series interviews business owners and influential leaders in the creative industry to dig up the real gems to mastering the game of creativity and business. For a free strategic planning guide, and other resources to help you build a more predictable business head over to www.businessforcreativespodcast.com and subscribe for your free access. About the Host Den Lennie He is an 3x International Author, Speaker, Creative Business Coach, Expert and the Worlds Ballsiest Filmmaker. He helps creative business owners how to work to their strengths, create consistent income, overcome procrastination and attract clients who value them and pay them true market value. He helps Creative Business owners get direction and knowledge to build their business faster. For more business insights, ideas, and information about a Community to share the journey remember to head on over to www.filmmakersbusinessacademy.com to learn more
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Den Lennie chats with creative business owners from around the world uncovering the secrets to balancing creativity with the commercial demands of business. Can you be a creative and be a master of business? We believe so and this series explores that in many forms. Hosted by Den Lennie, Video Producer and, Business Mentor. This series interviews business owners and influential leaders in the creative industry to dig up the real gems to mastering the game of creativity and business. For a free strategic planning guide, and other resources to help you build a more predictable business head over to www.businessforcreativespodcast.com and subscribe for your free access. About the Host Den Lennie He is an 3x International Author, Speaker, Creative Business Coach, Expert and the Worlds Ballsiest Filmmaker. He helps creative business owners how to work to their strengths, create consistent income, overcome procrastination and attract clients who value them and pay them true market value. He helps Creative Business owners get direction and knowledge to build their business faster. For more business insights, ideas, and information about a Community to share the journey remember to head on over to www.filmmakersbusinessacademy.com to learn more

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English


Episodes

VBAP #22 - 5 Must read Business books for filmmakers - Den Lennie

5/14/2019
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These are 5 life-changing Business books all video business owners should read. They have each had a significant impact on my mindset and am certain you will benefit too.

Duration:00:24:56

VBAP #21 - A new music library for video producers with Adam Forgione

5/7/2019
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Finally a music library with sensational tracks that grab you within 4 seconds with Adam Forgione.

Duration:00:32:25

VBAP #20 - The 3 Essential metrics you must measure in your business with Adam Forgione

4/30/2019
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There are three mission-critical metrics you must track in your video business. In this 2nd part of a 3 part interview, Adam shares how these metrics have served his business Penny Lane Productions.

Duration:00:30:50

VBA EP #19 Building a Corporate Video Business from scratch with Adam Forgione

4/23/2019
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Adam Forgione shares his secret about how he transitioned from a successful high-end wedding business to Corporate video production and 3 key drives that he uses to measure success.

Duration:00:26:47

VBA EP #018 - 21 steps to 6 Figure Profits with Den Lennie

4/16/2019
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21 steps to six figure profits. This is simple but not easy. Here are the 21 steps that must be in place to secure consistency in your business and achieve 6-figure profits. www.videobusinessaccelerator.com

Duration:00:28:06

BFC EP #17 There are no shortcuts to success - The timeline of reality

4/9/2019
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You cannot shortcut the work required to become successful. Business is a game of repeating small significant tasks consistently. It's not sexy at the coal face. But rewards are high when you nail this

Duration:00:22:23

BFC EP #016 - 7 Strategies to improving cashflow with Den Lennie

4/2/2019
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Stop buying gear - it's crippling your cashflow! Here's the shocking truth about profit and cashflow. Try paying your bills with profit...

Duration:00:29:47

BFC #015 Content System for Social Video with Den Lennie

3/26/2019
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Spending $75,000 on a web series. Was it worth it and what were the lessons from the 2016 experiment? In 2018 we reworked our strategy and discovered a system that allowed us to make much more content in a cost-effective yet efficient way that you can emulate with your clients.

Duration:00:29:25

BFC #014 - 5 Ways to get more clients with Den lennie

3/12/2019
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5 ways to get clients regardless of what stage the business is in. The most common problem that business owners have is, how to get more clients. Here are 5 ways you can implement today. To access bonus resources check out: http://www.filmmakersbusinessacademy.com/blog

Duration:00:25:40

BFC #013 - Scaling your video production company to 7 figures with Simon Holt

2/26/2019
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In this episode, Den talks to Simon Holt who shares his journey from a freelancer to a business owner. He thought he already had the skills he needed to upgrade from Freelancer to business owner, but discovered that some skills were missing.

Duration:00:45:40

BFC EP #012 - How to Handle Not Getting Paid with Den Lennie

2/12/2019
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In this episode, Den reflects on a situation where a production company took matters into their own hands after not getting paid for a music video shoot... but was it a good move or did they create a bigger problem?

Duration:00:25:48

BFC #011 - The Power of Personal Branding with Rebecca Flint

1/29/2019
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Most often than not, most of us associate branding with the logo. However, it’s way more than just a logo... It’s everything from your brand identity to your brand messaging and to so, so much more. In this episode, Den chats with Rebecca Flint, an entrepreneur, and a personal branding expert. She's been a Telstra Women's Business Award finalist with almost two decades of branding expertise under her belt. Now she coaches business owners on how to grow their businesses by utilizing her...

Duration:00:52:39

BFC #010 - How to Successfully Blend Quality Family Life and Business with Sean Soole

1/15/2019
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For most of us we’re taught that we need to work hard in order to be successful, but for Sean Soole it’s work-smart and still be successful. One doesn’t have to hustle 24/7 to achieve success. His successful business is the result of the quality of family life he has. It wasn’t always easy though, he’s had to do the unthinkable. Selling property, most of his possessions and exiting a number of businesses he was involved in. Then moving his entire family into a caravan and traveling around...

Duration:00:47:02

BFC #009 - 7 Steps to Run your Business without You as a Creative with David Jenyns

1/1/2019
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If you think you need a hundred systems or processes with a clear client flow in order to have move your business forward and eventually run without you, think again. In this episode, David Jenyns, Founder of systemHUB, Melbourne SEO & Video and the guy who sold the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), sat down with Den and discussed a forgotten topic most business creatives try to hide from… the need to have SYSTEMS David unravels the myths about setting up a system for your business. He busts...

Duration:00:39:46

BFC #008 - Easy Ways to do Business as a Creative with Simon Banks

12/18/2018
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What is your purpose as creative? For Simon Banks, it is to educate the client to use video in a way which will build their business, serve their purpose and spread their impact. In today’s episode, Den sits down with Simon Banks, author of the book “How to Get Video Right” Today, they talk about how to get out of the freelancer mindset and going all in as a creative entrepreneur. Not only that, Simon dabbles into his personal fears and doubts that run through the minds of any creative...

Duration:01:00:12

BFC #007 - How to go from being a Freelance Video Curator to an Agency Owner with Doug Suiter

12/4/2018
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Are you an entrepreneur or a creative? For Doug Suiter, there is no difference... listen in to find out why. Today’s guest is Doug Suiter. He is the Owner/Director of YourFilm and FCPTalent. His expertise is from On-air Promos, set directing, and overseeing the full production process. He started FCPTalent to be a matchmaker for freelancers and producers. In this episode, Den and Doug exposes what it really takes for a creative to build their own business. Doug shares his thoughts on filling...

Duration:00:46:12

BFC #006 - How A Creative can Turn Their Passion into a Profitable Business with Arana Wallenhoffer

11/20/2018
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It is tempting to hold on to a company after being part of it for a long time. The realization for Arana was a little different, she was forced out of the company she helped built and as a creative, she realized that her career was heading down another path... Arana Wallenhoffer has an uncanny ability to balance inspirational creativity with practicality with her devoted passion focused around creating beautiful, yet functional space. With experience spanning all facets of architectural...

Duration:00:50:24

BFC #005 - How to overcome your fears and limiting beliefs with Prue Sturgeon

11/6/2018
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No matter what creative work you do, your limited by your body. By touching on the root cause, your body will heal and allow you to work to your fullest potential. That’s where Kinesiology comes in with its rise to popularity amongst creatives, artists and entrepreneurs. On today’s episode, we have Prue Sturgeon. She is an Integrative Complementary Medicine Practitioner & Kinesiologist. Listen to Prue and Den as they take a closer look at the incredible results of Kinesiology in their lives....

Duration:00:43:06

BFC #004 - How a Former Truck Driver dove into an Underwater Imaging Business with Peter Lightowler

10/23/2018
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The inevitable challenges life will bring you are going to make or break you. Yet for Peter Lightowler, it has had a different impact. After a heavily laden palette dropped on his back resulting in a fractured spine, he realised that life is short. It made him focus on what he wants in life; that is underwater filming. In this episode, Den and Pete will dive head-first into helping you to overcome your fears, give you more clarity on what you want and provide you with actionable steps...

Duration:00:45:27

BFC #003 - How to make branding work for Creatives with David Fernandez

10/9/2018
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Are you struggling with how to position your brand and don’t know which direction to go? You might be asking, how important is branding for my creative business? In this episode David Fernandez, of Evolv Design, shares his secrets on how branding is not solely for big brands and why you as a business should care about your brand. David also dives deep into the how you can use branding to build trust with your target market resulting in more clients. Turn the volume up, listen and take notes...

Duration:00:42:51