A SUPER valuable story about how somebody being an internet troll lost them important people in their network. It's hard to have a full perspective of the power of our words when it's so easy to post at a whim, so this is a reality check for both you and me. So glad I captured this conversation with Anthony Shea!
Sean Johnson (or Capt.n Redbeard as he is known in the high seas) is certainly staking his claim in the internet world by creating very well niched viral videos on Youtube and incredible music. All of this is amplified with DEEP education in marketing and real world knowledge to continue to capture the attention of his local and online networks. We talk about how he manages ALL of the different facets of those ventures!
Money talks are no fun for a lot of people, but it's an important conversation to not only get comfortable with, but embrace. It's part of any business, and if you plan to be a music freelancer, it's time to love it.
This week I brought my personal business questions to Finn McKenty, who gave me some absolutely massive insight that will help me focus my effort, and save me hundreds of hours down the line in 2019! We talk social media presences, using your personal name or studio name, and so much more! • • • The Stay Spongy Show Podcast is available on all podcast platforms, make sure to Follow or Subscribe on your platform of choice. Cheers, and Happy 2019!
It's time to look forward to 2019 and figure out EXACTLY how you will crush it in every way possible. There are a few pitfalls that I see people making with goal-setting and their approach to the new year, so let's talk about it and how to avoid falling into them!
Joel Ferber went from a college graduate with no clients to recently jumping into full-time music producing, and found incredible value for his client base around the experiences he provided and the high level of care. I break down his past as well as the key takeaways that got him here today.
Today we pick the brains of a man with an incredible journey, consisting of fighting on the frontlines to today, finding his purpose and motivation to continue forward every single day and truly seize the moment.
This week I spoke at the URM Summit to 200 people, discussing the tactics and mindset I used to build up McLucas Media and get my first full-time employee. This is a pre-event discussion with Steven and Michelle, where we talk about ways to rework the messaging within my speech to make it incredibly valuable for the audience.
Life is chaotic at every stage, so I promise you will NEED this information to help organize your tasks, priorities, and increase your focus and completion rates. We dive into the system I personally use to manage running this podcast, my music production company McLucas Media, personal life, and several new business possibilities that are emerging.
In a world where people complain about organic reach being throttled, Raymond's audience is well established and continues to get high interaction on his FB posts. He definitely teaches us a thing or two about providing value to an audience online and creating a loyal audience. Enjoy!
Taking a deep dive into why I tick the way I do and what's shaped me into the person I am today. Greg wanted to ask more about it and honestly I had never considered it so I had him hop onto his mic so we could record while we chat!
So many people neglect Instagram, the most culturally relevant platform of 2018, and it's destroying your business more than you think. Don't leave money on the table, take advantage of this incredible platform NOW.
It truly does take a lifetime to build your reputation and one second to ruin it, so pay close attention to make sure you don't commit any of these sins that can obliterate your opportunities in your industry.