What are royalties? Do I have to copyright my song before I can start receiving royalties? Why should I pay money and register my song with the copyright office? How many different ways can my song (intellectual property) be used? What is the Right of Public Performance? What is the Right of Reproduction What is the Right of Distribution? What is the Right of Derivatives? What … Continue reading The Basics of Music Royalties
In 1983, Lorne Whitehead wrote in the American Journal of Physics…
…how a single domino is capable of bringing down another domino that is actually 50 percent larger. Continue reading Chapter 2 of “The ONE Thing” By Gary Keller with Jay Papasan
So for most of 2019 I did have a major goal in mind, but was so scatter-brained with different smaller projects (that actually DID coincide with the bigger goal), that I kept changing focus and didn’t really have much to show for the year because before I finished one project I would move to the next. Continue reading How Im Getting Over My Scatter-Brained Tendencies In 3-Simple Steps
“Finally, out of desperation, I went as small as I could possibly go and asked: ‘What’s the ONE thing you can do this week such by doing it everything else would be easier or unnecessary?’ And the most awesome thing happened.” Continue reading Chapter 1 of “The One Thing” by Gary Keller and Jay Papasan
Contents Intro The ONE Thing ☝️ The Domino Effect Success Leaves Clues Part 1: “The Lies” – They mislead and derail us Everything Matters Equally 🙅♂️ Multitasking 🤣 A Disciplined Life 🤯 Will Power Is Always on Will-Call ❌ A Balanced Life 😳 Big Is Bad 🚫 Part 2: “The Simple Truth” – The Simple Path to Productivity The Focusing Question The Success Habit The … Continue reading Dissecting “The One Thing” by Gary Keller and Jay Papasan
5:11pm Where I’m At Website My website is up and running. Right now it has some basic research/resources for musicians, a T-Shirt for sale at MY COST with a QR code (or for a $10 profit if you want it without the code that links to my website), and a link to my Patreon page. Patreon My Patreon page is complete. I have 5 Patrons so far, totaling $66 (after fees). I just finished setting … Continue reading Day 324: “Here’s What I Gotta Do…”
Please give a warm thank you to all of my Patreon supporters for allowing me to create this website and post all of the free resources I find for other independent artists to utilize! Lucy P “Dan The Flying Man” David P Chad W Lisa C Continue reading Contributors
Problem I set-up a Facebook Ad for my T-Shirts (split-test) a few weeks ago. I went through the whole process and completed everything. I got a notification and an email saying the ad was approved, but the next few days, not one cent was spent and there were no stats. I eventually got a notification that said “Your Ad has been completed!”. So… Why wasn’t … Continue reading FB Ad Approved And Marked As “Completed”, But Did NOT Deliver?
My monthly fixed bills (NOT counting things like groceries, gas and other expenses). I already made some “CUTS” and am now saving $160 per month! These are separated by my personal bank account and business bank account. 6:58pm Day 338 Lately, I’ve been stressing out about not having enough time to get everything I need done. With a full time job, posting everything I do, writing … Continue reading Day 338: Finances – Get Rid of My Car?
8:14pm Writing this blog at work while I’m waiting tables. Just one sentence at a time. Facebook Ads I put up some fb ads for the T-shirts that went live early this morning. The thing is… I just checked and I still haven’t gotten even 1 “impression” for these first 8 hours or more. I might just be impatient, but I thought it would start doing something … Continue reading Day 318: “Why Isn’t This Working?!”