Take YOUR Chances

I will take my chances. Even though they’ve almost killed me. I have no choice. It’s ridiculous until you take and make your shot. Seth Godin said nobody get’s talker’s block but many people get writer’s block. Don’t be afraid to write as you speak. And act as you dream!!!!

Listen to this interview from Seth Godin


Power of Story Telling (49ers vs Seahawks)



Patrick Willis story

“Power isn’t about just going forward. It’s about not letting anything hold you back. You find that in yourself, and you can go anywhere you want.”

Russell Wilson story

“My dad always told me three P’s. Persevere Perspective and Purpose”

Derrick Coleman story

“I’ve been deaf since I was 3 so I never listened to them” them being the coaches, the NFL Draft.

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20 Worst Indie Artist Mistakes

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Wow, this list is so good, I only wish I had written this article:


20 Worst Indie Artist Mistakes

A guest post by Johnny Dwinell of Daredevil Production

In my job, I get to speak with many indie artists who are at different points in their journey. They consistently make these common major mistakes. Changing your approach will change your career. I made this personal to drive the message home.

1. Your Songs Suck – Consumers will instantly click past a crappy song to thousands of online radio stations till they find a good song that really moves them in the first 10-20 seconds. You better have GREAT songs. It’s a CRAFT; it always has been. Treat is as such. You need to seek out a few mentors to teach you what they know about their CRAFT and apply your unique vision and perspective to that knowledge. Easy to…

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Professionalism: Surviving the DELETE Button

Hungry Artiz: Inspiration,Motivation & Information*

The other day, I got an email. Because I get many emails daily, I set aside time in my day to open and read them. I usually start with my “Shift/Delete” routine. This is where I look at the preview pane of my Mail App and skim through to see if any of those spammers have gotten creative enough to bypass my filters! What fun, huh? I hold down the Shift key to zap multiple emails from those who have made it their point to let me know that I have been selected for a free trial of their software, Facebook telling me I have been “mentioned” or a forgotten mailing list that I signed up for, but am no longer interested in.

While doing my “Shift/Delete” routine, I usually go immediately to the messages with questionable subject headings. You know the ones: they address you warmly by calling you…

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