Music Business Videos

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On this page, you will find all the music business videos I’ve put together for you. You will also find video highlights and links to the corresponding blog posts. If you’d like to view or download full transcriptions of these videos, and discover all the resources and links I talk about, simply click in to these posts to learn more. Thanks for visiting, and don’t forget to let me know your thoughts and what subjects you’d like me to create videos on next. The latest videos are at the top of the page.

Making Your Own Rules

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Video Highlights:

00:00 – Making your own rules and taking charge
00:51 – You are your harshest critic
02:13 – When you make your own rules, it’s easy to make the game winnable
03:45 – Control
04:38 – Achieving builds your confidence
04:50 – Have you made your own rules?

Taking Ownership in Your Life & Your Career

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Video Highlights:

00:00 – Introduction
00:16 – Taking ownership and the blame game
00:39 – Taking responsibility for yourself and your actions
01:19 – The victim mentality
01:44 – Taking responsibility for your music career or business
02:03 – Getting the results you want can take more work than you even realize
02:39 – Learning to take initiative
03:36 – Benefits of ownership
04:08 – Upsides and downsides of partnerships
04:51 – Downsides of ownership
07:32 – Thanks for watching and leave a comment

How to be Liked & Build a Better Reputation

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Video Highlights:

00:01 – Today’s topic, being liked
00:11 – How to build a better reputation
00:31 – Practicing conversational generosity
00:56 – Active listening
01:25 – Adding relevant value to people and personalizing communication
02:56 – Smiling at people and being confident
03:36 – Be dependable
04:15 – Being dependable makes you endorsable
04:36 – Avoid arguments
05:44 – Read How to Win Friends and Influence People

6 Office Essentials for Music Entrepreneurs

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Video Highlights:

00:00 – 6 office essentials for music entrepreneurs
00:07 – Electronic system vs. paper-based system
01:15 – #1 – pens
01:31 – #2 – 4×6 index cards
02:15 – #3 – notepad
03:03 – #4 – desk calendar
03:49 – #5 – black book
04:22 – #6 – whiteboards
05:17 – Bonus: note-taking device
05:53 – What tools are you using to stay organized?

7 Productive Things to do During the Holiday Season

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Video Highlights:

00:00 – I wanted to talk about seven things to do during the holiday season
00:23 – What’s the most productive use of your time?
00:48 – Rest
01:13 – Prepare for 2017
01:27 – Reflect
01:47 – We learn more from successes compared to failures
02:23 – Archive
03:07 – Drive towards your goals
03:41 – Plan
04:20 – Set new goals
04:50 – Don’t set too many goals
05:18 – Purge
05:44 – Time is a finite resource
06:02 – Thanks for listening

Career Update: November 2016

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Video Highlights:

00:00 – Hi, this is David Andrew Wiebe and this is my latest career update
01:30 – New posts I’ve published on The Music Entrepreneur HQ
04:48 – November resource pack
05:09 – Products
05:55 – Other projects I’m working on
10:46 – Performances
12:06 – The latest news about my music
13:21 – Traffic to The Music Entrepreneur HQ
15:44 – Product sales
16:37 – Lessons I’m learning
20:56 – Thanks for tuning in

The Music Entrepreneur Website Traffic Analysis 2016

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Video Highlights:

00:00 – Hi, I’m David Andrew Wiebe…
00:07 – The Music Entrepreneur HQ traffic analysis 2016
01:30 – Stipulations you should be aware of
02:58 – Where 33 to 50% of my traffic is coming from
03:59 – Tops posts and pages
04:58 – Important lesson: Focus on your top posts and pages to increase email subscribers
05:25 – How Leadpages is helping me build my email list
07:11 – What people are clicking on
08:56 – How I moved my site from one domain to another
10:42 – Traffic sources
13:34 – Thanks for joining me

How Being A Jerk Will Ruin Your Music Career

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Video Highlights:

00:00 – I’m David Andrew Wiebe
00:04 – How you conduct yourself and how you’re perceived
00:21 – The difference between confidence and arrogance
01:26 – A bad reputation is easy to create and hard to eliminate
02:18 – Well-publicized jerks in the music industry
02:56 – As a jerk, you’ll attract more jerks
03:41 – Extremes are dangerous in building a reputation
04:11 – Finding the balance between being honest and being respectful
04:51 – Life isn’t always fair
05:05 – In the long run, you will accomplish more if you’re not a jerk

How to Boost Your Post on Facebook for Musicians

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Video Highlights:

00:00 – Hi, this is David Andrew Wiebe with The Music Entrepreneur…
00:04 – Today I want to show you how to boost a post in Facebook
00:17 – Why you should boost a post that’s performing well
00:40 – Items you need to boost your posts
01:28 – Facebook tracks audience data and insights
01:33 – How to choose a post to boost
02:08 – Boosting a post
02:27 – Targeting your audience
02:57 – My favorite targeting options
03:39 – Budget and duration
03:57 – Setting the duration for your ad
04:20 – Adjusting your budget
05:16 – Estimated people reached based on budget and duration
05:25 – Why you need to keep your expectations realistic
05:49 – Tracking conversions and choosing a pixel
06:01 – Payment information
06:08 – Once set up, click “Boost”
06:12 – The approval of your ad