Your Career, Within Reach


Food for Thought

Career Satisfaction for Music Entrepreneurs: Take the Career Assessment

from I Care If You Listen
by Astrid Baumgardner

"No matter where you are in your career - whether you are just starting out in your music career or you are busily engaged in work that you enjoy or you would like to change things up and are wondering about next steps - the new year is a great time to take stock of where you are and where you would like to be."

> Read More

The Performance Benefits of a "Can-Do" Attitude

from The Bulletproof Musican
by Dr. Noa Kageyama

"So, whether it's tackling a new genre of music (like joining a baroque ensemble and being flummoxed by the lack of chinrest), or exploring a new facet of your skillset (like improvisation, whether it be in classical or jazz), focusing less on how well you're doing, and more on simply doing a little better next time seems like it could be a much better strategy for success both in the short term, and in the long run."

> Read More

"Just Keep Swimming, Just Keep Swimming!"

from The Whole Hearted Musician 
by Dana Fonteneau, MM, MA, LMFT 

"The gratitude I feel over things coming full circle after years of struggle, challenge, uncertainty and doubt - all while being pulled forward by the inner calling, the MUST inside that wouldn't let me give up on the vision - is profound. Why am I sharing this with you? Because I want to remind you that: If you're on your path and feeling overwhelmed, don't give up. If you're feeling discouraged and uncertain, don't give up. If you KNOW you have something important to share with the world but have no idea how to get it out there, don't give up."

> Read More