Heather explains how showing up constantly can increase your odds of success significantly. This podcast episode is an incredible interview with Artist, Songwriter, Bass Player, Actress, Fender employee, and all-around super creative and authentic human Heather Youmans. Heather explains what her days are like and how many things have started happening for her since she decided to confront her struggle with putting herself out there by showing up daily and getting stuff done. Her commitment … [Read more...] about Ep #32 – Put yourself out there and Interview with Heather Youmans
There are so many Artists out there trying to make it. Or are they? The most common question I get asked is "Just show me HOW to make a living in music." Well the honest truth is that even if I show you HOW you first need to know WHY you aren't putting yourself out there and showing up in a way that means business and means results in the first place. Many Artists are waiting for things to happen, you must go out and make it happen. This podcast answers that common question "Please show … [Read more...] about Ep #31 – Are You in the 24%
Ever have to qualify your full-time Musician status in public? No matter what we all have a prejudice of some sort. Many people believe that ALL Musicians are broke or just play for free because they love it. Yes! I do love it! Of course I do, but I also need to pay real money for real services like electricity and water. I cannot play for free. Ever been in a situation where you have to qualify yourself further? I've been in this position hundreds of times in social settings when the … [Read more...] about Ep #30 – Are You Legit?
How do you know when it's time to go Full-time into Music? Honestly there are some really romantic views surrounding the right time to quit your day job. And while I love a romantic story as much as the next girl, I do think that a little risk management and responsibility doesn't go astray when you're deciding on whether to quit your day job or not. Let's use some common sense! JOIN THE 30-DAY CHALLENGE NOW http://musiclifecoach.joannejanzen.com You can do it. Enjoy! LISTEN TO THE … [Read more...] about Ep #29 – When to Quit Your Day Job
How to Work Through the Down Days! One of the most interesting things to me is that no matter who established the Artist or Musician is that I work with everyone at some point and at multiple points throughout their careers they get to the point where they are feeling super drained and in a struggle and I”m going to call that Failure Fatigue. You might be thinking, why would somebody who is super established be thinking that they are in failure? I think it’s easy to think that when you’re … [Read more...] about Ep #28 – Conquering Failure Fatigue
Talent...Money...Connections...!?! Sorry but it's none of these things! Have you ever wondered why that insanely talented Musician or Artist or Songwriter that you know hasn't yet risen to the top of the pile? This podcast will answer that great mystery for you. It's not that their parents had money (or maybe they did, but that's not the reason), it's not that they had ALL the connections, and it's not that they just GOT LUCKY! Listen in and join me on my next 30-day … [Read more...] about Ep #27 – The #1 Skill You Need to Succeed in Music