The Wednesday Edition
July 4, 2012
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This Week on The Rock Star Branding Podcast, Episode #22
Implications of Tommy Lee From Motley Crue Hating Fan Photos?
A short discussion with Brian Thompson, Michael Brandvold & Steve Jones addressing a recent open letter from Motley Crue's Tommy Lee regarding his dislike of fans asking for photos with him.
Brian's Blog of the Day:
Guilt As A Sales Technique?
To Those In The Music Industry Who Employ Such Tactics:
Quit using guilt and shame as a sales technique.
You need to focus on selling what people want, where they want it, and how they want it.
That's it, that's all.
Well, ok… there is one caveat. If you have the ability to sell something which the consumer doesn't even know they want yet, before they've even seen it, then you're in an extremely enviable and rare position. Then you have found true gold.
What do I mean by that? Think of…
Today's News, Links & Tips:
1.) The DIY Musician: The Complete Guide to Sync Licensing
2.) Artists And Labels Must Accept The New Music Industry
3.) 10 Simple Truths For A Delusional Music Industry (as always, read the comments to see the hatred flowing)
4.) Social Media Promotion – Successful Artists Need to Keep Fresh Content Coming
5.) Facebook’s Ad Revenue Is Slowing Down – Are Marketers Looking Elsewhere?
6.) The Unexpected Ways You Can Grow as a Person
7.) 12 Most Intergalactically Enduring Life Lessons from Star Wars
8.) Report: Six Ways To Keep Facebook Users Coming Back To Your Page
9.) I love this.. Rejecting the Allure of "Stuff": Be More with Less
10.) Why You Should Embrace Twitter Lurkers
11.) ACTA Is DEAD After European Parliament Vote!
12.) 5 Ways to Improve Your Life Right Now
13.) Did Joe Biden Order the Megaupload Shutdown?
14.) Did scientists just discover the God Particle? New particle fits description of elusive Higgs boson
15.) Are You Halfway to Your Goals? (the year is half over!)
16.) 7 Ways To Stop Satisfying Customers And Start Wowing Them
17.) 10 Motivating Ways To Change Your Life
18.) Jason Silva Preaches the Gospel of “Radical Openness” in Espresso-Fueled Video (at TEDGlobal 2012)
19.) 75 Happiness Quotes to Live By
20.) A NEARLY Exclusive Interview with Steven Pressfield, Author of The War Of Art (video)
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