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    Today's Links: July 5, 2012

    The Thursday Edition
    July 5, 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.
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    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.

    CONTINUE READING


     

    Today's News, Links & Tips:

     

    1.) Why Helping Others Succeed Can Be Your Greatest Success
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    2.) a hilarious little commentary from The Georgia Straight: No talent is required to perform electronic dance music
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    3.) Music & Money: How to Get Paid What You're Worth
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    4.) Where the Heart Beats: John Cage, Zen Buddhism, and the Inner Life of Artists
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    5.) How to Live a Recommendable Life (one worth recommending)
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    6.) Take That, Google Glass: Apple Granted Patent for Head-Mounted Display
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    7.) Three Simple Steps to Create a Powerful Productivity Journal
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    8.) You’re in the music business, so act like a business person
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    9.) Music Publicity Tip: Tell a Story for Your CD Release and Beyond
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    10.) “I’m In!” A Motto for Success: Roger Birnbaum’s Commencement Speech at the University of Denver (Video)
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    11.) How To Improve Productivity When Working From Home
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    12.) How Do I Keep My Band Organized? PART 1
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    13.) Good new post on Music Think Tank: How I’m Building a Career as a Songwriter
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    14.) It doesn't get any more metal than this. Zakk Wylde Names New Son 'Sabbath'
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    15.) 19 Thoughts About Finding Your Purpose
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    16.) Seven Habits to Start Today to Be More Successful Tomorrow
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    17.) True Positive Thinking is Not the Absence of Negative Thoughts
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    18.) "How We Get Better", a new post from Steven Pressfield
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    19.) Allen Ginsberg Reads a Poem He Wrote on LSD to William F. Buckley (video)
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    20.) Another great post from Steven Pressfield: "Self-Doubt and Self-Reinforcement"
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