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Speculating on Possibilities in Your Music Career

I know I’ve talked a lot about language, but this is another area where I feel like it has made a real difference for me. What I’ve discovered is that “brainstorming” is weak compared to “speculating on possibilities.” I remember a meeting I had with a team member...

Having Fun in the Game of Music

In the leadership program I’m currently in, we create everything as a “game.” Even things that we might normally call “work” in daily life are created instead as games. Since everything is created in language, this simple shift in terminology from “projects” and...

Creating Simplicity in Your Music Career

In 2019, I decided to begin living nomadically. My adventures were ultimately cut short by the pandemic (I’d managed to explore some of western Canada and northwestern States), but I still ended up leaving Calgary, where I had lived for over 20 years, and ended up...

Weekly Digest: October 16, 2021

What does it look like to do complete work? See, as ambitious creatives, it’s easy to get in the habit of starting dozens of projects, rarely or never finishing any. And I’m guilty as sin. But that’s not all. Doing complete work isn’t just about finishing projects....

Creating Structures for Everything in Your Music Career

My coach recently shared with me: “You can have everything you want. You just need to put structures in place to get to where you want to go.” And that really got me thinking… I have structures in place for a lot of things I do, including the very guide you’re reading...


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Going to the Source

I’m a voracious reader of books and prolific consumer of training content. First and foremost, it’s because I’m looking for breakthroughs in my own work. And second, I’m always looking for material I can adapt and bring back to my readers, listeners, viewers, and...

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Be, Have, Do

Conventional wisdom says you need to do, have, and be to get anything in life. First, act. Second, get. Third, have. But if you’ve read enough personal development and spiritual books, then you know it works the other way around – be, have, and do. The only problem is...

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We all see the world through certain lenses. We didn’t necessarily choose our lenses, because it has a lot to do with encounters in early childhood and what we made those events mean. In layman’s terms, our lenses can be summed up as confirmation bias. Everywhere we...

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David Andrew Wiebe, October 2021

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Start Your Year the Right Way
The Music Entrepreneur Code

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