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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...

Surrounding Yourself with Positive People in Your Music Career

Recently, I decided to take on a yearlong leadership program (technically, it’s two years, but that’s a whole other rabbit trail). What were my best friends doing when I was about to join? Two were already in the program, and two more were about to join. There wasn’t...

Creating from a Space of Opportunity in Your Music Career

People don’t care how much you know until they know how much you care. So, we need to shift our thinking from how to get something, to how we can give and be of service to others. How can we contribute? I’m not talking about being a doormat. I’m talking about being...

Simple & Obvious Communication Tricks Most Musicians Don’t Use

When I say “tricks,” though, I really mean “basics” or “essentials.” The only reason I say “tricks” is because this is what a lot of artists miss. Look, communication happens every day. If you want to let the world know that you exist, you’ve either got to a) speak...

Going All In on Your Music Career

What backdoors have you yet to close? What escape hatches have you left open? What backup plans are you keeping in play just in case things don’t go well in your music career? I’m all for being practical. I’ve benefited greatly from prioritizing work that was the...

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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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Lenses

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, May 2021

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Start Your Year the Right Way
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