Ep12: Stop Hating Your Day Job | The Rock/Star Advocate

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#12 | How to Stop Hating Your Day Job

Don’t quit your day job {just yet}! 

Day jobs can be a drag! They take you away from your music & often drain your energy. But there’s a way you can shift your mindset so you can make the most of the time you’re away from your music.

If you decide the job is awful and out to destroy your happiness, you will find evidence of that every day. If you decide it’s a necessary component to the overall growth of your future career in music, you will find ways to support that vision.

Key Highlights

  • Why day jobs don’t have to suck [01:22]
  • How I approached my day jobs [01:52]
  • 4 Skill Sets found in most day jobs [04:30]
  • The secret to fan engagement [04:43]
  • Marketing & branding [09:09]
  • Clear communication [12:40]
  • Public performance [14:23]

Leverage the skills you learn & use during your day job to help you in your music career!

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