A decade ago I was gigging weekly, singing in pubs, music venues and performing at the occasional festival. Music was a huge part of my weekly activities as we played a mixture of covers and originals. Anyone who remembers us from that particular music circuit in Guildford, Surrey, UK, might remember our rather overplayed rock …
Last week I finally got on the podcasting bandwagon and published my first episode of Series One: The Business of Coaching and Mentoring.
After almost 15 years’ in the radio business I was surprised by the utter fear of putting myself out there on YouTube and platforms like Spotify. Questions like the following:
“What if no one listens?”
“What if after all this time in radio I actually have no idea how to craft a podcast?”
“What if lots of people actually DO listen and then bark that they wasted how ever long they listened for of their lives?”
“What if it actually succeeds?”
As a creative person, one topic on The Business of… show I can’t fill the schedule with enough of is The Arts.
I have learned so much from my inspiring guests about music; fine art; game design; creative writing; filmmaking; how to make money from creative endeavours and more that I couldn’t be more grateful to each one of my guests for their time talking to me on Connections Radio – and i’m hungry for more.
If you are a creative entrepreneur or professional in any of the above areas do reach out and join this list of creative masterminds as we work together to give knowledge and inspire other creative industry workers and hopefuls to fulfil their artistic purpose.