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5 Tips to Gain Traction

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Are you trying to grow your business, your band, or your brand but feel like you’ve hit a brick wall? Are you waiting for the phone to ring but are just hearing the sound of crickets?

I remember when I started my first business and thought that just because I had a great website, people would automatically find me. Man, was I wrong! I didn’t know much about online marketing, networking, or social media. I knew a few things but it wasn’t enough to help me gain traction.

The same applies to bands and solo artists, and also speakers. Gone are the days when you could just make a flyer for your show or event and slap it up all over the place. I made a quick video with your five tips. Though they are geared toward musicians, they can also apply to speakers, entrepreneurs, and job seekers. It has some funny mistakes that we’ve all made. Check it out:

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If you’d like more tips or some guidance, contact me here to schedule a complimentary strategy session. You can also snag the FREE report on the top right: Career Killers: 20 Mistakes Musicians Make, which is filled with funny but true stories.

View More: http://em-grey.pass.us/new-years-mini-sessions-dori-web-optimizedDori Staehle, MBA is the Founder and CEO of Rock the Next Stage. She offers music mentoring for serious musicians to help them make an impact – and a solid income! Dori offers business and ADHD coaching, live performance coaching, booking, management, and more. She specializes in Christian artists and young talent but she has worked with many others. She is also a percussionist, drum therapist, rockin’ speaker, and the best-selling author of Find Your Divine Rhythm: A Creative’s Success Formula.