Tag: entrepreneurship

Musicians Are Natural Entrepreneurs

June 17, 2013 0

Berklee Today, the journal for alumni of Berklee College of Music, recently gave me the opportunity to explore the relationship between musical training and the skills of entrepreneurs. I interviewed several Berklee alumni who have gone on to create groundbreaking music technology companies serving independent artists. Derek Sivers – founder of CD Baby Panos Panay…

By Eric Jensen

The rare and valuable skills of musicians

June 15, 2013 0

I recently had the opportunity to create a presentation for Daniel Indart’s Music¬†Entrepreneurship¬†students at the Cornel School of Contemporary Music at Shepherd University in Los Angeles. My presentation: Thinking Different(ly)…The Rare and Valuable Skills of Musicians¬†discussed the importance of an entrepreneurial mindset in today’s music industry. While business and music are diametrically opposed activities, they…

By Eric Jensen