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What should musicians post on Snapchat?

Snapchat has become a pretty big deal. In fact, it recently surpassed Instagram as the top online destination for teens. Which means that if you’re a musician (or working for one), there’s a good chance you should be on Snapchat. Of course, it can ...

What should musicians post on Snapchat?

Snapchat has become a pretty big deal. In fact, it recently surpassed Instagram as the top online destination for teens. Which means that if you’re a musician (or working for one), there’s a good chance you should be on Snapchat. Of course, it can ...

Career Mistakes You Might Be Making: Incomplete Emails

You may be spending so much time worrying about crafting the perfect resume or preparing for that interview that you may be overlooking the smaller details. Unfortunately, some of those seemingly little mistakes may actually be costing you a great opportunity. So, I’m starting ...

21 things only music business majors will understand

1) Going to a music festival isn’t just fun for you, it’s a religious experience. Saddeer, via dancinginthedaycingintheday 2) You hear a new song and you must find out everything about who wrote, played, or produced it. 3) You can name the record label ...

Questions to ask at an internship interview

Anytime you have an interview you should come prepared with questions to ask. Not only is it expected, but asking smart questions gives you a chance to demonstrate your skills and enthusiasm and learn more about the job. By bpsusf [CC-BY-2.0 ) What are ...

Where to start when you have no experience in the music industry

So you want a job or internship in the music industry but you have no experience and everything you want to require seems to require more experience than seems possible. Like that entry level job as an assistant that wants 3-5 years of experience. ...

One rule for making the most of an internship

It’s simple and straightforward but most interns completely fail to do it. Still, if you follow this one rule you’ll learn a lot more and increase your chances of getting a job. So what’s the big secret? Get to know as many people as ...

How to Network As an Intern

I have a secret for you: Most people are willing to help students and interns. In fact, interning is a perfect excuse to meet with and learn from as many people in an organization as possible because people will generally be willing to sit ...

Intern FAQ: Should My Resume Have an Objective?

Most career websites and advisors will tell you to put an “objective” — a statement explaining what your goal is — on your resume but is that really necessary? Flickr user Flazingo Photos (CC-BY-SA-2.0) Not only is it unnecessary, it’s a waste of space ...

How To Write a Killer Cover Letter: Ask Not What The Company Can Do For You

“My fellow Americans, ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country.” – John F. Kennedy It’s a profound and famous quote about the responsibilities that come with citizenship, but it can also be applied to ...