« Home | Web site to check out... » | Something to think about today... » | Cordless Records » | Web site to check out... » | Something to think about today... » | Announcing IndieMusicManager.com » | Do you need a record deal? » | Web site to check out... » | Something to think about today... » | Are you using myspace.com? » 

Wednesday, December 07, 2005 

What's your mindset?

I'm busy writing a book. Well let's say I just got busy. I've had the book idea for awhile but had a mindset problem. I just couldn't get myself to work on a book while at my desk. When I'm working in my office I'm busy developing web sites, working on GoGirlsMusic.com and consulting musicians. The last thing I think about is writing. So it gets put off.

Good news... I got myself a new laptop this week! My previous one is very old and I got so used to not having one. Now I'm spending time everyday writing my book. It's so easy with the laptop. I can leisure around the house with it. It's so much easier than being tied down to a desk! I feel empowered. I sit on the sofa and type away.

So what is your mindset? And what can you do to either change it or like I did, accommodate it?

Rock on,
Madalyn Sklar
IndieMusicCoach.com
~providing one-on-one indie music consulting & coaching~

I know that I've gotten away from practicing as often as I should because it's up and down the steps with the gear all the time. I get everything set-up and then I have to tear it down to go play a gig. I'm starting to rethink my scheduling of shows so that they happen more at one time instead of willy-nilly all over the calendar. Not sure that it's going to work, but I'm starting to get excited about having a period of time to work on things instead a few hours a week.

Post a Comment

Links to this post

Create a Link

SUBSCRIBE

WHO IS MADALYN SKLAR?


    Madalyn Sklar is a music business coach & consultant, blogger, social networks expert and author. She has spent over 15 years helping independent musicians and music business professionals achieve greater success. Her motto is: working smarter not harder. She also founded GoGirlsMusic.com, the oldest + largest online community of indie women musicians.

    Madalyn's Sites:
    * GoGirlsMusic.com
    * Social Networks for Musicians
    contact: madalynsklar(at)gmail.com

         

    Get interviewed on this blog for just $50

    HootSuite - Social Media Dashboard

    Learn it all.

    HootSuite - Social Media Dashboard

    Check out my YouTube video:

    www.flickr.com
    GoGirlsMusic.com's items Go to Madalyn's photostream

REPRINT ARTICLES

    Click here if you would like to post articles and information from this blog to your blog or web site.

Previous posts

BLOGS I READ:

Madalyn's Blog
P.O. Box 16940
Sugar Land, TX 77496-6940

Copyright © 2000-2009 Madalyn's Music Biz Blog. All rights reserved.

This blog is designed to provide reliable information regarding the subject matter covered.
The authors disclaim any liability that incurs from the use of any information contained in this blog.