Bree Noble: Women in the Music Industry, Podcasting & Staying Organized

Joining us this week out of California is Bree Noble. Bree is a musician, entrepreneur and speaker, and she is the host of the Female Entrepreneur Musician Podcast, founder and CEO of Women of Substance Music Radio & Podcast, as well as being a music business trainer & mentor.Bree draws on her experience running her own music business to train and mentor other female musicians, with her goal being to to de-mystify and simplify the business side of music for her clients. In this interview, we hear the advice she'd offer to musicians, why she thinks the music industry has become a better place for women, and how musicians and creative entrepreneurs can become more organized.Highlights:- Bree describes our show as “not boring” and that makes us very happy!- We hear that Bree loves 80s music and Marcio challenges her knowledge!- Bree shares the benefits of musicians appearing on podcasts- “Interview podcasts let people get to know you as a person, and not just a voice or musician” - Bree Noble- “People are really interested in the stories behind artists” - Bree Noble- Bree shares some tips for finding podcasts to be featured on, and how to approach them- We hear how Bree has improved as a podcaster over the course of 500 episodes- Bree shares how she believes the music industry has become a better place for women in recent years- “The power of the indie right now has really empowered women” - Bree Noble- We hear why Bree decided to focus on showcasing women in music - as she felt they were underrepresented in the industry- Bree tells us how she manages to balance so many different commitments and projects- We talk about the importance of being organised as a creative entrepreneurAdvice:- “Set up 90 day goals, and figure out the action steps needed to achieve them, and calendarize them” - Bree Noble- Block off time to do specific things on your to-do list; make sure you create enough space to complete these tasks- Find a mentor in the industry who can teach you and answer your questions- “If you really have the talent or drive to succeed, you have to keep doing it!”- You have to push through the periods of self doubt about your musicGuest Links:- Female Entrepreneur Musician: http://femusician.com/- Women of Substance Radio: http://www.wosradio.com/- Facebook: /breenoblemusic- Twitter: @breenobleSponsors:- Chris Keaton @ Chris Keaton Presents- Christine Infanger @ Thirty Roses- Joe Settineri- Music Entrepreneur HQ- Music Launch Hub- Buck Naked Soap Company

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