Success in the industry is more than just talent. Often its having the right team or “machine” behind you and your product.
AMG’s top 3 Tips for Building the Right Team:
3. Know the Roles:
Please Please Please learn the roles of a Manager, Agent, and Publicist! Making sure these roles are filled with solid players will maximize your career and net worth. They will take stress off your shoulders, handle situations that come your way, and often will be the first line of defense and foundation to your sanity.
2. Know When and How to Cut Ties:
If you have out grown your current situation. Be honest with your team, professionally cut ties and move forward. If the person genuinely had your best interest at heart they will respect your need for growth and still support you even as you move on.
Notice: Trey Songz left his management for Kevin Liles
Notice: Nicki Minaj left her management for Diddy
At the end of the day its business. You need to do what is right for you.
1. NO one is going to work Harder for You than YOU!
Even if you have everything in place, you can’t just expect your team to grind on your behalf and you just sit back and wait for the fame. Diddy has hundreds of people working for him but something they all say is that he never stops working. Lead from the front not the sidelines.
Looking to build your team? Not Sure of what you need? Go Forth Music Community …coming soon!