For February’s Blog Post of The Month I chose “Finding the Right Manager” on Raprehab.com.
I like this article because it details the importance of management, what qualities to look for in a manager, as well as some practical advice for musicians looking for management at different levels in their career. It also gives a good explanation of what a manager does, and how manager’s get paid. Overall, its very
The article identifies 3 must have characteristics for managers: passion, connections, and funding.
As stated in the article: If your manager has passion, he may be able to succeed without the others. However, if your manager is without passion for your music, your chances of long-term success will be reduced.
The best-case scenario is, of course, having all three.Read More