Category: fundamentals

  • Just Make Something

    The most common advice we hear (and give) on how to start making a project or start doing what you want is to just start. Easy as that. Just do it. Go and make something. The result of dreams without work is zero. [eightcolumns class=”centered”] Start right now Playing it safe. Those are some of…

  • Keep On Keeping On

    The journey of a thousand miles starts with one step, but you have to make sure the rest of the steps happen to make sure you get there. [eightcolumns class=”centered”] Perseverance as a Key to Success The late musical star Michael Jackson had a hit tune that included the lyrics, “Don’t stop ‘til you get…

  • An End to the Fear of Failure

    Failure can be a good thing, but at some point if you want to succeed you need to be able to put an end to it and go on the next thing that will scare you. [eightcolumns class=”centered”] Aint nothin to be scared of Creative people are known for being hardwired differently. However, one way…

  • The New Three P’s of Marketing

    In most situations you would think it was Product, Price and Promotion. We would like to offer an alternative as it relates to video production. [eightcolumns class=”centered”] Preparation, Preparation, Preparation Video production and website development iOS custom builds, heck anything were you are building something from nothing, the key to a successful project is to…

  • Realities of Running a Business

    Creatives are typically very good at being creative and very bad at running a business. Here are some good tips on how to stay on top of what keeps you employed. [eightcolumns class=”centered”] Focus Growing an audience Whether your business is already up and running, or you are just finalizing the details with your first…

  • No Regrets!

    Live your life in such a way that when your working days are over, you won’t look back and say “I wish I had…” Work hard at all the right things. [eightcolumns class=”centered”] Spend time on the things that matter most Robert Redford once said “I have no regrets, because I’ve done everything I could…

  • Making a Business Plan

    A solid business plan is more than just a means to go to a bank and try to get a loan. A good business plan forces you to think through your endeavor and do a little planning. [eightcolumns class=”centered”] Don’t make it for the bank, make it for you A business plan. This is often…

  • Taking on Debt

    A simple few suggestions about when to take on debt and When to Avoid It. Know whats up. Video production is expensive. [eightcolumns class=”centered”] The good the bad and the ugly Debt…we all cringe at the thought of carrying it, but when you are growing a business or working as a freelancer it can be a…

  • 4 steps to making it

    Everything worth doing is difficult. I bet you can count on a few fingers the good things that happened in your life that truly molded you into the person you are. Now, compare that to the number of situations you had to actually work through that shaped you. Work is a good thing. We make…

  • The Secret to Making a Project

    Whatever you do don’t be afraid to fail. Use it as a catalyst to drive you forward. [eightcolumns class=”centered”] Failure needs to be cheap Fear is such a bummer. It is a force that holds us back and prevents us from realizing so much of our own, individual potential. Think about it for one moment…

  • The Formula for Success = Preparation + Timing

    Defining success is important but knowing how to arrive is a close second. Being prepared for the opportunity is key. [eightcolumns class=”centered”] Get ready because opportunity waits for no one What is success? That’s a good question. Likely, everyone who reads this will have a different answer. That’s because the very word success can mean…

  • Setting Your Price

    A little bit of insight on how to charge what your services are worth. After all we can’t live on dreams alone. Make some money Freelance workers or business owners looking to take things forward face one major challenge: setting their price. It is very difficult to put a price on your work or services…