As you’ll soon see, Cathy Heller is a wealth of information, inspiration and motivation for you to create a successful music career. She built her entire career from the ground up. She tried the traditional route and turned down 2 record deals because she believed in a different model. Now she licenses her songs to commercials, film and TV for 5 figure payouts for a single placement. She offers all that she’s learned in a course called “Six Figure Songwriting” where she helps and coaches her students to achieve the kind of 6 figure music success she’s created for herself.
Walking Away from Major Label Record Deals
- Realizing that a major label deal didn’t work for her
- How getting a record deal is going back to square one
- Benefits of not having a record deal
- How much is left after that record label advance?
- You have to be the one constantly driving your career
- How are you defining your career, your brand, your path?
- You MUST have a business plan if you want to build a 6 fogire music career.
- Start with your end game and work backwards
Building a 6 Figure Music Income with Music Licensing
- Find a problem you can solve for music supervisors
- Listen for commonalities in the music you hear being licensed
- Write songs around common themes that can be licensed for multiple uses
- 6 figure music career inspiration from Ingrid Michaelson
Join the “Six Figure Songwriting” Course
This course is currently closed, but she has offered to open it up just for YOU – the FEM listeners. Click here or on the image below to join. This is the ONLY way you can join the course right now). Cathy also gave you a gift of $50 off! Use Coupon Code FEM for full pay and FEM2 for Payment Plan to claim your $50 off.
Creating a Successful Businesses Around Music Licensing
Connect With Cathy Hellor
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ABOUT HOST BREE NOBLEBree Noble is an entrepreneur, musician and speaker. She founded Women of Substance Radio, an online radio station that promotes quality female artists in all genres, in 2007. She launched the Women of Substance Music Podcast in November 2014, a 5 day per week show which promotes Independent female artists. Her podcast has hit #1 in New & Noteworthy for the Music, Arts and Society & Culture categories and #4 Audio Podcast on all of iTunes. She draws on her extensive experience running her own music business, both as a solo musician and as an Industry professional, to train and mentor other female musicians. Learn more about the station, the show and the artists atwww.wosradio.com. Connect with Bree on Twitter @BreeNoble or on Facebook or on Instagram @breenoblemusic