“On Being Innovative”

Episode 71

I never fully appreciated the proverb “necessity is the mother of invention” until I became a business owner. It didn’t take long to realize that there are busy seasons in a private practice and teaching studio, and then there are slow seasons. Very, very slow seasons.

Summer just happens to be the slowest of all, which has made it absolutely necessary to create new revenue streams in the form of programs, classes, and online courses.

In this episode, Jaime and I are talking all about the opportunities we’ve created in our businesses…what’s worked, what’s completely failed, lessons we’ve learned, and how we’ve been able to fill in the gaps during otherwise slow seasons.

Mentioned in the Episode

The Summer We Didn’t Get Paid: The podcast episode Rachel and her business partner Katey recorded all about not paying themselves in the summer of 2016.

New Song Music Therapy Camp: The music therapy camp Jaime created and discussed in detail during this episode.

Listen & Learn Into Lessons: The new program we developed and have been facilitating this summer at Music Therapy Connections.


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