As an entrepreneur I faced many challenges when growing my network of contacts. After years of building an impressive list of managers, agents, and record label contacts as a TV producer, I came to realize that as an business owner, I was going to need to widen my network to meet the right clients for Wise Owl. I also had quit my corporate job, so I couldn't rely on that to get me through the door anymore either. So, I had to ask myself, what kinds of clients am I looking for? and is email the way to connect with them?Read More
Having a business comes with a lot of expenses, and aside from the usual office supplies, and subscriptions, a while back I began to notice that a lot of my costs were coming from networking and meet ups.
I started researching into local places that I could utilize to have efficient meetings with less money coming out of pocket. Since then, have had a lot of success in cutting down my spending while discovering some awesome places to have meetings all over LA. Here is a list of the best places to meet up at little to no cost that can help you the next time you're scheduling dozens of meetings.Read More
Attending events may seem pretty straight forward...you get ready, you get there, you network for a bit, then bounce, but truth is, going to a business or networking event without some essentials can actually make a simple day or night, more complicated than it needs to be. I can't tell you how many times I found myself rolling my eyes in frustration because I forgot the most basic necessity.
So with that in mind, I wanted to share my top 5 must have items that you'll find yourself looking for the next time you have a business night out.Read More
Being an entrepreneur can be tough, but very rewarding. When I started Wise Owl Media Group I never knew the doors that would open and the amazing support I would be getting. After more than 10 years as a producer I'm ready to share my life, tips, and ideas to help you along your way and also share my truth and hopefully grow a strong community of fellow media entrepreneurs.Read More