Working With Clients – How To Deal With Clients As a Freelancer
Working with clients is one of the most important aspects of video business. Because if you don’t work with clients, then you aren’t running a video company! It’s as simple as that. If you’re dealing with people as a freelance filmmaker/videography, then you’re going to have…
6 Promotional Strategies To Get Your Local Community Talking About Your Film
One of the promotional strategies with my first feature has been going straight to local newspapers and offering them a “public interest story about the first feature film being shot here in [my hometown].” Not aware is this is the first movie shot in your…
Control Your Emotions, Or They Will Control You
I wanted to take the opportunity to share a story from my background in today’s post. This is something from a while back, but it’s been very important to me throughout my life. It’s really one of the most important lessons that I’ve ever had the…
Becoming Outcome Independent In Your Filmmaking And Business
One of the best things you can do for your filmmaking or video business is to become outcome independent. When you do this, you get out of your head – you stop thinking and start doing. Without further ado, let’s get into it. BECOMING OUTCOME…
6 Steps To Get Your Hustle On
Welcome to another post here at Filmmaking Lifestyle. Glad to have you! I’ve been talking quite a bit recently about hustle and its importance in business terms. It’s important in any business, but especially in a filmmaking based business like running a video production business….
Filmmaking and The Fear of Failure
Last time around, we talked about productivity and how some simple changes in the way you view things can make a world of different in your success. We learnt that action oriented self-talk is one of the best ways to get yourself out of a…
Productivity and Getting Things Done
Today I want to talk about the very important concept of productivity and – more to the point – getting things done. We’re going to focus on a couple of theoretical points, including a look at one of the best self-development books of modern times,…
Liberation Methods For The Filmmaker
I’ve tackled the issue of social conditioning a fair bit on this site. I think it’s important to be aware of social conditioning because it directly affects our business, the way we’re perceived and the way we treat others. This post might be a little more hardcore…
Why There’s No Time Like The Present
Last time around, we looked at hustle and how it relates to filmmaking and business, focusing specifically on three sporting greats – Pete Rose, Roger Federer and Tiger Woods. We talked about gamification and seeing your life and business as a sporting event. We looked…
Charlie Hustle, Roger Federer And How To See Your Life As a Championship Game
Wanted to talk about something a little different today. We’re going to take a look at two top sports stars – one from the modern era and one a little more old-school – and look at what we can learn from their drive and passion….
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