Tapping into Your Passions to Create a Successful Niche Practice and Side Business with the Music Industry Lawyer Erin Jacobson [GWL 39]

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Summary: Take the 2015 Listener Survey and help me create a better show for you in 2016. <a href="http://www.bit.ly/gwlsurvey" target="_blank">Please share your thoughts here</a>.<br> Erin’s lifelong love for music led her to marrying her love for the industry with her knowledge of the law. Now, she owns her own practice where she’s able to protect musicians and music professionals through deal negotiations and proper intellectual property protection. She is known as the music industry lawyer and for a good reason – Erin is immersed in the industry both as a lawyer and music lover.<br> What we cover in this episode: <br> <br> * How she became the music industry lawyer<br> * It’s possible to combine your passions with a professional career <br> * You can find a place for the law in just about any business <br> * If you share your passion with the world, you will attract clients <br> * Building relationships with others can lead to speaking gigs and authorship opportunities<br> * What side business Erin launched to address a need and problem she found in the music industry called Indie Artist Resource <br> * Aside from having additional income, Erin is also attracting clients she wouldn’t otherwise through her Indie Artist Resource <br> * What to do if you’re hoping to start practicing music industry law<br> <br> Recommended Reading:<br> Lewis Howes – <a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1623365961/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;camp=1789&amp;creative=390957&amp;creativeASIN=1623365961&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;tag=thgewhla-20&amp;linkId=Q4QGQ6QL2TWEE62U" rel="nofollow">The School of Greatness: A Real-World Guide to Living Bigger, Loving Deeper, and Leaving a Legacy</a><br> Action Item:<br> Continue to learn, network and meet people.<br> Contact Information:<br> <a href="http://www.themusicindustrylawyer.com/" target="_blank">www.themusicindustrylawyer.com</a><br> Twitter: @emjmusiclawyer<br> <a href="http://indieartistresource.com/" target="_blank">Indieartistresource.com</a><br> Thanks for Checking Out the Show Notes and for Listening!<br> I really hope you enjoyed this episode. It was certainly a great experience for me.<br> If you feel like you just can’t keep the excitement you feel for this episode to yourself, please share it using the social media buttons you see at the bottom of the post.<br> Also, please don’t forget to subscribe to the <a href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-gen-why-lawyer-podcast/id972476575" target="_blank">GWL Podcast in iTunes</a> or in <a href="http://www.stitcher.com/podcast/the-gen-why-lawyer-podcast?refid=stpr" target="_blank">Stitcher Radio</a>. That way, every time I prepare a new episode for you, it’ll automatically show up in your phone.  No Fear Of Missing Out here.<br> Once last thing: I would truly appreciate it if you could leave an honest review for <a href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-gen-why-lawyer-podcast/id972476575" target="_blank">The Gen Why Lawyer Podcast in iTunes</a>. Positive ratings and reviews help boost the visibility of the show and help me in reaching more young lawyers.<br> *Disclosure:  Please note that the link above is an affiliate link, and at no additional cost to you, I will earn a commission if you decide to purchase this book for your reading pleasure.<br> <a class="a2a_button_facebook" href="https://www.addtoany.com/add_to/facebook?linkurl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.genylawyer.com%2Fgwl39%2F&amp;linkname=Tapping%20into%20Your%20Passions%20to%20Create%20a%20Successful%20Niche%20Practice%20and%20Side%20Business%20with%20the%20Music%20Industry%20Lawyer%20Erin%20Jacobson%20%5BGWL%2039%5D" title="Facebook" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"></a><a class="a2a_button_twitter" href="https://www.addtoany.com/add_to/twitter?linkurl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.genylawyer.com%2Fgwl39%2F&amp;linkname=Tapping%20into%20Your%20Passions%20to%20Create%20a%20Successful%20Niche%20Practice%20and%20Side%20Business%20with%20the%20Music%20..."></a>