How Struggling Studios Can Adapt To The COVID-19 Crisis

The audio industry has been hit hard by the COVID-19 crisis. Studios around the world have had their bookings wiped out, and everyone’s scrambling to adapt. 

So, what can we do to make it through this crisis and come out of it stronger than we were before?

With no slowdown in sight for COVID-19, there is still a light at the end of the tunnel that we need to keep moving toward. 

Listen now to find how you can adapt your business so that you make it through this crisis as strong as ever.

In this episode you’ll discover:

  • Why the near-worldwide business shutdown isn’t all bad for small businesses
  • What you can do now to have a massive boost in business in the future
  • Why understanding Maslow’s hierarchy of needs is more important now than ever before
  • How being part of a community is key to making it through the crisis
  • What opportunities COVID-19 presents for home studio owners
  • How you can set up a remote recording studio
  • Why owning a large commercial studio is the last thing you need right now
  • Why the real estate market is about to crash (and what you can do about it)

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Quotes 

“Fertile ground right now. Now is not the season to harvest, it’s the season to plant.” – Chris Graham

“When this crisis ends, whoever’s left standing is probably gonna do pretty well because there’s gonna be a massive amount of demand that’s pent up, and there’s gonna be a much lower supply of who is still around doing this.” – Brian Hood

Episode Links


Websites

456 Recordings – www.456recordings.com

Chris Graham – www.chrisgrahammastering.com

Filepass – https://filepass.com

Bounce Butler – http://bouncebutler.com

Chris Graham Coaching – https://www.chrisgrahammastering.com/coaching

Courses

The Profitable Producer Course – theprofitableproducer.com

The Home Studio Startup Course – www.thesixfigurehomestudio.com/10k

Facebook Community

6FHS Facebook Community – http://thesixfigurehomestudio.com/community

Instagram

@chris_graham – https://www.instagram.com/chris_graham/

@brianh00d – https://www.instagram.com/brianh00d/

YouTube Channels 

The Six Figure Home Studio – https://www.youtube.com/thesixfigurehomestudio

Send Us Your Feedback!

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People and Artists

Graham Cochrane – https://www.grahamcochrane.com/

Pat Flynn – https://www.smartpassiveincome.com/

James Taylor – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Taylor

Ed Cash – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ed_Cash

Machine Shop Live – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqIGoLJDlXiQugQzIVODTcA

Davey Ramsey – https://www.daveramsey.com/

Books

The Go-Giver by Bob Burg and John David Mann – https://www.amazon.com/dp/1591848288/

Tools and Stores

Patreon – https://www.patreon.com/

Zoom – https://zoom.us/

Audiomovers – https://audiomovers.com/

Sweetwater – https://www.sweetwater.com/

Reverb – https://reverb.com/

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