How To Build A Kickass Portfolio (And Get The Most Out Of It)

In this episode of The Six Figure Home Studio Podcast, Chris and Brian discuss the importance of your portfolio and how you can build yours to showcase your best work.

Without a portfolio, a studio will have no way to show what they are capable of and anyone browsing the studio’s website will likely move on to the next option. A weak portfolio is just as bad. Make sure you absorb the content in this episode!

 

In this episode you’ll discover:

  • Why you need a portfolio in 2019
  • What the “eyebrow test” will show for your portfolio
  • How knowing your strengths and creating work around those strengths can launch your career
  • Why you need to update your portfolio frequently
  • Why what works for one person might not work for everyone
  • How you can build relationships with other studios by asking for tracks to practice on
  • Why you need to build your portfolio step by step
  • Why you must build relationships that aren’t one-sided and set boundaries in those relationships
  • What to avoid when you’re just starting to build your portfolio

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Quotes

“There are many roads to a successful career, and a big part of that is leveraging your creativity to find a road no one else is using.” – Chris Graham

“If I’m picking between a degree and a kickass portfolio, I’m picking the kickass portfolio!” – Brian Hood

Episode Links


Websites

456 Recordings – www.456recordings.com

Chris Graham – www.chrisgrahammastering.com

Home Studio Lessons – www.homestudiolessons.com

Instagram

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

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

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

YouTube Channels

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Related Podcast Episodes

Episode 1: The “Old Model” Is Dead – The Future Is In YOU And Your Home Recording Studio – https://www.thesixfigurehomestudio.com/the-future-is-in-you-and-your-home-recording-studio/

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People

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Matt Damon – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matt_Damon

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

Movies

Good Will Hunting – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Good_Will_Hunting

Books

The One Thing by Gary Keller and Jay Papasan – http://a.co/d/je20DXC

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