The 5 Stages Of A Successful Recording Career

Everyone is going to be in different stages of their company but it’s important to know exactly what stage you’re in. Understanding these 5 stages and properly accessing which one you’re in, is crucial for the next steps of your company.

And that’s what we’re going to be talking about on today’s episode of The Six Figure Home Studio Podcast.

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In this episode you’ll learn:

  • All about the pre-revenue stage of your business.
  • Why it’s important to build relationships by doing free work.
  • Exactly what ‘yes-mode’ is and how to leverage it.
  • About how to niche down and how it can be dangerous if done too soon.
  • 3 different ways to maximize your business.
  • Why Chris Grahame is hiring an assistant and how you can apply.
  • How to master your business and use that to pivot into another business to earn more income.
  • What line extension means and how Chris used it in his company.
  • About specific entrepreneurs and what they did to pivot into other careers.


“There’s only been a few times in human history when children grew up in their world, not in their parents world.” – Chris Graham

“If you niche down too soon, that can be really dangerous.” – Chris Graham

“A 0.5 dB difference in anything, has never sold an extra record… ever.” – Brian Hood

“Anytime that you don’t do something efficiently, you will pay a tax. In either time, money, or energy.” – Henry Ford

Episode Links


456 Recordings –

Chris Graham –

Chris is Hiring! –

Rate Sheet –

Zapier –

Unstoppable Recording Machine –

Grahame Cochrane –

Grahame Cochrane Business Insider –

Beats by DRE –

Berry Gordy –

Jimmy Iovine –


Steven Slate Drums –

Slate Digital –

Drum Forge –

JST Tones –

Mixing Sites

Nail The Mix –

The Recording Revolution –

Virtual Assistants

HireMyMom –

Belay –

Raise Your Rates With Confidence

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Also included are The 5 Rules of Free Work. Follow these five rule EVERY SINGLE TIME you do free work, and you'll set yourself up for success.

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