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The Studio Business Book: A Guide to Professional Recording Studio Business and Management, Third Edition by Jim Mandell, Mitch Gallagher

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The Logic in Writing It Out

Working up a great business plan isn’t an absolute guarantee of getting the money you want, but it will certainly get you more attention than the average six-page proposal to open a “Socks ‘n’ Shoelaces Only!” store.

And if you truly are light in the cash department, you’re going to need all the sizzle you can muster to take its place. The idea is to come across as a viable businessperson who at least has the savvy to get the ball rolling and keep it going.

The other thing that happens as a result of pouring yourself into a detailed plan is that you’ll get a very realistic idea of what your business is truly going to be like. You’ll begin to see where your weaknesses are and how to use your strengths to compensate ...

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