Tag Archives: entrepreneur

Tonight: Participate in a Video Conference on Copyright Law

The following is a message from our partners at Tuk Law Offices.

A lot has happened in the world of copyright law in the last three weeks. Major decisions by the US Supreme Court, as well as rules changes that are going into effect in the US Copyright Office will have a significant impact on how creators and businesses protect their intellectual property.

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Tell UMC About Your Favorite Industry Education Resources

So, as you may have heard (because we’ve been talking a lot about it), our podcast is coming back on Monday. It’s going to feature conversations with music industry folks about music industry topics which, we hope, will provide some insight and inspiration for you on your creative journey.

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Tell UMC: What’s the Most Valuable Lesson You’ve Learned?

One of the most beautiful — and at times, frustrating — things about being a creative entrepreneur is the opportunity we have to learn on the job. So much of this comes from often being required to step into uncharted territory, and having to handle tasks that we otherwise, in our wildest dreams, wouldn’t have entertained (taxes, anyone?).

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Creators: Define Success First

tuk0005 copyRecently, I had the good fortune to speak to a room full of young, aspiring entrepreneurs about my professional journey. I hoped to draw some parallels for them to follow, to the extent that those parallels could aid them.

The first part of the session was a 60 minute prepared talk about the initial hurdles that young startups face from a legal standpoint. Following the discussion, there was a question and answer segment, and I was asked the following question by the host:

“How long did it take you to achieve your success?”

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Can’t-Miss Shows of the Week: Mar. 19-25

We’re baaaaaaack!

We hope you enjoyed LVU Review-A-Palooza. It seemed popular with y’all, and we’ll look to do it again whenever we decide to skip town for a few days.

Anyway, we’re back in the saddle, ready to deliver a fresh plate of…

Can’t-Miss Shows of the Week!

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LVU Founder Gerard Longo Featured on Creative Confidential Podcast

I recently had the honor and privilege of joining Bryan Tuk, CEO of Performing Arts Live, Inc. and founder of Allentown JazzFest, for the latest episode of his podcast, Creative Confidential. Creative Confidential features conversations with filmmakers, artists, musicians and non-profit CEOs about their professional and artistic journeys, their influences and the challenges they have faced along the way.

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