Waking Up From Work

Working With What You Have To Create The Life You Want W/ Andrew Oliver

June 21, 2022
On this episode we speak with musician, entrepreneur, and inventor Andrew Oliver. We speak through balancing your passions and distributing your creative / marketing with all your worlds. Leaving school early and going for it and what pursuing a healthy financial life in the creative arts looks like. Today’s episode is great for any creative looking to make a living doing things they love, start up life, and inventing new things.
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In This Episode We Cover
  • Leaving college early
  • Going into gigging full time with your original music
  • Developing your first physical product
  • Itching your own scratch
  • Pillars of your business / content
  • Distributing all your creative
  • Working with what you have
  • Working with others that can do things you can’t
  • Getting back that child like wonder and exploration
  • Approaching finance sustainability as a creative starting out
  • Piecing together your income and diversifying risk on the streams
“When I’m most rigid and most busy I’m the least creative. When I’m on vacation I always write new songs. My mind get’s in that creative zone where it wants to stimulate itself.” - Andrew Oliver
“Working with what you have and not being afraid to work with what you have is the first step.” - Andrew Oliver
“That lack of things they have to create with pushes them way outside the box to form the disruption.” - Host Dave Swillum
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