On this episode of The Music Industry Blueprint, Rick is on the road with American Idol winner, Trent Harmon, as his manager. He gives us the inside scoop on what it’s like to be a manager.  Stay tuned to find out if you need a manager or a mentor.

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“You can learn the skills that I have if you are willing to put in the work, time and investment and go out and get a mentor.”
-Rick Barker

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Time Stamps:

1:22 Do you need a manager or do you need a coach?

2:50 Why you need to be your first manager

4:00 What is a manager’s role?

4:56 What are a manager’s regular duties?

6:30 Why it’s hard to find a manager

7:49 Rick’s virtual manager program

8:25 What to look for in a manager



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