Archive for June 19, 2010

The egg of Columbus refers to a brilliant idea or discovery that seems simple or easy after the fact. Christopher Columbus, having been told that discovering the Americas was no great accomplishment, challenged his critics to make an egg stand on its tip; and, after they gave up, he did it himself by tapping the egg on the table so as to flatten its tip.

You did everything to build your musical career. You studied music at a well-respected university. You gained degrees in recording and music composition with summa cum laude. You even made an MBA in music industry. You spend much money for your own music studio, which is state of the art. But something is going wrong. The old receipts don’t work anymore. Since the new area of Internet music sales, revenue, and profits are down.

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