Derek Sivers, originally a professional musician and circus clown, created CD Baby in 1998. It became the largest seller of independent music online, with $100M in sales for 150,000 musicians. In 2008, Derek sold CD Baby for $22M, giving the proceeds to a charitable trust for music education. He is a frequent speaker at the TED Conference, with over 5 million views of his talks. Since 2011 he has published 34 books, including “Anything You Want” which shot to #1 on all of its Amazon categories. Episode 142: Show Success Before Asking for Help and A Warning to Anyone Receiving Advice by Derek Sivers (The Secret to Success). The original posts are located here: https://sivers.org/success-first https://sivers.org/advice
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