Personal Development

And God Spoke: History That Every DJ Should Know

Earlier this month I had the pleasure of seeing a rough-cut preview of the new documentary, “God Said Give ‘Em Drum Machines,” a history of Detroit techno and the birth of the billion-dollar electronic dance music industry.  While Chicago has…

Be Unique, Like Everybody Else!

Back in the ‘70s, I had a button that read, “Lead, follow, or get out of the way.”  That sprang to mind recently when I was viewing some online discussion boards.  As much as I write in this newsletter, in…

Balancing DJing and Family Life
In all my years as a mobile DJ and a DJ in general by far the hardest thing I have found is maintaining a good balance between my “work” and my home life!  While DJing is a passion and I…
10 Uncomfortable Things That Will Make You Happy and Successful

By Elle Kaplan “Growth and comfort do not coexist” — Ginni Rometty Wouldn’t it be fantastic if the road to success and happiness were an easy one? Unfortunately, as we all know, this isn’t the case. The reality is, you’ll only succeed once…

Book Review – “S.A.L.E.S. 4 Event Pros” by Mitch Taylor

Article by Gregg Hollmann, owner of East Windsor, NJ-based Ambient DJ Service. Mitch Taylor is a highly regarded wedding DJ and sales expert.  As a wedding DJ entertainer, Mitch is the owner/operator of Taylored Events based in Escanaba Michigan.  As…