Salon97 @ SXSW

Many thanks to everyone who joined us for Your Arts Organization = A Start-up Business! Below are my recommended articles to supplement today’s conversation. Whether you could join us or not, these make for excellent reading. Enjoy! What’s an Entrepreneur? The Best Answer Ever. 7 Ways and Why to Treat Your Career Like a Start-up 11 New Year’s Resolutions for Non-Profit Social Media Managers 10 Ways Non-Profits Can Benefit from Social Media Building a Business

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Ask Salon97: Classical Music for Rock Fans

Dear Salon97, My dad is really into rock music but doesn’t listen to classical. What piece can I play for him to spark his interest? Sincerely, Out of Rock Dear Out of Rock: I usually recommend loud classical works that are heavy on percussion and brass to people who tend toward rock music (presuming I am unaware of their favorite bands and styles). First, load up a video of Wagner’s “Ride of the Valkyries” on

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