HBP006 – Greg Knudson – Setting the right price for your art

Set the Right Price for Your Art with Greg Knudson

greg-bioGreg Knudson is a Videographer and Photographer based in Saint John, NB. He studied Graphic Design & Digital Media in Moncton, followed by his Bachelors in Business at UNBSJ. Being primarily a creative and visual thinker, he was inevitably drawn back to his creative side which prompted him to start his own company, GK Media, using knowledge from both disciplines. His photography and videography work has given him the opportunity to travel to some fascinating places such as Bangladesh, France and Spain. He also does promotional videos and photos for businesses, couple shoots, portraits and graphic design work.

In this Episode Greg Knudson tells us about…

  • How his passion was developed
  • Determining the value of your art and why you should charge a premium price
  • How there is a market for everything
  • The importance to have business skills in order to make a living from your art
  • Eliminating the limiting belief about salary expectations
  • Differentiation in the field of photography
  • The importance of networking and word of mouth
  • How motivation is fleeting and the need for discipline to fight procrastination

Books discussed in the episode

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change – Stephen R. Covey
The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom – Don Miguel Ruiz

The War of Art: Break Through the Blocks and Win Your Inner Creative Battles – Steven Pressfield & Shawn Coyne

Breaking the Time Barrier – Mike McDerment & Donald Cowper (Free pdf download, very well worth the 1h read!)

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