Doing Business Like Conchords

“As the duo behind the comedy and musical group Flight of the Conchords, you might be wondering what a folk band from New Zealand can offer by way of business advice,” Forbes contributor Deborah Sweeney writes in an article called, ‘5 Entrepreneurial Lessons Taught By The Flight Of The Conchords’. “Hold weekly meetings,” Sweeney suggests in the first of the five lessons. “Even with a team as small as a two person band, Murray understands the importance of holding weekly ‘band meetings.’ Though at your meetings you don’t need to have a role call at each one as Murray does. Once your business is past its chicken or egg phase, get ready for what comes with business time or rather, what the Conchords have taught us you can do to increase your business base and overall work environment.”


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Weta Digital Tech Sale has 1.65 Billion Special Effects

Weta Digital Tech Sale has 1.65 Billion Special Effects

Unity Software, a 3D game-development platform, is expanding its VFX footprint in a big way with the US$1.625 billion acquisition of the technology division of Peter Jackson’s New Zealand-based Weta Digital,…