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Haven’t done this in a while, so here are various links I found interesting this month:

Strategic National Arts Alumni Project published by Indiana University.  Some tidbits:

  • Arts school grads are 18x more likely to volunteer at arts org than the population at large
  • 71% of arts alumni con’t to make or publicly perform their art though not professionally
  • 57% of pro artists hold at least two jobs concurrently; 18% are working 3 or more
  • 30% of artists went into another career because of school loans and debts

New York Times recently asked “Can pop music change the world?”

Harvard Business Review’s communication blog covered “Why Chris Rock is on Broadway, Or, How to Learn New Skills