Editorial: Talent trumps all

Tom Pakinkis

How are those new year’s resolutions going? Yeah, thought so.

It’s a weird thing, the New Year. At least as far as all the record keeping, number crunching and stat collecting goes, for some reason everything flicks back to zero.

Of course, for individual executives, the artist journey is a rolling challenge of cumulative sales, but as an industry we’re stuck in this annual game of trying to make the red arrows turn green until December 31. And, when we ...

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