Systems Thinking - Music Industry

Systems Thinking - Music Industry - Mark Einsiedel USSY 204...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Mark Einsiedel USSY 204 – Systems Thinking January 20, 2010 The Music Industry as a System Today, I read an article entitled “Apple.com Set to Re-Position the Digital Music Industry.” It really sparked some interest in me because I absolutely love music and the idea of iTunes possibly taking the music industry even a step further was remarkable. I thought of the vast music industry and how it applied to systems thinking, coming to the realization that the music industry is essentially a perfect model of a system. The music industry today, and in the past, has and always will be a quite intricate system. The system extends from the countless individuals and organizations including, but not limited to, musicians who perform the music, companies who sell the music, producers who sign the musicians, promoters and booking agents, talent managers, and radio disc jockeys. In one way or another, each of these individuals or organizations relies on one another, no matter how small the significance may initially seem. As the times have changed and technology has become increasingly advanced, so has the
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 04/11/2010 for the course EMAE 172 taught by Professor Jimdrake during the Spring '09 term at Case Western.

Page1 / 2

Systems Thinking - Music Industry - Mark Einsiedel USSY 204...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online