Reading is something that goes hand-in-hand with self-development, be it on a personal or professional level. While many people are content to just go on their way without learning from those who have come before them, Matthew Weiss is a guy who gets the importance, and gets the value of sharing information.
His post How to Build Your Career as a Music Producer in an excellent read for anyone looking to get into or improve their career in music. In it, he details a six-point guide to getting ahead. I really believe that if you stuck with these six steps for long enough, you will be able to carve out a life for yourself in the industry.