Mike Clum
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Mike Clum

Mike Clum is the CEO of Clum Creative a video production company located in Cleveland, OH serving marketers and entrepreneurs around the world.

7 Video Production Trends for 2019

Miscellaneous Friday, January 4, 2019
The domination of video has made it an exciting time to have a hand in the production industry. As we head into 2019, emerging technologies are beginning to disrupt the way we create and consume content. New gear, formats, and expectations are setting the stage for mini-revolutions across business and media. We have already begun to see the first signs of where things are headed- some to be expected and others more surprising.

7 Key Factors for Choosing a Film School

Advice / Tips & Tricks Monday, December 3, 2018
Film school is an opportunity to sharpen your creative skills and become immersed in your craft. It’s a space to learn the principles and basics of movie making while searching to find your own original voice. As an aspiring filmmaker, being surrounded by your classmates will expose you to countless genres, personalities, and styles. However, with thousands of film schools around the globe, it’s important you pick the right one.

6 Step Checklist For Hiring an Out-of-town Shooter

Advice / Tips & Tricks Monday, October 29, 2018
As a video producer or production company, booking a local freelancer for your client-facing shoot is not a task to take lightly. Book the wrong person and you’ll be in quite a jam. Going through the freelance hiring process is half like giving a job interview, and half selling the crew member on the excitement of the project. So it’s certainly both an art and a science. After booking for hundreds of outside freelance crew members, I’ve assembled six key items to look for to avoid disaster and make your out-of-town production a success.