This is a great post that everyone should take some time to check out.
AudioTuts has great info on technical production stuff but also loads on general career tips.
This one looks at places that you can turn for help on writing lyrics and I’ve rarely seen such a useful list of ideas.
Writing lyrics is a very personal thing, and it is that sense of individualism that can really help people relate to a song. There are no strict rules that must be followed, but having a helpful collection of songwriting resources can really help. Here are 7 sets of lyric writing resources with a bunch of helpful links.