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Career Tips for Actors: Networking and Creating Relationships in the Entertainment Industry, part 1

Suzanne Lyons discusses the importance of networking and offers great information on creating relationships within the Entertainment Industry.

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Career: Keep Your Eyes on the Prize!

by: Suzanne Lyons Is life going to get in the way of your career commitments from time to time? Sure. Are you going to be thrown the odd curve? Of course. Is it going to throw you off course and affect your focus? Absolutely. The question is, for how long. I have been a career Read the Rest…

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NETWORKING… NETWORKING… NETWORKING…

by: Suzanne Lyons Early on in my producing career here in Los Angeles I would be at a party or event and all too often people would approach me and say, “Suzanne, I hear you’re a film producer. I’m an actor, here’s my headshot.” Or, “Hi, my friend told me you’re a producer. I’m a Read the Rest…

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Goal Setting, Part 3

Goal Setting, Part 3: What Do We Do When We Get Stuck?

t doesn’t matter if you’ve been in your career for a year or for twenty years… we all get stuck from time to time. Maybe it’s a rejection that cuts a little too deep, the fear of not knowing how to do something, the fear of failure, the fear of success, a conversation in our head that tells us we can’t, or that the time’s not right, or that we’re too old, or the economy is bad. Whatever it is for you, it feels real and true and most importantly, it stops you!

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Goal Setting Part 2

7 Steps to Goal Setting for Filmmakers and Actors – Part 2

ACCOUNTABILITY It’s Time to Put Your Butt on the Line In my last article on ‘Goal Setting’ I stressed the importance of setting goals, creating a strategic plan for your career, and following a timeline with clear specific actions to ensure that your goals happen. It’s all great… in fact, it’s all fantastic if you’re Read the Rest…

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How to Stay Enthusiastic in This Crazy Business

by: Suzanne Lyons I think the first thing to look at is, what are you TRULY COMMITTED TO ACCOMPLISHING? As Bob Proctor points out in his “Create Your Own Economy” program, get clear on your purpose. Let’s start with the BIG picture. I think why we lose focus and become uninspired is because we have Read the Rest…

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How to Get a Mentor – Part 3

Mentor Etiquette This paper is the last of my three articles on this super important subject… How to get a mentor. In my first and second articles I looked at: Why should we have a mentor? What is a mentor? Who makes a good mentor? How do you approach mentors? What do you want from Read the Rest…

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