It’s important to take a moment every once in a while to assess your career progress: how far have you come, where are you going, and what do you need to do to get there? And it doesn’t have to be Springtime!
Take our quick quiz to find out if you’ve planted seeds that will bring your career to full bloom this year — and what to do if you still need to inspire new growth!
1. My Online Presence as an Actor is…
A. Awesome! My top Google results reflect my brand, show my success, and it’s easy to find out how to contact me.
B. I really need to update my website – it looks like it was designed in 2004.
C. I only use the internet for personal stuff.
2. At casting director seminars, I…
A. Consistently give a fantastic read, and always follow up right away.
B. Hit or miss, when I actually go.
C. I haven’t been in contact with casting directors for a few months.
3. I see auditions as…
A. A skill I keep developing based on what I do best as a performer.
B. Something I need to work on… later.
C. So frustrating – I’m not going unless my agent sends me!
4. Agents, casting directors, and producers can see me on video…
A. When I email them a link, or they can find me on YouTube, Back Stage, Facebook, etc.
B. I swear I’m going to get my reel edited soon!
C. Once I book an on-camera gig.
5. My career goals include…
A. Specific roles and shows I’ve identified on TV, Film, and Stage
B. Booking paid work.
C. At this point I’m just crossing my fingers and going to whatever audition I can find!
What’s Your Score?
You’re focused and ready to rock! You know what you want and you’re taking steps that make sense, so you’re moving forward. Success comes when you’re ready for it, so stay prepared and opportunity will be knocking before you know it!
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Most mid-career actors fall in this category: you have an idea of what you’d like, but figuring out how to get there is way too overwhelming, and it’s easier just to take another class or pick up another shift!
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Whether it’s procrastination, lack of industry savvy, or getting caught in the details, there are some major obstacles in your way. In this ultra-competitive field, you owe it to yourself and your dream to get organized and take the first step toward getting in control of your career.
How ActorIntro Can Help: Start from scratch and shoot an ActorIntro Essential. All you have to do is show up, and we’ll create a video that showcases the best about you, then create your custom webpage and all you need to send it to industry or post on your own sites — all for less than the price of headshots. Why wait – you’ll feel much better and be ready for action!