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Joe’s 2011 Goals

At a recent holiday party, a close friend and incredibly talented actor gave me a surprising compliment. “Joe, I’m proud […]

Jan 9, 2011     No Comments
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A Look Back at 2010

As we start a new year and people energies are running high with ambition and optimism towards the coming year, […]

Jan 7, 2011     No Comments
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Marketing Yourself: Ben’s Commercial Mailer

    Above are the front and back of the commercial mailer I recently designed. You can click on the […]

Nov 26, 2010     1 Comment
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Be Brilliant.

Last night I attended a wonderful session put on my manager Mitch Clem (be sure to sign up for Jeff […]

Oct 8, 2010     No Comments
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Living Up To Your Acting Resume

Take a good look at the the “Special Skills” section of your resume. What does it say? “Fluent in Spanish?” […]

Sep 27, 2010     No Comments
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Tweetup Time (I’m looking at YOU, LA Actor/Director/Writer…)

The dealio If you are in entertainment and haven’t been to a tweetup yet, then you’re seriously missing out. It’s […]

Sep 26, 2010     No Comments
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Sweat the Small Stuff Part 2 | Marketing Edition

In Part 1 of “Sweat the Small Stuff” I talked about headshots (a topic I will actually be expanding on/changing […]

Sep 9, 2010     No Comments
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On Getting Reel Footage

One of the biggest frustrations I hear from actors is how difficult it is to get footage for their reel. […]

Aug 20, 2010     No Comments
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Seeking Representation in Chicago

Upon arriving in Chicago three years ago, I immediately hit the streets, the internet, and the phones looking for a […]

Aug 2, 2010     No Comments
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Useful $hit (a.k.a. actor resources)

Knowledge, in this industry, is power. So put on some steel toed boots, ’cause the following websites, podcasts, and like […]

Jul 16, 2010     2 Comments
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