What To Do When a Job Falls Through

What To Do When a Job Falls Through

I’ve been working in theater for 12 years and this month is the first time I’ve ever had a job fall through at the last minute. There’s been the occasional job way off in the horizon that didn’t work out for some reason or another, but there was plenty of time to recoup and find…

Does Your Job Offer Fair Benefits?

Does Your Job Offer Fair Benefits?

If you are entering the job market or are currently looking for a new job, there are important things for you to consider other than just the job itself and the pay with which it comes. Sure, a good salary is critical to a fulfilling position, but the difference between a good career and a…

Do What You Say You're Going to Do

Do What You Say You’re Going to Do

If I could give every aspiring young stage manager one career tip, it would be: do what you say you’re going to do. And honestly, I’d give anyone aspiring to do anything that tip. I really wish I could remember the first person who told me that, because it definitely lodged itself in my mind…

Winter Is Coming

Winter is Coming

Also known as… why freelancers need a Stark mentality. I’ve recently gotten into watching Game of Thrones, after giving up waiting for the next book, and that Stark motto has really resonated with me. Winter is coming. When the show opens, you meet the Stark family and they are a group who clearly have it…

Strategies for Getting a Job

Strategies for Getting a Job

If you are unemployed, finances maybe or will quickly become a worry. Finding a new job can be difficult if you or under stress and competing against numerous people for limited jobs. See how you can increase your chances of landing a job through a number of effective job search strategies that should be employed…

How to Get a Job on a Cruise Ship

How to Get a Job on a Cruise Ship

This topic has been on my mind lately since I actually did reapply for a few cruise ship jobs this year. When I left my super steady job with retirement benefits and soul sucking stability back in December, I was on cloud nine for about two months. I love my job as a children’s theater…