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How to Find the Perfect Day Job

04 Jan

Happy New Year!

I came across an article in Backstage that really hit home for me. The bottom line is this: Why should your day job interfere with your own performing gigs. Do they? Why or why not?

Check out the article below. Maybe you agree or disagree. Truth be told, my experiences give me a rich varied set of skills that acting alone could not offer. My music led me to acting. Maybe I’ll share my story in another blog entry. What say you? My hope is that there are responses to this article. Written by Erin Cronican on January 4, 2013. Whew…2013 has arrived!

http://www.backstage.com/advice-for-actors/backstage-experts/how-find-perfect-day-job

Kim

 
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Posted by on January 4, 2013 in Acting, Uncategorized

 

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7 responses to “How to Find the Perfect Day Job

  1. Erin Cronican

    January 4, 2013 at 11:21 pm

    Thank you so much for sharing this! It means a lot to me that you would take the time to talk about this with your followers. I would love to read your story – please let me know when you post it! 🙂

     
    • Kim

      January 6, 2013 at 6:30 pm

      Thank you for asking the tough questions and responding to my blog. I appreciate this concern very much and I think all readers should think about how they approach their life and career. Me included. I will definitely post my journey as well and forward it to you. Happy New Year. Kim

       
      • Erin Cronican

        January 6, 2013 at 9:32 pm

        Hooray!

         
      • Kim

        November 19, 2013 at 8:31 pm

        Hey Erin,

        As I write this, I have to say in response (finally) to your article: How to Find the Perfect Day Job! It has taken me years to find it. I’m still working on this. However, the perfect day job is work that you enjoy, preferably, your own business. That’s what I’ve discovered. It took me almost 20 years to get to this point. I enjoy a very healthy arts education career in music and drama. However from personal experience, I still believe that having your own business that sustains a person is the way to go so that you can set your own hours. I’m vested and will retire when I’m ready (which is sooner than later). Now, I’m just thankful to have a retirement and a business that I enjoy. It took years to find it but that’s my belief. Thanks for writing your article. Kim Geter, Geter Voice Over Services, Owner/Talent.

         
  2. Erin Cronican - The Seeing Place

    December 18, 2013 at 1:59 pm

    That’s so wonderful! I’m thrilled to hear about your success. Happy Holidays, Kim!

     
  3. Elo booster ama

    October 27, 2014 at 7:26 am

    Pretty nice post. I just stumbled upon your blog and
    wanted to say that I’ve really enjoyed surfing around your blog posts.
    After all I will be subscribing to your rss feed and I hope you write again very soon!

     
    • Kim

      October 27, 2014 at 11:31 pm

      Thank you.

       

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