How To Get Out Of A Commitment

The unabridged title of this post is: How To Get Out Of A Commitment Without Seeming Like A Flaky Actor Yes, your schedule can be unpredictably unpredictable.  It’s very likely …

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How To Say “No”: part 3

In the previous post, I gave you some examples of exactly how to firmly but genuinely decline a request.  Well, there’s one little thing you can add to your communication …

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How To Say “No”: part 2

So, as we were discussing in part 1: when someone has made a request of you that you don’t want to do, you need a sincere yet definitive way to …

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How To Say “No”: part 1

As you know, building an acting career requires a great deal of your resources – a lot of time, energy, and money. As you also know, your resources are limited.  …

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Why They Don’t Want To Talk To You

One of my favorite (paraphrased) quotes is by business consultant Alan Weiss: “If you can read with comprehension, write with expression, speak with influence, and listen with discernment – the …

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