Break A Leg: Acting Audition Tips

In LA, it's all about becoming an actor or doing something related in the TV or film industry. I am not much of an actor, I just like to do background work when it fits into my schedule. I don't take it too seriously and just have fun! Background work if you read a previous post [...]

By |2017-04-13T12:37:20+00:00April 13th, 2017|Home, Inner Circle, The Industry|0 Comments

Branding Tip: Create Your Own Business Cards

Creating my blog and sharing content about SoCal was one of my biggest accomplishments this year and one of my top 3 goals in life. I wanted to share a blog article I wrote awhile back for GoDaddy, the world's largest domain name registrar, that discusses tips for designing your own business cards. I made [...]

By |2016-12-16T21:10:19+00:00December 7th, 2016|Archive, Home, The Industry|0 Comments

That Time I Interviewed at TMZ

I thought from time to time I'd start sharing some more personal experiences of situations I have found myself in while in the media/entertainment industry. Hopefully my stories will help you in some way, shape or form. There is no doubt that TMZ (Thirty Mile Zone, aka Studio Zone) is the ultimate resource when it comes [...]

By |2016-12-16T21:10:22+00:00October 1st, 2016|Archive, Home, The Industry|0 Comments

Why Writing is My Safety Net

When I am down, it's there for me. When I am bored, it enlightens me. When I suffer heartbreak, it pulls me through. When I am vulnerable, it gives me a voice. When I am creative, it enhances me. When I think about it, it makes me happy and puts a smile on my face. [...]

By |2016-12-16T21:10:22+00:00September 12th, 2016|Archive, Home, The Industry|0 Comments

Get Ahead: Job Interviewing Tips

When job interviewing in SoCal, it can take a of of effort and time. According to the latest stats from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the current unemployment rate is in SoCal is between 5.1% to 5.3% (Santa Barbara to San Diego). The nation is at 5%, so we're close to matchin' up. Prior and when [...]

By |2016-12-16T21:10:22+00:00September 6th, 2016|Archive, Home, The Industry|0 Comments

BlogHer 2016 Conference in LA!

Hi guys! I am currently at the SheKnows Media BlogHer16 Conference in Downtown LA and blogging live!  I got my business cards handy, my cute outfit on and my laptop ready! I am attending the conference today only and will be going to 2 different seminars on How to Blog to Book From the Publisher’s [...]

By |2016-12-16T21:10:24+00:00August 5th, 2016|Archive, Home, The Industry|0 Comments

Want to Work in Public Relations? Consider These Factors

Working in the newspaper and TV news industry is a complete 180 from public relations (PR) - it's like a mirror image where you see the other side from the clients perspective and not a journalist. I made the transition from the news business to PR 4 years ago and I am so grateful for [...]

By |2016-12-16T21:10:27+00:00June 26th, 2016|Archive, Home, The Industry|0 Comments

Keep Enhancing Your Education

I believe it's incredibly important to keep enhancing your education and be one step ahead of the game! Not only does this make you more marketable, but well-rounded in your field of expertise. I have a bachelor's degree in Journalism and I also have certificates in Graphic Design and Social Media/Marketing. I will never stop [...]

By |2016-12-16T21:10:27+00:00May 30th, 2016|Archive, Home, The Industry|0 Comments

Want to Work in TV News? Consider These Factors

Having a career in TV news seems all glitz and glam, but what people don't realize is that it is a business. It's more than just living your dreams. There are people in newsrooms all around the world working 24/7 to make sure that you get your news delivered in a reasonable time. If you [...]

By |2016-12-16T21:10:28+00:00April 27th, 2016|Archive, Home, The Industry|0 Comments

Check It Out: Media and Entertainment Job Sites

Starting your job search in SoCal can be a bit overwhelming and practically everything is done online these days. I cannot express how many "DO NOT CALL" warnings I have seen on employer websites! These are a great list of websites for anyone that currently works or wants to work in media/entertainment: Ebyline. If you're a news [...]

By |2016-12-16T21:10:32+00:00February 29th, 2016|Archive, Home, The Industry|0 Comments