Four Ways Starting an Acting Career is like Starting a Cookie Factory
Or any other business really. At least, I imagine it would be…
Naturally I haven’t owned a company yet, I’m 22! Although, I saw The Social Network yesterday and apparently it’s not that self-evident. Now I feel like an underachiever.
But really, being an aspiring actor can feel like being an entrepreneur sometimes. So here are four times you need to put on your Donald Trump hat (wig? Toupée?) and think about your acting career as if you were starting a cookie factory.*
Well, that’s it for my advice. I’m only a beginner myself so don’t think I see myself as a guru of any kind, but these are lessons experienced people in the business thought me. So, what do you think? Will it help you? Is it clear? If you have more tips or want to share mistakes you made yourself, please do!
* Yes, I am aware Donald Trump doesn’t own a cookie factory, those two things are unrelated. To be honest I wouldn’t know what his companies sell.