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What Makes A Good Talent Agent? | Acting Resource Guru

What Makes A Good Talent Agent?

Agent Month continues here at ARG! Last week I explained the differences between ATA, NATR and SAG Franchised Agencies and what that can mean for you as a client. Now, there are...
What Does "SAG Franchised" Mean? | Acting Resource Guru

What Does “SAG Franchised” Mean?

Did you know SAG-AFTRA enters into agreements with talent agencies? OK - that actually makes a lot of sense. But did you know there are actually two other talent agency trade...
When To Fire Your Talent Agent | Acting Resource Guru

When Is It Time To Move On From Your Agent?

It's April, which mean's it's officially Agent Month here at Acting Resource Guru! Pilot Season is winding down, agents and managers are starting to take meetings and it's time for you...
5 Keys for Turning Your Booking into Buzz

5 Keys for Turning Your Booking into Buzz

This week's #GuruTips for Actors post is from #GuestGuru, Tammy Lynn! Tammy is the Founder & Senior Publicist at Spotlight PR Company. Tammy is a wealth of information on how to...
What's Your Morning Routine? | Acting Resource Guru

An Actor’s Morning Routine!

I get asked this all the time: "Ajarae, HOW do you do it all?" Listen up, everyone - I have the same 24 hours in the day as you do. I learned to...
Why Actors Should Be Listening To Podcasts | Acting Resource Guru

Why You Should Be Listening To Podcasts

Have you noticed that podcasts are... everywhere?! It seems like you can find a podcast about literally anything nowadays - and actors are certainly no exception! From celebrities sharing their career...
Pilot Season Slow? Keep Your Head Up! | Acting Resource Guru

Pilot Season Slow? Keep Your Head Up!

A casting director once told me that to be a working actress and have a successful pilot season, an actress needs to be going out 2-3x per day... minimum! What?! We're told...
How To Stand In Your Power – And Own The Room (before even entering it) | Acting Resource Guru

How To Stand In Your Power and Own The Room (before even entering it)

This week's #GuruTips for Actors post is from #GuestGuru, Paula Pister! (You may have caught her previous interviews with us in our #HealthyActorSeries.) As an actress, health coach, yoga teacher, costume designer and...
Stop Blaming Your Agent | Acting Resource Guru

Stop Blaming Your Agent

We all know the feeling: You want to be auditioning but your agent just isn't getting you auditions! I'm going to let you in on a little secret... It's not your agent's...
Using YNAB to Manage Unpredictable $$$! | Acting Resource Guru

Using YNAB to Manage Unpredictable $$$!

It's time to have the money talk, actors. I've seen too many actors (and people) live paycheck-to-paycheck. Our income is super variable, meaning it's a lot harder to plan out how...