Building Your Entertainment Career

Lynn Imbier

The entertainment industry is a popular place to be. Working in this trade will give you certain credentials and respect not found in other areas. To build a successful career though, you will need to understand a few things first. It can start rough, and you should be prepared for tough competition. Here are four principles to apply when building your career.



Attending and graduating college with some form of an education credential is key if you want to succeed. Once you have finished, continue looking for ways you can learn more and train in new areas. You may not spend your entire career in the same position. Heather Parry started as a field producer, working her way up to executive producer.


Even when it seems as though everyone is against you, remember why you chose this profession. You have to learn to shake off the doubters and … Read More