Career Questions tagged Entertainment

What are some things I can be doing to build up my resume for an internship in the film industry?

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Jeff Beck’s Avatar Robert Isaac’s Avatar
Active Dec 01 '18 at 02:57 AM

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Posted by Megan Rylee D.’s Avatar Megan Rylee D.
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Jeff Beck | Deaf World Television, Inc Yes, you can add any thing you had done in past ...

What University programs can I assist to if my dream job is in the entertainment industry?

Specifically the screenwriting/story-boarding aspect of the movie industry.#career #entertainment...

#programs

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Active Sep 09 '18 at 01:00 PM

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Posted by Alejandra G.’s Avatar Alejandra G.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The best thing that you can do to answer this question ...

Whats a good major for acting?

I don't like acting in theatre, I want something more like television based. #entertainment #choosing...

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Active Nov 15 '18 at 12:44 AM

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Posted by soledad G.’s Avatar soledad G.
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Jordan C. Medley | Dance Teacher at Inmotion Dance Studio I’d say watch tons of films and do as many auditions ...

Should I start asking about internships after or before college?

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Ken Simmons’s Avatar Stefania Revelli’s Avatar Ryan DeRoos Blum’s Avatar Erin Johnson’s Avatar
Active Aug 14 '18 at 06:46 PM

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Posted by Chyna S.’s Avatar Chyna S.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential You should start asking about internships as soon as possible, possibly ...

What are tips on how to find a entertainment industry internship?

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Active Jun 18 '18 at 07:18 PM

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Posted by Sara Lily H.’s Avatar Sara Lily H.
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Judeanne Armenti | Over 20 years of creative and outgoing music ... Since you hashtagged venues, it could be as easy as going ...

For those in the sports and entertainment industry what advice can you give.

My dream is to work for sports media, or directly with a sports team. Furthermore, I would also really like to work for entertainment media with my focus being television and film. #entertainment #sports...

#public-relations

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Active Oct 29 '18 at 01:20 AM

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Posted by Carlos J.’s Avatar Carlos J.
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Scott Himes | Dedicated - Determined - Sports Minded Professional Working in the sports industry isn't as glamorous as it may ...

What made you decide that you wanted to choose entertainment as your career?

There are so many careers to choose from, and I know specifically for me I can do a whole lot more. And because I'm also choosing this path I would like to know why so many people choose this route aside from my reasoning. #entrepreneurship #career #entertainment #career-choice...

#career-path

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Active Sep 21 '18 at 03:16 AM

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Posted by Philip E.’s Avatar Philip E.
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G. Mark Stewart | Adjunct Professor Engineering There are likely a lot of people far more qualified to ...

Along with studying for a specific major, what type of internships or beginning job opportunities are best to get your foot in the door if you want to become a producer?

I know that the entertainment industry is a hard field to get into, so I am curious to know the best route to take to achieve my goals. #entertainment...

#careergoal

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Active Mar 27 '18 at 03:09 PM

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Posted by Gabriella A.’s Avatar Gabriella A.
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Rich Hansil | Showrunner/Creative Exec There are many different paths, but the one that worked for ...

What is the best way to jump start an acting career?

I want to know this because my dream job is to become a Hollywood actor. I know that this is a competitive field, but I am up for the challenge because I know I am a good actor, and I want to make money off of it. I want to start as soon as possible, and if I could get some help on how to start...

#acting #future #careers #dreams #entertainment

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Jimmy Đoom’s Avatar Phyllis Gordon’s Avatar
Active Mar 16 '18 at 04:53 AM

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Posted by K.B. Wellington S.’s Avatar K.B. Wellington S.
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Jimmy Đoom | Character Portrayals at Actor Film/TV You have a ton of confidence, and that's a great tool ...

What jobs should I be looking for as a recent Radio, Television, & Film graduate?

I will be graduating from San Jose State University in December and I'm currently job searching. My ideal job would be working on a set of a known studio such as HBO, NBC, or Netflix, producing content but it seems these companies don't have any entry-level jobs. What kind of jobs should I be...

#music #television #radio #entertainment

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Active Nov 29 '17 at 03:14 PM

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Posted by Ashton C.’s Avatar Ashton C.
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Tim Cannon | Independent Writing And Editing Professional at Self-Employed I would recommend getting a profile at IHireBroadcasting, they have entry ...

Why does the gossip/rumors always outshine the positive outcomes of the entertainment business?

Everyday, I repeatedly run into tabloids exposing the personal lives of celebrities. I can tell that these famous beings are constantly being watched by those who are ready to catch them making a mistake. In a way, I feel for these people living their lives in front of a camera day after day,...

#celebrity #psychology #entertainment

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Active Apr 02 '18 at 02:33 AM

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Posted by Cindy M.’s Avatar Cindy M.
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Alex Love'Rodgers | Registered Lobbyist & Executive Director Not always true, if you hire a good publicist they will ...

Any advice about following your dreams in the entertainment industry?

I'm in need for some advice. Ever since I was little, i knew I wanted to make music and movies. I've been playing the piano since I was 5, and the guitar since I was 8. I've been creating home movies since I was really young. Movies and music are my greatest passions. They make me who I am....

#motion-pictures-and-film #entertainment #singers-career #movie-production #film-acting #performing-arts

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Phyllis Gordon’s Avatar Nanci Bausch’s Avatar Todd Brunswick’s Avatar Conrad Askland’s Avatar
Active Sep 21 '18 at 02:48 PM

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Phyllis Gordon | Actor You want to act in films and play music? Read books ...

How do I find my passion in life?

I have been asked this question more than once in my life time. But, I am unsure what my passion is I haven't narrowed it down. I need some advise for a sense of direction. #career-counseling #entrepreneurship #japan #entertainment #sports-media #philanthropist...

#undecided

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Conrad Askland’s Avatar Ms. Salam -home’s Avatar D M’s Avatar Playwright & Author Leslie Green’s Avatar
Active Aug 15 '17 at 12:47 PM

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Posted by Michael G.’s Avatar Michael G.
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Conrad Askland | Music Director and Audio producer This is an excellent question and one that I think we ...

What is the most important thing (lesson or skill) one can take out of working in the sports entertainment industustry?

With many people coming into this industry, I felt it needed to be asked what makes the struggle and effort to be successful in this field worth it. #entertainment #sports-marketing...

#personal-development

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Active Aug 15 '17 at 12:47 PM

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Posted by Melissa S.’s Avatar Melissa S.
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Sharee Stephens | Associate Director Event Talent at ESPN I think the greatest lesson/skill I've learned is that your reputation ...

what do companies look for when they're hiring?

i want to make sure i fulfill those things that can make me more eligible to be employed in the future #international #entertainment...

#hiring

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Francisco Michel’s Avatar Anthony Gabrielle Sciabbarrasi’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:48 PM

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Posted by Gabriella G.’s Avatar Gabriella G.
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Francisco Michel | Sr Financial Manager My humble experience is that companies look for well-rounded candidates ready ...

is it hard to find a job from an Entertainment Business major?

i want to under go the Entertainment Business major to hopefully work in the entertainment field #entertainment #entertainment-industry #entertainment-marketing...

#music-entertainment

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:45 PM

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Posted by Gabriella G.’s Avatar Gabriella G.
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Patty Gillette | Senior Vice President at Turner Broadcasting The Entertainment field is very broad and as such there are ...

Graduate School: Is it worthwhile when going into the Film making Industry?

For some industries, graduate school is more important that others. I may consider taking a graduate program over the years once I finish undergraduate school. However, after undergraduate school what's the best route? #film #entertainment #film-production #movies #cinematography...

#film-editing

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Mark Wagner’s Avatar Bob Del Valle’s Avatar Mohamed Imran’s Avatar Kelly Mc Gill’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:44 PM

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Posted by Jeffery P.’s Avatar Jeffery P.
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Mark Wagner | screenwriter Hi Jeffery, Okay, the best steps to take after you learn ...

What prerequisites are required to go into a Marine Biology-Entertainment field, like a show animal trainer?

Marine biology has always been a part of me, I've always loved it. I find it amazing that we can train dolphins and orcas and use that training to educate people on growing concerns for these beautiful animals. #marine-biology #entertainment #marine-mammals...

#mammal-training

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:44 PM

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Posted by Dakota H.’s Avatar Dakota H.
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Janine Kafouros Bartling | Rocky Shores Primary Relief Keeper -at Utah's Hogle ... To work with animals such as whales, dolphins, seals, and sea ...

How could Marine Biology be used in the entertainment industry? What other degrees could I combine with Marine Biology to get into an Aquarium with animal shows, like Moody Gardens or Sea World?

I've always loved aquariums and I've always loved shows, like shark feedings and orca shows. I was wondering what degrees could help me land employment with an aquarium who hosts these types of shows. #biology #marine-biology #entertainment #marine-mammals #aquarium...

#movie-theatres

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:44 PM

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Posted by Dakota H.’s Avatar Dakota H.
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Janine Kafouros Bartling | Rocky Shores Primary Relief Keeper -at Utah's Hogle ... You will need a degree in marine biology, marine science, zoology, ...

If I am a STEM major, can I expect to be picky when choosing a job after college?

In other words, is it likely that I will have a choice as to where I want to work? I am aware that the STEM fields are in a period of growth, so more and more jobs are being created. I dread the thought of being stuck in a career that I do not enjoy, and would like to have the ability to work...

#career #computer-science #stem #entertainment

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Jeff Sloan’s Avatar Anthony Remigio Velazco’s Avatar Joanne Mammarelli’s Avatar
Active Aug 15 '18 at 02:51 AM

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Posted by Christopher H.’s Avatar Christopher H.
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Jeff Sloan | Software engineer - firmware Retired Hi Christopher. This is a great question! I guarantee that at ...

How much opportunity is there for a STEM major in the entertainment industry?

My question regards the potential to find employment in the industry of entertainment (film and television) for a student majoring in a STEM field. I ask it because I have always had an interest in both of these areas, but they seem to be on opposite poles of the career spectrum. Particularly,...

#entertainment #stem #college #software-engineering #vfx #computer-science #computer-software #film

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:44 PM

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Posted by Christopher H.’s Avatar Christopher H.
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Anthony "Tony Criv' Crivello | With ANTHONY CRIVELLO as LOUIS PRIMA at Hershey ... "I have an interest in computer science and software engineering on ...

After getting out of school how long does it usually take to get into the field of sports and entertainment?

Im asking this question because I want to know how hard and how long it will take to get a job after. #sports #experience #networking...

#entertainment

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Hillary London’s Avatar Oliver Chan, M.S.’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:40 PM

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Posted by Kobe G.’s Avatar Kobe G.
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Hillary London | Manager, Production Operations at ESPN It really varies by the individual - which is probably not ...

In sports media, how long do you usually work in a day or week, and is there a lot of outside work that you have to do?

I am an 11th grader, from St. Louis, MO and I play RBI Softball. When I was traveling with the team we had the chance to talk to some of the head of some of the baseball stadium's departments. I talked to one of them afterwards and I was blessed with the opportunity to get a tour of the...

#sports-media #sports #entertainment

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:41 PM

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Posted by Makaiya S.’s Avatar Makaiya S.
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Andrew Vella | Studio Operator at ESPN The length of a day in sports media depends on which ...

After college, how tough was it to achieve your dream of being a sports news reporter?

I would like to know because I have had drawn interest in the field of reporting in general, but now I feel like sports reporting is what I want to go into. #sports #entertainment #sports-journalism...

#broadcast-journalism

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lori wood’s Avatar Russell Moss,Sr.’s Avatar Lou Roesch’s Avatar
Active Mar 23 '18 at 10:16 AM

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Posted by Jakob R.’s Avatar Jakob R.
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lori wood | Freelance Sports Writer for print media The best way to land a foot in the door at ...

Just how helpful is a second language really?

Everyone knows about being a translator but this is overrated,plain and old news. What kind of interesting and worth while things are there. #business #art #fashion #photography #entertainment #linguistics #martial-arts...

#landscape-architecture

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:41 PM

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Posted by Terrance J.’s Avatar Terrance J.
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Lance Nathan | Senior Linguistics Developer at Luminoso There are, as people have said, lots of practical effects. (And ...

Is sports broadcasting or entertainment easy?

I know it sounds like a dumb question, but really how challenging is this major? I've loved playing sports my whole life and have always dreamed of being a sports announcer. But unfortunately I'm worried the major will be to difficult to complete and I'll be forced to give up the dream. Is...

#majors #college-bound #sports-media #college #entertainment

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:41 PM

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Posted by English L.’s Avatar English L.
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Karen Allen Hi English -- Hope you are doing well. I am not ...

Would a science and engineering based college be right for me if I want to go into sports broadcasting?

I've played at least three sports year round my entire life, and so I know I want a career in the sports and entertainment area. But my dream school isn't one known for this major. Do I need to just go away from my life long dream of going to my perfect school? Should I go a school with the...

#sports-journalism #schools-of-the-future #college #college-major #entertainment

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Carol Allen’s Avatar George David Maynard’s Avatar
Active Sep 05 '17 at 11:43 PM

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Posted by English L.’s Avatar English L.
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Carol Allen | Contract Coordinator at ESPN Ultimately, it depends on what you want to go into. For ...

What do you love about sports entertainment?

It is important for everyone to love what they they, especially if they plan on continuing on in their career for many years. This also leads to a happy life! I would like to see why others enjoy this industry to widen my views. #sports #sports-management #entertainment #social-media...

#broadcast-media #sports-broadcasting #sports-media #sports-journalism

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Laura Dutil’s Avatar Lauren Breen’s Avatar Caleb Reid Surly’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:41 PM

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Posted by Alana C.’s Avatar Alana C.
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Laura Dutil | Manager at ESPN I enjoy sports entertainment for a few different reasons. Sports stay ...

What is the best first step in planning a career in sports entertainment and why?

I believe that it is important for someone who is beginning their journey in starting a career to understand the hard work and steps it takes to achieve their goals. I would like to see how others would start to plan their careers and why so I could also have more input on how to start mine!...

#sports-management #entertainment #sports-journalism #sports-broadcasting #social-media #sports #sports-media

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Monty Clegg’s Avatar Stephanie Murnen’s Avatar Howard Berzack, MBA’s Avatar
Active Jun 27 '18 at 11:26 PM

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Posted by Alana C.’s Avatar Alana C.
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Monty Clegg | Assoc. Manager of Events at ESPN Events I'm a big believer that the best FIRST STEP is a ...

What is the average day like when you are committed to a full time job?

I am still very young but when I become older I would like to start a family and get to spend quality time with my spouse and children, is that possible with this career? #sports #sports-management #entertainment #children...

#sports-media

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:41 PM

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Posted by Sarah D.’s Avatar Sarah D.
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KJ Ilardi | Sales Assistant at ESPN Having a full time job (on average 40 hours a week, ...

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