Publication Date: November 28, 2012
EXIT STAGE RIGHT
The Career Change Handbook for Performers
By Ciara Pressler
Paperback: $14.99 / eBook: $9.99
ISBN Print Edition: 978-0-9885135-0-1
ISBN eBook: 978-0-9885135-1-8
New York, NY – EXIT STAGE RIGHT: The Career Change Handbook for Performers (publication date: November 28, 2012) is the first book written specifically for actors, singers, and dancers, to provide comprehensive solutions for breaking through a career plateau, finding a better support career, or creating a completely new career — in any industry. A former performer herself, author Ciara Pressler explains how she transitioned careers successfully and shares her principles of smart career strategy.
EXIT STAGE RIGHT features interviews with career transition experts, career consultants, business coaches, and performers who have successfully navigated a career transition both within and out of the entertainment industry. Pressler, now the CEO of a New York-based marketing firm, applies her expertise in marketing to teach performers how to create a career search strategy with compelling materials, an authentic approach to networking, and a proactive process that showcases performers’ unique experience and strengths.
EXIT STAGE RIGHT provides concrete guidance on how performers can:
- Discover the perfect career for their experience, personality, and talent
- Position themselves as a strong candidate in a new industry
- Break through obstacles that keep performers stuck
- Develop a fulfilling support career that complements your craft
- Avoid common resume, intro letter, and networking mistakes
- Build connections to expand their professional network
Ciara Pressler is the founder and CEO of Pressler Collaborative, a marketing and communications collective building strategy for businesses in arts, entertainment, tech, finance, real estate, fitness, lifestyle, and beyond. She has been a guest speaker and writer for nonprofits, universities, and businesses, presenting content designed to bring business savvy to the creative culture. More at www.CiaraPressler.com.
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About the Author: ENCI is an actor and recently turned writer and director. She is an urban cyclist, passionate about living intentionally, about leaving less behind and about living healthy. Enci is a member of SAG and AFTRA and is on the board of the 501(c)4 Bikeside and is co-founder of the Bike Writers Collective. Enci teaches all over town about web etiquettes and social media and is involved with the East Hollywood Neighborhood Council where she serves on the Arts & Culture Committee. Enci is passionate about leaning new things and currently she is studying ASL. You can visit her at http://EnciPerforms.com or read about her adventures at http://illuminateLA.com