Networking is about building an authentic, professional community. Surround yourself with “your” people – peers, advocates, mentors. These relationships act as pillars of support, holding you up in the entertainment industry. Building connections with new and existing contacts takes your career to the next level.
This takes time! Yes, time. Throw away instant gratification. You are becoming a smart, proactive, and productive writer by building a solid career foundation.
Networking for Newbies is part of a four-week series to help you break into the industry!