Championship Networking Tip – Treat Everyone as Your Equal

In entertainment networking circles, try treating everyone as your equal, whether a casting director, actor, or a grip.

Eric Shaw’s networking tip this video article: Treat everyone as your equal.

In the acting world, someone may be an “extra” on a set today and next year the director of an independent film you would die to have a part in. Regardless of one’s position on or off the set, treating everyone as our equal displays not only our respect for them as human beings but it shows that we have respect for ourselves.

And, remember, half of life is just showing up. Know where you want to go. Have purpose and direction.


101 steps everyone should master in order to become a Champion Networker. Practice these steps daily and they will eventually become reflex, both in business and in daily life. Refer to them whenever necessary; employ them with reliability. [Order]

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