🎓 I graduated with a marketing degree & zero clues on what to do.
🤣 I enjoyed making people laugh.
🎥 I loved movies & wanted to make them but thought it was a pipedream.
🙏 I loved writing creatively wanted to be an ad copywriter & make funny commercials.
❌ I got rejections at every single turn & couldn’t break into advertising.
🔎 I managed to find a way into the HR world through recruiting.
🦖 I still wanted to be creative & attempt to “break in” to “Hollywood” but I was already a dinosaur at 23.
🎭 I enrolled in an acting class & learned how to slate, audition & create a scene.
🎤 I enrolled in a standup class & learned how to hone my comedy chops.
🎬 I got an acting agent to audition for professional roles.
✍️ I started a resume writing company.
🎞️ I landed my first gig on iCarly & continue to act today.
🤝 I landed my first client.
💵 I’m not famous. I’m not rich. But I’m happy.
✅ I took control of my destiny. I took control of my life.
⛰️ Never give up. It’s never too late.
🥇 Also, here’s my first official standup comedy set from 2006 at the Cleveland Improv
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