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Build Trust

with Lau Lapides

Nothing in this industry happens fast. You have to trust that things will happen when they're supposed to. In this episode, Anne & Lau share how trust can help you build your business and a strong, reliable network. Don't sabotage relationships before they even begin—if someone shows interest in working with you, take their word at face value and don't let fear of failure keep them at arm's length! Give yourself permission to learn and make mistakes along the way so that you can grow as an artist and a person. We all want our business to succeed, but sometimes things don't go as planned. That's ok! Negative experiences should teach you something and give you an opportunity for growth. Bosses, don’t worry. You can trust Anne & Lau to lead you in the right direction.

Anne & Lau discuss trust + how it can help your business grow. Everything from trusting peers & the process to trusting yourself.

"What happened to the joy of trying things?" - Lau

About Lau

Lau Lapides is Founder & President of Lau Lapides Company, a boutique coaching, training & production company for voice talent and actors. It has its headquarters in Boston with satellites in NYC, Miami and LA. Programs include hybrid online & in-person workshops, seminars, one-to-one personalized coaching, + showcases in NYC/LA and online. Lau’s media and broadcasting career coaches all work in television, film, radio and theatre. Their voices can be heard around the world.

Top 10 Takeaways

Quick-share concepts from today’s episode:

  1. Nothing in this industry happens fast.

  2. Trusting is part of the way we build a network. #VOBOSS

  3. Do your research on important people & peers who could be a part of your network.

  4. You have to try things & experiment with your business to find your path to success.

  5. Negative experiences should teach you something, not encourage you to give up. #VOBOSS

  6. Reframe “I failed” with “it didn’t work out.” #VOBOSS

  7. Trust shouldn’t be uninformed. Doing a little homework will go a long way.

  8. Booking a job every single day is an unrealistic expectation. #VOBOSS

  9. Self sabotage can kill a potential relationships.

  10. It is ok to trust someone & change your mind. Give yourself permission to learn. #VOBOSS

"You have to trust the process." - Anne

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