Invention is the practice of discovery, originated after study and experimentation. Reinvention is the opportunity to bring something into use again, remade, redone or renewed.
When we talk about reinventing our professional identities, we give ourselves permission to go back and rename ourselves; to act in a new and different way.
Writers and artists show us the craft of shaping language to express ideas in a new way. Actors demonstrate how we can present ourselves in new ways while drawing upon our core sense of self.
Our first guest, Kristen Eckstein, is a writing coach who won me over with her with her bio on the Linked In career site: “I suck books out of people’s heads and help get them into print!”
Performance is the technique that helps take an idea from imagination to reality. In the second part of today’s show, we’ll talk with Rex Knowles and Sherry Landrum, who teach people the art of performance and the strategies that help you market yourself as a performer.