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Always be at the top of your Game with ERIC STANTON BETTS
Eric is an Actor, Model, and Performer based in LA, and also a World Traveler.
Competing in many different sports: cross country, basketball, track, soccer, baseball, he grew up an athlete. He kept running as a hobby and raced once in a while. He started performing in middle school in plays and his first musical in high school—and he never looked back. He went to see his first Broadway show and decided to move to New York for college. He started modeling there and quickly signed with 5 top agencies worldwide in LA, NY, Chicago, Paris, and Milan. He booked the Kinky Boots National tour a few years post-college and has been pursuing the art ever since.
With humble beginnings but always a big dreamer, Eric is a mixed BIPOC artist who only recently learned to embrace every color of himself. Recently engaged and planning his wedding he is excited about the next adventure.
“If you stay ready, you don’t have to be ready.”
Episode Summary –
Rejection is part of an artist’s career, but the challenge lies in handling the rejections.
In this episode, Eric Stanton Betts talks about the challenges he has been through in his career and how he overcame all the challenges.
The key factor in becoming a successful artist is focusing on giving your best and not worrying about the outcome.
With every audition or job you go to, you only get better, and you grow.
Snapshot of the Key Points from the Episode:
[02:18] Eric shares his journey of becoming a successful actor & model from being an athlete.
[10:46] Eric talks about one of his most significant accomplishments.
[14:55] Eric talks about how to handle rejections and be in the positive mind frame.
[21:08] Eric talks about how he builds & engages his fanbase as an actor.
[23:43] How does Eric navigate between being an actor and the business side of it?
[28:44] What does working from your happy place mean to Eric?
[31:07] Eric’s advice for someone who is starting their career as an artist.
About the Host –
Belinda Ellsworth is a Speaker, Trainer, Best-Selling Author, and Podcaster
She has been a professional speaker, mover, and shaker for more than 25 years. Having built three successful companies, she has helped thousands of entrepreneurs make better decisions, create successful systems, and build business strategies using her “Four Pillars of Success” system.
Belinda has always had a passion and zest for life with the skill for turning dreams into reality.
Over the last 20 years, she has been expertly building her speaking and consulting business, Step Into Success.