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Genius Fashion Hacks That Get You Red-Carpet Ready

Our absolute favorite thing to do when we want to be red carpet ready is smile. Let’s face it, when you know you look good, you can’t help but smile from ear to ear....

Money Management Tips from Showbiz Superstars

We’re taking a look at some celebrities who make ‘money management living‘ part of their everyday lives. Major stars, with their frequently eccentric taste, don’t always play the real estate game to their best advantage. A clear...

Top 5 Hollywood Dating Tips For Women

1. Find out who you are and be that person. That’s what your soul was put on this earth to be. Find that truth, live that truth and everything else will come. 2. You’re...

Beauty Hacks To Steal From Hollywood

From DIY techniques that belong in your routine to “don’t try this at home”, here are the super-sneaky beauty secrets of Hollywood. Collagen is undoubtedly one of the best supplements for the skin as it really helps...

Hollywood Negotiation Tips

10 tips to get the salary of your dreams, according to some of the world’s most successful women. According to “Grey’s Anatomy” star Ellen Pompeo, women need to demand more of a stake in...

Hollywood Stars Say “You Are What You Eat”

Chris Pratt slimmed down for Guardians of the Galaxy with a lot of exercise, but he made sure to ditch one beverage and replace it with water. “Six months no beer,” Pratt captioned this Instagram post. Instead,...

Hollywood Dietitians Recommend Having Eggs For Breakfast On-Set

We have to have eggs every day. We like a farmer’s breakfast: two over-easy eggs, turkey bacon or pork sausage, sliced avocado, and grilled tomatoes. To keep your energy levels up until lunch, you...

How Hollywood Prepares Perfect Craft Service Steaks On-Set

Reverse-sear your steak: Start in a low heated oven and slow-roast to your desired doneness, then finish in a hot cast-iron skillet. It gives you better internal temperature control and produces an awesome brown...

7 Hollywood Tips for Finding Cheap Flights

You probably already know this, but it bears repeating: buying your flights early can save you lots of money According to CheapAir.com’s annual airfare study, if you book between seven and 13 days ahead of...

The Hollywood Diet Includes A Big Pot Of Veggie Soup

Stay away from over-processed meats. Inexpensive and unprocessed foods like beans, rice, nuts and grains are far healthier than modern convenience foods, like soda and processed breads and cheeses. We also suggests preparing for the...

TV Commercials: Make Sure To Rehearse Blocking

When you move from scene to scene, you should consider running a rehearsal on-set for blocking (an actor’s movement through the scene). While full rehearsals can drain an actor emotionally before the camera rolls,...

Bootstrapping: Get Paid to Shop Online

Sign up for a MyPoints account, and you’ll earn points for every dollar you spend when you go to MyPoints Amazon. If you’re already shopping on Amazon, you might as well make money while...

Low-Budget Filmmaker’s Ideal Equipment List

If you opened a low-budget director’s travel bag, you’d find the following:  Canon T2i DSLR Camera The whole film can be shot with this camera at 1080p, 24fps. While it’s not a high-end camera...

8 Websites to Find a Storyboard Artists

Looking to storyboard your project? A great storyboard not only excites talent, crew, and clients, but also aligns your production departments behind the vision. We’ve compiled our top 8 websites to help you find...

Hosting A Stress-Free Hollywood Wrap Party

The hardest thing about dinner is getting everything to the table hot at the same time. I plan a menu that has one thing roasted in the oven (like rack of lamb), one thing...

How to Create a Teaser Trailer on a Budget

Low Budget Teaser Trailers Think about the type of teaser trailer you want to create. For low budget projects, videos can be used to build awareness, foster engagement (motivation to buy/rent, get involved, etc.) and educate. There are...

Bootstrapping: Make Extra Cash On Amazon

You can sell items on Amazon through its Fulfillment by Amazon program, complete small tasks for others through Mechanical Turk or sell T-shirt designs on Merch by Amazon. How much can you make? Your income through Amazon will...

5 Hollywood Networking Tips When You’re an Introvert

1. Network and make connections online Connecting with people online before you meet them can be really helpful.  Connect with other event attendees on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and social media platforms before an event....

5 Tips To Stay Connected While Working Remote

1. Find a New Workspace Patrick Hill jokes that he knew he had to get out of the house when he started talking about work with his cats. At the time, his only conversations...

Bootstrapping: Make Money Through Social Media Platforms

Consider becoming an Instagram influencer. You can make money from sponsored posts and affiliate marketing. Then branch out and make money through YouTube advertising. How much can you make? It’ll depend, but a fellow...

Stay Fit In Hollywood, Stop Eating Sugar!

Alec Baldwin was a pre-diabetic when he met his then-girlfriend Hilaria, but he didn’t even know it. He admitted, however, that when he was done shooting 30 Rock he would eat pints of ice cream. He...

Bootstrapping: Trade in Items on Amazon and Earn Cash Rewards

Use the Amazon Trade-In program to earn gift cards on items you no longer use. Instead of taking your books, toys, or video games to a secondhand store, add trade-in items to your account and earn...

5 Tips For Studying Film Abroad For Free

For the more traditional folk, national scholarships are a great way to get most (if not all) of your study-abroad expenses covered. Some scholarships may have niche requirements. But, hey, the more niche the...

Bootstrapping: 4 Easy Ways to Start Investing for Extra Cash

Financial experts diversify their portfolios. Besides stocks and bonds, they invest in tangible assets like real estate that can produce income and grow in value over time. 1. Invest Fee-Free The Robinhood app is best known...