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Episode 371 – CRUSHING Your Greater Targets

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EPISODE 371 — CRUSHING Your Greater Targets

The WHAT IF? Situation: It’s an addictive idea for all of us. What in the event you hand over on a profession earlier than you ever acquired began? Worry is simply your thoughts making an attempt to forestall you from change as a result of change is unknown. It doesn’t need you to threat security for one thing new. However the massive growths and breakthroughs are on the opposite facet of that concern. 

For those who aren’t prepared to place within the further work and see what it could result in subsequent, in the event you weren’t prepared to leverage one expertise to the subsequent, none of that may be straightforward. We all the time get examined! It’s simpler to take the lesser path. However we get to decide on that Sliding Doorways second — or we get to decide on to have all of it.

On this Podcast, Allan displays on the alternatives he’s made all through his profession that lead him to face his fears, take enormous dangers and to have his dream job (which might finally result in his night time on the Oscars).


EPISODE 371 — CRUSHING Your Greater Targets

Hi there, everybody! That is Allan McKay. 

Welcome to Episode 371! On this Episode, we discuss crushing your fears – and going after your larger targets. 

I’m actually enthusiastic about this Episode. This can be a topic that contributed to quite a lot of success in my profession. I discuss in regards to the Sliding Doorways second in my profession, or the WHAT IF moments. I replicate on these moments that might’ve been pivotal for my journey: Ought to I’m going work on this film? Or ought to I’m going freelance and doubtlessly threat falling on my face?

I discuss in regards to the begin of my profession and about chasing your goals. It’s about recognizing alternatives which quite a lot of us are oblivious to. 

If you wish to help this Podcast, please share this Episode with others. None of this Podcast is made for cash, so your help means lots to me!

Let’s dive in!



[01:05] Have you ever ever despatched in your reel and questioned why you didn’t get the callback or what the explanation was that you just didn’t get the job? Over the previous 20 years of working for studios like ILM, Blur Studio, Ubisoft, I’ve constructed lots of of groups and employed lots of of artists — and reviewed hundreds of reels! That’s why I made a decision to put in writing The Final Demo Reel Information from the angle of somebody who really does the hiring. You may get this e book free of charge proper now at www.allanmckay.com/myreel!

[41:00] One of many largest issues we face as artists is determining how a lot we’re value. I’ve put collectively an internet site. Test it out: www.VFXRates.com! This can be a likelihood so that you can put in your stage of expertise, your self-discipline, your location — and it will provide you with an correct thought what you and everybody else in your self-discipline needs to be charging. Test it out: www.VFXRates.com!


Okay, what did you assume? Thanks for listening!

Subsequent week, I’m interviewing Speaker, Writer, YouTuber and self-proclaimed Introvert Evan Carmichael about #BELIEVE because the central message of his content material, the issue of low vanity, failure, perfectionism; in addition to the significance of mentors, consistency – and loving what you do! Evan is a extremely phenomenal man!

Till then –

Rock on!


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