Empowerment Day 2: “GSAs and How Much They Will Cost You in Commissions” & “How to Turn Work Union,”

Empowerment Day 2: “GSAs and How Much They Will Cost You in Commissions” & “How to Turn Work Union,”
Start: 10/19/2013 - 10:00am
End: 10/19/2013 - 4:30pm

You are invited to participate in a one-of-a-kind event designed to improve your career and your chances for success.  Two days where you’ll have the chance to embolden yourself with information on contracts and organizing work.  Knowledge is power and this weekend will be filled with it from people who are committed to empowering YOU!

Empowerment Day 2:
“GSAs and How Much They Will Cost You in Commissions”
& “How to Turn Work Union,”

Join us at Coco Studios in Atlanta, for two more powerful events!

When: 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19
(See full schedule below)

Where: Coco Studios
767 Trabert Avenue NW (directly behind #763 – look for SAG-AFTRA signs)
Atlanta, GA 30318
http://www.coco-studios.com
Free Parking available

10 a.m.-1 p.m.  “GSAs and How Much They Will Cost You in Commissions”
Zino Macaluso, SAG-AFTRA National Director/Sr. Counsel, Agency Relations, will give you an in-person review of current ATA Agency Contracts to help you protect yourself, and show you precisely what payments are commissionable.

1-2 p.m. Lunch Break

2-3:30 p.m. “How to Turn Work Union” 
Long time SAG-AFTRA member and top Voiceover Artist, Sheldon Smith will give you his step by step strategy that he has used successfully for many years on how to take those non-union jobs and make them UNION jobs! This will help you put money in your pocket, with essential information for this Right to Work state. Don’t miss this!

3:30-4:30 p.m. – Panel discussion with local members and Executive Director Melissa Goodman on implementing Sheldon’s strategies here in Georgia and how it has worked for them.

RSVP:  You must RSVP via The Muriel Moore/Danny Nelson SAG-AFTRA Conservatory Facebook page. Go to Events tab, Event, Join. Click here for The Muriel Moore/Danny Nelson SAG-AFTRA Conservatory if you have not already joined our Facebook page.

Questions? Contact Melissa Goodman at melissa.goodman@sagaftra.org, (404) 239-0131 Ext. 0

These events are only open to paid-up SAG-AFTRA members in good standing — no guests are allowed. Parents/guardians of performers under 18 years old are welcome. SAG-AFTRA members, please bring your membership card (paid thru October 31, 2013) for admittance.