UYD – Use Your Difference

In an industry abounding with stereotypes, remaining authentic to your art and to yourself can present a cyclical challenge. Whether you are a young performer or a veteran, multiethnic, or ambiguous, learning to harness individual characteristics is as important to your career as selling your similarities. This week, En of Genesis Industries drills down into conversations…


Tayo Rockson is the publisher and CEO of UYD Magazine, a lifestyle magazine encouraging people all over the world to use their difference to make a difference while celebrating diversity and educating others. He is an avid writer whose work can be seen on the Huffington Post as well as Global Living magazine. He is an authority on Third Culture Kids and assimilation into new cultures. He is the author of The Ultimate Guide To TCK Living and though his podcast and blog, he is heard and read by thousands of people in over 100 countries. He grew up in four different continents and now currently resides in New York City where he frequently strikes conversations with random people.

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Portland Film Festival

Listen to four of Portland’s top agents talk about how to win a spot on their roster, and the best way to keep that relationship running smoothly once you’re there. Speakers: Actors in Action – Damon Jones, Dangerfield – Mary Dangerfield, Ryan Artists – Cholee Thompson, Genesis Industries – En Kelly Damon Jones is the…