Voice losing moments.
Allow me to share my five scary things that did happen when I was a first-time panelist. It might not be an actual “naked in front of a the class” level of drama, but these things were still the wooorrrsst things to happen my first year.
Continue reading ➞ 5 Scary Things about Being a First Time Panelist
So your panel got accepted, now what?
About time! Here’s where the real work starts.
Continue reading ➞ Panelist 101 Series: Part 3
There will come a day when you don’t want to panel anymore. And that’s okay.
I can name at least a handful of panels I use to do for about 3 years, before running out of fumes. Here’s what I do when I feel the burnout coming.
Continue reading ➞ Panel Burnout
Yeah, yeah, my Hero Academia and Boruto are eating up most of your Shounen energy these days. But, let’s not forget about the sleeper hits that might be the next big thing in 2019.
Continue reading ➞ Underated Anime You Should Be Watching – Summer 2018 Anime
We all have them at some point during our Convention Crawling.
Someone didn’t spend enough time putting together their panel for the big day or parts of an otherwise, would-be-great panel fell through the night of.
But! You should know that recovering from such a blunder is not too late!
Think of it as a redemption for extremely, poor planning on your part.
Continue reading ➞ It Was Bad: How to Recover From a Bad Panel Presentation
Welcome to part 2 of Panelist 101.If you read through Part 1 here, then you’ve already narrowed down what your panel will become content wise. Now, let’s start to make it uniquely, you.
Continue reading ➞ Panelist 101 Series: Part 2
Panelist 101: Part 1, Forge Thy Panel
If you’re like the average con crawler, I’m assuming you are if you found this blog, you probably have entertained the idea of becoming a panelist.
May be you saw a Character Q&A panel and thought, ” I could totally do this better”.
Or was it that one “How to jumpstart your Career” panel that peeked your interest?
Then let me tell you now, planning is half the battle. Actually pulling off a great panel or workshop, is a whole other animal. I would love to show you how to tackle this in a 3 part post of Panelist 101 series.
Continue reading ➞ Panelist 101 Series: Part 1