We just returned from the joyous madness of San Diego Comic-Con. For us, SDCC produced a number of personal and professional highlights. Perhaps our favorite part of the show, though, was our “How to be a Nerd for a Living” panel on Saturday, July 11th. We assembled six of our favorite podcast guests to discuss their careers and how they …
Wizard World is headed back to St. Louis, Missouri, and we are excited to announce that Nerd for a Living will be presenting a panel at the show on Saturday, May 23. Join us for our “How to be a Nerd for a Living: Your Career in Nerd Culture” for a lively discussion with a collection of guest speakers.
Recorded live at GeekGirlCon 2014, our How to be a Nerd for a Living panel features Jaimie Cordero (CEO, Espionage Cosmetics); Susan Eisenberg (voice of Wonder Woman, Justice League Unlimited); Heidi Gaertner (technology director, Big Fish Games); Jina Heverley (VP/general manager of PC, Mac & Cloud at Big Fish Games); and Rebecca Hicks (creator of Little Vampires).
This weekend, Nerd For A Living is headed to Wizard World Chicago. If you’ll be at the show, come meet N4AL podcast host and creative director Adron Buske at Artist Alley table B-8 to pick up some swag. And don’t miss Adron’s appearances on several speaker panels throughout the weekend!
Nerd for a Living is excited to announce that we have been added to the San Diego Comic-Con panel schedule! If you will be attending SDCC on Friday, don’t miss this fantastic line-up of industry professionals in Room 4: “How to Be a Nerd For a Living: Career Paths Within Nerd Culture”.
This panel of professional writers, crafters, business owners and marketers provides helpful tips on promoting your art, and yourself, online. Topics such as starting your business, targeting your audience through advertising and social media, protecting your designs, time-management, and how to maintain an online shop are discussed.
Recorded at Wizard World St. Louis Comic-Con 2014. This panel of professionals discusses different types of jobs that exist within pop-culture entertainment, gaming, film-making, writing and more. Get tips on finding a way to a new career from those already working in the industry. Moderated by N4AL’s Wendy Buske, panel speakers include: Rachel Rieckenberg (Sass and Slash Creations), Jeremy Corray (Coolfire Studios, Voltron), Amanda Nuckolls (GnomeAcres), Matt Raithel (Graphite Lab), and Genese Davis (author of The Holder’s Dominion).
C2E2, Chicago’s massive Comic-Con and Entertainment Expo, returns April 25th-27th. Nerd For A Living will be presenting two panels at the show: Friday – How to be a Nerd for a Living: Careers within Nerd Culture for Everyone; Saturday – Turning Your Art Into an Online Business: Branding & Marketing for Creators.
The Wizard World convention tour hits St. Louis this April 4th-6th, and Nerd For A Living will be presenting two panels at the show. Each panel will be moderated by N4AL’s Wendy Buske.
If you are attending Wizard World Chicago Con 2013, Nerd For A Living will be presenting a Saturday afternoon panel on marketing your brand or product. We’ve previously presented this panel (whoa there, alliteration!) at Wizard World St. Louis Comic-Con 2013 and Chicago’s C2E2 2013 to great response. Don’t miss it!