Award ceremonies are important to artists and people in the creative industries.Urbanculxure.com came up with some reasons why entertainment/arts award ceremonies are important.
2. NETWORK AND GATHER MORE CONTACTS
Politicians, bankers, fellow artist at all in one court so yes. In award ceremonies you can increase your sphere of influence.
3. TIME TO RELAX AND CELEBRATE YOUR HARD WORK
After long working hours, days, months you entitled to celebrate, so yeah do it.
When you are honoured you are motivated, you pushed to do more and award ceremonies make this happen.
5. TIME TO REFLECT
Whether you walk away with an award or you don’t, award ceremonies are the time to look back and see where you went wrong and where you can improve, this where you can envision your future in your trade.
6. MIX AND MINGLE
Yes like we highlighted before, at award ceremonies there many people present, so yes mix and mingle if you looking for some positive relationships/personal and business, an artist can get it all in award ceremonies.
7.GET NEW IDEAS
Award ceremonies are idea banks, as you speak and network with different people you might be lucky and hear an idea which might elevate your career.
8. SHOW CASE YOUR OTHER SKILLS
If you have other skill which you wish the world to know, e.g you are an actor but you recently discovered you can sing, yes at awards ceremonies you can introduce your new talent and skill to your circles.
9. TIME TO INSPIRE others, and advertise yourself.
The way you present yourself, the way you speak and your outfit can inspire someone else or even attract big people.Please not the opposite is true.
10. MEETING WITH YOUR FOLLOWER IN PERSON.
Yes meeting with the people who support you in person is great; they can give you great advice and love.
As an artist you can also show love to your followers by giving them some of your promo C.Ds/merchandise if you have them with you if you are a musician. Please note treat your supporters and followers with respect, because you may never know who they are.
Bonus…you can make more money you can sell your product or services during the festival or award ceremony.