KEH094: Balloon Entertainment, Thank You Notes, and Balloon Safety

Kids Entertainer Podcast 94: Balloon Entertainment, Thank You Notes, and Balloon Safety. Colourful balloons and a balloon pump

Balloon Entertainment, Thank You Notes, and Balloon Safety

For professionals who are into balloon entertainment, this question often comes up: should we concern ourselves more with serving our customers and hence being a commercial act, or should we focus on advancing our art?

It’s a dilemma that not just balloon twisters face, but any artist or performer, and we invite you to explore this topic—and more—with us in this episode.

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In this episode we discuss:

In Your Voice
: Balloon Entertainment vs. Balloon Art / Commercial vs. Art

Is it okay to keep being fast and funny, or am I doing myself a disservice by not doing more? – Dan Geers

  • The two ends of the spectrum: focusing on your art and focusing on pleasing the customers
  • How you can be artistic and entertaining at the same time

Tips from the Vault
: Thank You Letters

  • The value of thank you letters
  • Different forms of thank you that you can send to clients
  • Tips and ideas for an amazing thank you letter that will make you unforgettable
Here’s another great resource for you! Check out Create the Most Amazing Thank You Note Ever That Your Clients Will Keep

Hot Topic
: The Danger of Balloons

  • Being aware of the dangers that balloons pose
  • Precautions you can take

Resources mentioned in this episode:

The War of Art by Steven Pressfield

CIA: Content, Image, Appreciation by Joe Romano (If you wish for a copy but are outside the USA, email romanomagic@mac.com.)

Kids Entertainer Academy

Kids Entertainer Hub Facebook group

Kids Entertainer Hub Facebook page

 

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