Do I Need a Day Job? Leave a Comment Maybe you have plenty of cash when you arrive to Hollywood. Lucky you! We still encourage you to get some kind of day job as you’re pursuing your acting career. Watch this short FREE video and we’ll tell you why we’re big believers in the day job! Like what you see? Sign up for the Speak L. A. Membership and get access to all our videos as well as ongoing information and help. Click here to sign up!