Some people are fortunate enough to get on a series that lasts for ten years. They, unfortunately, have their own set of complaints.
If you were a teacher or a janitor and had tenure, your union would protect your job. In the entertainment industry, a union protects your contract and safety. An entertainment union can not guarantee/secure a job for you. Basically, you are a business owner, so the success of your business depends on you.
Knowing this, I suggest multiple streams of income.
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