Frequently Asked Questions for Talents
Last Updated: January 13, 2021
FAQ for Talent & Interested Talent
Q: Why should I join the Shawtout?
A: Why not? You can earn money in your downtime or raise money for a charity! You’re simply providing your fans with personalized, unforgettable moments that inspire and enable them to feel connected to you.
Q: How do I create a Shawtout account as Talent?
Q: Why do I need to share my contact details with Shawtout?
Q: How is talent’s price for a Shawtout video determined?
A: Each talent sets their own price and can change it at any time! All talent is on the exact same revenue split — 75% to talent, 25% to us. In order to be fair to all our talent, this is a non-negotiable split.
Q: How do I get paid?
A: Once your talent profile is approved, banking can be set up with your assigned Talent Concierge Manager and your earnings will be deposited in your account once a month, unless otherwise specified.
Q: How much time does it take to record a Shawtout video?
A: At minimum, it takes about 30 seconds, but there is no time limit so it’s completely up to you! You can also pause your Shawtout account if you are travelling or busy!
Q: Can I choose which Shawtout videos I complete?
A: Yes — you can accept or decline any request. If you have any questions about any request, you can contact your talent relations partner or [email protected]
Q: Can I bring other talents onto the Shawtout?
A: Yes — we have a Talent Referral Program where you can receive 5% of the first six months of earnings (taken out of Shawtout’s cut) of Talent you refer to Shawtout! See Talent Terms of Service for additional details.
Q: Where can I find Shawtout’s Talent Terms of Service?
A: You can find our Talent Terms of Service here.
Shawtout for Business Videos
Q: What is the difference between a Shawtout for Business video and a personal Shawtout video?
A: Shawtout for Business videos can be used to greet a company/organization/product on the company’s website and Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, TikTok and Twitter accounts. You can see the terms specific to Shawtout for Business here. A personal Shawtout video can be used only for personal, non-promotional, and non-commercial use.
Q: How can Shawtout for Business videos be used?
A:Shawtout for Business videos can be used on the company’s own website and the company’s “official” Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, TikTok and Twitter social media channels/pages.
Q: What are some benefits to completing Shawtout for Business requests?
A: Shawtout for Business allows for you to complete Shawtouts at a higher price point which means a new meaningful revenue stream!
Q: What are some common examples of Shawtout for Business requests?
A: Some examples include offering someone a job at a new company, congratulating the company on their new product, telling someone about their sale or promotion, the list goes on! Talents have had a blast completing them, not to mention the extra ₱₱₱ in your pocket per request.
Q: What if I don’t want to complete a Shawtout for Business request?
A: Just like your personal Shawtout requests, you can decline any Shawtout for Business request that comes through! If you need more information about a request, or need the customer to tweak the request you can always let us know and we’ll relay the message accordingly.
Q: How do I determine my Shawtout for Business price?
A: We recommend pricing yourself 4-5x more than your personal price depending on how many Shawtout for Business requests you wish to receive!
Q: What if a customer books me at my personal Shawtout price?
A: If a customer books you for a Shawtout for Business at your Personal Shawtout price, feel free to decline the request and we will ask them to book you at you Shawtout for Business price!
Q: What if I need more information about a Shawtout for Business request?
A: Reach out to us directly! We can ask them any questions about the request before you complete it.