O'Reilly logo

How to Manage Your Agent by Gervich Chad

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

6

Staffing Season—How Agents Help Clients Get Hired

image

“You always hear stories that things can abruptly end,” says Jessica Kaminsky, “but you never really understand it until it happens to you.” Kaminsky was unemployed. Which, to be fair, is not unusual, especially for TV writers. Every year, numerous TV shows get canceled midway through their runs, casting all of their writers, producers, actors, designers, editors, accountants, crew members, and assistants into the unemployment line. Kaminsky knew this, of course, but it didn’t lessen the pain.

She had always dreamed of being a writer–first a playwright, then a TV writer–and after spending years ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required