Hollywood agency assistant

Robin Williams

Good Will Hurting

I’m about to do a thing that often irks me when I see others do it – connect myself to a tragedy that in reality has nothing at all to do with me. I guess we do it for cathartic […]

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My favorite Hollywood fail

I sat there, looking around, wide-eyed. I don’t know what I expected when I got the call from a temp agency that a junior agent at ICM was looking to hire an assistant, but it certainly wasn’t this room, which […]

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Au revoir Hollywood: Reality does bite

When I was a boy, I dreamt of playing second base and during the off-season, I would practice law. I was a fan of the ‘86 Mets and L.A. Law. I then turned my thoughts towards finance, more like Working […]

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Assistant(dom) appreciation

As today is Assistants’ Day (well, technically, Administrative Professionals’ Day or as Wikipedia calls it, ‘Redirected from Secretaries Day’), I have been tasked with penning an ode to how much I appreciate assistants. Yet as I stared at the whites […]