Publisher: Three Rivers Press (April 23, 2013)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 9.9 MB
Downloadable formats: PDF
From the Hollywood assistant trenches, a hilarious advisor to surviving existence on the backside of the totem pole.I won't make you kind my M&Ms by means of color. I won't take off 4 hours in the midst of the day to head buying after which announce upon my go back that “it’s going to be a overdue one—we have to trap up!” I won't request that you just create and keep my on-line relationship profile. Welcome to the wickedly humorous global of To My Assistant, the place overworked and underappreciated assistants ultimately get their due. We’ve all been there. you may also be there at once. Do you rely on your university schooling to deal with an important company judgements corresponding to memorizing your boss’ lunch order, attempting to agenda 4 conferences the place just one can cross, and supporting your boss detag fb photos? Or what approximately these striking days while you’re steered to “send me that factor from every week ago,” “call that man i needed to call,” or “book me a desk at that eating place that lady acknowledged was once particularly good,” and are then berated whilst you’re unable to determine instantly what your boss is speaking about? To My Assistant compiles every little thing that disgruntled and positive assistants all over promise by no means TO DO whilst, sooner or later, they've got assistants in their personal. From ridiculous requests and backhanded compliments to outright insults, and whole with worthwhile assistance and tips for Boss Wrangling—like what you could find out about your boss’s temper from his meal offerings, easy methods to navigate such expert minefields as requests to your opinion and interactions together with your boss’s youngsters and pets, and complex translation strategies for incoherent e-mails and textual content messages—these pages are only what the underpaid lots have to live on (and chuckle at) the day-by-day injustices of existence on the backside of the totem pole.