Monthly Archives: November 2011

You’re Fired

Shawn writes:
Great “Goldilocks” blog entry and a fine job as always. How often is it that people get fired over such contradictions, especially for infractions like ordering too much food. (I mean, who doesn’t like leftovers?)
In my experience, very few … Continue reading

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UTA Joblist 11/29

Last joblist of the year.

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The Last PA

At the beginning of the show that I’m currently on, I wrote about the special role of the First PA – the first PA hired, the first PA to endear himself to the hearts and minds of the higher-ups.
Now, as … Continue reading

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Another Conversation I Have Nearly Every Day

This happens all the time. If this is you, please, do everyone a favor and stop it.

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UTA Joblist for November 22nd

Unlike yesterday, today’s joblist is brand, spanking new.

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UTA Joblist 11/18

New joblist, a little late this time. Sorry!

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Does My Degree Matter?

Bumbling British Boy asks:

Would a degree somewhat removed from the end product be detrimental or could I, as I hope, not-so-simply segue into the Production Designer pathway with some cunning career feng-sui?

When I first got to the Overpriced Film School, … Continue reading

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UTA Joblist for 11/15

A new UTA joblist is cleverly hidden somewhere on the TAPA site. Only the most worthy will be able to take advantage of the many job listings to be found there.

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Try Harder

On my way to interview for my first job in Hollywood (as a PA, natch), I got a flat tire. I was just cruising along Ventura Blvd., listening to KROQ, thinking about how I finally had a chance to put … Continue reading

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11/11 UTA Job11ist

The new UTA Joblist is up on the TAPA site. Appropriately enough, there are 11 new assistant positions.1
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I didn’t actually check if this was true, but wouldn’t it be neat if it was?↩

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