Things I Wish I Knew: Kurestin Armada’s First Year of Agenting

Being an agent is a tough job in general. Your first year of being an agent is one of the toughest of your career if not your life! Not only are you learning as you go, you’re also acquiring clients and building your career from the ground up. I likened my first year or twoContinue reading “Things I Wish I Knew: Kurestin Armada’s First Year of Agenting”

7 Ways To Make Yourself An Easy Author to Work With

After query letter tips, the second most popular question I get asked is: “How do I make myself agreeable in an agent’s eyes?” It’s a great question. This is a personal business that’s all about great working relationships. Firstly, you have to write a great manuscript, but secondly, how does an agent decide to work withContinue reading “7 Ways To Make Yourself An Easy Author to Work With”

Trust: Can you hand over control?

Trust. Seems like a simple concept, but so much of what we as agents do requires complete and utter trust from our authors. You might not understand all the moves we make, or why we have to be the voice of the industry sometimes, but our job is to communicate our actions as best asContinue reading “Trust: Can you hand over control?”