Jenny Bent, from The Bent Agency, started from the bottom in her career. It’s impressive that she had a drive and knew what she wanted to do when she grew up. Becoming an agent isn’t so easy. So next time we, as writers, think of agents as anything but human, think again. They struggled to get to where they are and understand we are doing the same. The best thing we can do to help our own careers and help out the agents who need writers, is to write quality work. Jenny Bent delivers another fun piece of advice:
10. Tenacity is more important than anything else. It even trumps talent, I would say. Believe in yourself and never give up, no matter what. -Jenny Bent
Credit given: From the Bent Agency’s blog
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