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FInding your next assistant editing gig

Join Post Supervisor Dustyn Gobler for a discussion about navigating your assistant editing career including: how to land your first gig, making the jump to Lead AE, and transitioning to editing.

This class is completely FREE and open to all who are interested!

September 30th in Burbank or via live webinar

10am-12pm or 1pm-3pm


RESUME WRITING

  • What every A.E. résumé needs to include

  • What to leave off your résumé

  • Why consistency is so important

 

INTERVIEWING

  • Things you must do before your interview

  • Interviewing red flags

  • What to wear

 

POST-INTERVIEW PROTOCOL

  • How to follow up professionally

  • The delicate balance between persistence and annoying

  • The best reply for when you’ve been turned down

 

YOUR FIRST DAY ON THE JOB

  • What to do on your first day

  • Ways to make a good impression every single day

  • Ways to add value to your show

 

THE TIME BETWEEN GIGS

  • Ways to best utilize your time in between gigs.

  • Why you always need to be learning.

  • How your hobbies can help you land your next gig.

 

By understanding the job search from the hiring side you’ll have a better understanding of how to stand out from the crowd and how not to give the person hiring reasons to exclude you. Each class includes a handout of sample resumes, a job hunting checklist, and lists of resources to help you at each stage of the your search.

 


THE INSTRUCTOR

 

Dustyn Gobler is a Post Supervisor at Purveyors of Pop/FremantleMedia. He’s spent the last eight years supervising the post production of unscripted shows and documentaries in variety of genres. Prior to post supervision, Dustyn was a colorist and started his career as an Assistant Editor. Dustyn Gobler blogs about Post Production at: dustyngobler.com