#AgentSecrets, Finding and Getting an Agent

…in which Jess and KJ have a few tips for finding the right agent and crafting your query; also KJ goes off the grid to get some work done and Jess recommends sleep.

Episode 19 Show Notes: #AgentSecrets, Finding and Getting an Agent

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