I wish I'd had Save the Assistants when I was an administrative assistant, because Lilit Marcus, founder of the website [...], knows what she's talking about. This book covers everything from what to wear (and not wear), how to read the coded messages in a job interview and how to handle worst case scenarios. I especially liked the "Former Assistants Done Good" section, profiling now-successful ex-assistants including Marc Cherry of Desperate Housewives fame, Harvey Weinstein (!) and Cheryl Hines. Learn how to handle the fake sick day, office gossip, evil bosses and how to know your place and plan for your future while keeping your job.