Creative director Melissa Maher knows the alcohol business well.
Sam von Hardenburgh spends her days making mobile apps as an experience designer for the digital agency Kettle. But her nights and weekends are spent working on a pretty sweet side project.
Imagine a replacement for your smartphone that's 100 percent resistant to toilet water and never has to be charged. And it costs around $10. This magic device does exist—and it was invented by a group of agency creatives.
Bobby Hobert recently graduated from a small business school outside of Boston. Like many college students before him, his post-graduate plans were a little murky."Everyone was talking about what they were doing next," he says. "At 22, I still haven't necessarily found what it is I want to do with my life."
Looking for your first job after graduation can be a confusing and stressful time, especially if you tend to waffle between feeling insecure and totally employable.This paradox can make recent grads feel pretty desperate. That is, until they get the call from human resources:"We'd like to offer you the position. The salary is ... "