I am Casey Maxon, a junior Historic Automotive Restoration Major at McPherson College, and the founder of Cacklefest Photography. I specialize in artistic motorsport portraiture. Cacklefest Photography provides the discerning automotive enthusiast; the restorer, collector or hobbyist with creative, unique and high quality photos of classic cars, motorcycles and trucks. Whether it is documenting a [...]
Let’s start with me introducing myself. My name is Brittney Shoulders and I am currently a 21 year old sophomore at McPherson College. My endeavor is the creation of my business, Cherry Doll, which is a retro purse company. These purses are made from automotive upholstery vinyl which comes in almost any color you can think of. There is also a metal flake vinyl, which has sparkle in it. These purses [...]
Happy Thanksgiving, everyone. In the spirit of last week’s family- and nostalgia-filled holiday, I’ve set out to consider the individuals whom I most owe a thank-you or check-in these days, now that it’s been several months since graduation. As both a recent pseudo-graduate and growing young professional, I’m often astounded by the appreciation I feel for these pivotal professors/supervisors/mentors [...]
The subject of one’s personal weaknesses can be one of most commonly awkward points of an interview, job review or even a chat with a dear friend. No one enjoys honing in on the area which needs the most work, or admitting to what may be a source of insecurity.
You could say that what isn’t emphasized enough in our professional and personal lives is the importance of our STRENGTHS. Yep, what we’re [...]
There are a lot of ways to get an internship: through your career center, a cold resume submission, or even your uncle’s cousin’s friend’s neighbor’s son’s company…but if you want to intern at the best ad firm to work for in the country (according to Ad Age), you’ll have to earn your spot. Literally. That’s what 14 Bentley University students are doing this [...]
Me (circa 2008) doing a “trust-fall” with my colleagues at a work retreat!
Trust is one of those must-have virtues, which we seek out in our close friendships, family ties and even boss relationships. Well, I recently had an eye-opening experience at work that helped me realize this: trust can also help foster – and enrich - a truly great working relationship between employer [...]