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Dishing Out Advice On Job Security

Player Down When I landed my first copywriting job, I had the forced pleasure of meeting a remarkable young man. He was my junior, but due to talent and knowing what the hell he wanted to do from an early . . .

Posted 12 months ago

The Peoples of Mightily — Lesa

I started singing at about the age of three, or so my mother tells me, and haven’t ever stopped. I’m a classically trained soprano and I’ve sung with the Louisville Orchestra. I have a minor in music, but never made . . .

Posted 12 months ago

The Peoples of Mightily — Nick

I’ve been making music for as long as I can remember. Over the last eight years I’ve written, recorded, and released 13 albums, EPs, and singles under my own name and under a handful of aliases. I even built a . . .

Posted 12 months ago

The War of Art

When we raced as kids — without adult supervision — anything went. There were several ways to win without you necessarily being the fastest. The arm-bar was an effective way to protect a lead, as was the less-blatant lane drift. . . .

Posted 1 year ago

The Peoples of Mightily — Nolen

I grew up in Mississippi and Texas, and despite being a lifelong artist I also did most other things expected of a big kid in the south, meaning I played high school football. But as an adult I’ve been gradually moving farther north. I’m in . . .

Posted 1 year ago

The Peoples of Mightily — Pip

I come from a family of community activists, militants, and radicals. My dad was a council member for the Labour party and a lifelong pacifist and social campaigner. My mum and stepfather were prominent in the unions, as well as with the Socialist . . .

Posted 1 year ago

The Peoples of Mightily — Rich

Doing stand-up is great preparation for agency life. If you can get up on stage in front of an audience of drunks and try to make them laugh, then there’s nothing intimidating about talking in front of a client. Even . . .

Posted 1 year ago

The Peoples of Mightily — Christian

It doesn’t happen very often but once in a while I get a “second sight” moment when I instinctively know what’s happening to my twin. When we were maybe 10 or 11, we were at my Aunt’s lake house in . . .

Posted 1 year ago

The Peoples of Mightily — Brittany

My life is now Best in Show, minus the 90-year-old billionaire husband. I spend my weekends driving 10 hours for Klaus to be groomed or left with his handler to travel to dog shows and more time worrying about his hair . . .

Posted 1 year ago

The Peoples of Mightily — Michael

There still aren’t many hockey players in Louisville. My dad and his brothers grew up in Chicago and they all played hockey as soon as they were old enough to get into a pair of skates. Hockey is one of . . .

Posted 1 year ago