Matt McCue is the former editor of 99U. He lives in New York City, but he is willing to travel long distances for a good meal. Find him on Twitter at @mattmccuewriter.
Road test the potential of your next great idea in just five days.
By Matt McCue
The high pressure stakes of taking $1.4 million to redesign one of the world's important books.
A creative director behind Star Wars discusses how he jumps from blank page to galaxy-sized idea.
To vet his hit film ideas, Adam McKay distills his concepts into children's tales to ensure they have the proper storytelling anchors.
“If you don't take full advantage of the schedule flexibility that self-employment allows, you're doing it wrong.”
The pros and cons of hyper-specialization.
"The trick is to not wait for the moments of inspiration, but to be working and let those moments happen while you’re working."
Our survivor’s guide on how to navigate your first project with a large brand. How big? Apple big.