Alumni Spotlight: Melissa McCreery, Founder & Editor-in-Chief, The Daily Muse

What does your job entail? I’m the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of The Daily Muse, a females-focused platform providing daily content across career-oriented topics. My job is to set the voice and the vision for everything we publish on The Daily Muse and on our integrated job search platform, Company Muse. This can mean anything from working with an author to craft a compelling hook for a story to rewriting copy on company culture at Pinterest so they’re better able to attract the right type of candidates. As a founder, I also handle a lot of “catch-all” tasks: researching the most cost efficient healthcare plan for our team, for example, or helping one of my co-founders strategize about our most recent fundraiser. What is your favorite thing about what you do? Any time we get feedback from one of our readers saying, “You helped me find a job!” or “I read … Continued