Q&A with Hallie Johnston: Late-night brainstormer, fearless creator

Hallie Johnston is a morning person, but she gets her best creative ideas in the middle of the night. For the senior vice president at Refinery29—a lifestyle destination for the modern woman—paradoxes like these come standard. How do you make creativity a democratic exercise, while still maintaining checks and balances? How can young marketers try out new ideas without losing sight of the larger context? We sat down with Hallie to answer these questions and find out how she approaches some of her job’s trickiest challenges.

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Q&A with Seth Farbman: Spotify CMO, motivator, frequent flyer

Seth Farbman finds that creativity can happen quickly: in five-minute bursts, on a short deadline, even in the shower. But you have to get the team environment right first, and that can take months. We sat down with Spotify’s CMO to discuss the secrets of the creative process, how he motivates his team, and why the airplane cabin is his favorite space for growing ideas.

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The many ways people use Dropbox—in one illustration

We’ve come a long way since Dropbox began. What started as a service to store and access your files has become a place to share, create, and collaborate, both at home and at work. To honor you, the Dropbox community—and the many ways you’ve helped shape Dropbox’s evolution—we created an illustration to capture our customers in action. Below, we break down the various ways people use Dropbox today.

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