Kurt Vonnegut worked at a car dealer after publishing his first novel, and Philip Glass worked as a plumber while crafting his music. So while you may be itching to ditch your 9 to 5, take a lesson from these legendary creatives and pursue your passions while still collecting a pay check.
All the latest trends in career development suggest young people--and, really, all of us--need to get on the ball early, or end up flipping burgers. The Bold Academy's Amber Rae doesn't buy it. Consider this the commencement address everyone needs to hear.