How Volunteering for Projects Helps Entertainment Career Develop - Mark Graham

In Chapter 3 of 19 in his 2011 Capture Your Flag interview with host Erik Michielsen, pop culture writer and editor Mark Graham shares how volunteering for work projects throughout his career has broadened his skills and created opportunities for advancement. Graham leaves a publishing job at New York Magazine for a job at Viacom and MTV Networks working at VH1. By volunteering on new projects he takes initiative to learn and also expose his talents to others in the company. Graham is currently a senior editor at MTV Networks. Previously he worked in editing and writing roles at New York Magazine and Gawker Media. He graduated from the University of Michigan with a B.A. in English.