Based in Berlin, Grace Dobush is the editor of the ReThink Quarterly. She has written for publications including Fortune, Wired, the Economist and Quartz and worked as an editor in the English-language newsroom of Handelsblatt, Germany’s business daily. She has also worked on the staffs of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Family Tree Magazine, The Artist’s Magazine and the design magazines HOW and Print. Inspired from her years as a part-time crafter, she wrote the Crafty Superstar business guides.
Her first paycheck: “It was in 1999 and probably well under $200 after taxes. I was making $5.15 an hour, minimum wage at the time, working as a cashier after school at the Sparkle Market in Wellington, Ohio. I’m pretty sure I spent most of it on records.”