Jocelyn K. Glei

As Editor-in-Chief and Director of 99U, Jocelyn K. Glei leads the 99U in its mission to provide the “missing curriculum” on making ideas happen. She oversees the Webby Award-winning website, curates the popular 99U Conference, and is the editor of the 99U books, Manage Your Day-to-Day and Maximize Your Potential.

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Sean Blanda

Sean is the Managing Editor and Producer of 99U. Sean is a co-founder of Technically Philly and Philly Tech Week. Email him: or find him on Twitter: @SeanBlanda.

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Sasha Van Hoven

Sasha is the Assistant Editor and Community Manager of 99U. You can watch her tweet or find out more at her personal website.

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Scott Belsky

Scott Belsky is Adobe's Vice President of Community and Co-Founder & Head of Behance, the leading online platform for creatives to showcase and discover creative work. Scott has been called one of the "100 Most Creative People in Business" by Fast Company, and is the author of the bestselling book, Making ideas Happen. posts by Scott →

Matias Corea

Matias Corea is the Co-Founder and Chief Designer at Behance, where he oversees the brand identity and design of all products. His work has earned several Webby Awards, as well as distinction as a finalist at the SXSW Interactive Awards for three years running.

Eric Snowden

Eric is a Sr. Designer and the Head of Mobile at Behance and led the redesign. Prior to joining Behance he built an interactive design and development team at Atlantic Records and taught part time at Parsons School of Design. He would love for you to follow him on Twitter or visit his personal website.

Oscar Ramos Orozco

In addition to illustrating the tips and articles for 99U, Oscar leads project curation for the Behance Network and Served Sites. He is also a practicing industrial and graphic designer. Prior to joining the Behance team, Oscar studied Philosophy and Art History at university, engaged in some entrepreneurial adventures, and spent seven years sailing around the world.

Mark McGuinness

Mark McGuinness is a coach who helps creative professionals create more, suffer less and attract more opportunities. He is the author of the popular blog Lateral Action and the book Resilience: Facing Down Rejection and Criticism on the Road to Success. posts by Mark →

Carmel Hagen

Carmel Hagen heads up brand partnerships at OneRiot, a realtime social advertising network.  A TEDx speaker, SXSW Web Awards finalist and former Pillsbury Bake-Off dominator, Carmel is a sought after strategist and thinker.  She is an ongoing contributor to many art, design, and trendspotting publications. posts by Carmel →

Ariston Anderson

For over 10 years, Ariston has been covering all things culture: art, film, fashion, travel, and music. She is a leading identifier of current trends, a sought-out speaker, and a frequent contributor to numerous blogs focusing on art, entertainment, and luxury. She is an expert in digital strategy and marketing. posts by Ariston →

Scott McDowell

Scott McDowell is a strategy consultant and a coach to new managers & first-time leaders. He wrote New Manager Handbook to help leaders in transition panic lessHe also hosts a radio show called The Long Rally on WFMU.

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Elizabeth Grace Saunders

Elizabeth Grace Saunders is the founder of Real Life E Time Coaching & Training and author of The 3 Secrets to Effective Time Investment: How to Achieve More Success With Less Stress. Find out how you can accomplish more with peace and confidence at posts by Elizabeth →

John Caddell

John Caddell is the author of “The Mistake Bank” and contributed to the most recent 99u book. His latest project is 3-Minute Journal. John also organizes the New Tech Meetup of Central PA. You can reach him at or @jmcaddell on Twitter.


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Christian Jarrett

Dr. Christian Jarrett seeks out exciting new research and showcases its relevance for life. A psychologist turned writer, he’s editor of the British Psychological Society's Research Digest blogcontributor to WIRED, and author of The Rough Guide to Psychology. On Twitter @Psych_Writer.

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Heidi Grant Halvorson

Dr. Heidi Grant Halvorson, of Columbia’s Motivation Science Center, is an author and speaker.  In Succeed, she revealed surprising science-based strategies we can use to reach goals.  Her new book is Focus:  Using Different Ways of Seeing the World for Success and Influence. posts by Heidi →

David Burkus

David Burkus is assistant professor of management at the College of Business at Oral Roberts University, where he teaches courses on creativity, entrepreneurship, and organizational behavior. He is the author of The Myths of Creativity: The Truth About How Innovative Companies and People Generate Great Ideas. posts by David →

Jenn Godbout

Jenn is the Associate Director of Partnerships for Behance, working with clients like Pantone, AOL, RISD and Wacom. Prior to joining Behance, Jenn was the Sr. Marketing Manager for The Drake Hotel in Toronto. Say hello on Twitter

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Art Markman

Art Markman, PhD is a professor of Psychology at the University of Texas and Director of the Program in the Human Dimensions of Organizations. His research explores the cognitive science of creativity, motivation, and decision making. Art is the author of Smart Thinking and Habits of Leadership. posts by Art →

Jake Cook

Jake Cook is an entrepreneur, professor, and writer. A co-founder at Tadpull, he also teaches Online and Social Media Marketing at Montana State University. He’s fascinated by the intersection of design, technology and creativity. Follow him at @jacobmcook. posts by Jake →