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Many Journalists, Fans Wish Zach Braff Wasn’t on Kickstarter

Across Twitter today, a sizable gallery of journalists and fans are rolling their eyes at the idea of TV sitcom millionaire¬†Zach Braff joining the Kickstarter ranks to fund indie sequel Wish I Was Here. Below is a small sampling of that sentiment, from EW‘s Anthony Breznican, TheWrap’s Tim Molloy and Chicago moviegoer Clayton Smith:

Braff – via Kickstarter and subsequent phone interview with The Hollywood Reporter¬†- explains that he turned to Kickstarter to maintain creative control. But clearly, with an increasing number of moneyed individuals and name-brand projects embracing the grassroots crowdfunding model, it may be time for a tiered system or some other distinct approach. As Breznican has been intelligently discussing this morning with colleagues like¬†David Poland. Let’s hope Kickstarter is listening.

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Lauren Berger Writes New Book for Young People Entering "Real World"

Lauren Berger Welcome to the Real WorldCareer Expert, Lauren Berger, releases her second book, Welcome to the Real World: Finding Your Place, Perfecting Your Work, and Turning Your Job Into Your Dream Career (Harper Business), on April 22nd. In this book, Berger shares everything she wishes someone told her after graduation. Her book is the essential guide to anyone starting their first, second, or third job. She encourages readers to be fearless, step outside of their comfort zones, and go after what they want.