Producer, special projects
Eliza Mills produced broadcast, podcast, video and digital projects at Marketplace.
In your next life, what would your career be?
I'd want to be a traveling pop-up restaurateur … but not the chef. Or maybe a film location scout.
Fill in the blank: Money can’t buy you happiness, but it can buy you ______.
What is something that everyone should own, no matter how much it costs?
A very soft sweater.
What’s something that you thought you knew but later found out you were wrong about?
There's no “n” in restaurateur!
What’s the favorite item in your workspace and why?
My teapot. It adds a real sense of home to my desk.
Latest Stories (197)
How to be an emergency room doctor
Jan 1, 2019
Amid the chaos, you need to form an instant connection with patients.
How to be a dog photographer
Dec 27, 2018
We go behind the lens with a photographer of four-legged subjects.
How to be an animator
Nov 22, 2018
Shannon O'Connor talks about her career working in animation, from "Space Jam" to "The Simpsons" and beyond.
How to be a blimp pilot
Nov 21, 2018
The people behind the controls of the Goodyear airship fly low, go slow and enjoy "the ultimate all-terrain vehicle."
How to be a chef
Nov 20, 2018
Dominique Crenn of the Michelin-starred Atelier Crenn in San Francisco discusses her career.
How to be a jewelry designer
Nov 19, 2018
Polly Wales talks about how she made a career out of her art.
5 things you need to know about Lehman Brothers
Sep 10, 2018
Lehman's collapse is, to this day, the largest bankruptcy filing in U.S. history.
Quiz: Think you have a designer's eye?
by Reema Khrais and Eliza MillsJul 6, 2018
Can you tell the difference between high-end and budget-friendly furniture?
How to be a Lego designer
by Eliza Mills and Tony WagnerJun 29, 2018
The company's vice president of design left fashion for his "ultimate childhood dream" of working with the plastic bricks.
Finding community at a rehabilitation hospital
Jun 22, 2018
Inside a stroke support group at Rancho Los Amigos Rehabilitation Center in Downey, California.