Check out the latest episode of Express Employment Professionals’ On the Job podcast!
A lot can change in a year – especially the kind of year we’ve all had. This season, we’re shining a light on folks who have chosen unique career paths – by necessity or by choice. You’ll hear surprising stories of people excelling in non-traditional roles and meet folks who have put non-profit work front and center in their lives.
Season 5, Episode 6: Starting a Business is No Cakewalk
Like so many food industry workers, Meg lost her job during the pandemic. And instead of going back on the job hunt in this historically challenging environment, she decided to gamble on herself. She launched Das Butterhaus, named for her love of German pastries—and now she’s baking in a local kitchen and selling her delicious concoctions for pickup and delivery. Learning how to be an entrepreneur—bookkeeping, marketing, etc.—at the same time she’s standing up her new business has been all consuming, but she’s relishing her newfound contact with her customers.