“Work smarter, not harder” with Ellen Matis (Episode 40)
Why I Quit
Today, we are joined by Ellen Matis on “Why I Quit.” Listen to Ellen discuss her story of deciding on New Year’s eve that she would quit her full-time job and how she handed in her notice two weeks later. Learn how she started a social media marketing agency called Hello Social Co. Get inspired hearing how she has hired full time employees, implemented a 4 day work week, and scaled the business over the past 5 years.
Check out the conversation as we dive into the following:
How she started her career as an obituary writer and how that was a transformative experience.
How launching a new division in her company gave her the skills to eventually launch her own business.
How having off on Friday’s during the summer led to implementing a 4 day work week full-time.
How being involved in a co-working space shaped the types of future services and clients for her business.
Why building company culture is so important to her.
Listen to Ellen share her story and get inspired with her amazing advice to people thinking about following a similar path. Check out the full conversation on YouTube or Spotify by clicking the links below.
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