Episode 55: Launching Not Lunching

Erica McMannes of MadSkills tells us how she launched her company with her co-founder and how they are helping milspouses find meaningful remote work.

 

We welcome Erica McMannes to the Happy Hour to talk about what it was like to launch MadSkills and how her company is changing the conversation of what remote work looks like for military spouses.

Erica McMannes of MadSkills tells us how she launched her company with her co-founder and how they are helping milspouses find meaningful remote work.

This Week’s Guest: Erica McMannes, Co-founder of MadSkills

In 2016 Erica McMannes launched HireMadSkills, Inc. with fellow Army spouse Liza Rodewald. MadSkills creates remote work opportunities for military spouses by matching qualified job candidates with companies that have distributed teams and outsourced work. Erica tells us what it’s like to launch a business, how many military spouses they’ve helped place in jobs in their first year, and tips to get noticed on sites like MadSkills. 

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