One on One with Erica McMannes of MadSkills
Erica McMannes is an Army spouse and the co-founder of MadSkills. MadSkills creates virtual work opportunities for military spouses by matching them with companies with distributed teams and outsourced work.
We did an interview over Skype about her business, how she got started, and how military spouses can get involved with MadSkills.
The following are clips from our interview. Click each image to watch.
The Idea Behind MadSkills (1:33)
Hiring Military Spouses (1:22)
Working through a PCS (1:30)
Working with MadSkills (1:52)
Watch the full video (12:57)
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