[Episode 88] Getting clear on a career. Lisa Mellis reveals the twists and turns in her journey to becoming TechPixies’ head of brand ⋆ TechPixies

[Episode 88] Getting clear on a career. Lisa Mellis reveals the twists and turns in her journey to becoming TechPixies’ head of brand

You know your career path has gone awry when someone asks you to ‘Hoover more enthusiastically’!!! 😲 While Lisa might not be destined to be the next Mrs Hinch any time soon, there’s no mistaking her talents when it comes to directing our branding here at TechPixies.

There isn’t anything that Lisa can’t whip into an animated GIF, and we reckon it won’t be long before she’s giving Monty Don a run for his money when her newly launched gardening channel takes over the world. 🌻 Because, as you’re about to discover, Lisa isn’t just multi-talented; she’s got funny bones – her stories are hilarious.

So, sit back and tune in to this week’s episode of the Sparkle and Thrive Podcast as we take you on a magical mystery tour through Lisa’s working life and discover how TechPixies came along to give her the career clarity she was so desperately searching for.

Here’s why you need to tune in

You’ll learn about some of the more ‘interesting’ career choices Lisa has made (self-destruct messages and all!) and how TechPixies came into her life. And you’ll also hear the moment Lisa knew she had to sign up for our award-winning training programme (there was a definite sign!!!) and how following what she was born to do has helped her get out of debt.

Here’s what to listen out for:

[02:09] Lisa chats about her experiences as a teacher.

[03:52] Was an MA in graphic design the answer Lisa was looking for?

[08:28] Lisa heads into job application ‘desperation mode’ with some hilarious results.

[10:46] If you’ve been through rounds of job applications, you’ll resonate with Lisa’s experience.

[13:13] Hear how Lisa discovered TechPixies.

[25:34] Lisa and Joy discuss the challenges of dyslexia and dyscalculia.

[31:05] Discover the many and varied talents Lisa brings to TechPixies’ branding.

[34:48] The power of 222.

[37:57] Learn how Lisa dealt with debt.

[44:48] Lisa leaves you with some incredible tips on gaining clarity.

You know what to do! Hit play now.

Links and resources mentioned in this episode:

Amy Porterfield – Digital Course Academy

Claire Beveridge – Sparkle and Thrive Podcast Episode 20

Lisa’s YouTube gardening channel – You Grow Girl!

Zen Habits – The Power of Getting Clarity

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