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Meet Elena Hansen, the founder and creative director of Los Angeles–based social media marketing agency Swim Social.
MY DOMAINE did a pretty great Q+A piece with this freelancer-turned-entrepreneur who turned her social-media marketing business (a one-woman show) into a profitable company with 11 employees in just 12 months.
Read the full piece here: How One Freelancer Became a Profitable Founder in Just 12 Months.
Our fav piece of advice for new entrepreneurs:
No opportunity is too small. I approached every opportunity like it was a game changer for me and for the business. This will help you build a strong reputation. Everyone thinks of the big opportunities when they start a business, but it’s really about killing it on a small scale. You never know who you’re going to meet through different opportunities, so it’s always important to give your all.
–Elena Hansen, Swim Social Creative Director + Founder
She just might have nailed the secret to success… and she’s only just beginning