Recently, Symphony Placements CEO, Wanda Smith was interviewed by Chuck MacDonald of Informed Entrepreneur. Informed Entrepreneur is a community devoted to business owners and provides a forum to learn, develop relationships, and share both the difficulties and joys of growing a business.
Many young people graduate college without a sense of direction for their career. Even though you’ve worked hard to earn your degree, you may find you’re still unsure about the future of your career. Don’t worry! This is very common with recent college grads. Using a staffing firm like Symphony Placements is a great way to test the waters and find your true calling, all while earning a livable wage. While working with a staffing firm, you can expect:
- Skill identification. Many people have hidden skills they don’t realize until someone addresses them. You could just think you’re good with budgeting when you may actually have a future as a financial advisor – you never know!
Symphony Placements led by CEO, Wanda Smith, has long been a proud supporter of The Casey Cares Foundation. Casey Cares knows how difficult life can be for families with critically ill children. The Foundation helps keep families’ spirits high by arranging programming and personal touches that make lasting memories for families throughout the Mid-Atlantic region and portions of the Midwest. To support their efforts, Symphony Placements supports the following events:
On April 18, Symphony Placements sponsored a “Wear Your Pajamas to Work Day!” Employees donated two pairs of pajamas to Casey Cares and were allowed to wear their own pajamas to work! Even Wanda’s dog, Barney Rubble, joined in the fun!
Wanda Smith, CEO of Symphony Placements, participates in Piranha Tank reality investment show in Washington DC.
Symphony Placements CEO, Wanda Smith, recently participated in the Washington DC Piranha Tank reality show as a Piranha investor. The show is designed to match entrepreneurs with potential investors, but there is a proverbial catch! Each idea or concept that is pitched to the investors must have a socially or environmentally sustainable connection. So, by creating sustainable businesses for a sustainable planet, with sustainable capital, the mission is to drive growth in local businesses and identify entrepreneurs who have ideas that support the ideal.