The Remote Work Tribe Podcast: Erin Pennings


In this episode of the Remote Work Tribe podcast, we chat with Erin Pennings, copywriter & marketing execution strategist at CopySnacks. She generously shares her path as an entrepreneur, growing the team, onboarding, and the importance of accountability.

Episode timestamps:

  • How does Erin communicate and manage her team? (1:00)
  • How does Erin set up ClickUp to manage her workflow? (4:20) 
  • How to onboard new writers? (6:40)
  • How to assess a test writing project? (9:15)
  • Lessons she has learned from working with writers. (11:00)
  • How to onboard a VA? (13:40)
  • Mindset shift from being a solopreneur to hiring a VA. (16:10)
  • What is her approach to leading a team? (17:57)
  • Hiring experts vs. hiring junior talent? (20:32)
  • Resources, people, and courses that accelerated Erin’s growth. (23:05)
  • Fundamental mistakes for the development of the business? (25:20)
  • Lightning round questions. (28:00)

We hope you enjoy it!

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By Sebastian Cuervo