Jan 13, 2020
Let’s Fix Work Episode 90:
Today I am joined by Jess Ekstrom, founder of Headbands of Hope and the author of the best-selling book, Chasing the Bright Side: Embrace Optimism, Activate Your Purpose, and Write Your Own Story. If you haven’t guessed already, I'm a naturally cynical podcast host. But I loved my conversation with Jess. Why? Well, Jess gets gritty and honest about her origin story.
Later in this episode, Jess talks a little bit about what it was like to establish a company that is a for-profit organization with a purpose driven mission. She also shares about the purpose and the process behind writing her new book. So, if you're interested in a conversation offering optimism, hope, and answers the question, “How can the act of service fix work?” this episode of Let’s Fix Work is for you!
Resources from this episode:
Jess on LinkedIn
Jess on Instagram
Headbands of Hope
Jess’s book: Chasing the Bright Side
Bernie Madoff’s Niece, Whose Family Lost Nearly Everything, Now Brings ‘Hope’ to Kids With Cancer
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