For those of you who have been following me for a while, you know that I post 2 times a day on Instagram. What you might not know is that I also pin 5-10 times a day on Pinterest! Now, you're probably wondering, "How does Yandy do all of that?!?" Well, I don't. I definitely have some help! While my social media intern does so much, I also rely on Tailwind to schedule all of my posts and pins. I know some of you are also thinking about scheduling your social media. So, I thought I'd write up a little review of my experiences with Tailwind. That way, you can decide if it's the right tool for you!
Back in September, I started my second year of university. Balancing Thoughtfully Handmade and school became harder and harder to do- especially social media! That’s one reason why I hired my first social media intern. Back then, I made a blog post sharing how I did it. It’s been 3 months, and a lot has changed. Since I know many of you solopreneurs are interested in outsourcing your social media marketing, I wanted to give an update. In today’s blog, I’m sharing how I split the work between my intern and me, and my experiences working with an intern. Hopefully, this gives you more information for you to act on. So, should you hire an intern?
As a small business owner, I do almost everything by myself. From making my handmade cards to doing the SEO from my website, I do it all. If I don't know how to do it, I have to learn. That's what happened with social media marketing. Now, I recently got busier than ever. With university, Thoughtfully Handmade and my extracurriculars, I got extremely overwhelmed. That's why I decided to hire a social media intern. Longwinded introduction aside, let's get into how I actually hired her!