Stephanie White talks to us about how a bad experience in the corporate world led to the creation of her business, By The Way Creative.
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My name is Stephanie White and I am a Hampshire-based businesswoman and founder of copywriting agency, By The Way Creative.
After I graduated with my degree in English Literature, I went into my one and only corporate role, leading the marketing team in a small, but high-pressure company. I found it to be a strict, stifling, and sexist environment, and the atmosphere and long workdays soon took their toll. When I calculated that my hourly rate (due to all the unpaid overtime and long hours) was less than when I had worked as a waitress (a job I actually loved), I decided to resign from my corporate job, and returned to waitressing in order to pay the bills.
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