Episode 11: Trader Joe’s behind the scenes. Are people as happy as they seem? A talk with Trader Joe’s Sign Artist Meggie Hawthorne.

Meggie Hawthorne was a crew member at Trader Joes for for seven years and a Sign Artist for three of those. In our talk we learn about the daily grind of making sure all the shelf signs in the store are correct and how you have to plan months ahead of time for “pumpkin season.” In the 2nd half of the show we really get down to the honest truth about what happens in the store behind the scenes and try to answer the question of why everyone at Trader Joe’s seems so happy. It might not be for the reasons you think…

Follow @meggiehawthorne on Instagram and if you’re in Ventura County, CA and looking for a house, check her out in her new real estate career via her website, realestatemadeclear.com.

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