Emily Miethner

“I definitely think being in the mindset of long-term, first and foremost,is really important just for setting expectations, because you can’t expect overnight success and even people who look like overnight success, have been working for years behind the scenes.”

Welcome back to Nothing Shines Like Dirt episode 25. Today we are talking to the CEO of Findspark and social media guru Emily Miethner. We have a little conversation about networking on social media, networking in person, and hashtags.


Emily is passionate about empowering people to achieve their goals, which she does as the Founder and CEO of FindSpark, MCG Social, and as an adjunct professor. FindSpark has produced dozens of career, diversity, and recruitment programs for their 25,000+ members and employers like L'Oreal, HBO, NBCUniversal, New York Times, The Odyssey, Bustle, and BuzzFeed. MCG Social, FindSpark's sister agency, provides social media and community expertise with a focus on millennials. Miethner has been featured on Good Morning America and in The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, and Glamour, among others.