Maia said her family is very proud of her for working. And she said she really enjoys being able to help her mother and sisters financially. “I can help with some bills. Plus, I do spend some money on myself,” she said.
For Maia, her favorite part of her work at Panera Bread is being able to “make someone’s day.”
She said she can have a positive impact on customers simply by “being friendly.”
Maia said it’s not difficult to stay positive at Panera Bread.
“This is really a great job,” she said.
“I work with people that I really like and I know they have a positive influence on me.” – Maia Williams