Jason Hartman talks with Nely Galan, former president of Telemundo and author of Self-Made: Becoming Empowered, Self-Reliant and Rich In Every Way, about her journey up the corporate ladder and why she got in to investing in commercial properties. Nely took the dramatic step of leaving a solid, promising job in network TV to become employee #1 at a small startup called Telemundo. Nely explains how you can use your early jobs to prepare yourself for your own success and why sacrifice is necessary.
[2:06] Make mistakes on other people’s dime so you can succeed when you go out on your own
[7:08] Being employee #1 can be worth it
[8:47] Every job you do teaches you something that eventually leads to mastery
[11:52] Why Nely wrote Self Made
[15:54] You have to be willing to sacrifice something to get something better