Stay At Home Profit Podcast

Leaving Corporate and the "American Dream" with Guest Veronica Sagastu

August 25, 2020 April Wilhelm
Stay At Home Profit Podcast
Leaving Corporate and the "American Dream" with Guest Veronica Sagastu
Show Notes

Presenting this episode’s show notes with guest Veronica Sagastu. 

2:00 April asks Veronica Sagastu what led her to leave her 9-5 corner office for her home office.(Veronica was a chief operating officer at a financial service company in the silicon valley)

5:00 Veronica describes her breakdown that led to her breakthrough. (Not always about the money or the healthcare. It’s about thinking bigger and in the longer term)

10:00 April inquires Veronica regarding what was going through her mind when she decided to leave her corporate career. (Perfectionism is procrastination)

14:00 April talks about how healthcare benefits factors into these kinds of decisions.

18:40 Veronica lists the pros of leaving her corporate job to start her own business. (You’re in charge)

23:30 What did Veronica take from her 9-5 and transfer that over into entrepreneurship? (Starts with taking inventory of your skills, your experience, contacts, and your knowledge)

28:50 Veronica shares Nurture Your Network, a resource that includes 6 email templates to use in your business for relationship building. 

https://www.veronicasagastume.com/top10

34:00 Veronica explains how she created goodwill with her audience by offering guidance to those new to working from home and how that goodwill paid off.

35:20 April asks Veronica what would be her biggest tips for those in the corporate field who are dying to leave that 9-5 (making the decision and handling the transition)

40:00 Veronica expresses the importance of mindset and how to combat setbacks (Use your resources: YouTube, podcasts, books).

Check-out the links below for Veronica’s website and social media

https://www.veronicasagastume.com/

https://www.instagram.com/veronicalsagastume/

https://www.facebook.com/SuccessfulConsultants/

https://www.pinterest.com/veronicalizsett/