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.
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