Gillian Zoe Segal is the author of Getting There: A Book of Mentors. She interviewed highly successful entrepreneurs, mentors, and inspirational people such as Warren Buffett and Anderson Cooper for her book, which took roughly five years to complete. Gillian talks about some of the key lessons entrepreneurs can learn from successful individuals, how to not take rejection personally, and why persistence is one of the keys to success.
02:20 - It took Gillian five years to complete her book, Getting There.
03:20 - Don't get upset if busy people ignore or even reject you.
04:25 - How can someone not take rejection personally?
05:25 - Don't walk into a room like you're already defeated.
06:00 - Why did Gillian write the book?
07:55 - Never accept a no from someone who can give you a yes.
09:50 - Follow up, follow up, and follow up!
15:50 - Never assume it has always been one straight line to success.
22:40 - Remember, nothing worth doing is easy.
25:05 - What kind of challenges did Frank Gehry face?
27:40 - If you never fail, you're not trying hard enough.
Resilience and determination are keys to success.
When you get rejected, don't always listen to the reason why.
If you never fail, you are not trying hard enough.
If you get rejected enough, you get a tough skin.
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