David’s guest on this episode of Crank It Up is a young author who had the tenacity and courage to push for interviews with some of the most influential and successful people in the world, and she got interviews with many, many of them. People profiled in her book include Warren Buffett, Michael Bloomberg, Kathy Ireland, and Anderson Cooper, among others. ON this episode, Gillian Zoe Segal talks about the journey of writing the book, the challenges of getting to see all of her subjects, and what she learned from doing it.
5 years interviewing 30 successful people.
Gillian Zoe Segal is a public speaker and the author of Getting There: A Book of Mentors for which she spent five years interviewing thirty of the most successful people alive (Warren Buffett, Michael Bloomberg, Anderson Cooper, etc.). She received a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Michigan and a law degree from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law. But her claim to fame is the fact that she was tenacious enough