Jay Samit (@JaySamit) is an entrepreneur and the author of the bestselling book Disrupt You! Master Personal Transformation, Seize Opportunity, and Thrive in the Era of Endless Innovation.
Influencer Economy Quick Hit quotes from Jay:
“You have a choice: pursue your dreams, or be hired by someone else to help them fulfill their dreams.”
“Insight and drive are all the skills you need. Everything else can be hired.”
“Would you rather work forty hours a week at a job you hate or eighty hours a week doing work you love?”
“Lifelong learning is no longer a luxury but a necessity for employment.”
“To be successful, innovation is not just about value creation, but value capture.”
The modern world is changing is at a fast rate, and we all have to adapt. Everyone’s job will be disrupted at some point in their life. Jay Samit believes that you need to find purpose with your job and life. Why give up one day, month, or year to a job that you don’t enjoy?
Jay has worked with a diverse group of companies and clients throughout his life. He brought innovation to the music industry early in his career. He has also helped launch global companies like LinkedIn & Ebay, and has even worked with The Pope.
We are all one click away on our mobile phones from reaching 6 billion people. We all need to learn how to leverage our purpose and expertise to live fulfilling business lives. How can you find your next million dollar idea? Jay Samit has an entire book of ideas for you to build that next big business idea in your industry. Listen to episode 81: Jay Samit Disrupt You on iTunes.
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To follow Jay Samit:
Jay website: http://jaysamit.com/about/
Jay on Twitter: https://twitter.com/jaysamit
Jay’s Book Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=31dhZuLfADg
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