#76: How to Be Brave, Bold & Brilliant with Jeannette Linfoot

Scott 11/18/2020 4

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“Work on your business, not in your business.” 

– Jeannette Linfoot

Jeannette Linfoot (@jeannette.linfoot) is an experienced senior executive, property investor and board advisor with over 25 years’ global professional experience across travel, leisure, hospitality and property sectors.

Prior to her senior engagements with organisations such as TUI, Thomas Cook, First Choice and Saga, where she was CEO of the Travel Division, Jeannette graduated from University with a 1st class BA Hons degree in Economics & Management Studies, before starting her career in UK Government, as an Economist.

Jeannette now has a portfolio of businesses, covering property investing, board advisory and business mentoring. It’s her breath of experience in running large and small businesses, mergers & acquisitions, international expansion, strategic development and investing that make for a highly unique combination!

In our wide-ranging conversation, we discuss setting up a business that’s not reliant on the owners; building a property rental team; working with mentors; separating hobbyist and business activities; and so much more!

You can find Jeannette at the following:

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Key Points:

Getting into property investment (4:07)

Setting up a business that’s not reliant on the owners (7:28)

Finding property deals and the importance of relationships (9:34)

Do whatever you say you are going to do (11:52)

Separating hobbyist and business activities (14:00)

Working with mentors  (16:44)

Big Plans (28:40)

Your team is everything (33:40)

A mentor for 15 plus years (42:18) 

“If you know where you’re heading, it’s much easier to get there”  (49:12)

Believe in yourself (59:10)

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