52. How to Play Your Part to Make the Team Better with Tyler Schmitt
“The right situation is out there. Find it.” – Tyler Schmitt
On this episode of The Leadership Locker, VaynerMedia’s Tyler Schmitt talks about the importance of apprenticeship and the value of persistence. Listen as Tyler and Rich discuss looking for the value of your role outside of money, playing your part to make everyone better, and valuing the long-term over the short-term.
Tyler Schmitt earned a bachelor’s degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management from Penn State, where he was the President of the Phi Gamma Delta fraternity. After working in the food service industry for 5 years he landed a job at VaynerMedia as Community Manager, then diligently worked his way up to become Gary Vaynerchuck’s assistant. He now works as Gary’s Chief of Staff, strategically working behind the scenes, allowing Gary to focus on his multiple ventures and Fortune 100 clients.