Season 2, Episode 13-Build an Empire - Elena Cardone’s Journey from Hollywood to Empire

At just seventeen-years-old, Elena Cardone decided that she would build an empire!  Elena started her career in Hollywood, quickly becoming a successful model and actress, achieving TV and film fame. She is the author of the best-selling book “Build an Empire: How to Have it All” in which she shares her story and inspires others to pursue their dreams. Elena also shares how she launched into the real estate market and became a part of the fastest growing real estate brokerage in the world. Tune in today to learn more about Elena’s journey from Hollywood to Empire!

In This Episode:
  • [4:53] Elena shares her views on education. 
  • [12:00] Elena’s experience growing up in a dysfunctional family. 
  • [17:40] A life-changing trauma affecting her teenage years. 
  • [28:47] How a dream changed her entire way of thinking about herself and her future. 
  • [33:45] Overcoming depression and not bringing baggage to the job. 
  • [36:25] Life is a game and obstacles make you better. 

  • Don’t let tragedy keep you from your best self. Let it motivate you to reach your goals.

  • Many times, your next step or decision may seem like an escape, but it could be a stepping stone to bigger dreams.

  • Analyze your life, practice self-reflecting, look forward, grow, and assess strengths and weaknesses. This will help you produce.  When you are producing, you are winning.