Before co-founding OZY Media in 2013 and launching New York's answer to SXSW, OZY Fest, Carlos Watson had multiple careers. He worked in politics, built and sold a million dollar company, served as the Global Head of Education Investment Banking for Goldman Sachs, and was an Emmy-award-winning news anchor.
While Watson himself holds two degrees (an A.B. in Government from Harvard University and a J.D. from Stanford Law School) he says that school is not always the ultimate secret to success.
"Some things can be taught in business school and some of it comes down to you," he says.
Watson argues that there are three traits that entrepreneurs need in order to succeed in any industry: