Soon after a calendar year so tumultuous she wrote a memoir about it, Fox New
anchor Megyn Kelly introduced Tuesday that she’s
leaving the network for NBC News.
In 2016, Kelly
clashed publicly with President-elect Donald Trump and his
her story of allegedly becoming sexually harassed by former
Chairman and CEO Roger Ailes (whom the network ousted in July),
and moderated presidential debates, all even though internet hosting her display
Kelly File” 5 nights a week.
She signed on with NBC for an unspecified multiyear deal, the
amount of money of which has not been produced public nevertheless. Kelly was reportedly
$10 million to $12 million a calendar year at Fox, so she possible
snagged a identical figure at NBC.
In her guide “Settle
for Far more,” Kelly provides her suggestions for negotiating contracts,
describing how she handled her initially at Fox News in 2004.
She wrote that she hired an agent to negotiate for her, and instructed
him how significantly dollars she preferred to get, but he “dismissively” instructed
Kelly that her number was too superior and she must just take what Fox
was presenting her. She held her ground, explaining to him that she
had 9 yrs of encounter as a law firm and a stellar do the job
“Certain plenty of, Fox compensated the number I requested,” Kelly wrote.
“It’s not a bad lesson for youthful individuals starting off out: trust your
instincts. Often even people who are intended to be searching
out for you can underestimate your worth. Usually you are your very own
She wrote that she fired that agent suitable after she began at
Fox, and has negotiated each deal she’s been provided there
due to the fact.