2. Vin Clancy – From Welfare to Retired

Vin Clancy is an award-winning public speaker specializing in growth hacking, internet marketing, and personal brand. 

In today’s episode, Vin talks about starting his company from absolutely nothing. Just 5 years ago, Vin was living off the UK government collecting 71 pounds a week. He launched his first two media startup, and growth hacked their readership to over 20 million visitors

Vin talks about why all entrepreneurs should get themselves to burn-out, especially when starting out first. 

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  • Get Vin’s new book on growth hacking Ace The Game here. 

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