Clay Collins of Leadpages is a marketer, ever-evolving and learning CEO, and serial entrepreneur.
At the age of 15, he raised $120,000 to start a software company. The company did ok, but eventually, it fizzled and then failed. So, he went to college, dropped out, and eventually graduated.
Then in 2013, he co-founded Leadpages. Today, Leadpages has well over 100 employees, and 10s of 1000s of customers. They’ve also raised $38 million in venture capital.
In the conversation, you will hear how Clay Collins runs Leadpages while only knowing what he’s doing about 25% of the time. And we talk about laddering up, and how to use it to start and grow your business.
Now, let’s hack…
Resources and links mentioned:
- The Strategic Coach, Dan Sullivan
- What a CEO Does, by Fred Wilson
- Leadpages on YouTube (Clay Collins under the stairs)
- Clay Collins on Twitter
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