Secret Academy Episode - Ian McMenamin
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Ian McManamin is no stranger to the word “risk” and the game of entrepreneurship. From a very young age, he knew that school wasn’t for him and that exploring the world to find his niche would be his ultimate mission. At the age 26, Ian has made some impressive strides in life by owning two major corporations. One of which is one of the sole suppliers of fresh water coral reef, while the other focuses on turning plant pots from plastic to fabric. As unique and crazy as these niche business ideas may be, Ian has made millions in revenue from them and continues to travel to all continents of the planet finding new clients and enjoying the freedom of mixing business and pleasure.

Lesson's in Today's Interview:
  • How to build a niche business and make millions
  • How he came up with the weird idea of Coral Reefs.
  • His upbringing and past jobs.
  • The $50,000 mistake he accidentally made.
  • Living overseas and going where the work takes you.
  • How to manage an international 8-figure business.
  • Why he loves risky businesses.
  • Why he is passionate about entrepreneurship.
  • His best tips for today’s younger entrepreneurs.
  • Why he lives at the edge of crashing.
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