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Part 2 – How a Guy in Canada Built 3 Multi-Million Dollar Businesses by Age 30 – with Andrew Wilkinson [077]

Part 2 - How a Guy in Canada Built 3 Multi-Million Dollar Businesses by Age 30 - Andrew Wilkinson

Andrew Wilkinson is the founder of MetaLab and Flow. Metalab is a design agency that Andrew founded when he was just 20 years old and has grown it into a business with over 60 employees. MetaLab is the design team behind Slack which is now valued at $2.8 billion. And Flow is a task management SaaS application for teams which is used by companies like Etsy, Tesla, Adobe, and TED.

In this episode we talk about:

  • How Andrew built 3 multi-million dollar businesses by the age of 30
  • How he works 5-6 hours a day and gets 8 hours sleep every night
  • How Andrew went from thinking he could be successful at anything, having some failures and then learning to focus on what he was best at
  • And we'll talk about how Andrew embarrassed himself in front of Steve Jobs

Success Quote

  • “Screw It, Let's Do It” — Richard Branson

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Omer Khan

Hi, I'm Omer, the founder of SaaS Club and host of The SaaS Podcast. I help early stage founders and entrepreneurs to build, launch and grow successful SaaS businesses. Join me on this journey.