$20M in Annual Revenue – Anik Singal, Lurn

Anik Singal on Beyond 8 Figures Podcast

Anik Singal is CEO/Owner of Lurn with $20 Million in Annual Revenue

As owner and CEO of Lurn, Anik Singal has owned several outstanding companies; listen in and find out what he has learned are the secrets to start and scale your company successfully.

 

 

 

 

 

In this episode, Steve, Mary, Richard, and Anik discuss:

  • What initially attracted Anik to and what kept him attracted to digital marketing.
  • Lessons learned in building business and the perils that came with overcomplicating things.
  • His philosophy on building the company to serve, not building the company to sell.
  • The importance of who you are, not who or what you know.

Key Takeaways:

  • An entrepreneur finds a problem, solves the problem, and creates value.
  • Create value – do something that has an impact, not just something that makes money.
  • Keep it simple and don’t get greedy.
  • To start – get a sale – sell something – even if it’s yourself (consulting, advice, time, etc.). Get cash flow coming in.
  • Communication and relationships are the keys to scaling your company.
  • Learn and perfect your ability to drive traffic to your website.
  • Build in more products/services/offerings to increase your LTV (lifetime value).

“I realized that I was so busy chasing things that I didn’t understand that I started to ignore the stuff that had been making money.” Anik Singal

About Anik Singal: BusinessWeek recognized him in the Top 3 of the Best U.S. Entrepreneurs Under 25. He’s an Inc500 CEO, listed twice among the Fastest Growing Companies in America.

Anik Singal is the founder and CEO of Lurn.com and is widely considered, by the industry, as one of today’s most successful digital publishing marketers. Anik teaches people how to create their own online passion-based businesses. He guides them through his process to maximize profit and grow revenue and has trained over 250,000 students around the world.

Connect with Anik Singal:

Twitter:  https://www.twitter.com/aniksingal

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/AnikSingalcom

Website:  https://lurn.com/ and http://aniksingal.com/ 

Instagram:  https://www.instagram.com/singalanik

Youtube:  https://www.youtube.com/aniksingalcom

LinkedIn:  https://www.linkedin.com/in/aniksingal

Book:  eSCAPE: The 4 Stages of Becoming a Successful Entrepreneur

Book Recommendation: Art of the Start by Guy Kawasaki

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Podcast Reviews

  • Follow your passion
    by Allison's itunes from United States

    Loved it.I loved that it showed that listening to your gut and following your passion works. NOw of his ideas sounded like they would be what I would do but that doesn't matter. they were what he thought was cool and he got it. that was what that mattered. He GOT IT. Everyone else had to catch up. when they did he was there. my mind is now working overtime. where is my husband. i have to talk to him now!