Kevin Lancaster is an award-winning tech entrepreneur who scaled and exited the fastest growing cybersecurity company in the IT Channel. He recently launched ChannelProgram.com to centralize the $2 Trillion IT Channel.
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1) Reinvention is key to success in your career.
2) Use opportunities to help eliminate chaos in rapidly evolving industries.
3) If you have an idea and passion for making a change, then believe in it and take action.
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Today’s Audio MASTERCLASS: How to Dominate Industries that are Rapidly Changing with Kevin Lancaster
[1:15] – Kevin shares something he believes about becoming successful that most people disagree with.
- Kevin believes that reinvention is key to success in your career.
[2:17] – What are the common challenges that surface when industries like Technology quickly scale and seem to be rapidly changing?
- Fast-growing industries become noisy, chaotic, and highly fragmented.
- As everyone rushes, it furthers the chaos.
- Whenever there is explosive growth in any industry, there is chaos.
[4:14] – When industries are rapidly changing, what opportunities begin to surface?
- When you see a change in any industry, you want normalcy.
- Use opportunities to help eliminate chaos in rapidly evolving industries.
- Focus on helping others accelerate while scaling.
[5:46] – Kevin gives examples of how he has tried taking friction out of different industries in his career.
- They started a government contracting consulting firm and built a front door for their multi-billion dollar industry.
- In 2015, they created a Dark Web ID platform to solve the friction in cybersecurity.
- Focus is finding the void in the marketplace and being the best solution to a real problem.
[9:53] – A timeout to thank our sponsors, HubSpot, Ferret, and ZipRecruiter!
[12:46] – What is this $2 Trillion Challenge you are FIRED up about?
- The $2 Trillion Challenge takes the ideology and lessons learned from the Dark Web ID platform.
- The focus of ChannelProgram.com is simplifying the process for other vendors and the IT industry to help them grow and scale.
- It eliminates the chaos for the buyer and the seller.
[16:44] – Kevin talks about “democratizing the channel,” “eliminating the friction,” “reducing the fragmentation,” and more about the ChannelProgram.com
- To democratize the channel, eliminate the friction, and reduce the fragmentation in the marketplace, you have to go big and be recognized.
- With ChannelProgram.com, emerging vendors can get in and grow in the marketplace.
- The ChannelPitch Concept gives everybody equal opportunity. The vendor will be given 7 minutes to pitch in front of numerous MSPs and get feedback.
- The ChannelExplorer is a hybrid platform wherein you can create a purpose-built industry.
[19:28] – Kevin’s gifts for Fire Nation.
- If you have an idea and passion for making a change, then believe in it and take action. It is never too late to reinvent yourself.
- ChannelProgram.com/fire – Check out the website, register for a FREE profile, and start influencing, connecting, and growing!
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