The Construction Leading Edge Podcast

EPISODE 212: Ward Schraeder is a venture capitalist who has done bankruptcy turnarounds on 30+ businesses.  He's a real estate developer and most recently, host of the HGTV show Bargain Mansions


Here's what you're going to get out of this construction podcast episode:

- Common factors among 30+ businesses in bankruptcy he was tasked with turning around.

- The one reason that led him to shut down more businesses than anything else.

- How he analyzes a business venture right off the bat.

- How he accidentally became a TV personality.

- Failure might be a myth.

- What he's learned from working with people in the TV business.

- Most common mistakes he sees contractors making.

How to connect with Ward Schraeder:

Website -

Instagram -

Vaya Space Rocket Company -

Brookfield Assisted Living in Arkansas -

Resources mentioned in this construction podcast episode:

GoSite: Take Control of Customer Reviews -

Approval: Get Paid Faster Based on Project Milestones -

Construction Financial Masterclass: Master the financial side of the business -

3 Questions to Help You Get Paid for Estimates:

Direct download: Construction_Leading_Edge_Podcast_212_Ward_Schraeder_REVISED_MIX.mp3
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