The Construction Leading Edge Podcast

EPISODE 259: Is your business headed for a tipping point? Are you personally approaching a tipping point? Over the next few minutes you’re going to go through our 12 point assessment to help you find out.

What you’ll take away from this construction podcast episode:

  • What does it look like when you hit a tipping point in your business?
  • A 12 point assessment to determine if you or your business is approaching a tipping point.
  • How Starving Horse Syndrome shows up.
  • Symptoms that your team could be in a red line condition.
  • Some examples of stress-induced health issues I’ve discussed with construction business owners recently.
  • What the stress of your business could actually be doing to your family.

Resources mentioned in this construction podcast episode:

Get Out of Your Business: Make it Run Without You This Year: Free online training workshop - www.constructionleadingedge.com/getout

Apply to Work with Our Team to Systematize Your Construction Business: www.constructionleadingedge.com/apply

Raken - Get the data you need to build better projects with an app your field crews will actually use - https://www.rakenapp.com

Hover - Accurate measurements, collaborative design tools, and dependable estimates are all ways HOVER helps you serve your customers better and improve your operations to grow your business. https://hover.to/

 

 

Direct download: Construction_Leading_Edge_Tipping_Point_Mix.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00am EST

EPISODE 258: Why do 80% of construction businesses have zero terminal value? How are they designed to fail? What are some lessons from IBM and old iPhones? What can you do to avoid spending 30 years building something you can’t let go of?

What you’ll take away from this construction podcast episode:

  • Why 80% of construction businesses will never sell.
  • An example of a very profitable construction business that was designed to fail.
  • How a business can be like a hostage situation.
  • A few indicators that your business is a victim of planned obsolescense.
  • How your business will be valued when you try to sell it.
  • 3 reasons IBM was successful.
  • What “right to left thinking” looks like for big picture strategic planning.
  • 6 mistakes to avoid so you don’t spend the next few decades building something that’s unintentionally designed to fail.

Resources mentioned in this construction podcast episode:

Get Out of Your Business: Make it Run Without You This Year: Free online training workshop - www.constructionleadingedge.com/getout

Apply to Work with Our Team to Systematize Your Construction Business: www.constructionleadingedge.com/apply

Raken - Get the data you need to build better projects with an app your field crews will actually use - https://www.rakenapp.com

Hover - Accurate measurements, collaborative design tools, and dependable estimates are all ways HOVER helps you serve your customers better and improve your operations to grow your business. https://hover.to/

 

Direct download: Construction_Leading_Edge_Designed_to_Fail_MIX.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:11am EST

EPISODE 257: What you'll take away from this construction podcast episode:

  • Is it possible to run a construction business that doesn't consume your life?
  • Is it possible to own a business and work less than 40 hours a week? You may be surprised at how many hours Monish Khadye is working on his business now.
  • Why he hated his business in May 2021.
  • The mindset change you need to be prepared for if you want to change your business.
  • The before and after pictures of his business.
  • How he changed his mind about growing his business.
  • The most impactful systems that gave him the most bang for the buck.
  • Some of the unexpected side effects of systematizing his business.
  • Why he has joined our team as a coach to help others systematize their business too.

Resources mentioned in this construction podcast episode:

Get Out of Your Business: Make it Run Without You This Year: Free online training workshop - www.constructionleadingedge.com/getout

Apply to Work with Our Team to Systematize Your Construction Business: www.constructionleadingedge.com/apply

Raken - Get the data you need to build better projects with an app your field crews will actually use - https://www.rakenapp.com

Hover - Accurate measurements, collaborative design tools, and dependable estimates are all ways HOVER helps you serve your customers better and improve your operations to grow your business. https://hover.to/

 

Direct download: Construction_Leading_Edge_257_Monish_Khadye_MIX.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:04am EST