BiggerPockets Business Podcast

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What does it take to start, scale, and sell your own business? Every Tuesday, J and Carol Scott ask this question to entrepreneurs of all stripes and delve into stories that go beyond the launch. F...
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What does it take to start, scale, and sell your own business? Every Tuesday, J and Carol Scott ask this question to entrepreneurs of all stripes and delve into stories that go beyond the launch. From hiring and firing to marketing and raising capital, this podcast takes an honest look at the triumphs and stumbles of entrepreneurship. Whether you’re looking to sustain a startup or bring an idea to life, you’ll come away inspired. Tune in—and learn how to treat your business like a business.
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BiggerPockets Business Podcast 25: What You Can Learn from a Company that Manages 12,000 Contractors with Ken Davis of TaskEasy

In this episode, TaskEasy CEO Ken Davis gives us a peek inside a company that handles lawn care for 800,000 properties across the U.S. In it, you’ll hear how Ken started the company to solve his own biggest headache, why TaskEasy zeroed in on mowing lawns, the company’s biggest operations challen...

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BiggerPockets Business Podcast 24: Achieving ‘Time Freedom’ and Franchising a Personal Training Business with Paige Wilcox

This episode is about standard operating procedures that make life easier. Paige Wilcox of Wilcox Wellness & Fitness breaks down how she built a personal training business that runs on autopilot, which allowed her to franchise. Learn how she thinks about systems, automated marketing, expanded...

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BiggerPockets Business Podcast 22: The Free Strategy to Reach WAY More Customers with PR Expert Josh Elledge

Like a lot of entrepreneurs, Josh Elledge got started trying to solve his own problem. After launching personal finance tool SavingsAngel.com, he came to realize that the best way to generate brand awareness was to provide massive value to news organizations—who in turn gave him a free platform t...

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BiggerPockets Business Podcast 21 – Reframing the Rat Race: How to Use Your Day Job to Prepare for Entrepreneurship with James Anderson of Forged Axe Throwing

What went into building a 7-figure axe throwing business? In this episode, James Anderson shares the skills he gained as a marketer and tour guide that he then used to bootstrap the business he co-founded, including creating buzz, split-testing, designing systems, and crafting world-class experie...

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BiggerPockets Business Podcast 20: The Questions You MUST Ask Every Potential Hire with David Greene

Ask any entrepreneur about their biggest challenge, and you’re likely to get some version of “finding the right people.” So, when building a team, how do you REALLY judge the character, motivation, and “fit” of a potential hire? Podcast guest David Greene reveals the exact questions he uses to fi...

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BiggerPockets Business Podcast 17: Using Fear as Fuel with Alejandro Velez and Nikhil Arora, Co-Founders of Back to the Roots

Fear isn’t always a bad thing; it can be a powerful motivator. Fear serves as a signal that you’re pushing yourself beyond your comfort zone and blossoming as an entrepreneur. Overcoming doubt is one of several topics we discuss in this episode with Alejandro Velez and Nikhil Arora.

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BiggerPockets Business Podcast 16: Mastering Cash Flow and Finding Riches in “Headache” Jobs with 3Point Cleaning CEO Jesse McCue

Jesse McCue’s property management company had a problem: They couldn’t find a thorough, reliable cleaning crew. Jesse took matters into his own hands and created a now thriving, 100-employee enterprise. In this episode, he maps out a plan you can use to start a service business, too!

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BiggerPockets Business Podcast 15: How to Build a $100K/Month Real Estate Wholesaling Business with Max Maxwell

What are you doing that you’re not good at and/or don’t like doing? Fire yourself—seriously! This episode is about delegating and systemizing, and who better to learn from than a serial entrepreneur who’s been tearing it up in real estate in recent years? Max Maxwell shares his journey.

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BiggerPockets Business Podcast 14: Entering a Crowded Service Market and Crushing the Competition with Nick Huber

Want a blueprint for breaking into a competitive industry and taking down bigger, more established competitors? As a college student, Nick Huber founded a storage business aimed at helping his classmates. He and his partner passed up corporate job offers, have since expanded into 11 states, and n...

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