The Construction Leading Edge Podcast
About This Show
The Construction Leading Edge is a one stop shop for contracting professionals who want to be more effective entrepreneurs and leaders. Business owners, managers, project executives, project managers, and field leaders will all benefit from the interviews, resources, tools, and tips offered.
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#062: The Entrepreneurial Myth - Do you have to own a business to be entrepreneurial?
There's a myth that says if you're entrepreneurial, you have to own a business...or you're a quitter. You can be entrepreneurial and be an employee. This episode of The Construction Leading Edge podcast from www.constructionleadingedge.com will show you some characteristics of an entrepreneurial employee, how you can set up a business inside an existing business, and what to do next: Topics covered in this construction podcast include: - Operating with a high sense of agency - Why you need a bias toward action - Objective focus vs. obstacle focus - Taking ownership...as an employee - Solving problems vs. collecting them - How to & why you should support the boss - Embracing the process - How to structure a "business inside a business" - Setting up a compensation package that's win-win - An ownership stake in the business may not be a good thing - What you need to do next If you lead a construction business, as the owner, CEO, COO, vice president, general manager or any other role that involves leading and growing a construction business...I want to help you. Imagine this. What if you could.... - Focus on being strategic and growing your business. - Spend your time developing your team. - Feel like you own a business, not just own a job. - Make the jump and get to the next step with your business. - Spend less time putting out fires and dealing with minutae. - Have systems in place to reduce the chaos. What if you stay stuck where you're at? - What will happen when the economy changes? - How long have you been frustrated? Is it going to get better by itself? - What's going to happen if you keep going the same thing? As I said, I want to help you, and the best way I can do that is with the Advanced Construction Leadership Community. Head over to www.constructionleadingedge.com/community to find out how it will help you.
Rated 5 out of
This is exactly what I've been looking for in a podcast. Very practical. I like stuff that I can put to work right away.
Date published: 2014-11-19
Rated 5 out of
Straight forward answers to relevant issues facing today's small business contractor.
Date published: 2015-06-29