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If you’re like most of my builders, you’re a high-achiever, committed to delivering great workmanship, and being a successful construction business owner.  You strive to grow your building business, get better, and reach your potential. And you want to make your world a better place. Read more

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Builder Success Stories: Entering Business Awards

Builder Success Stories

I’m excited to share this news with you about a builder who discovered how to make his business works for him If you can’t view this short video, a copy of the script is below. Entering business awards can be a very enriching experience for a small business. Apart from the free promotion and the buyer […]

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Am I Ready To Grow My Building Business?

Grow my building business

I often get asked this question: “Am I ready to grow my building business?” It’s a great question that is about confidence. In this short video I will outline the four essentials present in a person who’s ready to grow their business. If you’d like to have a short conversation about your construction or building business, […]

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Builder Success Stories – Overnight Success

builder success stories

Sixteen months ago Roger started a building business and came to us for business coaching. He didn’t feel like a business owner. There were ups and downs but Roger is not a quitter and he remained 100% committed to his dream. Now, a year later he has over 6 builders on the team, a growing number of new builds […]

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Professional Advice: Who Do You Turn To?

Builder professional advice

Many business owners often wish for good business advice, but knowing where to go can be difficult. Here are some questions to consider If your business has grown rapidly, or become stagnant or evolved in another way, bringing in someone with more experience can be a wise investment. While you can always ask another builder to […]

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Builder Success Stories: When a dream becomes a reality

builder success stories

Builder Success Stories From Builders Like Yourself Just over a year ago Derek* was working long hours on the tools, paying himself less than in his previous job. But he had a dream. When we started working together to make that dream a reality we identified all the systems needed and started implementing them into […]

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How To Find Skilled Builders In A Skill Shortage

find skilled labour

Demand for housing is growing. But growth presents a very real challenge as noted in the Hays Quarterly Report (2016 Q1) that predicts that skilled foremen will continue to be in short supply throughout this year. Now, everyone in the industry knows that skilled foremen are critical to a building company’s ability to manage more […]

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Builders: How to survive when your business plans fail

Get perspective in business

The New Year (or new financial year)  is when we think about the future. We kick back, talk over BBQs, strategise and set huge goals for life and business. Great! Yet sometimes, our plans get shot up at the first engagement. So, how do we get my new year’s business plan back on track? What […]

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