Our weekly 30 minute podcast helps you, a small business owner with 5 to 30 team members, take your company to the next level. The Grow A Small Business community, weekly cast, blog and leadership email supports leaders get through the pain of growth.
With insights, lessons learned, books and tools as well as habits these experienced small business owners suggest you develop, our interviews unearth tremendous value for anyone wanting to grow their business with less stress.
With a background in finance, co-founded a technology company based on the financial storytelling techniques currently used by 40,000 people in 96 countries around the world. Started with only 3 FTE to more than 40 FTE. (Alan Miltz)
In this episode, Troy had a chat with Alan Miltz, the Co-founder and Director of Cash Flow Story in Melbourne, Australia, to talk about how successful financial storytelling techniques helped business owners, managers, and financial advisors improve their profit, cash flow, and value.
A former physiotherapist and elite-level athlete, founded an environmental nonprofit organization in 1999, aged 32. From a $1,800 to $5 million budget garnered from donations, 20 FTEs & currently working with 750 large companies. (Nicole Rycroft)
In this episode, Troy had a chat with Nicole Rycroft, the Founder and the Executive Director of CanopyPlanet in Vancouver, Canada, to discuss how the organization protects the world's forests, species, and climate and help advance frontline community rights.
In 2008, left his job as an implementation consultant and started a small business, aged 27, a marketing technology consulting firm that focuses on the automation platform. With 30-40% annual growth & 25 FTE for over 13 years. (Mike Geller)
In this episode, Troy had a chat with Mike Geller, the co-founder and President of Tegrita based in Canada, to talk about how marketing automation and technology enables digital marketing strategy and supports growth-minded organizations.
Aged 32 in 2016, incorporated a digital marketing agency, started with 3 clients and years later had increased by 400%, now a multi-award winning marketing agency with 7 FTEs equivalent & from revenue growth 350% in 5 years. (Erica Hakonson)
In this episode, Troy had a chat with Erica Hakonson, the Principal and Founder of Maven Collective Marketing based in Vancouver, Canada, to talk about how they work with B2B software and services companies and how their clients’ brands connect to people.
Worked as an Intellectual Property lawyer in a large firm for 9 yrs, established his own law firm specializing in helping start-ups and small businesses to protect their inventions & brands with patents, trademarks & copyrights. (Devin Miller)
In this episode, Troy had a chat with Devin Miller, the Founder and CEO of Miller IP Law based in Utah, America, to talk about the importance of patents, trademarks, and copyrights for startups & small businesses so they can build value into their businesses and protect their assets.
An actress, with her corporate experience, founded a network marketing business in 2015 with about 30% growth in its 2nd year & 4 FTE. Pivoted to coaching in 2018, helping entrepreneurs build a brand & business using social media. (Nicole Laino)
In this episode, Troy had a chat with Nicole Laino, the Startup Founder and Business Coach in Austin, Texas, USA, to talk about network marketing business and how she pivoted into coaching in 2018, helping entrepreneurs build a life and business they love.