412 episodes

The Site Shed is a tradie podcast designed to assist and educate trade based business owners around the globe with business related topics and current affairs.
The podcast is targeted to tradespeople and contractors like plumbers, builders, electricians, tilers, roofers, locksmiths, landscape gardeners & horticulturalists, printers, chefs, hairdressers, however it is a small business podcast so it also suits anyone that is in business.
Facilitated by former plumber Matt Jones, this podcast addresses topics related to the trades, such as; apprenticeships, technology, business tools, web, digital, cloud, content creation, SEO, marketing, as well as regular guest appearances from co-host specialists, successful case studies, good and bad experiences and lot's of do's and don't that have been learned through the school of hard knocks.
Matt's unique approach to communicating relevant topics is both refreshing and enjoyable. His experience as a plumber of 12 years, combined with his knowledge of the digital and business space as the owner of Tradie Web Guys, a company that helps tradespeople and contractors grow their online presence, you're sure to transform your earbuds, into a university.

The Site Shed Matt Jones - Trade based business enthusiast

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    • 5.0 • 3 Ratings

The Site Shed is a tradie podcast designed to assist and educate trade based business owners around the globe with business related topics and current affairs.
The podcast is targeted to tradespeople and contractors like plumbers, builders, electricians, tilers, roofers, locksmiths, landscape gardeners & horticulturalists, printers, chefs, hairdressers, however it is a small business podcast so it also suits anyone that is in business.
Facilitated by former plumber Matt Jones, this podcast addresses topics related to the trades, such as; apprenticeships, technology, business tools, web, digital, cloud, content creation, SEO, marketing, as well as regular guest appearances from co-host specialists, successful case studies, good and bad experiences and lot's of do's and don't that have been learned through the school of hard knocks.
Matt's unique approach to communicating relevant topics is both refreshing and enjoyable. His experience as a plumber of 12 years, combined with his knowledge of the digital and business space as the owner of Tradie Web Guys, a company that helps tradespeople and contractors grow their online presence, you're sure to transform your earbuds, into a university.

    How to Overcome Labor Shortages with Skilled Employee Investment | ft. Aaron Salow | Ep.412

    How to Overcome Labor Shortages with Skilled Employee Investment | ft. Aaron Salow | Ep.412

    In this episode of The Site Shed podcast, we dive into the challenges of overcoming skilled labor shortages with effective employee investment strategies. Discover how training and development can transform your trade business and how technology plays a crucial role in this evolution. Don't miss our insights on solving labour shortages and boosting your team's skills.#SkilledLaborShortage #EmployeeInvestment #TrainingAndDevelopmentWatch the video version of this podcast at https://youtu.be/8Y...

    • 48 min
    How to unlock over $450b in airspace real estate in Australia | ft. Warren Livesey | Ep.411

    How to unlock over $450b in airspace real estate in Australia | ft. Warren Livesey | Ep.411

    Unlock the potential of airspace development and discover how this innovative approach can add over $450 billion in real estate value in Australia. Learn about the benefits of rooftop homes, modular construction, and urban infill housing. Join us as we delve into the future of real estate with expert insights and practical examples. Don't miss out on understanding how airspace development is transforming urban landscapes and offering new opportunities in the Australian property market.Watch t...

    • 43 min
    5 Common Marketing Mistakes Affecting Trades People and Home Service Businesses | ft. Vanessa McQuade | Ep.410

    5 Common Marketing Mistakes Affecting Trades People and Home Service Businesses | ft. Vanessa McQuade | Ep.410

    Improve your marketing strategies and achieve success with our exclusive tips, custom-made for trade businesses. Don't fall into the trap of making common marketing mistakes. This episode dives into effective lead generation strategies and crucial marketing tips to enhance your business's visibility and success. Discover how to steer clear of pitfalls and adopt proven marketing techniques that drive results. Don't forget to subscribe for more business marketing tips and strategies!#TradeBusin...

    • 48 min
    Positioning Your Trade-Business To Sell Profitably | ft. Matt Jones | Ep.409

    Positioning Your Trade-Business To Sell Profitably | ft. Matt Jones | Ep.409

    Maximise your business profitability and employee engagement with our expert strategies! Learn how to implement effective business systems for strategic growth and prepare an exit strategy that maximises your returns. Discover the secrets to enhancing your business's efficiency and engaging your employees to drive success. Repeat these keywords throughout the description to boost search visibility.Watch the video version of this podcast at https://youtu.be/gYBrz5KsUvgDiscussion Points: 00:00 ...

    • 35 min
    How to increase job close rate by over 20% | ft. Brigham Dickinson | Ep.408

    How to increase job close rate by over 20% | ft. Brigham Dickinson | Ep.408

    In this episode, we're joined by Brigham Dickinson from Power Selling Pros to discuss mastering contractor-customer relations. Discover key strategies for building trust and improving customer interactions. Learn how to create positive customer experiences that can lead to increased business. Tune in to uncover the secrets behind successful contractor-client relationships. Don't miss out—watch the full episode for more insights and practical advice!#ContractorCustomerRelations #BuildingClient...

    • 51 min
    Sell Unafraid: Peel, Don't Pounce | ft. Tom Reber | Ep.407

    Sell Unafraid: Peel, Don't Pounce | ft. Tom Reber | Ep.407

    In this insightful episode, discover the key to successful contractor customer relations with tips and strategies to build and maintain lasting client relationships. Learn how to effectively communicate with customers, establish trust, and create a positive experience that leads to repeat business and referrals. From unexpected intentional touches (UITs) to unique sales processes, this episode is packed with practical advice to help contractors stand out and build strong connections with clie...

    • 40 min

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I Highly Recommend this Podcast Show!

Matt, really nailed this episode, How to Manage your Team. He's really good at giving out relevant and value-driven contents. This podcast is very informative and enlightening. I hope it reaches more people. I will surely look out for more episodes. I highly recommend this show.

PearlTiffany ,

Very informative and on point!

I enjoyed the fact that Matt sheds a light to help entrepreneurs get into business with ease. He's got interesting guests that shares valuable information too! We'll surely listen for more.

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