42 min

37 - Trying to do Everything w/ Zac Neville Gathering The Kings

    • Entrepreneurship

Summary:
In this episode of Gathering The Kings Podcast, serial entrepreneur Chaz Wolfe is joined by Zac Neville, a king of construction and remodeling. Zac and Chaz discuss the pitfalls of trying to do everything on your own.


In this episode, we'll explore the importance of building up everyone around you, taking too much on yourself, and leaving cockiness out of your decisions. Zac shares his experiences in business, blue-collar jobs, and the military, and how he applied all of that to build a 7 figure, sustainable business. Listen and start scaling your business today!


During this episode, you will learn about:
[1:50] Introduction to Zac and his business background.
[2:30] What craftsmanship in construction looks like.
[5:35] Why building an empire keeps pushing Zac forward.
[7:33] How Zac landed in entrepreneurship after leaving the military.
[10:03] The importance of building up those around you.
[17:50] How Zac implements taking care of his people.
[21:45] How to balance taking care of others.
[24:45] Bad decisions Zac made along the way.
[31:35] What metrics to track to measure success and how.
[35:45] Networking with other business owners.
[28:10] What Zac would do if he lost it all.




Notable Quotes


(0:01) "Build your culture of taking care of the people around you and being more selfless." -Zac Neville.


(3:19) "I started this business, not intending to grow it at the time, but to create a place for myself to grow.”-Zac Neville.




(3:25) “Over time, I quickly found that without hiring employees and having a team in place, I'd be working myself to the bone." -Zac Neville.


(14:00) "Even if you made a plan when you started, it's going to change. As your years go by, things change, you learn more, and go different directions." -Zac Neville.


(16:25) " I've always held things with an open hand because while [my employees are] with me, it's my absolute responsibility to pour into them and make them the best possible." -Chaz Wolfe.


(21:45) "There's a human element of caring for people. And that doesn't mean you bend backward for people and become a footstool for them to walk all over. There's a balance there." -Chaz Wolfe.


(34:30) "In some way, shape, or form, as the boss, everything comes back to you." -Zac Neville




Book Recommendations:
https://www.amazon.com/Extreme-Ownership-U-S-Navy-SEALs/dp/1250183863/ref=asc_df_1250183863/?tag=hyprod-20andlinkCode=df0andhvadid=312126490544andhvpos=andhvnetw=gandhvrand=13594213513919724524andhvpone=andhvptwo=andhvqmt=andhvdev=candhvdvcmdl=andhvlocint=andhvlocphy=9009749andhvtargid=pla-392834832843andpsc=1 (Extreme Ownership) by Jocko Willink



Let’s Connect!
Zac Neville


Website: https://znconstructionct.com (https://znconstructionct.com)
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/zac-neville-20607210b/ (https://www.linkedin.com/in/zac-neville-20607210b/)
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/znconstructionct/ (https://www.instagram.com/znconstructionct/)
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ZNConstruction/ (https://www.facebook.com/ZNConstruction/)


If you liked this episode, please SUBSCRIBE to the podcast and drop us a FIVE-STAR REVIEW. We appreciate you, and your support enables us to keep bringing you the goods on the show!

Summary:
In this episode of Gathering The Kings Podcast, serial entrepreneur Chaz Wolfe is joined by Zac Neville, a king of construction and remodeling. Zac and Chaz discuss the pitfalls of trying to do everything on your own.


In this episode, we'll explore the importance of building up everyone around you, taking too much on yourself, and leaving cockiness out of your decisions. Zac shares his experiences in business, blue-collar jobs, and the military, and how he applied all of that to build a 7 figure, sustainable business. Listen and start scaling your business today!


During this episode, you will learn about:
[1:50] Introduction to Zac and his business background.
[2:30] What craftsmanship in construction looks like.
[5:35] Why building an empire keeps pushing Zac forward.
[7:33] How Zac landed in entrepreneurship after leaving the military.
[10:03] The importance of building up those around you.
[17:50] How Zac implements taking care of his people.
[21:45] How to balance taking care of others.
[24:45] Bad decisions Zac made along the way.
[31:35] What metrics to track to measure success and how.
[35:45] Networking with other business owners.
[28:10] What Zac would do if he lost it all.




Notable Quotes


(0:01) "Build your culture of taking care of the people around you and being more selfless." -Zac Neville.


(3:19) "I started this business, not intending to grow it at the time, but to create a place for myself to grow.”-Zac Neville.




(3:25) “Over time, I quickly found that without hiring employees and having a team in place, I'd be working myself to the bone." -Zac Neville.


(14:00) "Even if you made a plan when you started, it's going to change. As your years go by, things change, you learn more, and go different directions." -Zac Neville.


(16:25) " I've always held things with an open hand because while [my employees are] with me, it's my absolute responsibility to pour into them and make them the best possible." -Chaz Wolfe.


(21:45) "There's a human element of caring for people. And that doesn't mean you bend backward for people and become a footstool for them to walk all over. There's a balance there." -Chaz Wolfe.


(34:30) "In some way, shape, or form, as the boss, everything comes back to you." -Zac Neville




Book Recommendations:
https://www.amazon.com/Extreme-Ownership-U-S-Navy-SEALs/dp/1250183863/ref=asc_df_1250183863/?tag=hyprod-20andlinkCode=df0andhvadid=312126490544andhvpos=andhvnetw=gandhvrand=13594213513919724524andhvpone=andhvptwo=andhvqmt=andhvdev=candhvdvcmdl=andhvlocint=andhvlocphy=9009749andhvtargid=pla-392834832843andpsc=1 (Extreme Ownership) by Jocko Willink



Let’s Connect!
Zac Neville


Website: https://znconstructionct.com (https://znconstructionct.com)
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/zac-neville-20607210b/ (https://www.linkedin.com/in/zac-neville-20607210b/)
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/znconstructionct/ (https://www.instagram.com/znconstructionct/)
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ZNConstruction/ (https://www.facebook.com/ZNConstruction/)


If you liked this episode, please SUBSCRIBE to the podcast and drop us a FIVE-STAR REVIEW. We appreciate you, and your support enables us to keep bringing you the goods on the show!

42 min