247 episodes

Welcome to The Brad Leavitt Podcast—your exclusive backstage pass into the complex world of entrepreneurship and business building. Brad is no stranger to the details that bring excellence. He's been recognized twice as one of The Phoenix Titan 100 and has steered his company, AFT Construction, to an impressive spot on the Inc 5000 list of America's fastest-growing and most successful companies. Their projects regularly grace the pages of prestigious publications like Fine Home Building and Multiple Gold List Winner of Luxe Interior Design. As a National Ambassador for leading brands in his industry, Brad brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the table to help all business owners face the complicated business landscape of today.

In this podcast, Brad invites you to join him on a journey through the minds of fascinating and top entrepreneurs hailing from diverse industries. Together, you'll delve deeper into the challenges, triumphs, and pivotal moments that define entrepreneurship today.

In a world where little seems to go to plan, The Brad Leavitt Podcast is your trusted business blueprint. Whether you're a seasoned entrepreneur, an aspiring business leader, or simply someone who thrives on stories of perseverance and triumph, this podcast is your source for inspiration, education, and entrepreneurial empowerment.

Formerly known as the "A Finer Touch Construction Podcast," we've evolved to bring you an even broader spectrum of insights and inspiration! Join us as we cross the threshold to explore the gritty details of business, guided by a true industry luminary, Brad Leavitt.

Brad Leavitt Podcast Brad Leavitt

    • Business
    • 4.9 • 235 Ratings

Welcome to The Brad Leavitt Podcast—your exclusive backstage pass into the complex world of entrepreneurship and business building. Brad is no stranger to the details that bring excellence. He's been recognized twice as one of The Phoenix Titan 100 and has steered his company, AFT Construction, to an impressive spot on the Inc 5000 list of America's fastest-growing and most successful companies. Their projects regularly grace the pages of prestigious publications like Fine Home Building and Multiple Gold List Winner of Luxe Interior Design. As a National Ambassador for leading brands in his industry, Brad brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the table to help all business owners face the complicated business landscape of today.

In this podcast, Brad invites you to join him on a journey through the minds of fascinating and top entrepreneurs hailing from diverse industries. Together, you'll delve deeper into the challenges, triumphs, and pivotal moments that define entrepreneurship today.

In a world where little seems to go to plan, The Brad Leavitt Podcast is your trusted business blueprint. Whether you're a seasoned entrepreneur, an aspiring business leader, or simply someone who thrives on stories of perseverance and triumph, this podcast is your source for inspiration, education, and entrepreneurial empowerment.

Formerly known as the "A Finer Touch Construction Podcast," we've evolved to bring you an even broader spectrum of insights and inspiration! Join us as we cross the threshold to explore the gritty details of business, guided by a true industry luminary, Brad Leavitt.

    Integrated Technology in Luxury Homes with Michael Short

    Integrated Technology in Luxury Homes with Michael Short

    Michael Short, the Sr. Director of Marketing Operations and Residential at Crestron Electronics, discusses using technology to simplify construction, how Crestron integrates into luxury home builds and superyachts, as well as marketing, launching new products, Crestron’s new podcast and addressing challenges in product development for the construction industry.

    • 58 min
    Understanding Clients with Anthony Jeffers

    Understanding Clients with Anthony Jeffers

    Anthony Jeffers, the Director of Project Development for Hensel Phelps, discusses his role in business development and the importance of understanding client needs, building trade partner relationships, and maintaining mental and emotional fitness in the complex and demanding construction industry.

    • 1 hr 9 min
    Wellness by Design with Dr. Gautam Gulati

    Wellness by Design with Dr. Gautam Gulati

    Brad Leavitt interviews Dr. Gautam Gulati about incorporating wellness design principles into home construction to promote healthy living habits and reduce risks of chronic illness through intentional choices in materials, layouts, and amenities. They discuss strategies for balancing work and wellness using small design tweaks and how to approach clients interested in preventative healthcare through their homes.

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Building Connections with Mike Weaver

    Building Connections with Mike Weaver

    Mike Weaver and Brad Leavitt discuss how to build strong relationships in the construction industry through custom product solutions and personal connections.

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Particle Physics and Construction with David James

    Particle Physics and Construction with David James

    David James discusses his experience working at CERN and building particle detectors. He also talks about relocating to Arizona and starting a business focused on wine cellars and home renovations.

    • 1 hr 6 min
    Optimizing Construction Careers with Michelle Pierce

    Optimizing Construction Careers with Michelle Pierce

    Brad Leavitt interviews Michelle Pierce about using technology and habits to optimize their construction businesses, and they discuss the importance of coaching, mindset, hiring practices, and communication strategies for collaboration and success.

    • 1 hr 2 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
235 Ratings

235 Ratings

dom ruege ,

I appreciate you

Great info, thank you, Brad

humble bragger ,

Jessinator

Brad does an excellent job of mining the deeper truth his guests have to offer.

Tom @ Lost Creek Construction ,

Best content for professionals in the construction and design industry

Absolutely the best content I have found for any business owner, but especially those in the construction and design professions. I have learned more in the last year from Brad’s interviews than I have in the last decade. Just wish I had found this one sooner!! I look forward to listening and implementing new ideas with each episode! Keep the incredible content coming, Brad!!

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