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Spencer Shaw interviews business owners about what it takes to run and grow a business. These aren't conversations about raising millions of capital or scaling to become the next billion dollar venture. Our message is for normal, hard working people that want insights to grow their part-time or full time business.

Business Growth Spencer Shaw

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    • 5.0 • 17 Ratings

Spencer Shaw interviews business owners about what it takes to run and grow a business. These aren't conversations about raising millions of capital or scaling to become the next billion dollar venture. Our message is for normal, hard working people that want insights to grow their part-time or full time business.

    Growing Through Virtual Experts with Mackenzie Lepretre

    Growing Through Virtual Experts with Mackenzie Lepretre

    When it comes to taking your business to the next level, outsourcing is key. But with so many different moving parts, it can be difficult to know where to start. That is why FreeUp is here to help!
    In this episode, Spencer welcomes Mackenzie Lepretre, the Director of Operations for the FreeUp Marketplace, a top-rated marketplace for businesses to find and connect with the best remote professionals. Together, they talk about the three big areas that all business owners should keep in mind when it comes to outsourcing. Mackenzie also narrows down what makes FreeUp different from other marketplaces and how business owners can benefit from their unique pre-vetting system.
    FreeUp is committed to helping you find the right person for the job at a price that fits your budget. Since they vet all of their freelancers, you can be confident you're working with only the best talent.

    Episode Highlights
    How outsourcing can help you grow your business What are the three big areas to keep in mind when outsourcing people What are the two routes to take when it comes to hiring Getting started: What are the two types of freelancers you can hire for your business What makes FreeUp different from the other marketplaces available now How you can get more context and details from the freelancer you’re working with What are the common mistakes people are making when it comes to hiring and managing freelancers


    Links and Resources https://freeup.net/ FreeUp Report Template Schedule a Meeting with a FreeUp Account Manager https://www.linkedin.com/in/mackenzielepretre  
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    • 27 min
    Family Wealth Manual

    Family Wealth Manual

    If I’m going to ask you now: What is your family tradition? What sets your family apart from others?
    For today’s episode, Spencer excitedly shares all about the Family Wealth Manual. Inspired by Clint Fiore, Spencer shares why having a personal family manual can help families not only in growing their wealth but also in making better choices to grow their legacy and in avoiding decisions that could have negative consequences. Without a plan, you may make decisions that have negative consequences for your family's wealth.

    Episode Highlights
    Who is Clint Fiore? Why you should create a family wealth manual Making a choice: What the consequences are of not growing your family, your legacy, and those around you


    Links and Resources https://twitter.com/ClintFiore/status/1548405621229174785 

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    • 4 min
    Are You Ready For An Acquisition?

    Are You Ready For An Acquisition?

    Acquisitions are a great way for businesses to grow. They can help you expand your reach, increase your market share, and add new products and services to your portfolio. But acquisitions can also be complex and time-consuming, so it's important to be prepared before embarking on the process.
    For today’s episode, Spencer talks about the huge role of acquisition in a business. He describes how going through the acquisition process can pose a lot of advantages in a business.
    The next question is: Are you ready for an acquisition?
    Episode Highlights
    How acquisitions are a part of a business growth What the acquisition process is How acquisitions can increase your multiple in intellectual property What the advantages of acquisition are
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    • 4 min
    The 4 C's of Leverage In Your Business

    The 4 C's of Leverage In Your Business

    As a business owner, you're always looking for ways to grow your business. Leverage is one of the most powerful tools you have at your disposal.
    Spencer describes what the 4 C’s of leverage in a business are: Collaboration, Capital, Code, and Content. He shares how each of these plays a huge role in making a business grow and how you can start using them to leverage your business.

    Episode Highlights
    Why Spencer loves learning from other people Who Alex Hormozi is What the 4C’s of leverage in a business are How you can get capital for your business What the no code rabbit hole means Content is essential: How you can find where that content is for you


    Links and Resources Alex Hormozi


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    • 6 min
    Using Constraints to Grow

    Using Constraints to Grow

    When faced with a problem, many people try to find the quickest and easiest solution. However, this may not always be the best option.
    For today’s episode, Spencer proves how constraints can actually be used to help you grow. Constraints force us to focus and get the job done quicker and produce better more quality results.

    Episode Highlights
    What solution does Spencer come up with when faced with a time constraint problem What happens when you try and solve a problem differently What the other constraints that cause problems are How friction creates the growth


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    • 3 min
    Breathe Life Into Your Business

    Breathe Life Into Your Business

    Age is just a number — Does it apply even when running a business?
    Spencer proves his point about feeling young, vibrant, and youthful by sharing his recent experiences through his conversations with his mother and friend. He shares what most people want to feel in the product and project that they are involved in, as well as the changes when it comes to adding energy to a business and making it grow.
    If you're in a business, you feel like it's stagnating, remember to breathe some life into them, breathe some life into that business, into those people, and it will yield such great results for you.

    Episode Highlights
    Feeling young, feeling youth, feeling vibrant is important What people want to feel in the products and projects that they are involved with The challenge when it comes to adding energy to your business


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    • 3 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
17 Ratings

17 Ratings

malfoxley ,

Great show!

Spencer, host of the Business Growth podcast, highlights all aspects of what it takes to grow a business and more in this can’t miss podcast! The host and expert guests offer insightful advice and information that is helpful to anyone that listens!

gabecarbonara ,

Cashflow

I enjoyed your discussion on increasing cashflow. Find it crazy that so much can be automated.

Ashley Micciche ,

Great topics

Spencer always has great topics, insight, and experience to share! Love this show!!