153 episodes

Floor Academy's mission is to get the heart and soul of the industry, the installers, to stop playing contractor and to become better business owners. With each episode we explore different parts of operating a business so that yours can become more efficient and effective. The lessons learned come from your peers, competing to succeed in a variety of different markets so you can integrate them into your own.

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    • 4.8 • 31 Ratings

Floor Academy's mission is to get the heart and soul of the industry, the installers, to stop playing contractor and to become better business owners. With each episode we explore different parts of operating a business so that yours can become more efficient and effective. The lessons learned come from your peers, competing to succeed in a variety of different markets so you can integrate them into your own.

    If Money Wasn't An Issue - Timothy Steudeman

    If Money Wasn't An Issue - Timothy Steudeman

    Once on his way to being a doctor, Timothy Steudeman is now a budding tile contractor in northern Texas. How he arrived at this point in his life took some soul searching and big decisions about the direction he would lead his family. Now a happy certified tile contractor, ambassador for the National Tile Contractors Association, and active member of the Texas Tile Posse, find out what he has to say led him to this position and why it made the most sense.

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    • 1 hr 16 min
    Are Trade Organizations Outdated? - Part 4 - Laurie Bitzkowski, Kathy Case, and Breanna Ledbetter

    Are Trade Organizations Outdated? - Part 4 - Laurie Bitzkowski, Kathy Case, and Breanna Ledbetter

    Are trade organizations outdated or do they just suffer from keeping up with the times and not being able to evolve fast enough? Follow along with the multipart series as I interview different age groups and sectors of the industry to dig in and answer the above posed question.

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    • 1 hr 12 min
    Are Trade Organizations Outdated - Part 3 - Lenny Hall, George Johnson III, and Jon Namba

    Are Trade Organizations Outdated - Part 3 - Lenny Hall, George Johnson III, and Jon Namba

    Are trade organizations outdated or do they just suffer from keeping up with the times and not being able to evolve fast enough? Follow along with the multipart series as I interview different age groups and sectors of the industry to dig in and answer the above posed question.

    Need new headphones for working and listening to Floor Academy? Check out ISOTunes using the link below. Amazing Bluetooth headphones that are OSHA certified. http://bit.ly/2P5A9pR

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    • 1 hr 11 min
    Are Trade Organizations Outdated? - Part 2 - Ken Ballin, Don Perkins, and Derek Swegle

    Are Trade Organizations Outdated? - Part 2 - Ken Ballin, Don Perkins, and Derek Swegle

    Are trade organizations outdated or do they just suffer from keeping up with the times and not being able to evolve fast enough? Follow along with the multipart series as I interview different age groups and sectors of the industry to dig in and answer the above posed question.

    Need new headphones for working and listening to Floor Academy? Check out ISOTunes using the link below. Amazing Bluetooth headphones that are OSHA certified. http://bit.ly/2P5A9pR

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    • 1 hr 30 min
    Are Trade Organizations Outdated? - Part 1 - Rogue Bergerson, Billy Fritzel, and Eduardo Martinez

    Are Trade Organizations Outdated? - Part 1 - Rogue Bergerson, Billy Fritzel, and Eduardo Martinez

    Are trade organizations outdated or do they just suffer from keeping up with the times and not being able to evolve fast enough? Follow along with the multipart series as I interview different age groups and sectors of the industry to dig in and answer the above posed question.

    Need new headphones for working and listening to Floor Academy? Check out ISOTunes using the link below. Amazing Bluetooth headphones that are OSHA certified. http://bit.ly/2P5A9pR

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    • 1 hr 31 min
    "Time Management" - Ron Nash

    "Time Management" - Ron Nash

    Returning to the show once again is Ron Nash, President of Laticrete North America. With a very diverse background from botany, restauranteering, photography, sketching, and international business, Ron needs great time management skills. There are many distractions in life and there are many ways to feel accomplished in a day without actually doing anything. Listen in to get answers from a man who leads are very regimented life to get the most out of every day.

    Find the graphic Ron refers to here.

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    • 1 hr 24 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
31 Ratings

31 Ratings

Trent in Nashville ,

Super encouraging

I’m a sand and finish guy in Nashville and I’ve become a regular listener. Great job on the podcast Kyle! That recent episode with the wives was brutal man!

lfs butler lil P. ,

I’m hooked

Almost every topic, I can relate too. The questions that are asked are exactly what I am thinking. The hosts and guests really know what they are talking about.

Bergerson Tile & Stone ,

Bergerson Tile ( owner )

Outstanding content and great people !We need more of this .

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