43 episodes

The Lean Out Your Business Podcast is dedicated to helping you accelerate business growth, simplify in order to scale, and lean out and do less to achieve more. Join International Lean Business Consultant, Business Coach, and Serial Entrepreneur Crista Grasso to discover the proven systems and strategies that provide more value to your clients, more profits for your business, and give you back more time in your day.

Lean Out Your Business Podcast Crista Grasso

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The Lean Out Your Business Podcast is dedicated to helping you accelerate business growth, simplify in order to scale, and lean out and do less to achieve more. Join International Lean Business Consultant, Business Coach, and Serial Entrepreneur Crista Grasso to discover the proven systems and strategies that provide more value to your clients, more profits for your business, and give you back more time in your day.

    42 | Three Branding Mistakes to Avoid with Megan Wagner

    42 | Three Branding Mistakes to Avoid with Megan Wagner

    Megan Wagner is an award-winning marketing strategist and brand coach who is obsessed with helping entrepreneurs nail the basics of branding so they can grow their business with less pain and more profit. She’s the Founder of Heart Based Branding Academy and in Episode 42, her and Crista Grasso, the Host of the Lean Out Your Business podcast discuss:
    5:17 why it doesn’t work to be a “Jill of all trades”
    10:50 what the true definition of branding is (hint: it’s not just a logo)
    12:02 what heart-based branding is
    14:06 three branding mistakes that most entrepreneurs make
    16:46 what building a house has to do with a marketing strategy
    21:22 one thing you need to get good at saying in order to increase your happiness
    Want more from Megan? Follow her on Instagram @marketingcoachmegan and learn more about Heart Based Branding Academy at heartbasedbrandingacademy.com
    If you loved this episode then you won't want to miss the opportunity to join like minded, high achieving women at the Lean Out, Level Up Retreat. Reserve your spot today!
    Want to start your strategic planning? Order your 90 Day Planner to help you create and execute your plan, remembering to plan "just in time."
    If you have a plan but are struggling to execute, are not getting your desired results or are wondering if your vision needs some fine tuning, your book your 1:1 business intensive session with Crista and start getting the outcomes you knew you could. 
    Love this podcast? Then you want to join the Lean Out Method community on Facebook for weekly mini trainings with Crista. 

    • 27 min
    41 | How to Optimize the Hiring Process

    41 | How to Optimize the Hiring Process

    Episode 41 is taken from a Lean Coffee conversation inside our Lean Out Circle Facebook group. Every single week inside our private Facebook group Crista Grasso, Host of The Lean Out Your Business Podcast, goes live with a mini training followed by Q&A.
    In today's episode Crista shares how you can optimize the hiring process. Together Crista and Jessica Main discuss:
    5:05 how to hire based on alignment
    6:00 the 2 reasons to hire
    8:08 the many different versions of hiring
    8:53 the first piece you need in place to optimize hiring
    13:39 how to position yourself in the market when looking for a new hire (or a new job)
    15:54 the sections to include in a job posting
    24:10 why you should make it "difficult" on an applicant
    If you loved this episode then you won't want to miss the opportunity to join like minded, high achieving women at the Lean Out, Level Up Retreat. Reserve your spot today!
    Want to start your strategic planning? Order your 90 Day Planner to help you create and execute your plan, remembering to plan "just in time."
    If you have a plan but are struggling to execute, are not getting your desired results or are wondering if your vision needs some fine tuning, your book your 1:1 business intensive session with Crista and start getting the outcomes you knew you could. 
    Love this podcast? Then you want to join the Lean Out Method community on Facebook for weekly mini trainings with Crista. 

    • 25 min
    40 | Making Quantum Leaps in Business with Amira Alvarez

    40 | Making Quantum Leaps in Business with Amira Alvarez

    Are you feeling stuck? Maybe confused about what to do next or wondering why you can’t get to the next stage in your business or in your personal life? Then you won’t want to miss Episode 40 of The Lean Out Your Business Podcast, where host Crista Grasso interviews Amira Alvarez, the Founder and CEO of The Unstoppable Woman, a platform designed to help women make quantum leaps to scale their business and step into who they were created to be.
    Amira knows what it looks like to grow a business where the only tool you have is to work harder. She is no stranger to forgetting to brush her teeth and spending the whole day in her old sweatpants, missing dinner with a spouse because it feels like the only way to grow is to spend every waking moment working. She found a way out of that pattern and now she helps her clients do the same by helping them discover the next best tactical and internal steps to take in order to move quickly towards their goal. She gives them new tools.
    In Episode 40 Crista and Amira discuss:
    8:43 the three ways to make more money in business
    11:26 the universal laws and how understanding them might be the secret to your success
    15:09 the biggest mistakes people make when trying to grow a business
    17:45 what it looks like to move towards the resistance
    19:35 how to create time
    22:46 the quantum leaps Amira took to grow her business to over $1 million and how you can do the same
    Want more from Amira? She's offering all kinds of free downloads at theunstoppablewoman.com/freestuff
    Sign up for The Unstoppable Woman Summit (tickets available live or virtual) here. 
    If you loved this episode then you won't want to miss the opportunity to join like minded, high achieving women at the Lean Out, Level Up Retreat. Reserve your spot today!
    Want to start your strategic planning? Order your 90 Day Planner to help you create and execute your plan, remembering to plan "just in time."
    If you have a plan but are struggling to execute, are not getting your desired results or are wondering if your vision needs some fine tuning, your book your 1:1 business intensive session with Crista and start getting the outcomes you knew you could. 
    Love this podcast? Then you want to join the Lean Out Method community on Facebook for weekly mini trainings with Crista. 

    • 33 min
    39 | Why We Overwork and How to Prevent Burnout with Jordan Eades

    39 | Why We Overwork and How to Prevent Burnout with Jordan Eades

    In Episode 39 of The Lean Out Your Business Podcast, Jordan Eades returns to share why we overwork and how we can overcome it before we find ourselves in burnout.
    Jordan Eades, the founder of Your Best Business Life, was originally on Episode 19 of The Lean Out Your Business podcast. In Episode 19 Jordan shares the dark side of business success including the negative health effects of burnout. In Episode 39 she’s back to share how we can avoid reaching burnout in the first place.
    Listen in as Crista Grasso, the Host of The Lean Out Your Business Podcast, and Jordan discuss:
    2:50 the definition of overwork
    4:31 why overwork is easier to fix than burnout
    7:40 what overwork looks like and key symptoms
    12:00 why we overwork and how to avoid it
    17:21 the subconscious beliefs that lead to overwork
    22:00 five common psychological patterns that lead to overwork
    If you loved this episode then you won't want to miss the opportunity to join like minded, high achieving women at the Lean Out, Level Up Retreat. Reserve your spot today!
    Want to start your strategic planning? Order your 90 Day Planner to help you create and execute your plan, remembering to plan "just in time."
    If you have a plan but are struggling to execute, are not getting your desired results or are wondering if your vision needs some fine tuning, your book your 1:1 business intensive session with Crista and start getting the outcomes you knew you could. 
    Love this podcast? Then you want to join the Lean Out Method community on Facebook for weekly mini trainings with Crista. 
    Ready to Lean Out Your Business and simplify to scale? Apply for entry into the Simplify to Scale Business Accelerator Program lead by Crista Grasso. 

    • 31 min
    38 | How to Lean Out This Fall

    38 | How to Lean Out This Fall

    Finishing the year strong is bigger than the year you’re in. It’s actually the best way to put yourself and your business in an optimal position to scale in the new year.
    In Episode 38 of The Lean Out Your Business Podcast, host, Crista Grasso walks you through what it looks like to lean out this Fall so you can finish the year strong and set yourself up for success in January.
    Listen in as Crista walks you through the five areas you need to lean out, including your physical workplace, your digital workplace, systems/offers/finances, habits and mindset.
    3:45 – leaning out your physical workplace
    6:50 – digging into the 5s strategy (a principle that can be applied everywhere you need to lean out)
    15:15 – a bonus that is usually only available for Simplify to Scale members
    19:00 – leaning out your digital workplace
    23:51 – why you need to Google your business incognito
    Want do dig deeper into this topic? You can access the free training by joining the Lean Out Circle, our private Facebook Group.
    If you loved this episode then you won't want to miss the opportunity to join like minded, high achieving women at the Lean Out, Level Up Retreat. Reserve your spot today!
    Want to start your strategic planning? Order your 90 Day Planner to help you create and execute your plan, remembering to plan "just in time."
    If you have a plan but are struggling to execute, are not getting your desired results or are wondering if your vision needs some fine tuning, your book your 1:1 business intensive session with Crista and start getting the outcomes you knew you could. 
    Love this podcast? Then you want to join the Lean Out Method community on Facebook for weekly mini trainings with Crista. 
    Ready to Lean Out Your Business and simplify to scale? Apply for entry into the Simplify to Scale Business Accelerator Program lead by Crista Grasso. 

    • 31 min
    37 | How to Scale from $100,000 to $1 Million with Meagan Ruppert and Athena Quinones

    37 | How to Scale from $100,000 to $1 Million with Meagan Ruppert and Athena Quinones

    Meagan Ruppert and Athena Quinones are co-founders of Ladies Who Scale, a community and mastermind for high powered women who coach and want to ditch the hustle mentality while building a legacy coaching empire at scale.
    Meagan and Athena met while working for an online coaching business that they took from $0 to $8 million in twenty-eight months. Since leaving that company they have successfully scaled their own company to 7-figures and are now helping other entrepreneurs scale their own coaching businesses.
    Want more from Athena and Meagan? Join their Facebook group for weekly live coaching at ladieswhoscale.com
    In Episode 37 of The Lean Out Your Business Podcast, Crista, Athena and Meagan discuss:
    6:11 the thing you have to master that is imperative to your growth
    9:30 the order in which you should hire new team members
    12:40 what every good idea needs in order to be successful
    13:30 how to build a successful sales team
    20:12 how to start thinking/acting like a true CEO instead of a business owner/operator
    24:30 what you need to be thinking of now if you are going to scale successfully
    If you loved this episode then you won't want to miss the opportunity to join like minded, high achieving women at the Lean Out, Level Up Retreat. Reserve your spot today!
    Want to start your strategic planning? Order your 90 Day Planner to help you create and execute your plan, remembering to plan "just in time."
    If you have a plan but are struggling to execute, are not getting your desired results or are wondering if your vision needs some fine tuning, your book your 1:1 business intensive session with Crista and start getting the outcomes you knew you could. 
    Love this podcast? Then you want to join the Lean Out Method community on Facebook for weekly mini trainings with Crista. 
    Ready to Lean Out Your Business and simplify to scale? Apply for entry into the Simplify to Scale Business Accelerator Program lead by Crista Grasso. 

    • 34 min

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I love this podcast! Crista is talking about things business owners need RIGHT NOW. Thank you so much for your words of wisdom!

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Crista is the go-to expert on how to make your business work for you instead of the other way around. She provides such great information and the guests she brings on really add so much value!

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Business growth simplified

Crista is awesome. She simplifies business growth in a way that is so easy to understand and apply and see results. I just love it!

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