207 episodes

You’ve worked hard to build your business and now it’s time to grow. Join Tom DuFore, CEO of Big Sky Franchise Team, each week as he interviews leading entrepreneurs, executives, and experts who share their misses, makes, and multipliers. If you are a growth-minded entrepreneur, investor, or franchise company, then this is the podcast for you. Big Sky Franchise Team is an award-winning consulting firm and its consultants have advised more than 600 clients, including some of the largest companies in the world. Tom has the unique perspective of the “franchise trifecta,” by being a franchisor, a franchisee, and a franchise supplier.

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You’ve worked hard to build your business and now it’s time to grow. Join Tom DuFore, CEO of Big Sky Franchise Team, each week as he interviews leading entrepreneurs, executives, and experts who share their misses, makes, and multipliers. If you are a growth-minded entrepreneur, investor, or franchise company, then this is the podcast for you. Big Sky Franchise Team is an award-winning consulting firm and its consultants have advised more than 600 clients, including some of the largest companies in the world. Tom has the unique perspective of the “franchise trifecta,” by being a franchisor, a franchisee, and a franchise supplier.

    207. Taming the High Cost of College—Brad Baldridge, College Funding Specialist

    207. Taming the High Cost of College—Brad Baldridge, College Funding Specialist

    If you have kids at home, do you have a plan to pay for college? And, did you know as a business owner that there are different requirements for how your income and need based aid is calculated? In today’s episode, we interview Brad Baldridge, who shares with us some tips on how to tame the high cost of college.TODAY'S WIN-WIN: Get some information to learn more about paying for college, get a plan, and be prepared.LINKS FROM THE EPISODE:You can visit our guest's website at: https:...

    • 28 min
    206. How to Create a Successful Internship Program—Robert Khoury, Agile Rainmakers

    206. How to Create a Successful Internship Program—Robert Khoury, Agile Rainmakers

    With summer around the corner, you might have interns getting ready to start at your organization this summer or in the fall. Are you prepared to set your intern up for success? Or maybe you haven’t even thought about it because you have been so busy. In today’s episode, we interview Rob Khoury, who has written two different books on internships. One for the intern, and one for you, the intern manager.TODAY'S WIN-WIN: Your intern is going to remember this internship for the rest of...

    • 39 min
    205. Is Growth Hacking Too Good to Be True—Nader Sabry, Growth Science Expert

    205. Is Growth Hacking Too Good to Be True—Nader Sabry, Growth Science Expert

    I’m sure over the last several years you’ve heard about growth hacks over the last few years, I know that I have. But, I always thought it sounded too good to be true. So I decided to interview and expert to provide some context and understanding. In today’s episode, we interview Nader Sabry, who shares with us about what growth hacking has turned into growth science. TODAY'S WIN-WIN: The difference between growth science and not is the distance between an idea and action.LINKS FROM...

    • 28 min
    204. Unleash Your Unstoppable—Ashley Winston, CEO, Unstoppable, Inc.

    204. Unleash Your Unstoppable—Ashley Winston, CEO, Unstoppable, Inc.

    When is the last time you paused to take a look at your present situation introspectively? Or, when is the last time you helped people on your staff and team reflect on their current life and situation? If you don’t recall or you noticed you needed some improvement, today’s episode is for you.In today’s episode, we interview Ashley Winston, who shares with us some tips and ideas on how to unleash your unstoppable.TODAY'S WIN-WIN: Replace yourself with team members to help your people grow and...

    • 34 min
    203. 3 Reasons Why Your Digital Agency Isn't Working—Jason Fisico, Founder, Fizzi

    203. 3 Reasons Why Your Digital Agency Isn't Working—Jason Fisico, Founder, Fizzi

    Have you ever been burned by a digital marketing agency? Or wondered how to get the most out of your digital marketing spend?Our guest today is Jason Fisico, and he shares with us three of the most common reasons you may have been burned by a digital marketing company.TODAY'S WIN-WIN: Be patient with your marketing efforts and have enough budget to get the results you want.LINKS FROM THE EPISODE:You can visit our guest's website at: https://www.fizzimedia.comAttend our Franchise Sales T...

    • 24 min
    202. Keys to Being a Great Business Coach—David Patterson, Founder, DP3 Consulting

    202. Keys to Being a Great Business Coach—David Patterson, Founder, DP3 Consulting

    Do you know how to coach others? It is often said that the best leaders are great coaches. How have you improved your coaching abilities or skills? Or do you have people on your team that need to learn how to be a coach? Or maybe you are looking to hire a business coach?In today’s episode, we interview David Patterson, and he shares with us a few of the keys to being a great coach that you can use to develop yourself, others on your team, or to use as criteria in helping you find a great busi...

    • 26 min

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165 Ratings

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Great “Misses” and “Makes”

Tom’s questions to his guests and the conversations around “misses” and “makes” are super informative, unique, (and fun). I’d listen to this podcast just to hear this part of the conversations, not to mention the other nuggets Tom and his guests share.

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Worthwhile Listen

Checked out this podcast and glad I did. Tom is a solid interviewer who attracts guests with something to say and he knows how to get the best from them. Always hear something inspirational as well as practical tips.

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