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.
Kay and Shi—How to Recover When Things Don't Go as Planned
Have you ever implemented a new service or marketing initiative only to have a result you didn't expect? How did you recover from it?Our guests today, Kay and Shi, share a couple of misses and how they recovered by being vulnerable, open, and...
Gregg Sargent—How This One Thing Could Double Your Profit
Are you trying to figure out how to make more profit in your business? I know, I know, we are too. I think that all businesses are trying to do that. Gregg Sargent shares in this episode some of the tips and strategies he has used in his own businesses...
Scott and Sharon Specker—How to Go From a Corporate Employee to Top Franchisee
Have you thought about how to find the perfect franchisee? What is their make-up? What do they look like? In today's podcast episode we interview Scott and Sharon Specker, a husband and wife team, who own Five Star Painting of Cumming and Five Star...
Frank Agin—Networking Your Way to Success
Have you tried networking before and thought there is no way this can work? If you have, today's guest is here to show you how to network your way to success.Frank Agin, is president of AmSpirit Business Connections, an organization that empowers...
Kyle and Steve Billig—How to Thrive in a Family Business
Have you ever dreamed about going into business with your son or daughter? What about working for your son or daughter? In this episode, Kyle Billig and Steve Billig (Son and Father) share some of their secrets to making a family business work and...
Brian Mac Mahon—How I’m Giving Away $1 Billion
What would you do with $1 billion? How would you spend, invest, or share it? Today’s guest, Brian Mac Mahon, shares with us how his company is helping 10,000 entrepreneurs around the world get a business investment of $100,000 and find a business...
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Must listen for aspiring entrepreneurs and franchisors
Tom Dufore’s podcast is succinct, entertaining, informative, and inspiring. The guests are always so interesting and experienced with lots of wisdom to offer. It is also refreshing to take a break from our daily “Elon, Bezos, Zuckerberg” news and learn about successful people who are not as public of figures.
A Thought Leader
Tom is a thought-leader in the franchise world. Thanks for sharing your talent with the world!
A legend in the franchising industry
It’s great to see Tom putting his years of knowledge out in the open. Highly recommend :)