The 10 Minute Entrepreneur is a podcast for entrepreneurs and small business owners. Seasoned serial entrepreneur Sean Castrina shares quick hitting tips to help equip you for success. Both tactical and practical, Sean's advice will help you thrive.
Ep 349: 5 Reasons Why Big Companies Fail
Great companies fail because of 5 Reasons
Fail to innovate (AOL)- Sear, JCPENNEY, Don’t believe they have competition (Blockbuster vs. Netflix) Hold on to the past achievements (Kodak, Xerox, etc.) Next leader up in not ready (Ford vs GE with Jack Welch) Too Big to Stay Great- IBM
BONUS 157: How to Choose the Right Business to Start
Sean shares 5 tips for choosing the right business to start. These specific keys will unlock countless opportunities no matter where you live. Using these short cuts for what to look for in an area will save you valuable time and capital.
Leadership Challenge - Mentoring
Accountability Affirmation Admonishment- warning, alert them, caution Opportunities Advice Advance- they grow in their time with you Access to my network Life-Changing - financially and freedom
The Disruptive Successor with Jonathon Goldhill
Jonathon Goldhill helps scale up coaching for founders and next-gen leaders in small and medium-sized, mostly family-run, businesses.
The Disruptive Successor is a Guide to Driving Growth in Your Family Business.
Ep 348: Scaling Verse Growth
Mattress store that grew but not in profit
Support and systems in place to sustain fulfillment and meet customer expectations.
Expand your offerings Build on your area of strength - do more of what you do well Build on high margin offerings Systematize selling- memberships, systematic offerings to customers Expand your footprint Expand your production/speed- Chick Fil 2 lines
BONUS 156: Why Companies Don't Set Goals
Too many small businesses just seem to run to survive. In this podcast, Sean teaches some of the reasons why companies don't set goals. They may lack vision or leadership. Sometimes they don't want to invest in the critical thinking required to measure and carry the goals out.
The host highlights all aspects of entrepreneurship 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!
Serious value for serious entrepreneurs
I’ve been in the process of starting my consulting business and a friend of mine recommended this podcast. I must say, everything Sean talks about is inspiring and he gives actionable steps on mentor Mondays! The good and ugly side of business is explained on this show and I love it!!!
A little too cocky??
Sorry, Sean; you lost me at "I'm the lion that eats the other Lions"
I think it’s nice that your wife respects you so much and says that about you, but you’re not Jeff Bezos or Elon musk.