184 episodes

Are you considering leaving or have left big corporate?

Do you have 10+ years of experience?

If you answered YES to both then this is the podcast for you.

We show you how expert-based freelancing can be your ticket to freedom, flexibility, and financial independence.

Our goal is to help freelancers, contractors, independents & side-hustlers breakthrough and build the businesses they want and take control of their destiny

In the podcast the host, Brett Trainor a fellow corporate escapee, will interview:
• Best Selling Authors
• Subject Matter Experts to share the latest tactics and strategies that will help you succeed
• Freelancers that have broken through and created a life they wanted- all without employees. They will share what they learned and provide practical advice
• Lastly- I will share my failures and what I learned from them and what worked for me.

In each episode, we cover topics such as how to get more customers, pricing, business models, productivity systems and tools, and other topics that will help you breakthrough.

The Breakthrough Freelancer Brett Trainor

    • Business
    • 4.9 • 29 Ratings

Are you considering leaving or have left big corporate?

Do you have 10+ years of experience?

If you answered YES to both then this is the podcast for you.

We show you how expert-based freelancing can be your ticket to freedom, flexibility, and financial independence.

Our goal is to help freelancers, contractors, independents & side-hustlers breakthrough and build the businesses they want and take control of their destiny

In the podcast the host, Brett Trainor a fellow corporate escapee, will interview:
• Best Selling Authors
• Subject Matter Experts to share the latest tactics and strategies that will help you succeed
• Freelancers that have broken through and created a life they wanted- all without employees. They will share what they learned and provide practical advice
• Lastly- I will share my failures and what I learned from them and what worked for me.

In each episode, we cover topics such as how to get more customers, pricing, business models, productivity systems and tools, and other topics that will help you breakthrough.

    5 Misperceptions About Personal Branding for Your Business (on Powerful Personal Brand)

    5 Misperceptions About Personal Branding for Your Business (on Powerful Personal Brand)

    I was recently on the Powerful Personal Brand podcast with Claire Bahn to talk about personal branding in small or freelance businesses. It was a great conversation, and I think it'll help you better understand how to leverage your personal brand or reputation with your own specific freelance business.

    • 50 min
    171. How to Grow an Expert-Based Business in 2023 with Michael Haynes

    171. How to Grow an Expert-Based Business in 2023 with Michael Haynes

    Today I'm talking to guest-favorite Michael Haynes about what corporate escapees need to be thinking about NOW in order to hit the ground running in 2023.

    • 39 min
    170. 100 Days to the New Year and a New You

    170. 100 Days to the New Year and a New You

    We have 100 days left in 2022 so I thought this was a perfect time to help you strategize these last 100 days.

    In this episode, I outline four steps that you need to take this year to leverage your expertise for freedom, flexibility and financial independence.

    • 12 min
    169. Small Bets & Multiple Revenue Streams are Keys to Your Freedom w/ Karl Becker

    169. Small Bets & Multiple Revenue Streams are Keys to Your Freedom w/ Karl Becker

    Today I'm talking with Karl Becker. He's the author of several books and owner of a successful consultancy. He's here to tell us about his journey from corporate sales to owning his own destiny by taking one small bet at a time.

    • 40 min
    168. From Corporate to an $85k/Month Expert Business with Paul Higgins

    168. From Corporate to an $85k/Month Expert Business with Paul Higgins

    Today I'm talking to Paul Higgins about his journey from a corporate life at Coca-Cola to building his own consulting company and community.

    • 28 min
    167. 5 Things You Can Do Today To 3X Your Income

    167. 5 Things You Can Do Today To 3X Your Income

    Today's topic is 5 Things You Can Do Today To 3X Your Income. These five tips will help create more freedom and flexibility in your life.

    • 12 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
29 Ratings

29 Ratings

ASobering ,

Entertaining, insightful, and actionable! 🔥

Whether you’re well established as an entrepreneur, or just getting started carving out a profitable niche that’s ready to grow, this is a must-listen podcast for you! Brett does an incredible job leading conversations that cover a huge breadth of topics related to the ins and outs of building a thriving business (and life!) you can be proud of with leaders who’ve actually experienced success themselves. Highly recommend listening and subscribing!

My Stuttering Life ,

It's All About Education

Thank you for this great podcast showcasing amazing business mentors and their strategies for success. This podcast is a must for anyone that has a business!!!!

Tunefarmer ,

Love this kind of content.

I like the style and all of the guests have been spot on.
Thanks for taking the creative journey to make this happen

Keep on creating!