Learn how to start and run a successful business!
These podcast episodes are short, digestible, actionable tips to get your business off the ground and become successful. The show includes interviews with landscapers, small business owners, and entrepreneurs that are looking to grow their business. Mike Andes gives LIVE advice and consulting to REAL business owners. Get tips on how to advertise your business, hire the right employees, and scale your company!
Mike Andes is the host of the show. In three years he took Augusta Lawn Care from 0 to $100K/month in revenue... and now has 90+ franchised locations around North America!
They WON'T Let Us Build - Episode 045
No... we still don't have a headquarters building yet. When we will be able to begin construction? We may never know. Is Mike buying a baseball team? Maybe... On this episode, we answer your questions: When to hire a manager? Did Mike decide to build his empire, or is he simply just making it up as he goes? Lastly, the boys talk about some recent charts from CNBC that are looking a little scary! Credit card defaults may be worse than we thought. This episode is a packed 27 minutes!
Best and Worst of Landscape Summit - Episode 044
Landscape Summit 2023 has come to a close, and it will never be the same again. Mike discusses his favorite parts of the conference and what he hopes for next year. Lee asks Mike if he should invest in a coach, and the soft skills required to keep growing. Lee and Mike are cry babies on stage, let's just call it what it is... Chuck gets offered $300 for a coaching call! Is Mike okay with his coaches moonlighting!?!
It is an embarrassment. - Episode 042
@MikeAndes dropped a great new turnaround video with Simply Lawn Care. The boys discuss business partnerships, and how to identify strengths and weaknesses within teammates/partners. Mike gets political when Lee pressing him on why business leaders don't run for president. Former Secretary of the US Treasury, Larry Summers, had an interesting quote about the modern American work force and where we could be headed as a country. Finally, if you are lurking in Mike's comment section, just know, there is someone always watching....
Grant Cardone is DONE - Episode 041
10X that Lawsuit! Grant Cardone has been sued, Mike has a new business coach, and we got more turnaround behind the scenes. Mike explains the "rules of the game" and how to get promoted at Augusta. Good stuff baby!
Reflecting on Past Mistakes and Journey Ahead - Episode 040
It's Mike's birthday! What has he learned over the past ten years and what does he look forward to. The guys go over the history of Augusta, and where they will be in ten years. Mike presses Lee on how he filters people OUT of joining Augusta. What are the biggest red flags? Mike reviews @AlexHormozi new book, $100M Leads, and his takeaways.
Ai Calls are DESTROYING my Business - Episode 039
Today Mike & Lee discuss bad ideas, how AI calls stink, upset franchisees and lastly Lee calls out the complainers.
Best lawn care podcast
This is the best podcast in the industry space. Love mike Andes.
Great FREAKIN STUFF
A lot of great golden nuggets dropped on this podcast. If your just starting out this is the podcast for you. Make sure you check out this guy’s website it has everything you’ll need to get started!!! This and Brian Fullerton’s website!!! Sorry Mike got to give credit where credit is due!!!!
Get better all the time
I’m a binge podcaster and the previous podcast are great. But the new episodes continue to remind why Mike is so good for his followers. The new q&a should be everyday and it’s like Dave Ramsey meets Let me teach you to be reach podcast but for blue collar and lawn care industry. Mike keep us moving up. Thanks.