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Always Be Marketing Your Painting Business With Nick May and Chris Shank | S11E2 | The Business Brush presented by Pro Painter Network | PAINT PODCAST | THE BUSINESS BRUSH

Your Hosts:

Nick May
Chris Shank

Today on The Business Brush presented by Pro Painter Network, we bring you an Always Be Marketing (ABM) episode! Your hosts Nick May and Chris Shank talk about marketing your paint business and how you can use it in other areas of your business.

Broad-strokes include: marketing to a specific target client, how to market so that clients remember you, iMay Media marketing packages – and much more!

Roast your Website – direct message Nick on his socials or go to our contact page www.thebusinessbrush.com/contact-us. Please be sure to provide a link to your website.

iMay Marketing – Visit www.imaymarketing.com/services to see a full list of iMay Media’s marketing services. Pro Painter Network members receive 10% off!

Join the Business Brush Group! A private and FREE Facebook group where they talk the business of painting! www.facebook.com/groups/482608175449498

Broad Strokes Podcast – A paint contractor podcast FOR women BY women. www.broadstrokespodcast.com

Pro Painter Network

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We have announced our Virtual Conference Crank.0 January 12-14. Go to www.propainternetwork.com/crank-0 to register. 

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Season Premiere with Phil Cline | The Business Brush presented by Pro Painter Network | PAINT PODCAST | THE BUSINESS BRUSH

This Week's Guest:

Phil Cline

On today’s season premiere of The Business Brush presented by Pro Painter Network, Nick May is joined by Phil Cline of Tama Painting and Specialty Coatings.

They talk about the Pro Painter Road Trip, hiring a project manager, and how his employees go through Dale Carnegie training.

Broad-strokes include: hiring for specific tasks, systems and processes, working for contractors that don’t #elevatethetrade – and much more!

Broad Strokes Podcast – A paint contractor podcast FOR women BY women. www.broadstrokespodcast.com

Pro Painter Network

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We have announced our Virtual Conference Crank.0 January 12-14. Go to www.propainternetwork.com/crank-0 to register. 

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BROAD STROKES PODCAST Premiere | Family, Fear and Rolling with the Punches | PAINT PODCAST | THE BUSINESS BRUSH

This Week's Guest:

Corrie Leister

Have you heard?! There’s a new paint contracting podcast for women, by women!

In the inaugural episode of the Broad Strokes Podcast, expert cabinet and furniture refinisher Corrie Leister BS’s with Tana Todd about taking the plunge and making the best of challenging situations both personally and professionally. 

They chat about life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness as a female entrepreneur as well as the work she does to elevate the trade of paint contracting through education and building a strong and open community of professional painters. Her secret? Always be teachable no matter how much experience you’ve racked up over the years!

www.broadstrokespodcast.com

Pro Painter Network

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We have announced our Virtual Conference Crank.0 January 12-14. Go to www.app.mobit.com/LandingPage/Viewer/181049/20920784 to register. 

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Pro Painter Network Bookkeeping Partner Danny Mullins | S10E12 | PAINT PODCAST | THE BUSINESS BRUSH

This Week's Guest:

Danny Mullins

Bookkeeping: easy to leave for another day, but that can come with added stress and hardship. To end this season, Danny Mullins with Bookkeeping Express joins Chris Shank on The Business Brush as Danny tells the importance of having your finances in order.

Broad-strokes include: common bookkeeping mistakes, bank errors, what they’re doing for PPN members – and much more!

Pro Painter Network

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We have announced our Virtual Conference Crank.0 January 12-14. Go to www.app.mobit.com/LandingPage/Viewer/181049/20920784 to register. 

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Hacks on Hiring and Effects of the PPP Loan for Paint Contractors | S10E11 | PAINT PODCAST | THE BUSINESS BRUSH

This Week's Guests:

Nick Slavik, Nick May, Nick LoGrasso

On today’s Cage Fight episode of The Business Brush, Nick May, Nick LoGrasso, and Nick Slavik join Chris Shank as they talk about hiring and the PPP loan in their painting businesses. 

Broad-strokes include: Hiring, staying busy in winter, opinions on the PPP loan – and much more!

Pro Painter Network

Roadmap to Profit course

We have announced our Virtual Conference Crank.0 January 12-14. Go to www.app.mobit.com/LandingPage/Viewer/181049/20920784 to register. 

On today’s Cage Fight episode of The Business Brush, Nick May, Nick LoGrasso, and Nick Slavik join Chris Shank as they talk about hiring and the PPP loan in their painting businesses. 

Broad-strokes include: Hiring, staying busy in winter, opinions on the PPP loan – and much more!

Pro Painter Network

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Branding and Social Media with John Bollaert | S10E10 | PAINT PODCAST | THE BUSINESS BRUSH

This Week's Guest:

John Bollaert

On this week’s Business Brush, Nick May talks to (now former) iMay Media Graphic Guru, John Bollaert.  They discuss how the Pro Painter Network logo was designed, the 5 W’s of branding, and how to plan a month’s worth of social media posts.

Broad-strokes include: Branding and Social Media
 

Roadmap to Profit course

We have announced our Virtual Conference Crank.0 January 12-14. Go to www.app.mobit.com/LandingPage/Viewer/181049/20920784 to register. 

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Like a Charles | S10E9 | PAINT PODCAST | THE BUSINESS BRUSH

This Week's Guest:

Charles Boston

In this week’s Business Brush, Nick May and Chris Shank sit down with Charles Boston from AH Painting. Join them as they discuss hirings, whether you should hire a painter and teach them sales or hire a salesperson and teach them painting.

Broad-strokes include: Hiring Sales People, Relating to your customers, setting goals for your sales people – and much more!

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High Caliber Estimating with Randy Fornoff | S10E8 | PAINT PODCAST | THE BUSINESS BRUSH

This Week's Guest:

Randy Fornoff

In this week’s The Business Brush, Chris Shank sits down with Randy Fornoff discussing the importance of Job Costing. Randy talks about how he sets up his Quickbooks, the importance of categorizing every cost, and calculating and applying Overhead Costs.

Broad Strokes Include- Categorization, calculating and overhead costs

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Shank Tank: Operations Managers with Chris Shank | S10E7 | PAINT PODCAST | THE BUSINESS BRUSH

SKIS Painting
Walls By Design
FORJAK Industrial

Operations managers serve an important role in a painting business. On today’s episode of The Business Brush, Chris Shank is joined by Dustin Parr (Walls By Design), Bill Curtindale (SKIS Painting) and Katie Hedges (FORJAK Industrial). 

They discuss how their employees are performing their duties among the covid restrictions and how they have turned to the web to do their work. 

Broad-strokes include: Covid’s impact on their business, hiring new employees, going more digital – and much more!

Need logo and branding? Go to www.imaymedia.com for more information

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