Podcast

BROAD STROKES PODCAST Premiere | Family, Fear and Rolling with the Punches

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

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Pro Painter Network Bookkeeping Partner Danny Mullins | S10E12

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

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

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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. 

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!

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Branding and Social Media with John Bollaert | S10E10

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
 

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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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Like a Charles | S10E9

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

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

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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Phone Marketing: Nick and Shank Give Pointers on Voice Messages | S10E6

Nick May
Chris Shank

Today on The Business Brush, we bring you an episode on marketing. Your hosts Nick May and Chris Shank call painting companies and critique business’s messages when potential clients call.

Broad-strokes include: critiquing voice messages and websites, and they discuss the importance of a clear and concise message

To contact Nick about voice message recordings or to submit websites that can use a facelift, go to www.thebusinessbrush.com/contact-us/.

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From PE Teacher to Painter Matt Orme | S10E5

This Week's Guest:

Matt Orme

On this week’s episode, Nick May sits down with Matt Orme on The Business Brush as they discuss Matt’s previous experience as a teacher and basketball coach, and how he uses that background in his business. They also talk about how to cover your weaknesses.

Broad-strokes include: teaching/coaching points, hiring people to cover your weaknesses

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