Real Tradie Stories

TIB037 Real Tradie Guys with Wojtek Stainwald. From fleeing communism to literally building a life in Australia and learning to fail successfully

By |2019-07-16T22:41:05+00:00July 16th, 2019|Podcast episode, Real Tradie Stories|

We are loving the 'real tradies' interviews that have shown up lately here at Tradies In Business HQ. Today's guest is no exception. Wojtek Stainwald is the son of Polish migrants and his last memory of his home is being woken up in the middle of the night as a young boy... to flee Poland

TIB035 Real Tradie Wives with Nicole Hurkens of Overlanda Caravans on working with family and the importance of the numbers in business.

By |2019-07-08T00:48:28+00:00July 8th, 2019|Cashflow & Finance, Podcast episode, Real Tradie Stories|

What do you do when your dad needs help with the finances in his business? Well, you become his business partner of course! After he experienced some rather tough business lessons, Nicole Hurkens' dad took her on as his business partner. Nicole is a whizz with the numbers and finance side of the business as

TIB033 Real Tradie Guys with Vetea Tiare. A homeless school kid makes it on his own.

By |2019-06-26T23:58:10+00:00June 17th, 2019|Construction, Mindset, Podcast episode, Real Tradie Stories|

When it comes to the school of hard knocks, people either take the lessons and move on or they get stuck in their past. Today's real tradie guy has certainly moved on which is an incredible feat given the knocks he's had in his life. From living on the streets at age 16, to learning

TIB031 Real Tradie Wives With Katrina Hamilton From Bunyip Glass

By |2019-06-26T23:58:10+00:00June 3rd, 2019|Podcast episode, Real Tradie Stories|

Wowee! Waz and Nic knew their 'real tradie wives/guys' episodes would make for some great stories but this one's a cracker! Katrina Hamilton not only stands beside her tradie-man in their glazing business, she's the mother to their young family, a psychology graduate AND is running her own business at the same time! This really

TIB 030 Real Tradie Guys with Pete The Plasterer

By |2019-06-26T23:58:10+00:00May 28th, 2019|Podcast episode, Real Tradie Stories, Wellbeing|

We chat with another of our "Real Tradie Guys". This time it's Pete the Plasterer. Pete's seen some ups and a whole lot of downs and has some jaw-dropping stories to share! He's also an impressive bloke. Despite everything he's endured and lost, Pete has come out with an incredible mindset and a bunch of

Real Tradiewives Podcast with Nicole Cox

By |2019-06-26T23:58:10+00:00May 17th, 2019|Construction, Expert Interviews, Mindset, Mindset and Motivation, Podcast episode, Real Tradie Stories|

So often we focus on the Tradie as they are doing the work and yet the partners, wives and supporters are often the backbone of trade business. Join Warrick this week as he turns the microphone on Nicole and interviews her about her life as a tradie wife. Nicole shared her top tips for creating

TBS196 Daniel Simone talks building a family, a life, a business and a home

By |2018-11-11T21:44:17+00:00July 6th, 2018|General Business Management, Mindset and Motivation, Podcast episode, Real Tradie Stories|

In today's episode I chat with Daniel Simone of Simone Homes AND his new podcast, The Build. Daniel is a builder, a businessman, an employer, a husband and a father. He's seen some ups and downs and through it all he's learned that his head plays a massive part in the results he sees in

TBS189 Getting a 15 times return on Facebook ads and NOT doing what you’ve always done with Nick May from Walls By Design

By |2018-11-11T21:45:26+00:00January 10th, 2018|Growing your business, Marketing, Podcast episode, Real Tradie Stories, Technology|

Unless you've been living under a rock you'd know that social media, and Facebook especially, gets a lot of eyeballs a lot of the time! My guest today has been on the show a number of times and Nick May from Walls by Design just keeps going from strength to strength. Last time we spoke