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

TIB019 Why a 29 yo French woman is walking the 1000km Bibbulmun Track Solo

By |2019-03-04T10:37:45+00:00March 5th, 2019|Mindset, Mindset and Motivation, Podcast episode, Wellbeing|

**Trigger Warning: Mental Health discussion.** Occasionally you have the opportunity to meet amazing people doing amazing things. Our interview with Sophie Aubry will have you reflecting over your own life thinking about how you can do better and be kinder. Sophie is about to head out to walk 1000km solo along the W.A. coast! You'll

TIB007 Making Super Super! with Anne from BUSSQ

By |2019-02-18T01:18:18+00:00December 10th, 2018|Budgeting and Cashflow, Business Planning, Cashflow & Finance, Expert Interviews, General Business Management, Podcast episode, Wellbeing|

 Super (or superannuation) can be a bit of a dry topic. Today's guest on the podcast will change all that and share some important insights into why you should be thinking about super, even if you're not planning your retirement! BUSSQ offer some awesome extra services for people in the trades and want you

TIB005 What is EQ and Why You Need To Know With Karen from People Alignment

By |2019-02-18T01:28:24+00:00December 10th, 2018|Expert Interviews, General Business Management, Mindset, Podcast episode, Team and Recruitment, Wellbeing|

What is EQ and how on Earth could it be something I need to run my trade business? Emotional Intelligence is something we all have to varying degrees. It controls how we react to any given situation. Made up of 5 key areas: Self-awareness, Self-regulation, Motivation, Empathy and Social Skills. Having well developed EQ skills,

How To Take A Real Holiday

By |2018-11-21T05:32:31+00:00November 13th, 2018|Blog, General Business Management, Mindset, Wellbeing|

Taking a holiday is front of mind this time of year. With all the stress of the silly season, it is the thought of a holiday that keeps us ploughing on. When we take a holiday though, we often don’t really relax, the phone is still on, the emails keep coming. If you could take a

TBS188 Travelling Tradies – use your trade to score free overseas travel

By |2018-11-11T21:45:26+00:00December 11th, 2017|Mindset and Motivation, Podcast episode, Real Tradie Stories, Wellbeing|

My guest today is a man on a mission...with a moustache. His name is Adam Valastro and while his moustache doesn't officially have a name, his business certainly does. Travelling Tradies was created by Adam, and essentially, that's what he does. After working in construction for nearly a decade, Adam travelled the world for nearly

TBS182 Are we too PC and what is it costing us?

By |2018-11-11T21:46:51+00:00October 5th, 2017|Blog, Mindset and Motivation, Podcast episode, Wellbeing|

We've come a long way as a society in the past few hundred years (or more). Huge advances in technology, healthcare, working conditions and our treatment of groups such as women, children, immigrants and so on. Sometimes, we see the pendulum swing too far in the other direction and in today's episode I chat to

TBS178 Waz gets sick for tradie health month

By |2018-11-11T21:46:52+00:00August 8th, 2017|General Business Management, Mindset and Motivation, Podcast episode, Wellbeing|

Bugger. I hate being sick. Problem is, I've got nobody to blame except myself! I know that it usually happens when I deviate from my own 'rules' about taking care of myself. Sometimes it's emotional stress (hard to avoid) or my nutrition gets a little off-track (LOVE a good pie!) or most commonly, I end