Recap with Dan Dowdy: Valuing People Over Profit

Recap with Dan Dowdy: Valuing People Over Profit

In this episode of the Built for the Trades podcast, host Dan Dowdy recaps his recent interview with Justin Carrol of P1 Service Group. Justin’s mission is to value people first to enhance lives, and in this recap, Dan shares five steps you can take right now to start putting people first. In the original […]

Valuing People Over Profit

Justin Carrol Interview

In this episode of the Built for the Trades podcast, host Dan Dowdy welcomes Justing Carrol of P1 Services to the show. Dan and Justin discuss what it looks like to grow a valuable home service company. Justin also shares vital tips and takeaways that don’t revolve around profit or KPIs. “What started as a […]

Recap with Dan Dowdy: How To Build Trust In The Trades

How To Build Trust In The Trades

In this episode of the Built for the Trades podcast, host Dan Dowdy recaps his recent interview with Terry Petrovick of Team Wow Media. One of the fundamental leadership principles that stood out during the interview was the power of reciprocation. In this recap, we are diving right in and elaborating on what that could […]

How To Build Trust In The Trades

Podcast with Terry Petrovick

In this episode of the Built for the Trades podcast, host Dan Dowdy welcomes Terry Petrovick Team Wow Media. Dan and Terry discuss what the next generation looks like for building trust in the trades. They will also be sharing the importance of video testimonials and content that we’re putting on our websites. “Every prospect […]

3 Steps to Attract and Retain Top Talented Team Members

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In this episode of the Built for the Trades podcast, host Dan Dowdy covers the three steps to attract and retain top team members for your company and why the “this is the way we’ve always done it” is not as successful in today’s workforce. “We are dealing with a younger generation in the workforce […]

How the Trades Can Benefit from Diversifying with Women and Minorities

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In this episode of the Built for the Trades podcast, host Dan Dowdy welcomes Allie Perez with George Plumbing Company in San Antonio. Dan and Allie discuss the traction to be gained by diversifying the trades with women and minorities.  If you’re in the trades and looking for ways to diversify your workforce and team, […]

How To Recruit In The Trades Using Social Media

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In this episode of the Built for the Trades podcast, host Dan Dowdy welcomes Levi Torres with High Five Plumbing in Denver. Levi is doing something that is ahead of the times when it comes to using social media to recruit in the trades, Dan and Levi discuss how he’s really caught a lot of […]

How to Reduce Your Stress and Have a Clear Vision In Your Life and Business

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In this episode of the Built for the Trades podcast, host Dan Dowdy welcomes Stephen Christopher with Wit Digital. Dan and Stephen discuss reducing stress, getting more clear on where you’re going, and being able to make decisions. There are many times business owners, and leaders in the trades get in their way, and Stephen has excellent tips for getting out of those same ruts in the road. 

Creating the Next Generation of Skilled Tradesmen

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In this episode of the Built for the Trades podcast, host Dan Dowdy welcomes Brant Martin with Martins Rod and Customs. Dan and Brant talk about bringing in the next generation of skilled tradesmen and women and how to equip them for success in their careers to come!  “How you do anything is how you […]

How Built For The Trades Got Started

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“Everyone has a story to tell and is the core of who you are as a unique individual.” In this episode, our Founder Dan Dowdy shares his story of where he came from and how Built For The Trades got started. Dan is a second-generation tradesman, growing up in the family business, learning about hard […]