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The Build a Better Business Podcast (formerly The Jamie Irvine Podcast) will help you build the best business possible. Jamie Irvine and his guests, which include Michael E. Gerber, Dorie Clark, and John Lee Dumas, will talk about everything from leadership to sales and help you build the best business possible by giving practical advice that you can use today!

The Build a Better Business Podcast (formerly The Jamie Irvine Podcast) will help you build the best business possible. Jamie Irvine and his guests, which include Michael E. Gerber, Dorie Clark, and John Lee Dumas, will talk about everything from leadership to sales and help you build the best business possible by giving practical advice that you can use today!
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Canada

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The Build a Better Business Podcast (formerly The Jamie Irvine Podcast) will help you build the best business possible. Jamie Irvine and his guests, which include Michael E. Gerber, Dorie Clark, and John Lee Dumas, will talk about everything from leadership to sales and help you build the best business possible by giving practical advice that you can use today!

Language:

English

Contact:

780-280-0317


Episodes

How to Support Your Local Economy with Connor Curran

3/26/2019
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Episode 113: You’re in an ultra-competitive marketplace and all your competitors are purchasing their products from manufacturers in Asia at a fraction of the cost of manufacturing in North America. But you have a dream of using only North American products and supporting your local economy. Is a dream enough to be successful? Connor Curran is proving every day that not only is it possible but you can thrive if you follow your dreams, create a strong vision that differentiates you from the...

Duration:00:30:06

Scaling Without Sacrificing Culture

3/22/2019
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Episode 112: Getting the business to scale over time is usually a primary objective for most business leaders, but that growth can come at a cost by impacting the culture of the business. You’ve worked hard to build a culture that reflects your values and dreams for the business, and you don’t want that to change as the business scales. This episode addresses those concerns and will explain the strategies that successful business leaders have used to keep their culture in place after the...

Duration:00:10:31

How to Differentiate in a Crowded Marketplace with Tom Libelt

3/19/2019
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Episode 111: Are you finding it difficult to stand out in a crowded marketplace? You’re not alone, it is a challenge to stand out, but there are specific things you can do to make your business differentiated from your competition. Visit JamieIrvine.ca for complete show notes of every episode and don't forget to subscribe, rate, and review the podcast. This podcast is sponsored by: Screen2Fit by Pro.file | FreeeUp | Trackstar Web Design | Process Street Thank you for listening and I...

Duration:00:23:56

How to Avoid These Three Common Leadership Mistakes

3/15/2019
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Episode 110: Being the leader of a business is demanding at the best of times, but it can be especially challenging if it is your first-time in a management or leadership role. What are the common mistakes leaders make and how do you avoid them? In this episode I am going to discuss three specific mistakes leaders often make, I will explain why leaders are prone to making these mistakes, and I will provide ways to not only avoid making these mistakes but what leaders should do...

Duration:00:18:14

How to Create a Brand Experience Online with Irina Leoni

3/12/2019
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Episode 109: When your ideal customers interact with your media content it produces an experience for them. Does that experience take them on a journey that ends with them becoming a customer? I’m excited to have Irina Leoni on the podcast to help you create a brand experience online that converts into paying customers. Visit JamieIrvine.ca for complete show notes of every episode and don't forget to subscribe, rate, and review the podcast. This podcast is sponsored by: Screen2Fit by...

Duration:00:29:49

How to Create a Media Department in Your Business

3/8/2019
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Episode 108: To remain competitive in the global digital marketplace you need to consistently produce media that will get and hold your ideal customers attention. In episode 108, I will discuss what a comprehensive marketing department includes, I will explain why despite the tools changing dramatically the game is still the same, and I will explain how to create a media department in your business that supports your marketing efforts. Visit JamieIrvine.ca for complete show notes of every...

Duration:00:28:08

An Interview with the Creator of The Music Paradigm

3/5/2019
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Episode 107: Organizational dynamics and change management are things every leader must navigate and finding creative ways to bring harmony across departments is essential to long term success. Roger Nierenberg is the creator of The Music Paradigm which is an engaging and unforgettable learning experience that actively engages all participants in a unique way by seating them within a live professional orchestra. This allows them to observe the fascinating and unexpected organizational...

Duration:00:22:57

How to Create a Budget for Your Business

3/1/2019
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Episode 106: Creating a budget for your business is an essential part of building a better business. As a sole proprietor it can be difficult to seperate your personal finances from your business finances and for executives there are common mistakes that most executive teams make when creating annual budgets. In this episode, you will learn how to create a budget for your business and how to avoid many of the common mistakes.. Visit JamieIrvine.ca for complete show notes of every episode...

Duration:00:21:21

Should Business Leaders be Vulnerable with Deepak Shukla

2/26/2019
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Episode 105: Vulnerability is something many leaders struggle to show because they feel the need to have all the answers. Deepak and I talk about how showing appropriate amouonts of vulnerability is actually something that makes you a better leader. Visit JamieIrvine.ca for complete show notes of every episode and don't forget to subscribe, rate, and review the podcast. This podcast is sponsored by: Screen2Fit by Pro.file | FreeeUp | Trackstar Web Design | Process Street Thank you for...

Duration:00:25:41

Creating a Supportive Environment for Those With Depression

2/22/2019
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Episode 104: Depression is something that most people suffer from at some point in their lives. For some employees though they can't overcome depression on their own and they need help. In today's episode, we conclude the Depression in the Workplace mini-series and I talk about the Depression Care Process and the financial impact of creating an environment that supports employees who have depression. Visit JamieIrvine.ca for complete show notes of every episode and don't forget to...

Duration:00:18:04

Helping Employees with Depression with Michele Molitor

2/19/2019
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Episode 103: Employees with depression can still be valuable members of your team but they often need help to realize their full potential. Depression is not something a person chooses but with treatment is something that can be delt with. In today's episode, we continue the mini-series, Depression in the Workplace, with another interview. Michele Molitor joins me on the podcast and helps us to learn how to help employees with depression. Visit JamieIrvine.ca for complete show notes of...

Duration:00:27:24

Success Helped Me Discover I Had Depression

2/15/2019
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Episode 102: Sharing your personal story about depression is never easy but the more we talk about depression the less stigma and fear will stop people from getting the help they need. In part-2 of this mini-series I share my personal story of how I discovered that I had depression and anxiety and what I did about it. This was not easy to talk about publicly but I really hope that it will help anyone who listens to get help if they are suffering with depression. Visit JamieIrvine.ca for...

Duration:00:19:34

How to be a Leader with Depression with Dennis C Miller

2/12/2019
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Episode 101: Depression affects millions of people every year and just because you are a leader of a business doen't mean that you are exempt from depression. In today's episode, we start the 4-part mini-series entitled, Depression in the Workplace. Dennis C Miller was a CEO who has had depression his entire adult life and he shares how to not just cope with depression but thrive as a leader. Visit JamieIrvine.ca for complete show notes of every episode and don't forget to subscribe, rate,...

Duration:00:28:12

The Evolution of a Podcast - Celebrating 100 Episodes

2/8/2019
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Episode 100: The initial goal for this podcast was to produce 100 episodes and I have reached that goal. The podcast has evolved over the last 100 episodes and today we celebrate reaching episode 100 and talk about what to expect going forward. Visit JamieIrvine.ca for complete show notes of every episode and don't forget to subscribe, rate, and review the podcast. This podcast is sponsored by: Screen2Fit by Pro.file | FreeeUp | Trackstar Web Design | Process Street Thank you for...

Duration:00:29:15

How to Invest in a Niche with Jefferson Lilly

2/5/2019
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Episode 99: Investing can be very lucrative but there are many ways to lose all your money. My guest today will share with us an investment strategy that is largely overlooked and is at the heart of why finding a niche to invest in is so important. Visit JamieIrvine.ca for complete show notes of every episode and don't forget to subscribe, rate, and review the podcast. This podcast is sponsored by: Screen2Fit by Pro.file | FreeeUp | Trackstar Web Design | Process Street Thank you for...

Duration:00:28:13

What to Do When Employees Work Against You

2/1/2019
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Episode 98: What should you do when an employee works against you? As the leader of your business it is your responsibility to identify a dream for your business, create a culture for your business, and manage the systems and people in your business. When your own people work against you it can be very frustrating. Learn how to deal with this very challenging situation. Visit JamieIrvine.ca for complete show notes of every episode and don't forget to subscribe, rate, and review the...

Duration:00:16:32

How to Stop Overeating and Stick to Any Diet with Dr Glenn Livingston

1/29/2019
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Episode 97: If you are going to be an effective leader you must be healthy. It is my pleasure to have Dr. Glenn Livingston on the podcast to talk to us about how to get healthy, stop overeating and stick to any diet. Visit JamieIrvine.ca for complete show notes of every episode and don't forget to subscribe, rate, and review the podcast. This podcast is sponsored by: Screen2Fit by Pro.file | FreeeUp | Trackstar Web Design | Process Street Thank you for listening and I look forward to...

Duration:00:27:57

Why Managers Need to Watch What They Say

1/25/2019
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Episode 96: The words that we use affect the people we manage. It is very important that managers are careful that they do not send mixed messages that is confusing for the employees. Honest direct communication, positive reinforcement and a culture of care will always produce better results. Visit JamieIrvine.ca for complete show notes of every episode and don't forget to subscribe, rate, and review the podcast. This podcast is sponsored by: Screen2Fit by Pro.file | FreeeUp | Trackstar...

Duration:00:14:00

Tiny Leaps, Big Changes with Gregg Clunis

1/22/2019
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Episode 95: It is my pleasure to welcome back a former guest, Gregg Clunis. In this episode we talk about his new book, Tiny Leaps, Big Changes. Gregg was originally interviewed in episode 22 where he shared a very personal story about him and his father and did an outstanding job in the teaching moment. Gregg and I went deep on the subject of changing behavior and we focused on what it takes to shift behavior, how genetics and environment impacts behavior, and how you can inspire others by...

Duration:00:26:08

Why Do Some People Try to Stop Others From Succeeding

1/18/2019
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Episode 94: We all want to succeed and it is logical that the people we work for want us to succeed as well. But, is that always the case? Sadly some leaders actually don't want the people they lead to be successful. Shocking isn't it? In this lecture I dive into why some people try to stop others from succeeding, especially when they are in a leadership position. There are three questions that I will answer: Visit JamieIrvine.ca for complete show notes of every episode and don't forget...

Duration:00:21:08