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MFP 080: Picking Your Own Path with Paul Lemiski from Canadian Woodworks

1/15/2019
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We’ve got an awesome interview today with a guy who started with a few used tool in his parent’s basement and turned it into a full scale custom furniture and sawmill operation. Paul Lemiski is the man behind Canadian Woodworks and he talks with us about picking his own path and growing his business with […] The post MFP 080: Picking Your Own Path with Paul Lemiski from Canadian Woodworks appeared first on MADE FOR PROFIT.

Duration:01:00:22

MFP 079: Quarterly Q & A – Q4 2018

1/8/2019
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It’s time for another quarterly Q&A. Every week we answer questions for our Patrons on the After Show and each quarter we like to pick a few and share them the broader audience. And we’re excited about this quarter as we debut our voicemail questions so you can hear direct from our Patrons. Links: (May […] The post MFP 079: Quarterly Q & A – Q4 2018 appeared first on MADE FOR PROFIT.

Duration:01:00:29

MFP 078: 2018 Year End Wrap Up

1/1/2019
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Happy New Year to everyone, we are officially in 2019 now! 2018 was a great year for so many of us and for Made for Profit. Today we’re going to take a look back at some of the big changes in social media as well as what happened on MFP. Links: (May Contain Affiliate Links) […] The post MFP 078: 2018 Year End Wrap Up appeared first on MADE FOR PROFIT.

Duration:00:35:04

MFP 077: Is Renting Shop Space a Good Move?

12/25/2018
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Are you thinking of renting shop space for your business or expanding your space into a bigger space? It can be a great way to increase capacity and grow your business, but If this is your first time renting shop space there are a ton of things to think about and concerns to address before […] The post MFP 077: Is Renting Shop Space a Good Move? appeared first on MADE FOR PROFIT.

Duration:00:39:53

MFP 076: Instagram News, Updates & Strategies – Q4 2018

12/18/2018
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It’s time to for another rendition of what’s new with Instagram. We’ll go through some of the new features and talk about what’s currently working on the platform for us and where to focus your efforts for the biggest impact. Links: (May Contain Affiliate Links) Instagram’s reducing inauthentic engagement GROW YOUR BUSINESS Join the MFP […] The post MFP 076: Instagram News, Updates & Strategies – Q4 2018 appeared first on MADE FOR PROFIT.

Duration:00:45:53

MFP 075: Are Robots Running Your Business?

12/11/2018
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We all know that machine learning is a very real thing thanks to that fiasco with Skynet back in ‘97. But in today’s world how do robots factor into your business? Okay, I’m not talking about an Arnold Schwarzenegger shaped T-800, we’re talking CNCs, 3D printers and laser machines. We’ve seen a lot of shops […] The post MFP 075: Are Robots Running Your Business? appeared first on MADE FOR PROFIT.

Duration:00:42:14

MFP 074: Free Digital Tools We Love

12/4/2018
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Last week we talked about online productivity tools and it really got us talking about other great online tools we use. So this week we’re going to circle back and talk about some of the other free online tools and apps that we use every week in our businesses. LINKS (May contain Affiliate Links) Content […] The post MFP 074: Free Digital Tools We Love appeared first on MADE FOR PROFIT.

Duration:00:47:14

MFP 073: Online Productivity Tools

11/27/2018
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Welcome to episode 73. As a business owner with multiple clients, projects, and an ever growing list of to-do’s it’s easy to get lost in the whirlwind. John and I have both struggled through the process of keeping everything in order…and continue to struggle through it. But we’ve found some online tools that have really […] The post MFP 073: Online Productivity Tools appeared first on MADE FOR PROFIT.

Duration:00:36:29

MFP 072: Using Black Friday to Your Advantage

11/20/2018
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Black Friday is a few short days away. It’s retail marketing and advertising at it’s best…or worse depending on how you look at it. It’s not just a great time for big box retailers but also for small businesses. Today we’re going to talk about how we use Black Friday to our advantage as small […] The post MFP 072: Using Black Friday to Your Advantage appeared first on MADE FOR PROFIT.

Duration:00:33:39

MFP 071: From the Community, For the Community with Urbn Timber

11/13/2018
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Today we’re talking with Treg Sherman from Urbn Timber. Treg is part of a 3 man team that launched Urbn Timber as a local lumber supplier in Columbus Ohio. They saw an opportunity to salvage local lumber and serve their community at the same time. We talk with Treg about the struggles of starting and […] The post MFP 071: From the Community, For the Community with Urbn Timber appeared first on MADE FOR PROFIT.

Duration:00:56:51

MFP 070: A Student of the Game with Keith Johnson of KJSawdust

11/6/2018
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Today we’ve got a special guest, one of very first Patrons of Made For Profit. You’ve probably seen Keith Johnson on Instagram where he has a knack for creating viral videos and has recently passed a major milestone on Instagram. Keith is a real student of the game he shares with us how he produces […] The post MFP 070: A Student of the Game with Keith Johnson of KJSawdust appeared first on MADE FOR PROFIT.

Duration:01:05:48

MFP 069: Preparing for Holiday Selling

10/30/2018
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We are days away from November and you know what that means, the holidays. And for a lot of craftsmen and women that means selling season. People are starting to put together their Christmas wish lists and looking for the perfect gifts for their loved ones. Handmade gifts are always a big hit, so it’s […] The post MFP 069: Preparing for Holiday Selling appeared first on MADE FOR PROFIT.

Duration:00:57:09

MFP 068: The Product Process with Jonathan Katz-Moses

10/23/2018
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Today we’re talking with a product maker, but of a little different variety. Jonathan Katz-Moses invented and produces his own dovetail jig that he now sells worldwide. We’ll talk to Jonathan about taking ideas to products, how he built the processes around it, and how he exclusively uses social media and influencer marketing to drive […] The post MFP 068: The Product Process with Jonathan Katz-Moses appeared first on MADE FOR PROFIT.

Duration:01:03:48

MFP 067: Finding Your Niche

10/16/2018
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You may have heard the sayings, “the riches are in the niches” and “you’ve got to niche down”. So why it is so important to be laser focused on what you’re doing and how to do you figure out what your niche is? Today we’ll walk through the topic and talk about how John and […] The post MFP 067: Finding Your Niche appeared first on MADE FOR PROFIT.

Duration:00:59:06

MFP 066: Hitting Your Rhythm with David Picciuto of Make Something

10/9/2018
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Change is constant and staying ahead of the game is something we all strive for. Today we talk with our buddy David Picciuto who’s brand and online content business have changed quite a bit over the last 5 years. We discuss how David uses outside inspiration and a spirit of fun to keep his brand […] The post MFP 066: Hitting Your Rhythm with David Picciuto of Make Something appeared first on MADE FOR PROFIT.

Duration:01:00:09

MFP 065: Quarterly Q&A – September 2018

10/2/2018
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It’s time for another quarterly Q&A! As you hear us talk about every week, we have a Patron After Show where we answer questions from the MFP Patron Tribe on any and all topics they want to talk about. Each quarter we pick a handful of questions and answer them for the broader MFP Tribe […] The post MFP 065: Quarterly Q&A – September 2018 appeared first on MADE FOR PROFIT.

Duration:01:02:15

MFP 064: Playing the Long Game with Jamison Rantz – Rogue Engineer

9/25/2018
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We’ve got an interview today with a guy who’s been crushing the DIY blog space for years now and is pivoting into new content. Jamison Rantz from Rogue Engineer was one of the first connections I made when i got itno blogging and his mindset and outlook on his business is all about the Long […] The post MFP 064: Playing the Long Game with Jamison Rantz – Rogue Engineer appeared first on MADE FOR PROFIT.

Duration:01:02:33

MFP 063: Instagram News, Updates & Strategies

9/18/2018
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Today we’re going to hit on Instagram and some of the news and updates that have come out since we last hit the subject. We’ll also hit on some of the things we are seeing perform better and give you some tips on what’s working right now to help you grow your page. LINKS (May […] The post MFP 063: Instagram News, Updates & Strategies appeared first on MADE FOR PROFIT.

Duration:01:01:28

MFP 062: Adding Value with Kyle Stumpenhorst from RR Buildings

9/11/2018
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We’re really excited to bring on our first full time contractor to the show. Kyle Stumpenhorst runs RR buildings and makes awesome post and frame buildings ranging from barns, to dream shops, to shomes (you’ll learn what that is ). Kyle left a desk job in computer science to follow his passion and never looked […] The post MFP 062: Adding Value with Kyle Stumpenhorst from RR Buildings appeared first on MADE FOR PROFIT.

Duration:01:00:54

MFP 061: Maximizing Efficiency with Johnny Brooke from Crafted Workshop

9/4/2018
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Today we’re talking with one of our good friends, Johnny Brooke from Crafted Workshop. Johnny has really come on strong with his YouTube channel and done a great job at working with sponsors early and often in an organic way for his audience. He also hammers home the content week in and week out. We […] The post MFP 061: Maximizing Efficiency with Johnny Brooke from Crafted Workshop appeared first on MADE FOR PROFIT.

Duration:01:05:33