Business Benchmark Group Podcast

Entrepreneurship

The Business Benchmark Group Podcast, hosted by Stefan Kazakis, gives business owners insight and advice delivered by some of the best business coaches in Australia. We're dedicated to helping all business owners create and sustain, easy-to-run and profitable businesses that enhance their lives. Tune into recordings from live events, interviews with business owners who are kicking goals and discussions with thought leaders.

Location:

United States

Description:

The Business Benchmark Group Podcast, hosted by Stefan Kazakis, gives business owners insight and advice delivered by some of the best business coaches in Australia. We're dedicated to helping all business owners create and sustain, easy-to-run and profitable businesses that enhance their lives. Tune into recordings from live events, interviews with business owners who are kicking goals and discussions with thought leaders.

Language:

English

Contact:

+61 3 9001 0878


Episodes

Gala Award Winners - Board Year 2 Program Business of the Year Interview (Elysium Built)

1/24/2023
Welcome to the 5th episode of the Gala Award Winner podcast! Together with Stefan Kazakis, Founder and CEO of Business Benchmark Group, we are interviewing Paul Gay, the Director at Elysium Built and the Board Year 2 Program Business of the Year, discussing their business success. Learn how to think strategically about your business. Go stream it now!

Duration:01:00:05

Gala Award Winners - Board Year 1 Program Business of the Year Interview (Jem Freeman)

1/19/2023
We’re back with another episode of the Gala Award Winner podcast! This time Stefan Kazakis, Founder and CEO of Business Benchmark Group, will be talking with Jem Freeman, Director of Like Butter, and Sarah Bowman, Business Manager at Like Butter and the Board Year 1 Program Business of the Year, about their business’s success. Learn how to think strategically about your business. Go stream it now!

Duration:00:44:46

Gala Award Winners - University Program Business of the Year (Mitchell Hayes)

1/10/2023
Listen to episode 3 of the Gala Award Winner podcast, where Stefan Kazakis, Founder and CEO of Business Benchmark Group, are interviewing creative entrepreneurs. Together with Mitchell Hayes, General Manager at Hayespower Electrics, the University Program Business of the Year, we will discuss their business’s success. Learn how to think strategically about your business. Go stream it now!

Duration:00:39:34

Gala Award Winners - University Program Business of the Year (Beau Bugeja)

1/3/2023
Listen in for business strategies and interviews with small business experts on our latest podcast episodes. Stefan Kazakis, Founder and CEO of Business Benchmark Group, will be hosting Episode 2 of the Gala Award Winner Interview Series, this time with Beau Bugeja, Director of Beaumade Builds, the award winner of the University Program Business of the Year for 2022. Learn how to think strategically about your business. Go stream it now!

Duration:00:40:05

Gala Award Winners - Academy Program Business of the Year Interview (Bradley Roberts)

12/27/2022
We've just released a very special episode for the Gala Award Winner Interviews Series, Episode 1. Together with Stefan Kazakis, Founder and CEO of Business Benchmark Group, hear how Bradley Roberts, Director of Bradley Alan Build, won the Academy Program Business of the Year for 2022. Learn how to think strategically about your business. Go stream it now!

Duration:00:43:31

Interview with Julie Quinton from Quinton's SUPA IGA | Tradies Success S01, EP15

12/27/2022
Julie Quinton shares her genuinely touching and inspiring personal story of her business life. Without any prior experience in the business, Julie took on the challenge of taking over the family business to ensure Brian’s legacy continued for the next generation of family members. Listen to Julie share all her challenges since becoming a business owner. Know how she achieved so much, how she set up the business for success and her plans for the future. This is your chance to hear the...

Duration:00:39:24

Exit Strategies & Succession Planning | Tradies Success S01, EP14

12/20/2022
What does it take to actually work and continuously move forward, the ups and downs - the journey that's an exit strategy and succession plan? There's so much investment or learning that needs to be done and created, to ensure that you're working and ultimately delivering on what is a choice. This is your chance to hear the conversation of successful trade business owners. Don’t miss it.

Duration:00:29:11

Partnerships vs Alternatives | Tradies Success S01, EP13

12/13/2022
The ultimate essence of partnership is the understanding of who's doing what by when but at a very higher level because the stakes are so much high. As I always say, all my problems today started out as a great idea; and partnerships in most cases are exactly that. This is your chance to hear the conversation of successful trade business owners. Don’t miss it.

Duration:00:20:40

Interview with Bek McMillian - Gourmet Living Owner | Tradies Success S01, EP12

12/6/2022
A bit of a story is what you'll expect from this episode today. It resonates with most businesses because we all begin somewhere; with that start and that grind. Bek shares with her some great experiences on: - How she dealt with the business issues - How she increased revenue - Better time management system - Better accountability and - Better understanding of her target market This is your chance to hear the conversation of successful trade business owners. Don’t miss it.

Duration:00:27:23

Tradie Hour Episode 1 Podcast Audio

12/1/2022
Tradie Hour Episode 1 Podcast Audio by Business Benchmark Group

Duration:00:49:11

The Most Successful Business Model in the World | Tradies Success S01, EP11

11/29/2022
The basics of the most successful business model in the world regardless of the industry, regardless of size - it all comes down to how you actually build a repeat and referral-based business. Stefan explains further how we do that: - It's simple - it's an attitude; - It comes down to consistency. Of consistently really being clear about what is it that our clients really want This is your chance to hear the conversation of successful trade business owners. Don’t miss it.

Duration:00:17:58

Smart Discussion with Tristan Wise & Tony Welsh (H2Pro) | Tradies Success S01, EP10

11/22/2022
Close relationship with time management, the tools, and the freedom that they created; these business owners made all those things look easy in handling their own "GM time." Listen to how they can help you: - Allocate on your business and - Ensuring with clarity and thinking, you're making a decision that's gonna make a difference This is your chance to hear the conversation of successful trade business owners. Don’t miss it.

Duration:00:30:55

Intellectual Interview with Ben & Emma Stallworthy | Tradies Success S01, EP08

11/15/2022
Setting goals and retaining customers - while these are some of the struggles many trades business owners encounter, our guests have taken and managed these in a smart way. Ben and Emma Stallworthy, together with Stefan, shares: - The growing of a business at a late twenties - Where to go about setting goals - Where to go and how to go to the next level This is your chance to hear the conversation of successful trade business owners. Don’t miss it.

Duration:00:29:28

Business Diversification: Depth, Not Breadth | Tradies Success S01, EP09

11/15/2022
Diversification, and not just being opportunistic! When it comes to business, we're looking at how to add value and diversify our product or service with an add-on - an additional bit and piece to result in something that goes a little deeper and a little more meaningful; resulting in long-term success in customer retention. Stefan takes us to a learning on: - How to go further in-depth to build the tears of customer - How to stay focused and committed to an outcome - How to take local...

Duration:00:32:23

Special Episode: Classroom Of Hope | Business Benchmark Group

11/8/2022
Duncan Ward - Founder and CEO of Classroom of Hope recently joined Stefan Kazakis for a chat ahead of our 2022 fundraising gala. Duncan was raised in South Africa and says he is Nelson Mandela’s number one fan. From that stems his belief that ‘education is the most powerful weapon that we can use to change the world. So how does one man go from being a sweeper of London Bridge Station to today being an inspirational leader of Classroom of Hope. Duncan shares with Stefan his biggest learnings...

Duration:00:52:28

Partnerships - The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly | Tradies Success S01, EP07

11/1/2022
Getting advanced and mature in thinking if a brick wall is about to hit; what should be done about it, how does that look? So the good, the bad, and the ugly in making partnerships is about to unfold. These things leave scars—it challenges trust and taints your view of being open and honest and it ensures vulnerability, and if not considered, you can feel that the world has turned against you. In this episode, Stefan helps us to know more about: - What we may want to be looking for in...

Duration:00:29:50

Vision vs Execution | Tradies Success S01, EP06

10/25/2022
Everybody has a vision—everybody wants to go to heaven. When it comes to execution, we ask questions like, "where is the consistency?," "how do we slowly but surely work towards that space called - "I am moving towards my vision," "I am achieving my goals," "I am hitting my targets?" In this episode, Stefan discusses: - Being accountable for the actions that are part of the plan - What it takes to be an outcome-based thinking individual This is your chance to hear the conversation of...

Duration:00:23:59

Being Brilliant at the Basics | Tradies Success S01, EP05

10/19/2022
How do we keep on doing better! Getting up is a decision to make; it's a decision you do when you wake up this morning to get in your car, and go to your place of productivity and contribution. In this episode, Stefan discusses: - Servicing another delighted customer - Being brilliant at the basics - Being consistent at doing better This is your chance to hear the conversation of successful trade business owners. Don’t miss it.

Duration:00:26:35

Lessons in Business | Tradies Success S01, EP04

10/12/2022
Growth -- giving us a business insight today into what it takes to go from, to keep on backing it up as often as we need to remain constant in business. In this episode, Stefan, with Brendan Dover, discusses: - Continuously innovating - Remarkable difference in the attitude/mindset of what you do daily This is your chance to hear the conversation of successful trade business owners. Don’t miss it.

Duration:00:45:50

Traffic Diversions Group Interview | Tradies Success S01, EP03

10/5/2022
What it's like to be partners and be clear about your roles and responsibilities. In this episode, Stefan, with Traffic Diversions Group, discusses: - Traffic control - Traffic management This is your chance to hear the conversation of successful trade business owners. Don’t miss it.

Duration:00:41:46