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The Builder Nuggets Podcast

Feb 22, 2022

Being an entrepreneur can be a grind. Mike Malatesta learned this the hard way. He endured tragedy and failure - then shifted. Now a best-selling author - he’s on a mission to help other business owners get unstuck

Show highlights include:

  • Why a soul-sucking boss is a blessing in disguise (6:26) 
  • How knowing the 4 phases of building a business fast tracks your results and shrinks your hiccups (12:02) 
  • The insidious “Valley of Uncertainty” which can bankrupt your construction business (and how to avoid this trap) (13:18) 
  • 2 simple ways to have a breakthrough in your business that lets you “print” money and freedom (16:21) 
  • Why ruthless selfishness helps you unstuck yourself with any business problem you’re facing (19:08) 
  • The sneaky way selflessness is an excuse to justify your business failures (19:49) 
  • Why burying yourself in your business without seeking outside help is a recipe for a premature death (24:44) 
  • The counterintuitive reason asking for help actually gives you more control over your future (29:49) 

You can grab Mike’s book, Owner Shift, and find more helpful content about building your business on his site

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