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Discover industry insights, expert advice, and best practices that will help your home service business succeed faster!

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Discover industry insights, expert advice, and best practices that will help your home service business succeed faster!

Skilled Trades Need Effective Training Cultures candy-cunningham

Skilled Trades Need Effective Training Cultures

February 5, 2024

Skilled trades workers’ training is essential for home service industries, driving recruiting, retention, and overall productivity. Incorporating evolving methods like online learning and simulations enhances effectiveness, while a strategic and ongoing training culture proves vital for long-term success.

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HVAC Chats Recorded at the January BDR Conference, SPARK - bruce wiseman and kim archer

HVAC Chats: Recorded at the January BDR Conference, SPARK

February 2, 2024

In this episode of HVAC Chats, Contracting Business’s Terry McIver interviewed BDR’s co-founder and CEO, Bruce Wiseman and BDR President Kim Archer, to learn about the company’s origins as a leading contractor support group, how they find their many coaches and trainers, and a word about SPARK 2025.

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Top Home Services Training Provider Announces BDR U+ Program to Help Contractors Retain Competitive Advantage

February 1, 2024

BDR launched BDR U+, a flexible training voucher program for professionals in home services. This annual voucher-based service, an extension of BDR University, offers businesses the opportunity to access industry-leading knowledge and training for their teams at the best rates.

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Stories of Profit & Growth - "Having a Second Set of Eyes on our Business has Been Amazing!"

The Power of a Second Set of Eyes

January 29, 2024

Learn more about how owner James Beyer and the team at Beyer Plumbing leveraged BDR’s Profit Coaching and insight from their coaching team to implement improvements in financials and operations along with clear pathways for career progression for their team!

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Success Strategies for Your Business Journey | Five Minutes Forward

January 22, 2024

BDR Profit Coach Advisor John Tobin joins Angie Swartz to discuss the book “The Go-Giver: A Little Story About a Powerful Business Idea” on this episode of Five Minutes Forward!

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How Reframing Your Mindset Can Lead to Greater Success Prime Resources Podcast.

How Reframing Your Mindset Can Lead to Greater Success

January 18, 2024

In this episode of Prime Resources Podcast, BDR Head Coach Sean Schmidt explores the transformative power of reframing one’s mindset, emphasizing its imperative role in unlocking personal and professional growth. Join us as we explore the nuances of changing one’s mindset and its profound impact on achieving greater success.

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Home Service Pros Ignite New Year at BDR’s SPARK 2024

January 18, 2024

BDR offers a unique opportunity for contractors and service leaders to energize their businesses, empower their teams, and elevate their results.

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Leveraging the Power of Financing in Your Service Department

December 18, 2023

In this Prime Partners Podcast episode, GoodLeap’s Chad Martin and Rick Cupples discuss the current consumer demand, the underutilization of financing in service calls, and its potential as a daily tool for enhancing customer satisfaction and business growth. Listen to discover best practices, team training, and the unique features of GoodLeap’s financing platform that can transform your business.

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Gathering With Purpose | Five Minutes Forward

December 12, 2023

BDR Events Coordinator Allison Kourkos joined Angie Swartz to discuss Priya Parker’s book “The Art of Gathering: How We Meet and Why it Matters” on this episode of Five Minutes Forward!

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Using Training to Fill Gaps and Address Trends

December 11, 2023

Discover more about how Tony Meier and the team at Meier Supply Company built solid and lasting relationships with their dealers through customized training programs and then were able to measure the impact on dealer growth.

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