Blue Collar Nation

By Eric and Larry

Eric and Larry of morningtechmeeting.com, have years of blue collar service business ownership. They know, all too well, that running a blue collar business is not for the faint of heart. For that reason, the Blue Collar Nation Podcast is dedicated to making the lives blue collar service business better. With humor and an unfailing optimism, Larry and Eric invite guests from all areas to the blue collar world to share ideas and help owners run their businesses more effectively.

  1. 1.
    Does your business look like your dream?
    14:06
  2. 2.
    Morning Tech Meeting Story
    58:56
  3. 3.
    Business is Theater
    45:27
  4. 4.
    Local Marketing Strategies for Service Businesses
    55:03
  5. 5.
    Local Marketing Strategies for Service Businesses: Part 2
    46:13
  6. 6.
    The 5 Factors that Limit Growth w/ special guest Darrin Preece
    1:10:08
  7. 7.
    Strategies to Create a Better Business
    26:59
  8. 8.
    Knowing Your Numbers with Darrin Preece of RAD Consulting
    1:06:05
  1. 9.
    Developing Leaders Within Your Company With Andrew Acker
    1:10:27
  2. 10.
    Drive to Las Vegas - Why the owner is usually the problem!
    27:34
  3. 11.
    Online Marketing Strategies w/ Derek Preece and Katie Harris of S.O.S. Digital Marketing
    36:06
  4. 12.
    How to Buy a Commercial Building and Create Wealth with Dave Neault of KW Commercial real estate
    48:20
  5. 13.
    How a Good Company Culture Improves Workplace Safety w/ Charles Kurtek of BBSI
    1:05:05
  6. 14.
    The Power of Community with Howard Partridge
    29:16
  7. 15.
    How to Stay Healthy in the Blue Collar Trades w/ Dr. Tony Ratkovic
    1:00:16
  8. 16.
    How to Qualify for a Home Mortgage to Build Wealth
    48:17
  9. 17.
    How Techs Affect Your Profits and Happiness
    1:20:36
  10. 18.
    IICRC Instructor Bruce DeLoatch on Systems Building
    58:07
  11. 19.
    Mark Dent: Journalist for The Hustle, New York Times, and NPR on the future of the Blue Collar Trades
    40:50
  12. 20.
    Thanksgiving Special: Eric and Larry Talk Books
    42:35
  13. 21.
    How to Succeed in Life w/ Thomas Blackwell
    59:18
  14. 22.
    Ironman, Business Man, Family Man: Guy LaRocque on How to Get the Most Out of Life
    1:03:01
  15. 23.
    Environmental Testing with Peter Lyons
    1:25:21
  16. 24.
    2020 Goals and How to Reach Them
    36:10
  17. 25.
    Bill Yeadon on the 5 Best Business Books of All Time
    1:13:34
  18. 26.
    The 1 Thing That Keeps Companies From Growing
    57:39
  19. 27.
    Introduction to Blue Collar Titans
    36:33
  20. 28.
    Success Habits for Entrepreneurs 🎙️
    33:04
  21. 29.
    Demystifying Mold with Peter Lyons
    1:03:17
  22. 30.
    Salesman Extraordinaire Mason Tomaino on Growing Your Business
    1:18:02
  23. 31.
    Profit First for Contractors w/ Shawn Van Dyke
    1:22:44
  24. 32.
    Developing a Blue Collar Sales Team with Jeff Langenwalter
    1:19:12
  25. 33.
    Xactimate Pricing and Avoiding Litigation with Ed Cross
    1:20:39
  26. 34.
    SPECIAL EDITION: Larry and Eric Address How to Cope with Business Uncertainty
    10:41
  27. 35.
    SPECIAL EDITION: Larry and Eric discuss not letting negative emotions take over.
    14:12
  28. 36.
    SPECIAL EDITION: John Akhoian of Rooter Hero has a message for the service industry.
    12:00
  29. 37.
    SPECIAL EDITION: Al Levi talks about dealing with your financials and creditors in hard times.
    31:52
  30. 38.
    Brand Yourself as the Expert and Build Your Company w/ Kevin and Annissa Coy
    1:08:27
  31. 39.
    SPECIAL EDITION: Cheri Perry Knows Entrepreneurs Are Wired for This!
    11:30
  32. 40.
    SPECIAL EDITION: John "The Hitman" Braun
    14:24
  33. 41.
    SPECIAL EDITION: Wise Counsel from Shawn Van Dyke
    13:52
  34. 42.
    SPECIAL EDITION: Kevin and Annissa Coy : Restoration Experts
    22:54
  35. 43.
    SPECIAL EDITION: Tersh Blissett with Guerrilla Marketing Tips for Service Businesses
    15:02
  36. 44.
    SPECIAL EDITION: Skylar Lewis on How to Thrive in Adversity
    12:49
  37. 45.
    SPECIAL EDITION: Tom Ziglar on being STRONGER in the face of adversity
    31:05
  38. 46.
    SPECIAL EDITION: Brett Gilliland of Elite Entrepreneurs on Leading in Troubling Times
    18:17
  39. 47.
    SPECIAL EDITION: Howard Partridges 5 Point Message to ALL Business Owners
    22:54
  40. 48.
    SPECIAL EDITION: Tony Miklaszewski on How to Get the Phone to Ring with Press Releases
    14:31
  41. 49.
    SPECIAL EDITION: How to Properly Communicate with Clients During This Crisis w/ Derek Preece and Katie Harris
    16:46
  42. 50.
    SPECIAL EDITION: Joe Kowalski of ServiceMonster. Blue Collar's Philosopher.
    31:32

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