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The Builder's Journey

Feb 28, 2021

If you’re a contractor, sometimes it might feel like you’re alone in your fight to get more business or to keep going, but thankfully, you’re not. Tom Reber of the Contractor Fight joins Alex today to remind everyone we’re capable of greatness and “a rising tide lifts all boats” because the more we look out for each other, the better!   

In this episode, Alex and Tom talk about…

  • To swear or not to swear and showing up as yourself daily
  • Suicide awareness and self-care
  • Owning your stuff and getting clear on what you need to do
  • What Tom can share about his upcoming HGTV show  
  • Knowing when to use intensity and empathy 
  • Benefits of podcasting 
  • Being a marketer with a painting problem and vice versa
  • Pod Decks questions and answers
  • What it means to build a safe environment as a leader  
  • Why clarity and consistency will get you what you want 


Tom Reber’s Bio:

Tom Reber is the leader of The Contractor Fight. The world's most impactful community fighting to bring respect back to the trades.

  • He’s an HGTV host, entrepreneur, coach, and former contractor with thousands of projects under his belt.
  • Tom’s direct and passionate approach has helped tens of thousands of home improvement contractors around the world to stop stealing from their families.
  • Tom inspires others to own their crap, come clean and walk into their fears so that they can live their maximum potential and abandon mediocrity.

Links to resources:


The Contractor Fight


Contractor Sales Academy


Episode 192: Podcasting for Contractors with Travis Brown



Pod Decks "Never podcast without them"!  Alex Mintling - World Famous Podcaster

National Suicide Prevent-ion Lifeline 1-800-273-8255

Colorado Crisis Services 1-844-493-8255


St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital


Travis Brown & Team


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