EP34 Greg Miller Explains How Being Patient and Trusting the Process Leads To Building A Successful Business
In this episode of DYB, Steve gets the chance to chat with Greg Miller; Owner & Operator of Green Pro Painting in Greenville, South Carolina.
Originally hailing from New York, Greg moved south to start his painting company and take advantage of the lower cost of living.
After starting with residential repaint, Greg has converted entirely to commercial painting and continues to grow.
WHAT YOU’LL LEARN:
-The importance of taking on the right jobs.
-How to overcome the mental hurdles of being called “painter.”
-The difference in northern & southern painting markets.
-How to grow a painting crew properly without overwhelm.
“EQ is more important and more valuable than IQ.”
“If you keep an eye on your pennies, your dollars will take care of themselves.”
“Trust the process and be patient.”
“The only one you’re in competition with is yourself.”
“You’ve gotta do what you’ve gotta do.”
[8:52] How did Greg get started in painting?
[27:28] What part does culture play in Greg’s company?
[30:42] How to vet employees from within the company
[32:31] What book are Greg’s favorite right now?
[40:40] How to read books faster
LINKS & RESOURCES MENTIONED IN THIS EPISODE:
Scott Loller DYB Episode
Built to Sell — John Warrillow
Blink — Malcolm Gladwell
Outliers — Malcolm Gladwell
The E Myth Revisited — Michael Gerber
The 4 Hour Work Week — Tim Ferris
Rich Dad, Poor Dad — Robert Kiyosaki
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