51:2 Can automation prevent burnout? - Cat Burchmore
The Agency Trailblazer Podcast
by Lee Matthew Jackson
4M ago
Overwhelmed, overworked, on the brink of burnout? Agency life is known for its fast pace and demanding clients, and I know from personal experience how burnout can completely de-rail you. As I slowly return recovery, I invited Cat Burchmore onto the podcast to help me learn how I could prevent burnout as a business owner by leaning on automation more. In this episode we explore how implementing automation strategies can help you avoid burnout and take control of your well-being. Cat shares her insights on how automating tasks like client onboarding, invoicing, and project management can free u ..read more
Visit website
51:1 Journey of a freelancer to agency owner - Brent Weaver
The Agency Trailblazer Podcast
by Lee Matthew Jackson
4M ago
Struggling to break out of the feast and famine cycle? Do you feel like you're constantly putting out fires and not making the progress you want in your business? Brent is a seasoned agency owner who started his first digital agency at the tender age of 17. In this episode, he shares his journey of navigating the challenges of running an agency, from landing his first clients to eventually selling his business not once, but twice. Full show notes: https://trailblazer.fm/freelancer-to-agency-owner/ Free training: https://ugurus.com/launch-live-training/?utm_source=affiliate&utm_medium=leeja ..read more
Visit website
50:7 Is time tracking actually holding you back? - Ilia Markov
The Agency Trailblazer Podcast
by Lee Matthew Jackson
8M ago
Time tracking is often seen as a necessary evil - something that takes time away from doing client work or feels like micromanaging employees. In this episode I interview Ilia from Toggl to discover why those assumptions are wrong. We discuss real-world examples of how time tracking provides valuable data to help agencies work more efficiently, provide better project estimates, optimise team members' time, identify profitable versus unprofitable clients, and ultimately achieve better profitability and work-life balance. Ilia shares tips on how agency owners can implement time tracking in a way ..read more
Visit website
50:6 Hard-won lessons from an agency leader - Jon Tsourakis
The Agency Trailblazer Podcast
by Lee Matthew Jackson
8M ago
Running an agency is tough, but invaluable lessons can be learned from those who've spent years growing in the trenches. In this episode, I sat down with Jon Tsourakis, a veteran agency owner of over 15 years, who doesn't look a day over 30. (Had to say that in case he reads this.) As the founder of Oyova, Jon has led his digital marketing agency from humble beginnings to a thriving team of 30. He's made mistakes, evolved his offerings, and learned countless tips for building an agency poised for longevity. In an honest, insightful conversation, Jon shares the failures, adaptations, and wins h ..read more
Visit website
50:5 Stop getting buried by search engines - Jason Barnard
The Agency Trailblazer Podcast
by Lee Matthew Jackson
8M ago
Do you feel like your website or brand is lost in the endless sea of search engine results? Does it seem like no matter what you do, you just can't break onto page one or get those coveted top rankings? Well, today's guest, Jason Barnard is here to help you finally stop getting buried by search engines. Known as the "Brand SERP Guy," Jason is an international authority on managing brand search optimisation and online reputation. In this info-packed episode, he shares insider tips to take control of how you appear on Google, Bing, and other search platforms. Full show notes: https://trailblazer ..read more
Visit website
50:4 Your ideal clients' obvious choice? - Helen Knight
The Agency Trailblazer Podcast
by Lee Matthew Jackson
8M ago
Are you struggling to attract high-paying clients who see the immense value in what you offer? Do you find yourself exhaustively pitching potential clients who just don't get what makes you different? In this eye-opening episode, Helen Knight joins us to share her proven framework for positioning yourself as the obvious choice for your ideal clients. You'll discover new ways to identify and align with your dream clients, create offers tailored specifically to their needs, and leverage social media to establish yourself as the go-to expert in your niche.  Full show notes: https://trailblaz ..read more
Visit website
50:3 The low cash growth hack - Zara and Aaron - Choppity
The Agency Trailblazer Podcast
by Lee Matthew Jackson
8M ago
Struggling to build your business? Cash strapped and wish you had investment? What if I told you, you already have everything you need to build an exciting and growing business? Meet Zara and Aaron, the founders of Choppity. They are building their business in public, keeping costs razor thin and laser focusing on their niche. The results are difficult to deny! A powerful solution, tonnes of potential, and a growing MRR. Full show notes: https://trailblazer.fm/low-cash-growth ..read more
Visit website
50:2 Most free courses get ignored. But these don't! - Shiven Dhania
The Agency Trailblazer Podcast
by Lee Matthew Jackson
8M ago
The vast sea of online courses makes it challenging for any one course to stand out. But what if there's a method that not only grabs attention but also ensures course completion, builds trust, and positions you as an expert they can't wait to buy from? In this episode, we unravel the secret sauce behind course delivery that people are ignoring. Discover the transformative power of email-delivered courses and why they're growing in popularity. Learn how this simple shift in delivery can skyrocket course completion rates, deliver value to participants, and nudge them toward the right purchase ..read more
Visit website
50:1 The website manual that makes clients stick - Kyle Van Deusen
The Agency Trailblazer Podcast
by Lee Matthew Jackson
8M ago
Do you ever feel like your web agency is stuck in a cycle of one-and-done projects? You deliver an exceptional website, only to watch the client fade away, turning what could have been a fruitful, ongoing collaboration into a fleeting transaction. But what if there was a way to turn that one-time project into a long-term partnership? In this episode, we explore an often-overlooked tool that can transform your client relationships and significantly boost your agency's recurring revenue. Providing a website owners manual with web builds can help educate clients on what is involved in keeping the ..read more
Visit website
49:8 - Make a living designing logos - Ian Paget
The Agency Trailblazer Podcast
by Lee Matthew Jackson
8M ago
Struggling to make logo design pay? In this episode, we meet Ian Paget, the man behind Logo Geek, who turned his passion for logo design into profit. I ask: What does it take to go all in on logos? What can we learn from others? How can we improve our skills? How do we keep motivated? Ian delivers! Full show notes: https://trailblazer.fm/make-a-living-designing-logos ..read more
Visit website

Follow The Agency Trailblazer Podcast on FeedSpot

Continue with Google
Continue with Apple
OR