Chad Jeffries, co-owner of Brick City Painting and Drywall, discusses his journey from subcontractor to co-owner of his business. Brick City Painting and Drywall does over $3 million in annual revenue, and Chad has had to grow as a person and a leader in order to effectively run his company. A staunch believer in the power of emotional intelligence, Chad runs masterclasses with his team to improve their culture, communication, and overall morale. Coming from a subcontractor background, Chad appreciates the importance of demonstrating respect for your employees, and he has worked hard to ingrain that sense of professionalism in all aspects of his business.
- Chad's journey from sub-contractor to co-owner
- The importance of emotional intelligence, and the benefits your company can gain from focusing on it
- What employees want from a leader and a company, and how to give it to them
- How to shift your mindset from being a painter to being a businessman