"Nowadays, we try to track everything a lot closer to be able to get a better perspective."
"I’d like to be a company that people are excited to work with."
"I was born into a family business where there’s an obligation to help the family business at times."
"My ideal client is someone who recognizes the value of quality."
"Some of the best advice whether personal or professional-- suit up, show up."
In this episode of Shaping the Future Podcast, Gregg interviews Robert Waddell, president of Waddell Painting, Inc.
Robert’s painting business was passed down to him from his father, putting him in a position to not only learn how to keep a family name alive, but how to reshape that family name to fit modern needs.
[01:20] Robert’s passion for creating a better future for everyone around him
[02:16] How preparing for a rainy day kept Robert’s business afloat during the recession of 2008
[06:55] The difficulty in finding the right employees and the importance of keeping a presence online
[12:13] Why Waddell Painting was formed and why it’s in business today
[15:31] How being present in your day to day life allows you to aim higher and with more precision