Spectora Spotlight with Kevin Wagstaff
Do you KYN home inspectors?! JT back again to drop wisdom…

Do you KYN home inspectors?! JT back again to drop wisdom…

July 28, 2022

JT is always a treat. He's one of those guys that seems like he's got it all figured out. This time we get into:  

  • His acceptance into the Enterprise level of IEB
  • Using Spectora Advanced for both of his companies
  • Self-improvement
  • KYN (Know Your Numbers!)
  • Training & personality assessments
  • How he's thinking about growth, digital vs. Realtors

If you want to see JT's impressive companies, you can find them below:

Central Florida Building Inspectors: www.cfbinspect.com
Elite Mold Services: www.moldinspect.org
”Let me be your 3rd inspector” - Trish Wise on content, Google Reviews & more

”Let me be your 3rd inspector” - Trish Wise on content, Google Reviews & more

July 21, 2022

Trish is practical and effective. She got agent lists, created content, did "fireside chats" and got Google Reviews! And she's building an amazing business up in Canada. Listen in and Kevin and Trish talk about her first inspection, getting a big ole list of agents, creating content, training and more!

 

You can connect with Trish at her website - https://www.wiseonhomeinspections.com/ or wiseonhomeinspections@gmail.com

Your clients want a home consultant! See how Inspect Canada handles their biz

Your clients want a home consultant! See how Inspect Canada handles their biz

July 7, 2022

In this month's Spectora Spotlight, we got the Inspect Canada team to talk about their journey in the Canadian home inspection market, creating content to grow and how to wow client's with true home consultant services.

You can connect with Dave and his team at their website - https://inspect.ca/

 

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Recession proofing your business through partnerships - Spectora Team

Recession proofing your business through partnerships - Spectora Team

June 2, 2022

On today's episode we have special guests Mike Wagstaff and Liz Devine. You know Mike (co-founder and CEO) but Liz is a talented Product Manager at Spectora that's running our partnerships program. We have always been all about looking forward and finding ways to elevate our industry. This is one of the ways our industry is transforming in real time. 

They talk about:

  • The state of the industry and how it relates to clients, data, leads and monetization for inspectors
  • Spectora's stance on ethical ways home inspectors can and should benefit
  • The needs of the modern homebuyer
  • How our industry will evolve in the coming years and how you can be ahead of the curve

What do you think about the future? How can we position and protect home inspectors by participating in this sea change? Shoot Liz an email with what you think at Liz@Spectora.com or write into our chat, we'd love to hear your thoughts.

5 takeaways from the IEB Unite home inspector conference - Mini episode

5 takeaways from the IEB Unite home inspector conference - Mini episode

May 21, 2022

The Spectora team always enjoys being a sponsor at the IEB Unite conference. What the team enjoys the most is sitting in on the sessions and soaking up the knowledge of the biggest and best in the industry.

Kevin gives you his 5 key takeaways from his notes on the conference.

Why staying small can be very profitable in home inspections - Zac Knoblauch

Why staying small can be very profitable in home inspections - Zac Knoblauch

May 21, 2022

In this month's Spectora Spotlight, Zac Knoblauch talks about staying small and the benefits of running a very profitable 1 man home inspection company.

They also get into:

  • Importance of websites, branding and social media
  • The economy and slowdown
  • Tacos 🌮
  • Reports
  • Spectora Connect and the future of subscription revenue for inspectors

You can connect with Zac at his website or on his Instagram account.

 

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Conquering your local market, using social media & future state of the industry

Conquering your local market, using social media & future state of the industry

April 29, 2022

Adam is on the first team nice guy list in the home inspection industry. Adam has a thoughtful chat with Kevin about using social media & CRMs, his small town approach and how he sees his company helping homeowners past the inspection.

They also get into:

- How Actions is the best thing that happened to him (Spectora Advanced)

- Future state of the industry

- Websites, communication & efficiency

- You can get in touch with Adam at his website

 

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Taking a journey through the first year as a home inspector

Taking a journey through the first year as a home inspector

April 27, 2022

Josh tells Kevin his story of getting into the home inspection industry, the ups and downs and how he approaches client service, empathy and buyer psychology.

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Inspecting million dollar 2nd homes + firing crazy people

Inspecting million dollar 2nd homes + firing crazy people

March 21, 2022

This was a fun conversation with Stephen Saturno out of Lake Tahoe/Truckee, CA. We get into a few fun topics:

  • What it's like inspecting million dollar/2nd homes
  • Charging higher prices
  • Dealing with unreasonable clients
  • Handling growth & hiring
  • The future of the industry

🗣 Talk to a real person about Spectora: https://bit.ly/2Xk1r48

 

📲 Get the full version of the app for five free inspections: https://bit.ly/3BOphUq

 

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You can’t grow your way out of a bad business model - Hyde Anderson

You can’t grow your way out of a bad business model - Hyde Anderson

March 11, 2022

Hyde is one of the clear thinkers in the industry. He has a vision for scalable growth and has accomplished a ton in 5 years.

Kevin and Hyde cover SO much in this one, so buckle in.

  • "Chuck in a truck days
  • Early days of using Spectora
  • Growth lessons and do-overs
  • Get your marketing and branding game tight
  • Never repeat yourself
  • How using Spectora landed 1000 inspections
  • IEB and the future of the industry
  • Contractor referrals

🗣 Talk to a real person about Spectora: https://bit.ly/2Xk1r48

 

📲 Get the full version of the app for five free inspections: https://bit.ly/3BOphUq

 

🚀 Bundle a year of the app with a custom website: https://bit.ly/30x9NXp

 

🚨 Not subscribed to the pod yet? Shame! Go do it! We're on Apple & Google Podcasts & Spotify. Click follow or subscribe! This keeps us motivated to keep doing more of this.

 

🤓 Got ideas for guests? Send 'em our way through the chat bubble or email Kevin@Spectora.com Not using Spectora? See what the biggest and best companies are saying - https://bit.ly/2YDDLZg

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