Intentional Growth

--- Ryan Tansom ---

Intentional Growth™ is a podcast for entrepreneurs and business owners wanting to clarify a path toward a more valuable business and turn their vision into reality. Weekly, content-rich episodes provide you with information on how to get clear on what you want from the business and why, the way companies are valued, strategies to increase that value, and the variety of ways you can transition your role or exit your ownership. From technical episodes dissecting the inner-workings of private equity and ESOPs to intense discussions with authors and thought leaders like Gino Wickman, John Warrillow, Jack Stack, Todd Herman, Chris Yeh and Alan Beaulieu, this podcast is full of information you need to stay competitive in today’s market. The goal of the show? To help entrepreneurs enjoy work, create wealth and make an impact. By creating sustainable, predictable, and transferable cash flow, you will create a valuable company that gives you choices to grow, acquire, reinvest, or exit and live the life you planned for — all with intention.

Brought to you by Ryan Tansom of Intentional Growth

Latest Episodes…

  1. How to Sell a Professional Services Firm for Top Dollar

    Pamela Dennis is the author of one of 2016’s best books on exit planning, so we’re super-excited to get her on the podcast.  She has her own exit story to tell us about and then was able to package what she learned into a book that is practical and easy to read. Pamela ...


  2. How to Minimize Taxes When Selling a Business

    After long service as a United States Air Force officer, Todd transitioned to independent practice in family wealth services in 1992. He specializes in asset protection planning and complex tax planning for families that own middle-market companies. In particular, he focuses on tax mitigation for business dispositions. Todd collaborates with ...


  3. Building a Business Legacy

    What an amazing conversation I was able to have with Andrew Warner; a man who certainly knows his way around business podcasts, having done over 1,300 interviews himself via his own platform on Mixergy. Andrew was MORE than generous because, even with a 2 week old at home, he spent an hour with me ...


  4. You Can’t Increase Business Value by Making Cuts

    Our guest this week had to face up to tragedy and the realization that she owned a worthless company before turning things around to make the perfect exit. When her husband unexpectedly died, Kathleen Ferry had no option but to take over his business – a business that was struggling to ...


  5. How Great Entrepreneurs Exit Their Companies on Top

    Bo Burlingham is an absolute hero.  He was Editor at Large at INC. Magazine for years, Author of some of the business book classics like The Great Game of Business, Small Giants, Street Smarts and the Finish Big. His insights in Finish Big on how the greatest entrepreneurs exit on top lead ...