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. #249: From a Burned Down Building to a Multi-Million Dollar Sale to Private Equity [Part 1: The Growth Story]

    TIn part one of a two-part series, we dive into the growth challenges early entrepreneurs face, including the mindset we have to be prepared to have to be successful. Today’s guest knows all about adapting his mindset to meet his needs. Dave Hoeffel is a local Twin-Cities ...


  2. #248: Build a Business that Creates the Life You Want to Live

    What are the biggest challenges all entrepreneurs face? The answer may surprise you. Today’s show focuses on how to build wealth and create fulfillment while avoiding burnout. Austin Brawner — host of The Ecommerce Influence Podcast and founder of the ecommerce entrepreneur’s community, The Coalition — makes a great case ...


  3. #247: How Clarity of Vision, Certainty of Intent and Powerful Values Impact Leadership and Personal Greatness

    Today, we’ll be talking with Warren Rustand who has a lengthy career giving advice and running, growing and selling companies. Not only has he helped small, private businesses and taken multi-billion dollar companies public, but he has also worked alongside President Ford. Having successfully survived everything the market and life has ...


  4. #246: What does it take for a company to survive for 100 years in the United States?

    There are few clubs as elite as the Century Club, and today’s guest is going to share what it takes to get there. Vicki TenHaken focused her career on the factors that make companies long-lived and boiled them down to five key things Century Club companies do consistently: Have a clear ...


  5. #245: Understanding the Customer Profitability Curve: Focus on the Right Clients to Grow Enterprise Value

    Do you know how much money you are wasting on inefficiencies inside your customer base? On today’s show, we’re learning all about the Customer Profitability Framework and what you can do—today—to make a real impact on your bottom line while also increasing the value of your business. If you don’t ...