EP 173 – How to SCALE an REI Business That Serves Your Lifestyle with Cole Ruud-Johnson

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Collecting Keys Podcast is starting the year strong by speaking to a true entrepreneur and real estate investor: Cole Ruud-Johnson. Through strategic investing, he has scaled multiple businesses and built an impressive portfolio at the age of 25.

In this episode, he shares his journey as a young entrepretneur and the profit and purpose ideology that informs his current business strategy. This leads into a discussion on the role systems and the value of leverage, from hiring employees to effective time management.

Cole also dives into issues with hustle culture, chasing cash flow, employee management and leadership. He then offers up actionable advice for scaling your real estate business while maintaining work-life balance and avoiding burnout — a common pitfall among entrepreneurs.

Tune in to this conversation with Cole to gain a ton of insights that will help you SCALE with intention!

Topics discussed in this episode:

  • Cole’s real estate background and business strategy
  • Building systems and managing time to scale quickly
  • The value of leverage for business growth
  • Aligning your personal goals with business strategy
  • Hiring and managing a global team of employees
  • Cole’s goals for the future


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