The Construction Leadership Podcast with Bradley Hartmann

The Construction Leadership Podcast with Bradley Hartmann

On The Construction Leadership Podcast, Bradley Hartmann (author of 12 construction-focused books and founder of the consultancy, Hartmann & Co.) interviews leaders throughout the industry to share ideas and insights to help you lead more effectively.

Recent Episodes

311 :: A Leadership Pit-Stop with Barrett Burt of Ganahl Lumber

Jan. 31, 2023

In episode 311, Bradley is joined by General Manager of Ganahl Lumber, Barrett Burt.  They discuss the unique Ganahl lumber yard.  Barrett shares his perspective of hiring ahead of need and how to do a better job recruiting …

310 :: The Leadership of WXRT's Lin Brehmer (1954-2023)

Jan. 26, 2023

In episode 310, Bradley remembers famous WXRT disc-jockey and Chicago personality, Lin Brehmer, who recently passed away.  Bradley shares a unique story about his chance encounter with Brehmer. *** If you enjoyed this podcas…

309 :: Todd Sattersten: The 100 Best Business Books of All-Time

Jan. 24, 2023

In episode 309, Bradley is joined by Author and Bard Press Publisher, Todd Sattersten. Todd shares a glimpse into the publishing world by offering advice on pricing books as well as how new writers can be successful.  Bradle…

308 :: Southwest, The Parable of The Ass-Kicking Line, and You

Jan. 19, 2023

In episode 308, Bradley uses the Southwest Airlines fiasco that left thousands stranded over the holidays as a lesson to those in the construction industry who continue to use antiquated systems to run their business.  He ex…

307 :: Innovation and Differentiation with Key-Link Trio: Javan Lapp, Tim Smoyer, and Alicia Zywko

Jan. 17, 2023

In episode 307, Bradley and Erik The Producer visited New Holland, PA, home of .  They were given an amazing plant tour by recently promoted CEO, Javan Lapp, VP of Sales, Tim Smoyer, and Manager of Business Development and T…

306 :: Patrick Suermann of Texas A&M and Lauren Collins of Kiewit: Loyalty and Leadership Principles

Jan. 10, 2023

In episode 306, Bradley is joined by Texas A&M Associate Professor and Department Head, Patrick Suermann and Sr. Business Partner at Kiewit, Lauren Collins.  They discuss how loyalty has changed amongst young people in the w…