The Quit Getting Screwed Podcast

The Quit Getting Screwed Podcast


Latest Episodes

Episode 58: Selling in Spite of Stigma (With Jana Earley)
October 03, 2022

Working as a contractor can come with some stigma. There are all sorts of rumors about construction workers that homeowners perpetuate, and even more niche gossip from trade to trade. Karalynn sits do

Episode 57: Learn your Liens- Tennessee Liens! (With Joshua Jenkins)
September 26, 2022

It's Podcast time! We're back in action, and coming to you with a new installment in our 50 State Lien Laws series. This time, we go to the Country Music Capital, Tennessee. Joshua Jenkins joins Karal

Episode 56: Build Your Business with a Badass Bookkeeper (With Gina Malvestuto)
September 19, 2022

Happy Monday! Let's keep the numbers-talk going with a fresh podcast episode, where Gina Malvestuto of Green Tree Bookkeeping sits down to dish on the importance of maintaining accurate and organized

Episode 55: Creating a Consistent Collection Strategy (With Philip Amend and Jason Beam)
September 12, 2022

Happy National Construction Appreciation Week! In honor of such an important week, we're skipping out on liens to speak with some killer construction pros! This week, Karalynn is joined by the heavy-h

Episode 54: Build a Better Business with Killer Construction Tech! (With Eric Fortenberry)
September 05, 2022

We have a BIG announcement! Join Karalynn Cromeens, Owner & Managing Partner of The Cromeens Law Firm, and Eric Fortenberry, CEO of acclaimed construction management software, JobTread, as they discus

Episode 53: Learn Your Liens- Massachusetts! (With Andrea Goldman)
August 29, 2022

Liens are leverage!   Knowing your lien laws is the best way to ensure you get paid for your work. In Massachusetts, there are a lot of unique rules and regulations that make it especially specific! I

Episode 52: Reputation Marketing Made Easy (With Shawn Hill)
August 22, 2022

Reputation is everything in the construction industry. What other people say about your business can make or break your company's success. Shawn Hill from NiceJob sits down with Karalynn to explain ho

Episode 51: Learn Your Liens- Illinois! (With Jeremy Baker)
August 15, 2022

It's time for another breakdown of lien laws in the U.S.! This week, Karalynn is taking a trip back to her home state of Illinois with Jeremy Baker, a clever and committed construction attorney in IL.

Episode 50: The Importance of Intellectual Property! (With Bryan Kroes)
August 08, 2022

Have you ever run into another company popping up in your city under the same name as yours? Ever wondered what would happen if your slogan, graphics, or branding were ripped off? In today's episode,

Episode 49: Learn Your Liens-Mississippi! (With Adam Stone)
August 01, 2022

Hey, Mississippi contractors! Do you like getting paid? Today's guest is a whiz at making that happen, so tune in! Karalynn is joined by Adam Stone, a long-time liens specialist in the Magnolia State,