092. From Corporate Surveyor to Surveying Business Owner

The Surveyor Hub Podcast

6d ago • 52 mins


How to transition from being a corporate surveyor to being a surveying business owner. This is what your host chartered surveyor, industry coach and mentor Marion Ellis and Paul Hawkins discuss at length in today's episode. Paul is the Co-Director of a general surveying practice - called North and Hawkins Building Consultancy - over in Norfolk and a member of the https://lovesurveying.com/ (Love Surveying Business Club) which they also discuss in the podcast. Marion and Paul cover various topics including: Quinquennial inspections on residential properties around https://www.cathedral.org.uk/ (Norwich Cathedral). The importance of local knowledge and how to balance your skills in a general surveying practice Moving from being a corporate surveyor to being a surveying business owner Finding freedom working for yourself Confidence, networking and building your brand And also how to take a holiday - which we know some small business owners struggle with. We hope you enjoy this conversation! And if you want to learn more about how you can work with Marion, either through the Mastermind or the Business Club, please look at her website. Love Surveying: Sign up for podcast reminders and Love Surveying weekly news https://lovesurveying.com/contact/ (here) Join the Love Surveying Mastermind https://lovesurveying.com/mastermind/ (here) Connect with Marion: https://www.tiktok.com/@love_surveying (TikTok) https://www.instagram.com/love_surveying/ (Instagram) https://www.linkedin.com/in/marion-ellis-love-surveying-surveyor-hub-business/ (LinkedIn) Connect with Paul: https://my.captivate.fm/www.northandhawkins.co.uk (North and Hawkins Building Consultancy) https://twitter.com/northandhawkins (Twitter) https://www.facebook.com/NorthandHawkins (Facebook) https://www.linkedin.com/in/paul-hawkins-5683521a/ (LinkedIn) https://www.instagram.com/the_norfolk_surveyor/ (Instagram) The Surveyor Hub: Watch The Surveyor Hub https://youtu.be/9Cp4gexu6s8 (Webinars) Join the Facebook https://www.facebook.com/groups/the.surveyor.hub.love.surveying (Community) Watch the Women in Surveying https://youtu.be/64HDf9-Z6sg (Virtual Summit) Show your support by https://www.buymeacoffee.com/TheSurveyorHub (buying me a coffee) Find out more at https://lovesurveying.com/ (www.lovesurveying.com)