02-17-2010, 06:39 PM
I just decided in January that I was going to take on the adventure. I stumbled across this site and found a lot of great info. I really appreciate what you guys are doing and promise as soon as I can afford to I will donate and donate often. I look forward to getting enough business to need the software available. I have been in the parts business for 10 yrs and I am just tired of working for someone else and wanted to do something where I was the boss. I was able to work up my first bid today. Commercial bid that I will turn in this week. Should know soon if I got the job. I am very excited about this. I gotta a gut feeling this is about to take off. I have contacted several property management groups and have them thinking about me. The hard thing is finding people who are not in a contract already. I also intend to do some Residential to help get me started as well. I have flyers made up. Does anyone have a good suggestion as to the best way to get them in the hands of potential customers. I thought about handing them out to individuals I trust and offering a bird dog fee for successful contacts. Has anyone ever tried this? Did it work? What ways seem to be the best.