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Trials & Tribulations - The drama of running a business and of life. It's not as easy as it looks. Running a business is full of drama. Customers, employees, money, family, time. You name it, it's a problem. Share with us your drama and how you handled it.

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Trials & Tribulations - The drama of running a business and of life.

It's not as easy as it looks. Running a business is full of drama. Customers, employees, money, family, time. You name it, it's a problem. Share with us your drama and how you handled it.
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Have you ever had a customer that wanted to check you out with the Better Business Bureau first before they hired you? Yikes. To me that always seems like trouble is on the way.
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could be trouble but on the other hand they could have been scammed by a fly by night contractor or been screwed real bad by previos lco you never know. i agreee that 75% it could be a pain in *** customer but there are a few esp older people who r worried abut being taken advantage of.






in my opinion the bbb is a scam but my opinion doesnt really matter so.
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When I hire a contractor or a sub I check, see what if any issues there have been. I have never had a customer ask but if they wanted to, more power to them.
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I would also say have at it.. I have used it myself to check out some asset companies from out of state that wanted to hire us for foreclosure rehabs.
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