Lawn Care Business Forum Lawn Care Business Book Lawn Care Business Blog Lawn Care Software
Home Forum Contract & Flyer Templates Blog Software Videos Podcast Calculators / Estimators Store Mower Review Design It Yourself Lawn Business School

Go Back   GopherHaul Landscaping & Lawn Care Business Marketing Forum > Business > GopherHaul Lawn Care Business Show, Video, Book & Podcast Discussions.

GopherHaul Lawn Care Business Show, Video, Book & Podcast Discussions. Discussions on and about the GopherHaul Lawn Care Business show. Talk about topics we discussed on the show, future topic ideas or taking part in the show. Or discuss other videos.

Podcast: Videos: Books: Android:


What the hell are you doing with your life?


GopherHaul Lawn Care Business Show, Video, Book & Podcast Discussions.

Discussions on and about the GopherHaul Lawn Care Business show. Talk about topics we discussed on the show, future topic ideas or taking part in the show. Or discuss other videos.

Podcast: Videos: Books: Android:

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 09-15-2009, 07:50 PM
Steve's Avatar
Steve Steve is offline
Administrator
 
Join Date: May 2003
Posts: 37,970
Rep Power: 10
Steve has disabled reputation
Default What the hell are you doing with your life?

Here is a sneak preview of my latest book. I hope this helps fill the void for those of you who find yourselves in a very unhappy job situation and are looking to get out and start your own business.

Title: What the hell are you doing with your life?

Synopsis: A depressed office worker's life had become a speeding train to no where until he found happiness with a start up lawn care business.




The nightly panic attacks would awaken him like clockwork. He tried to medicate himself, but his depression only deepened. At his wits end, he reached out to talk to the only person who seemed to really enjoy what he did. The lawn care business owner who maintained his office complex, Mr. Happy Cutz. The talk would change his life forever. If you are ready, it will change yours too.
__________________
- Subscribe to my Lawn Care Marketing Blog Feed and get daily tips sent to you. Free!
Download your Free trial of Gopher Lawn Care Software.
Reply With Quote

Stop guess-timating. Learn how to estimate and make money! $$$
Mow Time Estimator Lawn Care Price Estimator Mulch and Topsoil Calculator Snow Plow Estimate Calculator


  #2  
Old 09-15-2009, 09:03 PM
Saddlewood Saddlewood is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 33
Rep Power: 8
Saddlewood is on a distinguished road
Default

Lawn care business tipsLawn Care Business Book
Looks like a good one Steve! Thinking this might be a good one for me to read. Let us know when it's available. As a side note, I think this may be a book I "need"...
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 09-15-2009, 09:18 PM
Steve's Avatar
Steve Steve is offline
Administrator
 
Join Date: May 2003
Posts: 37,970
Rep Power: 10
Steve has disabled reputation
Default

Thank you, I really wanted to write an inspirational book on how one person overcame all his fears because fear is such a huge component in what we all choose to do with our lives.

It's available for purchase now at the link above and will be available on amazon shortly.

Quote:
As a side note, I think this may be a book I "need"...
What's your view on that? Could you tell me more?
__________________
- Subscribe to my Lawn Care Marketing Blog Feed and get daily tips sent to you. Free!
Download your Free trial of Gopher Lawn Care Software.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 09-17-2009, 12:03 PM
Saddlewood Saddlewood is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 33
Rep Power: 8
Saddlewood is on a distinguished road
Default

The "need" part comes in to the seeing another perspective on how others might get past some of the challenges that I know I'm going through at this point. Lawn care is a secondary job for me, but I find myself thinking about ways to grow the business ALL THE TIME! Thinking about next year, building the staff, ways to get more customers (commercial and residential), etc... Lawn care is something I truly enjoy and have fun at! I'm thinking maybe by reading your book, much like I get on this forum, it will give me just another persepetive on how to look at different situations, see additional opportunities, and/ or find suggestions or solutions that may help with my specific situation (whatever it is at that point in time).

Hopefully that gives a little insight to my comment earlier.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 09-18-2009, 02:30 PM
Steve's Avatar
Steve Steve is offline
Administrator
 
Join Date: May 2003
Posts: 37,970
Rep Power: 10
Steve has disabled reputation
Default

Quote:
The "need" part comes in to the seeing another perspective on how others might get past some of the challenges that I know I'm going through at this point.
What do you feel are some of the toughest challenges when going from running your lawn care business p/t to f/t?
__________________
- Subscribe to my Lawn Care Marketing Blog Feed and get daily tips sent to you. Free!
Download your Free trial of Gopher Lawn Care Software.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
The Day in the Life of ______X CHEESE2009 General Talk 10 06-06-2009 10:18 PM
Today was pure hell lawn-guy Trials & Tribulations - The drama of running a business and of life. 8 03-29-2009 09:35 PM
Life After Enron Steve Starting a lawn care business. 2 10-25-2006 07:13 PM
Life after GM Steve General Business Discussions 2 06-17-2006 06:58 PM
Life after the NFL Steve General Business Discussions 0 06-12-2006 08:09 PM

» Recent Threads
  RatingTitle, Username, & Date Last Post Replies Views
Hello Everyone
JohnsLawnCare
06-22-2016 11:14 AM
Today 09:38 AM
by SC93
9 139
Newbie
Jhoell
Today 03:28 AM
Today 03:28 AM
by Jhoell
0 16
Business Overload
Chilehead
05-06-2016 09:27 PM
Today 01:27 AM
by SC93
14 672
Firefighter gone Lawn...
Firehouselawn@hotmail.com
03-10-2016 04:50 PM
Yesterday 07:26 PM
by acrajchel
9 10,057
Exmark Turf Tracer
acrajchel
02-01-2014 11:34 AM
Yesterday 07:23 PM
by acrajchel
5 2,096
Rubber mulch...
avetslawncare
06-24-2015 09:28 PM
Yesterday 06:59 PM
by acrajchel
7 3,000
3 Applications or 5...
stansg1fresh
02-18-2013 12:02 PM
Yesterday 06:48 PM
by acrajchel
2 1,360
Checmial Applications
acrajchel
Yesterday 06:44 PM
Yesterday 06:44 PM
by acrajchel
0 21
Ybravo 25 mowers
SGL1
06-11-2016 09:52 AM
06-21-2016 03:44 PM
by acrajchel
5 261
Great Arborist Ladder
SGL1
06-04-2016 09:56 AM
06-17-2016 08:46 AM
by SGL1
10 350
Help a Brother Out -...
Hedgemaster
01-23-2012 04:19 PM
06-17-2016 08:28 AM
by SGL1
94 34,372
Best Push Mower You Have...
markty
05-14-2016 03:46 PM
06-17-2016 06:08 AM
by SGL1
20 794
anyone interested in a...
GoGreenerKS
06-16-2016 01:00 PM
06-17-2016 02:58 AM
by SC93
4 150
Prolin
rmccutchan
05-21-2016 04:53 PM
06-16-2016 05:28 PM
by acrajchel
3 303
Laying new grass, Sod...
WarriorLandscapingCAN
05-23-2016 10:07 AM
06-16-2016 05:27 PM
by acrajchel
2 293
Is it too late?
Cpadgett
05-28-2016 09:10 AM
06-16-2016 05:24 PM
by acrajchel
6 407
Upgraded to a new mower
Stevenor92
05-17-2016 08:17 PM
06-16-2016 05:22 PM
by acrajchel
9 512
How can I fix my...
WarriorLandscapingCAN
06-10-2016 07:47 PM
06-16-2016 05:19 PM
by acrajchel
2 205
Need a lil help
Cpadgett
06-05-2016 09:51 AM
06-16-2016 05:17 PM
by acrajchel
5 329
help with sole...
greenbuds
03-24-2016 12:21 PM
06-16-2016 05:01 PM
by acrajchel
4 9,726
New Member from...
tiptoppmanager
06-15-2016 07:39 AM
06-15-2016 03:18 PM
by SC93
2 142
Say Hello !!!
Steve
03-19-2007 11:18 AM
06-14-2016 08:16 AM
by poppyanne
1,252 437,572
Brand new fish pond
Flynn landscaping 2016
06-12-2016 09:53 AM
06-13-2016 11:21 AM
by Steve
1 128
Whats up??
Cpadgett
05-27-2016 10:57 AM
06-06-2016 08:46 PM
by Cpadgett
11 470
New Member from Texas
NathanR
06-02-2016 06:13 PM
06-03-2016 09:17 PM
by SC93
7 301
Edging Fad...
Tree geek
05-10-2016 11:29 PM
06-03-2016 07:02 PM
by SGL1
3 475
To mow weekly or Biweekly
WarriorLandscapingCAN
05-11-2016 04:09 PM
06-03-2016 06:42 PM
by SGL1
11 739
Your Time Lawn Care
yourtimelawncare
05-31-2016 01:12 PM
06-02-2016 10:11 PM
by SC93
2 271
» Popular Tags
become an entrepreneur best mower be your own boss break business education business help business management contractor hacks deck lift dethatcher edging entrepreneur entrepreneur education estimates fuel problems fuel pump half moon blade hydro jjandm lawncare l.t.rich landscape landscape design landscaping landscaping design company landscaping richmond va landscping lawncare lawn mowing lawnservice lowering grade marketing mulch new business planting plowing raising grade residential lawn care richmond va richmond virginia lawn care roundup safety scag snowblower snow plowing snow shovel solo solo backpack sprayer sprayer start a business start a lawn care business start business start up swzt toro timecutter tree tree pics tree service video walk behind what to charge work from home z-max z-spray
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.1.0

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:00 PM.


(C) 2011 Riggs Publications - Terms of use & Privacy Policy

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:00 PM.

(C) 2011 Riggs Publications - Terms of use & Privacy Policy