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LIVE Coaching Call #3

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Sometimes A Single Coaching Call Goes A Long Way Can a simple phone call really change that much? All of the best athletes in the world use coaches to gain a competitive advantage.  Have you ever asked yourself why this is?  After all, it is not as if these athletes don’t understand how to train and…

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Super Weird Marketing Method Revealed

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The Single Weirdest Marketing Method Ever Anyone that knows me in real life can attest that I am a little bit weird.  Maybe “quirky” is a better word but either way I promise you this one marketing method we used fit that description as well. In the early days of our business my wife and…

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Motivation is less important than FOCUS

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Motivation is less important than FOCUS How important is motivation while building a business?  I say it is HUGE but it is not the most important determining factor to your success. Many business personalities and so called “gurus” online constantly post memes and pictures about “hustle” and getting your “grind” on.  I’m not trying to…

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Triple Your Marketing Responses Instantly

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Triple Your Marketing Responses With This One Simple Trick Wouldn’t it be cool if you got three phone calls instead of one every time you did a particular marketing campaign?  What if you could make huge improvements in your response rates just by being slightly more tactical while marketing your company? Typically, the most powerful…

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Tim Croll – The Greatest Opportunity The World Has Ever Seen

Tim Croll has that very perspective because he has been involved in so many different types of businesses.

Tim Croll Knows Stuff What is really cool about having a diverse working knowledge of business in general is the perspective it creates.  Tim Croll has that very perspective because he has been involved in so many different types of businesses.  From a local flooring company, gutter protection product and building multi-million dollar online companies…

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John Ruhlin – Build Your Business With Expert Gift Giving

John Ruhlin, expert Gift-Giver... Growing up with next to nothing on a goat farm may have been where he started but he certainly didn't stay there. Today John runs a company called The Ruhlin Group and they are doing millions in revenue, working with some of the worlds hottest brands by being expert "gift-givers". Crazy right? Believe it or not this whole topic has some pretty serious implications inside of your own business and it is certainly a discussion worth having. How do we express our gratitude with our clients? Do we really stand out? Are there simple tips to be better are solidifying our client relationships? Yes, yes and YES! Listen in to Mr Ruhlin and I discuss some secret tips and tricks regarding how to effectively do this inside of your small business. Learn how using what he calls "Radical Generosity" can unlock a new level of relational depth which always leads to more long term profits for your business. John Ruhlin knows gifts like no one I have ever heard of before.

John Ruhlin, expert Gift-Giver… Growing up with next to nothing on a goat farm may have been where John Ruhlin started but he certainly didn’t stay there. Today John runs a company called The Ruhlin Group and they are doing millions in revenue, working with some of the worlds hottest brands by being expert “gift-givers”. Crazy right?…

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Jonathan Pototschnik – 3 Tips To Make 2017 Your BEST Year Ever

Except Jonathan Pototschnik just happens to be the founder of multiple HUGE service companies and is wildly successful!

Jonathan Is Just Your Average Guy Except Jonathan Pototschnik just happens to be the founder of multiple HUGE service companies and is wildly successful! He has a lawn care business with 50 crews. He has a software business with 15,000 users.  (Check out Service Autopilot CRM – CLICK HERE) Yup, no big deal. He is a…

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Brandon Vaughn – 3 Tips To Make 2017 Your BEST Year Ever

Brandon Vaughn took over a family business started by his Father around 4-5 years ago

Learn The Secrets Brandon Vaughn Used To 10X His Business In Only 4 Years Brandon Vaughn took over a family business started by his Father around 4-5 years ago.  The company had been around for over 20 years by the time Brandon took the wheel and bought his Father out of the business. The interesting…

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The 3 BEST and WORST Parts of being married to an Entrepreneur

"There is nothing worse for a business than a nagging wife" and I agree.

Married?  Your Business Is Meant To Serve You If you are married you know how tough it can be.  If you have a small business then you know how tough that can be as well. Combine the two, well, it can get interesting. I understand that I am different.  I really am an Entrepreneur to…

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Michael Dahlke – 3 Tips To Make 2017 Your BEST Year Ever

Michael has an interesting story because of the extremely rapid amount of growth his business experienced over the last few years.

Massive Rapid Growth With Michael Michael Dahlke has an interesting story because of the extremely rapid amount of growth his business experienced over the last few years. They started as a company doing about $60,000 per year in revenue. After only a few years they are pushing around $5,000,000. They use a combination of sales…

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Howard Partridge – 3 Tips To Make 2017 Your BEST Year Ever

Howard Partridge has a knack for developing an unusual company culture, attracting/growing top talent and motivating people.

Howard Knows Stuff It’s funny when Howard talks about how he grew up in LA as a kid.  He isn’t talking about Los Angeles, rather, “Lower Alabama”, he jokes. As someone I personally look up to as a business man of integrity, when he speaks, I listen. So should you. Howard grew up in abject…

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Curt Kempton – 3 Tips To Make 2017 Your BEST Year Ever

Curt Kempton knows this so well. Before he sold his cleaning business in Arizona he ran a killer video promotion targeting this very idea.

Learning is a lifestyle, not an event. Many small business owners think they sell the “service” they provide but that is not actually true.  What we really sell is the end benefit that our services deliver. For example, in my bootcamp I do not sell information.  I am selling the end result of having an…

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Lisa Macqueen – 3 Tips To Make 2017 Your BEST Year Ever

When I think of Australia, I think of Crocodile Dundee, Kangaroos and of course Lisa Macqueen!

I LOVE My Australian Friends, When I think of Australia, I think of Crocodile Dundee, Kangaroos and of course Lisa Macqueen! Lisa is a highly accomplished business woman and coach and today she shares her Top 3-Tips to CRUSH 2017. She is a lot of fun to talk and listen to and thats why she was explosively popular…

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Chris Lambrinides – 3 Tips To Make 2017 Your BEST Year Ever

Chris Lambrinides is what I call a -High Achiever- and he has many unique attributes that contribute to his success

Well, 2017 Is Here The man, the myth and the legend is Chris Lambrinides, at least when it comes to window cleaners. (He will hate me for typing that.  lol) Chris in many ways is a normal guy.  He is friendly and likes to lay low behind the scenes but I know the truth. Chris…

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Sergeant Brian Murray – Paratrooper To Window Cleaner – Coaching Call Part 1

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  The Story Of Sergeant Brian Murray Like many war vets Brian has struggled to find his role back in civilian life after finishing his service in the air force. Need someone to disassemble any variety of heavy machine guns foreign or domestic?  Brian is your guy. Need someone to do reconnaissance work by jumping out…

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Must Listen – Lessons Learned Over 27 Years From A Small Business Veteran

Today I had the honor of connecting with and chatting to Brian Hegarty from New Jersey.

Business is easy right?  HA! Many things in life are easy but running a small business is not one of them.  Today I had the honor of connecting with and chatting to Brian Hegarty from New Jersey.  Brian is a no nonsense straight shooter with a TON of life and business experience.  He started out…

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Learning and Growing from Failure

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The tables have turned and my friend and colleague Chris Martinez interviews me on overcoming the inevitable struggles and failure that will come with starting a business. As an entrepreneur, we all make mistakes and many of us experience similar challenges during those first formative years. Chris and I get personal and honest about the…

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Success, Failure and Finding Your Why

I’ve invited Chris Martinez on the podcast today to offer up some powerful life lessons on the topics of success, failure, and the importance of finding the 'why' behind your business.

I’ve invited Chris Martinez on the podcast today to offer up some powerful life lessons on the topics of success, failure, and the importance of finding the ‘why’ behind your business. Chris’ journey hasn’t been an easy one. His parents were addicted to drugs, and Chris was put in foster care at an early age. After…

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Choosing the Right Financial Advisor for Your Small Business

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At some point during an entrepreneur’s deep dive into the world of small business, it becomes beneficial for he or she to invest the time and money in working with a financial advisor. But many business owners tend to shy away from assembling such a team of knowledge sharers, wondering “will it really be worth…

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Best Selling Author Of Profit First

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Profit First or Profit Last? Mike Michalowicz “mi-CAL-o-witz”, author of Profit First, is not your average guy.  He is the famed author of many books, been a reality TV star, build and sold multiple multi-million dollar businesses, lost his entire fortune and acquired it all over again. Whew… Many people know him from his book…

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LIVE Coaching Call #2

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Real Talk And Coaching A Real Person Today I talk with Daniel, a small business owner from Florida.  He has a landscaping company in Orlando.  This company is only working in it’s 9th month and is facing all of the normal business struggles that many of us face.  Daniel is off to a great start but is struggling…

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Set S.M.A.R.T Goals and Achieve Them

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How To Set S.M.A.R.T. Goals I have a personal announcement that may surprise you and then I talk about setting goals and how to achieve them. I know goal setting doesn’t sound fun or “sexy,” but it’s a key part of growing your business and being successful. Many times, entrepreneurs are so focused on working…

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How You Can Do More By Saying No

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Saying No Helps You Grow? It may sound like an oxymoron, but on this episode of Quick Talk I talk about the power of saying no when it comes to opportunities to grow your business. So often we get caught up in life at pursuing new opportunities and projects, and in a way can be…

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From broke to 29,000 Youtube Subscribers

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Poor Mindset and Negativity Can Kill Ya and Keep You Broke If anyone knows how tough it can be to get a business off the ground and make it work it is Keith.  He is well known for his popular YouTube videos where he shares his struggles and frustrations with the world.  Keith Kalfas went…

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Stop Marketing Your Business – It’s A Waste Of Time

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What if I told you to STOP marketing your business? You would most likely think I am crazy and have lost my mind!  I am serious, well at least 90% serious.  Let me explain what I mean exactly.  Marketing your business only makes sense AFTER you have a detailed and consistent customer retention plan in…

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Unleash The Gratitude Effect In Your Business

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A Nuclear Bomb For Small Business – The Gratitude Effect Have you ever wondered what it would be like to finally stumble upon a secret piece of information that could literally triple your business over the next year? Think of yourself like an archeologist on a hunt for some long lost business wisdom written on…

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LIVE Coaching Call

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Real Talk And Coaching A Real Person Today I talk with Brandon, a small business owner from Florida.  He has a window, pressure, gutter and roof cleaning company.  This company is only working in its third year and is facing all of the normal business struggles that many of us face.  Brandon has laid a good…

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A Better Way To Pay Employees

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Is there A Better Way To Pay Employees? On this episode , I’m chatting with my new BFF Ellen Rohr! Ellen went from being the “Plumber’s Wife” to a top expert on making big money doing dirty jobs. As president of Benjamin Franklin Plumbing, she took the company from zero to 47 locations and $40…

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Whirlpool

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The Momentum Of A Whirlpool and Business On this episode of Quick Talk Raw, I uncover the Whirlpool Analogy, an epiphany I had recently that illustrates the parallels between harnessing the power of water and building a small business. Prepare to have your mind blown! Standing on my balcony at home in Costa Rica, I…

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Awesome Updates From Josh!

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This Quick Talk episode previews upcoming Quick Talk Raw episodes in which I will share some of my “gold nuggets” and cover questions and topics proposed by listeners! Areas of focus will include:   Dealing with discouragement Building systems Setting goals Appreciating the importance of lifelong learning Understanding the myth of work/life balance Structuring partnerships…

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Accounting Essentials for Small Businesses

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Diane Gardner is the real life superhero behind TaxCoach4You.com, and yes, she owns a cape! Accounting may not seem like the most exciting topic to a struggling business owner but finding the right accountant to join your team is an essential part of building your business. Diane is kind enough to come on the podcast…

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Kicked Out of College to Industry Legend

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College Dropout to Legend? Industry legend AC Lockyer was a young man when he got kicked out of college. While driving back home and thinking about his future he had a conversation with his father.  That conversation was the start of what would eventually become several multi-million dollar businesses, one of which specialized in roof…

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Lessons in Business From A 31 Year Veteran

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Michael Hinderliter is the President of Powerwash.com. At the young age 14, Michael started working in his father’s power washing business. Even before leaving high school Michael had started his own power washing business and maintained the business while attending college for an accounting degree. He did well and generated enough income to pay his…

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Learn The Next Level Systems of Lawn Care Business

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Master of Systems Jonathan Pototschnik is a master of systems and the Founder and CEO of both CitiTurf and Service Autopilot! Jonathan started mowing lawns at age 14 and after an extended hiatus got back in the lawn care business in 2004. CitiTurf is a lawn maintenance company that has over 6,000 full service residential and…

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How To Grow with a Crazy Aussie Woman

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Lisa Macqueen is the Founder and CEO of Cleaning Marketer. Lisa and her team at Cleaning Marketer help cleaning business owners grow their businesses quickly and profitably. Lisa has a fascinating story and shares it with us in this episode. Twenty years ago Lisa Macqueen and her husband Hamish hit rock bottom. It was the day after…

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100K to $1,300,000 in 4 years

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Old School Thinking VS New School Thinking Brandon Vaughn is a humble an unassuming guy.  His dad started a small local business over 30 years ago but the company never grew past $100,000 in annual revenue.  About 4 years ago Brandon took over the business from his Father and brought with him a new mentality, a growth…

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The Executive Mindset – Day 5

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Welcome to Day Five of Executive Mindset! This has been an incredible series and I hope you have gotten massive value from it!  Todays topic is about taking responsibility.  It falls on our shoulders to be responsible for everything that happens inside of our businesses.  The universe owes you nothing and it owes me nothing and…

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The Executive Mindset – Day 4

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Welcome to Day Four of Executive Mindset! Great leaders build great teams and business is really the ultimate team sport.  Your job is to lead and inspire and recruit the right people to be on your team.  Remember that you should behave as the coach, not the quarterback. Great business leaders invest in people EVERY day.…

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The Executive Mindset – Day 3

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Welcome to Day Three of Executive Mindset! Did you know there are some Asian companies that have 500 year business plans????  This crazy, right?  Thinking long term is one of the most important habits you can develop as a small business owner.  In todays world we are constantly looking for instant gratification but you are gonna…

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The Executive Mindset – Day 2

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Welcome to Day Two of Executive Mindset! Your business is about MORE than money.  It is merely a vehicle for you to better serve all of the people around you.  People like your customers, your staff, your community and your family.  It is so important to remember this for when things get tough, and they…

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The Executive Mindset – Day 1

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Welcome to Day One of Executive Mindset! It all starts with your mindset and the real war is fought daily in your own head.  You want to win and I want you to win!  So, how do you win?  This is a very important question. Please listen in and take notes as I walk you…

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Triple Your Website Results This Week

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Does Your Website Stink? How would you like to massively increase the amount of leads you get from your site by changing only a few small things?  That is exactly what Joe Burnich of Big West Marketing and I talk about in todays episode. It is very easy to get distracted in our businesses and…

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Walk Through The Fire & Win

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Business is Hard Look, there is no way to sugar coat the fact that business is not for the faint of hearted.  The extreme ups and downs can be too much for many but if you are one of the few that has the grit to stick it out, good things will happen. Hard work…

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Hard work is not enough

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You work hard, right? Congratulations! You along with almost everyone else are getting out of bed and working hard all day long. The problem here is that the hard work you do every day is probably not directly tied to the future success you really want. Day laborers work hard.  House maids work hard.  Gardeners…

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Should you get investor money?

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Should I Get A Partner Or Investor Money? This is the question that, at one time or another, races through the head of almost every small business owner on the planet.  Many of us don’t see it as an option so maybe we don’t spend too much time dwelling on it, however, what if it…

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Does Your Business Have Cancer?

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We Have All Done This… Negativity You have a bad day and then slowly but surely you slip into a state of gross negativity. I have done it too.  The problem is that if we let it fester things can get really ugly, fast. Hang out with me today as I talk about the implications…

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Kid Sells $1,200 Business At 8 Years Old

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He was just a little kid and a good parent wouldn’t put too much pressure on his child at such a young age, right? Well I couldn’t help myself. Being an entrepreneur to the core is just a part of who I am. For years I’ve been excited for my sons to grow up so…

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The Coolest Guy In SEO

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You Want More Money Right? Well, unless you have been sleeping under a rock for the past 15 years you may have noticed that web-based traffic and leads for your small business has quickly become the key to success.  The way your website ranks with SEO and delivers great value to all of the people…

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Looking Back At My Business with Chris Phillips

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Looking Back In Time My life has certainly changed a lot over the last 10 years.  I went from a guy venturing out on his own with very little understanding of what it was going to take to be successful to building and selling two companies and moving to Costa Rica!  When I am looking…

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Celebrate The Wins Along The Way

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It is so easy to get caught up in the stress and business of life and if anyone understands that it is me.  I operate my life at about 100 mph with multiple projects going on at the same time.  This is a blessing and a curse and I often forget to celebrate. One of…

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WHO IS JOSH?

I sold my company in 2015 to a national buyer. I wrote a book about my experiences and created a curriculum around it to share with everyone.

We did over $150,000 a month in revenue.

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