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  1. rynor

    EXECUTION From Nothing To Everything - My Journey

    Update - 06/24/2019 Since last Monday (06/17), here's what I've been doing: Still working on a WordPress job for a client via Thumbtack Finished up a WordPress job for a client via Upwork Finished up a small WordPress job for one of my business clients Finished up a small G Suite set up job...
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    EXECUTION From Nothing To Everything - My Journey

    Update - 06/17/2019 Since last Sunday (06/08), here's what I've been doing: Still working on a WordPress job for a client via Thumbtack Finishing up another WordPress job for a client via Upwork Completed a quick WordPress job for a client on Upwork Currently in talks to pick up two new web...
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    NOTABLE! Beware! Growth-Killing Identity Labels...

    I catch myself taking on these self-assigned identity labels every so often. Just yesterday I was on the phone with my accountant he was explaining tax strategy to me. Some of the terminology and concepts he was explaining flew right over my head. In my mind, I found myself defaulting "I don't...
  4. rynor

    EXECUTION From Nothing To Everything - My Journey

    Thank you! Seems like those slow days happen way too often, likely due to my own impatience. Hah First, thank you very much, Bhanu! Regarding your question - it is tough to quantify the failures and successes, but I'll try to outline them both as best as I can, and in a completely honest way...
  5. rynor

    EXECUTION From Nothing To Everything - My Journey

    Update - 06/08/2019 Since last Sunday (06/02), here's what I've been doing: In the middle of two WordPress jobs for a client on Upwork and Thumbtack Finishing up my girlfriend's cousin's WordPress portfolio + eCommerce site Had a chat with a company for part-time consulting help, haven't heard...
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    EXECUTION From Nothing To Everything - My Journey

    Update - 06/02/2019 Since Tuesday (05/28), here's what I've been doing: Completed a job (onsite visit 05/29) for a business client, simple job Currently in the middle of one WordPress job for an Upwork client Still in the talks of creating a WordPress portfolio for my girlfriend's cousin...
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    NOTABLE! What book are you reading? Right now. Post up!

    MJ DeMarco - UNSCRIPTED: Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Entrepreneurship (Finally getting around to it).
  8. rynor

    EXECUTION From Nothing To Everything - My Journey

    Update - 05/28/2019 Since Monday (05/20), here's what I've been doing: Finished 2x projects via Upwork Currently working on one WordPress design projects for a client Creating WordPress portfolio for my old colleague's cousin Potentially creating a portfolio for my girlfriend's cousin...
  9. rynor

    EXECUTION From Nothing To Everything - My Journey

    Hey Alex! Thank you for the encouragement - much appreciated.
  10. rynor

    EXECUTION From Nothing To Everything - My Journey

    Update - 05/19/2019 Since Monday (05/13), here's what I've been doing: Finished small Squarespace project for client on Upwork Currently working on two WordPress design projects for clients - one that reached out via Thumbtack, one on Upwork Went to an onsite client visit today for a friend of...
  11. rynor

    What have you succeeded with? B2B vs B2C

    Haven't had much success with B2C services. Definitely could not live on the income. My personal experience with B2B is that business owners are much more willing to play ball since there is a monetary value associated with increased productivity. Currently in the process of switching from a...
  12. rynor

    EXECUTION From Nothing To Everything - My Journey

    Update - 05/12/2019 Since Monday (05/06), here's what I've been doing: Finished web design project for Fiverr client Went to two onsite client visits on Tuesday (05/17) - one for personal business, one consulting for old colleague's business Discussed digital marketing consulting with another...
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    EXECUTION Many of the TOP 100 forbes billionaires had the same first job... have a guess

    Congratulations on taking this first step. I, myself, am also an introvert and the thought of cold calling scares me to death. Your thread has inspired me to rethink this a bit and jump out of my comfort zone more. The worst thing that will happen is they'll hang up or tell you they're not...
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    NOTABLE! What book are you reading? Right now. Post up!

    Hi Alex. I'm still reading the book, but can say that the ideas and concepts are still relevant today. The new edition was published in 2009 so it's a little more up-to-date in terms of the technology and references used.
  15. rynor

    Customer Acquisition for IT Services Business?

    Hey guys, I'm bumping this to see if anyone has any experience in transitioning from a B2C to a B2B model with a business like mine, IT services. I'd love to talk to someone about how they transitioned, where they got their clients from, if they kept B2C at all, etc. Simply because I'm...
  16. rynor

    EXECUTION From Nothing To Everything - My Journey

    Update - 05/06/2019 Dropped the ball on April 28th with an update. I was out of town 04/30 - 05/05 for my friend's graduation, but since 04/21 I've made quite a bit of strides professionally. Business has been going well. Have been doing a lot of freelancing via sites like Upwork, Thumbtack...
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    Lots of new faces here since I was active. What's your why?

    This. Couldn't have said it better.
  18. rynor

    People dont buy the product they buy the offer

    Good snippet about this in Russell Brunson's "Expert Secrets" book. I forget what the actual concept is called, it's slipping my mind... but the idea is that you're showing people the perceived value of what they're buying, and offering it at a price that is considered a "steal". Great marketing...
  19. rynor

    Looking for New Email and Web Hosting Services

    Email: GSuite Hosting: Blue Host Domain: Namecheap CDN: Cloudflare
  20. rynor

    EXECUTION From Nothing To Everything - My Journey

    Update - 04/21/2019 Since last Sunday (04/14), here's what I've been doing: Found a few new gigs (one for my company, one freelancing, one consulting) Discussed a partnership agreement with a digital marketing consultant Answered some Quora questions related to technology Sent out job...
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