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CashflowXplorer

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Hi everyone. I am back. I left my 22 year old job three weeks ago. I couldn't support agressive clients anymore and didn't want to get into a second major depression in three years.

Now I don't have any more revenue coming in so I really need to start a little business. I am looking for business I could start in less than two months and without investing lots of money.
 

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Hi everyone. I am back. I left my 22 year old job three weeks ago. I couldn't support agressive clients anymore and didn't want to get into a second major depression in three years.

Now I don't have any more revenue coming in so I really need to start a little business. I am looking for business I could start in less than two months and without investing lots of money.
What were you getting paid to do in previous jobs? Can you provide that as a freelancer?
 

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Hi everyone. I am back. I left my 22 year old job three weeks ago. I couldn't support agressive clients anymore and didn't want to get into a second major depression in three years.

Now I don't have any more revenue coming in so I really need to start a little business. I am looking for business I could start in less than two months and without investing lots of money.
It definitely looks like freelancing is the way to go.

Andy's right, can you outsource your services to platforms like Upwork? And overdeliver enough to charge a premium? If you can do that you can then use that capital to invest in a business.
 

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Two months to build a cashflow positive business sounds tough... even on Undercover Billionaire they give 90 days to highly seasoned business magnates. Maybe start there to get some ideas? Perhaps you can elaborate on your skillset / interests a bit more.

Congrats on quitting something that felt toxic to you, that takes courage.

Best wishes on your success!
 
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Hi everyone. I am back. I left my 22 year old job three weeks ago. I couldn't support agressive clients anymore and didn't want to get into a second major depression in three years.

Now I don't have any more revenue coming in so I really need to start a little business. I am looking for business I could start in less than two months and without investing lots of money.
Provided you live in a good area for it, a local service business would probably be the fastest way to get some cashflow. Car detailing, carpet cleaning, window washing, gutter cleaning, etc...
 

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ashflow positive business sounds tough... even on Undercover Billionaire they give 90 days to highly seasoned business magnates. Maybe start there to get some ideas? Perhaps you can elaborate on your skillset / interests a bit more.

Congrats on quitting something that felt toxic

Provided you live in a good area for it, a local service business would probably be the fastest way to get some cashflow. Car detailing, carpet cleaning, window washing, gutter cleaning, etc...
I second this. when I quit my "cushy" job before I knew exactly what I wanted to do. I went into local services (handyman) & within a week I making more than enough for my bills.
 

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What can you do to make a sale, this week?
 

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I second this. when I quit my "cushy" job before I knew exactly what I wanted to do. I went into local services (handyman) & within a week I making more than enough for my bills.

Yup. It's the fastest way to make cash if you're stuck. I quit my last job 4 years ago and went straight into home services. Within one month I was earning more than ever.

I'm still trying to work my way out of being a local service business by doing something online but I'm slowly finding my way.
 

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Hi everyone. I am back. I left my 22 year old job three weeks ago. I couldn't support agressive clients anymore and didn't want to get into a second major depression in three years.

Now I don't have any more revenue coming in so I really need to start a little business. I am looking for business I could start in less than two months and without investing lots of money.

clean roofs and make 8k in your first month with a ladder, broom and some fb ads.
 

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