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Something occured today that really made me my day and that makes me think that we have a bright future at our shop. A first time customer come into the shop. He was the owner of a small Service Master carpet cleaning franchise. He told me that he didn't know where to take his van to be worked on and so he had asked four different people. None of these people knew each other but they all told him to bring his van to our shop. How is that for word of mouth. Our business is up about 8% this year and we are knocking on the door of $1,000,000 in sales. Honestly it looks like the next hurdle will be expansion. We are land locked and will soon be out of parking and bay space but it is a nice problem to have. I am not bragging but just so thankful to see all of the hours, all of the years, and all of the hard work starting to pay off.

 

That is a nice positive story! I like the way you are thinking. Put a plan together (on paper) and start working the details. There is never a better time then there is right now...capitalize on your passion and momentum! I was in your position a few years back, I expanded, and I can tell you it was worth it. Don't get me wrong, IT IS A LOT OF WORK, and you will second guess yourself over and over, but if were easy, everyone would be doing it. Keep the fire burning!

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