I tried it, and it didn't work. Not only did I not know anyone or have any connections the new location was nothing like where I left. Different grass, different weeds, different seasons, etc etc. So I decided to work for someone instead and get to know the area first.
Former PCOIC for the US Air Force
Former Owner Green with Envy Lawn & Landscape
Currently Certified PCOIC for
Grass Roots Lawn & Landscape