1. sunscreen Use it!
2. learn from your mistakes.
3. if you underbid or mess up causing you to lose money on a job make it right and finish it for the prices quted. Remember Education costs money.
4. Keep as much money in the business as possible.
5. Network with people in the green industry.
6. Network and build relationships with anyone you can. This will pay off down the road.
7. Look and act professional.
8. Understand what it actually costs you to go to work. Just because you work out of your garage and have a truck already does not mean these things are free.
9. Be thankful.
10. As someone said always stop at lemonade stands. We tell everyone to stop whether they want it or not.