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My story

Discussion in 'Introduce Yourself' started by ccwmlw, Oct 29, 2003.

  1. ccwmlw

    ccwmlw LawnSite Member
    Messages: 69

    My story is really just beginning. I started selling firewood in the winter to make it through college. Then, my grandma asked me to cut her yard for $40. I did that for a year with a push mower. The next year I bought a Craftsman, picking up 2 more yards. 2 years later I bought a Toro walk behind and now cut 10 with out advertising. I am bidding on my first commercial account this winter, and I am going to advertise hot and heavy next year with the hope of going full-time in a year or two. I learned more on this forum then any where else. Thanks for all the advise.
     
  2. Team Gopher

    Team Gopher LawnSite Platinum Member
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    Good luck on your first commercial account! Keep us posted how things are going as you grow! :)
     
  3. ccwmlw

    ccwmlw LawnSite Member
    Messages: 69

    I just won my first commerical account. It is small, but it will get me started and learn even more.
     
  4. Team Gopher

    Team Gopher LawnSite Platinum Member
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    Congratulations! :)
     

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