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Habits for form, books to read, and a few extra resources just for fun.
Are you considering jumping from “Tech” employee to business owner? Here’s my advice for you.

Timeline –
00:00 Advice for starting your own MSP Business
01:11 Read The E-Myth Revisited
02:28 A great technician going through an an entrepreneurial fit
03:03 Take every piece of advice that you ever hear
03:43 Start consuming books
06:34 Every single thing done by Brian Tracy
07:22 The Small Biz Quickstart Workbook
09:46 Managed Service in a Month
10:54 Service agreements for SMB Consultants
12:25 The Absolutely Unbreakable Rules of Service Delivery
14:05 Schedule a 20 minutes call with me
15:21 Small Biz Thoughts Technology Community
17:14 If you can only buy one book, buy Michael Gerber’s book
17:50 Get on that mailing list

Books mentioned:

E-Myth Revisited – Why Most Small Businesses Don’t Work and What to Do About It – by Michael Gerber
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Good to Great – Why Some Companies Make the Leap…And Others Don’t – by Jim Collins
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Great by Choice – Uncertainty, Chaos, and Luck–Why Some Thrive Despite Them All – by Jim Collins, Morten T. Hansen
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Small Biz Quickstart Workbook – The Ultimate Guide for First-Time Entrepreneurs – Karl W. Palachuk
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Managed Services in a Month – Build a Successful, Modern Computer Consulting Business in 30 Days, 3rd Edition – Karl W. Palachuk
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Service Agreements for SMB Consultants – A Quick-Start Guide to Managed Services – Karl W. Palachuk
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Absolutely Unbreakable Rules of Service Delivery – How to Manage Your Business to Maximize Customer Service, Profit, and Employee Culture – Karl W. Palachuk
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IT Service Provider University: https://www.itspu.com

Small Biz Thoughts Technology Community – https://www.smallbizthoughts.org

Sign up for Karl’s email list: https://smbbooks.biz

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