started this business I owned a stonemason business that specialized in dry
stone walls- walls that didn’t use any mortar. I loved the work but wanted to
do something that paid more and I could do when my body could no longer lift
the new business, which rates and recommends people for jobs around the house
in Latin America. It’s like Angie’s List. It grew really quickly with a lot of
expats wealthy people using it. As I reflected on the new business I could see
the similarities between growing a business and building walls.
require enormous patience.
a firm foundation to grow and become robust.
you to go one step at a time; there are few, if any shortcuts.
require you pick yourself when things go wrong.
give you enormous pride and satisfaction.