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Guillebeau illustrates that sometimes income is better with slightly higher pricing, and slightly lower sales volume, then it is based on quantity alone. Lists with This Book. Dollxr you need is a product or service that springs from what you love to do anyway, people willing to pay, and a way to get paid.

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What can I help you with —-? Thoughtful, funny, and compulsively readable, this guide shows how ordinary people can build solid livings, with independence and purpose, on their own terms.

The two themes in the book are freedom and value. And as mentioned before, the section on pricing is very interesting and perhaps not as intuitive as might be expected. A hustler represents the ideal combination: Go Premium and get the best of Blinkist Upgrade to Premium now and get unlimited access to the Blinkist library. Stay ahead of the curve with recommended reading lists curated by experts.

The $100 Startup

The author also wrapped the book up with a chapter which summarizes the whole book, and I think that is really neat. The ideas inside this book will lead you to a better place. Apr 10, SooYoung rated it liked it.

A martyr is all action with plenty of good work to talk about, but remains unable or unwilling to do the talking. You don’t have an startp This is a great glimpse into what is possible with a small investment, for people who have absolutely no experience in being an entrepreneur or online business owner.


I felt a lot of gratitude in these staftup, these are all self-made men and women who rose from humble beginnings less. I would love to write a bunch of beautifully scripted words about this book, but it just would neither truly reflect this book nor do it justice.

How people become entrepreneurs – some are accidental entrepreneurs like me 2. I am a big fan and follower of Chris Guillebeau, so my expectations for this book were a bit In ancient times, people who were dissatisfied with their lives dreamed of finding magic lamps, buried treasure, or streets paved with gold.

So, I will just make this as concise and straightforward as the book is. Oct 07, Tami rated it it was ok. Sign up to your secret to success: Think usefulness, rather than innovation.

Caution though – there is no hardcore detailed account of step by step guide for starting your own business that will make you the next big thing Opinion: But it turned out to be much more. The book would have benefited by going dolla into each story — I wanted more about exactly HOW some of them got started, what obstacles they met along the way, and how they overc This was recommended to me by Michael Hanna, a former media colleague who now owns and runs The Mattress Lot in Portland.

At that price, you may want to add it to your digital library even if you have the printed version. Start now, not stargup. The book is then filled with case studies of people who have done just that. Throughout the book, the author interviews various entrepreneurs in different sectors of businesses.

I think this guillebeauu might be just as helpful to existing small business owners as it is to those looking to start a business. Those cautionary tales would have offered some good lessons to anyone considering dollae approach the book recommends. You just need a product or service, a group of people willing to pay for it, and a way to get paid.


It was a fun book to read and if you are an entrepreneur or someone who hangs around a lot of entrepreneurs, you may really enjoy this book. A very fresh and welcome read in the startup segment by Chris. Art of Non-Conformity of which I am a regular follower. This was recommended to me by Michael Hanna, a former media colleague who now owns and runs The Mattress Lot in Portland. Would recommend to anyone who wants 1100 get started with startups.

He asks many questions; and business owners are more than statup to share their personal stories.

It all just felt too meta and not actionable enough for me. Fhris, I had to make a couple of train trips and had plenty of time to read. How can you encourage referrals?

Business advice for the non-business minded. The author stresses excellent points, such as: The book is an easy read. I’ll be a co-host I’ll take photos I’ll publicize I can bring cupcakes!

The $ Startup by Chris Guillebeau

Any discerning reader would immediately see that Karl Marx or Anais Nin could not have said the quotes he attributed to them Nin did not use the word “hustle” in any of her writings. More tour dates crhis be coming later this year!

The book encourages a quick, no-holds barred start-up, because the leap is what is often the most d From my Amazon Review: Book Club July 1 15 Jun 26, Phew, finished this book finally after so much time.

You can just as easily succeed. What will you charge?