$5 fuse

As previously blogged, the idea in my inexperienced business mind was to keep 100% of people 100% satisfied, this is never ever possible as my previous blog post tells the story of how haters will always pull down those who are successful. Aside from that small group I feel we have come rather close so…

Venom

The next lesson to learn was a tough lesson and something to this day I personally struggle with. At the time of establishment I had this idea in my head based on the errors I believed  my pervious employers were making, I truly believed that I could keep 100% of people 100% satisfied. Down the track I found for…

Much Needed Help

For the first year or so of operation we remained at my parents home garage, this had its complications of course but the greatest of these was our inability to carry out some of the bigger jobs. Clutch’s in four wheel drives, engine jobs, automatic transmissions and any job that required a cross member to be removed from…

Burnt Fingers

The only serious injury I have incurred through my work is a mishap as a first year apprentice that saw me slip with a large metal pole whilst making the rookie mistake of pulling instead of pushing. The fastener I was attempting to crack broke off and the pole removed one of my front teeth. For…

Lift Me Higher

Oprah Winfrey says something that I’m sure hundreds of people have said for decades before her, “surround yourself with only people who are going to lift you higher”. As bleeding obvious as this statement may seem I suspect that like myself very few people actively go about attempting to make this happen. I can’t say…