Now ‘the agency model’ is a recurring theme on this show because they can be spun up in a weekend, are often very profitable, and they can provide side income to what you’re already doing in a business. But done poorly, agency owners can find themselves trapped in the grind of ‘wrong’ clients and staffing woes.
But Brent seems to have nailed it, and found a profitable business that also allows him to live in Montpellier, France and enjoy the great outdoor lifestyle that Mediterranean city offers.
Topics covered include: the mistake of not getting ‘A players’ on your team earlier, why Brent feels his nomadic lifestyle held back his business for a while, and some ideas for agencies you could start today.
Listen and learn:
- Why an agency doesn’t need to be high stress
- How to choose the right type of client for your business
- The power of hiring ‘A’ players
- Some ideas for those looking to start an agency today
Mentioned in the episode:
Before the Exit – Our New Book
Partner With Us
The Dynamite Circle
Post a Remote Job
Tropical MBA on YouTube
Dynamite Jobs – Remote Recruiting Sales Page
‘Good To Great’
‘The E-Myth Revisited’
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