Start Your Own Computer Business: Building a Successful PC Repair and Service Business by Supporting Customers and Managing Money

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From buying and selling PC hardware to product development and selling services, "Start Your Own Computer Business: The Unembellished Guide" offers a realistic picture of making it on your own. Bestselling author, Morris Rosenthal, has 15 years of experience in the computer business, building and repairing thousands of PCs and helping hundreds of customers. The book mixes practical advice and cautions with real-world anecdotes of successes and failures. Dollars and cents play a prominent role in the book, as ...
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Overview

From buying and selling PC hardware to product development and selling services, "Start Your Own Computer Business: The Unembellished Guide" offers a realistic picture of making it on your own. Bestselling author, Morris Rosenthal, has 15 years of experience in the computer business, building and repairing thousands of PCs and helping hundreds of customers. The book mixes practical advice and cautions with real-world anecdotes of successes and failures. Dollars and cents play a prominent role in the book, as Rosenthal stresses that the real challenge of succeeding in the computer business is the business part of the equation. Managing employees, inventory and scarce financial resources are covered, along with how to remain sane and when to quit. The book is illustrated with a series of original cartoons on the computer business subject.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780972380102
  • Publisher: Foner Books
  • Publication date: 2/28/2013
  • Pages: 168
  • Sales rank: 801,924
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.39 (d)

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  • Posted November 29, 2009

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    A book not worth the paper it was written on!

    The author is VERY NEGATIVE. He seems to be trying to discourage as many people as possible from starting a computer business. Every page is another story how things can (and probably will) go wrong. I can understand warning people not to get too optimistic, but this guy goes over the line!

    Buy this book only if you want to get depressed and lose your excitement about starting a new business.

    2 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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