When I first started my computer repair shop I was well aware of one simple fact: That I knew virtually nothing about starting a computer repair business.
Rather than bang my head against a wall trying to reinvent the wheel, I decided early on that I was going to find the most successful people in our field, and attempt to emulate what they’ve done to become successful. After talking to countless other computer repair business owners, and spending hours pouring over forums and Facebook groups I managed to find a common theme: Hard work alone isn’t the key to success in this field. In order to thrive, you’ve got to expand your knowledge base, and step out of our comfort zone.
Some of our peers were even kind enough to offer me reading lists of what they considered absolutely “must read” books that would help me make my business thrive, and even take it to the next level. After reading dozens of these books, I’ve compiled a short list of 5 books that every computer repair business owner should read. [Read more…]