How It All Started
St. Louis, MO 3 years ago...
So I was trying to get a job as a pizza delivery guy.
I had a stable job. I was supporting my family. But I felt like something was missing.
Not only did I loathe my job, but we had another kid on the way. So even with a professional background, a professional degree, and a professional job, I figured I’d start delivering pizza so I could make some extra dough on the side. (Logical, right?)
And little did I know, trying to get a job delivering pizza was one of the hardest things I ever had to do!
Why Was This So Hard?
I kept getting rejection after rejection--yes, from pizza delivery places!--because I didn’t have what it took to “deliver pizzas”. Seriously?!
You can imagine how this felt. Was I really not good enough to even deliver one lousy pizza?
Bruised ego aside, I still held on to my dream of making a little more money so that I could enjoy spending more time with my family, supporting them, and actually doing work that I enjoyed.
So because pizza places were throwing my resume out the window, this was the exact point in my life I started blogging and selling products and services online. And I happened to get introduced to one of the most raved about writing softwares on the ‘net...