Joshua Rivers is a web developer, audio editor, voice-over artist, consultant and podcaster who currently offers his skills for hire through a number of platforms including Fiverr.com. Besides editing podcasts for PodcastGuy.co, he also hosts the Quality Living Made Simple Podcast as well as blog for the site. Joshua has had several leadership and management positions throughout the years and hopes to combine these experiences with his love for teaching, training and preaching. Joshua is the founder of Dev By JR.
The desire of wanting to make everything perfect prolongs for me to get something out…I’m wasting all that time. – Joshua Rivers
Joshua was working a full-time job at the same time being in full-time ministry with his church and doing the web development on the side. In order to bring his side business to a full-time level Joshua went to his local community college and got into the web development program and at the same time learning WordPress outside of college on the side. Success Habit: Listening to podcasts.
Joshua’s One Idea
Joshua’s business idea started around 2009/2010. He started taking some classes regarding website development. In 2013 he started Dev by JR (Development by JR).
Joshua started focusing in on service based businesses. He helps business owners how to introduce blogging to their websites. He ended up getting into podcast editing as well. To connect with Joshua Rivers:
www.podcastguy.com – use discount code “Sidepreneur”
♦ Frist of all, breathe
♦ Get encouragement from other podcasters
♦ Being realistic and don’t go to extremes
♦ Don’t try to be so perfect – launch and then tweak as you go
5 Moves To Start A New Business
If they were to start another business today, they would concentrate on this key factor:
- Niche down – get focused on what you really want to do.
- Build a network early on.
- Help people within your target community.
- Build an email list.
- Eliminate distractions.
Essentialism by Greg McKeown