Reflections from a Pro on Surviving the 2008 Recession

Reflections from a Pro on Surviving the 2008 Recession

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Posted by JC Navarro

April 2, 2020

In 2007, the majority of John Cipres’s investments, as well as the services offered by his

property services

business were related to real-estate. So when the housing market crashed, the phone stopped running and his property investments lost value. 

“I learned something very important not to put all your eggs in one basket."

Using principles he learned in

Who Moved My Cheese

by Spencer Johnson, M.D. he searched for markets he knew for where his services were now needed and wound up rehabbing foreclosed on properties.

Listen to John’s advice about how to take advantage of change. From his experience transforming his business amidst state and city regulations, economic downturns,   changing trends, and more using creativity, networking smarts, and a willingness to hustle.

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