Paul Stephen is a Jim’s Mowing Franchisee in Victoria. He has been running a successful mowing business for 19 years. He runs a couple of trailer units and has built a very large client base. Paul is very, very satisfied with the way his business has grown and continues to perform. Before joining the Jim’s […]
Previous Job: Service Station Attendant I was working around 50 hours a week and earning $50K a year. In Jim’s I work around 30¬38 hours a week and would earn around $150K a year. ..we plan to pay off our mortgage and make a big dent in the 2 rentals properties we have been able […]
Previous Job: Retail – Storeman and a Salesman Since I bought my Mowing round, I have lost count of the number of times I have been told by family and friends how happy and relaxed I look. I knew I wasn’t happy where my work life was heading beforehand, but I never realised how visible […]
Previous Job: Registered General Nurse Lifestyle, lifestyle, lifestyle. No weekends, no shift work, no stress, fewer deadlines…. and no politics. And my wife can do what she wants to do and concentrate on being a mother and raising our two boys, keeping our home and supporting me and the business.
Previous Job: Social Worker Jim’s offers me contact with everyday people and I can be of help and assistance to them, in a way, not dissimilar to my former job. I have some clients that I can choose to do those extra little things for, like my elderly clients, which makes me, and them feel […]
Well after 2 months i grew from 80 to 105 odd clients, I did my first split after 8 months, I have landed a 1 month trial with a retirement home that I was doing some lawns for as the caretaker of all gardens which will let my wife leave her job.
Previous Job: Security Officer at Olympic Dam The professionalism of the Jim’s Group very much impressed us. People trust and respect the Jim’s name, and that has helped us to grow our business very quickly. The help and support has been terrific!
Previous Job: Dealer, Adelaide Casino I actually find it more fun than challenging. When I try something and it works, I know I’ve made everything that bit easier and/or more $$. I’ve also split my round 5 times in 5 years for a total of $90k extra income. I never miss a rock concert or […]
Previous Job: International Tour Guide Being my own boss is fantastic, I have more time with my family and set up my hours around our needs. The franchisors are only a phone call away, if I ever have any questions or need anything. I now make double the money in half the hours which means […]
“I am able to pick up the kids from school occasionally and spend more time with them. I actually see them in the mornings now instead of leaving for work in early darkness. With a recent new addition to the family, it was invaluable to be in control of the hours I was working, something […]
“The money… the freedom… the potential – having my own business allows me to work when I want to and also allows me the opportunity to make decisions as I see fit. The opportunities to expand my business have been endless. I now employ 2 additional staff consisting of a full timer and an apprentice. […]
“No more shifts, rosters, clocking in and out or finishing one job and going to another. Six years ago, I was concerned about where my life and my career were going. Today I am still with Jim’s Mowing, have a very successful franchise and haven’t looked back. I work when I want and where I […]