Peace and Chaos

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Yin and Yang.
I try to control things that I can influence. There is no point in worrying about the things that you can’t control. But what can you control?

When I wake up, the day’s outcome should be favorable. I try not to judge whatever happens to me– may it be good or bad. You can control your actions, your training program and how you react to things. [Read more…]

Outsourcing to the Philippines

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Erlend discovered Outsourcing to the Philippines when he was doing 360 photography and his arms were hurting, needed help but couldn’t afford to hire in Norway. So, he started an Ad on a Filipino website, got 30 applicants and about 5 passed. Eventually, Erlend hired 1 guy who happens to be his current business partner. He then hired his first VA Regina Evangelista, who is still his business partner in Mr. Outsource, a business processing company.

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Morning Routine with Erlend Bakke

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Everyone has a morning routine but only a few have an established one. Meaning to say, a morning routine that’s planned out will eventually help you in your daily life.

Erlend talks about his morning routine and how he started on it in 2011. He started out just simply working every day and didn’t really had the habits of a successful entrepreneur. It takes a long time to implement habits, takes about 66 days. Erlend even tried drawing 66 blocks on a sheet of paper and marking it down daily. [Read more…]