18 Dec Acquiring Minds: How to Buy a Manufacturer with $1m in Cash Flow | Ben Jasper Interview
At 40 years old, Ben Jasper started to fatigue of his all-consuming job in finance and to contemplate how the second half of his career could look different. He wanted control over his time. He wanted to see his family more. He wanted boundaries. And Ben achieved them, even though the plastics manufacturer he bought requires him to arrive at the factory at 4:30am every morning. We get into it, Ben’s new lifestyle. He goes out of his way to provide a window into the unglamorous, pre-dawn work of operating a 10-person manufacturing business with no management. To be clear: Almost a year into his ownership, and it IS going well for Ben. Both as an investment and as a vehicle for the professional path he desired.