Today’s quote is:
“It’s not about ideas; it’s about making ideas happen.”
Found at Chris Guillebeau’s blog ‘The Art of Non-Conformity’
So in this spirit, instead of just theorising about the taxi business, I went out and bought an old Toyota Corolla for 450 EUR. And now it’s booked to take this vehicle carrying container ship all the way to Abidjan:
Figured the only way to really find out how the taxi business works is to try it. In a couple of weeks, I should know how big the import duties are, and after that how much profit a taxi makes, and if the selected driver really is as trustworthy as I hope.
Updates will follow.