#039: Batteries and Cybertrucks

Welcome back to the Measuring Up Podcast! On today’s show:

  • Andy is getting old and falling to pieces
  • Venice flooding and clever wellies
  • A brick laying question for our listeners?
  • Can you earn money as a hobby without becoming self employed?
  • Cash vs accrual accounts
  • The time served thing… case closed?
  • Black Friday
  • Makers Central is back?
  • Instagram MLM scams – stop following scammy channels!
  • Tesla Cybertruck – the Marmite truck? Love it or hate it?
  • Electric vehicles… when will the infrastructure be sorted?

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#037: Think of the Children!

Welcome back to the Measuring Up Podcast! On today’s show:

  • Peter’s back from Venice and it was REALLY flooded!
  • Holidays, when you’re ready to come home?
  • Behind the scenes… nothing is real!
  • Why are makers making less YouTube videos?
  • Dry fitting woodworking prior to on-site assembly
  • How do we remember to bring everything on jobs? Lists and grab bags!
  • Drill bit storage – can this ever be resolved?

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#035: Bad Instruction Manuals… and Disneyland!

Welcome back to the Measuring Up Podcast! On today’s show:

  • Andy’s very excited about Disneyland… and the channel tunnel!
  • French roads… where are the cat’s eyes?
  • Peter’s planer / thicknesser and strange return policies
  • Clever IKEA design
  • Bad instruction manuals
  • Audio casting and Bluetooth

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#033: Strangest Handyman Jobs?

Welcome back! Later on in the show we’re talking about some of our strangest encounters back in the days of doing handyman work. We’re also chatting about modern lives where information is fed to us via new mediums such as YouTube, podcasts and social media. Is there life after YouTube? How do you go back to working a normal job when you’re ‘YouTube famous’?? We’ve also got some really exciting news for you all – the show is now weekly for all Patreon supporters! If you don’t want to do the Patreon thing you can still listen to the usual show every 2 weeks but we’re ditching the aftershow in favour of a proper extra weekly show instead. Patreon supporters can listen to the weekly show at: https://www.patreon.com/measuringuppodcast

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#032: We’re Early!

Peter and Andy are off to be media tarts at a special YouTube event so we’re recording the show a bit early this week. We’re covering all sorts today including procrastination and working without distractions (in Costa), Peter’s gone back to using a roller and hates it, we chat about price conditioning and setting expectations for your clients. Not to mention VAT, tax evasion and MFT hole spacing. Patreon supporters can listen to the aftershow at: https://www.patreon.com/measuringuppodcast

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