Episode 88

88 - Beurre Monté

Join Jem and Justin as they discuss contraction and time management. They brainstorm product ideas from beds to DJ stations, and explore software tools like Quotient, Da Vinci Resolve, and Affinity. Both share experience with Profit First and they tackle a question about CNC Shop startups.

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  • LB contraction
  • Getting super tight with my time.
  • Product ideas
  • Beds
  • DJ station is sick
  • Software Corner
  • Smaller team could mean much smaller software stack.
  • Quotient is where quotes are sent, consider using it as the primary QR tool moving forward as it was the tools for leads and follow ups included.
  • Da Vinci Resolve
  • Affinity Software - Photo, Designer, Publisher
  • Profit First:
  • Justin - Picked a bank, set up auto-transfers. Mostly moved deposits.
  • Question - CNC Shop startup?


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Jem Freeman

Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia

Like Butter | Instagram | More Links

Justin Brouillette

Portland, Oregon, USA

PDX CNC | Instagram | More Links

About the Podcast

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Justin Brouillette (Portland CNC) and Jem Freeman (Like Butter) discuss CNC machines, their product design and manufacturing businesses, and every kind of tool that they fancy.

About your hosts

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Jem Freeman

Co-founder and director of Like Butter, a CNC focussed timber design and manufacturing business in their purpose-built solar-powered workshop. Castlemaine, VIC, Australia.
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Justin Brouillette

Founder of Portland CNC & Nack