Who Needs A Day Job? $250K In Revenue Developing iPhone Apps – with Jerry Shen

by Tim Jahn on November 11, 2011

When Jerry Shen was getting his Masters degree, he took an iPhone development class and the main project in the class was creating an app.  After he finished the app, Jerry’s professor convinced Jerry to submit his app to the Apple App Store and sell it.

After a few months, the app was generating enough revenue for Jerry to quit his day job.  Here, Jerry shares the story of how he did it.

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  • http://www.google.com/profiles/dallakyans Sarkis Dallakian

    Very interesting. Thanks for sharing.

    • http://www.EntrepreneursUnpluggd.com Tim Jahn

      Glad you enjoyed it. Thanks for the comment!

  • Anonymous

    Create something different. Think niche. Begin with your passion. Great rules to live by. Thanks, Tim!

    • http://www.EntrepreneursUnpluggd.com Tim Jahn

      Glad you enjoyed it Chris. Thanks for the comment!

  • Zuhlkekk

    Great interview. I am creating my own app and my big question is what should my marketing plan look like. This discussion was super helpful.