1, Get one pc for data recovery tools and resources only, don't install other programs;
2, Get more software programs, each software does some good jobs on some cases;
3, Set up one partition with enough space to put firmware resources, or especially one firmware drive;
4, Set up your own donor supplier list (donor PCB, donor hard drives, donor firmware resources.);
5, Share your resources and communicate with other forum members and make friends with them and then they will help you too by sharing their experience and resources with you;
6, Keep practizing on some not-so-important drives first and then work on clients' drives;
7, Learn the manuals and tools you have and see what these tools can do for you and then market your services accordingly to your local clients;
8, Join our forum and become friends of other users, start to share your own resources and get help from other users. The more friends you have, the more resources you have, the higher success rate you will achieve.
9, There's no tool in the world fixing all cases by itself alone, users can have more methods or solutions or software from different channels;
10, Have one habit of archiving case studies by hdd brands, by families, by models, by symptoms, etc and learn them and practice them when you get familiar ones, this is important for yourself to master real skills of fixing cases by yourself...
Keep learning, keep improving, Dolphin Data Lab is willing to grow up together with all of you!