Side Hustle School

By Chris Guillebeau / Onward Project

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Subscribers: 2834
Reviews: 6

Nik
 Jul 3, 2020
love the show! very inspiring

Greg
 Jun 11, 2019
I recommend this show to everyone. Their loss if they don't listen. Big loss...


 Feb 11, 2019

Roops
 Jan 3, 2019
Great podcast for everyone, as everyone should be thinking about doing a side hussle!

Fabio Armando
 Nov 25, 2018
Great podcast for who wants to build a income generating project without quiting your job or running a lot of risk.

Description

A daily show for everyone who works a regular job and wants to start an income-earning project on the side. In each episode, listeners will hear a different story of someone who's started a side hustle—along with what went well, how that person overcame challenges, and what happened as a result. The show is written and hosted by Chris Guillebeau, the New York Times bestselling author of The $100 Startup, The Happiness of Pursuit, and other books.

Episode Date
#1523 - Q&A: Where should I direct my Pinterest traffic?
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A listener is interested in a new online marketplace that donates profits to charity. She’s getting attention from her Pinterest pins and wants to know where to direct traffic—to the new marketplace, or somewhere classic like Etsy? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Mar 03, 2021
#1522 - Student Makes Selling Sneakers Look Yeezy
574
When a business student converses with a sneakerhead, they form an all-star pair to sell rare footwear. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Mar 02, 2021
#1521 - Q&A: How can I create a cloud service consulting business?
526
A listener is in charge of negotiating online services that his employer pays for. This skill is valuable, especially as more and more companies operate on a recurring payment model. How can he leverage this skill outside work? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Mar 01, 2021
#1520 - Stay-At-Home Mom Starts Bamboo Baby Biz
479
After taking time off in the later stages of a pregnancy, a new mom starts a business selling bamboo baby swaddles online.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Feb 28, 2021
#1519 - Q&A: Should I create a pre-order campaign for my book launch?
451
Today’s listener is self-publishing a book on personal finance—and he’s wondering about the launch process. Should he make the book available for pre-order or just put it up for sale?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Feb 27, 2021
#1518 - Failure Friday: “We Accept Your Proposal… to Resign”
544
In this week’s new “Failure Friday” segment, we hear from a young financial analyst who goes to his boss with a creative proposal to work remotely. He thinks it’s a great idea that will allow him to grow his side business, but the boss sees it quite differently.   Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Feb 26, 2021
#1517 - TBT: Pastry Chef Grows Retail Shop During Pandemic
543
In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a pastry chef who grows a retail shop in addition to her personalized wedding cake biz, all in the midst of the global pandemic. It’s an uphill batter…  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Feb 25, 2021
#1516 - Q&A: How do you determine your customer’s emotional needs?
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Today’s listener is inspired to learn more about the “core emotional needs” of a potential customer, but isn’t sure how to do it or what to do with the info. Are these needs always the same, or do they vary?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Feb 24, 2021
#1515 - Photo Retoucher Strikes Gold with Etsy Shop
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After getting furloughed, a working mom grows her foiled stationery business to five figures.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Feb 23, 2021
#1514 - Q&A: Should I create a course on how to get out of a timeshare?
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Today’s listener has an idea to help people break free of the shackles that come with a timeshare contract.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Feb 22, 2021
#1513 - Dorm Room Side Hustle Grows Into Full Agency
567
When a college student starts booking guests on podcasts, he graduates as the owner of a company, paying off his student loans in the process. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Feb 21, 2021
#1512 - Q&A: How can I teach a Japanese chess game?
403
An avid fan of Shogi—a strategy game sometimes known as Japanese chess—wants to popularize his hobby and get paid at the same time. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Feb 20, 2021
#1511 - Failure Friday: A Global Customs Snafu During Childbirth
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Brand new segment alert! We’re kicking off a new feature called “Failure Friday.” In the inaugural installment, hear from a Canadian tea merchant with a shipment that gets stuck at the U.S. border … while she’s giving birth to her first child.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Feb 19, 2021
#1510 - TBT: Wisconsin Beer Lovers Sell Coasters & More
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a Wisconsin native who sells coasters, glasses, and other products related to beer. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Feb 18, 2021
#1509 - Q&A: How to use TaskRabbit to build a client base?
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A listener is earning extra money by doing handyman chores through TaskRabbit, and wants to strike out on his own. Can he encourage his clients to contact him outside of the app?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Feb 17, 2021
#1508 - Utility Planner Earns $300,000 From YouTube Channel
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When a utility planner sees his colleagues living paycheck to paycheck, he starts a Youtube channel to educate people in finance—and ends up cashing in.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Feb 16, 2021
#1507 - Q&A: Can you still get paid to post pins on Pinterest?
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An early Side Hustle School episode featured a woman who earned $40,000 pinning images on Pinterest. Is this business model still feasible? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Feb 15, 2021
#1506 - Remote Airbnb Host Automates Rental Process
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An Australian living in the Caribbean uses software to manage Airbnb property rentals from 10,000 miles away.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Feb 14, 2021
#1505 - Q&A: How can I sell my own crossword puzzles?
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A listener is all crossed up in her quest to make and sell crossword puzzles.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Feb 13, 2021
#1504: Q&A: Can I make an audio-only learning course (no video!)?
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YouTube is huge, but watching video requires more attention than listening to audio. Since podcasts remain popular, might there be room for audio-only courses? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Feb 12, 2021
#1503 - TBT: P.E. Teacher Becomes Full-Time Sports Gear Reseller
581
In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a teacher who buys and resells sports equipment, earning up to $8,000 month. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Feb 11, 2021
#1502 - Q&A: How to become an eSports commentator?
393
The business of eSports is a billion dollar industry, and today’s caller wants a piece of the Starcraft action. How can he break in? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Feb 10, 2021
#1501 - “Ordinary Dude” Creates Meditation Books for Men
543
A long-time fan of meditation writes and publishes guidebooks for “ordinary dudes”— complete with a beer can on the cover. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Feb 09, 2021
#1500 - We Made It! +3 Powerful Steps to Help You Take Action
529
We made it to Episode #1,500! Let’s make the rest of the year even more momentous—this episode includes three practical steps you can take right now.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Feb 08, 2021
#1499 - Model Turns Designer With Travel-Inspired Jewelry
567
Stuck at home during the pandemic, a fashion model learns to sell non-binary, unisex jewelry inspired by his travels.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Feb 07, 2021
#1498 - Q&A: How do I go from bath toy idea to manufactured product?
506
A listener in the U.K. is inspired to design and manufacture a bath toy! How can she create a sud-sational product?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Feb 06, 2021
#1497 - Q&A: How much money do 'mommy Instagrammers' make?
498
Today’s caller opens the door to a controversial topic: mommy Instagrammers. Among other things, she wants to know how the most popular accounts get paid. Let’s find out! Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Feb 05, 2021
#1496 - TBT: “Dog Threads” Designer Chases Coordinated Outfits
515
In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a woman who designs and sells matching clothes for dogs and their owners. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Feb 04, 2021
# 1495 - Q&A: How to host Pay-to-Play Fortnite parties?
400
A young listener wants to host pay-to-play Fortnite parties in his basement. Let’s see if we can help him level-up!  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Feb 03, 2021
#1494 - Polyglot Conjugates Verbs for Hundreds of Clients
562
A project manager who speaks nine languages (!) earns an extra $50,000/year through her tutoring and translation service. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Feb 02, 2021
#1493 - Q&A: How can I sell my service to improve notetaking?
484
Today’s caller hopes to monetize his ability to help people remember and recall what they learn. What might be the best opportunity?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Feb 01, 2021
#1492 - Engineer Sells His Sole To Aspiring Barefooters
608
After getting sore feet while using his standup desk, an engineer creates an inner sole for his shoes, becoming the sole-proprietor of a successful side hustle. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 31, 2021
#1491 - Q&A: My boss is asking a lot of questions...
371
A listener’s boss is way too nosy! He’s asking a lot of personal questions about our caller’s side hustle. Maybe this boss is a little jealous?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 30, 2021
#1490 - Q&A: Should I get a prototype made … and how do I do it?
445
A caller is wondering about making a prototype for his big 2021 idea. How should he proceed?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 29, 2021
#1489 - TBT: Staying Productive During the Work-at-Home Era
501
In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the founder of a service that helps people who work alone do so productively. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 28, 2021
1488 - Q&A: What are some ways to make money with LinkedIn?
537
Compared with platforms like Instagram, LinkedIn is a sleeper opportunity for growing your relationships and maybe even starting a new business. This listener is looking for ideas—let’s see what we can come up with! Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 27, 2021
#1487 - LinkedIn Lover Helps Jobseekers Connect the Dots
560
One man cracks the code to make LinkedIn work, sharing what he’s learned to help others find professional success. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 26, 2021
#1486 - Q&A: Can I profit from injury recovery videos on TikTok?
464
Can a fitness coach use TikTok to create instructional videos? Almost certainly! Can he make money from such a thing? Maybe…   Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 25, 2021
#1485 - Government Employee Shows Vending Makes Cents
546
When a government employee looks to counteract her serious day job with something fun, she stumbles upon the vending machine hustle.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 24, 2021
#1484 - Q&A: What's the best software to write a nonfiction book?
429
Today’s caller wants to know about the easiest and most helpful tools to write a nonfiction book. Unfortunately, books do not write themselves, but we’ll give him three resources that might make it easier.   Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 23, 2021
#1483 - Q&A: Is there a payment processor for very small transactions?
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Today’s caller hopes to sell virtual items for gamers at very low prices. This creates a problem—most payment processors charge fees that make this business model unviable. Is there anything that can be done?   Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 22, 2021
#1482 - TBT: 26,000 Handmade Hair Scrunchies
482
In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a woman in Iowa who makes and sells a LOT of scrunchies. Long live the 90s!  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 21, 2021
#1481 - Q&A: How can I rent a small private workspace?
417
A listener is feeling cooped up and wants to find a small space outside her home to dedicate to her electronics repair service.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 20, 2021
#1480 - Behavior Analyst Creates Resources for Parents and Teachers
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An expert uses her knowledge to create resources that help parents, teachers, and professionals improve behavior in children with autism. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 19, 2021
#1479 - Q&A: How about an app to help people care for plants?
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A green-thumbed, code-savvy listener wants to make an app to help people keep their plants alive and well. Let’s see what we can do with this so-fresh-and-so-green idea. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 18, 2021
#1478 - Woodworker Proves Money Grows On Trees
558
When the owner of a lawn care business can’t find the earthy table of his dreams, he finds himself with a tree-mendous new business.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 17, 2021
#1477 - Q&A: Where can I find royalty-free music?
416
If you have a podcast or YouTube channel (or similar), where can you find music you can use without breaking the law or getting in trouble?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 16, 2021
#1476 - Q&A: Any ideas to monetize my visual poetry
492
A visual artist hopes to monetize her creative “words and images” creations.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 15, 2021
#1475 - TBT: iPhone App Tracks Weight-Loss Progress
499
In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a developer in the U.K. who makes an app to help people with weight-loss goals.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 14, 2021
#1474 - Q&A: How can I increase my conversion rate?
435
A listener has heard that increasing conversion rates (the percentage of people who see your offer and buy it) can be more important than finding new customers. But how do you do it?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 13, 2021
#1473 - Floridian Finds Fair Value Flipping Furniture
533
A call center employee in central Florida finds that restoring furniture isn’t too hard with a bit of technique and finesse. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 12, 2021
#1472 - Q&A: How to get started on personalized journal idea?
501
A listener is inspired to create a custom physical journal. What are the steps to getting it designed, printed, and out to market? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 11, 2021
#1471 - Natural Air Fresheners Are Big Business
583
Two friends and new fathers start a natural air freshener business that’s cleaning up to the tune of seven figures. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 10, 2021
#1470 - Q&A: Have I found a way to accept PayPal payments with no fees?
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A crafty listener has found a way to avoid PayPal fees when accepting payments. Is he really on to something, or is it going to backfire on him? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 09, 2021
#1469 - Q&A: How to start an engineering hustle while working full-time?
465
A Canadian listener is wondering how to start a computer aided design (CAD) side business in the midst of a busy schedule.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 08, 2021
#1468 - TBT: Texas Marimba Rentals Hit Noteworthy Demand!
590
In our first “Throwback Thursday” segment of 2021, we hear from Texas’s leading provider of marimba rentals. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 07, 2021
#1467 - Q&A: How to pay for a big summer trip with new income?
427
Today’s caller is looking ahead to a bright, COVID-free future. (Aren’t we all??) He’s wondering about using money from a side hustle to pay for a vacation as soon as travel is more accessible.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 06, 2021
#1466 - Family Trio Makes Marvelous Mask Magnets
525
When a family looks for a way to jazz up their protective masks, they become attracted to magnetic charms. Mask and you shall receive! Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 05, 2021
#1465 - Q&A: Is it better to have more projects or a single focus?
468
It’s the age-old question: how many side hustles should you try to tackle at once—and is there any process-driven way to make this decision?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 04, 2021
#1464 - Cooped Up Nomads Start Online Cooking School
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A traveling couple pulls the ultimate pandemic pivot, helping a friend transition her Tuscan cooking classes into an online school. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 03, 2021
#1463 - Q&A: How to get 2021 off to a better start?
437
We all know how 2020 went. What can we do to make a fresh start in the new year? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 02, 2021
#1462 - Principles of Side Hustle School: A New Year Begins!
536
Time flies! For year five, we’re continuing with more listener interaction and introducing a few surprises.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jan 01, 2021
#1461 - Farewell, 2020: It’s Been Real
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Happy New Year’s Eve. What a year it’s been!  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 31, 2020
#1460 - Q&A: What separates small earners from big ones?
543
Every Side Hustle School story features someone who earns at least $500 a month apart from their day job. But some people earn a lot more, earning six or even seven figures from their side hustle. A listener wants to know: what separates small earners from big ones? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 30, 2020
#1459 - Steady Grind Leads to Sustainable Side Income
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After initially delving into web design out of sheer curiosity, this engineer now uses these skills to bring in $40,000 a year on the side.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 29, 2020
#1458 - Q&A: Does the "Evernote Essentials" model still work?
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Years ago, a simple user manual turned into a huge moneymaker for one savvy Evernote user. Can you still profit from writing a guide to a popular software program?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 28, 2020
#1457 - GOALLL! Corporate Filmmaker Moonlights as Soccer Ref
601
When a young soccer fan can’t find his feet for the game, he gets the ball rolling on becoming a referee instead, making money from the sidelines. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 27, 2020
#1456 - Q&A: Should I use side hustle income for a retirement fund?
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Today’s listener is wondering about using side hustle income specifically for her retirement fund. Is there anything specific that might be good to know? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 26, 2020
#1455 - SPECIAL Q&A: Caller from Finland Requests Help with Global Present Delivery
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A bearded man from Finland calls in to discuss a change in business model. Kids don’t want to receive hand sanitizer for Christmas! Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 25, 2020
#1454 - TBT: Crafty Headbands Fly Off the Shelves
621
In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a crafty New Yorker who sells thousands of headbands. She won’t quit while she’s ahead! Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 24, 2020
#1453 - Q&A: How to earn from a directory of bank signup bonuses?
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Today’s caller earned $300 from opening a bank account, and it got him thinking: free money is good! Might there be a way to earn even more by helping other people take advantage of these incentives?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 23, 2020
#1452 - Reddit Post Inspires Airbnb Cleaning Service
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Inspired by a post on Reddit, a Los Angeles man picks up the knowledge to start his own cleaning service. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 22, 2020
#1451 - Q&A: Working through anxiety and “2020 fatigue.”
428
A listener is drained, discouraged, and disheartened with the continued struggle of 2020. How have other people managed to overcome this? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 21, 2020
#1450 - Recruiter Gives Pink Slip to Boring Resumes
555
After helping a number of job-seeking friends, a recruiter decides to monetize her resume skills. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 20, 2020
#1449 - Q&A: What does "Proposition 22" mean for independent contractors?
437
California’s voters recently approved Proposition 22, changing the rules for some independent contractors who work for companies like Uber and DoorDash. But this change affects others as well, and not just in California. What does it mean? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 19, 2020
#1448 - Q&A: Is there a better way to do local restaurant delivery?
360
Today’s caller has been frustrated with the big food delivery services, and is wondering if there’s a better way.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 18, 2020
#1447 - TBT: 3D Printing Enables Distance Learning Materials
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a pediatrician who creates an educational tool to help kids with STEM learning. With so much distance education taking place, she’s had to make a major adjustment to her sales model.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 17, 2020
#1446 - Q&A: How to quickly get to market with a distance learning guide?
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Today’s caller is developing a guide to help parents and teachers with distance learning. This is an urgent need and he wants to move quickly!  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 16, 2020
#1445 - Financial Planner Moonlights as Trivia Host
522
When a new financial planner looks for a way to grow his clientele, he begins to host trivia nights—going on to earn a side income that’s never been questioned.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 15, 2020
#1444 - CLASSROOM: Revisiting Key Lessons (Part II)
720
What a year it’s been! In the second part of this two-part series, we reflect on the key lessons from the 2020 Classroom series.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 14, 2020
#1443 - Graphic Designer Documents Remote Earnings
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When an Australian graphic design graduate lands a freelancing gig sprucing up business and marketing reports, she draws enough confidence to chart a full time nomadic lifestyle. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 13, 2020
#1442 - Q&A: How can I negotiate a revenue share percentage?
466
When selling a course through a third-party platform, how can you negotiate a revenue share percentage—and what’s an ideal percentage to ask for? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 12, 2020
#1441 - Q&A: Should I copyright my sex positive apparel ideas?
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A listener in Los Angeles is planning to sell “novelty clothing featuring intelligent innuendos.” How does she need to protect her intellectual property?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 11, 2020
#1440 - TBT: Natural Deodorant Becomes Beauty Line
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a CPA who turns natural deodorant made from apple cider vinegar into a beauty and skin-care line.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 10, 2020
#1439 - Q&A: How to profit from a distorted real estate market?
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Today’s caller is interested in profiting from real estate. Considering the longterm effects of the global pandemic, might there be some new opportunities? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 09, 2020
#1438 - Cyclist Puts Wheels in Motion on Bike Box Biz
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When a triathlete ships a road bike around the world, little does he know that the box it comes in would take him on a journey of its own. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 08, 2020
#1437 - Q&A: Help! I’m too tired from Zoom to do anything else
466
After so many hours spent in online meetings for her job, how can this listener find the energy to work on something for herself?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 07, 2020
#1436 - Engineer Invents Podcast Alarm Clock
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When an engineer searches for the perfect way to start his day, he ends up inventing a way to be woken up by his favorite podcasts. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 06, 2020
#1435 - Q&A: Can I get away without buying an SSL?
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To have a secure website, you have to purchase and install a certificate known as SSL. Is this really essential? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 05, 2020
#1434 - Q&A: What kind of partnership agreement do I need?
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This podcaster wants to partner with a coffee shop to make his own branded blend of beans. What kind of contract does he need to protect himself? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 04, 2020
#1433 - TBT: Family Affirmation Cards Go Global
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the co-founder of a Canadian business that helps kids and families with self-worth. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 03, 2020
#1432 - Q&A: Help! I’m still overwhelmed with buying products on Alibaba
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A recent Classroom episode covered the basics of buying products for resale on Alibaba—but this listener is still confused. Let’s clear up the confusion! Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 02, 2020
#1431 - Catholic School Teacher Resuscitates First Aid Courses
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When a teacher gets re-certified in first aid after a ten year absence, he finds that compressing his knowledge into his own course will surely elevate his income.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Dec 01, 2020
#1430 - CLASSROOM: Revisiting Key Lessons (Part I)
595
What a year it’s been! In this two-part series, we reflect on the key lessons from the 2020 Classroom series.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 30, 2020
#1429 - Cardiologist Carves Out Bearable Sculptures
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When a cardiologist discovers a new hobby in carving wooden bears, he gets his bearings and gets paid for it. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 29, 2020
#1428 - Q&A: How to set up payment plans with auto-renewal?
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Today’s caller is hoping to set up a service with a low service fee *and* a renewal payment every three months. Is there an easy way to do this? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 28, 2020
#1427 - Q&A: Should I use a service to promote my romance series?
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An author of a new romance series wants to know if she should pay a service that markets ebooks to a large audience to promote her debut.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 27, 2020
#1426 - TBT: Beer Made from “Upcycled” Grain
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Happy Thanksgiving! In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the co-founder of a business that turns upcycled grains from breweries into delicious snacks.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 26, 2020
#1425 - Q&A: Should I publish my course in more than one location?
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Today’s listener from the UK is wondering about publishing an online course with a platform like Udemy or Coursera. Does she have to choose one of them, or can she cross-publish to multiple platforms?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 25, 2020
#1424 - Logistics Broker Earns Extra Income From Graffiti
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When a logistics broker offers to do graffiti for a friend, he unexpectedly paints himself into an extra income. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 24, 2020
#1423 - Q&A: How can an Italian living overseas get more voiceover work?
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An Italian living in England is trying to break into the multilingual voiceover market.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 23, 2020
#1422 - Financial Planner Sells Sartorial Storage Solutions
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In need of extra household cash, a financial planner in Texas combines his love of woodworks and menswear.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 22, 2020
#1421 - Q&A: Is it really better to offer more ways of accepting payment?
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This listener is wondering about adding new options for accepting payment, including checking debits and cryptocurrency. Is more always better?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 21, 2020
#1420 - Q&A: How can I sell “printables” without paid ads?
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Today’s listener wants to sell printables (digital artwork for download) and needs a quick marketing plan to profit before Thanksgiving weekend. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 20, 2020
#1419 - TBT: Personal Trainer Pumps Up Protein Pancakes
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we’ll hear from a personal trainer who sells pumped-up pancakes full of protein. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 19, 2020
#1418 - Q&A: Should I change my business name?
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Today’s caller from rural Australia has made a website, podcast, and online course—but now he’s thinking of changing the name. What’s the best plan of action?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 18, 2020
#1417 - Bookstore Employee Crafts Paper Bead Jewelry
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When an art student and bookstore employee looks for ways to supplement her income, she invents a new art form making paper beads from popular books. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 17, 2020
#1416 - CLASSROOM: Troubleshooting—What If It Doesn’t Work?
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What if your idea, product, or service doesn’t work out? These tips will help you turn a misstep (or even a disaster!) into positive momentum for your next attempt.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 16, 2020
#1415 - Shabbat Shalom! Marketer Creates Day-of-Rest Subscription Box
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After dropping off supplies to assist friends in virtually celebrating Shabbat, a marketing specialist creates a “Mensch box” to help others experience the Jewish day of rest. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.  Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 15, 2020
#1414 - Q&A: Can you deduct side hustle losses from your federal income taxes?
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This listener’s new side hustle lost money this year. Hopefully that will change in 2021, but for now—is there a silver lining in being able to deduct losses from his income taxes? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 14, 2020
#1413 - Q&A: How to make money from Spotify playlists?
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Today’s listener wants to curate playlists on Spotify and get paid for it. Is that a thing?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 13, 2020
#1412 - TBT: Nomadic Family Cooks Up Profit With Italian Housewares
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from an Italian American who sells a line of imported housewares from his homeland.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 12, 2020
#1411 - Q&A: How to market a controversial topic?
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Today’s listener is trying to help families mend fractured relationships—and for some reason, Google thinks this is so controversial that they won’t allow her to advertise. What should she do?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 11, 2020
#1410 - Dancer Steps Up With Blinged Out Costumes
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When a freelance dancer decides to hang up her boots for a calmer life, she waltzes right into a costume making hobby that turns profitable. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 10, 2020
#1409 - Q&A: My idea isn’t working … what’s the best way to move on?
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What happens when your first, second, and third ideas all fail to achieve your desired results? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 09, 2020
#1408 - Physician Assistant Peru-ses Machu Picchu Treks
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When an orthopedics assistant befriends his local guide while trekking to Machu Picchu, they decide to start a tourism service together. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 08, 2020
#1407 - Q&A: Can I get paid to help people learn to complain better?
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Today’s listener is good at complaining to big companies when something goes wrong. Is there a way he can profit from teaching this skill? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 07, 2020
#1406 - Q&A: How do I deal with a chargeback?
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Oh no! Our listener received a chargeback from the payment processor she uses to accept credit cards. Is there anything she can do about it? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 06, 2020
#1405 - TBT: “Life’s Not Fair”: Children’s Books About Real-Life
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the co-founder of an unconventional children’s book publisher.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 05, 2020
#1404 - Q&A: Should I update my LinkedIn profile to better match my side hustle?
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Today’s listener has started a podcast for dog lovers. She’s wondering if she should update her LinkedIn profile to remove references to her academic work. What’s the best answer?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 04, 2020
#1403 - Texas Designer Creates “Flags For Good”
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It’s election day in the U.S.! In this story: a designer and long-time flag enthusiast uses his passion to create “flags for good,” advancing a message of positive change.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 03, 2020
#1402 - CLASSROOM: Sourcing Products Using Alibaba
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How can you buy and resell products from an overseas manufacturer? These six tips will get you started. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 02, 2020
#1401 - Pharmacist Provides Formula For Aspiring Technicians
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An ambitious pharmacist creates an online course for aspiring pharmacy techs. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Nov 01, 2020
#1400 - Q&A: Should I create a website for medical coders?
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***EPISODE 1,400!!*** Today’s listener is working on a website that helps medical coders earn free continuing education (CE) credit. How could this project be monetized?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 31, 2020
#1399 - Q&A: Should I keep politics out of my business?
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A listener yearns for the days when he could express his support for a political candidate while still maintaining positive relationships with friends and neighbors who disagreed. Now that he has a side hustle in the midst of a divisive election, he’s wondering if he should just keep his mouth shut.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 30, 2020
#1398 - TBT: Minimalist Backpacks With a Cause
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a married couple who sells minimalist backpacks. Their business has grown quite a lot since we last heard from them!  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 29, 2020
#1397 - Q&A: 2020 has been overwhelming. What’s the outlook for next year?
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Today’s caller has noticed something: 2020 has been ridiculous! He’s wondering what comes next and how we can find opportunities in the uncertainty. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 28, 2020
#1396 - Attorney Shutters Day Job In Favor Of Photography
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When an antitrust attorney loses interest in her day job, she captures the moment in profitable portrait photography. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 27, 2020
#1395 - Q&A: Should I pay a publicist to book me as a podcast guest?
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Today’s caller is trying to build her brand as a lifestyle coach. Should she hire a publicist to book her as a guest on podcasts?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 26, 2020
#1394 - “Decision Coach” Makes Money By Making Decisions
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After being asked by her friends and family to give them straightforward advice, a writer decides to see if she can get paid to make decisions for other people.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 25, 2020
#1393 - Q&A: How can I use my degree with my side hustle?
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A caller from the U.K. is wondering about how to use his degree in sport and exercise science in marketing a coaching service.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 24, 2020
#1392 - Q&A: How can I produce in-person experiences when people are afraid?
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If you’re producing a safety-conscious event, how can you market it in a way that overcomes the fear many people have during the pandemic?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 23, 2020
#1391 - TBT: Physician Designs Plush Toys to Teach Anatomy
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a doctor who makes plush toys in the shape of human organs to teach kids about the body.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 22, 2020
#1390 - Q&A: Should I accept Bitcoin as a payment method?
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Today’s listener is wondering about Bitcoin, the world’s best known cryptocurrency—should he accept it as payment for his new app?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 21, 2020
#1389 - Marketing Guy Isn’t Afraid Of Ghostwriting
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After a partner in a marketing firm fulfills a lifelong dream of writing his own novel, he begins ghostwriting for others, penning children’s books and even poetry.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 20, 2020
#1388 - CLASSROOM: Dealing with Customer Complaints
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“Oh no, I got a complaint!” Every side hustler worries about it, but dealing with complaints doesn’t need to be overwhelming. These three strategies will help you make most customers happy, *and* to know when to stand your ground.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 19, 2020
#1387 - Off Road Enthusiast Wanders Into Profit
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When a mechanical engineer and 4x4 fanatic tries to save money on his Jeep upgrades, he wrangles with local vendors for free parts—and winches himself to a new source of income.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 18, 2020
#1386 - Q&A: My product is selling on Amazon … but how can I get more attention?
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A listener from Singapore sells biodegradable party cups with cheerful designs. She’s selling them on Amazon, and wondering how to get noticed by more people.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 17, 2020
#1385 - Q&A: Are there other types of digital assets?
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Our story of a woman in New Zealand who sells virtual paint brushes for iPad users was very popular, and a listener is wondering: are there any other “digital assets” that can be made for resale?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 16, 2020
#1384 - TBT: Florist Offers Nationwide, DIY Wedding Flowers
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a wedding florist in Oklahoma who has a creative idea to offer DIY wedding flowers to brides across the country.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 15, 2020
#1383 - Q&A: How can I monetize a site for fans of Black superheroes?
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A listener wants to build a fan site showcasing Black superheroes from DC and Marvel comics—how can he make money from it? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 14, 2020
#1382 - Insurance Manager Finds New Shelves for Old Antiques
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After selling an unwanted collection of antiques, an insurance manager goes on a hunt for more inventory. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 13, 2020
#1381 - Q&A: What are your top tips for daily writing?
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Today’s caller is hoping to improve her writing streak. How can we help her keep writing 1,000 words a day? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 12, 2020
#1380 - Mother-Daughter Team Starts Squeaky-Clean Soap Shop
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While staying up late one night, a mom and her daughter decide that they want to start a business together.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 11, 2020
#1379 - Q&A: Should I provide a guarantee for my real estate photography service?
361
Today’s listener is starting to get paid for real estate photography. Should she offer a money-back guarantee in case a client is unsatisfied?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 10, 2020
#1378 - Q&A: Any ideas for a military couple?
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They’ve been in the military for more than a decade, and they’re thinking ahead. What might be a good side hustle for a couple that moves frequently and might be deployed?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 09, 2020
#1377 - TBT: Mobile Coffee Roasting Blends Work and Family
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we revisit a neighborhood coffee lover who follows a whim to a mobile roasting operation.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 08, 2020
#1376 - Q&A: I set up my email list … now what??
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Aside from your website, your email list may be the most important tool in growing any new business. After you get it set up, what comes next? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 07, 2020
#1375 - College Curriculum Developer Makes Minimalist Jewelry
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When a professional development specialist can’t find “just the right” piece of jewelry, she makes it herself. Six years later, she’s mined a second income creating minimalist, Boho-chic jewelry. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 06, 2020
#1374 - CLASSROOM: Transitioning Between Projects
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How can you transition between projects (or a job and a side hustle) without constantly losing your flow—and how can you start a completely new project without just creating more “stuff” to worry about? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 05, 2020
#1373 - Texas Mom Profits from Poshmark Sales
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A mom of two young daughters goes to look for used clothes, and ends up finding a new pastime of reselling items on Poshmark and other platforms.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 04, 2020
#1372 - Q&A: Can I compete with Gazelle by reselling iPhones?
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When you upgrade your iPhone or Android smartphone, what do you do with the old one? Many of us trade them in, knowing that we aren’t getting a great deal but not wanting to hassle with an alternative. Today’s listener is hoping to profit from this problem—how should they proceed? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 03, 2020
#1371 - Q&A: How to convert non-paying students into customers?
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Today’s caller (from Egypt!) is teaching software development through an apprenticeship model, but most of his students aren’t paying. How can he convert some of these free students into customers? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 02, 2020
#1370 - TBT: The Accountant Who Sold Spreadsheets to Etsy Sellers
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from an accountant who sells spreadsheet templates and other financial resources to creatives.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Oct 01, 2020
#1369 - Q&A: Do I have to sell as a SAAS?
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A listener is trying to decide how to price a new online service. Should she use the common SAAS (“software as a service”) model, or are there alternatives?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 30, 2020
#1368 - Mother Of Five Sells Pretty Old Books
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When a stay at home mom hopes to avoid returning to full-time work outside the home, she starts selling vintage books packaged by color—and her dream becomes more than a pigment of her imagination.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 29, 2020
#1367 - Q&A: Help! My website images keep disappearing…
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Today’s listener is having a weird problem—the images on his posts are disappearing. What’s going on?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 28, 2020
#1366 - Homeschooler Unleashes Creativity with Penmanship Posters
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While homeschooling her twin daughters, this genetic analyst goes in search of penmanship aids—and ends up making her own.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 27, 2020
#1365 - Q&A: How can I get more comments on my blog and Instagram posts?
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Today’s listener wants more engagement from her online community. How can she achieve her objective—and is it the right way to measure success?   Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 26, 2020
#1364 - Q&A: Do I really need to open a business bank account?
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I’ve always said that when you begin to earn income apart from your day job, you need to open a separate bank account … but today’s caller questions that advice. Might there be some exceptions? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 25, 2020
#1363 - TBT: Popular Board Game Raises $1 Million on Kickstarter
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a fan of old-school board games who’s achieved tremendous success with multiple crowdfunding projects.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 24, 2020
#1362 - Q&A: How to launch a communications business for healthcare providers?
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Today’s listener is a medical professional by background and is starting a communications business on the side. How can she find her first clients and stand out from larger organizations?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 23, 2020
#1361 - Texas Teacher Takes On Test-Taking Tutorials
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When a teacher takes a new certification test in order to keep his job, he blogs about the experience and builds a following by helping others achieve A+ results.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 22, 2020
#1360 - CLASSROOM: How to Ask for Referrals
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Your existing customer base is the single best source of referrals—and you don’t have to pay to advertise to them. How can you develop a regular process of encouraging referrals? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 21, 2020
#1359 - Land Surveyor Paints a Sign Hustle
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When a land surveyor and father of three can’t take his job any more, he experiments with business ideas until he lands on something that doesn’t feel sketchy. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 20, 2020
#1358 - Q&A: Can I use other people's recipes for my ebook for children?
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Today’s listener has a new YouTube channel and wants to write a related ebook that features recipes for kids. Can she borrow and rename recipes that she finds online?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 19, 2020
#1357 - Q&A: How can I create a product to help people with applied learning?
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This listener wants to help people learn more actively. Sounds good, but how does it become a product or service?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 18, 2020
#1356 - TBT: Teaching the World to Play Saxophone
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from an Australian musician who’s created an online community to teach students how to play the saxophone.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 17, 2020
#1355 - Q&A: How can I start a pandemic dating service?
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Today’s listener wants to start a pandemic dating service. Will it be short-lived—or a viral sensation?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 16, 2020
#1354 - Magicians Open Enchanting Online Store
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Dissatisfied with the slow innovation in the magic community, two magicians create their own online retailer.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 15, 2020
#1353 - Q&A: How can I market Jujitsu products?
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A listener in Argentina is starting “Run and Roll,” a clothing brand for fans of jujitsu. How can she reach her ideal audience?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 14, 2020
#1352 - Social Media Manager Moonlights for Mothers
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After a traumatic birth experience, a biologist turned social media manager takes on another new responsibility of helping expectant mothers.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 13, 2020
#1351 - Q&A: When is the right time to sell your business?
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Today’s listener has a rugby lifestyle brand, and he might be ready to sell! How does he know if the time is right, and what should he do next? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 12, 2020
#1350 - Q&A: How can I use Spotify as a lead generation source?
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How can an independent musician connect with fans who discover them on Spotify or Soundcloud?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 11, 2020
#1349 - TBT: Coronavirus Triples Sales of Cold Brew Coffee
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the co-founder of Bizzy Coffee. They started by selling “coffee shots,” but achieved much more success by changing to cold, 48-ounce bottles.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 10, 2020
#1348 - Q&A: What should I know before I start a Twitch channel?
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A listener has a cooking show on YouTube, and she wants to branch out to another platform. Is there a way to do this without working twice as hard—and what does she need to know? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 09, 2020
#1347 - Dedicated Runner Goes the Distance for Online Training
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When a government contractor and experienced runner injures himself after a marathon, he races to start a blog helping others avoid the same fate—ending up on track for his own success.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 08, 2020
#1346 - CLASSROOM: Selling a Food & Beverage Product
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Want to sell your gluten-free pizza dough or Paleo-friendly donuts? It’s not as simple as selling an ebook, but it can be done. This episode provides 5 essential tips for the aspiring foodpreneur.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 07, 2020
#1345 - School Teacher Designs Specialized Diets for Dogs
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After a teacher in Singapore learns to develop a special diet for her beloved dog Oreo, she learns to offer this “pawsome” service to other pet owners. It’s not a dog-eat-dog world! Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 06, 2020
#1344 - Q&A: How can I increase traffic to my tarot reading website?
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Today’s listener is in search of something that a lot of our listeners will relate to: traffic to her website! What should she do while she waits for the right cards to appear?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 05, 2020
#1343 - Q&A: How can I find companies to sponsor my podcast?
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Today’s listener is planning to start a podcast, and wants to take it seriously. How can they find sponsors?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 04, 2020
#1342 - TBT: Offline Conversation Game Goes Online
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a Dutch co-founder of a popular game to inspire meaningful conversations. It was a huge success when they started, and recently they’ve been transitioning to an all-new model.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 03, 2020
#1341 - Q&A: Can I make a different video about dogs every day for a year?
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Today’s listener loves corgis … a lot. He’d like to make a series of daily videos about them. What should he think about if he decides to pursue this idea? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 02, 2020
#1340 - Book Lover Creates LGBTQ+ Subscription Service
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When this book lover exhausts her network’s recommendations for LGBTQ+ books, she creates her own subscription box service. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Sep 01, 2020
#1339 - Q&A: Is there a template to make an app or other software?
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Today’s listener is looking for a template to make a website that has some specific functionality—in her case, a combination of Craigslist and Airbnb. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 31, 2020
#1338 - Hardworking Chef Whips Up Artisanal Cheesecakes
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When a skilled chef grows tired of working in food stores, he takes on some whisk and starts his own cheesecake brand that’s anything but half baked. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 30, 2020
#1337 - Q&A: How to go from farmers market to grocery store?
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Today’s listener is one of those people who started baking while on lockdown, and it led to his first side hustle selling at farmers markets. He likes it so much that he wants to expand! What’s the next step?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 29, 2020
#1336 - Q&A: Should I start a new business or expand my current one?
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This listener grew a side hustle to a full-time business—so naturally, now she wants to start another hustle! Is it completely new or an expansion of what she’s already been doing? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 28, 2020
#1335 - TBT: “Graphic Designer for Dogs” Retrieves New Clients
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a graphic designer who started off by specializing in pet businesses. She’s now trying to go off-leash and retrieve clients in other industries … but is she barking up the wrong tree?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 27, 2020
#1334 - Q&A: How do I market to my personal network?
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Today’s listener has developed a coloring book for kids to help them learn about cell biology. She knows a lot of people in her personal network who would be perfect for it–but how can she promote the concept without being “salesy”?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 26, 2020
#1333 - The Great British Baking Scratch-Off Poster
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Two British military officers take their baking talents to the masses with these popular scratch-off posters featuring 100 classic pastries. On your mark…   Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 25, 2020
#1332 - CLASSROOM: Crowdfunding Basics & Best Practices
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Whether through Kickstarter or another platform, raising money and support through crowdfunding can be a great option—but only for the right project, and the competition is fierce. Learn 8 best practices in this episode, and get ready to work hard.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 24, 2020
#1331 - Art Classes by Zoom Produce Pandemic Profits
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An art teacher uses her tech savvy to offer online classes during the COVID-19 pandemic, reaching hundreds of viewers (and getting paid) through Facebook Live.   Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 23, 2020
#1330 - Q&A: How can I get past the plateau I keep encountering?
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Today’s caller has been able to build his project to $1,000 a month, but can’t move past the plateau. It’s a great start! What comes next?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 22, 2020
#1329 - Q&A: How to grow a blog for couples separated by borders?
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This longtime listener is an immigration attorney who’s starting a series of courses for couples separated by borders. How can she grow her blog?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 21, 2020
#1328 - TBT: Cybersecurity Training Becomes 7-Figure Business
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a former adjunct professor who put his course on YouTube and earned $100,000. It’s now grown to employ ten people and bring in seven-figures a year.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 20, 2020
#1327 - Q&A: How can an author succeed in this day and age?
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Our caller today has been working on her first novel, and she doesn’t want it to be confined to a drawer forever. She wants to sell it! But she’s also feeling discouraged, because so many books are commercially unsuccessful. What should she consider? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 19, 2020
#1326 - “Secrets of Sushi” YouTube Channel Serves Hungry Fans
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When a young sushi chef questions the environmental impact of his beloved cuisine, he undertakes a journey to learn about sustainable sushi. His online videos now reach hundreds of thousands of viewers.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 18, 2020
#1325 - Q&A: I’m obsessed with Tik-Tok! How can I make money from it?
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Today’s caller is wondering about monetizing their skills through Tik Tok, cashing in on headbanging dogs and gummy bear Adele concerts. Is there a path for them?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 17, 2020
#1324 - Couple Follows the Signs to Custom Paint Parties
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When a husband and wife look to spend more time at home with their kids, they follow the signs and start a unique paint party business that shows them the way.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 16, 2020
#1323 - Q&A: How to get my first customer as a digital personal assistant?
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Today’s listener wants to become a digital personal assistant to help people with tech support. How should he proceed?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 15, 2020
#1322 - Q&A: How does “retargeting” work?
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A listener wants to bring more attention to his podcast and blog for aviation lovers. He’s heard about “retargeting”—how does it work?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 14, 2020
#1321 - TBT: “Near and Deer” Taxidermy Service Mounts Up
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the co-owner of Near and Deer, a faux taxidermy service that sells everything you need for artificial animal heads.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 13, 2020
#1320 - Q&A: How can I get an ebook cover designed?
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A listener wants to publish her husband’s science fiction stories and books on Kindle. Where can she find affordable editing and cover design?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 12, 2020
#1319 - Former High School Athlete Creates Coaching Subscription
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When his old high school football coach reaches out to him, a sales professional creates a program to foster leadership skills in athletes.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 11, 2020
#1318 - CLASSROOM: Set Up a Wordpress Website
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If you haven’t made your first website yet, this short tutorial will get you going in no time. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 10, 2020
#1317 - Bartender Sells Pocket-Sized Reminders of Positivity
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A curious bartender discovers that his next side hustle idea has been in his pocket all along. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 09, 2020
#1316 - Q&A: How to grow a podcast for Toyota Prius owners?
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This listener in Hungary has a podcast for owners of hybrid cars. He’s focused on the Prius for the past year, but wants to expand the audience. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 08, 2020
#1315 - Q&A: How to start a guide to government grants?
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Today’s listener wants to create a guide for government grants. Is this a good idea, and if so, what’s the best path forward?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 07, 2020
#1314 - TBT: These iPad Paintbrushes Never Run Dry
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a New Zealand software developer who popularizes iPad lettering brushes, accumulating 300,000 followers and a solid extra income. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 06, 2020
#1313 - Q&A: How can I drive more traffic to my site instead of Udemy?
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This listener has created an ambitious home improvement video course. It’s currently hosted on a third-party platform, and he wants to be able to drive traffic to his own website. What should he do? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 05, 2020
#1312 - College Student Starts Million Dollar Design Biz
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A college student uses her artistic skills to make personalized gifts for family and friends, growing it into a million dollar business.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 04, 2020
#1311 - Q&A: Should I self-publish a mental health guidebook on Kindle?
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A listener in Mexico is starting a podcast on mental health, and also wants to publish a book. Should she put it out on Kindle even though she doesn’t have a lot of followers yet? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 03, 2020
#1310 - Lifelong Freelancer Adds Real Estate Photography to Portfolio
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When a lifelong freelancer becomes interested in real estate photography after selling his home, he learns the trade and develops a new hustle in a flash.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 02, 2020
#1309 - Q&A: Any ideas for an architect trying to change business models?
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An experienced architectural drafter is hoping to make a change. He still wants to use his professional skills, but in a way that doesn’t rely on trading time for money. What should he consider? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Aug 01, 2020
#1308 - Q&A: Is it ethical to sell the same thing at different prices?
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Is there anything wrong with selling to a range of customers at different prices—and if not, how can you do it without someone finding out and getting mad? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 31, 2020
#1307 - TBT: English Language Game Throws Down Amazon Gauntlet
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from an English teacher who turns his passion for verbs into online income. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 30, 2020
#1306 - Q&A: How to charge for a travel service post-quarantine?
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Today’s listener is wondering about travel in the post-COVID world. Can he charge for a service that helps long-distance couples connect through traveling to an intermediate city? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 29, 2020
#1305: Wichita Native Gets Paid to Show Off His City
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When his friends all leave town to move to “cooler” cities, an engineer creates an Instagram account to highlight local attractions in Wichita, Kansas. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 28, 2020
#1304 - CLASSROOM: Create Content By Answering Questions
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If you’d like to receive free traffic to your website, you need to learn a few simple tips about search engine optimization (SEO). And if you’re struggling with knowing what to post about, use this strategy to never run out of ideas.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 27, 2020
#1303 - Power Plant Specialist Tugs On Archery Business String
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A power plant worker hits the bullseye with a tool to create bow strings for archers. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 26, 2020
#1302 - Q&A: How can I fast track my idea?
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Not every side hustle idea is going to work out … but is there a way to learn in advance which ones are more likely to succeed?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 25, 2020
#1301 - Q&A: How to narrow down a personal finance target market?
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A listener in Dallas wants to help teens and young adults learn personal finance—but the groups she has in mind are very different. How should she choose a focus?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 24, 2020
# 1300 - TBT: Blogger Explores Affiliate Marketing in India
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a blogger in India who helps readers with financial products, earning commissions along the way. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 23, 2020
#1299 - Q&A: Where to find free music for paid events?
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This listener has been hosting a series of virtual events to connect with other moms interested in entrepreneurship, and she’d like to play music in the background. How can she do this legally … but without paying? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 22, 2020
#1298 - Pharmacist Cues Connections with Conversational Cards
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When a pharmacist longs for the deep connections she had with her college friends, she turns over a card to reveal a conversational side hustle. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 21, 2020
#1297 - Q&A: How can I get paid to help resellers?
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Lots of people are exploring the world of reselling. Today’s caller is wondering … what are the reseller’s needs, and what can he sell to them?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 20, 2020
#1296 - The Rise of the Beer Koozie Empire
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Frustrated with the subpar experience of drinking warm beer, a college drop-out creates a multi-million dollar insulated beverage brand. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 19, 2020
#1295 - Q&A: How to price services to help parents of autistic children?
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A listener recently launched a coaching service for parents and caregivers of autistic kids. How can she decide on her pricing? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 18, 2020
#1294 - Q&A: Are Amazon ads worth trying?
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In addition to selling more than twelve million items, Amazon.com also sells ads. Might this be a good alternative to expensive Google and Facebook ads? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 17, 2020
#1293 - TBT: Organization Expert Declutters 150+ Homes
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a yoga instructor turned home organizer, who donates many of the unused items to people and agencies in need. She’s now working virtually and offering free consultations!  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 16, 2020
#1292 - Q&A: Should I publish a daily audio diary about writing a book?
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Today’s listener has an idea to work on a new book and share their journey along the way. How can they do this, and is it a good idea?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 15, 2020
#1291 - Recruiter Moonlights on HR Jobs Marketplace
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After freelancing for five years, an HR and recruitment consultant launches a platform to help employers find the talent they need. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 14, 2020
#1290 - CLASSROOM: Forecast Your Profit on a Napkin
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Your side hustle MUST have a clear plan to make money. By using a simple estimating tool to forecast profit and expense, you’ll be able to make decisions with far more confidence.   Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 13, 2020
#1289 - Social Media Fan Ties the Knot with Wedding Marketing
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When a longtime social media fan (hello, AOL!) looks to add creativity into her life, she combines her passion for weddings and her skills in online communication.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 12, 2020
#1288 - Q&A: How did THE MONEY TREE launch go?
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A listener checks in to ask how my recent pandemic-timing book launch went. Short version: it was challenging! Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 11, 2020
#1287 - Q&A: How to sell an online birth preparation course?
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A couple in the UK seeks advice on a birth preparation program course they’ve been revisiting in recent months.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 10, 2020
#1286 - TBT: Man Makes $100,000, Five Dollars at a Time
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a man who specializes in naming businesses. He started out *selling jokes* for $5/each on Fiver, but he’s come a long way since then.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 09, 2020
#1285 - Q&A: Can you say more about imposter syndrome? I’m still struggling!
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Today’s listener has no shortage of ideas, but feels held back by her own beliefs. This is a common problem … what’s the solution? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 08, 2020
#1284 - Office Manager Cleans Up With Etsy Soap Store
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A seasoned traveler takes a soap-making course while living in China. Years later, she proves that soap springs eternal by starting a sudsational Etsy store.   Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 07, 2020
#1283 - Q&A: How should I launch a gift box service for new moms?
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A listener has an idea to sell gift boxes to new moms. Should she start selling on Etsy, make her own website, or something else?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 06, 2020
#1282 - Dancer Waltzes Into Staffing Agency for Performers
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When an aspiring dancer moves to New York City to make it big, she avoids becoming another broke performer by working odd side jobs—then helps her colleagues do the same.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 05, 2020
#1281 - Q&A: How should my students register for an online art class?
360
When it comes to DIY website building tools (Squarespace, Wix, etc.), many of them have similar features. Is the same true of online registration tools?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 04, 2020
#1280 - Q&A: Help! People keep stealing and reposting my photos
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A listener is a photographer who’s concerned about people reposting their images without permission. What’s the best response in these situations?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 03, 2020
#1279 - TBT: These “Sweatpant Overalls” Produce Joy and Extra Pockets
578
In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the man who brought sweatpant overalls for men (really!) to America.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 02, 2020
#1278 - Q&A: What to do with an app for Apple Watch?
410
One of our listeners has developed an app for the Apple Watch. So far it’s moderately successful—what should he do next?   Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jul 01, 2020
#1277 - Volunteer Turns Good Deeds Into Paid Consulting
589
When an Indian sales professional begins offering free advice on Quora, he discovers a valuable skill he can get paid for.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 30, 2020
#1276 - CLASSROOM: How to Avoid Getting Stuck
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To be “stuck” means you’ve reached an impasse, obstacle, or limitation that hinders your progress. In this Classroom feature, learn five tips to avoid this condition *before* you encounter it.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 29, 2020
#1275 - IT Manager Gains Income After Losing Weight
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When a desk worker finally manages to get in shape, he starts a personal training side biz that inspires others. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 28, 2020
#1274 - Q&A: What have you learned from YouTube Live?
570
I recently finished a 30-day experiment of going live on YouTube every day to teach a short lesson and answer questions. What did I learn, and what would I do differently?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 27, 2020
#1273 - Q&A: How to make a prototype for a physical product?
483
Our listener today is starting a side hustle that requires a physical product, and he’s wondering… how can he make a prototype? Does he even need one? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 26, 2020
#1272 - TBT: Bestselling Author Publishes Novels, Online Courses, and More
696
In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from an incredibly productive author who writes novels in the morning and makes online courses in the afternoon. Lots of lessons here!  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 25, 2020
#1271 - Q&A: What’s the best way forward in the Knowledge Economy?
506
It’s been a couple of decades since people have been talking about globalization and ecommerce. But it can also feel overwhelming, so what’s the best way to get started? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 24, 2020
#1270 - Brooklyn Academic Learns To Upcycle Fine China
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After stumbling across a collection of fine china being thrown away, an out-of-work academic learns to upcycle similar items into tiered cake stands. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 23, 2020
#1269 - CLASSROOM: Dealing with Unsupportive Family Members
794
What if your family doesn’t support your side hustle? It’s not an uncommon situation, and you don’t need to choose between your dream and the people you love. This episode will show you three ways to survive without compromising on your values.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 22, 2020
#1268 - Sophomores Stitch Together Custom T-Shirts
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When two college students look to start a business, they roll up their sleeves and create a custom t-shirt company—totally off the cuff! Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 21, 2020
#1267 - Q&A: Financial independence, retire early (FIRE)—what’s up with that?
436
This listener wants to know how Side Hustle School works with the model of Financial independence, retire early (FIRE). Are they compatible?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 20, 2020
#1266 - Q&A: How can I take my aerial yoga teaching to new heights?
465
Today’s caller is doing well teaching aerial yoga classes on the beach. Is there a way to scale this business and teach online?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 19, 2020
#1265 - TBT: Frozen Yogurt Dog Treats Are No Barking Matter
650
In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the co-founder of a business that provides frozen treats for dogs.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 18, 2020
#1264 - Q&A: Could I start a site for crafters to exchange unfinished projects?
542
A listener is wondering about her crafty side hustle idea: is it worth trying? If so, what’s the next step to making it reality? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 17, 2020
#1263 - River Guide Submits Side Hustle Job Application
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When a river guide struggles with his company's hiring process, he uses his knowledge to build a job application software platform that checks all the boxes.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 16, 2020
#1262 - CLASSROOM: Halfway through the year! Let's review.
615
We’ve made it to the middle of 2020! Let’s review what we’ve covered in the Classroom series so far, and prepare to move to a major focus on marketing for the rest of the year.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 15, 2020
#1261 - Military Spouse Starts Subscription Box Mission
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When an HR Director's husband is away on military deployment, she uses the alone time to march toward a subscription box. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 14, 2020
#1260 - Q&A: What is the business need that art fulfills?
491
For a lot of our stories, it’s clear what need is being met. But what about art? Among other things, this caller makes needle-felted fuzzies. What problem is she solving and what solution is she offering?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 13, 2020
#1259 - Q&A: What kind of review platform would be best for online learning?
510
So many people are doing online learning of all kinds these days, but selecting the right platform can also be overwhelming. Today’s listener wants to create a review site to help users compare options—how should she proceed? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 12, 2020
#1258 - TBT: Lawyer Creates Course for New Parents Returning to Work
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a Washington, DC attorney with a course to help new parents return to the workforce. A lot has happened since we first featured her!  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 11, 2020
#1257 - Q&A: How to get customers to leave reviews on Etsy?
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Today’s caller has a new Etsy shop selling greeting cards themed around grammar jokes—and she wants more reviews! What should she do? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 10, 2020
#1256 - The Legally Blind, Six-Figure Supernatural Romance Author
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When a legally blind archaeologist can’t find work, she becomes a writer instead … and goes on to earn multiple-six figures self-publishing supernatural romance novels.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 09, 2020
#1255 - CLASSROOM: Who Are “Your People”? Understanding Psychographics
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Your target market is more than just “millennials” or “women aged 34-39 living in the midwest.” Identifying the values and beliefs of your ideal customer can be much more powerful and effective. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 08, 2020
#1254 - Petal to the Metal: Sisters Start Blooming Jewelry Store
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When two artistic sisters create floral resin jewelry, they start a budding side hustle that really puts the petal to the metal. What if you begin publishing a blog and then realize you don’t love writing—might there be another way to communicate and share the inspirational stories you hope your readers will connect with?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 07, 2020
#1253 - Q&A: How can I share inspiring stories without writing?
451
What if you begin publishing a blog and then realize you don’t love writing—might there be another way to communicate and share the inspirational stories you hope your readers will connect with?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 06, 2020
#1252 - Q&A: Should this cupcake baker go all-in or move on?
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Today’s listener is a baker who’s concerned about burnout … and not from the oven! Should she go all-in, move on, or do something different?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 05, 2020
#1251 - TBT: The “Craigslist Photographer” Returns With a Report
548
In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the Craigslist Photographer, who returns with a report several years after he began his unexpected side gig.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 04, 2020
#1250 - Q&A: How do you grow a podcast without spending money on ads?
549
If a podcast falls in the forest, will anyone hear it? This listener wants to know how to grow his new show—without handing over buckets of money to Google and Facebook. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 03, 2020
#1249 - Country Music Fan Hits The Decks As Part-Time DJ
563
When a student starts frequenting a local country music bar she decides to turn the tables as an aspiring country music DJ.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 02, 2020
#1248 - CLASSROOM: Create a Powerful Origins Story
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Be your own superhero! Learn to tell the story of how you gained the unique ability that led you to develop your helpful products and services.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Jun 01, 2020
#1247 - PR Pro Writes Herself Into Screenwriting Career
582
An “only for fun” romance novel leads to a multiple six-figure side gig writing real-life screenplays for this PR and marketing whiz. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 31, 2020
# 1246 - Q&A: Help! I’m stuck trying to find my “ah-ha” idea
595
Today’s listener has kept her eyes open looking for opportunities, but hasn’t spotted her “ah-ha” idea yet. How can she proceed when she really wants to move forward but isn’t sure how?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 30, 2020
#1245 - Q&A: Does my idea to sell art in Airbnbs make sense?
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Today’s listener owns an Airbnb in Portland, Oregon, and is connected with a number of local artists. Might there be some way to bring these two worlds together? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 29, 2020
#1244 - TBT: New Jersey Blog Grows to 25+ Team Members
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a New Jersey school counselor turned blogger who now has six employees and twenty contractors.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 28, 2020
#1243 - Q&A: Should I pay $2,000 for a domain name I really want?
416
Today’s listener has found the perfect domain for her new website and YouTube channel, but it’s already been registered and the seller wants $2,000 for it. What should she do? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 27, 2020
#1242 - Media Manager Prepares Moms For Parenthood
620
After learning about Hypnobirthing, a first-time mom conceives a service that provides tools and resources for anxious future parents. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 26, 2020
#1241 - CLASSROOM: Using Automation & Workflows
638
How can you make a manual process easier? It starts by answering the question: “How can I do this thing better?”  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 25, 2020
#1240 - Finance Professional Goes Big With Petite Dressing
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A New York City woman starts a fashion business centered around petite women, then discovers that her blog is even more popular. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 24, 2020
#1239 - Q&A: How can I get more reviews on my Amazon listing?
520
This listener is using Fulfillment by Amazon with some success, but she needs more reviews on her listing page. What can she do to encourage customers to sing her praises? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 23, 2020
#1238 - Q&A: What are some common tax deductions for side hustlers?
549
Let’s talk about taxes! Love them or hate them … well, I don’t think anyone really *loves* them. Good news: when you operate a side hustle, you may be able to deduct a lot of expenses from your personal tax return.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 22, 2020
#1237 - TBT: Splitting Time Between Art & Accounting During COVID-19
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from one of our very first case studies, a digital caricature artist who also owns another full-time accounting business. How has the global pandemic affected her work? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 21, 2020
#1236 - Q&A: What are the new opportunities in a turbulent time?
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Many listeners continue to wonder about the effects (positive and negative) during the time of the novel coronavirus known as COVID-19. How should we best adapt during this time?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 20, 2020
#1235 - Virtual Meditation in the Midst of COVID-19
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When a professional bodyworker starts an online meditation community in February 2020, it takes an unexpected turn with the arrival of the coronavirus.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 19, 2020
# 1234 - CLASSROOM: Design a Smart Launch Strategy
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You’ve put a lot of work into developing your product. How can you make sure that people notice?   Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 18, 2020
#1233 - Oncology Nurse Creates Candles During Coronavirus Crisis
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When a nurse launches her retail candle business right before the coronavirus lockdown, she changes tactics and finds a flicker of hope. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 17, 2020
#1232 - Q&A: How to manage multiple side hustles?
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Today’s caller is starting to publish public domain titles as e-books, but she already makes money restoring furniture. How should she best use her limited free time?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 16, 2020
#1231 - Q&A: How can I rent out my spare bedroom on Airbnb?
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An attorney who isn’t home a lot would like to earn passive income from renting out her spare bedroom. What does she need to know, and is there any way to make it easier? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 15, 2020
#1230 - TBT: Returning to the Workplace AFTER Quitting Your Job
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a New Jersey woman who sells monogrammed scarves. After working as a TV producer, she takes the leap to go all-in—but returns to a new workplace role after feeling isolated. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 14, 2020
BONUS: Small Business Strategies During COVID-19, PART III
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How are small businesses doing in the wake of COVID-19? It turns out that some are struggling (a lot), others are thriving, and many others are trying to adapt. This special 3-part series is brought to you by Dell Technologies. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 13, 2020
#1229 - Q&A: Can I resell items I get for free?
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Today’s listener received some free display equipment at a trade show. Can he resell it without worrying, or does this create an ethical dilemma? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 13, 2020
#1228 - Pinup Photographer Gets Creative with Facetime Sessions
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In this creative response to COVID-19 limitations, a vintage photographer finds a way to adapt her services to “Facetime photo shoots.”  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 12, 2020
#1227 - CLASSROOM: Pros and Cons of The Funnel Model
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Sell someone something at a low entry price, then sell them something else at a higher price, then repeat. What could go wrong? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 11, 2020
#1226 - English Teacher Writes His Way Into All-Star Tutoring
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An English teacher becomes New York City’s #1 writing tutor, as judged by Yelp reviews. How does he thrive in this crowded market?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 10, 2020
#1225 - Q&A: Can I use another author's work in my book?
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Today’s listener has a question about copyright: what are the rules about quoting or referencing someone else’s work in something you offer for sale? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 09, 2020
#1224 - Q&A: Someone left me a bad review! What should I do??
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Oh no! Today’s listener received a bad review on Etsy through no fault of their own. Is there anything they can do to appeal?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 08, 2020
#1223 - TBT: Subversive Snarky Hand-Stamped Jewelry
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a maker in Arkansas who builds her brand on a proudly-feminist foundation. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 07, 2020
BONUS: Small Business Strategies During COVID-19, PART II
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How are small businesses doing in the wake of COVID-19? It turns out that some are struggling (a lot), others are thriving, and many others are trying to adapt. This special 3-part series is brought to you by Dell Technologies. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 06, 2020
#1222 - Q&A: Should I create a new company for my product idea?
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Today’s listener has a podcast and wants to create a “Fear Journal” to help other side hustlers navigate the journey. Should he start all over with a new brand and website?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 06, 2020
#1221 - Ultimate Ukuleles Tune Up Underrated Side Income
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When a music store employee becomes concerned about a recession, he hits the right note by selling high-end ukuleles. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 05, 2020
#1220 - CLASSROOM: How Will You Fulfill Orders?
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When someone places an order, what comes next? Whether you’re selling a physical or digital product, providing a service, or something totally different, you need a plan for fulfillment.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 04, 2020
#1219 - Tasmanian Insurance Manager Sells Reusable Cutlery Holders
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An insurance manager sets out to make reusable cutlery more convenient, overcoming obstacles on her way to earning $2,000/month on the side.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 03, 2020
#1218 - Q&A: I'd like to sell a toolkit to sole proprietors ... what do you think?
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Today’s listener has an idea to sell a toolkit to help sole proprietors become more efficient. What are the pros and cons of this idea? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 02, 2020
#1217 - Q&A: Is reselling gift cards a viable idea?
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Today’s listener is thinking about buying and reselling unused gift cards. It sounds like an interesting idea, but is he missing something obvious? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
May 01, 2020
#1216 - TBT: Clothing Design Co. Adapts to COVID-19
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This ambitious textile designer expanded her business into a retail shop right before the coronavirus hit—how is she adapting? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 30, 2020
#1215 - Q&A: Where and how do I promote my new app?
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Today’s caller is wondering about where to promote a wellness app she’s made. How is promoting an app different from anything else … or is it?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 29, 2020
BONUS: Small Business Strategies During COVID-19, PART I
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How are small businesses doing in the wake of COVID-19? It turns out that some are struggling (a lot), others are thriving, and many others are trying to adapt. This special 3-part series is brought to you by Dell Technologies. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 29, 2020
#1214 - Writing Teacher Rolls Dice On Metaphor Game
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As a writing teacher struggles to help his students understand metaphors, he creates a dice game that opens a door to their creativity. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 28, 2020
#1213 - CLASSROOM: Questions to Ask Manufacturers and Vendors
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If you end up working with a manufacturer, overseas factory, or some other vendor—what do you need to know?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 27, 2020
#1212 - Choreographer Moonlights as Voiceover Artist
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You won’t voice any objections when you hear how this freelancer uses her theatre training to earn six-figures after hours.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 26, 2020
#1211 - Q&A: What can I do with an email list?
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Today’s listener has a coaching service for writers, and has been diligently building an email list—but now she wonders what she should be using it for. What’s the next step? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 25, 2020
#1210 - Q&A: Should I quit my job and go full time with my hustle?
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It’s a great place to be: your side hustle is earning as much money as your job does. But what comes next … and how do you navigate this choice? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 24, 2020
#1209 - TBT: Urban Hiker Leads Tours (and Writes a Book!) in San Francisco
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a woman with two successful hustles. Adapting to a changing world, she’s able to thrive even in the midst of COVID-19 challenges.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 23, 2020
#1208 - Q&A: How to ethically source products made in overseas factories?
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There are lots of advantages to sourcing a product from an overseas factory—but how do you know the working conditions are fair and environmentally responsible? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 22, 2020
#1207 - Couple Crumbles Debt with Gourmet Cookies
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In search of a side hustle, this husband and wife team bake their way to sweet success.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 21, 2020
#1206 - CLASSROOM: The 6 Factors of Persuasion, Part II
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PART II: Learning to be persuasive is a scientific process based on six characteristics. This is high-impact knowledge! Applying these lessons WILL make a difference in the offers you create.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 20, 2020
#1205 - Avid Baseball Fan Hits Home Run With Subscription Box
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When an avid baseball fan spots the growing subscription box trend, he steps up to the plate and hits it out of the park. (Because where else would he hit it?) Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 19, 2020
#1204 - Q&A: How do I maintain a pandemic boost in business?
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Call it the Corona bump! Today’s listener has been experiencing high demand for her online classes during the COVID-19 pandemic. What could she do to maintain this growth as we move forward?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 18, 2020
#1203 - Q&A: Should I start a hustle with my best friend?
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“We get along great … should we start a side hustle together?” It’s a common question from listeners, but there’s a clear way to answer it. Here’s a two-part test you can take to know whether partnership or going solo is your best option.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 17, 2020
#1202 - TBT: Hair Ties and Shampoo for Men with Long Hair
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we’ll hear from a man on a mission to create “hair equality.”  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 16, 2020
#1201 - Q&A: Why bother with Amazon’s affiliate program?
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Today’s listener is wondering about Amazon.com’s affiliate program. If they only have a Pinterest account, why should they bother signing up for referral links? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 15, 2020
#1200 - B&B Owner Prefers Property Management Profits
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After this listener quickly achieves success with her eco-friendly B&B, she makes a booking with a six-figure side hustle managing other rentals.   Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 14, 2020
#1199 - CLASSROOM: The 6 Factors of Persuasion, Part I
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Learning to be persuasive is a scientific process based on six characteristics. This is high-impact knowledge! Applying these lessons WILL make a difference in the offers you create.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 13, 2020
# 1198 - Nurse Relieves Stress, Earns Cash from Custom Cookie Cutters
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Trading scrubs and a stethoscope for baking sheets, this RN who works remotely for a medical device company also sells custom cookie cutters. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 12, 2020
#1197 - Q&A: What do you think about multi-level marketing?
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Dun dun dun … a listener asks a question that’s sure to generate a flood of emails in my inbox. Her cousin is into MLM and wants her to join his network—should she? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 11, 2020
#1196 - Q&A: Tips for working at home??
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Here’s a question I’ve been getting over and over as we all adapt to a new way of life: what are some tips for working at home, especially when it’s unfamiliar and you’re still getting used to it? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 10, 2020
Special Broadcast: The Money Tree Is Out! (+ New YouTube Series)
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Hey everyone, THE MONEY TREE is now available wherever books are sold—and I'm also starting a new, interactive YouTube show to talk about finding opportunities in the midst of uncertainty. Listen to this quick bonus episode to hear more. :) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 09, 2020
#1195 - TBT: Show Me the Honey! Behind the Scenes of a Beekeeping Biz
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we’ll hear from a professional beekeeper. Don’t buzz off until you’ve heard it!  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 09, 2020
#1194 - Q&A: How to find target markets for livestreaming business events?
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Today’s caller is working on providing livestreaming content creation services for small businesses and events. How can he find a niche or target market to focus on? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 08, 2020
#1193 - Trinidad Burger Chef Sells Curry Creations on WhatsApp
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When a sales professional’s dreams of opening a restaurant are dashed, she comes up with a new way to market her gourmet burgers directly on social media. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 07, 2020
#1192 - CLASSROOM: The Power of Your Own Small Army
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Wondering how you’ll get your products and services to your ideal customers? Chances are, you already know some of the people who can help.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 06, 2020
#1191 - Software Tester Tunes Pianos for Harmonious Hustle
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A software tester and serial side hustler learns a new skill, “tuning” a profit in just over a week.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 05, 2020
#1190 - Q&A: With the downturn in this economy, should I quit my job?
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Millions of people are experiencing massive disruption and wondering what to do. Here’s an example: How does the COVID-19 pandemic and everything associated with it impact a decision to quit your job and go full-time with your own project? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 04, 2020
#1189 - Q&A: What do you think about Shopify?
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Today’s caller has noticed a lot of people using Shopify to sell products. It looks easy to set up … but is it the best option? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 03, 2020
#1188 - TBT: Southern Transplant Creates Watercolor Brand
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we revisit a graphic designer who starts a watercolor brand that is sold in retailers throughout South Carolina and beyond.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 02, 2020
#1187 - Q&A: What’s the best way to register domains?
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There’s no reason not to have your own domain now. But what’s the best way to register one, and do you need to get every extension? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Apr 01, 2020
#1186 - Mom Photographers Start Summer Camp for Kids
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When two photographers’ kids want to learn the trade themselves, the adults decide to see what develops with the idea of starting a summer camp. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Mar 31, 2020
#1185 - CLASSROOM: Side Hustle Sprint! It’s Time to Break Out the Duct Tape
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What if you had to launch your moneymaking project in two weeks or less? What would you HAVE to do to get ready, and what are you putting off? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Mar 30, 2020
#1184 - Digital Marketer Makes Money Marketing Himself
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When a digital marketing specialist feels underpaid at his day job, he applies his skills to finding new clients of his own. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Mar 29, 2020
#1183 - Q&A: Should I make a physical or digital book?
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If you want to publish a book, what is the best format—physical, digital, or something else? This listener wants to earn passive income from her “Grandma Creates” book, and is torn between the different options.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Mar 28, 2020
#1182 - Q&A: Any tips for buying stuff at flea markets to resell?
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Reselling is the easiest way to get started making money outside your job. What are some tips to get started, and how can you find items to buy and sell? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Mar 27, 2020
#1181 - TBT: Best Guitar Lessons in the Universe
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a university administrator who creates a sustainable full-time income from teaching guitar.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Mar 26, 2020
#1180 - Q&A: Can I monetize my ideas without actually running the business?
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Can you focus entirely on idea generation and let someone else do all the work? Today’s caller wants to know if this is a “totally crazy” approach…  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Mar 25, 2020
#1179 - Google Employee Becomes Career Coach for “Analytically-Minded People”
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While working at Google, a technical support employee gives unofficial career advice until her colleagues encourage her to start coaching more formally. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Mar 24, 2020
#1178 - CLASSROOM: Don’t Listen to This Boring Episode
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Business licenses, bank accounts, and record-keeping … it might be boring compared to product launches, but if you get a few easy things right in the beginning, it will be much less stressful moving forward.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Mar 23, 2020
#1177 - Military Mom Makes Moola Managing Media
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When a military spouse looks for a way to make extra money, she stumbles upon a virtual job that provides assistance to both her clients and her family. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Mar 22, 2020
#1176 - Q&A: Should I distribute a new private label product myself?
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Today’s caller is wondering whether he should work with a fulfillment center for his first private label product, or do it all himself? There are pros and cons each way… what’s best for him? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Mar 21, 2020
#1175 - Q&A: When should I become an LLC?
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Filing an LLC in this listener’s state is expensive … is it worth it? How should you make this decision for yourself?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Mar 20, 2020
#1174 - TBT: Designer Scales Personalized Wedding Products to $1M+
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a graphic designer who does custom illustrations for weddings and other events. It’s now a seven-figure business!  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Mar 19, 2020
#1173 - Q&A: Where are my customers coming from?
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This listener sells a video tutorial series for students taking the MCAT—but she’s not sure where her customers are coming from. How can she acquire this valuable information? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Mar 18, 2020
#1172 - Music Teacher Quits Job to Earn $100k on Fiverr
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This motivated music teaching student hits the perfect note by freelance writing on Fiverr. Later, she ends up leaving her job to go all-in.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Mar 17, 2020
#1171 - CLASSROOM: Finding Time to Work on Your Hustle
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