Side Hustle School

By Chris Guillebeau / Onward Project

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Subscribers: 2586
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
#1286 - TBT: Man Makes $100,000, Five Dollars at a Time
517
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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 09, 2020
#1285 - Q&A: Can you say more about imposter syndrome? I’m still struggling!
476
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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 08, 2020
#1284 - Office Manager Cleans Up With Etsy Soap Store
529
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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 07, 2020
#1283 - Q&A: How should I launch a gift box service for new moms?
377
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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 06, 2020
#1282 - Dancer Waltzes Into Staffing Agency for Performers
585
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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jul 04, 2020
#1280 - Q&A: Help! People keep stealing and reposting my photos
442
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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 30, 2020
#1276 - CLASSROOM: How to Avoid Getting Stuck
718
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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 29, 2020
#1275 - IT Manager Gains Income After Losing Weight
680
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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 22, 2020
#1268 - Sophomores Stitch Together Custom T-Shirts
574
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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 17, 2020
#1263 - River Guide Submits Side Hustle Job Application
558
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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 15, 2020
#1261 - Military Spouse Starts Subscription Box Mission
637
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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 12, 2020
#1258 - TBT: Lawyer Creates Course for New Parents Returning to Work
626
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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 11, 2020
#1257 - Q&A: How to get customers to leave reviews on Etsy?
451
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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 10, 2020
#1256 - The Legally Blind, Six-Figure Supernatural Romance Author
594
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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 09, 2020
#1255 - CLASSROOM: Who Are “Your People”? Understanding Psychographics
820
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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 08, 2020
#1254 - Petal to the Metal: Sisters Start Blooming Jewelry Store
591
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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 06, 2020
#1252 - Q&A: Should this cupcake baker go all-in or move on?
384
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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jun 02, 2020
#1248 - CLASSROOM: Create a Powerful Origins Story
832
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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 30, 2020
#1245 - Q&A: Does my idea to sell art in Airbnbs make sense?
475
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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 29, 2020
#1244 - TBT: New Jersey Blog Grows to 25+ Team Members
726
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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 26, 2020
#1241 - CLASSROOM: Using Automation & Workflows
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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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 24, 2020
#1239 - Q&A: How can I get more reviews on my Amazon listing?
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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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 23, 2020
#1238 - Q&A: What are some common tax deductions for side hustlers?
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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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Apr 29, 2020
BONUS: Small Business Strategies During COVID-19, PART I
844
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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 17, 2020
#1171 - CLASSROOM: Finding Time to Work on Your Hustle
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Where does the time go?? It’s a common concern of busy side hustlers—how can you find the time you need to make short-term changes that will benefit you for years to come? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 16, 2020
#1170 - Q&A: How can I collect a security deposit from my customers?
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Beware the Ides of March! Today’s caller makes giant lawn games, and wants to rent them out for events—but he has a concern about collecting a security deposit.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 15, 2020
#1169 - Expat Creates LGBTQ+ Events and Community
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She was living the digital nomad dream, but something was missing: community. When she discovered there were no conferences for LGBTQ+ entrepreneurs, she made 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 14, 2020
#1168 - Q&A: Should I pay someone to build my website?
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Today’s caller is wondering about how other people make their websites—are they doing it on their own, or do they pay someone? (And how do you decide which approach is best for you?) Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 13, 2020
#1167 - TBT: Military-Themed Teddy Bears Help Kids Hibernate
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the founder of ZZZ Bears, which makes teddy bears for military families to help kids sleep at night.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 12, 2020
#1166 - Q&A: Is it okay to use SquareSpace for my new website?
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This listener is getting ready to start his project, but is wondering about which website platform to choose. He’d like to use SquareSpace—is that 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 11, 2020
#1165 - From $11/hr Barista To Six Figure Copywriter
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When this Austinite starts a coffee blog and becomes a barista at a local cafe, he has no idea his two hustles would merge into an $8,000/mo dream job.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 10, 2020
#1164 - CLASSROOM: The MVP of Minimum Viable Products
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Let’s break it down: what do you REALLY need to launch your product or service in the next 30-90 days? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 09, 2020
# 1163 - Q&A: Feeling overwhelmed with tech tools … what to do??
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This listener has a side hustle teaching data analytics, and wants to grow—but he’s feeling overwhelmed with all the necessary tools. How can he choose the right resources without becoming fixated on 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 08, 2020
#1162 - Programmer Automates Profit With Birthday Reminders
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A software developer celebrates when his automatic birthday greeting software gives him the ultimate present: extra monthly 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 07, 2020
#1161 - Q&A: Can I pursue public speaking as a side hustle?
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This listener wants to get paid for public speaking, and he’s got a good story to share … but does he need a more specific topic?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 06, 2020
#1160 - TBT: Aussie Sketches Old Homes for New Money
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a designer in Australia who sketches and sells illustrations of houses. Her side hustle is now her full-time 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 05, 2020
#1159 - Q&A: Any tips for feeling burned out after work?
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We’ve all been there: feeling tired and burned out at our jobs. Today’s caller is exhausted at the end of the day and wants to make a big change, but just ends up watching TV. What can 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 04, 2020
#1158 - Nurse Doubles Income By Becoming Eyelash Artist
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When a nurse goes in search of something to keep her busy on her days off, she learns how to apply eyelash extensions—and ends up doubling her 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 03, 2020
#1157 - CLASSROOM: Give The People What They Want
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As you move from thinking about ideas to designing a real offer, don’t give people what you think they need—give the people what they really want.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 02, 2020
#1156 - Out-of-Work Writer Turns to Profitable Poetry
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When a down-on-his-luck writer composes impromptu poems for strangers in the street, he puts smiles on the faces of everyone he meets. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Mar 01, 2020
#1155 - Q&A: Should I sell or hold on to my 5-letter domain name?
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Happy Leap Day! Today’s listener is holding onto an asset—a 5-letter domain name. He’s got an offer to sell it for $2,500. Should he take the money and run? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 29, 2020
#1154 - Q&A: How can I source items for a toiletry kit … and should I crowdfund?
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This listener wants to start a “bring-your-own-hygiene” kit for public restrooms. How would she get started, and is crowdfunding a good option for this 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 28, 2020
#1153 - TBT: Bridesmaid-for-Hire Keeps Walking Down the Aisle
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the woman behind Bridesmaid-for-Hire, one of our most popular episodes in year one. Her business has grown a lot since then … but she’s also learned some lessons in simplifying.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 27, 2020
#1152 - Q&A: Tell us more about the spreadsheet guy … why did it work?
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Many years ago, “the spreadsheet guy of India” gained internet fame after being featured in The $100 Startup. What was so compelling about his business idea—and does his idea still 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 26, 2020
#1151 - Skincare Woes Lead Moody Sisters to Picky Products
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When two sisters are unable to find the perfect skincare products for their needs, they embark on a DIY quest to test hundreds of recipes.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 25, 2020
#1150: CLASSROOM: Three Elements of Every Strong Offer
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Every compelling offer has three elements: a promise, a pitch, and a price. For any product or service you sell, make sure you know 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 24, 2020
#1149 - Bookkeeper Begins Banking Bonus Income
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When an administrative assistant is asked by her boss to learn QuickBooks to save on bookkeeping costs, it ends up becoming the gateway to a new career.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 23, 2020
#1148 - Q&A: Where do I begin if I want to make an app?
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This listener wants to make an app, but needs some help knowing where to start. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 22, 2020
#1147 - Q&A: How to grow a YouTube channel with 121,000 subscribers?
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This Australian listener already has a very popular home cooking YouTube channel with more than 100,000 subscribers. He’s now looking to expand his reach further. 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 21, 2020
#1146 - TBT: YouTube Tutorials Help Immigrants Gain Citizenship
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a woman who teaches citizenship classes and civics lessons on YouTube. Her business has sworn in a huge increase in subscribers and 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 20, 2020
#1145 - Q&A: Is it too late to change my business name?
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This listener has a growing side hustle, but she’s worried she has the wrong name for it. With an active customer base and an upcoming agreement to market on YouTube, is it too late to change the name? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 19, 2020
#1144 - Designer’s Love Of Color Earns Greenbacks
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After going through a tough divorce, this mom and designer is tickled pink when her new blog on stylish colors puts her bank account in the black.   Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 18, 2020
#1143 - CLASSROOM: It's Not Just What You Say, It's How You Say It
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Branding and messaging are core components of product design. As you follow your roadmap to launch, think carefully about what you’ll say AND how you’ll say 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 17, 2020
#1142 - Which comes first: growing a community or selling a product?
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This listener wants to start a community called “Business Mind Hack.” What comes first—a series of paid monthly challenges, or the community itself? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 16, 2020
#1141 - Q&A: Who do I market my educational products to?
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This listener is interested in creating educational materials for Dominican Americans or children of Dominican immigrants. 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 15, 2020
#1140 - Car Parts Employee Finds Shocking Surplus Suspension
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When a young marketer feels like he isn’t taken seriously at work, he sets the wheels in motion and starts selling car suspension systems on eBay. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 14, 2020
#1139 - TBT: “Kindness Kits” Spread Love and Draw Positive Returns
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from someone selling an unusual product that’s one-part social cause and one-part profitable business. What’s changed since we first featured 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 13, 2020
#1138 - Q&A: Should I hire a graphic designer?
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This listener runs an online health coaching company. Her course content needs detailed illustrations, but she’s not an artist. 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 12, 2020
#1137 - Polish-American Sisters Cook Up Pierogi Profits
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When two sisters move from their small hometown to Boston, they discover a “pierogi void”—then fill it with cheese and potatoes. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 11, 2020
#1136 - CLASSROOM: Roadmap to Launch (What Lies Ahead)
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You’ve got an idea … now what? In this week’s CLASSROOM episode, we’ll preview all that lies ahead, as well as what you need to do *now* to be best prepared.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 10, 2020
#1135 - Q&A: Should I buy an existing franchise?
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This listener is looking to start something that’s proven and established. With a Subway sandwich shop on every corner, might it be good to consider buying an existing franchise?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 09, 2020
#1134 - Journalist Gets Paid to Host Outdoor Activities
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Faced with a wave of newsroom layoffs, a journalist in Maine launches a membership community of readers who want to participate in outdoor activities.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 08, 2020
#1133 - Q&A: How do I know which online resources are worth paying for?
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There’s a lot of information out there, both free and paid. This listener wants to know what’s useful, what’s worth paying for, and what to ignore.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 07, 2020
#1132 - TBT: Epic Scavenger Hunt Becomes 6-Figure Income
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a Bostonite who has followed his childhood dream of producing scavenger hunts to a booming, mutl-city business. On your mark ... get set … listen! Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 06, 2020
#1131 - Q&A: What if you don't want to use social media?
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This listener makes motion videos and backgrounds for churches, but he dislikes social media (#notafan). Should he just get over his resistance, or can his business succeed in another 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 05, 2020
#1130 - Busy Mom Flips RVs for Fun and Profit
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A mom with five children and a DIY blog learns to buy, refurbish, and resell RVs, earning an average of $6,000 for each 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 04, 2020
# 1129 - CLASSROOM: Avoiding Mistakes In the Idea Phase
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From trying to serve everyone to not thinking about fulfillment, here are seven common pitfalls in the idea phase. (Bonus: you’ll also learn how to avoid 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 03, 2020
#1128 - Q&A: How to scale a pen-to-paper greeting service?
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This listener started a pen-to-paper initiative to connect people through snail mail. It’s starting well, but how can it scale—and is a Pay-What-You-Will pricing model 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 02, 2020
#1127 - Bellydance Class Gets High-Tech Update
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Finding a way to offer bellydance classes to an online audience allows this listener to shimy her way to 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Feb 01, 2020
#1126 - Q&A: How to find vendors for a travel-themed online store?
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This listener is hoping to start a travel-themed online store where she sells items from multiple vendors. What’s the best way to find those vendors—and 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 31, 2020
#1125 - TBT: Satin Pillowcases Inspire Dreamy Profits
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In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we visit a former tech employee who traveled to China to source her own line of savvy, satin pillowcases. Get comfy and listen!  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 30, 2020
#1124 - Q&A: How can I sell flash cards to pharmacy students?
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This listener has made a set of flash cards to help pharmacy students memorize generic drug names, but is having a hard time finding her market. What should she try? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 29, 2020
#1123 - Flimsy Notebooks Inspire Crafty Construction Worker
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When a safety supervisor’s “genuine leather” notebooks keep falling apart, he begins to investigate. He finds his answer—and a side hustle that brings in $8,000 a 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 28, 2020
#1122 - CLASSROOM: Deciding on an Idea
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If you have a lot of ideas and aren’t sure which one to start with … listen to this episode.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 27, 2020
#1121 - Q&A: How to grow a face painting business?
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This listener is making money with face painting, but would like to grow by selling more to her customers. What should she try? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 26, 2020
#1120 - Student Quits Restaurant Job, Starts Moving Business
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When this college student needs to make his own schedule, he starts a service that becomes far more than a part-time side gig. It now brings in $6,000/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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 25, 2020
#1119 - Q&A: How to attract a low-tech audience to blockchain?
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This listener wants to help a low-tech audience to understand and benefit from the ledger technology known as blockchain. 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 24, 2020
#1118 - TBT: Local Food Tours Chomp Down on Profit
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It’s back! In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a Denver foodie who leads tours of her city to up to 700 people a 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 23, 2020
#1117 - Q&A: How can I sell an eco-friendly product?
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She’s made a foldable tote bag attached to a set of eating utensils. How will she find her ideal 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 22, 2020
#1116 - Avid Hikers Step Into Comfy Athletic Socks
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While traveling the country in an RV, this couple designs and manufactures their very own hiking socks.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 21, 2020
#1115 - CLASSROOM: Different Categories of Side Hustles
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What’s the difference between a product and a service—and which might be better for your 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 20, 2020
#1114 - Q&A: How to go from prototype into manufactured product?
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This listener wants to sell non-screen entertainment kits for kids. How can she go from concept to on-the-shelf 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 19, 2020
#1113 - Nanny Cashes In On Custom Kicks
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When a nanny is asked to make some custom high heels, she puts her best foot forward and finds 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 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 18, 2020
#1112 - Q&A: How do I prioritize next steps for a series of planners?
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This listener has designed and printed a series of planners for new moms struggling with postpartum depression. How can she reach her target 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 17, 2020
#1111 - TBT: Jazz Musician Becomes High Earner
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NEW! Introducing our first “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment. In this episode, we revisit a NYC musician who starts a blog and grows it to a multiple six-figure teaching 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 16, 2020
#1110 - Q&A: Should I hire a lawyer and get a patent?
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Getting a patent is expensive and requires a long process, but a listener has a simple idea that can be easily copied. Should she worry 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 15, 2020
#1109 - Bartender Brews Up Brewpub Tour Biz
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After being asked for brewery recommendations over and over, this bartender turns an old school bus into a Maine attraction for beer drinkers. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 14, 2020
#1108 - CLASSROOM: Four Ways to Identify Moneymaking Ideas
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Where do moneymaking ideas come from? From the idea fairy, of course! (Not really. In this episode, you’ll learn four easy ways to generate valuable 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 13, 2020
#1107 - Q&A: What are your best tips for Etsy?
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You’ve probably heard of Etsy, the world’s largest handcrafted marketplace. It’s easy to get started selling, and there’s a large group of buyers. But how do you stand 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 Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 12, 2020
#1106 - Q&A: How can I inspire a “Must-Have-This” service?
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This listener from Mexico wants to provide a service for HR professionals. How can he create a “must-have-this” feeling for something that’s not a 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 11, 2020
#1105 - Librarian Invents Eco-Friendly Dental Floss
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A lucky in-flight conversation leads a librarian on a twenty-year quest to start a half-million dollar oral health 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 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 10, 2020
#1104 - Q&A: When should I start posting on social media?
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A common question: at what point in your new hustle should you start posting on social media—should it be before you even have 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 09, 2020
#1103 - Q&A: Is it still possible to profit from a blog?
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Jon is wondering if he’s missed out on the golden age of blogging. He wants to start a blog … but is it too late? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 08, 2020
#1102 - The Battle of the New Zealand SpeedCubers
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This Kiwi puzzlemaster wanted a way to pay for his travel fees to international competitions. He ended up with a monthly profit center and a lot of unused fidget spinners.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 07, 2020
#1101 - CLASSROOM: Goals, Agenda, and Your First Assignment
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Everything begins with a goal: what’s yours for 2020? In this new weekly series, we’ll work towards starting a project TOGETHER before the end 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 06, 2020
#1100 - Q&A: How can I turn furniture repair into passive income?
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This listener is already making money with her furniture repair hustle, but wants to turn it into passive income. What are her 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 05, 2020
#1099 - Art School Graduate Becomes Pencil King
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An artist goes from a small Manitoba village to earning six-figures with educational websites while living in China.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 04, 2020
#1098 - Q&A: What kind of business can I start with $300?
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If you only have a small amount of money, what’s the best side hustle to pursue? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 03, 2020
#1097 - Q&A: How do I build trust with my audience?
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This listener is sharing tips and strategies to overcome debt, but struggling to build trust with an audience. How can she best connect with them, and what will her revenue model be? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 02, 2020
#1096 - New Year, New Format - Don't Miss This Episode!
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Everything is new! We’re remixing the format, but Side Hustle School marches on. Here’s what you can expect for 2020, The Year of Interaction. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jan 01, 2020
#1095 - Bodybuilder Bakes Heavyweight Protein Cakes
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This mom of three loved her bodybuilding routine, but not the accompanying diet. After learning to make a healthy, protein-dense cake, she clears the bar to self-made success.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 31, 2019
#1094 - Husband and Wife Team Pampers Their Way To Profit
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When a Silicon Valley worker looks for a way to pay for his fifteen-dollar lunches, he tempts his wife with a side hustle opportunity that grows to forty thousand dollars a month. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 30, 2019
#1093 - WEEKLY RECAP: It's More Like a DECADE Recap, Actually
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In our FINAL recap of Season III, we'll look back at … the whole year. Almost. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 29, 2019
#1092 - Twelve Months of Experiments Leads Coach to Clarity
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A career coach finds her ideal clients through a year-long series of experiments.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 28, 2019
#1091 - Seattle Developer Takes Flight With Popular Travel Site
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In search of beer money, a Seattle web developer starts his own travel site. He ends up with a business that attracts more than six million email subscribers.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 27, 2019
#1090 - Frequent Flyer Formulates Travel-Friendly Dry Shampoo
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Happy Boxing Day! When an on-the-go Canadian gets fed up with traveling hair care, she invents and sells her own formula of dry shampoo. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 26, 2019
#1089 - Boy Scout Merit Badge Leads to Leatherworking Lifestyle
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A leatherworker turns a love for his adoptive state into a viable business, selling handmade luxury pens and leather accessories.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 25, 2019
#1088 - Globetrotting Sommelier Leads Popular Wine Tours
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A lifelong love of food and wine leads a sommelier to strike out on his own, taking customers to undiscovered regions in search of fine grapes. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 24, 2019
#1087 - Software Engineer Scavenges For Profits
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A decade after he attends a photo scavenger hunt, a software engineer tasks himself with finding a side hustle that develops into much more. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 23, 2019
#1086 - Weekly Recap: Passion, Skills, and The Ideal Market
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In our PENULTIMATE recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study! Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 22, 2019
#1085 - The Side Hustle School Story That Wasn’t
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Here’s something new and different: a story we almost featured, but then didn’t. Why not?? Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 21, 2019
#1084 - Teen Funds Dance Intensives Through Online Store
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A Portland teenager sells t-shirts to fund his interest in dance, bringing in $8,000/year while attending middle school. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 20, 2019
#1083 - Boxing Up the Best of Handmade Nashville
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Three friends put the work of Nashville makers and bakers in front of an eager online audience, making some serious cash from the effort.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 19, 2019
#1082 - Modest Men’s Style Blog Nets Six-Figure Income
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After a series of false starts, a fashion blog for shorter men grows into a six-figure hustle.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 18, 2019
#1081 - Sales Rep Seasons the Day with “Bad Spanish Tacos”
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When a soft drink sales rep starts bringing cooked lunches to work, his co-workers fall in love with his food—so he seasons the day and tacos a chance on his own pop-up kitchen. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 17, 2019
#1080 - Musicians Tune Up Classical Concerts For Families
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Two professional musicians (who are also new moms) start a series of family-friendly classical music concerts.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 16, 2019
#1079 - WEEKLY RECAP: All the Things You Want to Do
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In our fiftieth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study! Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 15, 2019
#1078 - Student Bytes Into Lucrative Web Host Biz
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A college student launches a web hosting side hustle that goes on to serve more than 30,000 clients.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 14, 2019
#1077 - College Friends Design Millennial-Focused Jewelry
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Two friends branch out from a family business, putting a unique shine on jewelry for a younger generation. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 13, 2019
#1076 - Japanese Designer Opens The Paper Kimono
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After spending his twenties studying in Europe, a Japanese graphic designer returns home to a small village where his story of making paper wallets unfolds.   Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 12, 2019
#1075 - Account Manager Draws Income From Adult Coloring Books
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A Cleveland-based account manager turns her search for a craft night activity into a bustling business with multiple products.   Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 11, 2019
#1074 - Door-to-Door Salesmen Take Out the Trash
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After getting sick of watching the trash pile up outside their apartment, two roommates start a VIP waste collection service. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 10, 2019
#1073 - Product Manager Profits From Carnivorous Plants
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When a PayPal employee turns his childhood obsession with carnivorous plants into an online resource, he earns an income with a marketplace that doesn’t leaf anyone out.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 09, 2019
#1072 - WEEKLY RECAP: Take an “Active Pause” to Reset & Regroup
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In our forty-ninth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 08, 2019
#1071 - Art Teacher Draws Her Way Into Ceramic Shop
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A single mom living on a high school art teacher’s salary pursues a series of creative projects to increase her income.   Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 07, 2019
#1070 - Friends Turn Gift Boxes into Prosperous Project
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Two friends in New York City take the hassle out of finding the perfect gift box. You bring the gift … they provide the box.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 06, 2019
#1069 - Graphic Designer Finds Success in the Cards
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Wanting to keep her skills up-to-date, a designer creates and sells a line of handmade watercolor cards.   Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 05, 2019
#1068 - Book Reviewer Finds Money In The Stacks
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An author and librarian creates a free video archive of book recommendations, then funds the project with her own publishing imprint.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 04, 2019
#1067 - Stripping Down Yoga To The Bare Essentials
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This yoga teacher offers classes just the way nature intended. No need to pack any exercise clothes for the workout!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 03, 2019
#1066 - Electrical Engineer Rides Demand to Dog Collar Empire
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A short-term holdover project between jobs becomes a seven-figure empire, all built on dog collars.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 02, 2019
#1065 - WEEKLY RECAP: Our Big Plans for 2020!
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Major update today! After three years of non-stop, daily episodes, here’s what’s happening next year... Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Dec 01, 2019
#1064 - Librarian Turns In Card for Booking Speaking Gigs
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A Canadian librarian uses her experience in conducting trainings to coach others in creating powerful presentations.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 30, 2019
#1063 - Book Lover Ships Out Fantasies for Profit
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An avid reader from Michigan turns her passion into income with two fairytale profit centers.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 29, 2019
# 1062 - Engineer Stumbles Into Custom Cartography Business
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After encounter resistance with previous attempts at ecommerce, an engineer finds success in a laser engraving hustle.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 28, 2019
#1061 - Expectant Mom Gives Birth To Organic Products Business
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A soon-to-be mom takes control of the ingredients that go into her body, giving birth to a new business in the process.   Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 27, 2019
#1060 - Tuscan Vacation Inspires Leatherworking Hustle
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11/26 Ep. 1060 - Tuscan Vacation Inspires Leatherworking Hustle  When an engineering company manager books a vacation to Italy, he figures he’ll return with limoncello and olive oil—but he also ends up bringing back a profitable love for leatherworking.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 26, 2019
#1059 - Geologist Rides Away From Full-Time Work
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A Canadian geologist escapes the “cycle” of full-time employment by starting a mobile bicycle repair business, proving you can walk the walk if you talk the torque.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 25, 2019
#1058 - WEEKLY RECAP: Perspective, Planning, and Pumpkin Pie
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In our forty-seventh recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 24, 2019
#1057 - IT Developer Creates Tech Blogging Dynasty
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 An experienced I.T developer becomes a blogging superstar and builds a sought after agency thanks to his narrow, specific focus.   Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 23, 2019
#1056 - Self-Affirmation Leads to Online Clothing Brand
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After hitting a glass ceiling at work, one woman decides to manage her own career by starting a lifestyle brand clothing line.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 22, 2019
# 1055 - Trio of Friends Generate Wealth With Financial Advice
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When three friends invest in an effort to escape the rat race, they bank a good return by offering their strategies as online financial advisers.   Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 21, 2019
#1054 - Texas Banker Teaches Classes on Painting Your Pet
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A former banker hosts pop-up art classes where the paint flies and the creative ideas flow.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 20, 2019
#1053 - Attorney Sells Cork Sunglasses With Grape Expectations
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When two fashion loving friends go in search of a business opportunity, they discover a bright future selling cork sunglasses to wine aficionados.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 19, 2019
#1052 - Guitar Builder Carves Out Woodworking Moneymaker
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A California guitar builder finds a way to put spare materials to good use, earning an extra $2,000/month selling retro clocks and classy guitar stands. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 18, 2019
#1051 - WEEKLY RECAP: Simple, Boring, and … Highly Profitable?
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In our forty-sixth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 17, 2019
#1050 - Retail Frustrations Inspire Upcycled Fashion Brand
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A fashion designer turns a $20 sewing machine and donated denim into upcycled pieces—without sacrificing style for ethics. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 16, 2019
#1049 - Sports Videographer Finds Slam Dunk with Production Agency
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What starts as a web series about eating and drinking around the State of Maine turns into a full media production agency. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 15, 2019
#1048 - Mega TV Installer Mounts Extra $1,000/Month
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A home security systems installer mounts a profitable side hustle hiding wires and hanging TVs, using the profits for a family vacation to his home country of Senegal. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 14, 2019
#1047 - Event Planner Writes Her Way Into Custom Calligraphy Shop
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Her friends encourage her to open her own Etsy shop, but this event planner ends up going further by quitting her job and publishing a book. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 13, 2019
#1046 - Belgian Blogger Gets Paid to Wander Through Europe
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A Belgian travel blogger gets paid by tourism boards to visit their destinations and report back to her readers. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 12, 2019
#1045 - Trio of Friends Creates Ergonomic Desk Accessory
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Former college roommates say goodbye to elbow pain by creating a new product designed to alleviate discomfort from working at a desk. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 11, 2019
# 1044 - WEEKLY RECAP: Setting Goals for 2020 (Yes, Now!)
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In our forty-fifth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 10, 2019
#1043 - Writer-Editor Makes Six-Figure Life Revision
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A writer finds financial freedom by editing other people’s work, eventually building his own agency.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 09, 2019
#1042 - Health Scare Inspires Adventurous Career Change
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A longing for independence leads a graphic designer to create an adventure-themed brand of totes, mugs, and more. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 08, 2019
#1041 - Frustrated Employee Finds Inspiration in Frida Kahlo Instagram Account
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When a tech worker finds herself dissatisfied, she starts an Instagram account that turns into an online store and a social mission.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 07, 2019
#1040 - Spokane Simple Syrups Stock Store Shelves
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A brewmaster in Spokane crafts flavorful syrups for cocktails, baked goods, and more. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 06, 2019
#1039 - Animator Re-Animates His Income Selling Graphic Kits
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When a Los Angeles based animator looks to pay off his mortgage faster, he gets things in motion creating toolkits for other animators. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 05, 2019
#1038 - Walmart Manager Cleans Aquariums for Fun and Profit
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Stumbling onto a fishy side hustle, a former retail manager discovers a way to earn $70,000 a year while working just 15 hours a week. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 04, 2019
#1037 - WEEKLY RECAP: Key Characteristics of a Systems-Driven Business
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In our forty-fourth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 03, 2019
#1036 - Teenpreneur Skips College to Build Pet Care Company
559
A young animal lover goes from walking dogs to owning a multi-city pet care company.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 02, 2019
#1035 - Divorce Leads Banker To Boudoir Photography Empire
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Inspired by her own session after a divorce, a corporate banker finds her calling in boudoir photography. The business now earns multiple six figures a year!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Nov 01, 2019
#1034 - Pay Off Student Loans With Your Spare Change
644
After barely making a dent in student loans after years of repayments, two brothers brainstorm solutions for an app that rounds up spare change.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 31, 2019
#1033 - Medical Emergency Inspires $90,000/Month Consulting Business
672
An ambitious startup employee pays for his parents’ medical care through student consultations, then grows a side hustle into a real business. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 30, 2019
#1032 - Breast Cancer Survivor Creates Seatbelt Covers for Patients
564
A breast cancer survivor makes a seat belt pillow for herself, and then turns it into a handmade business. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 29, 2019
#1031 - Kid Brothers Turn Frozen Treats Into Hot Business
639
Three young brothers create vegan snacks that produce healthy profits. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 28, 2019
#1030 - WEEKLY RECAP: How to Review (and Grow!) Your List of Assets
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In our forty-third recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 27, 2019
#1029 - The Cultic Coffee Shop in Aberdeen, Scotland
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By tapping into the power of their community, two coffee shop owners built a big-city hot spot in their small town. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 26, 2019
#1028 - Unplanned, Plus-Sized Modeling Career Takes Off
684
A publicist fresh out of college begins modeling and ends up earning six figures a year. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 25, 2019
#1027 - Lifestyle Brand Stumbles on Kickstarter, Scores at Local Markets
686
A textiles designer reclaims control of her new brand by drawing on inspiration from everyday objects.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 24, 2019
#1026 - New Mom Recruits 3,000 Chinese Caregivers
675
After moving to a new state, an operations manager struggles in finding a Mandarin-speaking caregiver for her baby—so she starts a network that matches them with families.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 23, 2019
#1025 - Project Manager Discovers a Better Way to Ship Worldwide
677
A Hong Kong-based IT employee creates a new way for global e-commerce sellers to fulfill their orders.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 22, 2019
#1024 - Mom Finds Love As Dating App Ghostwriter
644
When a stay-at-home mom displays a talent for helping her friends with online dating, she swipes right on a side hustle that becomes a perfect match. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 21, 2019
#1023 - WEEKLY RECAP: One Small Change Can Make All the Difference
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In our forty-second recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 20, 2019
#1022 - Organic Loungewear Becomes Sleeper Sensation
538
An Aussie woman develops a line of cotton sleepwear based on Fair Trade practices.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 19, 2019
#1021 - When Fashion Flops, This Designer Follows a Shiny Object
588
A Los Angeles designer pivots from making clothes to selling vintage, semi-fine jewelry inspired by her love for the beach.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 18, 2019
#1020 - Two Women Create Swimwear Brand for D-Cups and Up
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After getting fed up with poorly-fitting swimwear, two friends realize that women with larger bust sizes are just an afterthought when swim brands design suits—so they set out to create an alternative. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Oct 17, 2019
#1019 - Kids’ Books Prove To Be More Than Child’s Play
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Oct 16, 2019
#1018 - Mystery Trip: The Best Adventure You Know Nothing About
667
A childhood summer camp experience leads to a brand-new career and a mystery trip out of corporate life. 

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Oct 15, 2019
#1017 - Newlyweds Operate Campground Booking Biz From RV
646
When a young couple embarks on a journey by RV across the United States, they spot an opportunity in campgrounds that don’t have a convenient way to reserve spots. 

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Oct 14, 2019
#1016 - WEEKLY RECAP: Creating Rituals for Daily Discipline
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In our forty-first recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study! 

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Oct 13, 2019
#1015 - Father and Son Duo Produce Traveling Play
591
A father and son team up to create a traveling play that helps families heal relationships damaged by separation due to incarceration.  

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Oct 12, 2019
#1014 - Clean Eating App Leads to Relatable Results
582
Two Aussie friends create a profitable app to encourage flexible clean eating.

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Oct 11, 2019
#1013 - Loan Officer Increases Income With Signature Move
605
When a struggling loan officer meets a signing agent at his workplace, he discovers a simple side hustle that’s signed, sealed and delivered.

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Oct 10, 2019
#1012 - Mexican Swine Flu Leads to Virtual Language Lab
569
Faced with a dramatic loss in income when language students stop coming to Mexico, this creative engineer reinvents the model and builds a $1.5 million side hustle. 

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Oct 09, 2019
#1011 - New Zealand Shoe Hustle Sizes Up Profits
611
A New Zealander brings high quality and fashionable shoes to women who wear larger sizes.

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Oct 08, 2019
#1010 - Popular Instagram Account Becomes Fashionable Clothing Brand
700
After acquiring the @portland Instagram handle, a recent college graduate grows it to hundreds of thousands of followers and branches out into his own fashion brand. 

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Oct 07, 2019
#1009 - WEEKLY RECAP: Risk-Free Side Hustles
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In our fortieth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study! 

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Oct 06, 2019
#1008 - College Student Pays Off Loans With “Fitnancial” Blog
667
A college sophomore grows her finance and fitness blog into a business that brings in $80,000 a year. 

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Oct 05, 2019
#1007 - Maine Couple Bootstraps Boutique Fitness Studio
616
Turning their back on traditional financing, this frugal couple bootstraps their own fitness studio and turns it into a new career for both of them.  

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Oct 04, 2019
#1006 - Layoff Leads Journalist to Build Kindle eBook Empire
628
Cracking the code of Kindle self-publishing, this former journalist earns up to $7,000 month publishing niche eBooks. 

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Oct 03, 2019
#1005 - High School Teacher Starts Baseball Pitching Academy
630
An Ohio high-school teacher pitches a perfect game with his six-figure side business. 

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Oct 02, 2019
#1004 - The Hero’s Journal Helps You Make Progress Toward Your Goals
602
A goal-oriented journal inspired by Joseph Campbell’s classic model of quests.

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Oct 01, 2019
#1003 - “Fun Guy” Becomes Spore-Adic Mushroom Farmer
554
A North Carolina carpenter forages a new income source with mushroom extracts. There’s gold in them ‘shrooms! 

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Sep 30, 2019
#1,002 - WEEKLY RECAP: Episode 1,000 And Beyond!
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In our thirty-ninth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study! 

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Sep 29, 2019
#1,001 - RV Nomads Help Fellow Travelers Get Online
614
When a couple turns its back on the big city in favor of a nomadic lifestyle, they stumble across an intriguing business idea.

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Sep 28, 2019
#1,000 - Short Order Cook Turns Pancake Art Into Six-Figure Business
648
When a St. Louis diner cook learns he has a knack for getting customers to smile, he teams up with a friend to make appearances at events. Since then, they’ve traveled the world and built a multiple six-figure business. This is one episode that won’t fall flat! 

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Sep 27, 2019
#999 - Wildlife Biologist Shoots, Scores With Pond Hockey Gloves
662
While this enterprising Alaskan was working on his outdoor blanket hustle, he came across a different opportunity he couldn’t pass up: being the ONLY brand that specializes in pond hockey.

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Sep 26, 2019
#998 - Instagram Scheduling App Becomes Wildly Popular
622
A New Zealand advertising executive and artist unlocks the magic formula of Instagram, creating an app that now serves hundreds of thousands of users.

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Sep 25, 2019
#997 - Store Manager Makes Micro Gainz For Macro Profits
645
When a grocery store manager hits a weightlifting plateau, he creates and sells micro weight plates through hard work and heavy lifting. 

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Sep 24, 2019
#996 - Perfect SAT Score Leads to $20 Million Tutoring Biz
772
After painstakingly learning to earn a perfect score on the SAT, this teenager shares his wisdom with other students. It goes on to become an eight-figure side hustle while he’s still in college! 

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Sep 23, 2019
#995 - WEEKLY RECAP: Stages of Hustle-to-Business Growth
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In our thirty-eighth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study! 

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Sep 22, 2019
#994 - Two Friends Use Welding Skills To Keep Beer Flowing
590
Two Montana coworkers use their skills in welding to start a side hustle making sure brewery equipment is up to codes. 

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Sep 21, 2019
#993 - Loan Officer Charts New Course With Nautically Inspired Jewelry
641
A mortgage loan officer combines her nautical roots with a love of design to create geographically personalized jewelry.  

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Sep 20, 2019
#992 - Active “Type 1” Lifestyle Inspires Sticky, Successful Side Hustle
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Wanting to help a family member diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes, this serial side hustler invents a sticky solution to a pressing problem.

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Sep 19, 2019
#991 - Data Scientist Turns Teaching Frustrations Into Recurring Income
739
An analytics manager and adjunct college teacher creates a time-saving platform to help non-technical students learn coding. 

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Sep 18, 2019
#990: Atlanta Lawyer Walks Into Food Tour Biz
610
An Atlanta lawyer creates a thriving and unexpected walking tour business that grows to multiple six-figures in annual income.

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Sep 17, 2019
#989: “SwitchPod” Camera Tool Raises $415,748 on Kickstarter
697
When two friends spot an opportunity to create a practical camera accessory, the crowdfunding campaign exceeds their wildest expectations.

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Sep 16, 2019
#988 - WEEKLY RECAP: How to Design a Profitable Online Course
921
In our thirty-seventh recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study! 

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Sep 15, 2019
#987: Foreign Correspondent Launches Career App
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Sep 14, 2019
#986: Coffee for Firefighters Brings the Heat!
682
Three childhood friends brew up a quirky, perky performance beverage for firefighters in search of a 48-hour jolt. 

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Sep 13, 2019
#985 - Graphic Designer Runs Intervals in Wellness Industry
674
After experimenting with many options, a designer learns that she works best with clients in the fitness and wellness fields. 

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Sep 12, 2019
#984: Prank Potato Parcels Produce Promising Profits
626
A corporate employee draws inspiration from Reddit to create a spudtactular viral success. 

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Sep 11, 2019
#983: Sisters Find Puppy Love After Launching Dating App
680
After a dog lovers’ boyfriend rejects her canine companion, she partners with her sister to build a dog-friendly dating app that’s pawsitively pawfect. 

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Sep 10, 2019
#982 - Dance Teacher Launches Toe Tapping Online Course
715
When a tap dance teacher overcomes self-doubt and launches an online course, he proves to himself that he’s not tapped out. 

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Sep 09, 2019
#981 - WEEKLY RECAP: Planning Ahead for a Big Q4
893
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Sep 08, 2019
#980: Surfboard Shaper Boards New Wave
610
When longboard surfboards went out of style in the 1970s, thousands of them were selling at just $10 apiece. This aspiring ‘shaper’ knew it was a wave he had to catch a ride on. 
 
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Sep 07, 2019
#979 - Aussie Student Starts Million-Dollar Bikini Biz979 - Aussie Student Starts Million-Dollar Bikini Biz
626
When an Australian student is in need of spending money, she starts a bikini side hustle that grows well beyond “itsy bitsy.”

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Sep 06, 2019
#978 - Illustrated Greeting Cards Provide Personal Touch
637
A Houston pharmaceutical sales representative delights gift recipients with illustrated greeting cards that tell the tales of their lives.

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Sep 05, 2019
#977 - 3D Printing Brings Cosplay Into 21st Century
660
With a 3D printer and sense of imagination, a California natural gas industry worker takes superhero DIY cosplay to a whole new level. 

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Sep 04, 2019
#976 - Mochi-Making Empire Produces Profits and Delight
720
Drawing on her Japanese heritage, a Bay Area teacher offers mochi classes using Airbnb Experiences. 

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Sep 03, 2019
#975 - Three Friends Step Up And Pull In Restroom Revenue
712
When three co-workers notice their colleagues using paper towels to open restroom doors, they invent a simple solution that’s a step above the rest. 

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Sep 02, 2019
#974 - WEEKLY RECAP: #HappierLaborDay
817
In our thirty-fifth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!

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Sep 01, 2019
#973 - Raver Turns LED-Powered Gloves Into Bright Future
692
When a raver-turned-salesperson falls in love with an underground artform, he turns it into a successful side business.

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Aug 31, 2019
#972 - College Student Bakes 1,500 Cheesecakes to Pay Tuition
577
This “College Confectionista” pays for college by baking and selling cheesecakes—as many as 324 in a single week.

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Aug 30, 2019
#971 - Aerospace Apprentice Soars to Seven-Figure Sales Heights
757
An eBay experiment started from a childhood bedroom becomes a multi-million, make-your-own-fashion eCommerce empire.

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Aug 29, 2019
#970 - Military Spouse Finds Joy in Punny Greeting Cards
672
After using puns to make the distance seem shorter between her and her Navy Pilot husband, a marketing manager and military spouse turns it into a business. 

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Aug 28, 2019
#969 - Art Student Turns Creative Process Into Thriving Business
697
An introverted Chicago art student discovers a love of natural dyes and creates a thriving business.

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Aug 27, 2019
#968 - Marine Goes “Under Cover” To Create Eyewear Protector
648
When a U.S. Marine scratches his sunglasses after placing them in his pocket, he solves the problem with a 3D printed solution. 

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Aug 26, 2019
#967 - WEEKLY RECAP: Why Do a Product Launch Only Twice a Year?
856
In our thirty-fourth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study! 

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Aug 25, 2019
#966 - Scientist Challenges Perceptions with Simple Conversation Starters
655
After an unsettling conversation, a junior scientist creates an entire product line to shift the stereotypes for “what a scientist should look like.” 

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Aug 24, 2019
#965 - Best Friends Ink Profits By Covering Up Scars
648
When surgical scars keep one woman out of a bikini, she enlists the help of a friend to produce a new kind of cover-up in the form of temporary tattoos. 

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Aug 23, 2019
#964 - All Boxed In: Knoxville Man Rents Reusable Packing Totes
670
Everyone hates cardboard moving boxes, but is there an alternative? This marketer from Tennessee delivers reusable plastic moving totes for an extra $500/month. 

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Aug 22, 2019
#963 - Traveling Au Pair Has Drivers Licenses in 4 Countries
600
A South African traveler earns money through blogging AND childcare, allowing her to live in Turkey, Ireland, and the United States. 

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Aug 21, 2019
#962 - Cuban Journalist Teaches Everyday Spanish Classes
639
After moving from Cuba to America with no English skills, this well-educated journalist learns the language and then helps others learn his.

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Aug 20, 2019
#961 - Blogger Earns $140,000 from Beta Phase of Online Course
799
A blogger and podcaster earns $140,000 from her online course on rental properties *before launching*. After completing beta testing, the real launch does even better. 

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Aug 19, 2019
#960 - WEEKLY RECAP: Retail Arbitrage with Fulfillment by Amazon
790
In our thirty-third recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!

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Aug 18, 2019
#959 - Adventurous Couple Turns Travel Itineraries Into Cash
645
A husband and wife team earns extra money showing off their Romanian homeland. 

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Aug 17, 2019
#958 - Organizing Closets Leads to Organizer Education
592
A corporate career with a side hustle transforms into an all-new educational business to help women become professional organizers. 

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Aug 16, 2019
#957 - High School Bootlegger Grows Up
678
After beginning his entrepreneurial career selling beer to fellow high school students, this enterprising Canadian becomes an electrician and rents music rehearsal spaces on the side. 

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Aug 15, 2019
#956 - British Family Sells Political Tea Towels
737
A British family goes against the grain by starting a side hustle about politics that radically changes their lives. 

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Aug 14, 2019
#955 - Sports Writer Wins Big Gambling On His Own Book
688
When a sports blogger creates an accidental success story, he becomes an independent publisher helping people write winning books of their own.

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Aug 13, 2019
#954 - Accidental Side Hustle Becomes Decorative Family Business
639
Tired of seeing others get credit for her designs, a Georgia graphic designer turns her talents into a business that now employs her whole family. 

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Aug 12, 2019
#953 - WEEKLY RECAP: Health Coaches May Need to Be Certified
835
In our thirty-second recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!

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Aug 11, 2019
#952 - “Not Your Grandfather’s Scotch”: American Woman Starts Global Whisky Brand
633
A graphic designer falls in love with scotch—building an international whisky brand with money she’d originally saved for couples counseling.

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Aug 10, 2019
#951 - Upstart Producer Turns Nostalgic Concerts Into Modern Money
625
A casting producer for ABC’s “The Voice” curates indie concerts on the side to create experiences and profits.

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Aug 09, 2019
#950 - Vegan Food Lovers Sprout Plant-Based Festivals
620
Fed up with a lack of vegan options in New Jersey, two women help plant-based food festivals take root in the Garden State.

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Aug 08, 2019
#949 - Type 1 Diabetes Doesn’t Stop This Nomadic Blogger
673
A couple’s travel blog becomes a resource for other travelers with type 1 diabetes.

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Aug 07, 2019
#948 - Lyft Driver Bags Luggage Storage Hustle For Tourists
604
This Lyft driver hated seeing her customers cart their luggage all over Nashville. It looked exhausting… and like a great opportunity to cash in on the tourism market.

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Aug 06, 2019
#947 - Trade-Up! Fashionable Flipped Threads Lead to Fabulous Profits
676
A British fashionista turns £20 into £2,000/month flipping her vintage thread finds online.

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Aug 05, 2019
#946 - WEEKLY RECAP: Warren Buffet’s “Five Goals” Rule
765
 In our thirty-first recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!

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Aug 04, 2019
#945 - Marketer Connects Filipino Employees with Global Employers
666
Long before Upwork and Fiverr, this marketer knew that outsourcing was the way to go—and he went all the way to the Philippines to make it happen. 
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Aug 03, 2019
#944 - Toronto Startup Employee Bakes Custom Cakes
534
A Toronto startup employee (and powerlifter!) ices her way into a sweet, profitable side hustle that bakes up an extra $600 per month. 

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Aug 02, 2019
#943 - Reddit Secret Santa Delivers Sack Full Of Adventure
631
After creating an unforgettable scavenger hunt for an anonymous Redditor, an account manager stumbles across his own buried treasure.

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Aug 01, 2019
#942 - Paternal Twins Produce Passive Publishing Profits
710
When two identical twins start self-publishing ebooks, they build an $8,000/month income stream while traveling to twelve countries.

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Jul 31, 2019
#941 - Tech Broker Moonlights as Luxury Lifestyle Artist
590
A science and technology consultant becomes a successful sports, motorsports, and luxury lifestyle artist.

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Jul 30, 2019
#940 - Texas Couple Turns Test Scores Into Treasure
674
A couple’s love for helping students succeed turns into a profitable consulting firm.

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Jul 29, 2019
#939 - WEEKLY RECAP: Finding Purpose through Alternative Work
759
In our thirtieth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!

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Jul 28, 2019
#938 - Hawaiian Native Teaches Virtual Ukulele Lessons
559
A Hawaiian goes all-in on the popular instrument of the islands, touring Europe and teaching virtual lessons by Skype.

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Jul 27, 2019
#937 - Paralegal Takes Flight with Remote Work
646
A paralegal turns serial entrepreneur after getting the travel bug. She now lives in Thailand and helps others work remotely.

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Jul 26, 2019
#936 - Animation Producer Brings Culinary Characters to Life
709
A voiceover artist and animation producer invents an inclusive culinary kitchen utensils line.

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Jul 25, 2019
#935 - Meal Prep Company Cooks up Profits with Customized Orders
629
Three partners create a healthy meal prep and delivery service, turning $2,000 into $2 million in less than five years.

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Jul 24, 2019
#934 - Cigar Subscription Box Delivers Smoking Returns
666
A software engineer starts a premium subscription box service for savvy cigar smokers.

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Jul 23, 2019
#933 - Star Wars Fan Forges Lightsaber Empire
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An appliance repairman channels the Force and learns to make, sell, and repair lightsabers. Never tell him the odds!

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Jul 22, 2019
#932 - WEEKLY RECAP: Going from Hobby to Hustle
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In our twenty-ninth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!

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Jul 21, 2019
#931 - Brooklyn Publicist Designs Travel-Themed Jewelry Line
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An unseasonably rainy Memorial Day yields an accidental side hustle.

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Jul 20, 2019
#930 - Chiropractor Becomes “Smart Luxury” Travel Blogger
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When a chiropractor becomes exhausted with following the same routine after 20 years in the field, she steps into a new life as a travel blogger.

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Jul 19, 2019
#929 - Jailhouse Medic Turns House Calls Into Healthy Profits
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A nurse practitioner in Idaho launches his own mobile urgent care unit, resulting in happy patients and a six-figure side hustle.

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Jul 18, 2019
#928 - Handkerchief Side Hustle Becomes Million-Dollar Blowout
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When a new mom quits her job to stay home with her daughter, she ends up building a seven-figure online store. Meanwhile, her husband documents their success with a six-figure website of his own.

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Jul 17, 2019
#927 - The Great Escape! Video Game Maker Creates Real-Life Puzzle Rooms
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An employee for a video game company turns a childhood love for adventure into a real-life escape room business.

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Jul 16, 2019
#926 - “Home Haircut” Invention Becomes Viral Moneymaker
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When this 13-year-old created a hair-grooming tool, he had no idea the success it’d have sixteen years later—but not before it nearly crashed and burned due to too much demand.

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Jul 15, 2019