Podcast

Side Hustle School

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.

Episodes

  • #1727 - TBT: “ColorHype” Owner Sells 8,000 Painting Kits

    Sep 23 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the owner of ColorHype. Initially a local painting class business based in Texas, ColorHype adapted during the pandemic and sold more than 8,000 painting kits to customers nationwide. Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193countriesVisit Chris's main site: ChrisGuillebeau.comIf you're e...more

  • #1726 - Q&A: Is it still a good idea to sell Merch by Amazon?

    Sep 22 2021

    Two years ago, one of our listeners made $30,000 selling t-shirts on Amazon without stocking any inventory. Opportunities come and go, however, and today’s caller is wondering if the Merch by Amazon program is still viable. Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193countriesVisit Chris's main site: ChrisGuillebeau.comIf you're enjoying the show, please pass it along! ...more

  • #1725 - “Big Dinosaur Podcast” Generates Dino-mite Profits

    Sep 21 2021

    A dinosaur loving couple starts a podcast about their favorite ancient reptiles, hosting more than 350 episodes and now bringing in a full-time income.   Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193countriesVisit Chris's main site: ChrisGuillebeau.comIf you're enjoying the show, please pass it along! It's free and has been published every single day since January 1, 201...more

  • #1724 - Q&A: Can I use OnlyFans for PG-rated content?

    Sep 20 2021

    Today’s caller wants to recruit supporters on OnlyFans, but she doesn’t provide “adult” services. Is it possible to use this platform for PG-related patronage?Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193countriesVisit Chris's main site: ChrisGuillebeau.comIf you're enjoying the show, please pass it along! It's free and has been published every single day since January 1...more

  • #1723 - Utah Dad Makes a Splash with Paddleboard Rentals

    Sep 19 2021

    Pandemic demand for outdoor activities helped this seasonal side hustle—but what really allowed it to thrive was the owner’s use of Google Maps.  Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193countriesVisit Chris's main site: ChrisGuillebeau.comIf you're enjoying the show, please pass it along! It's free and has been published every single day since January 1, 2017. We're...more

  • #1722 - Q&A: Can I sell travel insurance packages as an affiliate?

    Sep 18 2021

    The airlines make millions of dollars pushing useless travel insurance policies. How can you get in on the racket?? Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193countriesVisit Chris's main site: ChrisGuillebeau.comIf you're enjoying the show, please pass it along! It's free and has been published every single day since January 1, 2017. We're also very grateful for your f...more

  • #1721 - Failure Friday: “A bad hire will set you back six months…”

    Sep 17 2021

    In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from the founder of a consulting training firm. As his business grew, he went against his intuition and hired an overseas virtual assistant. Unfortunately, this new employee created more problems than they solved.Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193countriesVisit Chris's main site: ChrisGuillebeau.comIf you're enjoy...more

  • #1720 - TBT: Local Comic Book Store Expands to National Subscription Box

    Sep 16 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the Sacramento-based co-owner of Comic Crate, a monthly comic book subscription box service.  Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193countriesVisit Chris's main site: ChrisGuillebeau.comIf you're enjoying the show, please pass it along! It's free and has been published every single day ...more

  • #1719 - Q&A: Our listener won a contest to live in Airbnbs for a year!

    Sep 15 2021

    Amazing story: one of our listeners in the UK won a contest (with 315,000 entrants) to live anywhere with Airbnb for a whole year. Awesome, right? He’s now wondering how to maximize the publicity his family is getting. Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193countriesVisit Chris's main site: ChrisGuillebeau.comIf you're enjoying the show, please pass it along! It's ...more

  • #1718 - The $30,000/Month Women’s Fitness Website

    Sep 14 2021

    When a mom of two wants to avoid returning to full time employment, she starts freelance writing. An assignment for a women’s fitness website leads to much more when she adapts their model for herself.   Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193countriesVisit Chris's main site: ChrisGuillebeau.comIf you're enjoying the show, please pass it along! It's free and has be...more

  • #1717 - Q&A: “I want to write the German immigrant's guide to the U.S…”

    Sep 13 2021

    A listener from Germany immigrated to the U.S. several years ago. He found the legal process to be confusing, and now wants to help guide other German-speakers through the experience. Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193countriesVisit Chris's main site: ChrisGuillebeau.comIf you're enjoying the show, please pass it along! It's free and has been published every s...more

  • #1716 - Houseplant Biz Blossoms for Hong Kong Transplant

    Sep 12 2021

    A Washington, D.C. resident originally from Hong Kong uses Facebook Marketplace to cultivate a $4,000/month houseplant hustle, all based on the Chinese principles of Feng Shui. Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193countriesVisit Chris's main site: ChrisGuillebeau.comIf you're enjoying the show, please pass it along! It's free and has been published every single d...more

  • #1715 - Q&A: Reselling for others: should I charge a flat fee or percentage?

    Sep 11 2021

    A listener and her teenager have been getting off to a good start selling on Facebook Marketplace. They now have the chance to sell for others, and are wondering about some best practices. Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193countriesVisit Chris's main site: ChrisGuillebeau.comIf you're enjoying the show, please pass it along! It's free and has been published ev...more

  • #1714 - Failure Friday: Dating Profile Ghostwriter Struggles to Launch App

    Sep 10 2021

    In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from Meredith Golden, the founder of an app that provides transparency and truth in dating.   Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193countriesVisit Chris's main site: ChrisGuillebeau.comIf you're enjoying the show, please pass it along! It's free and has been published every single day since January 1, 2017. We're also...more

  • #1713 - TBT: Wine Tour Business Pivots During Pandemic

    Sep 09 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the owner of Heathen Wines. After hosting tours all over Europe, he changed his business model during the pandemic to offer virtual tours and sell private label wine. Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193countriesVisit Chris's main site: ChrisGuillebeau.comIf you're enjoying the show,...more

  • #1712 - Q&A: Is there a way to trade plane tickets for profit?

    Sep 08 2021

    Today’s listener has a creative idea, but also some sky-high problems to solve. Is it possible to trade unused plane tickets between passengers with different names? Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193countriesVisit Chris's main site: ChrisGuillebeau.comIf you're enjoying the show, please pass it along! It's free and has been published every single day since Ja...more

  • #1711 - P.E. Teacher Livestreams Lessons to 50,000 Students

    Sep 07 2021

    When her school district goes remote, this P.E. Teacher (and former pro volleyball player!) begins teaching daily on YouTube. Within two months, she starts a new business and quits her job to go all-in.  Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193countriesVisit Chris's main site: ChrisGuillebeau.comIf you're enjoying the show, please pass it along! It's free and has be...more

  • #1710 - Q&A: “I’d like to be a financial advisor for Gen Z…”

    Sep 06 2021

    This Gen Z listener wants to become a financial advisor for her generation. How can she build her authority and platform?Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193countriesVisit Chris's main site: ChrisGuillebeau.comIf you're enjoying the show, please pass it along! It's free and has been published every single day since January 1, 2017. We're also very grateful for y...more

  • #1709 - No Code, No Problem: Easy-to-Build Apps for Everyone

    Sep 05 2021

    While waiting in line at a food truck, this Miami man discovers a way to build professional looking apps without learning how to code. He now earns a substantial side income building them for clients. Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193countriesVisit Chris's main site: ChrisGuillebeau.comIf you're enjoying the show, please pass it along! It's free and has been ...more

  • #1708 - Q&A: What are the ethics of paid referrals to therapists?

    Sep 04 2021

    A listener with a YouTube channel about quitting smoking wants to earn commissions by referring viewers to therapists. What are the ethical and practical concerns of this idea?Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193countriesVisit Chris's main site: ChrisGuillebeau.comIf you're enjoying the show, please pass it along! It's free and has been published every single da...more

  • #1707 - Failure Friday: “Hundreds of people were shut out of my webinar…”

    Sep 03 2021

    In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from a boudoir photographer who diligently planned for her first webinar with 400 excited attendees—but the platform could only handle 50 of them.Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193countriesVisit Chris's main site: ChrisGuillebeau.comIf you're enjoying the show, please pass it along! It's free and has been publishe...more

  • #1706 - TBT: Extra-Strong Coffee Supports Firefighters Nationwide

    Sep 02 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the co-founder of Muertos Coffee. This coffee is strong enough to raise the dead!Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193countriesVisit Chris's main site: ChrisGuillebeau.comIf you're enjoying the show, please pass it along! It's free and has been published every single day since January...more

  • #1705 - Q&A: How does a side hustle fit into a savings plan?

    Sep 01 2021

    How does a side hustle fit into your overall savings plan? That’s what our listener wants to know, in response to some recent comments on different asset classes. Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193countriesVisit Chris's main site: ChrisGuillebeau.comIf you're enjoying the show, please pass it along! It's free and has been published every single day since Janua...more

  • #1704 - The Six-Figure Belly Dancing Course

    Aug 31 2021

    A digital marketer is determined to make a career out of her true passion: belly dancing! She now sells a course that brings in more than $100,000 a year.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/quest...more

  • #1703 - Q&A: How many social platforms should I post to?

    Aug 30 2021

    A listener has an active YouTube channel and is trying to keep up with a lot of different networks, but he’s not seeing the traction and growth that he’d like. Should he specialize or diversify? Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193countriesVisit Chris's main site: ChrisGuillebeau.comSide Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case stu...more

  • #1702 - Accountant Sells $20,000 in Knitting Kits

    Aug 29 2021

    This DIYer made $20,000 in 2020 selling knitting kits on Etsy. Why did she succeed when so many other craft sellers struggle?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chri...more

  • #1701 - Q&A: “I’d like to be a medical claims adjustor, but for weddings"

    Aug 28 2021

    A listener has an idea to become a wedding consultant who is effectively a claims adjustor, negotiating with vendors to help couples to pay less. It’s an interesting idea, but is it viable? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on ...more

  • #1700 - Failure Friday: “I didn’t know my business partner was a convicted felon…”

    Aug 27 2021

    In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from Alan Perlman, the founder of a drone training company. His business now brings in seven figures a year, but it started with a rocky partnership.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.com...more

  • #1699 - TBT: Matchsticks Made in Heaven (and Georgia)

    Aug 26 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a former H.R. manager who now sells matchsticks full-time. That’s right—it’s a perfect match.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHus...more

  • #1698 - Q&A: Is there an easier way to start reselling?

    Aug 25 2021

    Reselling is quick and simple—but it’s also a lot of work, and today’s caller is looking for a shortcut. Does such a thing exist?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @...more

  • #1697 - Lawyer Moonlights Music Production Tutorials

    Aug 24 2021

    When a lawyer’s after-hours hobby of music production draws interest, he creates a series of video tutorials that leads budding producers to an online course.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/q...more

  • #1696 - Q&A: How to start a meal prep side hustle?

    Aug 23 2021

    Today’s listener seeks help in monetizing his experience with weekly meal prepping.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193count...more

  • #1695 - Finance Worker Strikes Gold with Custom Jewelry

    Aug 22 2021

    When the daughter of a jewelry maker discovers how profitable the industry can be, she uses her skills from corporate finance to build her own 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. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsC...more

  • #1694 - Q&A: Is there a limit to how high I can price my service?

    Aug 21 2021

    Today’s caller believes in the idea of raising prices, but is worried about losing customers if he raises them too much. How high is too high?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect ...more

  • #1693 - Failure Friday: “We made a ton of investment … then we decided to close.”

    Aug 20 2021

    In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from Nate Martin, the founder of America’s original escape room. His business, Puzzle Break, now has locations worldwide—but an early expansion to San Francisco turned out to be a puzzle he couldn’t crack. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show no...more

  • #1692 - TBT: App Helps 60,000 Women Get Paid More

    Aug 19 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from Meggie Palmer, founder of PepTalkHer, an app that has helped more than 60,000 users (mostly women) negotiate a pay raise.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustlesch...more

  • #1691 - Q&A: How to become a travel agent?

    Aug 18 2021

    Today’s listener is interested in becoming a travel agent—and yes, those still exist! Modern travel agents tend to work on specialized, boutique trips for select clients. How can our listener get certified and find her 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. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEm...more

  • #1690 - Product Manager Starts “Airbnb for Dungeons and Dragons”

    Aug 17 2021

    This product manager has achieved the dream of many kids born in the 80s and 90s: he gets paid to host and run his favorite tabletop roleplaying games.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/question...more

  • #1689 - Q&A: "My sister made $5,000 but feels guilty..."

    Aug 16 2021

    A caller poses an unusual question: their sister has been doing well in a new art restoration service, but feels guilty about getting paid for it. What’s the best answer for this?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: S...more

  • #1688 - ESL Teacher Resells Furniture for Big Profits

    Aug 15 2021

    When a Missouri ESL teacher sells a couple of barstools on a whim, she begins a furniture flipping journey that leads to a full-time 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. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect o...more

  • #1687 - Q&A: How can I make a course delivered by text messages?

    Aug 14 2021

    After taking my new Idea to Income course that’s taught through text messaging, a listener wants to make their own. Good for them! Here’s how they—or you—can do it. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchoo...more

  • #1686 - Failure Friday: Ice Glass Event Business Melts Down

    Aug 13 2021

    In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from the inventor of a mug made out of ice. During a big event on an unseasonably warm Minnesota day, he watches in horror as his product literally melts down.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustle...more

  • #1685 - TBT: Small 3D Printing Site Competes With Etsy

    Aug 12 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from Nikko Mendoza, who sells 3D printing templates. After he lost his job last year, he started taking his side gig more seriously—and business took 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. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.co...more

  • #1684 - Q&A: How to launch a set of unique enamel pins?

    Aug 11 2021

    A listener makes enamel pins with brain imagery on them. These pins are loved by neuroscientists and other professionals who work with the brain—but how can she break into the larger wholesale 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. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool...more

  • #1683 - Designer Makes Magnificent Menswear

    Aug 10 2021

    A menswear designer and new mom goes in search of flexibility and freelancing. After quitting her stable job, she pitches direct-to-consumer brands and ends up with plenty of 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. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show:...more

  • #1682 - Q&A: Is there a better way to offer discounts to customers?

    Aug 09 2021

    Today’s caller is seeking advice on managing the discount process. Her side hustle is growing, and she’s using a smart strategy of offering a discount after the first purchase—but she needs a better process for managing this.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEma...more

  • #1681 - Management Consultants Create Travel-Themed Digital Art

    Aug 08 2021

    Two friends who work as consultants create an online shop offering digital and print-on-demand travel-themed art prints.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisgu...more

  • #1680 - Q&A: How do I actually sell an NFT??

    Aug 07 2021

    WFT is an NFT? It’s a non-fungible token, also known as digital art that’s for sale to the highest bidder. In today’s extra-special Q&A episode, a listener provides the question *and* the answer. That’s right, one of our featured artists has actually sold NFTs!Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each wee...more

  • BONUS: Last Day of “Idea to Income” Course Discount

    Aug 06 2021

    Heads up! The “Idea to Income” course discount ends this weekend. If you haven’t signed up yet, use code IDEA at https://courses.sidehustleschool.com. The course takes ten minutes a day, with all lessons delivered directly to your phone. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustle...more

  • #1679 - Failure Friday: “I realized really quickly that no one was buying…”

    Aug 06 2021

    In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from Amy McCord Jones, the owner of Flower Moxie. In her early days, she assumed that she could get by without taking photos of every color option. Her customers thought otherwise.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comE...more

  • #1678 - TBT: Dating App for Dog Lovers Fetches New Users

    Aug 05 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the co-founder of Dig Dates, a dating app for dog lovers. They’ve recently rolled out a cat companion app as well!Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe...more

  • #1677 - Q&A: Did you hear about the $20 million podcast deal?

    Aug 04 2021

    A lister has heard about a $20 million podcast deal—did that really happen?? Also, are some podcast genres or categories more profitable than 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. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsC...more

  • #1676 - Former Lego Instructor Makes Real Play Money

    Aug 03 2021

    When a Lego educator has his job deconstructed due to COVID, he applies his skills in positive psychology to build a series of playful corporate workshops. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/que...more

  • #1675 - Q&A: How can I market a personalized meditation app?

    Aug 02 2021

    Millions of people use meditation apps—might there be room for a more personalized solution? That’s what today’s listener is wondering … let’s see if we can help her 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. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustle...more

  • #1674 - Think Inside the Subscription Box

    Aug 01 2021

    Looking for more community, a North Carolina web agency owner starts a subscription box for female entrepreneurs. It’s supposed to be a referral tool for her agency, but it ends up becoming a full-time business of its own.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail:...more

  • #1673 - Q&A: How to make a board game from start to finish?

    Jul 31 2021

    Today’s listener wants to make a board game. There are many steps involved, and he’ll need to learn a lot along the way. But that shouldn’t stop him! Let’s see if we can help him 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. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the sh...more

  • #1672 - Failure Friday: Weighted Blankets Get Weighed Down in Customs

    Jul 30 2021

    In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from a Canadian who sells weighted blankets. After scaling up to serve thousands of customers, his company experiences a truly disastrous holiday season when their overseas shipments are delayed.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHu...more

  • #1671 - TBT: Temporary Tattoos Cover Up Surgical Scars

    Jul 29 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the co-founder of a temporary tattoo brand that helps people cover up surgical scars. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleScho...more

  • #1670 - Q&A: Can you get paid for views on a popular social post?

    Jul 28 2021

    A listener has written a viral Facebook post that went on to get millions of views—which is great, but can they make money from it somehow?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on ...more

  • #1669 - Seattle Couple Creates New “Income LiveStream”

    Jul 27 2021

    When a married couple runs into logistical problems at their wedding, it leads to an innovative service that other engaged couples need during the pandemic.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/que...more

  • #1668 - Q&A: Should I use a website template?

    Jul 26 2021

    Today’s listener is wondering about using a website template to build his new ecommerce site. It looks like a cheap, quick, and easy solution—is there any downside?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool...more

  • #1667 - Tumultuous Relationship Leads to Togetherness Blog

    Jul 25 2021

    When a young couple figures out the secret to an improved relationship, they start a blog and online course sharing their methods.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: ...more

  • #1666 - Q&A: How to break out of a sales slump?

    Jul 24 2021

    Today’s caller from California started her side hustle last year, and it was going well! Recently, however, business has taken a turn for the worse. How can she get out of the sales slump?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on th...more

  • #1665 - Failure Friday: Failure Friday: Tea Supply Chain Meets Its Matcha

    Jul 23 2021

    In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from Luciana Torous, the founder and owner of 3 Leaf Tea. She had relied on the same supplier from Japan for years—but that supplier threatened to disappear just as the pandemic was disrupting supply chains everywhere.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each wee...more

  • #1664 - TBT: Adjunct Professor Grows Interview Prep Site to 20,000 Users

    Jul 22 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from an adjunct professor who helps data scientists prepare for interviews at tech companies.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSc...more

  • #1663 - Q&A: Does the “funnel process” really work?

    Jul 21 2021

    An entry-level product, a medium-priced product, then an expensive one—there are variations, but this is the classic “funnel process” that marketers teach. Unfortunately, it doesn’t have much to do with funnel cake … and does it really 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. 🎧Show notes: SideHus...more

  • #1662 - Warehouse Manager Sells Twitter-Threads-As-a-Service

    Jul 20 2021

    When a warehouse manager stumbles upon Twitter threads as a way to grow an audience, he taps into an under-served niche and creates a new service offering for businesses.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustle...more

  • #1661 - Q&A: Creators of the internet, unite!

    Jul 19 2021

    This listener has an ambitious plan to unite creators (including podcasters and YouTubers) in an informal network to gain an advantage in negotiating for sponsors and other deals. But is it feasible?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool....more

  • #1660 - Summer Job Reselling Silver Brings in $10,000

    Jul 18 2021

    When his roommate makes $2,000 buying and selling silver in one weekend, this college student turns off the TV and starts his own education in precious metals. He goes on to earn $10,000 his first summer.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustlesc...more

  • #1659 - Q&A: Alternative banking for cannabis products?

    Jul 17 2021

    In many jurisdictions, sellers of medical and recreational marijuana have a huge problem: they can’t keep their money in a bank. If you don’t want to carry all your money around in duffel bags, what’s to be done? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sid...more

  • #1658 - Failure Friday: “They refused to listen to my big pitch…”

    Jul 16 2021

    In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from the woman who invented the “peeLUX.” When she tries to pitch her product to the founder of Spanx, she runs afoul of the company’s lawyers.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on ...more

  • #1657 - TBT: Romance Novel Editor Goes All-In

    Jul 15 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a freelance romance novel editor who’s recently quit her job as a corporate recruiter to work on books full-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. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe ...more

  • #1656 - Q&A: How to stay motivated when other people have the same business idea?

    Jul 14 2021

    Today’s listener has several business ideas related to her love of plants, and is looking for some direction. Let’s see if we can plant the right seeds!Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questio...more

  • #1655 - Cheese Connoisseur Makes Legen-dairy Creations

    Jul 13 2021

    When a remote worker wants to show appreciation for healthcare staff, she stumbles upon an untapped market for charcuterie and cheese boards.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect o...more

  • #1654 - Q&A: This candle business is on fire!

    Jul 12 2021

    A listener in London wants to sell candles with inspirational quotes and artwork featuring Black women, and wonders if her idea is too specialized. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsCo...more

  • Ep. 1653 - Real Estate Agent Profits from Bulk Mail Biz

    Jul 11 2021

    Processing direct mail—as in, old-school snail mail—has freed this real estate agent from financial stress.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect...more

  • #1652 - Q&A: “I’m running the numbers on a subscription service…”

    Jul 10 2021

    Today’s listener is trying to forecast profits for her subscription service, and wants to know what seems like a reasonable expectation.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twi...more

  • #1651 - Failure Friday: Failure Friday: “They promised the boat would be ready… but it wasn’t.”

    Jul 09 2021

    In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from an Australian who leads small-ship Mediterranean tours. When he commissions a new ship from a local builder, it turns into a true disaster. This story is epic!Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sideh...more

  • #1650 - TBT: Hydroponic Indoor Plant System Branches Out

    Jul 08 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the founder of IG Works. The company specializes in indoor gardening kits that allow you to grow dozens of large plants in a small space. It’s truly un-be-leaf-able! Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: Si...more

  • #1649 - Q&A: How to profit from electric vehicle credits?

    Jul 07 2021

    The federal government offers a $7,500 tax credit for most electric vehicle (EV) purchases, and many states offer additional credits as well—but it’s a confusing process. Is there also a way for this enterprising EV fan to make money?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleScho...more

  • #1648 - Digital Marketer’s Playlist Skills Pay Off

    Jul 06 2021

    A tech-savvy marketer in Charleston, South Carolina seeks to expand her side gig as a music bingo host. Did someone say ‘BINGO’?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @c...more

  • #1647 - Q&A: "I fell for a scam and want to help others..."

    Jul 05 2021

    After falling for a frustrating phone scam, our listener has an idea to turn the experience into a lesson for others. Is there a way he can get paid to make presentations to organizations?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on th...more

  • #1646 - “Side Hustle Bread” Insta Account Sells $100,000

    Jul 04 2021

    As a joke, a baking hobbyist starts an Instagram account selling bread—but it quickly becomes a full-fledged business that brings in more than $100,000. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questi...more

  • #1645 - Q&A: Is there a market for online stand-up paddleboard lessons?

    Jul 03 2021

    Is there a limit to what can be done online? Today’s caller is testing it! Let’s consider if there’s a way she can teach stand-up paddleboarding from behind a screen. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSch...more

  • #1644 - Failure Friday: Antiracism Interest Grows, But What Do Clients Want?

    Jul 02 2021

    In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from the founder of an agency that supports workplace inclusion and antiracism. Her business experienced major growth in the past year—but clients aren’t always sure 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. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleS...more

  • #1643 - TBT: Sexual Wellness Site Revs Up Reviews

    Jul 01 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a sex-positive blogger who publishes a site that reviews toys and other products for sexual wellness.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show:...more

  • #1642 - Q&A: Does it matter which email list software I choose?

    Jun 30 2021

    Today’s listener just got her website up (whoo hoo!) and now she’s wondering about the next step: which company to use for her email list.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on...more

  • #1641 - Social Studies Teacher Gains 1.5 Million TikTok Followers

    Jun 29 2021

    When a teacher looks for a way to connect with her students during lockdown, she starts her own TikTok account and goes to the head of the class with her viral videos.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleS...more

  • BONUS: The Post-Pandemic Economy

    Jun 28 2021

    In this special episode, Chris Guillebeau talks with Tim Welsh, Vice Chair of Consumer and Business Banking at U.S. Bank. Tim tells us how small businesses are leading the way in the economy's recovery, as well as how banks can help address historic inequities and disparities. Spoiler: Tim does NOT recommend investing your entire savings portfolio in Dogecoin. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting thei...more

  • #1640 - Q&A: How does "yield farming" work?

    Jun 28 2021

    Did you know you can earn interest (sometimes at very high rates) for “staking” digital currencies? It’s a wild world full of risk, volatility, and—for some—potential. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSc...more

  • #1639: Graduate Uses Equestrian Art to Canter Out of Debt

    Jun 27 2021

    When a psychology graduate wants to pay off $65,000 in debt, she takes life by the reins and learns to scale her equestrian art 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. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on ...more

  • #1638 - Q&A: How to sell a podcast as a paid subscription?

    Jun 26 2021

    Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and presumably some other networks are all jumping on the premium podcast train. If you want to start one—a podcast as a paid subscription–how do you do it?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the sho...more

  • #1637 - Failure Friday: “It took me way too long to bounce back…”

    Jun 25 2021

    In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from a personal finance blogger who gets zero response to a coaching program he’s excited about—and then takes two years to recover. Lots of good 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. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehust...more

  • #1636 - TBT: When the Pandemic Hit, This Product Went Up 70x

    Jun 24 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the co-inventor of a device that allows public restroom users to open the door with their foot. Their business increased 70x at the start of the global pandemic! Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHu...more

  • #1635 - Q&A: "I want to sell a spreadsheet to track fitness goals…”

    Jun 23 2021

    Our caller today has an idea that’s a combination of old-school and new school: a spreadsheet to track your fitness goals. How much should it cost? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsCo...more

  • #1634 - Peace Corps Alum Tutors U.S. Military Recruits

    Jun 22 2021

    When a Peace Corps alumnus uses his teaching skills to help a friend, he discovers that many military recruits need help preparing for their entry test.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questio...more

  • #1633 - Q&A: “How to start a membership community around self-growth?”

    Jun 21 2021

    Today’s listener wants to start a membership community centered around self-growth. So far, so good—but what’s the best way to introduce 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. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect o...more

  • #1632 - Food Scientist Cooks Up Juicy Profits

    Jun 20 2021

    Instead of working in R&D or academia, a PhD picks another path by honing his skills as a freelance writer focused on food science. It pays to specialize! Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/...more

  • #1631 - Q&A: Is it crazy to run an online bookstore?

    Jun 19 2021

    Today’s listener has a Black-owned independent children's bookstore. Online sales weren’t a priority until the pandemic, but now she’s wondering how to adapt.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com...more

  • #1630 - Failure Friday: “Pitching to executives felt like an awful first date…”

    Jun 18 2021

    In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from a military spouse who sells punny greeting cards. When she’s called to pitch her idea to executives at an incubator, she figures she can wing it. How hard can it 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. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: tea...more

  • #1629 - TBT: Rosemary Beads Count Off Extra Income

    Jun 17 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a Chicago-based maker of rosary beads and other faith-based jewelry. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsC...more

  • #1628 - Q&A: “I’m your worst student … what should I do?"

    Jun 16 2021

    Today’s listener is feeling stuck. They’ve tried everything—or at least, a lot of things—and still aren’t sure how to go from idea to income. What’s the best way to get unstuck? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: Si...more

  • #1627 - Teen Blogger Draws Up Design Company

    Jun 15 2021

    A college student who’s been starting blogs since she was fifteen discovers a talent for design that translates to dollars. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chris...more

  • #1626 - Q&A: “I’d like to become a professional ‘complaint coach’”

    Jun 14 2021

    This listener is really good at complaining to big companies when things go wrong. Is there a way he can turn this skill into a 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. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Tw...more

  • #1625 - Zen Master Makes Mindful Moola

    Jun 13 2021

    When a marketing manager gets a pandemic pay cut, he meditates on options and creates a wellness blog. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on ...more

  • #1624 - Q&A: “Personal Shark Tank” looks for investors, but with a twist

    Jun 12 2021

    Our caller is seeking direct investors for his big idea. Would you give him money in return for a percentage of potential profits? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter:...more

  • #1623 - Failure Friday: Overwork Leads to 3am Emergency Room Visit

    Jun 11 2021

    In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from the owner of a design studio who works herself into the emergency room.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chri...more

  • #1622 - TBT: Tea-riffic Business Holds Up Under Pressure

    Jun 10 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a hardworking tea brand owner. She’s climbed a steep path through COVID challenges, but sales are way up! Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the ...more

  • #1621 - Q&A: Can I get paid in Bitcoin without converting to dollars?

    Jun 09 2021

    PayPal allows you to accept cryptocurrency payments, but then converts those payments into fiat currency (like dollars or pounds). Is there a way to take payments with no conversion? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the sho...more

  • #1620 - Savvy Couple Grows Finance Blog into Six Figure Business

    Jun 08 2021

    It took nine months to get to $50—but soon afterwards, the tide began to turn for this husband and wife duo who wanted to get out of debt. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on ...more

  • #1619 - Q&A: “Help! My sister is pressuring me to join her MLM…”

    Jun 07 2021

    Today’s caller is hoping to avoid an awkward family discussion about network marketing. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193...more

  • #1618 - Accountant Shifts Gears To Renting Out Cars

    Jun 06 2021

    When an Atlanta accountant discovers the sharing economy, he wheels and deals his way to owning an entire fleet of cars. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisgui...more

  • #1617 - Q&A: Can I get paid to help iPhone owners switch to Android?

    Jun 05 2021

    Today’s listener wants to serve the masses of people who buy Apple products but would shop for Android and PC devices if they knew what to buy. It’s an interesting market—how can he succeed?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe o...more

  • #1616 - Failure Friday: “The client ordered the most expensive thing on the menu…”

    Jun 04 2021

    In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from a “Reddit Secret Santa” who builds a whole business around an idea that started as a seasonal 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. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/quest...more

  • #1615 - TBT: Premium Cocktail Pins Offer “Negronis for Your Homies”

    Jun 03 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the co-founder of a cocktail pin merchant. Bottoms up!  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twi...more

  • #1614 - Q&A: How do income-share agreements work?

    Jun 02 2021

    A listener has learned about income-share agreements, where college tuition or other learning costs aren’t due until after graduation. Is this a good deal? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/que...more

  • #1613 - Monogrammed Blanket Etsy Shop Measures Up

    Jun 01 2021

    A simple embroidery shop becomes a six-figure blanket biz, podcast, and online course.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193...more

  • #1612 - Q&A: “Help! My lifestyle site is stuck at a plateau…”

    May 31 2021

    A listener’s lifestyle site started well, but can’t seem to get past an early-stage plateau. 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. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeau...more

  • #1611 - Intern Manages Businesses For Six-Figure Income

    May 30 2021

    When a corporate intern searches for an off-ramp, she creates a new job title that leads to a full-time income and new online course. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitt...more

  • #1610 - Q&A: Will my web host design my website?

    May 29 2021

    A listener wants to know if their web host offers a “full service” option, or if it’s better to find another way to get the job done.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twit...more

  • #1609 - Failure Friday: “My D.C. tour business was down 89%…”

    May 28 2021

    In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from a Washington, DC tour guide who loses nearly all of his side income due to COVID-19.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on T...more

  • #1608 - TBT: Diabetic Travel Blogger Embraces #VanLife

    May 27 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from an Irish travel blogger with type 1 diabetes. She’s recently moved to YouTube—and into a tiny home on wheels. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on ...more

  • #1607 - Q&A: How to best use a time of unemployment?

    May 26 2021

    A listener who experiences a layoff has a severance package that lasts two months. In addition to looking for full-time work, how can he build another form of financial security 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. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.co...more

  • #1606 - Sports Cards Trading Hobby Becomes Pandemic Payday

    May 25 2021

    When a perennial side hustler reconnects with his childhood hobby of sports trading cards, he brings in more than $20,000. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisg...more

  • #1605 - Q&A: What’s the best way to market a guide to airline lounges?

    May 24 2021

    A listener wants to make an airline lounge access guide to help more people experience these magical places. What’s the best approach to creating and marketing 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. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool....more

  • #1604 - French Bulldog Blog Fetches Extra Bones

    May 23 2021

    After introducing a French bulldog into the family, a man finds a way to get paid blogging 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. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on ...more

  • #1603 - Q&A: How to become an affiliate manager for large launches?

    May 22 2021

    Some product launches have an “affiliate manager” who coordinates promotion efforts. How can our listener offer this service on a freelance basis? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsCon...more

  • BONUS: Planning for a New Tomorrow, Part III

    May 21 2021

    An asymmetrical opportunity is one where the risk is low but the possible reward is high. Starting a small business on a low budget is a perfect example: it might not work out, but if it does, there's no fixed limit to growth. In this series of short episodes from our partner Dell, I'll share three examples of how ordinary people are exploiting asymmetrical opportunities to radically transform their lives. The new tomorrow will not be televised–it's available on demand right now!Our final exampl...more

  • #1602 - Failure Friday: “I thought I had the Midas touch...”

    May 21 2021

    In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from a digital marketer who spends months creating a life-changing “killer app” that no one wants.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsCon...more

  • #1601 - TBT: Handbags for Active Women Goes Direct to Consumers

    May 20 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the founder of Go Dash Dot, which sells handbags and other accessories for active women. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustle...more

  • #Ep. 1600 - Q&A: How to create a revenue stream not affected by Google?

    May 19 2021

    We made it to #1,600! A listener’s product review site is starting well, but every day they see how dependent it is on the whims of Google search results. Can anything be done?   Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: ...more

  • #1599 - Pastor Keeps the Faith with Clergy Subscription Boxes

    May 18 2021

    A Lutheran pastor creates breathing room in her budget with a popular subscription box for fellow ministers. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConn...more

  • #1598 - Q&A: Why do online courses cost so much … or so little?

    May 17 2021

    Online courses are everywhere! Some cost $20 and others cost $2,000 or more. Why is there no consistency in pricing—and how can you determine what *your* price should 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. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHus...more

  • #1597 - “Bee Man of New Jersey” Buzzes Into Money Hive

    May 16 2021

    A beekeeper puts his bees to work, turning a hobby into a money-making hustle. Bee smart and 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. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguille...more

  • #1596 - Q&A: Should I use Etsy's new platform or build my own website?

    May 15 2021

    A listener with an Etsy shop wants to open her own site as well. What’s the best way to branch 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. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on In...more

  • BONUS: Planning for a New Tomorrow, Part II

    May 14 2021

    An asymmetrical opportunity is one where the risk is low but the possible reward is high. Starting a small business on a low budget is a perfect example: it might not work out, but if it does, there's no fixed limit to growth. In this series of short episodes from our partner Dell, I'll share three examples of how ordinary people are exploiting asymmetrical opportunities to radically transform their lives. The new tomorrow will not be televised–it's available on demand right now!Our second examp...more

  • #1595 - Failure Friday: “If it worked once, it should work twice… right?”

    May 14 2021

    In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from a full-time blogger who migrates to YouTube. His first attempt is a big win, so he assumes he can do it again—but that turns out to be a big assumption.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustlesc...more

  • #1594 - TBT: The 7-Figure Dachshund Apparel Business

    May 13 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the co-founder of Bean Goods, which sells dachshund-themed apparel for dogs and humans.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustle...more

  • #1593 - Q&A: “I want to bet on The Bachelor…”

    May 12 2021

    A listener wants to start an online marketplace where people bet on the outcome of The Bachelor. Millions of fans watch every week—is this a crazy 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. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/quest...more

  • #1592 - A Doggie Bag With a Twist

    May 11 2021

    A Cleveland woman creates a dog walking accessory bag for active pet owners. Prototyping is ruff, but eventually she begins to paw-sper. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on T...more

  • #1591 - Q&A: Should I start a Substack newsletter?

    May 10 2021

    Substack and other services that offer writers the chance to publish paid newsletters are getting a lot of attention. What do you need to know if you’d like to jump 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. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustl...more

  • #1590 - Social Worker Finds Calm, Makes Cash with Business Course

    May 09 2021

    A therapist and single mom earns extra income helping other therapists set up a private practice. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Inst...more

  • #1589 - Q&A: Do I have to tell my customers where I'm based?

    May 08 2021

    A listener in Europe wants to sell online, primarily to Americans. Do his customers need to know he’s overseas? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauCo...more

  • BONUS: Planning for a New Tomorrow, Part I

    May 07 2021

    An asymmetrical opportunity is one where the risk is low but the possible reward is high. Starting a small business on a low budget is a perfect example: it might not work out, but if it does, there's no fixed limit to growth. In this series of short episodes from our partner Dell, I'll share three examples of how ordinary people are exploiting asymmetrical opportunities to radically transform their lives. The new tomorrow will not be televised–it's available on demand right now!Our first exampl...more

  • #1588 - Failure Friday: Manufacturing in China—How Hard Can It Be??

    May 07 2021

    In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from the co-founder of a wellness planner brand who wants to cut out the middleman and work directly with a Chinese factory. Naturally, it doesn’t go according to plan. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team...more

  • #1587 - TBT: Luxury Buttercream Cakes Make Life Batter

    May 06 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the owner of Sweet Afternoon Bakeshop. Have your cake and listen to it too!  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/q...more

  • #1586 - Q&A: Would the “rent-a-person” idea work outside Japan?

    May 05 2021

    A Japanese man recently earned $300,000 by hiring himself out to strangers for no practical purpose. Could the same thing work in the United States? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questions...more

  • #1585 - French Engineer Makes Silver-Wear in Mexico

    May 04 2021

    A French engineer seeks his fortune in custom silver jewelry.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193countriesVisit Chris's m...more

  • #1584 - Q&A: My bridge club gets no respect!

    May 03 2021

    A listener enjoys playing bridge, but she’s the youngest in her local club by several decades. How can she get paid to pass on her love of the game to a new generation?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more...more

  • #1583 - Counselor Cakes in the Money with Baking Biz

    May 02 2021

    When her world is turned upside down from covid-19, a grief counselor turns to her old hobby of baking. But where will the inventory go? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Pr...more

  • #1582 - Q&A: How to offer continuing education for therapists?

    May 01 2021

    A therapist wants to offer his training to other mental health professionals. How can he crack the code of continuing education (CE) licensing?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Vis...more

  • #1581 - Failure Friday: “I didn’t know what I didn’t know…”

    Apr 30 2021

    In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from a voiceover artist who created an extremely popular app for actors. As he explores the world of online course design, not every idea is a hit.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @ch...more

  • #1580 - TBT: Bumblebee Linens Builds a New Hive

    Apr 29 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear about the rise, fall, and rise of Bumblebee Linens. Choose wisely: your honey or your life!Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more abo...more

  • #1579 - Q&A: How to set up cryptocurrency charity pledges?

    Apr 28 2021

    A listener wants to create “Kickstarter for crypto.” Is this a side hustle, a billion dollar idea, or a pipe dream? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adcho...more

  • #1578 - Emergency Room PA Creates Medical Spanish Course

    Apr 27 2021

    This online course teaching Spanish terms to medical providers brings in $55k a year—part-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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1577 - Q&A: How to charge for a podcast sponsorship service?

    Apr 26 2021

    A listener in Philadelphia wants to start a matchmaking service between podcasts and sponsors. How much should it cost? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/a...more

  • #1576 - The Man Who Paints Parking Lot Stripes

    Apr 25 2021

    When an asphalt pricing estimator looks to make extra money, he finds a straight-and-narrow idea and earns his stripes painting parking lot spaces. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part of ‘Th...more

  • #1575 - Q&A: Any reason to use a subdomain as part of a website?

    Apr 24 2021

    A listener’s web host offers free “subdomains.” What are they, and are there any good reasons to use 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1574 - Failure Friday: “The day of the event arrived, and no one showed up…”

    Apr 23 2021

    In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from a ballroom dance enthusiast who hosts a book signing party … but no one shows up.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcast...more

  • #1573 - TBT: “Chewable Energy” Gum Sticks With Customers

    Apr 22 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from an athlete who sets out to create chewable energy gum. It’s gum-believable! Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad...more

  • #1572 - Q&A: An idea for a non-alcoholic Happy Hour

    Apr 21 2021

    A listener has an idea to create a “Sober Happy Hour” taking place on Zoom. What’s the best way to structure it, and is this a moneymaking 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices....more

  • #1571 - Civil Engineer Dismantles “90-Day Fiancé” Visa Problem

    Apr 20 2021

    After successfully navigating the difficult spousal visa process to bring his fiancé to the U.S., a civil engineer shows others how to do it. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visi...more

  • #1570 - Q&A: Should I sell more headphones or expand to new categories?

    Apr 19 2021

    This listener has gone all-in with reselling headphones, and is making a good profit! Should she focus on one category and try to scale by selling more, *or* use what she’s learned to enter other categories?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.co...more

  • #1569 - Lifelong Superfan Gets Paid to Write Disney Blog

    Apr 18 2021

    A Disney superfan goes from journaling about the happiest place on Earth in a private notebook at age ten to sharing it with the whole world a decade later, earning $1,000/month from her passion 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwi...more

  • #1568 - Q&A: What are the main things to know when starting a podcast?

    Apr 17 2021

    A listener is taking the plunge and starting his own podcast! What are the top three things I wish I’d known when I began Side Hustle School? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visi...more

  • #1567 - Failure Friday: “First Etsy crushed us, then Google pulled the plug…”

    Apr 16 2021

    In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from a serial side hustle who makes a series of mistakes—but keeps going!Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/a...more

  • #1566 - TBT: This Family Candle Business Is On Fire

    Apr 15 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the owner of an eco-friendly candle supplier. Profits are smoldering!Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choice...more

  • #1565 - Q&A: What are some good ways to repurpose content?

    Apr 14 2021

    Write it once, use it many times: this is the method known as “repurposing content.” Work smarter, not harder! Here’s how to do it. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastc...more

  • #1564 - Customer Service Agent Becomes CBD Affiliate

    Apr 13 2021

    A long time software company rep spends ten years learning the affiliate marketing ropes, eventually cracking the code with a site providing reviews of CBD products.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more abou...more

  • #1563 - Q&A: How to automate an online dating profile consulting biz?

    Apr 12 2021

    This Australian listener wants to start a consulting biz to help improve dating profiles. How can she automate her booking process to avoid a lot of back-and-forth? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more abou...more

  • #1562 - RV Renter Revs Up Recurring Revenue

    Apr 11 2021

    A single mom turns her recreational vehicle into a money-making machine. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—...more

  • #1561 - Q&A: What’s the best way to share personal stories of recovery?

    Apr 10 2021

    A listener has struggled with an eating disorder and is now going through recovery. She wants to share her lessons and stories with others—what’s the best medium and process for this brave mission?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: ...more

  • #1560 - Failure Friday: Pandemic Shuts Down Himalayan Trekking Tours

    Apr 09 2021

    In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from the founder of a Himalayan trekking co. who finds himself with zero business when Nepal shuts its borders. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your...more

  • #1559 - TBT: Budget Savvy Bridal Blog Gets Serious

    Apr 08 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the founder of Budget Savvy Bride. She recently said “yes” to serious growth!Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your a...more

  • #1558 - Q&A: Can you sell a “home office in-a-box” kit?

    Apr 07 2021

    In today’s episode, we hear from a listener who has an idea to sell a home office in a box—a kit to help remote workers be happier and more productive. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad cho...more

  • #1557 - Catering Chef Cooks Up Private Meals

    Apr 06 2021

    When a catering chef learns to offer an in-home restaurant experience, he proves that knife guys don’t always finish last. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.co...more

  • #1556 - Q&A: How to start a paid club for people seeking multiple citizenships?

    Apr 05 2021

    Are you happy with your country of citizenship? Most people are, but not all —and some want to obtain multiple citizenships for tax or travel benefits. This listener wants to form a members-only club to bring these people 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow n...more

  • #1555 - Healthcare Worker Publishes Children’s Book on Epidemiology

    Apr 04 2021

    As the global pandemic known as COVID-19 begins, a healthcare agency owner sets out to explain it to kids through the form of an entertaining story.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part of ‘Th...more

  • #1554 - Q&A: How can I publish my Army enlistment guide?

    Apr 03 2021

    An Army veteran wants to help new enlistees get a leg up in training. What’s the best format for his material? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1553 - Failure Friday: The Podcast Platform That Wasn’t

    Apr 02 2021

    In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from John Lee Dumas, the founder of Entrepreneurs On Fire and author of a bestselling new book. Before he made millions of dollars with a podcasting community, he tried to start a service that turned into a complete disaster. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days ...more

  • #1552 - TBT: Multilingual Insurance Agent Creates Translation Course

    Apr 01 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a multilingual insurance agent who creates an online course on the art of translation. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more ab...more

  • #1551 - Q&A: Is podcast advertising more profitable than blog advertising?

    Mar 31 2021

    A listener is frustrated with the low earnings of blog ads. Does the podcast medium pay more?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1550 - Government Lawyer Lands Whale of a Side Gig

    Mar 30 2021

    A lawyer and long-time angler turns his passion for writing about the world of professional fishing into serious money.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/ad...more

  • #1549 - Q&A: Is it too early to change my business name and brand?

    Mar 29 2021

    The owner of the Coddiwomple Craft Co. in Somerville, Massachusetts is thinking of changing its name—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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoice...more

  • #1548 - Origami-Loving Musician Doesn’t Mind Paperwork

    Mar 28 2021

    After canceling her concerts because of the pandemic, a working musician from New Zealand pays the bills with virtual origami lessons.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Proje...more

  • #1547 - Q&A: How are people successful without social media?

    Mar 27 2021

    This listener hates the idea of using her Instagram or Facebook profile to share anything about her business. Do you have to use social to be successful? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad c...more

  • #1546 - Failure Friday: NASA Sweatpants Not Ready for Liftoff

    Mar 26 2021

    In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from the maker of Swoverall’s, a sweatpant-overall combo experiencing fantastic success—at least, until the brand tries to partner with NASA.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisgui...more

  • #1545 - TBT: Pittsburgh Houseplant Merchant Blossoms During Pandemic

    Mar 25 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a houseplant expert who opens a retail location right before the pandemic—a store that has adapted to challenges and is now in full bloom!Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHust...more

  • BONUS: To the Moon! How to Buy Stock in Yourself

    Mar 24 2021

    You’ve heard about investing in a retirement account, but do you know how to invest in your own personal growth? This short bonus episode is brought to you by Quickbooks. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn mor...more

  • #1544 - Q&A: Does this hometown tourist guide have merit?

    Mar 24 2021

    The “Hoboken Girl” story of an online citywide news hub leads a listener to wonder if she can do something similar in her city. What are the prerequisites?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your a...more

  • #1543 - Children’s Librarian Builds Bra Business

    Mar 23 2021

    Frustrated by a lack of quality sports bras for muscular women, a children’s librarian and Crossfit athlete designs a 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoice...more

  • #1542 - Q&A: How can I develop an online memorial service?

    Mar 22 2021

    Dying is part of life for approximately 100% of us—and this listener has an idea to create an online memorial service for people who are unable to attend a loved one’s funeral. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Lea...more

  • #1541 - Two Friends Create Questionable Card Game

    Mar 21 2021

    When a writer and a game designer want to learn more about their friends' personal lives, they play for keeps and develop a game that puts all the cards on the table. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle Sc...more

  • #1540 - Q&A: Would you join an introvert's networking club?

    Mar 20 2021

    With introverts getting a lot of attention these days, might it be worth it to create some type of networking club for them—or is this exactly the thing they don’t 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more ...more

  • #1539 - Failure Friday: Hand Sanitizer Makes Clean Getaway

    Mar 19 2021

    In this week’s “Failure Friday” segment, a hand sanitizer product line expansion encounters epic delays and misfortune for this natural body care products founder. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about...more

  • #1538 - TBT: Classy Throw Blankets Provide Deep Cover

    Mar 18 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a Pacific Northwest resident who sells decorative knit throw blankets.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choic...more

  • BONUS: How to Manage Multiple Sources of Income

    Mar 17 2021

    Having more than one source of income is good—but it can also be confusing when it comes to tracking and tax reporting. This short bonus episode is brought to you by Quickbooks. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Le...more

  • #1537 - Q&A: Can I give people books in exchange for reviews?

    Mar 17 2021

    A listener is self-publishing on Kindle Direct Publishing and hopes to drum up reviews. Can she contact customers who’ve left reviews for other authors in the same genre? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn mor...more

  • #1536 - Fan Scores Big with Marketplace for Football Shirts

    Mar 16 2021

    A football (soccer) shirt enthusiast turns his fashion passion into profits, overcoming a crippling field penalty given by 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastc...more

  • #1535 - Q&A: How can this listener attract new interest in “old skills?”

    Mar 15 2021

    A listener recently learned that morse code can do more than send SOS signals. Is there a resurgent interest in “old skills”? If so, how might she monetize 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your...more

  • #1534 - Software Engineer Publishes Technical Writing Guide

    Mar 14 2021

    After a computer programmer with a knack for technical writing is approached for a freelance gig, he ends up writing the book on the subject.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part of ‘The Onwar...more

  • #1533 - Q&A: What can we learn from Peloton?

    Mar 13 2021

    Today’s listener wants to know what we can learn from the winners, especially companies like Peloton and Mirror. What are the lessons for those of us who don’t have millions in venture capital? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @ch...more

  • #1532 - Q&A: What's the deal with NFTs?

    Mar 12 2021

    A very timely question! Everyone is talking about non-fungible tokens (NFTs), digital art that is selling for millions of dollars. Is this a bubble? What do you need to know? In short: WTF is up with NFTs? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.com...more

  • #1531 - TBT: “Plant Influencer” Grows to Greatness

    Mar 11 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a Toronto *plant influencer* who offers corporate workshops over Zoom.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choic...more

  • BONUS: How to Prepare for Life After COVID

    Mar 10 2021

    The end is near! Now that vaccination is well underway, we can safely envision a world without COVID-19. What does that look like? This short bonus episode is brought to you by Quickbooks. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisgu...more

  • #1530 - Q&A: How about a directory of garage and yard sales?

    Mar 10 2021

    Today’s caller has an idea to create a directory of garage and yard sales. She thinks it’s a winner because so many people are trying to buy and resell items. What’s the best way to 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisg...more

  • #1529 - Bikini Lover Finds Sea of Opportunity

    Mar 09 2021

    A Seattle-based product manager takes the plunge to design sustainable swimsuits.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1528 - Q&A: Should I start a podcast OR YouTube channel?

    Mar 08 2021

    A listener is trying to decide between a podcast or YouTube channel. What are the pros and cons of each, and how can they make the best decision? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. ...more

  • #1527 - To Find Freelance Work, Look at Full-Time Job Listings

    Mar 07 2021

    A laid-off social media strategist gets creative, using LinkedIn job listings to find candidates for freelance work. One year later, he’s bringing in $10,000/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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle Scho...more

  • #1526 - Q&A: Get paid to help brands with their Terms & Conditions?

    Mar 06 2021

    Today’s caller wants to help brands improve their Terms & Conditions, also known as T&C. Can she design and license a template that companies will pay 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about ...more

  • #1525 - Failure Friday: “A $300 mistake cost me $100,000”

    Mar 05 2021

    In this week’s new “Failure Friday” segment, we hear from the founder of a lifestyle and apparel brand who wakes up one day to find out he’s being sued. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad ch...more

  • #1524 - TBT: “Hero’s Journal” Completes Epic Quest

    Mar 04 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we undertake a valiant quest to hear from the co-founder of a legendary journal.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices....more

  • #1523 - Q&A: Where should I direct my Pinterest traffic?

    Mar 03 2021

    A listener is interested in a new online marketplace that donates profits to charity. She’s getting attention from her Pinterest pins and wants to know where to direct traffic—to the new marketplace, or somewhere classic like Etsy?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow no...more

  • #1522 - Student Makes Selling Sneakers Look Yeezy

    Mar 02 2021

    When a business student converses with a sneakerhead, they form an all-star pair to sell rare footwear.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1521 - Q&A: How can I create a cloud service consulting business?

    Mar 01 2021

    A listener is in charge of negotiating online services that his employer pays for. This skill is valuable, especially as more and more companies operate on a recurring payment model. How can he leverage this skill outside work?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes:...more

  • #1520 - Stay-At-Home Mom Starts Bamboo Baby Biz

    Feb 28 2021

    After taking time off in the later stages of a pregnancy, a new mom starts a business selling bamboo baby swaddles online. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a fami...more

  • #1519 - Q&A: Should I create a pre-order campaign for my book launch?

    Feb 27 2021

    Today’s listener is self-publishing a book on personal finance—and he’s wondering about the launch process. Should he make the book available for pre-order or just put it up for sale? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguilleb...more

  • #1518 - Failure Friday: “We Accept Your Proposal… to Resign”

    Feb 26 2021

    In this week’s new “Failure Friday” segment, we hear from a young financial analyst who goes to his boss with a creative proposal to work remotely. He thinks it’s a great idea that will allow him to grow his side business, but the boss sees it quite differently.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week...more

  • #1517 - TBT: Pastry Chef Grows Retail Shop During Pandemic

    Feb 25 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a pastry chef who grows a retail shop in addition to her personalized wedding cake biz, all in the midst of the global pandemic. It’s an uphill batter… Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow n...more

  • #1516 - Q&A: How do you determine your customer’s emotional needs?

    Feb 24 2021

    Today’s listener is inspired to learn more about the “core emotional needs” of a potential customer, but isn’t sure how to do it or what to do with the info. Are these needs always the same, or do they vary? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.c...more

  • #1515 - Photo Retoucher Strikes Gold with Etsy Shop

    Feb 23 2021

    After getting furloughed, a working mom grows her foiled stationery business to five figures. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1514 - Q&A: Should I create a course on how to get out of a timeshare?

    Feb 22 2021

    Today’s listener has an idea to help people break free of the shackles that come with a timeshare contract. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1513 - Dorm Room Side Hustle Grows Into Full Agency

    Feb 21 2021

    When a college student starts booking guests on podcasts, he graduates as the owner of a company, paying off his student loans in the process.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part of ‘The Onwa...more

  • #1512 - Q&A: How can I teach a Japanese chess game?

    Feb 20 2021

    An avid fan of Shogi—a strategy game sometimes known as Japanese chess—wants to popularize his hobby and get paid at the same time.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastch...more

  • #1511 - Failure Friday: A Global Customs Snafu During Childbirth

    Feb 19 2021

    Brand new segment alert! We’re kicking off a new feature called “Failure Friday.” In the inaugural installment, hear from a Canadian tea merchant with a shipment that gets stuck at the U.S. border … while she’s giving birth to her first child. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustle...more

  • #1510 - TBT: Wisconsin Beer Lovers Sell Coasters & More

    Feb 18 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a Wisconsin native who sells coasters, glasses, and other products related to beer.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about ...more

  • #1509 - Q&A: How to use TaskRabbit to build a client base?

    Feb 17 2021

    A listener is earning extra money by doing handyman chores through TaskRabbit, and wants to strike out on his own. Can he encourage his clients to contact him outside of the app? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau L...more

  • #1508 - Utility Planner Earns $300,000 From YouTube Channel

    Feb 16 2021

    When a utility planner sees his colleagues living paycheck to paycheck, he starts a Youtube channel to educate people in finance—and ends up cashing in. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad ch...more

  • #1507 - Q&A: Can you still get paid to post pins on Pinterest?

    Feb 15 2021

    An early Side Hustle School episode featured a woman who earned $40,000 pinning images on Pinterest. Is this business model still feasible?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit p...more

  • #1506 - Remote Airbnb Host Automates Rental Process

    Feb 14 2021

    An Australian living in the Caribbean uses software to manage Airbnb property rentals from 10,000 miles away. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcast...more

  • #1505 - Q&A: How can I sell my own crossword puzzles?

    Feb 13 2021

    A listener is all crossed up in her quest to make and sell crossword puzzles. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1504: Q&A: Can I make an audio-only learning course (no video!)?

    Feb 12 2021

    YouTube is huge, but watching video requires more attention than listening to audio. Since podcasts remain popular, might there be room for audio-only courses?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your...more

  • #1503 - TBT: P.E. Teacher Becomes Full-Time Sports Gear Reseller

    Feb 11 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a teacher who buys and resells sports equipment, earning up to $8,000 month.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad...more

  • #1502 - Q&A: How to become an eSports commentator?

    Feb 10 2021

    The business of eSports is a billion dollar industry, and today’s caller wants a piece of the Starcraft action. How can he break in?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastc...more

  • #1501 - “Ordinary Dude” Creates Meditation Books for Men

    Feb 09 2021

    A long-time fan of meditation writes and publishes guidebooks for “ordinary dudes”— complete with a beer can on the cover.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com...more

  • #1500 - We Made It! +3 Powerful Steps to Help You Take Action

    Feb 08 2021

    We made it to Episode #1,500! Let’s make the rest of the year even more momentous—this episode includes three practical steps you can take right now. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choic...more

  • #1499 - Model Turns Designer With Travel-Inspired Jewelry

    Feb 07 2021

    Stuck at home during the pandemic, a fashion model learns to sell non-binary, unisex jewelry inspired by his travels. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of...more

  • #1498 - Q&A: How do I go from bath toy idea to manufactured product?

    Feb 06 2021

    A listener in the U.K. is inspired to design and manufacture a bath toy! How can she create a sud-sational product? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adcho...more

  • #1497 - Q&A: How much money do 'mommy Instagrammers' make?

    Feb 05 2021

    Today’s caller opens the door to a controversial topic: mommy Instagrammers. Among other things, she wants to know how the most popular accounts get paid. Let’s find out!Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.com Learn more about your ad choices. V...more

  • #1496 - TBT: “Dog Threads” Designer Chases Coordinated Outfits

    Feb 04 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a woman who designs and sells matching clothes for dogs and their owners.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad ch...more

  • # 1495 - Q&A: How to host Pay-to-Play Fortnite parties?

    Feb 03 2021

    A young listener wants to host pay-to-play Fortnite parties in his basement. Let’s see if we can help him level-up! Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adcho...more

  • #1494 - Polyglot Conjugates Verbs for Hundreds of Clients

    Feb 02 2021

    A project manager who speaks nine languages (!) earns an extra $50,000/year through her tutoring and translation service.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/...more

  • #1493 - Q&A: How can I sell my service to improve notetaking?

    Feb 01 2021

    Today’s caller hopes to monetize his ability to help people remember and recall what they learn. What might be the best opportunity? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcast...more

  • #1492 - Engineer Sells His Sole To Aspiring Barefooters

    Jan 31 2021

    After getting sore feet while using his standup desk, an engineer creates an inner sole for his shoes, becoming the sole-proprietor of a successful side hustle.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is...more

  • #1491 - Q&A: My boss is asking a lot of questions...

    Jan 30 2021

    A listener’s boss is way too nosy! He’s asking a lot of personal questions about our caller’s side hustle. Maybe this boss is a little jealous? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Vi...more

  • #1490 - Q&A: Should I get a prototype made … and how do I do it?

    Jan 29 2021

    A caller is wondering about making a prototype for his big 2021 idea. How should he proceed? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1489 - TBT: Staying Productive During the Work-at-Home Era

    Jan 28 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the founder of a service that helps people who work alone do so productively.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your a...more

  • 1488 - Q&A: What are some ways to make money with LinkedIn?

    Jan 27 2021

    Compared with platforms like Instagram, LinkedIn is a sleeper opportunity for growing your relationships and maybe even starting a new business. This listener is looking for ideas—let’s see what we can come up with!Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleS...more

  • #1487 - LinkedIn Lover Helps Jobseekers Connect the Dots

    Jan 26 2021

    One man cracks the code to make LinkedIn work, sharing what he’s learned to help others find professional success.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoic...more

  • #1486 - Q&A: Can I profit from injury recovery videos on TikTok?

    Jan 25 2021

    Can a fitness coach use TikTok to create instructional videos? Almost certainly! Can he make money from such a thing? Maybe…  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices...more

  • #1485 - Government Employee Shows Vending Makes Cents

    Jan 24 2021

    When a government employee looks to counteract her serious day job with something fun, she stumbles upon the vending machine hustle. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Projec...more

  • #1484 - Q&A: What's the best software to write a nonfiction book?

    Jan 23 2021

    Today’s caller wants to know about the easiest and most helpful tools to write a nonfiction book. Unfortunately, books do not write themselves, but we’ll give him three resources that might make it easier.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.co...more

  • #1483 - Q&A: Is there a payment processor for very small transactions?

    Jan 22 2021

    Today’s caller hopes to sell virtual items for gamers at very low prices. This creates a problem—most payment processors charge fees that make this business model unviable. Is there anything that can be done?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool...more

  • #1482 - TBT: 26,000 Handmade Hair Scrunchies

    Jan 21 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a woman in Iowa who makes and sells a LOT of scrunchies. Long live the 90s! Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad...more

  • #1481 - Q&A: How can I rent a small private workspace?

    Jan 20 2021

    A listener is feeling cooped up and wants to find a small space outside her home to dedicate to her electronics repair service. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoic...more

  • #1480 - Behavior Analyst Creates Resources for Parents and Teachers

    Jan 19 2021

    An expert uses her knowledge to create resources that help parents, teachers, and professionals improve behavior in children with autism.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit pod...more

  • #1479 - Q&A: How about an app to help people care for plants?

    Jan 18 2021

    A green-thumbed, code-savvy listener wants to make an app to help people keep their plants alive and well. Let’s see what we can do with this so-fresh-and-so-green idea.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more ...more

  • #1478 - Woodworker Proves Money Grows On Trees

    Jan 17 2021

    When the owner of a lawn care business can’t find the earthy table of his dreams, he finds himself with a tree-mendous new business. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Projec...more

  • #1477 - Q&A: Where can I find royalty-free music?

    Jan 16 2021

    If you have a podcast or YouTube channel (or similar), where can you find music you can use without breaking the law or getting in trouble? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit ...more

  • #1476 - Q&A: Any ideas to monetize my visual poetry

    Jan 15 2021

    A visual artist hopes to monetize her creative “words and images” creations. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1475 - TBT: iPhone App Tracks Weight-Loss Progress

    Jan 14 2021

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a developer in the U.K. who makes an app to help people with weight-loss goals. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about you...more

  • #1474 - Q&A: How can I increase my conversion rate?

    Jan 13 2021

    A listener has heard that increasing conversion rates (the percentage of people who see your offer and buy it) can be more important than finding new customers. But how do you do it? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebe...more

  • #1473 - Floridian Finds Fair Value Flipping Furniture

    Jan 12 2021

    A call center employee in central Florida finds that restoring furniture isn’t too hard with a bit of technique and finesse.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.c...more

  • #1472 - Q&A: How to get started on personalized journal idea?

    Jan 11 2021

    A listener is inspired to create a custom physical journal. What are the steps to getting it designed, printed, and out to market?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastcho...more

  • #1471 - Natural Air Fresheners Are Big Business

    Jan 10 2021

    Two friends and new fathers start a natural air freshener business that’s cleaning up to the tune of seven figures.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of po...more

  • #1470 - Q&A: Have I found a way to accept PayPal payments with no fees?

    Jan 09 2021

    A crafty listener has found a way to avoid PayPal fees when accepting payments. Is he really on to something, or is it going to backfire on him?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Vi...more

  • #1469 - Q&A: How to start an engineering hustle while working full-time?

    Jan 08 2021

    A Canadian listener is wondering how to start a computer aided design (CAD) side business in the midst of a busy schedule. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.co...more

  • #1468 - TBT: Texas Marimba Rentals Hit Noteworthy Demand!

    Jan 07 2021

    In our first “Throwback Thursday” segment of 2021, we hear from Texas’s leading provider of marimba rentals.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1467 - Q&A: How to pay for a big summer trip with new income?

    Jan 06 2021

    Today’s caller is looking ahead to a bright, COVID-free future. (Aren’t we all??) He’s wondering about using money from a side hustle to pay for a vacation as soon as travel is more accessible. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @ch...more

  • #1466 - Family Trio Makes Marvelous Mask Magnets

    Jan 05 2021

    When a family looks for a way to jazz up their protective masks, they become attracted to magnetic charms. Mask and you shall receive!Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcas...more

  • #1465 - Q&A: Is it better to have more projects or a single focus?

    Jan 04 2021

    It’s the age-old question: how many side hustles should you try to tackle at once—and is there any process-driven way to make this decision? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...more

  • #1464 - Cooped Up Nomads Start Online Cooking School

    Jan 03 2021

    A traveling couple pulls the ultimate pandemic pivot, helping a friend transition her Tuscan cooking classes into an online school.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,...more

  • #1463 - Q&A: How to get 2021 off to a better start?

    Jan 02 2021

    We all know how 2020 went. What can we do to make a fresh start in the new year?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • Welcome to Side Hustle School

    Jan 01 2021

    Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. It's free and has been published every single day since January 1, 2017. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questionsConnect on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193countriesVisit ...more

  • #1462 - Principles of Side Hustle School: A New Year Begins!

    Jan 01 2021

    Time flies! For year five, we’re continuing with more listener interaction and introducing a few surprises. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1461 - Farewell, 2020: It’s Been Real

    Dec 31 2020

    Happy New Year’s Eve. What a year it’s been! Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1460 - Q&A: What separates small earners from big ones?

    Dec 30 2020

    Every Side Hustle School story features someone who earns at least $500 a month apart from their day job. But some people earn a lot more, earning six or even seven figures from their side hustle. A listener wants to know: what separates small earners from big ones?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each we...more

  • #1459 - Steady Grind Leads to Sustainable Side Income

    Dec 29 2020

    After initially delving into web design out of sheer curiosity, this engineer now uses these skills to bring in $40,000 a year on the side. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit ...more

  • #1458 - Q&A: Does the "Evernote Essentials" model still work?

    Dec 28 2020

    Years ago, a simple user manual turned into a huge moneymaker for one savvy Evernote user. Can you still profit from writing a guide to a popular software program? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about...more

  • #1457 - GOALLL! Corporate Filmmaker Moonlights as Soccer Ref

    Dec 27 2020

    When a young soccer fan can’t find his feet for the game, he gets the ball rolling on becoming a referee instead, making money from the sidelines.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. ...more

  • #1456 - Q&A: Should I use side hustle income for a retirement fund?

    Dec 26 2020

    Today’s listener is wondering about using side hustle income specifically for her retirement fund. Is there anything specific that might be good to know?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad ch...more

  • #1455 - SPECIAL Q&A: Caller from Finland Requests Help with Global Present Delivery

    Dec 25 2020

    A bearded man from Finland calls in to discuss a change in business model. Kids don’t want to receive hand sanitizer for Christmas!Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastch...more

  • #1454 - TBT: Crafty Headbands Fly Off the Shelves

    Dec 24 2020

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a crafty New Yorker who sells thousands of headbands. She won’t quit while she’s ahead!Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more ab...more

  • #1453 - Q&A: How to earn from a directory of bank signup bonuses?

    Dec 23 2020

    Today’s caller earned $300 from opening a bank account, and it got him thinking: free money is good! Might there be a way to earn even more by helping other people take advantage of these incentives? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitte...more

  • #1452 - Reddit Post Inspires Airbnb Cleaning Service

    Dec 22 2020

    Inspired by a post on Reddit, a Los Angeles man picks up the knowledge to start his own cleaning service.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1451 - Q&A: Working through anxiety and “2020 fatigue.”

    Dec 21 2020

    A listener is drained, discouraged, and disheartened with the continued struggle of 2020. How have other people managed to overcome this?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit pod...more

  • #1450 - Recruiter Gives Pink Slip to Boring Resumes

    Dec 20 2020

    After helping a number of job-seeking friends, a recruiter decides to monetize her resume skills.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1449 - Q&A: What does "Proposition 22" mean for independent contractors?

    Dec 19 2020

    California’s voters recently approved Proposition 22, changing the rules for some independent contractors who work for companies like Uber and DoorDash. But this change affects others as well, and not just in California. What does it mean?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoo...more

  • #1448 - Q&A: Is there a better way to do local restaurant delivery?

    Dec 18 2020

    Today’s caller has been frustrated with the big food delivery services, and is wondering if there’s a better way. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoic...more

  • #1447 - TBT: 3D Printing Enables Distance Learning Materials

    Dec 17 2020

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a pediatrician who creates an educational tool to help kids with STEM learning. With so much distance education taking place, she’s had to make a major adjustment to her sales model. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week....more

  • #1446 - Q&A: How to quickly get to market with a distance learning guide?

    Dec 16 2020

    Today’s caller is developing a guide to help parents and teachers with distance learning. This is an urgent need and he wants to move quickly! Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Vis...more

  • #1445 - Financial Planner Moonlights as Trivia Host

    Dec 15 2020

    When a new financial planner looks for a way to grow his clientele, he begins to host trivia nights—going on to earn a side income that’s never been questioned. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about yo...more

  • #1444 - CLASSROOM: Revisiting Key Lessons (Part II)

    Dec 14 2020

    What a year it’s been! In the second part of this two-part series, we reflect on the key lessons from the 2020 Classroom series. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoi...more

  • #1443 - Graphic Designer Documents Remote Earnings

    Dec 13 2020

    When an Australian graphic design graduate lands a freelancing gig sprucing up business and marketing reports, she draws enough confidence to chart a full time nomadic lifestyle.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Le...more

  • #1442 - Q&A: How can I negotiate a revenue share percentage?

    Dec 12 2020

    When selling a course through a third-party platform, how can you negotiate a revenue share percentage—and what’s an ideal percentage to ask for?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. V...more

  • #1441 - Q&A: Should I copyright my sex positive apparel ideas?

    Dec 11 2020

    A listener in Los Angeles is planning to sell “novelty clothing featuring intelligent innuendos.” How does she need to protect her intellectual property? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad c...more

  • #1440 - TBT: Natural Deodorant Becomes Beauty Line

    Dec 10 2020

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a CPA who turns natural deodorant made from apple cider vinegar into a beauty and skin-care line. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Le...more

  • #1439 - Q&A: How to profit from a distorted real estate market?

    Dec 09 2020

    Today’s caller is interested in profiting from real estate. Considering the longterm effects of the global pandemic, might there be some new opportunities?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad ...more

  • #1438 - Cyclist Puts Wheels in Motion on Bike Box Biz

    Dec 08 2020

    When a triathlete ships a road bike around the world, little does he know that the box it comes in would take him on a journey of its own.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit po...more

  • #1437 - Q&A: Help! I’m too tired from Zoom to do anything else

    Dec 07 2020

    After so many hours spent in online meetings for her job, how can this listener find the energy to work on something for herself? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastcho...more

  • #1436 - Engineer Invents Podcast Alarm Clock

    Dec 06 2020

    When an engineer searches for the perfect way to start his day, he ends up inventing a way to be woken up by his favorite podcasts.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastch...more

  • #1435 - Q&A: Can I get away without buying an SSL?

    Dec 05 2020

    To have a secure website, you have to purchase and install a certificate known as SSL. Is this really essential?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices...more

  • #1434 - Q&A: What kind of partnership agreement do I need?

    Dec 04 2020

    This podcaster wants to partner with a coffee shop to make his own branded blend of beans. What kind of contract does he need to protect himself?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/a...more

  • #1433 - TBT: Family Affirmation Cards Go Global

    Dec 03 2020

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the co-founder of a Canadian business that helps kids and families with self-worth.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about ...more

  • #1432 - Q&A: Help! I’m still overwhelmed with buying products on Alibaba

    Dec 02 2020

    A recent Classroom episode covered the basics of buying products for resale on Alibaba—but this listener is still confused. Let’s clear up the confusion!Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad ch...more

  • #1431 - Catholic School Teacher Resuscitates First Aid Courses

    Dec 01 2020

    When a teacher gets re-certified in first aid after a ten year absence, he finds that compressing his knowledge into his own course will surely elevate his income. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about...more

  • #1430 - CLASSROOM: Revisiting Key Lessons (Part I)

    Nov 30 2020

    What a year it’s been! In this two-part series, we reflect on the key lessons from the 2020 Classroom series. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1429 - Cardiologist Carves Out Bearable Sculptures

    Nov 29 2020

    When a cardiologist discovers a new hobby in carving wooden bears, he gets his bearings and gets paid for it.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1428 - Q&A: How to set up payment plans with auto-renewal?

    Nov 28 2020

    Today’s caller is hoping to set up a service with a low service fee *and* a renewal payment every three months. Is there an easy way to do this?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Vi...more

  • #1427 - Q&A: Should I use a service to promote my romance series?

    Nov 27 2020

    An author of a new romance series wants to know if she should pay a service that markets ebooks to a large audience to promote her debut. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit po...more

  • #1426 - TBT: Beer Made from “Upcycled” Grain

    Nov 26 2020

    Happy Thanksgiving! In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the co-founder of a business that turns upcycled grains from breweries into delicious snacks. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @ch...more

  • #1425 - Q&A: Should I publish my course in more than one location?

    Nov 25 2020

    Today’s listener from the UK is wondering about publishing an online course with a platform like Udemy or Coursera. Does she have to choose one of them, or can she cross-publish to multiple platforms? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitt...more

  • #1424 - Logistics Broker Earns Extra Income From Graffiti

    Nov 24 2020

    When a logistics broker offers to do graffiti for a friend, he unexpectedly paints himself into an extra income.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices...more

  • #1423 - Q&A: How can an Italian living overseas get more voiceover work?

    Nov 23 2020

    An Italian living in England is trying to break into the multilingual voiceover market. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1422 - Financial Planner Sells Sartorial Storage Solutions

    Nov 22 2020

    In need of extra household cash, a financial planner in Texas combines his love of woodworks and menswear. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts b...more

  • #1421 - Q&A: Is it really better to offer more ways of accepting payment?

    Nov 21 2020

    This listener is wondering about adding new options for accepting payment, including checking debits and cryptocurrency. Is more always better? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Vi...more

  • #1420 - Q&A: How can I sell “printables” without paid ads?

    Nov 20 2020

    Today’s listener wants to sell printables (digital artwork for download) and needs a quick marketing plan to profit before Thanksgiving weekend.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Vi...more

  • #1419 - TBT: Personal Trainer Pumps Up Protein Pancakes

    Nov 19 2020

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we’ll hear from a personal trainer who sells pumped-up pancakes full of protein.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices....more

  • #1418 - Q&A: Should I change my business name?

    Nov 18 2020

    Today’s caller from rural Australia has made a website, podcast, and online course—but now he’s thinking of changing the name. What’s the best plan of action? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your...more

  • #1417 - Bookstore Employee Crafts Paper Bead Jewelry

    Nov 17 2020

    When an art student and bookstore employee looks for ways to supplement her income, she invents a new art form making paper beads from popular books.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choice...more

  • #1416 - CLASSROOM: Troubleshooting—What If It Doesn’t Work?

    Nov 16 2020

    What if your idea, product, or service doesn’t work out? These tips will help you turn a misstep (or even a disaster!) into positive momentum for your next attempt. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more abou...more

  • #1415 - Shabbat Shalom! Marketer Creates Day-of-Rest Subscription Box

    Nov 15 2020

    After dropping off supplies to assist friends in virtually celebrating Shabbat, a marketing specialist creates a “Mensch box” to help others experience the Jewish day of rest.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought togeth...more

  • #1414 - Q&A: Can you deduct side hustle losses from your federal income taxes?

    Nov 14 2020

    This listener’s new side hustle lost money this year. Hopefully that will change in 2021, but for now—is there a silver lining in being able to deduct losses from his income taxes?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau ...more

  • #1413 - Q&A: How to make money from Spotify playlists?

    Nov 13 2020

    Today’s listener wants to curate playlists on Spotify and get paid for it. Is that a thing? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1412 - TBT: Nomadic Family Cooks Up Profit With Italian Housewares

    Nov 12 2020

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from an Italian American who sells a line of imported housewares from his homeland. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your...more

  • #1411 - Q&A: How to market a controversial topic?

    Nov 11 2020

    Today’s listener is trying to help families mend fractured relationships—and for some reason, Google thinks this is so controversial that they won’t allow her to advertise. What should she do? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chr...more

  • #1410 - Dancer Steps Up With Blinged Out Costumes

    Nov 10 2020

    When a freelance dancer decides to hang up her boots for a calmer life, she waltzes right into a costume making hobby that turns profitable.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit ...more

  • #1409 - Q&A: My idea isn’t working … what’s the best way to move on?

    Nov 09 2020

    What happens when your first, second, and third ideas all fail to achieve your desired results?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1408 - Physician Assistant Peru-ses Machu Picchu Treks

    Nov 08 2020

    When an orthopedics assistant befriends his local guide while trekking to Machu Picchu, they decide to start a tourism service together.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podc...more

  • #1407 - Q&A: Can I get paid to help people learn to complain better?

    Nov 07 2020

    Today’s listener is good at complaining to big companies when something goes wrong. Is there a way he can profit from teaching this skill?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit po...more

  • #1406 - Q&A: How do I deal with a chargeback?

    Nov 06 2020

    Oh no! Our listener received a chargeback from the payment processor she uses to accept credit cards. Is there anything she can do about it?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit ...more

  • #1405 - TBT: “Life’s Not Fair”: Children’s Books About Real-Life

    Nov 05 2020

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the co-founder of an unconventional children’s book publisher. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Vis...more

  • #1404 - Q&A: Should I update my LinkedIn profile to better match my side hustle?

    Nov 04 2020

    Today’s listener has started a podcast for dog lovers. She’s wondering if she should update her LinkedIn profile to remove references to her academic work. What’s the best answer? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau ...more

  • #1403 - Texas Designer Creates “Flags For Good”

    Nov 03 2020

    It’s election day in the U.S.! In this story: a designer and long-time flag enthusiast uses his passion to create “flags for good,” advancing a message of positive change. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn mo...more

  • #1402 - CLASSROOM: Sourcing Products Using Alibaba

    Nov 02 2020

    How can you buy and resell products from an overseas manufacturer? These six tips will get you started.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1401 - Pharmacist Provides Formula For Aspiring Technicians

    Nov 01 2020

    An ambitious pharmacist creates an online course for aspiring pharmacy techs.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1400 - Q&A: Should I create a website for medical coders?

    Oct 31 2020

    ***EPISODE 1,400!!*** Today’s listener is working on a website that helps medical coders earn free continuing education (CE) credit. How could this project be monetized? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more...more

  • #1399 - Q&A: Should I keep politics out of my business?

    Oct 30 2020

    A listener yearns for the days when he could express his support for a political candidate while still maintaining positive relationships with friends and neighbors who disagreed. Now that he has a side hustle in the midst of a divisive election, he’s wondering if he should just keep his mouth shut. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and li...more

  • #1398 - TBT: Minimalist Backpacks With a Cause

    Oct 29 2020

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a married couple who sells minimalist backpacks. Their business has grown quite a lot since we last heard from them! Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: ...more

  • #1397 - Q&A: 2020 has been overwhelming. What’s the outlook for next year?

    Oct 28 2020

    Today’s caller has noticed something: 2020 has been ridiculous! He’s wondering what comes next and how we can find opportunities in the uncertainty.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices...more

  • #1396 - Attorney Shutters Day Job In Favor Of Photography

    Oct 27 2020

    When an antitrust attorney loses interest in her day job, she captures the moment in profitable portrait photography.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adch...more

  • #1395 - Q&A: Should I pay a publicist to book me as a podcast guest?

    Oct 26 2020

    Today’s caller is trying to build her brand as a lifestyle coach. Should she hire a publicist to book her as a guest on podcasts? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastcho...more

  • #1394 - “Decision Coach” Makes Money By Making Decisions

    Oct 25 2020

    After being asked by her friends and family to give them straightforward advice, a writer decides to see if she can get paid to make decisions for other people. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about yo...more

  • #1393 - Q&A: How can I use my degree with my side hustle?

    Oct 24 2020

    A caller from the U.K. is wondering about how to use his degree in sport and exercise science in marketing a coaching service. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoice...more

  • #1392 - Q&A: How can I produce in-person experiences when people are afraid?

    Oct 23 2020

    If you’re producing a safety-conscious event, how can you market it in a way that overcomes the fear many people have during the pandemic? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit p...more

  • #1391 - TBT: Physician Designs Plush Toys to Teach Anatomy

    Oct 22 2020

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a doctor who makes plush toys in the shape of human organs to teach kids about the body. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more ...more

  • #1390 - Q&A: Should I accept Bitcoin as a payment method?

    Oct 21 2020

    Today’s listener is wondering about Bitcoin, the world’s best known cryptocurrency—should he accept it as payment for his new app? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastch...more

  • #1389 - Marketing Guy Isn’t Afraid Of Ghostwriting

    Oct 20 2020

    After a partner in a marketing firm fulfills a lifelong dream of writing his own novel, he begins ghostwriting for others, penning children’s books and even poetry. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more abou...more

  • #1388 - CLASSROOM: Dealing with Customer Complaints

    Oct 19 2020

    “Oh no, I got a complaint!” Every side hustler worries about it, but dealing with complaints doesn’t need to be overwhelming. These three strategies will help you make most customers happy, *and* to know when to stand your ground. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow no...more

  • #1387 - Off Road Enthusiast Wanders Into Profit

    Oct 18 2020

    When a mechanical engineer and 4x4 fanatic tries to save money on his Jeep upgrades, he wrangles with local vendors for free parts—and winches himself to a new source of income. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSid...more

  • #1386 - Q&A: My product is selling on Amazon … but how can I get more attention?

    Oct 17 2020

    A listener from Singapore sells biodegradable party cups with cheerful designs. She’s selling them on Amazon, and wondering how to get noticed by more people. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your...more

  • #1385 - Q&A: Are there other types of digital assets?

    Oct 16 2020

    Our story of a woman in New Zealand who sells virtual paint brushes for iPad users was very popular, and a listener is wondering: are there any other “digital assets” that can be made for resale? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @...more

  • #1384 - TBT: Florist Offers Nationwide, DIY Wedding Flowers

    Oct 15 2020

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a wedding florist in Oklahoma who has a creative idea to offer DIY wedding flowers to brides across the country. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chr...more

  • #1383 - Q&A: How can I monetize a site for fans of Black superheroes?

    Oct 14 2020

    A listener wants to build a fan site showcasing Black superheroes from DC and Marvel comics—how can he make money from it?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com...more

  • #1382 - Insurance Manager Finds New Shelves for Old Antiques

    Oct 13 2020

    After selling an unwanted collection of antiques, an insurance manager goes on a hunt for more inventory.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1381 - Q&A: What are your top tips for daily writing?

    Oct 12 2020

    Today’s caller is hoping to improve her writing streak. How can we help her keep writing 1,000 words a day?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1380 - Mother-Daughter Team Starts Squeaky-Clean Soap Shop

    Oct 11 2020

    While staying up late one night, a mom and her daughter decide that they want to start a business together. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts ...more

  • #1379 - Q&A: Should I provide a guarantee for my real estate photography service?

    Oct 10 2020

    Today’s listener is starting to get paid for real estate photography. Should she offer a money-back guarantee in case a client is unsatisfied? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Vis...more

  • #1378 - Q&A: Any ideas for a military couple?

    Oct 09 2020

    They’ve been in the military for more than a decade, and they’re thinking ahead. What might be a good side hustle for a couple that moves frequently and might be deployed? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn mo...more

  • #1377 - TBT: Mobile Coffee Roasting Blends Work and Family

    Oct 08 2020

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we revisit a neighborhood coffee lover who follows a whim to a mobile roasting operation. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your a...more

  • #1376 - Q&A: I set up my email list … now what??

    Oct 07 2020

    Aside from your website, your email list may be the most important tool in growing any new business. After you get it set up, what comes next?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visi...more

  • #1375 - College Curriculum Developer Makes Minimalist Jewelry

    Oct 06 2020

    When a professional development specialist can’t find “just the right” piece of jewelry, she makes it herself. Six years later, she’s mined a second income creating minimalist, Boho-chic jewelry.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @c...more

  • #1374 - CLASSROOM: Transitioning Between Projects

    Oct 05 2020

    How can you transition between projects (or a job and a side hustle) without constantly losing your flow—and how can you start a completely new project without just creating more “stuff” to worry about?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwit...more

  • #1373 - Texas Mom Profits from Poshmark Sales

    Oct 04 2020

    A mom of two young daughters goes to look for used clothes, and ends up finding a new pastime of reselling items on Poshmark and other platforms. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about...more

  • #1372 - Q&A: Can I compete with Gazelle by reselling iPhones?

    Oct 03 2020

    When you upgrade your iPhone or Android smartphone, what do you do with the old one? Many of us trade them in, knowing that we aren’t getting a great deal but not wanting to hassle with an alternative. Today’s listener is hoping to profit from this problem—how should they proceed?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A sever...more

  • #1371 - Q&A: How to convert non-paying students into customers?

    Oct 02 2020

    Today’s caller (from Egypt!) is teaching software development through an apprenticeship model, but most of his students aren’t paying. How can he convert some of these free students into customers?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: ...more

  • #1370 - TBT: The Accountant Who Sold Spreadsheets to Etsy Sellers

    Oct 01 2020

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from an accountant who sells spreadsheet templates and other financial resources to creatives. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more...more

  • #1369 - Q&A: Do I have to sell as a SAAS?

    Sep 30 2020

    A listener is trying to decide how to price a new online service. Should she use the common SAAS (“software as a service”) model, or are there alternatives? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your a...more

  • #1368 - Mother Of Five Sells Pretty Old Books

    Sep 29 2020

    When a stay at home mom hopes to avoid returning to full-time work outside the home, she starts selling vintage books packaged by color—and her dream becomes more than a pigment of her imagination. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter:...more

  • #1367 - Q&A: Help! My website images keep disappearing…

    Sep 28 2020

    Today’s listener is having a weird problem—the images on his posts are disappearing. What’s going on? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1366 - Homeschooler Unleashes Creativity with Penmanship Posters

    Sep 27 2020

    While homeschooling her twin daughters, this genetic analyst goes in search of penmanship aids—and ends up making her own. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a fami...more

  • #1365 - Q&A: How can I get more comments on my blog and Instagram posts?

    Sep 26 2020

    Today’s listener wants more engagement from her online community. How can she achieve her objective—and is it the right way to measure success?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. V...more

  • #1364 - Q&A: Do I really need to open a business bank account?

    Sep 25 2020

    I’ve always said that when you begin to earn income apart from your day job, you need to open a separate bank account … but today’s caller questions that advice. Might there be some exceptions?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chr...more

  • #1363 - TBT: Popular Board Game Raises $1 Million on Kickstarter

    Sep 24 2020

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a fan of old-school board games who’s achieved tremendous success with multiple crowdfunding projects. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.com Learn more about your ...more

  • #1362 - Q&A: How to launch a communications business for healthcare providers?

    Sep 23 2020

    Today’s listener is a medical professional by background and is starting a communications business on the side. How can she find her first clients and stand out from larger organizations? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisgui...more

  • #1361 - Texas Teacher Takes On Test-Taking Tutorials

    Sep 22 2020

    When a teacher takes a new certification test in order to keep his job, he blogs about the experience and builds a following by helping others achieve A+ results. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about ...more

  • #1360 - CLASSROOM: How to Ask for Referrals

    Sep 21 2020

    Your existing customer base is the single best source of referrals—and you don’t have to pay to advertise to them. How can you develop a regular process of encouraging referrals?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Le...more

  • #1359 - Land Surveyor Paints a Sign Hustle

    Sep 20 2020

    When a land surveyor and father of three can’t take his job any more, he experiments with business ideas until he lands on something that doesn’t feel sketchy.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is ...more

  • #1358 - Q&A: Can I use other people's recipes for my ebook for children?

    Sep 19 2020

    Today’s listener has a new YouTube channel and wants to write a related ebook that features recipes for kids. Can she borrow and rename recipes that she finds online? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more ab...more

  • #1357 - Q&A: How can I create a product to help people with applied learning?

    Sep 18 2020

    This listener wants to help people learn more actively. Sounds good, but how does it become a product or service? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoic...more

  • #1356 - TBT: Teaching the World to Play Saxophone

    Sep 17 2020

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from an Australian musician who’s created an online community to teach students how to play the saxophone. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebea...more

  • #1355 - Q&A: How can I start a pandemic dating service?

    Sep 16 2020

    Today’s listener wants to start a pandemic dating service. Will it be short-lived—or a viral sensation? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1354 - Magicians Open Enchanting Online Store

    Sep 15 2020

    Dissatisfied with the slow innovation in the magic community, two magicians create their own online retailer. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1353 - Q&A: How can I market Jujitsu products?

    Sep 14 2020

    A listener in Argentina is starting “Run and Roll,” a clothing brand for fans of jujitsu. How can she reach her ideal audience? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoic...more

  • #1352 - Social Media Manager Moonlights for Mothers

    Sep 13 2020

    After a traumatic birth experience, a biologist turned social media manager takes on another new responsibility of helping expectant mothers. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part of ‘The Onwa...more

  • #1351 - Q&A: When is the right time to sell your business?

    Sep 12 2020

    Today’s listener has a rugby lifestyle brand, and he might be ready to sell! How does he know if the time is right, and what should he do next?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Vis...more

  • #1350 - Q&A: How can I use Spotify as a lead generation source?

    Sep 11 2020

    How can an independent musician connect with fans who discover them on Spotify or Soundcloud? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1349 - TBT: Coronavirus Triples Sales of Cold Brew Coffee

    Sep 10 2020

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the co-founder of Bizzy Coffee. They started by selling “coffee shots,” but achieved much more success by changing to cold, 48-ounce bottles. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: Side...more

  • #1348 - Q&A: What should I know before I start a Twitch channel?

    Sep 09 2020

    A listener has a cooking show on YouTube, and she wants to branch out to another platform. Is there a way to do this without working twice as hard—and what does she need to know?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Le...more

  • #1347 - Dedicated Runner Goes the Distance for Online Training

    Sep 08 2020

    When a government contractor and experienced runner injures himself after a marathon, he races to start a blog helping others avoid the same fate—ending up on track for his own success. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguill...more

  • #1346 - CLASSROOM: Selling a Food & Beverage Product

    Sep 07 2020

    Want to sell your gluten-free pizza dough or Paleo-friendly donuts? It’s not as simple as selling an ebook, but it can be done. This episode provides 5 essential tips for the aspiring foodpreneur. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: ...more

  • #1345 - School Teacher Designs Specialized Diets for Dogs

    Sep 06 2020

    After a teacher in Singapore learns to develop a special diet for her beloved dog Oreo, she learns to offer this “pawsome” service to other pet owners. It’s not a dog-eat-dog world!Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau...more

  • #1344 - Q&A: How can I increase traffic to my tarot reading website?

    Sep 05 2020

    Today’s listener is in search of something that a lot of our listeners will relate to: traffic to her website! What should she do while she waits for the right cards to appear? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Lea...more

  • #1343 - Q&A: How can I find companies to sponsor my podcast?

    Sep 04 2020

    Today’s listener is planning to start a podcast, and wants to take it seriously. How can they find sponsors? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1342 - TBT: Offline Conversation Game Goes Online

    Sep 03 2020

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a Dutch co-founder of a popular game to inspire meaningful conversations. It was a huge success when they started, and recently they’ve been transitioning to an all-new model. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share:...more

  • #1341 - Q&A: Can I make a different video about dogs every day for a year?

    Sep 02 2020

    Today’s listener loves corgis … a lot. He’d like to make a series of daily videos about them. What should he think about if he decides to pursue this idea?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad ...more

  • #1340 - Book Lover Creates LGBTQ+ Subscription Service

    Sep 01 2020

    When this book lover exhausts her network’s recommendations for LGBTQ+ books, she creates her own subscription box service.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.co...more

  • #1339 - Q&A: Is there a template to make an app or other software?

    Aug 31 2020

    Today’s listener is looking for a template to make a website that has some specific functionality—in her case, a combination of Craigslist and Airbnb.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choic...more

  • #1338 - Hardworking Chef Whips Up Artisanal Cheesecakes

    Aug 30 2020

    When a skilled chef grows tired of working in food stores, he takes on some whisk and starts his own cheesecake brand that’s anything but half baked.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part of ‘T...more

  • #1337 - Q&A: How to go from farmers market to grocery store?

    Aug 29 2020

    Today’s listener is one of those people who started baking while on lockdown, and it led to his first side hustle selling at farmers markets. He likes it so much that he wants to expand! What’s the next step? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool....more

  • #1336 - Q&A: Should I start a new business or expand my current one?

    Aug 28 2020

    This listener grew a side hustle to a full-time business—so naturally, now she wants to start another hustle! Is it completely new or an expansion of what she’s already been doing?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau ...more

  • #1335 - TBT: “Graphic Designer for Dogs” Retrieves New Clients

    Aug 27 2020

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a graphic designer who started off by specializing in pet businesses. She’s now trying to go off-leash and retrieve clients in other industries … but is she barking up the wrong tree? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week...more

  • #1334 - Q&A: How do I market to my personal network?

    Aug 26 2020

    Today’s listener has developed a coloring book for kids to help them learn about cell biology. She knows a lot of people in her personal network who would be perfect for it–but how can she promote the concept without being “salesy”? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow ...more

  • #1333 - The Great British Baking Scratch-Off Poster

    Aug 25 2020

    Two British military officers take their baking talents to the masses with these popular scratch-off posters featuring 100 classic pastries. On your mark…  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad...more

  • #1332 - CLASSROOM: Crowdfunding Basics & Best Practices

    Aug 24 2020

    Whether through Kickstarter or another platform, raising money and support through crowdfunding can be a great option—but only for the right project, and the competition is fierce. Learn 8 best practices in this episode, and get ready to work hard. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideH...more

  • #1331 - Art Classes by Zoom Produce Pandemic Profits

    Aug 23 2020

    An art teacher uses her tech savvy to offer online classes during the COVID-19 pandemic, reaching hundreds of viewers (and getting paid) through Facebook Live.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School i...more

  • #1330 - Q&A: How can I get past the plateau I keep encountering?

    Aug 22 2020

    Today’s caller has been able to build his project to $1,000 a month, but can’t move past the plateau. It’s a great start! What comes next? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit p...more

  • #1329 - Q&A: How to grow a blog for couples separated by borders?

    Aug 21 2020

    This longtime listener is an immigration attorney who’s starting a series of courses for couples separated by borders. How can she grow her blog? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. ...more

  • #1328 - TBT: Cybersecurity Training Becomes 7-Figure Business

    Aug 20 2020

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a former adjunct professor who put his course on YouTube and earned $100,000. It’s now grown to employ ten people and bring in seven-figures a year. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow note...more

  • #1327 - Q&A: How can an author succeed in this day and age?

    Aug 19 2020

    Our caller today has been working on her first novel, and she doesn’t want it to be confined to a drawer forever. She wants to sell it! But she’s also feeling discouraged, because so many books are commercially unsuccessful. What should she consider?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #Side...more

  • #1326 - “Secrets of Sushi” YouTube Channel Serves Hungry Fans

    Aug 18 2020

    When a young sushi chef questions the environmental impact of his beloved cuisine, he undertakes a journey to learn about sustainable sushi. His online videos now reach hundreds of thousands of viewers. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwi...more

  • #1325 - Q&A: I’m obsessed with Tik-Tok! How can I make money from it?

    Aug 17 2020

    Today’s caller is wondering about monetizing their skills through Tik Tok, cashing in on headbanging dogs and gummy bear Adele concerts. Is there a path for them? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about ...more

  • #1324 - Couple Follows the Signs to Custom Paint Parties

    Aug 16 2020

    When a husband and wife look to spend more time at home with their kids, they follow the signs and start a unique paint party business that shows them the way. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is...more

  • #1323 - Q&A: How to get my first customer as a digital personal assistant?

    Aug 15 2020

    Today’s listener wants to become a digital personal assistant to help people with tech support. How should he proceed? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/ad...more

  • #1322 - Q&A: How does “retargeting” work?

    Aug 14 2020

    A listener wants to bring more attention to his podcast and blog for aviation lovers. He’s heard about “retargeting”—how does it work? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1321 - TBT: “Near and Deer” Taxidermy Service Mounts Up

    Aug 13 2020

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the co-owner of Near and Deer, a faux taxidermy service that sells everything you need for artificial animal heads. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @...more

  • #1320 - Q&A: How can I get an ebook cover designed?

    Aug 12 2020

    A listener wants to publish her husband’s science fiction stories and books on Kindle. Where can she find affordable editing and cover design? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Vis...more

  • #1319 - Former High School Athlete Creates Coaching Subscription

    Aug 11 2020

    When his old high school football coach reaches out to him, a sales professional creates a program to foster leadership skills in athletes. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit ...more

  • #1318 - CLASSROOM: Set Up a Wordpress Website

    Aug 10 2020

    If you haven’t made your first website yet, this short tutorial will get you going in no time.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1317 - Bartender Sells Pocket-Sized Reminders of Positivity

    Aug 09 2020

    A curious bartender discovers that his next side hustle idea has been in his pocket all along.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought togethe...more

  • #1316 - Q&A: How to grow a podcast for Toyota Prius owners?

    Aug 08 2020

    This listener in Hungary has a podcast for owners of hybrid cars. He’s focused on the Prius for the past year, but wants to expand the audience.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Vi...more

  • #1315 - Q&A: How to start a guide to government grants?

    Aug 07 2020

    Today’s listener wants to create a guide for government grants. Is this a good idea, and if so, what’s the best path forward? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices...more

  • #1314 - TBT: These iPad Paintbrushes Never Run Dry

    Aug 06 2020

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a New Zealand software developer who popularizes iPad lettering brushes, accumulating 300,000 followers and a solid extra income.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool....more

  • #1313 - Q&A: How can I drive more traffic to my site instead of Udemy?

    Aug 05 2020

    This listener has created an ambitious home improvement video course. It’s currently hosted on a third-party platform, and he wants to be able to drive traffic to his own website. What should he do?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter:...more

  • #1312 - College Student Starts Million Dollar Design Biz

    Aug 04 2020

    A college student uses her artistic skills to make personalized gifts for family and friends, growing it into a million dollar business. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit pod...more

  • #1311 - Q&A: Should I self-publish a mental health guidebook on Kindle?

    Aug 03 2020

    A listener in Mexico is starting a podcast on mental health, and also wants to publish a book. Should she put it out on Kindle even though she doesn’t have a lot of followers yet?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau L...more

  • #1310 - Lifelong Freelancer Adds Real Estate Photography to Portfolio

    Aug 02 2020

    When a lifelong freelancer becomes interested in real estate photography after selling his home, he learns the trade and develops a new hustle in a flash. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part...more

  • #1309 - Q&A: Any ideas for an architect trying to change business models?

    Aug 01 2020

    An experienced architectural drafter is hoping to make a change. He still wants to use his professional skills, but in a way that doesn’t rely on trading time for money. What should he consider?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @ch...more

  • #1308 - Q&A: Is it ethical to sell the same thing at different prices?

    Jul 31 2020

    Is there anything wrong with selling to a range of customers at different prices—and if not, how can you do it without someone finding out and getting mad?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad ...more

  • #1307 - TBT: English Language Game Throws Down Amazon Gauntlet

    Jul 30 2020

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from an English teacher who turns his passion for verbs into online income.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choic...more

  • #1306 - Q&A: How to charge for a travel service post-quarantine?

    Jul 29 2020

    Today’s listener is wondering about travel in the post-COVID world. Can he charge for a service that helps long-distance couples connect through traveling to an intermediate city?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau L...more

  • #1305: Wichita Native Gets Paid to Show Off His City

    Jul 28 2020

    When his friends all leave town to move to “cooler” cities, an engineer creates an Instagram account to highlight local attractions in Wichita, Kansas.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choi...more

  • #1304 - CLASSROOM: Create Content By Answering Questions

    Jul 27 2020

    If you’d like to receive free traffic to your website, you need to learn a few simple tips about search engine optimization (SEO). And if you’re struggling with knowing what to post about, use this strategy to never run out of ideas. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow...more

  • #1303 - Power Plant Specialist Tugs On Archery Business String

    Jul 26 2020

    A power plant worker hits the bullseye with a tool to create bow strings for archers.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gre...more

  • #1302 - Q&A: How can I fast track my idea?

    Jul 25 2020

    Not every side hustle idea is going to work out … but is there a way to learn in advance which ones are more likely to succeed? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoic...more

  • #1301 - Q&A: How to narrow down a personal finance target market?

    Jul 24 2020

    A listener in Dallas wants to help teens and young adults learn personal finance—but the groups she has in mind are very different. How should she choose a focus? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about ...more

  • # 1300 - TBT: Blogger Explores Affiliate Marketing in India

    Jul 23 2020

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a blogger in India who helps readers with financial products, earning commissions along the way.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Lear...more

  • #1299 - Q&A: Where to find free music for paid events?

    Jul 22 2020

    This listener has been hosting a series of virtual events to connect with other moms interested in entrepreneurship, and she’d like to play music in the background. How can she do this legally … but without paying?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSc...more

  • #1298 - Pharmacist Cues Connections with Conversational Cards

    Jul 21 2020

    When a pharmacist longs for the deep connections she had with her college friends, she turns over a card to reveal a conversational side hustle.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Vi...more

  • #1297 - Q&A: How can I get paid to help resellers?

    Jul 20 2020

    Lots of people are exploring the world of reselling. Today’s caller is wondering … what are the reseller’s needs, and what can he sell to them? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Vi...more

  • #1296 - The Rise of the Beer Koozie Empire

    Jul 19 2020

    Frustrated with the subpar experience of drinking warm beer, a college drop-out creates a multi-million dollar insulated beverage brand.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Pro...more

  • #1295 - Q&A: How to price services to help parents of autistic children?

    Jul 18 2020

    A listener recently launched a coaching service for parents and caregivers of autistic kids. How can she decide on her pricing?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoice...more

  • #1294 - Q&A: Are Amazon ads worth trying?

    Jul 17 2020

    In addition to selling more than twelve million items, Amazon.com also sells ads. Might this be a good alternative to expensive Google and Facebook ads?Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad cho...more

  • #1293 - TBT: Organization Expert Declutters 150+ Homes

    Jul 16 2020

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a yoga instructor turned home organizer, who donates many of the unused items to people and agencies in need. She’s now working virtually and offering free consultations! Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #Sid...more

  • #1292 - Q&A: Should I publish a daily audio diary about writing a book?

    Jul 15 2020

    Today’s listener has an idea to work on a new book and share their journey along the way. How can they do this, and is it a good idea? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podca...more

  • #1291 - Recruiter Moonlights on HR Jobs Marketplace

    Jul 14 2020

    After freelancing for five years, an HR and recruitment consultant launches a platform to help employers find the talent they need.Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastch...more

  • #1290 - CLASSROOM: Forecast Your Profit on a Napkin

    Jul 13 2020

    Your side hustle MUST have a clear plan to make money. By using a simple estimating tool to forecast profit and expense, you’ll be able to make decisions with far more confidence.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau...more

  • #1289 - Social Media Fan Ties the Knot with Wedding Marketing

    Jul 12 2020

    When a longtime social media fan (hello, AOL!) looks to add creativity into her life, she combines her passion for weddings and her skills in online communication. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle Schoo...more

  • #1288 - Q&A: How did THE MONEY TREE launch go?

    Jul 11 2020

    A listener checks in to ask how my recent pandemic-timing book launch went. Short version: it was challenging!Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1287 - Q&A: How to sell an online birth preparation course?

    Jul 10 2020

    A couple in the UK seeks advice on a birth preparation program course they’ve been revisiting in recent months. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices...more

  • #1286 - TBT: Man Makes $100,000, Five Dollars at a Time

    Jul 09 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSc...more

  • #1285 - Q&A: Can you say more about imposter syndrome? I’m still struggling!

    Jul 08 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastcho...more

  • #1284 - Office Manager Cleans Up With Etsy Soap Store

    Jul 07 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your...more

  • #1283 - Q&A: How should I launch a gift box service for new moms?

    Jul 06 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastcho...more

  • #1282 - Dancer Waltzes Into Staffing Agency for Performers

    Jul 05 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustl...more

  • #1281 - Q&A: How should my students register for an online art class?

    Jul 04 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad cho...more

  • #1280 - Q&A: Help! People keep stealing and reposting my photos

    Jul 03 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. ...more

  • #1279 - TBT: These “Sweatpant Overalls” Produce Joy and Extra Pockets

    Jul 02 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choice...more

  • #1278 - Q&A: What to do with an app for Apple Watch?

    Jul 01 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/...more

  • #1277 - Volunteer Turns Good Deeds Into Paid Consulting

    Jun 30 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.co...more

  • #1276 - CLASSROOM: How to Avoid Getting Stuck

    Jun 29 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chr...more

  • #1275 - IT Manager Gains Income After Losing Weight

    Jun 28 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podca...more

  • #1274 - Q&A: What have you learned from YouTube Live?

    Jun 27 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn mo...more

  • #1273 - Q&A: How to make a prototype for a physical product?

    Jun 26 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choic...more

  • #1272 - TBT: Bestselling Author Publishes Novels, Online Courses, and More

    Jun 25 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool...more

  • #1271 - Q&A: What’s the best way forward in the Knowledge Economy?

    Jun 24 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more ...more

  • #1270 - Brooklyn Academic Learns To Upcycle Fine China

    Jun 23 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choice...more

  • #1269 - CLASSROOM: Dealing with Unsupportive Family Members

    Jun 22 2020

    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: #SideHustl...more

  • #1268 - Sophomores Stitch Together Custom T-Shirts

    Jun 21 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Pro...more

  • #1267 - Q&A: Financial independence, retire early (FIRE)—what’s up with that?

    Jun 20 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...more

  • #1266 - Q&A: How can I take my aerial yoga teaching to new heights?

    Jun 19 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoic...more

  • #1265 - TBT: Frozen Yogurt Dog Treats Are No Barking Matter

    Jun 18 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices....more

  • #1264 - Q&A: Could I start a site for crafters to exchange unfinished projects?

    Jun 17 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoic...more

  • #1263 - River Guide Submits Side Hustle Job Application

    Jun 16 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ...more

  • #1262 - CLASSROOM: Halfway through the year! Let's review.

    Jun 15 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Lea...more

  • #1261 - Military Spouse Starts Subscription Box Mission

    Jun 14 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family ...more

  • #1260 - Q&A: What is the business need that art fulfills?

    Jun 13 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comT...more

  • #1259 - Q&A: What kind of review platform would be best for online learning?

    Jun 12 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: S...more

  • #1258 - TBT: Lawyer Creates Course for New Parents Returning to Work

    Jun 11 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSch...more

  • #1257 - Q&A: How to get customers to leave reviews on Etsy?

    Jun 10 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcast...more

  • #1256 - The Legally Blind, Six-Figure Supernatural Romance Author

    Jun 09 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more ...more

  • #1255 - CLASSROOM: Who Are “Your People”? Understanding Psychographics

    Jun 08 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @ch...more

  • #1254 - Petal to the Metal: Sisters Start Blooming Jewelry Store

    Jun 07 2020

    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...more

  • #1253 - Q&A: How can I share inspiring stories without writing?

    Jun 06 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @c...more

  • #1252 - Q&A: Should this cupcake baker go all-in or move on?

    Jun 05 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...more

  • #1251 - TBT: The “Craigslist Photographer” Returns With a Report

    Jun 04 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisgu...more

  • #1250 - Q&A: How do you grow a podcast without spending money on ads?

    Jun 03 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more ...more

  • #1249 - Country Music Fan Hits The Decks As Part-Time DJ

    Jun 02 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.c...more

  • #1248 - CLASSROOM: Create a Powerful Origins Story

    Jun 01 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Vi...more

  • #1247 - PR Pro Writes Herself Into Screenwriting Career

    May 31 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Projec...more

  • # 1246 - Q&A: Help! I’m stuck trying to find my “ah-ha” idea

    May 30 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguill...more

  • #1245 - Q&A: Does my idea to sell art in Airbnbs make sense?

    May 29 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about yo...more

  • #1244 - TBT: New Jersey Blog Grows to 25+ Team Members

    May 28 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn...more

  • #1243 - Q&A: Should I pay $2,000 for a domain name I really want?

    May 27 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn...more

  • #1242 - Media Manager Prepares Moms For Parenthood

    May 26 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcas...more

  • #1241 - CLASSROOM: Using Automation & Workflows

    May 25 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoice...more

  • #1240 - Finance Professional Goes Big With Petite Dressing

    May 24 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a...more

  • #1239 - Q&A: How can I get more reviews on my Amazon listing?

    May 23 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn mor...more

  • #1238 - Q&A: What are some common tax deductions for side hustlers?

    May 22 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleS...more

  • #1237 - TBT: Splitting Time Between Art & Accounting During COVID-19

    May 21 2020

    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: #SideHustleS...more

  • #1236 - Q&A: What are the new opportunities in a turbulent time?

    May 20 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau L...more

  • #1235 - Virtual Meditation in the Midst of COVID-19

    May 19 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad cho...more

  • # 1234 - CLASSROOM: Design a Smart Launch Strategy

    May 18 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1233 - Oncology Nurse Creates Candles During Coronavirus Crisis

    May 17 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauSide Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Pro...more

  • #1232 - Q&A: How to manage multiple side hustles?

    May 16 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more ab...more

  • #1231 - Q&A: How can I rent out my spare bedroom on Airbnb?

    May 15 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more...more

  • #1230 - TBT: Returning to the Workplace AFTER Quitting Your Job

    May 14 2020

    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: #S...more

  • BONUS: Small Business Strategies During COVID-19, PART III

    May 13 2020

    How are small businesses doing in the wake of COVID-19? It turns out that some are struggling (a lot), others are thriving, and many others are trying to adapt. This special 3-part series is brought to you by Dell Technologies. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1229 - Q&A: Can I resell items I get for free?

    May 13 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. V...more

  • #1228 - Pinup Photographer Gets Creative with Facetime Sessions

    May 12 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podc...more

  • #1227 - CLASSROOM: Pros and Cons of The Funnel Model

    May 11 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoice...more

  • #1226 - English Teacher Writes His Way Into All-Star Tutoring

    May 10 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastch...more

  • #1225 - Q&A: Can I use another author's work in my book?

    May 09 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choice...more

  • #1224 - Q&A: Someone left me a bad review! What should I do??

    May 08 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices...more

  • #1223 - TBT: Subversive Snarky Hand-Stamped Jewelry

    May 07 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad c...more

  • BONUS: Small Business Strategies During COVID-19, PART II

    May 06 2020

    How are small businesses doing in the wake of COVID-19? It turns out that some are struggling (a lot), others are thriving, and many others are trying to adapt. This special 3-part series is brought to you by Dell Technologies. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1222 - Q&A: Should I create a new company for my product idea?

    May 06 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn m...more

  • #1221 - Ultimate Ukuleles Tune Up Underrated Side Income

    May 05 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adch...more

  • #1220 - CLASSROOM: How Will You Fulfill Orders?

    May 04 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguil...more

  • #1219 - Tasmanian Insurance Manager Sells Reusable Cutlery Holders

    May 03 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...more

  • #1218 - Q&A: I'd like to sell a toolkit to sole proprietors ... what do you think?

    May 02 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podca...more

  • #1217 - Q&A: Is reselling gift cards a viable idea?

    May 01 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices....more

  • #1216 - TBT: Clothing Design Co. Adapts to COVID-19

    Apr 30 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices...more

  • BONUS: Small Business Strategies During COVID-19, PART I

    Apr 29 2020

    How are small businesses doing in the wake of COVID-19? It turns out that some are struggling (a lot), others are thriving, and many others are trying to adapt. This special 3-part series is brought to you by Dell Technologies. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1215 - Q&A: Where and how do I promote my new app?

    Apr 29 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Vis...more

  • #1214 - Writing Teacher Rolls Dice On Metaphor Game

    Apr 28 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podca...more

  • #1213 - CLASSROOM: Questions to Ask Manufacturers and Vendors

    Apr 27 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1212 - Choreographer Moonlights as Voiceover Artist

    Apr 26 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.c...more

  • #1211 - Q&A: What can I do with an email list?

    Apr 25 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn ...more

  • #1210 - Q&A: Should I quit my job and go full time with my hustle?

    Apr 24 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Vi...more

  • #1209 - TBT: Urban Hiker Leads Tours (and Writes a Book!) in San Francisco

    Apr 23 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool...more

  • #1208 - Q&A: How to ethically source products made in overseas factories?

    Apr 22 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about you...more

  • #1207 - Couple Crumbles Debt with Gourmet Cookies

    Apr 21 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1206 - CLASSROOM: The 6 Factors of Persuasion, Part II

    Apr 20 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chri...more

  • #1205 - Avid Baseball Fan Hits Home Run With Subscription Box

    Apr 19 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your...more

  • #1204 - Q&A: How do I maintain a pandemic boost in business?

    Apr 18 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chris...more

  • #1203 - Q&A: Should I start a hustle with my best friend?

    Apr 17 2020

    “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: #SideHustleSchoo...more

  • #1202 - TBT: Hair Ties and Shampoo for Men with Long Hair

    Apr 16 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoi...more

  • #1201 - Q&A: Why bother with Amazon’s affiliate program?

    Apr 15 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about you...more

  • #1200 - B&B Owner Prefers Property Management Profits

    Apr 14 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choic...more

  • #1199 - CLASSROOM: The 6 Factors of Persuasion, Part I

    Apr 13 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebe...more

  • # 1198 - Nurse Relieves Stress, Earns Cash from Custom Cookie Cutters

    Apr 12 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...more

  • #1197 - Q&A: What do you think about multi-level marketing?

    Apr 11 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about...more

  • #1196 - Q&A: Tips for working at home??

    Apr 10 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @...more

  • Special Broadcast: The Money Tree Is Out! (+ New YouTube Series)

    Apr 09 2020

    Hey everyone, THE MONEY TREE is now available wherever books are sold—and I'm also starting a new, interactive YouTube show to talk about finding opportunities in the midst of uncertainty. Listen to this quick bonus episode to hear more. :) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1195 - TBT: Show Me the Honey! Behind the Scenes of a Beekeeping Biz

    Apr 09 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices....more

  • #1194 - Q&A: How to find target markets for livestreaming business events?

    Apr 08 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more abou...more

  • #1193 - Trinidad Burger Chef Sells Curry Creations on WhatsApp

    Apr 07 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad c...more

  • #1192 - CLASSROOM: The Power of Your Own Small Army

    Apr 06 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit ...more

  • #1191 - Software Tester Tunes Pianos for Harmonious Hustle

    Apr 05 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1190 - Q&A: With the downturn in this economy, should I quit my job?

    Apr 04 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoo...more

  • #1189 - Q&A: What do you think about Shopify?

    Apr 03 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoice...more

  • #1188 - TBT: Southern Transplant Creates Watercolor Brand

    Apr 02 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chris...more

  • #1187 - Q&A: What’s the best way to register domains?

    Apr 01 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastch...more

  • #1186 - Mom Photographers Start Summer Camp for Kids

    Mar 31 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Vi...more

  • #1185 - CLASSROOM: Side Hustle Sprint! It’s Time to Break Out the Duct Tape

    Mar 30 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visi...more

  • #1184 - Digital Marketer Makes Money Marketing Himself

    Mar 29 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.c...more

  • #1183 - Q&A: Should I make a physical or digital book?

    Mar 28 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleScho...more

  • #1182 - Q&A: Any tips for buying stuff at flea markets to resell?

    Mar 27 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad ch...more

  • #1181 - TBT: Best Guitar Lessons in the Universe

    Mar 26 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn mo...more

  • #1180 - Q&A: Can I monetize my ideas without actually running the business?

    Mar 25 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices...more

  • #1179 - Google Employee Becomes Career Coach for “Analytically-Minded People”

    Mar 24 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad cho...more

  • #1178 - CLASSROOM: Don’t Listen to This Boring Episode

    Mar 23 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.c...more

  • #1177 - Military Mom Makes Moola Managing Media

    Mar 22 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad cho...more

  • #1176 - Q&A: Should I distribute a new private label product myself?

    Mar 21 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisg...more

  • #1175 - Q&A: When should I become an LLC?

    Mar 20 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adc...more

  • #1174 - TBT: Designer Scales Personalized Wedding Products to $1M+

    Mar 19 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @ch...more

  • #1173 - Q&A: Where are my customers coming from?

    Mar 18 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn...more

  • #1172 - Music Teacher Quits Job to Earn $100k on Fiverr

    Mar 17 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...more

  • #1171 - CLASSROOM: Finding Time to Work on Your Hustle

    Mar 16 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn mor...more

  • #1170 - Q&A: How can I collect a security deposit from my customers?

    Mar 15 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about yo...more

  • #1169 - Expat Creates LGBTQ+ Events and Community

    Mar 14 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about...more

  • #1168 - Q&A: Should I pay someone to build my website?

    Mar 13 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebea...more

  • #1167 - TBT: Military-Themed Teddy Bears Help Kids Hibernate

    Mar 12 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau...more

  • #1166 - Q&A: Is it okay to use SquareSpace for my new website?

    Mar 11 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your...more

  • #1165 - From $11/hr Barista To Six Figure Copywriter

    Mar 10 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad cho...more

  • #1164 - CLASSROOM: The MVP of Minimum Viable Products

    Mar 09 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • # 1163 - Q&A: Feeling overwhelmed with tech tools … what to do??

    Mar 08 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comT...more

  • #1162 - Programmer Automates Profit With Birthday Reminders

    Mar 07 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastch...more

  • #1161 - Q&A: Can I pursue public speaking as a side hustle?

    Mar 06 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastcho...more

  • #1160 - TBT: Aussie Sketches Old Homes for New Money

    Mar 05 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @c...more

  • #1159 - Q&A: Any tips for feeling burned out after work?

    Mar 04 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chris...more

  • #1158 - Nurse Doubles Income By Becoming Eyelash Artist

    Mar 03 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad cho...more

  • #1157 - CLASSROOM: Give The People What They Want

    Mar 02 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices....more

  • #1156 - Out-of-Work Writer Turns to Profitable Poetry

    Mar 01 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcas...more

  • #1155 - Q&A: Should I sell or hold on to my 5-letter domain name?

    Feb 29 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad...more

  • #1154 - Q&A: How can I source items for a toiletry kit … and should I crowdfund?

    Feb 28 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about you...more

  • #1153 - TBT: Bridesmaid-for-Hire Keeps Walking Down the Aisle

    Feb 27 2020

    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. Shar...more

  • #1152 - Q&A: Tell us more about the spreadsheet guy … why did it work?

    Feb 26 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguil...more

  • #1151 - Skincare Woes Lead Moody Sisters to Picky Products

    Feb 25 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit p...more

  • #1150: CLASSROOM: Three Elements of Every Strong Offer

    Feb 24 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit pod...more

  • #1149 - Bookkeeper Begins Banking Bonus Income

    Feb 23 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad ch...more

  • #1148 - Q&A: Where do I begin if I want to make an app?

    Feb 22 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1147 - Q&A: How to grow a YouTube channel with 121,000 subscribers?

    Feb 21 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau ...more

  • #1146 - TBT: YouTube Tutorials Help Immigrants Gain Citizenship

    Feb 20 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHus...more

  • #1145 - Q&A: Is it too late to change my business name?

    Feb 19 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitt...more

  • #1144 - Designer’s Love Of Color Earns Greenbacks

    Feb 18 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices...more

  • #1143 - CLASSROOM: It's Not Just What You Say, It's How You Say It

    Feb 17 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about you...more

  • #1142 - Which comes first: growing a community or selling a product?

    Feb 16 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices...more

  • #1141 - Q&A: Who do I market my educational products to?

    Feb 15 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. ...more

  • #1140 - Car Parts Employee Finds Shocking Surplus Suspension

    Feb 14 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. ...more

  • #1139 - TBT: “Kindness Kits” Spread Love and Draw Positive Returns

    Feb 13 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideH...more

  • #1138 - Q&A: Should I hire a graphic designer?

    Feb 12 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices....more

  • #1137 - Polish-American Sisters Cook Up Pierogi Profits

    Feb 11 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoic...more

  • #1136 - CLASSROOM: Roadmap to Launch (What Lies Ahead)

    Feb 10 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your...more

  • #1135 - Q&A: Should I buy an existing franchise?

    Feb 09 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau L...more

  • #1134 - Journalist Gets Paid to Host Outdoor Activities

    Feb 08 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choi...more

  • #1133 - Q&A: How do I know which online resources are worth paying for?

    Feb 07 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices...more

  • #1132 - TBT: Epic Scavenger Hunt Becomes 6-Figure Income

    Feb 06 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: ...more

  • #1131 - Q&A: What if you don't want to use social media?

    Feb 05 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisgui...more

  • #1130 - Busy Mom Flips RVs for Fun and Profit

    Feb 04 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices...more

  • # 1129 - CLASSROOM: Avoiding Mistakes In the Idea Phase

    Feb 03 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about yo...more

  • #1128 - Q&A: How to scale a pen-to-paper greeting service?

    Feb 02 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguille...more

  • #1127 - Bellydance Class Gets High-Tech Update

    Feb 01 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoice...more

  • #1126 - Q&A: How to find vendors for a travel-themed online store?

    Jan 31 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chr...more

  • #1125 - TBT: Satin Pillowcases Inspire Dreamy Profits

    Jan 30 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @c...more

  • #1124 - Q&A: How can I sell flash cards to pharmacy students?

    Jan 29 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more abou...more

  • #1123 - Flimsy Notebooks Inspire Crafty Construction Worker

    Jan 28 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more ...more

  • #1122 - CLASSROOM: Deciding on an Idea

    Jan 27 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1121 - Q&A: How to grow a face painting business?

    Jan 26 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoice...more

  • #1120 - Student Quits Restaurant Job, Starts Moving Business

    Jan 25 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ...more

  • #1119 - Q&A: How to attract a low-tech audience to blockchain?

    Jan 24 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. V...more

  • #1118 - TBT: Local Food Tours Chomp Down on Profit

    Jan 23 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about...more

  • #1117 - Q&A: How can I sell an eco-friendly product?

    Jan 22 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1116 - Avid Hikers Step Into Comfy Athletic Socks

    Jan 21 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1115 - CLASSROOM: Different Categories of Side Hustles

    Jan 20 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1114 - Q&A: How to go from prototype into manufactured product?

    Jan 19 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/a...more

  • #1113 - Nanny Cashes In On Custom Kicks

    Jan 18 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/ad...more

  • #1112 - Q&A: How do I prioritize next steps for a series of planners?

    Jan 17 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choic...more

  • #1111 - TBT: Jazz Musician Becomes High Earner

    Jan 16 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: ...more

  • #1110 - Q&A: Should I hire a lawyer and get a patent?

    Jan 15 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. V...more

  • #1109 - Bartender Brews Up Brewpub Tour Biz

    Jan 14 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visi...more

  • #1108 - CLASSROOM: Four Ways to Identify Moneymaking Ideas

    Jan 13 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your a...more

  • #1107 - Q&A: What are your best tips for Etsy?

    Jan 12 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn mo...more

  • #1106 - Q&A: How can I inspire a “Must-Have-This” service?

    Jan 11 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad...more

  • #1105 - Librarian Invents Eco-Friendly Dental Floss

    Jan 10 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/...more

  • #1104 - Q&A: When should I start posting on social media?

    Jan 09 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choice...more

  • #1103 - Q&A: Is it still possible to profit from a blog?

    Jan 08 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoice...more

  • #1102 - The Battle of the New Zealand SpeedCubers

    Jan 07 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn mo...more

  • #1101 - CLASSROOM: Goals, Agenda, and Your First Assignment

    Jan 06 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad...more

  • #1100 - Q&A: How can I turn furniture repair into passive income?

    Jan 05 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podc...more

  • #1099 - Art School Graduate Becomes Pencil King

    Jan 04 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adch...more

  • #1098 - Q&A: What kind of business can I start with $300?

    Jan 03 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1097 - Q&A: How do I build trust with my audience?

    Jan 02 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebea...more

  • #1096 - New Year, New Format - Don't Miss This Episode!

    Jan 01 2020

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visi...more

  • #1095 - Bodybuilder Bakes Heavyweight Protein Cakes

    Dec 31 2019

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad ...more

  • #1094 - Husband and Wife Team Pampers Their Way To Profit

    Dec 30 2019

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ...more

  • #1093 - WEEKLY RECAP: It's More Like a DECADE Recap, Actually

    Dec 29 2019

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1092 - Twelve Months of Experiments Leads Coach to Clarity

    Dec 28 2019

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1091 - Seattle Developer Takes Flight With Popular Travel Site

    Dec 27 2019

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit po...more

  • #1090 - Frequent Flyer Formulates Travel-Friendly Dry Shampoo

    Dec 26 2019

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoi...more

  • #1089 - Boy Scout Merit Badge Leads to Leatherworking Lifestyle

    Dec 25 2019

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1088 - Globetrotting Sommelier Leads Popular Wine Tours

    Dec 24 2019

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com...more

  • #1087 - Software Engineer Scavenges For Profits

    Dec 23 2019

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/ad...more

  • #1086 - Weekly Recap: Passion, Skills, and The Ideal Market

    Dec 22 2019

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adc...more

  • #1085 - The Side Hustle School Story That Wasn’t

    Dec 21 2019

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1084 - Teen Funds Dance Intensives Through Online Store

    Dec 20 2019

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1083 - Boxing Up the Best of Handmade Nashville

    Dec 19 2019

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adch...more

  • #1082 - Modest Men’s Style Blog Nets Six-Figure Income

    Dec 18 2019

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1081 - Sales Rep Seasons the Day with “Bad Spanish Tacos”

    Dec 17 2019

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad...more

  • #1080 - Musicians Tune Up Classical Concerts For Families

    Dec 16 2019

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1079 - WEEKLY RECAP: All the Things You Want to Do

    Dec 15 2019

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoi...more

  • #1078 - Student Bytes Into Lucrative Web Host Biz

    Dec 14 2019

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1077 - College Friends Design Millennial-Focused Jewelry

    Dec 13 2019

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1076 - Japanese Designer Opens The Paper Kimono

    Dec 12 2019

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit pod...more

  • #1075 - Account Manager Draws Income From Adult Coloring Books

    Dec 11 2019

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1074 - Door-to-Door Salesmen Take Out the Trash

    Dec 10 2019

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

  • #1073 - Product Manager Profits From Carnivorous Plants

    Dec 09 2019

    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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choice