Side Hustle School

Side Hustle School

By Chris Guillebeau / Onward Project

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

#1249 - Country Music Fan Hits The Decks As Part-Time DJ

When a student starts frequenting a local country music bar she decides to turn the tables as an aspiring country music DJ.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/06/209m 23s

#1248 - CLASSROOM: Create a Powerful Origins Story

Be your own superhero! Learn to tell the story of how you gained the unique ability that led you to develop your helpful products and services.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/06/2013m 52s

#1247 - PR Pro Writes Herself Into Screenwriting Career

An “only for fun” romance novel leads to a multiple six-figure side gig writing real-life screenplays for this PR and marketing whiz. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/06/209m 42s

# 1246 - Q&A: Help! I’m stuck trying to find my “ah-ha” idea

Today’s listener has kept her eyes open looking for opportunities, but hasn’t spotted her “ah-ha” idea yet. How can she proceed when she really wants to move forward but isn’t sure how?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/05/209m 55s

#1245 - Q&A: Does my idea to sell art in Airbnbs make sense?

Today’s listener owns an Airbnb in Portland, Oregon, and is connected with a number of local artists. Might there be some way to bring these two worlds together? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/05/207m 55s

#1244 - TBT: New Jersey Blog Grows to 25+ Team Members

In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a New Jersey school counselor turned blogger who now has six employees and twenty contractors.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/05/2012m 6s

#1243 - Q&A: Should I pay $2,000 for a domain name I really want?

Today’s listener has found the perfect domain for her new website and YouTube channel, but it’s already been registered and the seller wants $2,000 for it. What should she do? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/05/206m 56s

#1242 - Media Manager Prepares Moms For Parenthood

After learning about Hypnobirthing, a first-time mom conceives a service that provides tools and resources for anxious future parents. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/05/2010m 20s

#1241 - CLASSROOM: Using Automation & Workflows

How can you make a manual process easier? It starts by answering the question: “How can I do this thing better?”  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/05/2010m 38s

#1240 - Finance Professional Goes Big With Petite Dressing

A New York City woman starts a fashion business centered around petite women, then discovers that her blog is even more popular. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/05/2010m 11s

#1239 - Q&A: How can I get more reviews on my Amazon listing?

This listener is using Fulfillment by Amazon with some success, but she needs more reviews on her listing page. What can she do to encourage customers to sing her praises? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/05/208m 40s

#1238 - Q&A: What are some common tax deductions for side hustlers?

Let’s talk about taxes! Love them or hate them … well, I don’t think anyone really *loves* them. Good news: when you operate a side hustle, you may be able to deduct a lot of expenses from your personal tax return.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/05/209m 9s

#1237 - TBT: Splitting Time Between Art & Accounting During COVID-19

In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from one of our very first case studies, a digital caricature artist who also owns another full-time accounting business. How has the global pandemic affected her work? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/05/2010m 41s

#1236 - Q&A: What are the new opportunities in a turbulent time?

Many listeners continue to wonder about the effects (positive and negative) during the time of the novel coronavirus known as COVID-19. How should we best adapt during this time?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/05/208m 46s

#1235 - Virtual Meditation in the Midst of COVID-19

When a professional bodyworker starts an online meditation community in February 2020, it takes an unexpected turn with the arrival of the coronavirus.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/05/209m 53s

# 1234 - CLASSROOM: Design a Smart Launch Strategy

You’ve put a lot of work into developing your product. How can you make sure that people notice?   Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/05/2014m 53s

#1233 - Oncology Nurse Creates Candles During Coronavirus Crisis

When a nurse launches her retail candle business right before the coronavirus lockdown, she changes tactics and finds a flicker of hope. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Side Hustle School is part of ‘The Onward Project,’ a family of podcasts brought together by Gretchen Rubin—all about how to make your life better. Check out the other Onward Project podcasts—Happier with Gretchen Rubin, Happier in Hollywood, Do The Thing, and Everything Happens with Kate Bowler . If you liked this episode, please subscribe, leave a review, and tell your friends! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/05/208m 37s

#1232 - Q&A: How to manage multiple side hustles?

Today’s caller is starting to publish public domain titles as e-books, but she already makes money restoring furniture. How should she best use her limited free time?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/05/208m 0s

#1231 - Q&A: How can I rent out my spare bedroom on Airbnb?

An attorney who isn’t home a lot would like to earn passive income from renting out her spare bedroom. What does she need to know, and is there any way to make it easier? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/05/208m 40s

#1230 - TBT: Returning to the Workplace AFTER Quitting Your Job

In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a New Jersey woman who sells monogrammed scarves. After working as a TV producer, she takes the leap to go all-in—but returns to a new workplace role after feeling isolated. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/05/2010m 41s

BONUS: Small Business Strategies During COVID-19, PART III

How are small businesses doing in the wake of COVID-19? It turns out that some are struggling (a lot), others are thriving, and many others are trying to adapt. This special 3-part series is brought to you by Dell Technologies. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/05/2010m 2s

#1229 - Q&A: Can I resell items I get for free?

Today’s listener received some free display equipment at a trade show. Can he resell it without worrying, or does this create an ethical dilemma? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/05/206m 10s

#1228 - Pinup Photographer Gets Creative with Facetime Sessions

In this creative response to COVID-19 limitations, a vintage photographer finds a way to adapt her services to “Facetime photo shoots.”  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/05/2010m 13s

#1227 - CLASSROOM: Pros and Cons of The Funnel Model

Sell someone something at a low entry price, then sell them something else at a higher price, then repeat. What could go wrong? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/05/2011m 32s

#1226 - English Teacher Writes His Way Into All-Star Tutoring

An English teacher becomes New York City’s #1 writing tutor, as judged by Yelp reviews. How does he thrive in this crowded market?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/05/209m 26s

#1225 - Q&A: Can I use another author's work in my book?

Today’s listener has a question about copyright: what are the rules about quoting or referencing someone else’s work in something you offer for sale? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/05/209m 21s

#1224 - Q&A: Someone left me a bad review! What should I do??

Oh no! Today’s listener received a bad review on Etsy through no fault of their own. Is there anything they can do to appeal?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/05/208m 57s

#1223 - TBT: Subversive Snarky Hand-Stamped Jewelry

In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a maker in Arkansas who builds her brand on a proudly-feminist foundation. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/05/209m 32s

BONUS: Small Business Strategies During COVID-19, PART II

How are small businesses doing in the wake of COVID-19? It turns out that some are struggling (a lot), others are thriving, and many others are trying to adapt. This special 3-part series is brought to you by Dell Technologies. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/05/209m 58s

#1222 - Q&A: Should I create a new company for my product idea?

Today’s listener has a podcast and wants to create a “Fear Journal” to help other side hustlers navigate the journey. Should he start all over with a new brand and website?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/05/207m 56s

#1221 - Ultimate Ukuleles Tune Up Underrated Side Income

When a music store employee becomes concerned about a recession, he hits the right note by selling high-end ukuleles. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/05/209m 19s

#1220 - CLASSROOM: How Will You Fulfill Orders?

When someone places an order, what comes next? Whether you’re selling a physical or digital product, providing a service, or something totally different, you need a plan for fulfillment.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/05/2012m 20s

#1219 - Tasmanian Insurance Manager Sells Reusable Cutlery Holders

An insurance manager sets out to make reusable cutlery more convenient, overcoming obstacles on her way to earning $2,000/month on the side.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/05/2010m 18s

#1218 - Q&A: I'd like to sell a toolkit to sole proprietors ... what do you think?

Today’s listener has an idea to sell a toolkit to help sole proprietors become more efficient. What are the pros and cons of this idea? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/05/207m 20s

#1217 - Q&A: Is reselling gift cards a viable idea?

Today’s listener is thinking about buying and reselling unused gift cards. It sounds like an interesting idea, but is he missing something obvious? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/05/206m 20s

#1216 - TBT: Clothing Design Co. Adapts to COVID-19

This ambitious textile designer expanded her business into a retail shop right before the coronavirus hit—how is she adapting? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/04/209m 56s

BONUS: Small Business Strategies During COVID-19, PART I

How are small businesses doing in the wake of COVID-19? It turns out that some are struggling (a lot), others are thriving, and many others are trying to adapt. This special 3-part series is brought to you by Dell Technologies. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/04/2014m 4s

#1215 - Q&A: Where and how do I promote my new app?

Today’s caller is wondering about where to promote a wellness app she’s made. How is promoting an app different from anything else … or is it?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/04/209m 4s

#1214 - Writing Teacher Rolls Dice On Metaphor Game

As a writing teacher struggles to help his students understand metaphors, he creates a dice game that opens a door to their creativity. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/04/209m 38s

#1213 - CLASSROOM: Questions to Ask Manufacturers and Vendors

If you end up working with a manufacturer, overseas factory, or some other vendor—what do you need to know?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/04/2011m 24s

#1212 - Choreographer Moonlights as Voiceover Artist

You won’t voice any objections when you hear how this freelancer uses her theatre training to earn six-figures after hours.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/04/209m 14s

#1211 - Q&A: What can I do with an email list?

Today’s listener has a coaching service for writers, and has been diligently building an email list—but now she wonders what she should be using it for. What’s the next step? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/04/207m 44s

#1210 - Q&A: Should I quit my job and go full time with my hustle?

It’s a great place to be: your side hustle is earning as much money as your job does. But what comes next … and how do you navigate this choice? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/04/208m 40s

#1209 - TBT: Urban Hiker Leads Tours (and Writes a Book!) in San Francisco

In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a woman with two successful hustles. Adapting to a changing world, she’s able to thrive even in the midst of COVID-19 challenges.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/04/2012m 12s

#1208 - Q&A: How to ethically source products made in overseas factories?

There are lots of advantages to sourcing a product from an overseas factory—but how do you know the working conditions are fair and environmentally responsible? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/04/209m 32s

#1207 - Couple Crumbles Debt with Gourmet Cookies

In search of a side hustle, this husband and wife team bake their way to sweet success.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/04/208m 33s

#1206 - CLASSROOM: The 6 Factors of Persuasion, Part II

PART II: Learning to be persuasive is a scientific process based on six characteristics. This is high-impact knowledge! Applying these lessons WILL make a difference in the offers you create.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/04/2013m 10s

#1205 - Avid Baseball Fan Hits Home Run With Subscription Box

When an avid baseball fan spots the growing subscription box trend, he steps up to the plate and hits it out of the park. (Because where else would he hit it?) Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/04/2010m 36s

#1204 - Q&A: How do I maintain a pandemic boost in business?

Call it the Corona bump! Today’s listener has been experiencing high demand for her online classes during the COVID-19 pandemic. What could she do to maintain this growth as we move forward?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/04/208m 34s

#1203 - Q&A: Should I start a hustle with my best friend?

“We get along great … should we start a side hustle together?” It’s a common question from listeners, but there’s a clear way to answer it. Here’s a two-part test you can take to know whether partnership or going solo is your best option.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/04/208m 1s

#1202 - TBT: Hair Ties and Shampoo for Men with Long Hair

In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we’ll hear from a man on a mission to create “hair equality.”  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/04/2012m 22s

#1201 - Q&A: Why bother with Amazon’s affiliate program?

Today’s listener is wondering about Amazon.com’s affiliate program. If they only have a Pinterest account, why should they bother signing up for referral links? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/04/208m 25s

#1200 - B&B Owner Prefers Property Management Profits

After this listener quickly achieves success with her eco-friendly B&B, she makes a booking with a six-figure side hustle managing other rentals.   Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/04/2010m 33s

#1199 - CLASSROOM: The 6 Factors of Persuasion, Part I

Learning to be persuasive is a scientific process based on six characteristics. This is high-impact knowledge! Applying these lessons WILL make a difference in the offers you create.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/04/2015m 0s

# 1198 - Nurse Relieves Stress, Earns Cash from Custom Cookie Cutters

Trading scrubs and a stethoscope for baking sheets, this RN who works remotely for a medical device company also sells custom cookie cutters. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/04/209m 41s

#1197 - Q&A: What do you think about multi-level marketing?

Dun dun dun … a listener asks a question that’s sure to generate a flood of emails in my inbox. Her cousin is into MLM and wants her to join his network—should she? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/04/208m 12s

#1196 - Q&A: Tips for working at home??

Here’s a question I’ve been getting over and over as we all adapt to a new way of life: what are some tips for working at home, especially when it’s unfamiliar and you’re still getting used to it? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/04/209m 42s

Special Broadcast: The Money Tree Is Out! (+ New YouTube Series)

Hey everyone, THE MONEY TREE is now available wherever books are sold—and I'm also starting a new, interactive YouTube show to talk about finding opportunities in the midst of uncertainty. Listen to this quick bonus episode to hear more. :) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/04/201m 44s

#1195 - TBT: Show Me the Honey! Behind the Scenes of a Beekeeping Biz

In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we’ll hear from a professional beekeeper. Don’t buzz off until you’ve heard it!  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/04/2010m 48s

#1194 - Q&A: How to find target markets for livestreaming business events?

Today’s caller is working on providing livestreaming content creation services for small businesses and events. How can he find a niche or target market to focus on? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/04/208m 27s

#1193 - Trinidad Burger Chef Sells Curry Creations on WhatsApp

When a sales professional’s dreams of opening a restaurant are dashed, she comes up with a new way to market her gourmet burgers directly on social media. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/04/2010m 39s

#1192 - CLASSROOM: The Power of Your Own Small Army

Wondering how you’ll get your products and services to your ideal customers? Chances are, you already know some of the people who can help.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/04/2012m 36s

#1191 - Software Tester Tunes Pianos for Harmonious Hustle

A software tester and serial side hustler learns a new skill, “tuning” a profit in just over a week.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/04/209m 57s

#1190 - Q&A: With the downturn in this economy, should I quit my job?

Millions of people are experiencing massive disruption and wondering what to do. Here’s an example: How does the COVID-19 pandemic and everything associated with it impact a decision to quit your job and go full-time with your own project? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/04/208m 20s

#1189 - Q&A: What do you think about Shopify?

Today’s caller has noticed a lot of people using Shopify to sell products. It looks easy to set up … but is it the best option? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/04/207m 18s

#1188 - TBT: Southern Transplant Creates Watercolor Brand

In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we revisit a graphic designer who starts a watercolor brand that is sold in retailers throughout South Carolina and beyond.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/04/2010m 25s

#1187 - Q&A: What’s the best way to register domains?

There’s no reason not to have your own domain now. But what’s the best way to register one, and do you need to get every extension? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/04/206m 59s

#1186 - Mom Photographers Start Summer Camp for Kids

When two photographers’ kids want to learn the trade themselves, the adults decide to see what develops with the idea of starting a summer camp. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/03/209m 36s

#1185 - CLASSROOM: Side Hustle Sprint! It’s Time to Break Out the Duct Tape

What if you had to launch your moneymaking project in two weeks or less? What would you HAVE to do to get ready, and what are you putting off? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/03/2011m 51s

#1184 - Digital Marketer Makes Money Marketing Himself

When a digital marketing specialist feels underpaid at his day job, he applies his skills to finding new clients of his own. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/03/2011m 23s

#1183 - Q&A: Should I make a physical or digital book?

If you want to publish a book, what is the best format—physical, digital, or something else? This listener wants to earn passive income from her “Grandma Creates” book, and is torn between the different options.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/03/207m 50s

#1182 - Q&A: Any tips for buying stuff at flea markets to resell?

Reselling is the easiest way to get started making money outside your job. What are some tips to get started, and how can you find items to buy and sell? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/03/208m 9s

#1181 - TBT: Best Guitar Lessons in the Universe

In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a university administrator who creates a sustainable full-time income from teaching guitar.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/03/2012m 19s

#1180 - Q&A: Can I monetize my ideas without actually running the business?

Can you focus entirely on idea generation and let someone else do all the work? Today’s caller wants to know if this is a “totally crazy” approach…  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/03/208m 10s

#1179 - Google Employee Becomes Career Coach for “Analytically-Minded People”

While working at Google, a technical support employee gives unofficial career advice until her colleagues encourage her to start coaching more formally. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/03/209m 4s

#1178 - CLASSROOM: Don’t Listen to This Boring Episode

Business licenses, bank accounts, and record-keeping … it might be boring compared to product launches, but if you get a few easy things right in the beginning, it will be much less stressful moving forward.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/03/2012m 55s

#1177 - Military Mom Makes Moola Managing Media

When a military spouse looks for a way to make extra money, she stumbles upon a virtual job that provides assistance to both her clients and her family. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/03/2010m 4s

#1176 - Q&A: Should I distribute a new private label product myself?

Today’s caller is wondering whether he should work with a fulfillment center for his first private label product, or do it all himself? There are pros and cons each way… what’s best for him? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/03/207m 39s

#1175 - Q&A: When should I become an LLC?

Filing an LLC in this listener’s state is expensive … is it worth it? How should you make this decision for yourself?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/03/207m 19s

#1174 - TBT: Designer Scales Personalized Wedding Products to $1M+

In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a graphic designer who does custom illustrations for weddings and other events. It’s now a seven-figure business!  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/03/2010m 14s

#1173 - Q&A: Where are my customers coming from?

This listener sells a video tutorial series for students taking the MCAT—but she’s not sure where her customers are coming from. How can she acquire this valuable information? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/03/209m 24s

#1172 - Music Teacher Quits Job to Earn $100k on Fiverr

This motivated music teaching student hits the perfect note by freelance writing on Fiverr. Later, she ends up leaving her job to go all-in.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/03/2011m 46s

#1171 - CLASSROOM: Finding Time to Work on Your Hustle

Where does the time go?? It’s a common concern of busy side hustlers—how can you find the time you need to make short-term changes that will benefit you for years to come? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/03/2013m 43s

#1170 - Q&A: How can I collect a security deposit from my customers?

Beware the Ides of March! Today’s caller makes giant lawn games, and wants to rent them out for events—but he has a concern about collecting a security deposit.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/03/208m 56s

#1169 - Expat Creates LGBTQ+ Events and Community

She was living the digital nomad dream, but something was missing: community. When she discovered there were no conferences for LGBTQ+ entrepreneurs, she made one.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/03/2010m 52s

#1168 - Q&A: Should I pay someone to build my website?

Today’s caller is wondering about how other people make their websites—are they doing it on their own, or do they pay someone? (And how do you decide which approach is best for you?) Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/03/207m 11s

#1167 - TBT: Military-Themed Teddy Bears Help Kids Hibernate

In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the founder of ZZZ Bears, which makes teddy bears for military families to help kids sleep at night.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/03/208m 44s

#1166 - Q&A: Is it okay to use SquareSpace for my new website?

This listener is getting ready to start his project, but is wondering about which website platform to choose. He’d like to use SquareSpace—is that a good idea? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/03/207m 2s

#1165 - From $11/hr Barista To Six Figure Copywriter

When this Austinite starts a coffee blog and becomes a barista at a local cafe, he has no idea his two hustles would merge into an $8,000/mo dream job.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/03/2010m 25s

#1164 - CLASSROOM: The MVP of Minimum Viable Products

Let’s break it down: what do you REALLY need to launch your product or service in the next 30-90 days? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/03/2012m 29s

# 1163 - Q&A: Feeling overwhelmed with tech tools … what to do??

This listener has a side hustle teaching data analytics, and wants to grow—but he’s feeling overwhelmed with all the necessary tools. How can he choose the right resources without becoming fixated on them? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/03/209m 11s

#1162 - Programmer Automates Profit With Birthday Reminders

A software developer celebrates when his automatic birthday greeting software gives him the ultimate present: extra monthly income. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/03/2010m 37s

#1161 - Q&A: Can I pursue public speaking as a side hustle?

This listener wants to get paid for public speaking, and he’s got a good story to share … but does he need a more specific topic?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/03/208m 50s

#1160 - TBT: Aussie Sketches Old Homes for New Money

In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a designer in Australia who sketches and sells illustrations of houses. Her side hustle is now her full-time focus! Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/03/2012m 6s

#1159 - Q&A: Any tips for feeling burned out after work?

We’ve all been there: feeling tired and burned out at our jobs. Today’s caller is exhausted at the end of the day and wants to make a big change, but just ends up watching TV. What can he do? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/03/207m 46s

#1158 - Nurse Doubles Income By Becoming Eyelash Artist

When a nurse goes in search of something to keep her busy on her days off, she learns how to apply eyelash extensions—and ends up doubling her income.   Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/03/209m 53s

#1157 - CLASSROOM: Give The People What They Want

As you move from thinking about ideas to designing a real offer, don’t give people what you think they need—give the people what they really want.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/03/2012m 14s

#1156 - Out-of-Work Writer Turns to Profitable Poetry

When a down-on-his-luck writer composes impromptu poems for strangers in the street, he puts smiles on the faces of everyone he meets. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/03/209m 38s

#1155 - Q&A: Should I sell or hold on to my 5-letter domain name?

Happy Leap Day! Today’s listener is holding onto an asset—a 5-letter domain name. He’s got an offer to sell it for $2,500. Should he take the money and run? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/02/208m 36s

#1154 - Q&A: How can I source items for a toiletry kit … and should I crowdfund?

This listener wants to start a “bring-your-own-hygiene” kit for public restrooms. How would she get started, and is crowdfunding a good option for this project? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/02/207m 45s

#1153 - TBT: Bridesmaid-for-Hire Keeps Walking Down the Aisle

In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the woman behind Bridesmaid-for-Hire, one of our most popular episodes in year one. Her business has grown a lot since then … but she’s also learned some lessons in simplifying.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/02/2010m 43s

#1152 - Q&A: Tell us more about the spreadsheet guy … why did it work?

Many years ago, “the spreadsheet guy of India” gained internet fame after being featured in The $100 Startup. What was so compelling about his business idea—and does his idea still work?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/02/208m 22s

#1151 - Skincare Woes Lead Moody Sisters to Picky Products

When two sisters are unable to find the perfect skincare products for their needs, they embark on a DIY quest to test hundreds of recipes.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/02/209m 19s

#1150: CLASSROOM: Three Elements of Every Strong Offer

Every compelling offer has three elements: a promise, a pitch, and a price. For any product or service you sell, make sure you know them! Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/02/2012m 33s

#1149 - Bookkeeper Begins Banking Bonus Income

When an administrative assistant is asked by her boss to learn QuickBooks to save on bookkeeping costs, it ends up becoming the gateway to a new career.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/02/209m 51s

#1148 - Q&A: Where do I begin if I want to make an app?

This listener wants to make an app, but needs some help knowing where to start. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/02/209m 21s

#1147 - Q&A: How to grow a YouTube channel with 121,000 subscribers?

This Australian listener already has a very popular home cooking YouTube channel with more than 100,000 subscribers. He’s now looking to expand his reach further. What comes next?? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/02/208m 21s

#1146 - TBT: YouTube Tutorials Help Immigrants Gain Citizenship

In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a woman who teaches citizenship classes and civics lessons on YouTube. Her business has sworn in a huge increase in subscribers and income! Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/02/2011m 15s

#1145 - Q&A: Is it too late to change my business name?

This listener has a growing side hustle, but she’s worried she has the wrong name for it. With an active customer base and an upcoming agreement to market on YouTube, is it too late to change the name? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/02/207m 12s

#1144 - Designer’s Love Of Color Earns Greenbacks

After going through a tough divorce, this mom and designer is tickled pink when her new blog on stylish colors puts her bank account in the black.   Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/02/2011m 10s

#1143 - CLASSROOM: It's Not Just What You Say, It's How You Say It

Branding and messaging are core components of product design. As you follow your roadmap to launch, think carefully about what you’ll say AND how you’ll say it. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/02/2011m 42s

#1142 - Which comes first: growing a community or selling a product?

This listener wants to start a community called “Business Mind Hack.” What comes first—a series of paid monthly challenges, or the community itself? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/02/208m 32s

#1141 - Q&A: Who do I market my educational products to?

This listener is interested in creating educational materials for Dominican Americans or children of Dominican immigrants. How should she proceed? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/02/208m 15s

#1140 - Car Parts Employee Finds Shocking Surplus Suspension

When a young marketer feels like he isn’t taken seriously at work, he sets the wheels in motion and starts selling car suspension systems on eBay. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/02/2010m 27s

#1139 - TBT: “Kindness Kits” Spread Love and Draw Positive Returns

In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from someone selling an unusual product that’s one-part social cause and one-part profitable business. What’s changed since we first featured him? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/02/209m 3s

#1138 - Q&A: Should I hire a graphic designer?

This listener runs an online health coaching company. Her course content needs detailed illustrations, but she’s not an artist. What should she do? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/02/207m 53s

#1137 - Polish-American Sisters Cook Up Pierogi Profits

When two sisters move from their small hometown to Boston, they discover a “pierogi void”—then fill it with cheese and potatoes. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/02/209m 12s

#1136 - CLASSROOM: Roadmap to Launch (What Lies Ahead)

You’ve got an idea … now what? In this week’s CLASSROOM episode, we’ll preview all that lies ahead, as well as what you need to do *now* to be best prepared.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/02/2010m 0s

#1135 - Q&A: Should I buy an existing franchise?

This listener is looking to start something that’s proven and established. With a Subway sandwich shop on every corner, might it be good to consider buying an existing franchise?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/02/208m 54s

#1134 - Journalist Gets Paid to Host Outdoor Activities

Faced with a wave of newsroom layoffs, a journalist in Maine launches a membership community of readers who want to participate in outdoor activities.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/02/2010m 21s

#1133 - Q&A: How do I know which online resources are worth paying for?

There’s a lot of information out there, both free and paid. This listener wants to know what’s useful, what’s worth paying for, and what to ignore.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/02/208m 59s

#1132 - TBT: Epic Scavenger Hunt Becomes 6-Figure Income

In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a Bostonite who has followed his childhood dream of producing scavenger hunts to a booming, mutl-city business. On your mark ... get set … listen! Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/02/2019m 29s

#1131 - Q&A: What if you don't want to use social media?

This listener makes motion videos and backgrounds for churches, but he dislikes social media (#notafan). Should he just get over his resistance, or can his business succeed in another way? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/02/207m 14s

#1130 - Busy Mom Flips RVs for Fun and Profit

A mom with five children and a DIY blog learns to buy, refurbish, and resell RVs, earning an average of $6,000 for each one.   Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/02/208m 52s

# 1129 - CLASSROOM: Avoiding Mistakes In the Idea Phase

From trying to serve everyone to not thinking about fulfillment, here are seven common pitfalls in the idea phase. (Bonus: you’ll also learn how to avoid them!)  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/02/2011m 5s

#1128 - Q&A: How to scale a pen-to-paper greeting service?

This listener started a pen-to-paper initiative to connect people through snail mail. It’s starting well, but how can it scale—and is a Pay-What-You-Will pricing model the best option?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/02/209m 20s

#1127 - Bellydance Class Gets High-Tech Update

Finding a way to offer bellydance classes to an online audience allows this listener to shimy her way to success. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/02/209m 55s

#1126 - Q&A: How to find vendors for a travel-themed online store?

This listener is hoping to start a travel-themed online store where she sells items from multiple vendors. What’s the best way to find those vendors—and what are the pros and cons of this idea? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/01/208m 33s

#1125 - TBT: Satin Pillowcases Inspire Dreamy Profits

In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we visit a former tech employee who traveled to China to source her own line of savvy, satin pillowcases. Get comfy and listen!  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/01/2012m 4s

#1124 - Q&A: How can I sell flash cards to pharmacy students?

This listener has made a set of flash cards to help pharmacy students memorize generic drug names, but is having a hard time finding her market. What should she try? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/01/207m 34s

#1123 - Flimsy Notebooks Inspire Crafty Construction Worker

When a safety supervisor’s “genuine leather” notebooks keep falling apart, he begins to investigate. He finds his answer—and a side hustle that brings in $8,000 a month. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/01/209m 5s

#1122 - CLASSROOM: Deciding on an Idea

If you have a lot of ideas and aren’t sure which one to start with … listen to this episode.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/01/2014m 5s

#1121 - Q&A: How to grow a face painting business?

This listener is making money with face painting, but would like to grow by selling more to her customers. What should she try? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/01/207m 40s

#1120 - Student Quits Restaurant Job, Starts Moving Business

When this college student needs to make his own schedule, he starts a service that becomes far more than a part-time side gig. It now brings in $6,000/month.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/01/2010m 21s

#1119 - Q&A: How to attract a low-tech audience to blockchain?

This listener wants to help a low-tech audience to understand and benefit from the ledger technology known as blockchain. How should she proceed? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/01/209m 17s

#1118 - TBT: Local Food Tours Chomp Down on Profit

It’s back! In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a Denver foodie who leads tours of her city to up to 700 people a month.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/01/2014m 10s

#1117 - Q&A: How can I sell an eco-friendly product?

She’s made a foldable tote bag attached to a set of eating utensils. How will she find her ideal customers?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/01/208m 46s

#1116 - Avid Hikers Step Into Comfy Athletic Socks

While traveling the country in an RV, this couple designs and manufactures their very own hiking socks.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/01/208m 46s

#1115 - CLASSROOM: Different Categories of Side Hustles

What’s the difference between a product and a service—and which might be better for your idea? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/01/2011m 26s

#1114 - Q&A: How to go from prototype into manufactured product?

This listener wants to sell non-screen entertainment kits for kids. How can she go from concept to on-the-shelf product? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/01/208m 17s

#1113 - Nanny Cashes In On Custom Kicks

When a nanny is asked to make some custom high heels, she puts her best foot forward and finds a new source of income.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/01/2010m 14s

#1112 - Q&A: How do I prioritize next steps for a series of planners?

This listener has designed and printed a series of planners for new moms struggling with postpartum depression. How can she reach her target audience? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/01/209m 8s

#1111 - TBT: Jazz Musician Becomes High Earner

NEW! Introducing our first “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment. In this episode, we revisit a NYC musician who starts a blog and grows it to a multiple six-figure teaching business.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/01/2012m 17s

#1110 - Q&A: Should I hire a lawyer and get a patent?

Getting a patent is expensive and requires a long process, but a listener has a simple idea that can be easily copied. Should she worry about it? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/01/209m 37s

#1109 - Bartender Brews Up Brewpub Tour Biz

After being asked for brewery recommendations over and over, this bartender turns an old school bus into a Maine attraction for beer drinkers. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/01/209m 23s

#1108 - CLASSROOM: Four Ways to Identify Moneymaking Ideas

Where do moneymaking ideas come from? From the idea fairy, of course! (Not really. In this episode, you’ll learn four easy ways to generate valuable ideas.)  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/01/2012m 7s

#1107 - Q&A: What are your best tips for Etsy?

You’ve probably heard of Etsy, the world’s largest handcrafted marketplace. It’s easy to get started selling, and there’s a large group of buyers. But how do you stand out? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/01/209m 19s

#1106 - Q&A: How can I inspire a “Must-Have-This” service?

This listener from Mexico wants to provide a service for HR professionals. How can he create a “must-have-this” feeling for something that’s not a product?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/01/207m 38s

#1105 - Librarian Invents Eco-Friendly Dental Floss

A lucky in-flight conversation leads a librarian on a twenty-year quest to start a half-million dollar oral health brand. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/01/209m 56s

#1104 - Q&A: When should I start posting on social media?

A common question: at what point in your new hustle should you start posting on social media—should it be before you even have a product or service?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/01/209m 33s

#1103 - Q&A: Is it still possible to profit from a blog?

Jon is wondering if he’s missed out on the golden age of blogging. He wants to start a blog … but is it too late? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/01/209m 58s

#1102 - The Battle of the New Zealand SpeedCubers

This Kiwi puzzlemaster wanted a way to pay for his travel fees to international competitions. He ended up with a monthly profit center and a lot of unused fidget spinners.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/01/2010m 58s

#1101 - CLASSROOM: Goals, Agenda, and Your First Assignment

Everything begins with a goal: what’s yours for 2020? In this new weekly series, we’ll work towards starting a project TOGETHER before the end of the year.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/01/2011m 51s

#1100 - Q&A: How can I turn furniture repair into passive income?

This listener is already making money with her furniture repair hustle, but wants to turn it into passive income. What are her options?  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/01/208m 22s

#1099 - Art School Graduate Becomes Pencil King

An artist goes from a small Manitoba village to earning six-figures with educational websites while living in China.  Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/01/2010m 45s

#1098 - Q&A: What kind of business can I start with $300?

If you only have a small amount of money, what’s the best side hustle to pursue? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/01/208m 3s

#1097 - Q&A: How do I build trust with my audience?

This listener is sharing tips and strategies to overcome debt, but struggling to build trust with an audience. How can she best connect with them, and what will her revenue model be? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/01/209m 12s

#1096 - New Year, New Format - Don't Miss This Episode!

Everything is new! We’re remixing the format, but Side Hustle School marches on. Here’s what you can expect for 2020, The Year of Interaction. Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/01/208m 42s

#1095 - Bodybuilder Bakes Heavyweight Protein Cakes

This mom of three loved her bodybuilding routine, but not the accompanying diet. After learning to make a healthy, protein-dense cake, she clears the bar to self-made success.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/12/1910m 54s

#1094 - Husband and Wife Team Pampers Their Way To Profit

When a Silicon Valley worker looks for a way to pay for his fifteen-dollar lunches, he tempts his wife with a side hustle opportunity that grows to forty thousand dollars a month. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/12/1910m 32s

#1093 - WEEKLY RECAP: It's More Like a DECADE Recap, Actually

In our FINAL recap of Season III, we'll look back at … the whole year. Almost. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/12/1910m 39s

#1092 - Twelve Months of Experiments Leads Coach to Clarity

A career coach finds her ideal clients through a year-long series of experiments.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/12/1910m 17s

#1091 - Seattle Developer Takes Flight With Popular Travel Site

In search of beer money, a Seattle web developer starts his own travel site. He ends up with a business that attracts more than six million email subscribers.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/12/1910m 4s

#1090 - Frequent Flyer Formulates Travel-Friendly Dry Shampoo

Happy Boxing Day! When an on-the-go Canadian gets fed up with traveling hair care, she invents and sells her own formula of dry shampoo. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/12/199m 15s

#1089 - Boy Scout Merit Badge Leads to Leatherworking Lifestyle

A leatherworker turns a love for his adoptive state into a viable business, selling handmade luxury pens and leather accessories.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/12/1910m 18s

#1088 - Globetrotting Sommelier Leads Popular Wine Tours

A lifelong love of food and wine leads a sommelier to strike out on his own, taking customers to undiscovered regions in search of fine grapes. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/12/1910m 22s

#1087 - Software Engineer Scavenges For Profits

A decade after he attends a photo scavenger hunt, a software engineer tasks himself with finding a side hustle that develops into much more. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/12/199m 54s

#1086 - Weekly Recap: Passion, Skills, and The Ideal Market

In our PENULTIMATE recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study! Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/12/1913m 58s

#1085 - The Side Hustle School Story That Wasn’t

Here’s something new and different: a story we almost featured, but then didn’t. Why not?? Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/12/1911m 42s

#1084 - Teen Funds Dance Intensives Through Online Store

A Portland teenager sells t-shirts to fund his interest in dance, bringing in $8,000/year while attending middle school. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/12/199m 24s

#1083 - Boxing Up the Best of Handmade Nashville

Three friends put the work of Nashville makers and bakers in front of an eager online audience, making some serious cash from the effort.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/12/199m 28s

#1082 - Modest Men’s Style Blog Nets Six-Figure Income

After a series of false starts, a fashion blog for shorter men grows into a six-figure hustle.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/12/1911m 9s

#1081 - Sales Rep Seasons the Day with “Bad Spanish Tacos”

When a soft drink sales rep starts bringing cooked lunches to work, his co-workers fall in love with his food—so he seasons the day and tacos a chance on his own pop-up kitchen. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/12/1911m 19s

#1080 - Musicians Tune Up Classical Concerts For Families

Two professional musicians (who are also new moms) start a series of family-friendly classical music concerts.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/12/199m 41s

#1079 - WEEKLY RECAP: All the Things You Want to Do

In our fiftieth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study! Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/12/1914m 21s

#1078 - Student Bytes Into Lucrative Web Host Biz

A college student launches a web hosting side hustle that goes on to serve more than 30,000 clients.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/12/198m 58s

#1077 - College Friends Design Millennial-Focused Jewelry

Two friends branch out from a family business, putting a unique shine on jewelry for a younger generation. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/12/1910m 22s

#1076 - Japanese Designer Opens The Paper Kimono

After spending his twenties studying in Europe, a Japanese graphic designer returns home to a small village where his story of making paper wallets unfolds.   Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/12/199m 54s

#1075 - Account Manager Draws Income From Adult Coloring Books

A Cleveland-based account manager turns her search for a craft night activity into a bustling business with multiple products.   Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/12/199m 35s

#1074 - Door-to-Door Salesmen Take Out the Trash

After getting sick of watching the trash pile up outside their apartment, two roommates start a VIP waste collection service. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/12/199m 39s

#1073 - Product Manager Profits From Carnivorous Plants

When a PayPal employee turns his childhood obsession with carnivorous plants into an online resource, he earns an income with a marketplace that doesn’t leaf anyone out.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/12/1910m 50s

#1072 - WEEKLY RECAP: Take an “Active Pause” to Reset & Regroup

In our forty-ninth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/12/1912m 55s

#1071 - Art Teacher Draws Her Way Into Ceramic Shop

A single mom living on a high school art teacher’s salary pursues a series of creative projects to increase her income.   Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/12/199m 7s

#1070 - Friends Turn Gift Boxes into Prosperous Project

Two friends in New York City take the hassle out of finding the perfect gift box. You bring the gift … they provide the box.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/12/1910m 58s

#1069 - Graphic Designer Finds Success in the Cards

Wanting to keep her skills up-to-date, a designer creates and sells a line of handmade watercolor cards.   Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/12/199m 48s

#1068 - Book Reviewer Finds Money In The Stacks

An author and librarian creates a free video archive of book recommendations, then funds the project with her own publishing imprint.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/12/1910m 43s

#1067 - Stripping Down Yoga To The Bare Essentials

This yoga teacher offers classes just the way nature intended. No need to pack any exercise clothes for the workout!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/12/1910m 21s

#1066 - Electrical Engineer Rides Demand to Dog Collar Empire

A short-term holdover project between jobs becomes a seven-figure empire, all built on dog collars.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/12/1910m 36s

#1065 - WEEKLY RECAP: Our Big Plans for 2020!

Major update today! After three years of non-stop, daily episodes, here’s what’s happening next year... Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/12/1912m 53s

#1064 - Librarian Turns In Card for Booking Speaking Gigs

A Canadian librarian uses her experience in conducting trainings to coach others in creating powerful presentations.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/11/1911m 25s

#1063 - Book Lover Ships Out Fantasies for Profit

An avid reader from Michigan turns her passion into income with two fairytale profit centers.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/11/1910m 44s

# 1062 - Engineer Stumbles Into Custom Cartography Business

After encounter resistance with previous attempts at ecommerce, an engineer finds success in a laser engraving hustle.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/11/1910m 10s

#1061 - Expectant Mom Gives Birth To Organic Products Business

A soon-to-be mom takes control of the ingredients that go into her body, giving birth to a new business in the process.   Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/11/199m 41s

#1060 - Tuscan Vacation Inspires Leatherworking Hustle

11/26 Ep. 1060 - Tuscan Vacation Inspires Leatherworking Hustle  When an engineering company manager books a vacation to Italy, he figures he’ll return with limoncello and olive oil—but he also ends up bringing back a profitable love for leatherworking.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/11/199m 52s

#1059 - Geologist Rides Away From Full-Time Work

A Canadian geologist escapes the “cycle” of full-time employment by starting a mobile bicycle repair business, proving you can walk the walk if you talk the torque.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/11/1910m 20s

#1058 - WEEKLY RECAP: Perspective, Planning, and Pumpkin Pie

In our forty-seventh recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/11/199m 29s

#1057 - IT Developer Creates Tech Blogging Dynasty

An experienced I.T developer becomes a blogging superstar and builds a sought after agency thanks to his narrow, specific focus.   Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/11/1910m 2s

#1056 - Self-Affirmation Leads to Online Clothing Brand

After hitting a glass ceiling at work, one woman decides to manage her own career by starting a lifestyle brand clothing line.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/11/199m 56s

# 1055 - Trio of Friends Generate Wealth With Financial Advice

When three friends invest in an effort to escape the rat race, they bank a good return by offering their strategies as online financial advisers.   Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/11/1910m 24s

#1054 - Texas Banker Teaches Classes on Painting Your Pet

A former banker hosts pop-up art classes where the paint flies and the creative ideas flow.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/11/199m 53s

#1053 - Attorney Sells Cork Sunglasses With Grape Expectations

When two fashion loving friends go in search of a business opportunity, they discover a bright future selling cork sunglasses to wine aficionados.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/11/199m 35s

#1052 - Guitar Builder Carves Out Woodworking Moneymaker

A California guitar builder finds a way to put spare materials to good use, earning an extra $2,000/month selling retro clocks and classy guitar stands. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/11/1910m 14s

#1051 - WEEKLY RECAP: Simple, Boring, and … Highly Profitable?

In our forty-sixth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/11/1911m 19s

#1050 - Retail Frustrations Inspire Upcycled Fashion Brand

A fashion designer turns a $20 sewing machine and donated denim into upcycled pieces—without sacrificing style for ethics. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/11/1910m 51s

#1049 - Sports Videographer Finds Slam Dunk with Production Agency

What starts as a web series about eating and drinking around the State of Maine turns into a full media production agency. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/11/1910m 14s

#1048 - Mega TV Installer Mounts Extra $1,000/Month

A home security systems installer mounts a profitable side hustle hiding wires and hanging TVs, using the profits for a family vacation to his home country of Senegal. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/11/199m 34s

#1047 - Event Planner Writes Her Way Into Custom Calligraphy Shop

Her friends encourage her to open her own Etsy shop, but this event planner ends up going further by quitting her job and publishing a book. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/11/199m 45s

#1046 - Belgian Blogger Gets Paid to Wander Through Europe

A Belgian travel blogger gets paid by tourism boards to visit their destinations and report back to her readers. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/11/1912m 4s

#1045 - Trio of Friends Creates Ergonomic Desk Accessory

Former college roommates say goodbye to elbow pain by creating a new product designed to alleviate discomfort from working at a desk. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/11/1910m 54s

# 1044 - WEEKLY RECAP: Setting Goals for 2020 (Yes, Now!)

In our forty-fifth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/11/1913m 1s

#1043 - Writer-Editor Makes Six-Figure Life Revision

A writer finds financial freedom by editing other people’s work, eventually building his own agency.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/11/1911m 15s

#1042 - Health Scare Inspires Adventurous Career Change

A longing for independence leads a graphic designer to create an adventure-themed brand of totes, mugs, and more. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/11/1910m 41s

#1041 - Frustrated Employee Finds Inspiration in Frida Kahlo Instagram Account

When a tech worker finds herself dissatisfied, she starts an Instagram account that turns into an online store and a social mission.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/11/1911m 24s

#1040 - Spokane Simple Syrups Stock Store Shelves

A brewmaster in Spokane crafts flavorful syrups for cocktails, baked goods, and more. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/11/199m 56s

#1039 - Animator Re-Animates His Income Selling Graphic Kits

When a Los Angeles based animator looks to pay off his mortgage faster, he gets things in motion creating toolkits for other animators. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/11/1910m 31s

#1038 - Walmart Manager Cleans Aquariums for Fun and Profit

Stumbling onto a fishy side hustle, a former retail manager discovers a way to earn $70,000 a year while working just 15 hours a week. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/11/1910m 27s

#1037 - WEEKLY RECAP: Key Characteristics of a Systems-Driven Business

In our forty-fourth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/11/1914m 4s

#1036 - Teenpreneur Skips College to Build Pet Care Company

A young animal lover goes from walking dogs to owning a multi-city pet care company.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/11/199m 19s

#1035 - Divorce Leads Banker To Boudoir Photography Empire

Inspired by her own session after a divorce, a corporate banker finds her calling in boudoir photography. The business now earns multiple six figures a year!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/11/1910m 48s

#1034 - Pay Off Student Loans With Your Spare Change

After barely making a dent in student loans after years of repayments, two brothers brainstorm solutions for an app that rounds up spare change.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/10/1910m 44s

#1033 - Medical Emergency Inspires $90,000/Month Consulting Business

An ambitious startup employee pays for his parents’ medical care through student consultations, then grows a side hustle into a real business. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/10/1911m 12s

#1032 - Breast Cancer Survivor Creates Seatbelt Covers for Patients

A breast cancer survivor makes a seat belt pillow for herself, and then turns it into a handmade business. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.    Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/10/199m 24s

#1031 - Kid Brothers Turn Frozen Treats Into Hot Business

Three young brothers create vegan snacks that produce healthy profits. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/10/1910m 39s

#1030 - WEEKLY RECAP: How to Review (and Grow!) Your List of Assets

In our forty-third recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/10/1911m 46s

#1029 - The Cultic Coffee Shop in Aberdeen, Scotland

By tapping into the power of their community, two coffee shop owners built a big-city hot spot in their small town. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/10/199m 37s

#1028 - Unplanned, Plus-Sized Modeling Career Takes Off

A publicist fresh out of college begins modeling and ends up earning six figures a year. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/10/1911m 24s

#1027 - Lifestyle Brand Stumbles on Kickstarter, Scores at Local Markets

A textiles designer reclaims control of her new brand by drawing on inspiration from everyday objects.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/10/1911m 26s

#1026 - New Mom Recruits 3,000 Chinese Caregivers

After moving to a new state, an operations manager struggles in finding a Mandarin-speaking caregiver for her baby—so she starts a network that matches them with families.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/10/1911m 15s

#1025 - Project Manager Discovers a Better Way to Ship Worldwide

A Hong Kong-based IT employee creates a new way for global e-commerce sellers to fulfill their orders.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/10/1911m 17s

#1024 - Mom Finds Love As Dating App Ghostwriter

When a stay-at-home mom displays a talent for helping her friends with online dating, she swipes right on a side hustle that becomes a perfect match. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/10/1910m 44s

#1023 - WEEKLY RECAP: One Small Change Can Make All the Difference

In our forty-second recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/10/1913m 28s

#1022 - Organic Loungewear Becomes Sleeper Sensation

An Aussie woman develops a line of cotton sleepwear based on Fair Trade practices.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/10/198m 58s

#1021 - When Fashion Flops, This Designer Follows a Shiny Object

A Los Angeles designer pivots from making clothes to selling vintage, semi-fine jewelry inspired by her love for the beach.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/10/199m 48s

#1020 - Two Women Create Swimwear Brand for D-Cups and Up

After getting fed up with poorly-fitting swimwear, two friends realize that women with larger bust sizes are just an afterthought when swim brands design suits—so they set out to create an alternative. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/10/1910m 37s

#1019 - Kids’ Books Prove To Be More Than Child’s Play

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16/10/1910m 48s

#1018 - Mystery Trip: The Best Adventure You Know Nothing About

A childhood summer camp experience leads to a brand-new career and a mystery trip out of corporate life.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/10/1911m 7s

#1017 - Newlyweds Operate Campground Booking Biz From RV

When a young couple embarks on a journey by RV across the United States, they spot an opportunity in campgrounds that don’t have a convenient way to reserve spots.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/10/1910m 46s

#1016 - WEEKLY RECAP: Creating Rituals for Daily Discipline

In our forty-first recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/10/1913m 29s

#1015 - Father and Son Duo Produce Traveling Play

A father and son team up to create a traveling play that helps families heal relationships damaged by separation due to incarceration.   Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/10/199m 51s

#1014 - Clean Eating App Leads to Relatable Results

Two Aussie friends create a profitable app to encourage flexible clean eating. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/10/199m 42s

#1013 - Loan Officer Increases Income With Signature Move

When a struggling loan officer meets a signing agent at his workplace, he discovers a simple side hustle that’s signed, sealed and delivered. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/10/1910m 5s

#1012 - Mexican Swine Flu Leads to Virtual Language Lab

Faced with a dramatic loss in income when language students stop coming to Mexico, this creative engineer reinvents the model and builds a $1.5 million side hustle.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/10/199m 29s

#1011 - New Zealand Shoe Hustle Sizes Up Profits

A New Zealander brings high quality and fashionable shoes to women who wear larger sizes. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/10/1910m 11s

#1010 - Popular Instagram Account Becomes Fashionable Clothing Brand

After acquiring the @portland Instagram handle, a recent college graduate grows it to hundreds of thousands of followers and branches out into his own fashion brand.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/10/1911m 40s

#1009 - WEEKLY RECAP: Risk-Free Side Hustles

In our fortieth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/10/1913m 11s

#1008 - College Student Pays Off Loans With “Fitnancial” Blog

A college sophomore grows her finance and fitness blog into a business that brings in $80,000 a year.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/10/1911m 7s

#1007 - Maine Couple Bootstraps Boutique Fitness Studio

Turning their back on traditional financing, this frugal couple bootstraps their own fitness studio and turns it into a new career for both of them.   Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/10/1910m 16s

#1006 - Layoff Leads Journalist to Build Kindle eBook Empire

Cracking the code of Kindle self-publishing, this former journalist earns up to $7,000 month publishing niche eBooks.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/10/1910m 28s

#1005 - High School Teacher Starts Baseball Pitching Academy

An Ohio high-school teacher pitches a perfect game with his six-figure side business.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/10/1910m 30s

#1004 - The Hero’s Journal Helps You Make Progress Toward Your Goals

A goal-oriented journal inspired by Joseph Campbell’s classic model of quests. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/10/1910m 2s

#1003 - “Fun Guy” Becomes Spore-Adic Mushroom Farmer

A North Carolina carpenter forages a new income source with mushroom extracts. There’s gold in them ‘shrooms!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/09/199m 14s

#1,002 - WEEKLY RECAP: Episode 1,000 And Beyond!

In our thirty-ninth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/09/1910m 30s

#1,001 - RV Nomads Help Fellow Travelers Get Online

When a couple turns its back on the big city in favor of a nomadic lifestyle, they stumble across an intriguing business idea. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/09/1910m 14s

#1,000 - Short Order Cook Turns Pancake Art Into Six-Figure Business

When a St. Louis diner cook learns he has a knack for getting customers to smile, he teams up with a friend to make appearances at events. Since then, they’ve traveled the world and built a multiple six-figure business. This is one episode that won’t fall flat!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/09/1910m 48s

#999 - Wildlife Biologist Shoots, Scores With Pond Hockey Gloves

While this enterprising Alaskan was working on his outdoor blanket hustle, he came across a different opportunity he couldn’t pass up: being the ONLY brand that specializes in pond hockey. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/09/1911m 2s

#998 - Instagram Scheduling App Becomes Wildly Popular

A New Zealand advertising executive and artist unlocks the magic formula of Instagram, creating an app that now serves hundreds of thousands of users. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/09/1910m 22s

#997 - Store Manager Makes Micro Gainz For Macro Profits

When a grocery store manager hits a weightlifting plateau, he creates and sells micro weight plates through hard work and heavy lifting.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/09/1910m 45s

#996 - Perfect SAT Score Leads to $20 Million Tutoring Biz

After painstakingly learning to earn a perfect score on the SAT, this teenager shares his wisdom with other students. It goes on to become an eight-figure side hustle while he’s still in college!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/09/1912m 52s

#995 - WEEKLY RECAP: Stages of Hustle-to-Business Growth

In our thirty-eighth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/09/1914m 16s

#994 - Two Friends Use Welding Skills To Keep Beer Flowing

Two Montana coworkers use their skills in welding to start a side hustle making sure brewery equipment is up to codes.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/09/199m 50s

#993 - Loan Officer Charts New Course With Nautically Inspired Jewelry

A mortgage loan officer combines her nautical roots with a love of design to create geographically personalized jewelry.   Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/09/1910m 41s

#992 - Active “Type 1” Lifestyle Inspires Sticky, Successful Side Hustle

Wanting to help a family member diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes, this serial side hustler invents a sticky solution to a pressing problem. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/09/199m 59s

#991 - Data Scientist Turns Teaching Frustrations Into Recurring Income

An analytics manager and adjunct college teacher creates a time-saving platform to help non-technical students learn coding.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/09/1912m 19s

#990: Atlanta Lawyer Walks Into Food Tour Biz

An Atlanta lawyer creates a thriving and unexpected walking tour business that grows to multiple six-figures in annual income. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/09/1910m 10s

#989: “SwitchPod” Camera Tool Raises $415,748 on Kickstarter

When two friends spot an opportunity to create a practical camera accessory, the crowdfunding campaign exceeds their wildest expectations. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/09/1911m 37s

#988 - WEEKLY RECAP: How to Design a Profitable Online Course

In our thirty-seventh recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/09/1915m 21s

#987: Foreign Correspondent Launches Career App

A globetrotting journalist builds financial independence through a career-coaching app aimed at promoting gender equality.    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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/09/1910m 11s

#986: Coffee for Firefighters Brings the Heat!

Three childhood friends brew up a quirky, perky performance beverage for firefighters in search of a 48-hour jolt.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/09/1911m 22s

#985 - Graphic Designer Runs Intervals in Wellness Industry

After experimenting with many options, a designer learns that she works best with clients in the fitness and wellness fields.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/09/1911m 14s

#984: Prank Potato Parcels Produce Promising Profits

A corporate employee draws inspiration from Reddit to create a spudtactular viral success.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/09/1910m 26s

#983: Sisters Find Puppy Love After Launching Dating App

After a dog lovers’ boyfriend rejects her canine companion, she partners with her sister to build a dog-friendly dating app that’s pawsitively pawfect.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/09/1911m 20s

#982 - Dance Teacher Launches Toe Tapping Online Course

When a tap dance teacher overcomes self-doubt and launches an online course, he proves to himself that he’s not tapped out.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/09/1911m 55s

#981 - WEEKLY RECAP: Planning Ahead for a Big Q4

In our thirty-sixth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study! Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/09/1914m 53s

#980: Surfboard Shaper Boards New Wave

When longboard surfboards went out of style in the 1970s, thousands of them were selling at just $10 apiece. This aspiring ‘shaper’ knew it was a wave he had to catch a ride on.    Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/09/1910m 10s

#979 - Aussie Student Starts Million-Dollar Bikini Biz979 - Aussie Student Starts Million-Dollar Bikini Biz

When an Australian student is in need of spending money, she starts a bikini side hustle that grows well beyond “itsy bitsy.” Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/09/1910m 26s

#978 - Illustrated Greeting Cards Provide Personal Touch

A Houston pharmaceutical sales representative delights gift recipients with illustrated greeting cards that tell the tales of their lives. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/09/1910m 37s

#977 - 3D Printing Brings Cosplay Into 21st Century

With a 3D printer and sense of imagination, a California natural gas industry worker takes superhero DIY cosplay to a whole new level.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/09/1911m 0s

#976 - Mochi-Making Empire Produces Profits and Delight

Drawing on her Japanese heritage, a Bay Area teacher offers mochi classes using Airbnb Experiences.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/09/1912m 0s

#975 - Three Friends Step Up And Pull In Restroom Revenue

When three co-workers notice their colleagues using paper towels to open restroom doors, they invent a simple solution that’s a step above the rest.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/09/1911m 52s

#974 - WEEKLY RECAP: #HappierLaborDay

In our thirty-fifth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study! Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/09/1913m 37s

#973 - Raver Turns LED-Powered Gloves Into Bright Future

When a raver-turned-salesperson falls in love with an underground artform, he turns it into a successful side business. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/08/1911m 32s

#972 - College Student Bakes 1,500 Cheesecakes to Pay Tuition

This “College Confectionista” pays for college by baking and selling cheesecakes—as many as 324 in a single week. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/08/199m 37s

#971 - Aerospace Apprentice Soars to Seven-Figure Sales Heights

An eBay experiment started from a childhood bedroom becomes a multi-million, make-your-own-fashion eCommerce empire. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/08/1912m 37s

#970 - Military Spouse Finds Joy in Punny Greeting Cards

After using puns to make the distance seem shorter between her and her Navy Pilot husband, a marketing manager and military spouse turns it into a business.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/08/1911m 12s

#969 - Art Student Turns Creative Process Into Thriving Business

An introverted Chicago art student discovers a love of natural dyes and creates a thriving business. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/08/1911m 37s

#968 - Marine Goes “Under Cover” To Create Eyewear Protector

When a U.S. Marine scratches his sunglasses after placing them in his pocket, he solves the problem with a 3D printed solution.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/08/1910m 48s

#967 - WEEKLY RECAP: Why Do a Product Launch Only Twice a Year?

In our thirty-fourth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/08/1914m 16s

#966 - Scientist Challenges Perceptions with Simple Conversation Starters

After an unsettling conversation, a junior scientist creates an entire product line to shift the stereotypes for “what a scientist should look like.”  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/08/1910m 55s

#965 - Best Friends Ink Profits By Covering Up Scars

When surgical scars keep one woman out of a bikini, she enlists the help of a friend to produce a new kind of cover-up in the form of temporary tattoos.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/08/1910m 48s

#964 - All Boxed In: Knoxville Man Rents Reusable Packing Totes

Everyone hates cardboard moving boxes, but is there an alternative? This marketer from Tennessee delivers reusable plastic moving totes for an extra $500/month.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/08/1911m 10s

#963 - Traveling Au Pair Has Drivers Licenses in 4 Countries

A South African traveler earns money through blogging AND childcare, allowing her to live in Turkey, Ireland, and the United States.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/08/1910m 0s

#962 - Cuban Journalist Teaches Everyday Spanish Classes

After moving from Cuba to America with no English skills, this well-educated journalist learns the language and then helps others learn his. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/08/1910m 39s

#961 - Blogger Earns $140,000 from Beta Phase of Online Course

A blogger and podcaster earns $140,000 from her online course on rental properties *before launching*. After completing beta testing, the real launch does even better.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/08/1913m 19s

#960 - WEEKLY RECAP: Retail Arbitrage with Fulfillment by Amazon

In our thirty-third recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study! Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/08/1913m 10s

#959 - Adventurous Couple Turns Travel Itineraries Into Cash

A husband and wife team earns extra money showing off their Romanian homeland.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/08/1910m 45s

#958 - Organizing Closets Leads to Organizer Education

A corporate career with a side hustle transforms into an all-new educational business to help women become professional organizers.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/08/199m 52s

#957 - High School Bootlegger Grows Up

After beginning his entrepreneurial career selling beer to fellow high school students, this enterprising Canadian becomes an electrician and rents music rehearsal spaces on the side.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/08/1911m 18s

#956 - British Family Sells Political Tea Towels

A British family goes against the grain by starting a side hustle about politics that radically changes their lives.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/08/1912m 17s

#955 - Sports Writer Wins Big Gambling On His Own Book

When a sports blogger creates an accidental success story, he becomes an independent publisher helping people write winning books of their own. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/08/1911m 28s

#954 - Accidental Side Hustle Becomes Decorative Family Business

Tired of seeing others get credit for her designs, a Georgia graphic designer turns her talents into a business that now employs her whole family.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/08/1910m 39s

#953 - WEEKLY RECAP: Health Coaches May Need to Be Certified

In our thirty-second recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study! Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/08/1913m 55s

#952 - “Not Your Grandfather’s Scotch”: American Woman Starts Global Whisky Brand

A graphic designer falls in love with scotch—building an international whisky brand with money she’d originally saved for couples counseling. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/08/1910m 33s

#951 - Upstart Producer Turns Nostalgic Concerts Into Modern Money

A casting producer for NBC's “The Voice” curates indie concerts on the side to create experiences and profits. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/08/1910m 25s

#950 - Vegan Food Lovers Sprout Plant-Based Festivals

Fed up with a lack of vegan options in New Jersey, two women help plant-based food festivals take root in the Garden State. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/08/1910m 20s

#949 - Type 1 Diabetes Doesn’t Stop This Nomadic Blogger

A couple’s travel blog becomes a resource for other travelers with type 1 diabetes. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/08/1911m 13s

#948 - Lyft Driver Bags Luggage Storage Hustle For Tourists

This Lyft driver hated seeing her customers cart their luggage all over Nashville. It looked exhausting… and like a great opportunity to cash in on the tourism market. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/08/1910m 4s

#947 - Trade-Up! Fashionable Flipped Threads Lead to Fabulous Profits

A British fashionista turns £20 into £2,000/month flipping her vintage thread finds online. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/08/1911m 16s

#946 - WEEKLY RECAP: Warren Buffet’s “Five Goals” Rule

In our thirty-first recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study! Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/08/1912m 45s

#945 - Marketer Connects Filipino Employees with Global Employers

Long before Upwork and Fiverr, this marketer knew that outsourcing was the way to go—and he went all the way to the Philippines to make it happen.  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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/08/1911m 6s

#944 - Toronto Startup Employee Bakes Custom Cakes

A Toronto startup employee (and powerlifter!) ices her way into a sweet, profitable side hustle that bakes up an extra $600 per month.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/08/198m 54s

#943 - Reddit Secret Santa Delivers Sack Full Of Adventure

After creating an unforgettable scavenger hunt for an anonymous Redditor, an account manager stumbles across his own buried treasure. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/08/1910m 31s

#942 - Paternal Twins Produce Passive Publishing Profits

When two identical twins start self-publishing ebooks, they build an $8,000/month income stream while traveling to twelve countries. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/07/1911m 50s

#941 - Tech Broker Moonlights as Luxury Lifestyle Artist

A science and technology consultant becomes a successful sports, motorsports, and luxury lifestyle artist. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/07/199m 50s

#940 - Texas Couple Turns Test Scores Into Treasure

A couple’s love for helping students succeed turns into a profitable consulting firm. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/07/1911m 14s

#939 - WEEKLY RECAP: Finding Purpose through Alternative Work

In our thirtieth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study! Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/07/1912m 39s

#938 - Hawaiian Native Teaches Virtual Ukulele Lessons

A Hawaiian goes all-in on the popular instrument of the islands, touring Europe and teaching virtual lessons by Skype. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/07/199m 19s

#937 - Paralegal Takes Flight with Remote Work

A paralegal turns serial entrepreneur after getting the travel bug. She now lives in Thailand and helps others work remotely. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/07/1910m 46s

#936 - Animation Producer Brings Culinary Characters to Life

A voiceover artist and animation producer invents an inclusive culinary kitchen utensils line. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/07/1911m 49s

#935 - Meal Prep Company Cooks up Profits with Customized Orders

Three partners create a healthy meal prep and delivery service, turning $2,000 into $2 million in less than five years. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/07/1910m 29s

#934 - Cigar Subscription Box Delivers Smoking Returns

A software engineer starts a premium subscription box service for savvy cigar smokers. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/07/1911m 6s

#933 - Star Wars Fan Forges Lightsaber Empire

An appliance repairman channels the Force and learns to make, sell, and repair lightsabers. Never tell him the odds! Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/07/1910m 17s

#932 - WEEKLY RECAP: Going from Hobby to Hustle

In our twenty-ninth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study! Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/07/1912m 55s

#931 - Brooklyn Publicist Designs Travel-Themed Jewelry Line

An unseasonably rainy Memorial Day yields an accidental side hustle. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/07/1911m 0s

#930 - Chiropractor Becomes “Smart Luxury” Travel Blogger

When a chiropractor becomes exhausted with following the same routine after 20 years in the field, she steps into a new life as a travel blogger. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/07/1910m 47s

#929 - Jailhouse Medic Turns House Calls Into Healthy Profits

A nurse practitioner in Idaho launches his own mobile urgent care unit, resulting in happy patients and a six-figure side hustle. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/07/1910m 49s

#928 - Handkerchief Side Hustle Becomes Million-Dollar Blowout

When a new mom quits her job to stay home with her daughter, she ends up building a seven-figure online store. Meanwhile, her husband documents their success with a six-figure website of his own. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/07/1910m 7s

#927 - The Great Escape! Video Game Maker Creates Real-Life Puzzle Rooms

An employee for a video game company turns a childhood love for adventure into a real-life escape room business. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/07/1910m 49s

#926 - “Home Haircut” Invention Becomes Viral Moneymaker

When this 13-year-old created a hair-grooming tool, he had no idea the success it’d have sixteen years later—but not before it nearly crashed and burned due to too much demand. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/07/1911m 38s

#925 - WEEKLY RECAP: Understand Your Ideal Working Conditions

In our twenty-eighth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/07/1912m 15s

#924 - College Ministry Leader Starts Digital Agency

Drawing on a Nigerian heritage work ethic, a ministry leader turned entrepreneur uses social media to build a digital agency. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/07/1912m 2s

#923 - Learning Designer Presses Play on Voiceover Gig

A working mom finds an unconventional side hustle that allows her to make money, have fun, and spend more time with her kids.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/07/1910m 50s

#922 - Nashville Paint-by-Numbers Kits Become Etsy Bestsellers

A visual arts teacher creates “paint by numbers” kits to help others experience joy through painting.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/07/199m 37s

#921 - BBQ Catering Hustle Smokes Out Competitors

They loved smoked BBQ … and one day, they realized doing it for a living was the dream. So they jumped in full-force to the idea—heading straight for near-disaster.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/07/1911m 40s

#920 - Lather, Rinse, Recycle: Soapy Problem Leads to Clean Solution

An account manager solves the mystery of “What happens to soap after it’s used in a hotel room?”—and turns it into a sustainable side hustle.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/07/1910m 15s

#919 - Mountain Biker Takes B-Line To All-Natural Profits

When two friends create an all-natural energy gel that’s as good as the processed alternatives, they shift into a higher gear and crank out a side hustle. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/07/1911m 36s

#918 - WEEKLY RECAP: Does Your Idea Pass the Grandmother Test?

In our twenty-seventh recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/07/1914m 38s

#917 - Orthodontist Bites Off Solution to Teeth-Pulling Problem

An orthodontist sets out to invent a modern alternative to the age-old practice of pulling teeth. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/07/199m 48s

#916 - Nomad Scripts “Stories that Matter” for B Corps

After traveling the world, a college graduate works with B corporations to help them tell their stories.   Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/07/1911m 33s

#915 - “MOMBOX” Subscription Offers Postpartum Recovery Products

Happy Independence Day! After a difficult shopping experience, this new mom creates and sells her own products to aid in postpartum recovery.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/07/1910m 1s

#914 - Online Tea Store Becomes Matcha-Made in Heaven

After trying Japanese matcha for the first time, a high school student has a tea-riffic idea that earns thousands of dollars each month.[a]   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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/07/1910m 0s

#913 - A Packed Closet Leads to Secondhand Subscription Boxes

A professional organizer finds a way to stitch her passion for thrift shopping into profits.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/07/1910m 49s

#912 - “Bendy Straw” Idea Raises $1.8M on Kickstarter

Walking on a Thailand beach and seeing all the plastic pollution was the last straw for this environmentalist.  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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/07/1912m 42s

#911 - WEEKLY RECAP: "I tried something and it didn't work..."

In our twenty-sixth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study! Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/06/1914m 1s

#910 - Irish “Athleisure” Brand Achieves Seamless Six-Figure Sales

An Irish lifestyle clothing brand grows to a high-end, six-figure hustle in just twelve months.  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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/06/1910m 2s

#909 - Revenge of Bat Houses: There’s More Than One Seller!

A side hustling “Batman” earns $20,000 per year building a new kind of bat cave.  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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/06/1910m 14s

#908 - College Lecturer Profits from 3D Design Tutorials

A UK college instructor turns 3D video tutorials into a profitable business, teaching people around the world to design beautiful things. 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/06/199m 53s

#907 - Longtime Friends Cook Tasty Food for Pop-Up Events

Two friends in Los Angeles blend their heritage flavors to cook up tasty pop-up dinners centered around the shape of a rectangle. 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/06/1911m 59s

#906 - Software Engineer Sells 64,000 “Anne of Green Gables” eBooks

Dissatisfied with the quality of some public domain ebooks, a software engineer ends up creating a portfolio of his own. The business goes on to earn six figures in passive income.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/06/1911m 35s

#905 - Eco-Friendly Candles Produce Smoldering Profits

A married couple stumbles upon a bright idea: selling candles with reusable containers to grow plants.  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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/06/1911m 43s

#904 - WEEKLY RECAP: What’s the Easiest Idea to Try Right Now?

In our twenty-fourth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study! Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/06/1917m 8s

#903 - The Travel Blog That Pays for a House

A “Digital Nomad Wannabe” goes from aspiration to vindication, earning up to $50,000/month and eventually buying a home with the proceeds from her blog. 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/06/1911m 13s

#902 - New Jersey Blog Earns Six-Figure Income

A school counselor turns a blog into one of New Jersey’s leading lifestyle websites. 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/06/1911m 3s

#901 - These Throat Lozenges Are On Fire!

Two brothers go all-out to create fire-breathing, all-natural throat lozenges. Reach for that vinegar! 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/06/1910m 13s

#900 - Philadelphia Foodie Toasts Competition with Sweet Treat

Inspired by her teenage daughter’s success selling lemonade, a longtime customer service expert launches her own food product business. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/06/1910m 47s

#899: Natural Hair Enthusiasts Create Curl-Care Empire

After winning $100,000 on Who Wants to Be a Millionaire, a couple embarks on a journey to sell subscription boxes featuring natural hair 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/06/1912m 41s

#898 - Back Pain Sufferer Brings Profits Home To Roost

When a product manager experiences back pain after hunching at his desk, he takes a stand and designs a product for raising laptops to eye level. 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/06/1911m 17s

#897 - WEEKLY RECAP: Nervous About Starting Up? Schedule It!

In our twenty-fourth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/06/1914m 43s

#896 - Corporate Refugees Find Bliss In Healthy Food Bowls

When a scientist and engineer become dissatisfied with their day jobs, they open a healthy, unbelieva-bowl food stall. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/06/1911m 27s

#895 - Fashion-Lover Finds the Right Freelancing Look

A corporate publicist begins to do freelance work on the side—and after getting laid off, she grows her hustle into a full-time career. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/06/1910m 38s

#894 - Former White House Aide Teaches People to Make Friends

He’d always been great at building relationships with the right people. But could he really make money from teaching this skill? Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/06/1911m 14s

#893 - Millennial Invests Side Income For Passive Profits

A man on a mission goes from unemployed to day job, then from side hustler to millionaire in five years. Putting 80% of his income into investments for an early retirement made total cents. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/06/1910m 59s

#892 - Delaware College Students Place Ads on 450,000 Cars

Two enterprising students start a business that connects advertisers with car owners. They now pay thousands of drivers up to $500/month, and are on track to earn $5 million in revenue. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/06/199m 8s

#891 - Disappearing Barrettes Lead to Bow-tiful Business

A mom and “kidpreneur” daughter solve the age-old problem of disappearing hair bows by inventing a double-face, double-snap barrette. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/06/1910m 38s

#890 - WEEKLY RECAP: If You Ever Feel Insecure, Don’t Miss This Episode

In our twenty-third recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustle SchoolShow notes:  SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/06/1915m 4s

#889 - Serial Side Hustler Works from 180 Sq Ft Airstream

An engineer charts a new career teaching personal finance, all while living on the road in an Airstream travel trailer.   Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/06/1911m 8s

#888 - Indoor Garden System Raises $226,542 on Kickstarter

After spending six months designing an un-be-leaf-able indoor gardening unit, an energy scientist turns to crowdfunding to bring it to life.   Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/06/1911m 45s

#887 - Environmental Marketer Creates Eco-Friendly “Energy Bites”

In search of an eco-friendly, no-added-sugar energy bar, this Colorado transplant and EPA employee invents his own “energy bites.” The product is now stocked in 175 stores spread across nine states.   Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/06/1910m 44s

#886 - Designer Performs Magic, Turns Dream Into Reality

A graphic designer pursues his lifelong passion of magic and lands a gig as a resident magician at a local bar.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/06/199m 9s

**6/4 BIG NEWS: "100 SIDE HUSTLES" Is Now Out!**

Hey, everyone! My new book, 100 SIDE HUSTLES, is now available from your favorite bookstore or online retailer. Check it out and come say hi on my 14-city national tour.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/06/191m 16s

#885 - Juice Bar Owner Gets Weighed Down With Blankets

When a Canadian juice bar owner wants to start a new business, he goes in search of a heavy-weight product.   Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/06/1911m 23s

#884 - Anchors Aweigh! Graphic Designer Leads Guided Sailing Tours

A graphic designer packs his bags to see the world, then stumbles into a new line of work leading guided sailing tours.   Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/06/1910m 42s

#883 - WEEKLY RECAP: What Do Customers Want to Hear?

In our twenty-second recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/06/1912m 41s

#882 - High School Teacher Spins His Way to Profits

After he learns about an little-known manufacturing technique, the world of vinyl records becomes a full-time occupation for this high school teacher.  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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/06/1910m 4s

#881 - Beer Blogger Crafts Side Hustle from Craft Beer

An Austin transplant begins writing about the city’s many craft breweries, and it quickly becomes more than a hobby. She now earns a third of her income from the project.  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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/05/1910m 14s

#880 - Second Grade Teacher Earns Second Income

After getting married, this full-time teacher draws on her organizational skills to start her own wedding planning business. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/05/199m 54s

#879 - Bargain Hunter Designs One-of-a-Kind Flea Market

Obsessed with the “thrill of the hunt,” a weekend warrior finds more than she bargains for when she brings her love of flea markets to the shopping malls of Dallas. 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/05/1911m 38s

#878 - Cow Fat Skincare Line Steers to Grade-A Paycheck

A mechanical engineer invents her own “fatty skincare line” after not finding what she wanted on store shelves. 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/05/1911m 44s

#877 - Bat House Hustle Takes Bite Out of Pesticides

Two friends hated the pesticides people were spraying during the Zika scare, but they had a long way to go to make bats—the natural alternative—appealing to consumers.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/05/1912m 1s

#876 - WEEKLY RECAP: Maintaining a Routine in the Midst of Chaos

In our twenty-first 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/05/1914m 45s

#875 - Physical Therapist Turns Memes Into $22,000

A passion for his profession turns a profit for one physical therapist.   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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/05/1910m 18s

#874 - Teacher Hustles to Pay Off $100,000 in Student Loans

A young teacher uses tutoring and babysitting to pay off more than $100,000 in student loan debt in just three years. 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/05/1911m 3s

#873 - Party Lover Mixes Up Custom Confetti Business

A marketer and party lover starts her own side business making custom confetti mixes. After growing it to $70,000 a year, she goes back to work … before taking another look at the business. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/05/1911m 21s

#872 - Professor Starts Marvel-ous YouTube Channel

A university professor manages depression by sharing his gift for gaming and community building on YouTube.   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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/05/1911m 0s

#871 - Fire Protection Engineer Finds a Hot Side Hustle

A San Francisco fire protection engineer uses his unique expertise to teach continuing education workshops. This one is coming in hot! 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/05/199m 54s

#870 - Retail Worker Cleans Up With Litter-Picking Business

Despite having little in the way of business skills, money, or education, this retail worker turns his father’s side hustle into a multiple six-figure business. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/05/1911m 6s

#869 - WEEKLY RECAP: Winning the Side Hustle Lottery

In our twentieth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/05/1913m 0s

#868 - Hair Braiding Workshops Help Trans-Racial Adoptive Families

A Chicago woman starts a side hustle to support her life, then adapts it to help more than 1,000 children in adoptive families.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/05/199m 51s

#867 - Enjoy an Ice Cold Beverage in a Mug Made from Ice

A visit to the outdoor sauna in the midst of a Minnesota winter inspires a mug made from ice that has sold over 4,000 units. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/05/1910m 55s

#866 - Lawyer Moonlights as Needle-Felt Children’s Book Author

A Canadian lawyer uses the art of needle-felting to create a profitable series of children’s books.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/05/1910m 55s

#865 - Healthcare Advisor Transitions to Full-Time Advocacy Consultant

A passion for social justice leads a healthcare adviser to begin helping nonprofits launch grassroots advocacy programs. 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.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/05/1910m 34s

#864 - Finance Guy Makes Bank With Swimsuit Line

When the world of finance and banking proves less alluring than he hoped, this Aussie makes waves by creating his own swimsuit label. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/05/1910m 26s

#863 - Wedding Planner Earns Passive Income with DIY Flowers

This corporate employee turned wedding planner hated seeing young couples struggle with her floral design fee for their weddings, so she creates an alternative option: affordable, DIY wedding bouquets.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/05/1911m 42s

#862 - WEEKLY RECAP: Why You Should “Return Every Handshake”

In our nineteenth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/05/1913m 16s

#861 - Artistic Cartographer Maps Out Successful Side Hustle

A designer with an enthusiasm for both maps and art merges the two to create hand-printed mazes that zig-zag through the hearts of iconic cities.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/05/1911m 58s

#860 - Friends Build Water Filtration Systems for Outdoor Hydration

Two friends create water purification systems that save drinkers from foul chemicals—and save the planet from disposable bottles.  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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/05/1911m 55s

#859 - Working Military Mom Finds Success Working Virtually

Leaving the corporate world behind, a mom and military wife now earns 6-figures helping people learn the world of virtual assistance. 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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/05/1911m 3s

#858 - Plant Lover’s Tiny Terrariums Take Root on Instagram

When one man’s love for terrarium building blooms, he uses his marketing skills to make $10,000 and become a “plant influencer.”  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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/05/199m 20s

#857 - Telecom Sales Manager Brings Mexican Coffee Across the Border

A telecom sales manager perks up with an opportunity to import and sell coffee for a small coffee farm in Mexico.  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 megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/05/1910m 47s

#856 - That’s the Spot! Dog Lover’s Hustle Becomes Fur-ever Biz

A customer service agent engineers a side hustle trans-fur-mation to full-time dog training business. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/05/1911m 40s

#855 - WEEKLY RECAP: It’s Better to “Almost Win” than to Barely Succeed

In our eighteenth recap of Season III, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: an audio update from a previous case study!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/05/1915m 19s
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