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

#515 - Baker Starts Agency to Raise Dough for Dream Home

She spent years dreaming of building her own property in California. To turn the dream into a reality, she started a side hustle by applying the skills she’d gained in operating a bakery.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:41

EXTENDED CUT: Start a Service Business in Less Than a Week

There’s no “service business school”—in a very short period of time, you can start a simple moneymaking project using the knowledge you already have. This special episode shows you how. Will you accept the challenge! Let me know! Write me at podcast@sidehustleschool.com or @chrisguilllebeau  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:41

#516 - Trip to Target Inspires Aromatic Hustle

While browsing the candle aisle at Target, a social worker discovers an illuminating opportunity to make money.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:41

#517 - Teenage Fitness Fan Jumpstarts Athletic Apparel Brand

An 18 year old in the UK goes from idea to action with his fitness-meets-fashion athletic brand in just over 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:41

#518 - Speech Pathologist Sells Turkish Tea Towels By the Seashore

When her day job no longer provides her with joy, a speech pathologist creates an online store that helps others make every day more like the weekend.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:41

#519 - Weekly Recap: Do You REALLY Need a Facebook Page?

In our twenty-second recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:41

#520 - Civil Engineer Sells Everything but Kitchen Sink, Moves to Bali, Employs 100 People

After a civil engineer learns the ropes of using Fulfilled by Amazon, he moves to Bali with his wife, builds an extension to help him find products, and turns what he's learned into a business that employs 100 people and serves 100,000 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:41

#521 - Man Earns $100,000 Serving Clients on $5 Website

He’d always dreamed of making a million dollars–but could he achieve it selling his services for just $5? Thanks to a penchant for naming things, he’s well on his way.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:40

#522 - Adventurous Couple Designs & Sells Fashionable Backpacks

Backpacks that bring fashion to the mountains earn a Colorado couple an additional $2,500 a month while also feeding the homeless.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:40

#523 - Danish Pastry Partnership Bakes Up Series of Events

Two midwestern food market vendors collaborate on pastries, trade shows, a membership community, 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:40

#524 - Environmentally Impassioned Citizen Designs Plastic-Free Bags

A Washingtonian carries her passion for sustainability on her sleeve with a line of eco-friendly grocery bags.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:40

#525 - Project Manager Helps Cubicle Workers See the World

When a corporate employee is told she can’t take a big trip because of her daughter, she starts a company to make travel more accessible.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:40

#526 - Weekly Recap: Getting Paid Your First $500

In our twenty-third recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:40

#527 - Social Media Strategist Bakes Pawfect Dog Treats

A dog lover learns to bake and sell superfood dog treats, earning $3,000/month with just $3,000 in startup costs.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:40

#528 - Wanderlust Inspires $3,000/Month Side Hustle

Strategy consultants turn a round-the-world trip into inspiration for 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:39

#529 - Unemployed Polish Guy Launches Rocket-Fueled Vodka Line

An “involuntary sabbatical” prompts this Polish marketer to investigate the possibilities of apple-based vodka.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:39

#530 - “Stoner Culture” Emojis Roll Out $10,000/Month in Passive Income

A project manager in California lights up a new revenue stream and smokes the competition with his counterculture emojis.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:39

#531 - Curated Gift Boxes for Breakups and Baby Bumps

A breakup brings two sisters together to create one happy 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:39

#532 - Austinite Creates Radical Girl Clothing Line

After feeling burned out from a career at Nike, this merchandiser looks elsewhere for radical inspiration. She then moves her side hustle to Austin, Texas while relocating for a new job.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:39

#533 - Weekly Recap: “Craigslist Wedding Photographer” Strikes Back

In our twenty-fourth recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:39

#534 - Mindful Moms Make $70,000 on Family Affirmation Cards

When two best friends are transformed by affirmations, they bring the love to families and children with empowering 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:39

#535 - IT Guy Earns Extra $50,000/Year Restoring Vintage Radios

He wanted to start a side business and put his engineering degree to good use. When he stumbled across two 1950s radios, he found an idea that was right on his wavelength. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:39

#536 - Movie Industry Friends Rewrite the Credits, Earn $20,000/Month

Those long credit sequences at the ends of movies can include a LOT of names—and they also take a lot of time for producers to coordinate. When two industry friends team up to simplify the process, they crawl their way to a highly profitable 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:39

#537 - Brooklyn App Developer Spins All-Natural Cotton Candy

A mobile app developer gets nostalgic and creates an all-natural cotton candy catering biz.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:39

#538 - Children’s Book Author Turns Page to New Income

A successful children’s book author pivots from making book trailers to coaching other authors. Along the way she learns to grow her business and spend more time with 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:39

#539 - Moonlighting Makeup Artist Earns Extra $25,000/Year

A young marketing director by day and professional makeup artist by weekend creates a side hustle that could make anyone blush.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:38

#540 - Weekly Recap: World Domination Arrives in Portland, Oregon

In our twenty-fifth recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:38

#541 - Personal Trainer Pumps Up Breakfast with $25,000/Month Pancake Hustle

A full-time personal trainer takes her ‘breakfast of champions’ to the next level with pancakes that put the ‘pro’ in protein.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:38

#542 - Graphic Designer Chalks Up Gripping Side Hustle

Joining Crossfit community changed this stay-at-home dad’s life, so he wanted to give back… and preferably get paid along the way. He finds the solution in sourcing gym chalk from an overseas supplier.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:38

#543 - Marriage Inspires Theatre Captioning App & Service

After marrying a woman who was born deaf, an actor and musician starts a side hustle captioning theater performances.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:38

EXTENDED CUT: The $400,000 "Being Boss" Podcast

Go behind-the-scenes of the mega-popular Being Boss podcast and brand. Lessons include: set partnerships carefully, take a stand for something, and “choose your choices.”  What are YOU working on? Write me at podcast@sidehustleschool.com or @chrisguilllebeau  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.com/extendedTwitter: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:38

#544 - Oh Snap! Photography Site Turns Into Passive Income Hustle

A traffic engineer begins shooting wedding photography to make some cash on the side, but it’s his niche tutorial website that earns the real money… at least until it doesn’t.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:38

#545 - College Grad Shares “More than Mac & Cheese” Recipes for Students

When a college student learns to cook, she documents her recipes online, earning more than $1,000/month.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:38

#546 - What’s In the Box? Low-Carb, Low-Sugar Snacks

A CPA and Side Hustle School listener learns to start her own subscription box. In less than a year, it brings in more than $5,000/month!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:38

# 547 - Weekly Recap: Should You Ever Buy Someone Else’s Business?

In our twenty-sixth recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:38

#548 - Google Employee Makes $100,000 Using Fiverr

In just one year, this Google product manager earns an extra $100,000 by providing marketing services on Fiverr.com. Learn his tips to hack the platform for yourself!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:38

#549 - Bean-Lover Grinds Way To $4,000/Month Family Coffee Business

A love of coffee leads to a family-owned coffee hustle, bringing joy and beans to to loyal customers. Don’t procrastinate; pro-caffeinate!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:38

#550 - Canadian Powerlifter Creates Elegant Bow Tie Biz

This hospital employee and competitive powerlifter wasn’t making enough money on the side as a personal trainer, so he turned to a completely different idea: bow ties! Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:37

#551 - College Students Start Sock-Selling Social Enterprise

A group of college students learn to sell socks with a cause. In two years they sign up more than 100 educational institutions! Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:37

#552 - Doctor’s Diagnosis Becomes Food Diary Side Hustle

A chronic illness diagnosis leads to the “write” side hustle for a full-time communications manager in the UK.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:37

#553 - Editor Creates Book Club For Bad People

In an age of endless distractions, an editor for Superdry found she was reading fewer books. By creating a subscription book club, she now sends new titles to more than 300 people each month.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:37

#554 - Weekly Recap: Don’t Become Efficient at Doing the Wrong Things

In our twenty-sixth recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:37

#555 - Pre-Made Meals Bring In $5,500/Month After Layoff

After losing her job, this digital marketer turns to the kitchen, where she whips up pre-made meals and launches a successful crowdfunding campaign.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:37

#556 - Underwear Side Hustle Turns Into $500,000/Month Business

Two women launch an underwear brand in their spare time. It grows from an early Kickstarter campaign to a multi-million dollar company with more than a dozen employees. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:37

#557 - More Monet, Fewer Problems: Attorney Turns Holiday Prints Into Cash

This Texas attorney has no Magrittes about starting her easy-to-scale 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:37

#558 - 5-Year-Old’s Frustration Leads to Modern Day Piggy Bank

When a 5-year-old earns money taking out the trash for neighbors, his mom realizes that piggy banks are more style than function. She then reinvents this classic tool as a “piggy box” that won’t get stuck in the mud. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:37

#559 - Independent Musician Strikes Chord With Customized Love Ballads

When she discovers the bottom of her bank account, this singer-songwriter offers to write personalized love songs for $325 each. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:37

#560 - Retired Couple Sells Digital Art Prints Online

A retired husband-and-wife team make a shift from handmade art to digital art prints. They now sell more than 100 prints each month. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:37

#561 - Weekly Recap: What Can You Change Right Now?

In our twenty-eighth recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:37

#562 - Avoiding Toilet Paper Leads To $10,000/Month Side Income

In several parts of the world, bidets are used in lieu of toilet paper—but why not in Canada? One man sets out to change that, flushing away discouragement and banking 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:36

#563 - Bartender Earns Extra Income With “Revenge By Mail” Postcards

Want to embarrass your frenemy? Send them an awkward, anonymous postcard congratulating them on a purchase they didn’t make. This bartender and yoga teacher earns an extra $100/day from her inventive 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:36

#564 - Gamer Levels Up Life With eBay Side Hustle

This production supervisor always loved buying video games—but it wasn’t until he stumbled upon some of his favorite games on eBay that he thought about selling 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:36

#565 - Aussie Stretches Out with Online Store for Tall Women

Tall women everywhere rejoice as an Australian’s side hustle brings new meaning to ‘top shelf.’  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:36

#566 - Accountant Generates $10,000/Month In Sweat Equity

When this California accountant deducts harsh chemicals from deodorant, she earns sweat equity and superdry 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:36

#567 - Resistance Is Futile! Brooklyn Fitness Fanatics Sell “No Days Off” Exercise Bands

A love of fitness and fashion inspires a real estate broker and his workout buddy to sell resistance bands in custom colors. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:36

#568 - Weekly Recap: Top 3 Tips for SEO

In our twenty-ninth recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:36

#569 - This Standing Desk Costs Just $37

It turns out you can stand around all day and make things happen, as two side hustlers from London prove with their standing desk contraption. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:36

#570 - Database Expert Helps Students Solve Real Problems

She wanted to influence the next generation in her field. But after first teaching at a local university, this database consultant decided to design her own curriculum in the form of a book and online course. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:36

#571 - Living the Dream: Man Gets Paid to Play Video Games All Day

When he began live streaming his video games for a faraway friend, he had no idea he’d end up building a 30,000 person community and earning up to $3,000 a day. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:36

EXTENDED CUT: Working on the Road

For more than 10 years, I’ve traveled the world while working on projects every day. This special episode includes 7 lessons I’ve learned, along with a complete list of every tool and resource I use. What tools and resources do YOU use? Write me at podcast@sidehustleschool.com or @chrisguilllebeau Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:36

#572 On-the-Go Mouthwash Gets Mini-Makeover

Two Florida State grads create a mini-mouthwash empire, selling 3,500 bottles in less than 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:35

#573 - Super Fan Scores Big in the Football Community

A Dallas Cowboys fan turns his passion for sports and traveling into an epic road trip and a foam-fingered 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:35

#574 - Money Grows on Moringa Trees

After recovering from a chronic illness through the power of plants, a woman trades in hedge funds by day and healing powders by night. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:35

#575 - Weekly Recap: Setbacks, Roadblocks, and Challenges

In our thirtieth recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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: @chrisguillebeauInstagram: @193countries Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:35

#576 - Rhode Island Mom Has Side Hustle In The Bag

A communications manager and mother of two young children manufactures an innovative solution for a common shopping 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:35

#577 - Six-Figure Sneakers: College Grad Earns $10,000/Month Reselling Shoes

While waiting tables, a recent college grad discovers the world of “sneakerheads.” He then learns to buy and resell shoes, earning a six-figure income and quitting his job within 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:35

#578 - Global Supply Chain Adventures: American Ships Brazilian Hair to Liberia

This shipping executive’s foreign friends struggled to get their hands on the American goods he took for granted. His new business now delivers thousands of packages a month to countries like Liberia and Hungary. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:35

#579 - Online Bike Store Owner Gears Up for Hands-Off Profits

After following his wife around Italy, an Irishman takes life by the handlebars—breaking the cycle of new jobs by learning how to drop-ship e-bikes. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:35

#580 - Pump It Up! Project Manager Elevates Female Fitness

When diet and fitness fads run their course, this Aussie builds a tribe of over 16,000 followers and a side hustle that brings in $10,000/month. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:35

#581 - Oil & Gas Worker Becomes Sports Videographer for Polo Games

A project planner gets inspired by his son’s soccer game and then creates a rewarding business as a sports videographer. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:35

#582 - Weekly Recap: “This Time, It’s Different”

In our thirty-first recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:35

#583 - Line Chef Makes Millions Cooking Up Apron Empire

A chef sets out to reinvent the humble apron, growing it to a multi-million-dollar company while still working in restaurants at night. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:35

#584 - Mini Foam Roller Works Out the Kinks

A San Diego project manager creates a tiny foam roller relieve pain and prevent injury no matter where you are. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:34

#585 - If At First You Don’t Succeed, Make DIY Journals

Two friends try to start an online wedding platform, but they end up with a monthly subscription service offering personalized DIY journals.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:34

#586 - Louisiana Oil Worker Creates Premium Duffel Bag

This born-and-bred oil worker didn’t need to strike oil to create his profitable, “badass” 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:34

#587 - Graphic Designer Paints a Picture Worth $8,000/Month

This designer is the picture of success with a side hustle that draws in a full-time 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:34

#588 - Ohio State Students Make Big Moves Storing Items

The annual student moving exodus provides side hustle inspiration for two university roommates.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:34

#589 - Weekly Recap: Busy People Get More Done

In our thirty-second recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:34

#590 - Former Teacher Becomes Children’s Magazine Publisher

A teacher begins working part-time as a personal chef at children’s baking parties, then starts a magazine about healthy food. The project now brings in around $5,000/month in recurring 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:34

#591 - The Coffee Grinder That Made $300,000

Rise and shine! A petroleum engineer finds the perfect item to resell on Amazon. He goes on to sell $300,000 worth of the humble coffee grinder. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:34

#592 - Agricultural Teacher Earns $200,000 Selling Lesson Plans

After creating course materials for a forgotten group of educators, this agricultural teacher now earns a significant income from a growing 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:34

#593 - University Director Turns Draining Problem Into Profitable Power-Up

He panicked whenever he saw his phone battery running out, but he could never find the right power bank to fit his needs—so he decided to power-up and make 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:34

#594 - Squeaky Clean Couple Raise the Bar with Online Soap Sales

A husband and wife clean up with a homemade soap side hustle that’s no lathering matter. It’s currently earning $50,000 a month! Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:34

#595 - Health Scare Pushes Marketer To Start Profitable Blog

When she found out she had high cholesterol, she knew it was time to make a change in her life. Learning to make an extra $2,000/month telling people about it came along as an unexpected bonus. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:34

#596 - Weekly Recap: When to Ignore Good Advice

In our thirty-third recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:33

#597 - Six-Figure Beekeeping Biz Buzzes for Minnesota Couple

The buzzworthy journey of Minnesotan bees and their keepers. These hardy bees don’t mess around—last year they produced $150,000 in sweet 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:33

#598 - Crafty Mompreneur Brings in $12,000 in Eight Weeks

A mom in search of a new side hustle creates a profitable after-school enrichment class. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:33

#599 - Avocado Queen Earns $45,000 Selling Spreadable Granola

After sharing about her recovery from unhealthy eating, this health tech worker leverages an Instagram following and turns a kitchen experiment into a growing 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:33

#600! Canadian Colleagues Publish Children’s Books About Real Life

Two Canadian mothers shake up the children’s book narrative by publishing stories that tell the truth about hard things in 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:33

#601 - Frenchman Says Bonjour to $35,000/Month Foodie Hustle

After relocating to Quebec, this continental creative brings seasonal flavor to an artisanal food retailing biz. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:33

#602 - Crafting Maven Creates World’s Most Practical Workbook

A particularly productive crafter shares her goal-setting tips with readers, then goes on to make a “Get to Work Book” that earns more than $1 million in sales in the first 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:33

#603 - Weekly Recap: Bees, Children’s Books, & Granola Butter

In our thirty-fourth recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:33

#604 - Military-Themed Teddy Bears Help Kids Hibernate

An ad executive turned teddy bear manufacturer creates a military-grade sleep system for children, earning $100,000 in sales and making a lot of people beary happy. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:33

#605 - Hungover Accountant Starts “Morning After” Party Cleanup Service

Hungover after a night of hosting a party, an Australian accountant comes up with an unusual cleaning service that goes on to earn $30,000/year part-time. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:33

#606 - One Man’s Trashed Mash is Another Man’s Cash

What starts as a collegiate adventure in getting around the legal drinking age requirements leads to a mission that turns trash into cash. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:33

EXTENDED CUT: Six-Figure Drone Pilots

Can you really make six-figures using a drone to take pictures of houses? These people do, and most of them didn’t have special training before they started. This special episode also discusses how to spot other opportunities like this one. Have you found a golden opportunity recently? Write me at podcast@sidehustleschool.com or @chrisguilllebeau on Twitter. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:33

#607 - Miniature Dollhouse Website Pays Full-Size Profits

A digital marketing manager finds success by growing her dollhouse drop-shipping website business—all without paying for advertising, and by working only one hour 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:32

#608 - Insult This! Witty Event Organizer Prepares You to Respond to Rudeness

After experiencing the frustrating moment of not having a witty reply for a rude stranger, this event organizer launches a website to share the best comebacks for every situation. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:32

#609 - Aussie Cyclist Shifts Into Gear With Online Shop

After a painful breakup, an account manager becomes a new spokes-person for side hustling by reselling bicycle gear. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:32

#610 - Weekly Recap: Have a #HappierLaborDay!

In our thirty-fifth recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:32

#611 - CPA Earns Six-Figures Selling Spreadsheets to Etsy Sellers

This CPA was burned out on office work, so she turned her efforts to an Etsy business—but it wasn’t long before she was hitting the books again, just in a more creative way. Her new spreadsheets help Etsy sellers and earn a six-figure income for her. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:32

#612 - It’s All Smiles For Two Friends Brushing Away Bacteria

In search of a side hustle, two Australian friends learn to import toothbrushes from the U.S., earning $30,000 in profit. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:32

#613 - Developer Gets Paid for Weekend Trips Abroad

This web developer always wanted to travel, but only had a few days a year to do it. Little did she know that her jam-packed adventures would become a profitable 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:32

#728 - Extreme Makeover: Tinder Photo Edition

This fashion photographer was used to seeing bad Tinder photos, but they never stopped shocking her. “Do they know what they’re communicating with this image?” she thought. No, they didn’t.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:21

#729 - WEEKLY RECAP: Top Lessons of 2018!

That’s a wrap! Well, almost—in our FINAL recap of 2018, Chris shares several overall lessons from the 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:21

#730 - Family Business Connects Household Cardboard to Geometry Lessons

When a mom starts a furniture business, it inspires her kids to try their own hands at business from an early age.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:21

#731 - Season III Begins! Make 2019 Your Best Year Yet

We’re back for the third year in a row with more stories! Here’s what it’s all about and what you can expect as we level-up for our awesome listeners. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:21

#732 - PE Teacher Resells Concert Tickets, Earns $12,000/Month

After selling a few tickets to concerts he couldn’t attend, this teacher found himself with a lucrative side hustle that changed his 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:21

#733 - Networking Success Is Served with a Side of Eggs

Inspired by a generation’s obsession with startups and brunch, this Wall Street relationship manager combines the two on a silver platter. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:21

#734 - Data Geek Charts Course From Analyst to Author

Bored at work, a young economics analyst gets creative and designs charts about love and breakups. She ends up with a book deal—and a better job. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:21

#735 - Bucket List Becomes Swashbuckling Adventure Tour Company

A small-town Oregonian grows a travel blog 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:20

#736 - WEEKLY RECAP: 3 Priorities to Keep You Focused

In our 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:20

#737 - Retro Hair Accessories Scrunch Up $4,000/Month

Remember the hair scrunchie from the 1980s? It’s making a comeback, and this community college administrator sells thousands of them from her home.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:20

#738 - iPhone “Progress App” Weighs in with Measurable Profits

He missed out on the early gold rush of the Apple store, but this UK bank employee arrives three years later with an app that’s built to last. He now earns a full-time income from it while traveling the world.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:20

#739 - Car Enthusiast Sells DIY Tune-Up Kits

A longtime side hustler creates a series of products for fellow car enthusiasts.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:20

#740 - Trip to Europe Inspires Adventurous Blanket Biz

After returning from an extended trip abroad, this digital strategist draws on a sense of adventure to source and sell heirloom throw blankets.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:20

#741 - Photographer Visits 30 Countries, Leading Tours & Getting Paid

After struggling to build an online following, a photographer changes course and finds the right lens.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:20

#742 - Louisiana Vegan Community Becomes a Big Dill

Feeling like the only vegans in Louisiana, two friends start a roving, multi-course dinner series.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:20

#743 - WEEKLY RECAP: Government Shuts Down, Your Life Continues

In our 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:20

#744 - It’s No Joke: Prank Musical Greeting Card Earns $36,000/Month

What starts as a silly idea to make a musical greeting card with no off-switch turns into a multiple six-figure, nonstop success for two brothers.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:20

#745 - The Mystical Solution to Modern Love (and Money)

A lifelong side hustler becomes a part-time relationship coach, starting a new service in response to a clear need.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:20

#746 - Bartenders Turn Trivia Night Into $1.5 Million Business

From an initial investment of just $300, a pair of Cincinnati bartenders transform trivia night into a seven-figure franchise.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:20

#747 - Un-Tours Of Myanmar Offer Adventure and Unpredictability

His friends kept asking him to lead tours of Myanmar, and he finally agreed. But he wasn’t going to stick to the usual sights—these ‘un-tours’ would be anything but typical.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:19

#748 - An Everyday Bag That Gives Back to Women in India

A woman turns her need for a solid, everyday bag into a project that employs women at risk of human trafficking in West Bengal, India.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:19

#749 - Nacho Average Tacos! Chef Puts Twist on Mexican Culinary Classics

A San Diego chef turns her weekend catering gig into a popular brick and mortar restaurant for visitors on both sides of the border..  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:19

#750 - WEEKLY RECAP: The Parable of the Plumber

In our 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:19

#751 - Distracted Coach Creates Accountability Software

Recognizing his own need for accountability, an executive coach develops a tool to allow people who work alone to overcome procrastination.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:19

#752 - Marimba Rental Business Hits All The Right Notes

Arriba! A father of four starts a marimba flipping business to fund child’s tuition.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:19

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: Side Hustle Society Returns!

After ten months of waiting, our online community is now open to new members. Get feedback on your ideas and go from idea to income in 2019!  --> SideHustleSchool.com/society Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:19

#753 - Bank Employee Kindles Candle Profits

When her favorite candle shop leaves town, a Portland woman lights the way and starts her 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:19

#754 - Engineer Parses His Way To 2x Income

His first 25 side hustles failed … but on his 26th attempt, this software engineer ends up replicating the income from his day job.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:19

#755 - All Work and No Play Inspires Nurses to Hustle

When two nurses discover the cash potential hidden in your toddler’s toy chest, they trade in their scrubs for Play-Doh and Frozen figurines … bringing in six-figures their first 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:19

#756 - Catholic Designer Creates Stylish Apparel Line

What shall it profit a man to gain the whole world but not sell any t-shirts? This designer cast his bread upon the waters and ended up with a profitable fashion 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:19

#757 - WEEKLY RECAP: Last Call for Side Hustle Society!

In our 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:19

#758 - Packing Cube Sales Earn $6,000/Month With No Inventory

A presidential pencil holder and a keen eye for travel gear leads to a $6,000/month travel 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:18

#759 - Tote Bag Titans! Teachers’ Custom Bag Shoulders $110,000 Profits

Two teachers create a multi-tasking tote bag from scratch, building it into a six-figure business in just six 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: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:18

#760 - Friends Team Up to Deliver Compassionate Tech Support

A nonprofit executive partners with a friend to provide IT services for charities and small businesses. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:18

#761 “Teachers Against Humanities” Card Deck Unites Educators

A British teacher turns wit and sarcasm about his job into an expansion card deck for the popular Cards Against Humanities game. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:18

#762 - Eat, Graze, Love: Massive Cheese Platters Become Life of the Party

An Aussie woman quits her job to earn a full-time income from catering mega-sized snack boards at parties.   Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:18

#763 - Beekeepers Build Buzzing Backyard Business

After learning to care for bees by watching YouTube, this European couple living in Australia turns it into a full-time 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:18

#764 - WEEKLY RECAP: "My worst song has made the most money...”

In our 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:18

#765 - Dynamic Sister Duo Bids Up Profits for Charities

Going, going, gone! Two sisters harness a unique skill to help charities “get in on the auction.” Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:18

#766 - Vigil Anti-Hacker Logs $110,000 Profit

A high school student uses ethical hacking to discover computer bugs, earning as much as $20,000 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:18

#767 - The Paleo Bagel: No Wheat, No Worries

A middle aged fitness junkie goes all-in with the Paleo diet, but misses his daily bagel—so he goes on a quest to create “the Pagel.” Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:18

#768 - Clothing Boutique Burns Down, Rebuilds to 4 Locations

This contractor went from flipping refurbished clothes on the side to starting her own boutique. After the store burns down in a fire, she carefully reads her insurance policy to discover she’s entitled to an additional $30,000 payment.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:18

#769 - Rocket Scientist Launches Out-Of-This-World Tutoring Business

A NASA rocket scientist engineers her students toward top-flight grades. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:18

#770 - Teacher Makes Money Asking Questions Outside the Classroom

A West Virginia high-school teacher hosts trivia night for extra income—then earns a share for other hosts who use his equipment. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:17

#771 - WEEKLY RECAP: Keeping Up With What Matters

In our 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:17

#772 - Athletes Create “Chewable Energy” Gum

Searching for energy on-the-go without a nasty crash or sugar rush, these two friends and high-performing athletes chew on the idea until inspiration strikes. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:17

#773 - Artistic Wedding Backdrop Offers Updated Photo Alternative

Two friends create an unusual wedding centerpiece, renting it to couples in search of a nontraditional wedding ceremony.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:17

#774 - Wisconsin Natives Hustle Coasters for Love of Good Beer

When the beaches of Florida do nothing to diminish their love of their home state, two Wisconsin natives combine their love of Milwaukee and beer into a circular 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:17

#775 - MFA Student Trades Pen for Keyboard

Can a creative writer compete with Google? This one does, and he goes on to earn $12,500 in recurring monthly 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.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:17

#776 - Mom Starts Uber Easy Side Hustle Taxiing Kids

An Aussie mom of five discovers an easy way to make cash by giving rides to her kids’ schoolmates.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:17

#777 - Management Consultant Creates Astute Traveling Videos

Travel videos on YouTube seemed like a crowded market, but this rewards-loving consultant finds a way to stand 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:17

#778 - WEEKLY RECAP: Lessons Learned from Society Launch

In our 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:17

#779 - Piggy Bank Disaster Turns Millennial Into Money Master

A British millennial keeps her savings in an old-fashioned piggy bank … until it’s stolen! Upon recovering from the loss, she invents an all new 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:17

#780 - Professional Boxer Packs a Punch with Quality CBD Oil

After years of dealing with chronic pain, an athlete discovers the magic of CBD oil—then teams up with his sister to become a ringside evangelist for it. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:17

#781 - Workforce Expert Creates Empowerment Consultancy

After feeling mistreated at work, this workforce development expert regroups and plans her escape. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:17

#782 - Social Enterprise Project Empowers Middle School Girls

Three women create a community to connect girls with caregivers while exploring topics about body image, STEM, and creativity. It’s not a charity; it’s a for-profit, social enterprise. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:16

#783 - Mortgage “Baker” Whisks Up Profitable Storefront

A mortgage specialist mixes her love for baking into a sugary, profitable 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:16

#784 - Fire in the Hole! Handcrafted Drumsticks Ignite Into Profits

A woman creates an Etsy store to market her wood-burned artistry wares, specializing in custom, handcrafted drumsticks. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:16

#785 - WEEKLY RECAP: Accountability and the Reverse Bucket List

In our 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:16

#786 - Stylish Clothes Reseller Becomes Fashion Consultant

A broke college student learns to buy and resell designer clothes, then transitions the business into a high-end fashion consultancy. He now earns six figures annually! Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:16

#787 - HVAC Craftsman Carves Out Woodworking Income

This heating and air company sales rep had all but given up on his childhood love of woodworking. But after a six-year break and a random Instagram post, he found his interest rekindling. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:16

#788 - Event Planner Puts the “Treat” in Retreat

A project manager makes a big move to host retreats from her new ranch. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:16

#789 - Graphic Designer Sketches Old Homes for New Money

An Australian graphic designer discovers a way to save for a house of her own by drawing the homes of others. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:16

#790 - College Student Manages Large Ad Campaigns for Businesses

A teenager learns online marketing techniques by watching YouTube, then goes on to manage ad campaigns of up to $50,000/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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:16

#791 - Ad Agency Rep Designs Wedding Stationery

After helping out her sister, this Nebraska advertising agency employee learns that her creative skills are far from stationary. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:16

#792 - WEEKLY RECAP: The $0 Startup, Sign Hustles, and Ways to Save Time

In our 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:16

#793 - Actress Becomes Organizational Director of Organization

After chasing her dreams of being an actress, this soap opera star charts a new course as an organizational maven.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:16

#794 - Nostalgic Bowl Of Pozole Inspires Spicy Hustle

He loved making his family’s recipe of Mexican pozole soup ... but it took a long time and there were no options to speed it up. Could he create one? Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:16

#795 - Hand Lettering Artist Upgrades Cheesy Photo Booth Props

An illustrator gives boring wedding photo booth props a much-needed upgrade, creating an alternative to greeting cards at the same time. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:15

#796 - Real Estate Agent Supplements Commissions By Renovating Homes

A real estate agent in Spain grows tired of seeing buyers reject promising homes in need of renovation. When he learns to manage the renovation himself, he ends up with more sales and an additional $2,200/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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:15

#797 - Bass Player Starts BassLayerz Clothing Hustle

Sports fans have all kinds of options to showcase their love of the game through apparel. Why can’t musicians have the same? Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:15

#798 - Continuing Education Directory Earns Six Figures

An Australian woman leaves her marketing agency to launch a directory for architects in need of professional development credits. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:15

#799 - WEEKLY RECAP: Listener Success Stories (and more!)

In our tenth 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:15

#800 - The Sisterhood of the Traveling Digital Nomads

A German chemist goes nomadic and builds a community for women who 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:15

#801 - Tote-ally Functional Bags for Women on the Go

Keep calm and carry on! After struggling with her bags on the subway one too many times, a New Yorker takes the problem into her own hands and makes over $100,000.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:15

#802 - Think Like a Lawyer: An Underground School For Lifelong Learning

An unconventional attorney starts a non-traditional adult education school that grows to more than 900 courses.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:15

#803 - Financial Analyst Unearths Organic Plant Shop

After growing up with a green thumb, this full-time analyst digs her way to fun, part-time foliage 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:15

#804 - Shy Expat Uses “Deep Questions” Cards to Spark Conversations

After moving to Toronto, this German video marketer years to create meaningful connections. He finds the answer in a series of playing cards he calls “Ask Deep Questions.”  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:15

#805 - Math Major Counts Cards, Beats Vegas Dealers

Beat the dealer! Putting his college degree to good use, a Christian card-counter earns hundreds of thousands of dollars at the casino. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:15

#806 - WEEKLY RECAP: The Conversion Problem

In our tenth 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:14

#807 - Rosary Bead Hustle Pays Bills for Homeschooling Mom

A stay-at-home mom’s prayers are answered when she begins to earn a full-time income making and selling rosary beads.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:14

#808 - The 50 Shades of Editing Romance Novels

A corporate recruiter pursues a steamy side business editing romance novels.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:14

#809 - ABC News Reporter Dishes Out Profitable Pizza Tour

A Chicago food reporter launches weekly pizza tours, showing Windy City visitors that there’s more to life than just deep-dish.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:14

#810 - Freelancer Starts New Hustle to Help Frustrated Clients

Many of this freelancer’s clients all suffered from the same frustrations. They needed more time and fewer headaches—so she started a project to help them build productive systems.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:14

#811 - Colorado Artist Quits Job, Goes Back to Work, Then Quits Again

A Colorado artist utilizes Instagram and wholesale relationships to grow his following and bank account with unique designs. When his first attempt to go full-time ends in frustration, he regroups for a second attempt.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:14

#812 - Photojournalist Crafts Fighter Jet Jewelry to Relive History

A New Zealander’s artistic side hustle encourages nostalgia while providing extra income and a creative outlet. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:14

#813 - WEEKLY RECAP: What Happens When a Partnership Ends?

In our eleventh 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:14

#814 - Cocktail Lovers Earn Liquid Profits from Boozy Pins

An expat couple captures the spirit of their favorite drinks with punny cocktail pins. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:14

#815 - Personal Problem Leads to Profitable Project

Thousands of women struggle to pee while wearing shapewear after a surgery. This side hustler and her product designer husband invent a no-mess 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:14

#816 - Rustic Wall Hangings Rack Up Worthwhile Profits

A self-taught manufacturer of home decor transitions her part-time curiosity into a full-time woodworking 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:14

#817 - If At First You Don’t Succeed, Tarot Again

When her initial idea to make chocolate proves to be more challenging than expected, an illustrative Seattleite finds something mystical in her hand-drawn packaging.    Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:14

#818 - Jealous Designer Starts Popular Art Blog

Jealousy leads to opportunity when a bored graphic designer channels her love of artwork into an online masterpiece.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:13

#819 - Architect Designs Blueprint For Fashionable Online Shop

A childhood love of sewing comes in handy for this architect’s side hustle goals later in 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:13

#820 - WEEKLY RECAP: Treat Your Business Like It's Alive

In our thirteenth 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:13

#821 - College Grads Start $6 Million Agency in Social Media Wild West

Today’s featured hustlers were in the first wave of college students to use Facebook. It didn’t take long to see how big it would become—and how much money they could make with it.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:13

#822 - Artistic Duo Sells 8,000 T-Shirts in One Year

When two friends find themselves in a turbulent journalism industry that eventually closes its doors to them, they strike out on their own—but not before finding more stable jobs first.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:13

#823 - Tailor-Made Teas Brew Steamy Steeped-In Profits

A San Diego woman brews her side hustle into a booming tea business by helping customers design custom tea blends.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:13

#824 - Boston Friends Create Multicultural Masterpiece

When two training managers notice a lack of diversity in their local art scene, they launch a for-profit, multicultural space for paint parties.   Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:13

#825 - Digging For Profits: One Man’s Trash Is Another Man’s Hustle

An automotive painter discovers a profit center in the scrap bin at work.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:13

#826 - LA Graphic Designer Influences Influencers

A college graduate takes a chance pitching design work to YouTube influencers, then turns it into a full-fledged agency earning $10,000/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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:13

#827 - WEEKLY RECAP: Earning Passive Income with Udemy and LinkedIn

In our fourteenth 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:13

#828 - Chronic Illness Inspires Mobile-Friendly Yoga Biz

A traveling copywriter develops online yoga courses for people with chronic illnesses.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:13

#829 - The 10-Year Quest for Must-Have Mustard

When a young couple takes a trip to Ireland, they experience the deliciousness of house-made mustard for the first time. After returning to the U.S, they spend years crafting the perfect recipe. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:13

#830 - Bilingual Insurance Agent Translates Problem-Solving into Profits

After working for free doing odd jobs for friends, an insurance agent with a love of Chinese culture carves out a $40,000/year 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:12

#831 - Frustrated Mom Grows Hair Brush Hustle to Seven Figures

Hoping to work the tangles out of her kids’ morning routine, a Colorado mom creates her own solution to the struggles that come with having curly hair.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:12

#832 - TV Writer Casts Himself in Lead Hustle Role

A Los Angeles based TV and magazine writer writes himself into a role of memorable audio interviews.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:12

#833 - Interior Designer Starts Boutique Airbnb Alternative

She’d stayed in her share of iffy and icky Airbnbs, and wondered why there wasn’t a better service for boutique, well-designed homes. Now there is.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:12

#834 - WEEKLY RECAP: How to Calculate the Value of Your Time

In our fifteenth 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:12

#835 - Cake Artist’s Confections Whisk Up Delicious Profits

This pastry chef starts by baking on the side, then grows her hustle into a full-time business selling more than $100,000 worth of wedding and custom cakes 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:12

#836 - Music Graduate Makes Spare Change Filling Spare Rooms

After graduating and moving to London, this self taught coder builds a website to help housemates find each other. Fifteen years later, it earns millions of dollars in profit and has hundreds of thousands of members.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:12

#837 - Amsterdam Bike Tours Become Passive Profit Center

A traveler’s attempt to pay rent turns into one of Amsterdam’s premier touring companies. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:12

#838 - Multiple-Use Plastics Take Big Bite for the Environment

A designer reinvents her life and work, starting an eco-friendly line of multiple-use plastics. It’s good for the environment, AND it’s highly profitable. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:12

#839 - Guitar Player Chalks Up Success by Enjoying the Process

A systems administrator and lifelong guitar player generates thousands per month writing about his musical hobby.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:12

#840 - NYC Student Starts Barking Business Walking Dogs

A busy college student discovers a way to create his own schedule and make $2,000 a month by walking dogs.   Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:12

#841 - WEEKLY RECAP: Side Hustle Book Is Just $1.99 (This Week Only)

In our sixteenth 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: #SideHustleSchoo lShow notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:12

#842 - Plant Ahead: Healthy Food Blog Sprouts Membership Service

A Canadian Communications Officer and lover of plant-based food starts a meal prep service, earning $2,000 in monthly recurring revenue within her first three 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:11

#843 - Chemical Engineer Zips Up Solution for Baggy Shirts

When an engineer receives a ridiculously baggy work shirt, he grabs it by the collar and designs a DIY tailoring device. Four years later, he’s sold $150,000 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:11

#844 - Avid Reader Sells Used Books On Instagram

4An IT analyst makes page-turning profits after building a dedicated audience of book enthusiasts. You can make money without a large following! Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:11

#845 - Canadian Moms Invent Baby Monitors for Active Toddlers

This Canadian mom woke up to find her son cuddling a sprinkler she’d left on the porch the night before. The realization her son had left the house in the middle of the night prompted her and a friend to create the next stage of baby monitors.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:11

#846 - New Mom Uses Pinterest to Launch Parenting Blog

With a goal of avoiding “fluffy” content, a new mom launches a parenting blog that provides lots of detailed, practical info. In one recent month, she earned more than $1,500 from advertising and referral fees.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:11

#847 - Opera Singer Moonlights as Home Improvement Contractor

A New York City opera singer channels her inner handywoman skills to become a “practical diva.”  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:11

#848 - WEEKLY RECAP: Should You Feel Guilty About Passive Income?

In our seventeenth 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:11

#849 - Savvy Bride Turns Budget Wedding Into Six Figure Success

A frugal bride starts blogging about how to save money while planning a wedding. After a lot of hard work, she’s now generating over six figures per 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:11

#850 - Best Buy Employee Moonlights as Online Ad Consultant

A digital marketer freelances away his nights and weekends, eventually turning his side gig into a multi-million dollar ad 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:11

#851 - “The Little Mermaid” Inspires Six-Figure Sleeping Bag Biz

A special effects artists turns his Hollywood trade into an oceanic brand that makes unique sleeping bags for 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:11

#852 - Landscape Architect Knots Together Macrame Workshops

One woman’s passion for macrame turns into a money-making side hustle teaching others the craft.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:11

#853 - Retiree Earns Extra Income with Upcycled Journals

A nonprofit consultant makes journals from recycled materials, using her side hustle to transition into retirement.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:11

#854 - Artistic Couple Juggles Parenthood and Hustling

After starting off with no real focus, this couple uses goal-setting and hard work to forge a vision and earn $30,000 in the arts.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.   Share: #SideHustleSchool Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Twitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:10

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:10

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:10

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:10

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:10

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:10

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:10

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:10

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:10

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:10

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:10

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:10

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:09

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:09

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:09

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:09

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:09

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:09

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:09

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:09

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:09

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:09

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:09

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:08

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:08

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:08

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:08

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:08

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:08

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:08

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:08

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:08

**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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:08

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:08

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:08

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:08

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:07

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:07

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:07

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:07

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:07

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:07

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:07

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:07

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:07

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:07

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:07

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:06

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:06

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:06

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:06

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:06

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:06

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:06

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:06

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:06

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:06

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:06

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:06

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:05

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:05

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:05

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:05

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:05

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:05

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:05

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:05

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:05

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:05

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:05

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:04

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:04

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:04

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:04

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:04

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:04

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:04

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:04

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:04

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:04

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:04

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:04

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:03

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:03

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:03

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:03

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:03

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:03

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:03

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:58

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:58

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:58

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:58

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:58

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:58

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:58

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:58

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:57

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:57

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:57

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:57

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:57

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:57

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:57

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:57

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:57

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:57

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:57

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:56

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:56

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:56

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

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22 Mar 14:56

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:56

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:56

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:56

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:56

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:56

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:56

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:56

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:56

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:55

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:55

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:55

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:55

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:55

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:55

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:55

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:55

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:55

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:55

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:55

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:55

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:54

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:54

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:54

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:54

# 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:54

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:54

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:54

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:54

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:54

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:54

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:54

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:54

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:53

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:53

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:53

# 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:53

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:53

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:53

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:53

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:53

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:53

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:53

# 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:53

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:53

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:52

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:52

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:52

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:52

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:52

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:52

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:52

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:52

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:52

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:52

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:52

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:52

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:51

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:51

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:51

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:51

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:51

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:51

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:51

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:51

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:51

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:51

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:51

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:51

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:50

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:50

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:50

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:50

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:50

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:50

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:50

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:50

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:50

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:50

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:50

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:50

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:49

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:49

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:49

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:49

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:49

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:49

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:49

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:49

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:49

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:49

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:49

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:48

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:48

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:48

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:48

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:48

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:48

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:48

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:48

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:48

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:48

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:48

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:48

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:47

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:47

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:47

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:47

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:47

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:47

# 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:47

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:47

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:47

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:47

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:47

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:47

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:46

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:46

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:46

#614 - Swipe Some Inspiration From This Sticky Side Hustle

After designing a laminated menu for a restaurant, this product design manager has “the write idea” to create reusable paper. She then sells it to brands like Airbnb, earning up to $10,000 a month. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:32

#615 - Aussie Mom Earns $3,000/Month From Affiliate Links

After overcoming obstacles in her search for remote work opportunities, this stay-at-home mom creates her own resource website to help others. She gets paid when visitors click through to register for programs she promotes. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:32

#616 - Attorney Defends Women’s Right To Good Content

This attorney was frustrated with the content the media creates for modern women—so she started her own magazine to represent what women like her wanted to read. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:32

#617 - Weekly Recap: Don’t Compete with Amazon

In our thirty-sixth recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:32

#618 - The Rise and Fall of BirdSupplies.com

Before the boom of online shopping, this bird lover struggled to find quality products for her feathery friends. She decides to take flight herself, earning up to $250,000/year reselling supplies. Squawk!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:31

#619 - London Photographer Rents Camera Gear 1,100 Times

A London receptionist rents out his photography equipment on a peer-to-peer sharing site… over and over and over. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:31

#620 - Sisters Create Bundle Of Joy With Customized Board Game

Two sisters living in New York City relive their childhood memories and create a personalized board game, earning $16,500 in the first four 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:31

#621 - Sign Language Videos Spell Out Profits for Special Ed Teacher

After using puppets to make sign language videos for her toddlers, an educator stumbles upon an underserved 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:31

#622 - When the Rubber Hits the Road, This Mom of Three Earns $5,000/Month

After making a simple change to the color of her custom-image rubber ink stamps, this interior designer and mother-of-three from Texas began earning $5,000 a month. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:31

#623 - Outsource Date Night With This Sexy Side Hustle

Love the idea of a romantic evening, but don’t have the time to plan it? These best friends from Florida will take care of everything for you. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:31

#624 - Weekly Recap: Crowdfunding Is Not a Business Model.

In our thirty-seventh recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:31

#625 - Marathon Runner Earns Full-Time Income Trying On Shoes

A decade-long “marathon distance” project earns six-figures in affiliate commissions for this patient runner. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:31

#626 - Salesman’s Spicy Side Hustle Serves Up Serious Sales

After hosting a popular Super Bowl party, a St. Louis salesman brings his fiery-hot, yet extra-flavorful hot sauce to the 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:31

#627 - Rehearsal App for Actors Earns $500,000

Not satisfied with the iPhone’s built-in Voice Recorder, a radio host and acting coach creates his own app to help actors rehearse. It goes on to earn more than $500,000. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:31

#628 - Charismatic Coaching Duo Earns $50,000/Month

These two friends knew that charisma and confidence were important to success—but the success they create goes far beyond their wildest imaginations. They begin by selling $10 ebooks, and now sell $600 courses every single day. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:31

#629 - Tie One On for This Australian High School Teacher

To get some business experience on the cheap, this teacher creates and sells his own bow ties. When he’s ready to move on, he sells the business itself. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:31

#630 - Colorado Nutritionist Reworks Role to Get Paid Twice

It’s all smoothies and smooth moves for this dual-role nutritionist from Colorado. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:30

#631 - Weekly Recap: Nothing is Sacred, So Look Out for Yourself

In our thirty-eighth recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:30

#632 - Sound Engineer Makes $80,000/Year Handing Out Free Maps

A former sound engineer in Texas maps out a successful career by providing free information guides for hotel guests. The guides are underwritten by advertisers, who pay for their business to get in front of out-of-town guests. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:30

#633 - The Clothes Dryer That Changed a Family Forever

When this government employee is let go from his job, he stumbles upon a reselling opportunity that would end up helping his family ride the coming recession—and eventually earn six figures in a single 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:30

#634 - Physician Designs Plush Toys to Teach Anatomy

A physician designs and manufactures plush toys in the shape of human organs. They’re used to teach kids about the human body and as “get well soon” gifts for hospital patients. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:30

#635 - Trader Joe’s Sign Artist Earns $43,200 Selling Tea-Stained Prints

Discovering the art of tea-stained prints using publicly available (and free!) art, a Trader Joe’s employee begins earning $3,600 a month selling custom prints 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:30

#636 - Canadian Mom Rolls Out Supportive Side Hustle

It’s no secret that crutches are uncomfortable. Their little-known alternative has led to a profitable side hustle for this caretaker Canadian. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:30

#637 - Jiu-Jitsu Instructor Pins Down Mobile Workout Tool

An unconventional workout tool becomes a hit on Kickstarter, then goes on to earn $20,000 a month for its creator. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:30

#638 - Weekly Recap: Making Time for What Matters

In our thirty-ninth recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:30

#639 - Food Lover Sells Granola to Hungry Google Employees

From the local farmers market to the kitchens of major tech corporations—this granola recipe isn’t good, it’s grrrrrrr-eat! Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:30

#640 - New Yorker Covers Up With Comfy Underwear Line

For years, she wanted her own side hustle—and she finally uncovered it in a drawer of intimate apparel. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:30

# 641 - Firefighter Uses Chainsaw for Jumbo-Sized Woodworking

Taking advantage of some downtime, this Alberta firefighter picks up a chainsaw and begins carving out life-sized wooden bears. He sells his creations to universities, restaurants, and anyone who wants a unique (and large!) handcrafted item. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:30

#642 - German DJ Turns Up Profits with Magic Marriage Mixes

After a false start with an online course that fails to sell, a DJ in Germany takes a risk with a more controversial product—and finally finds the right beat. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:29

#643 - Hit the Streets With These Chicago Walking Tours

A trip to South America inspired this pet supplies manager to launch his own “free” walking tour 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:29

#644 - “Productivity Nannies” Dig Concentration Caves for Modern Workers

Fall into a hole and don’t come out until your work is complete! These three friends create daylong, distraction-free zones for the masses. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:29

#645 - Weekly Recap: Will People Pay for History Lessons?

In our fortieth recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:29

#646 - Rent the Chicken! An Egg-Cellent Idea Clucks Into Cash

Yes, really: this Pennsylvania couple rents out 2,000 chickens to people interested in urban homesteading. It’s a side hustle worth clucking about!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:29

#647 - UK Sales Manager Calls Shots With Photographic Film Shop

A niche market of photographers who use analog film hasn’t had a one-stop shop for all the supplies they need—at least until this UK sales manager develops one in partnership with his mom and sister.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:29

#648 - Food Tour Guide Chomps Down on $100,000 Profit

After first beginning with private cooking lessons, this former marketer discovers an even bigger opportunity in the world of food 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:29

#649 - Designer Makes $1M Giving It The Old College Try

Missing the South after migrating north to Boston, a designer creates a series of sports-themed pennants and t-shirts that put hometown pride on display. Since starting up, he’s had more than $1M in sales and earned a profit of $5,000 each month.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:29

#650 - Soda-licious! Nike Manager Creates Fruit-Infused Balsamic Beverages

When he can’t find a non-alcoholic beverage worthy of greatness, this Nike manager learns to create, package, and sell his own line of fruit-infused balsamic sodas. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:29

#651 - Delaware Woman Solves Embarrassing Problem

When the summer heat brings sweaty streaks, this aircraft company employee finds a way to wipe away the moisture. Bonus: this episode is presented by Whitney Korenek, our longtime Content Manager. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:29

#652 - Weekly Recap: Treat Your Part-Time Hustle Like a Real Business

In our forty-first recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:29

#653 - Crossfit Trainer Starts Meal Prep Service for Hungry Customers

A Crossfit trainer and her videographer partner create a healthy meal prep and delivery service, launching it with zero startup costs and growing to nearly $1m in 3 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:28

#654 - Nestle Employee Doubles Salary By Playing Video Games at Night

Hard work pays off! After three years of streaming video games to an audience of thousands every night, this marketing manager now earns more from his side gig than he does from his day job.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:28

#655 - Tinder Matched Couple Swipes Right to Sell Cupcakes

After meeting on Tinder, a couple takes a long walk through Central Park and decides to sell cupcakes for $20 each. Surprise: it works.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:28

#656 - IT Manager Stitches Seamless Sewing Side Hustle

Needing a way to reconnect with her creative side, this IT manager learns to thread her hustle into her 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:28

#657 - Inventor Unclogs Profits With Innovative Drain Solution

A modern-day Edison creates a million-dollar product after constantly cleaning up loose hair in his household drains.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:28

#658 - Litigator Saves Bloggers From Legal Destruction

“They’re all illegal!” As an attorney, she knew that bloggers weren’t following the rules, but it was painfully obvious that nobody else did.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:28

#659 - Weekly Recap: Don’t Be Afraid to Tear Down & Rebuild

In our forty-second recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:28

#660 - Beard Oil Behemoth Expands to 35 Countries

How one man grew his $46 idea into a six-figure monthly sales machine selling beard oil.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:28

#661 - Physical Therapist Sells 57,000 “Neck Hammocks”

In trying to remedy his own workout injuries, this physical therapist invents a portable device to relieve pain. He then patents the device and sells 57,000 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:28

#662 - Tech Employee Gets Paid to Visit Napa Wineries

This Bay Area transplant started blogging about Napa wines as a creative outlet, but she soon discovered that valley wineries were willing to pay for exposure.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:28

Special Feature: Dieter Chows Down on Meal-Replacement Niche

He wanted a diet he could put on autopilot. And, after months of trial and error, he found a recipe which would make him the go-to guy for hungry ketogenic dieters. This special episode of Side Hustle School is brought to you by ShipStation.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:28

#663 - Job Recruiter Helps LinkedIn Connections with Resumes

With a full-time job and a family of four to support, this job recruiter applies the skills he uses every day to earn additional money 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:27

#664 - Ballroom Dance Enthusiast Triples Side Income with “How-To” Guide

After an initial attempt at baking scones fails to rise, a client services manager combines her passion for ballroom dancing with publishing guides for fellow dance students.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:27

#665 - Chemical Analyst Strikes a Side Hustle Match(Stick)

Ever wondered how match strikers are made? This chemical analyst figured it out, and now earns $2,000/month from her online shop.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:27

#666 - Weekly Recap: Don’t Sit On Your Ideas

In our forty-third recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:27

#667 - Game on! Seahawks Fan Kicks Off Six-Figure Sports App

When faced with the possibility of not being able to enjoy his favorite football games, this sports fan creates an app to solve the problem. Four years in, it earns him a full-time income in exchange for 30 minutes of work each 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:27

#668 - Minnesotan Opens Private Campground in Her Backyard

An injured puppy and a James Brown song gives this Minnesota chocolatier the inspiration to run a private campground for adventurous travelers.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:27

#669 - Maniac Pumpkin Carving! This Spooky Side Hustle Won’t Scare You Away

Get paid up to $700 each for carving pumpkins?? Only on Side Hustle School: a love of all things Halloween leads two friends to carve out a chunk of seasonal 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:27

Special Feature: Best Friends Stitch Together $2 Million

Two teachers turn $200 in fabric and a simple idea for children’s education into a seven figure business and a TV deal.  This special episode of Side Hustle School is brought to you by ShipStation.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:27

#670 - Financial Blog Sprouts into $35,000/Month Money Tree

A registered nurse and financial manager start a blog for millennials. After a rough beginning, they figure out their audience and go on to earn tens of thousands of dollars a month.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:27

#671 - Parody Rapper Publishes Educational Music Videos

A digital learning consultant turns a lifelong love of music into a YouTube channel for students and teachers.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:27

#672 - Hobbyist Photographer Finds $800/Month Hiding in Local Newspaper

A university employee takes photos of homes, helping real estate agents and getting paid for his efforts.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:27

#673 - Weekly Recap: Finding a “Hook” as a Dietitian

In our forty-fourth recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:27

#674 - Zombie Apocalypse Prevention Podcast Earns $200,000/Year

To survive the end of civilization, listen to this episode.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:26

#675 - Go Vote! Freelance Designer Sells Voter Turnout Postcards

After writing hundreds of postcards to voters, this freelancer designs her own sets for sale. In the first year, she sells $60,000 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:26

Live in San Francisco: A Celebration of Bold Ideas

Join me for this special event featuring Alexis Ohanian, co-founder of Reddit and brand ambassador for 1850. In this conversation, we talk with Alexis and the three finalists of a nationwide “Bold Ideas” competition. Vote for your favorite!  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:26

#676 - Boston Designers Open Authentic Arts & Crafts Shop for Visitors

Two friends want to help Boston’s artists bring their arts and crafts to the world—so they create a shop to help them showcase their wares, give talks, and connect with the history of the city.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:26

Special Feature: Paleo Couple Bakes Their Way To $30,000 A Month

They wanted a dessert that would satisfy their sweet tooth, but not knock them off their diet. They ended up being a market leader to a massive group of hungry customers.  This special episode of Side Hustle School is brought to you by ShipStation.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:26

#677 - Tennessean Meets Nepalese Sherpa on Lyft Ride, Sells Adventure Trips

A chance meeting inspires a couple to start a company that provides packaged treks to Nepal.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:26

#678 - Nature-Loving Neighbors Create Kids Subscription Box

When two couples can’t figure out how to get their kids outdoors and away from electronics in the winter, a personal challenge blossoms into an unbeLEAFable 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:26

#679 - College Student Pays Off Loans by Flipping Classic Video Games

Wanting to get out of debt, a college student pays off a $4,000 student loan by buying and reselling classic video games.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:26

#680 - Weekly Recap: End of Civilization, Voter Postcards, and Nepalese Sherpas

In our forty-fifth recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:26

#681 - Farmer Makes “Tater Tats” for All Your Produce Tattoo Needs

When a running joke doesn’t end up running its course, a side hustle seed takes root and begins to grow.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:26

#682 - Working Mother Sells Coats to Buckle in Babies

It’s unsafe for your child to be in a car seat with a puffy winter coat—but it’s a pain to dress and undress each time you enter the car. This working mother solves the 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:26

#683 - Aussie Couple Logs Six Figures Selling Wellness Diaries

An account manager and her partner develop a self-care diary to help others prioritize health and well-being.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:25

Special Feature: Texas Team Stitches & Ships 150,000 Socks Every Month

Two friends create a “Sock of the Month” club that starts with $600 and grows to 23 employees.  This special episode of Side Hustle School is brought to you by ShipStation.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:25

#684 - Dutch Engineer Sells TableTop Games for Second Income

When a series of debilitating headaches makes it hard to work full-time, this Dutch A/V engineer diversifies his income to decrease his work hours.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:25

#685 - Comic Book Curator Creates Custom Crate Subscription

A Sacramento-based comic and collectibles owner sparks an interest in reading with a monthly comic book subscription box service. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:25

#686 - Business Analyst Creates Budding Side Hustle

He puts the ‘can’ in cannabis products, finding a pot of gold at the end of a hazy rainbow.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:25

#687 - Weekly Recap: Tater Tats, Car Seat Coats, and Comic Books

In our forty-sixth recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:25

#688 - Game of Cones: Two Women Make Architecturally-Inspired Ice Cream

A nouveau-cream wave of ice cream debuts at Coachella, and everyone freaks out.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:25

#689 - Songwriter Makes Extra Money Giving Podcasts a Beat

When a friend needs help writing music for his podcast, this full-time music producer tunes up his side hustle strings.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:25

#690 - Luxury for Less! Best Friends Get Paid to Share Design Tips

When two friends realize that their savvy shopping is a skill, they dive into the world of affiliate marketing. After investing a grand total of $46 startup costs, they earned $1,200 in month three.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:25

Special Feature: Guitar Pedal Switches Shred Heavy Metal Profits

When this musician can’t afford the latest guitar gear, he finds a way to build it himself, building a full-time income in the process.   This special episode of Side Hustle School is brought to you by ShipStation.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:25

#691 - Dog Stocking Hustle Earns Husky Payoff

He never saw himself starting a side hustle, but when he noticed one of his marketing clients making bank on seasonal pet gifts, he just couldn’t roll over anymore. Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:25

#692 - “National Pie Championship” Judge Sells Off Inventory

This lifelong baker was afraid of pies—but when she overcomes her hesitancy, she undertakes a baking adventure that leads to hundreds of satisfied customers. Get rich or pie tryin’!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:25

#693 - Art School Model Starts Sexually Stimulating Side Hustle

This biology student-turned-model had a penchant for writing about sexual wellness. She just had to find a way to make money with it—and she did.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:24

#694 - Weekly Recap: Ice Cream, Dog Stockings, and Luxury for Less

In our forty-seventh recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:24

#695 - Business Students Make $125,000 Selling Headphone Attachments

Two friends always talked about starting a business. But it wasn’t until a run-in with some expensive headphones that they finally found the idea they’d been waiting for.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:24

#696 - Proud Mainer Brings Whoopie Pies to the World

After her kids go off to college, this former stay-at-home-mom begins baking whoopie pies in bulk. She now makes them by the thousands, selling more than $25,000 in creamy inventory each month.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:24

#697 - Magician Brothers Make Money Appear From Playing Cards

Twin brothers turn their art of “cardistry” into a highly profitable business. It’s all fun and games as long as they don’t let their profits vanish….  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:24

Special Feature: Squeaky Clean Side Hustle Becomes Full-Time Family Business

A passion for plant-based, organic products scrubs up an unexpected family business.  This special episode of Side Hustle School is brought to you by ShipStation. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:24

#698 - Engineer Earns 7-Figures from “Crowd-Purchasing” Project

A product development exec recognizes the need for a group buying platform for electronics and other items. After starting with $5,000, it now earns seven figures annually.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:24

#699 - Carpe Libri! Budding Book Club Baron Brings in $6,400/Month

A UK-based consultant builds a better reading habit by starting a book club that grows to 350 members.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:24

#700 - Dog Lover Fetches $250,000 in Canine Clothing

A Minnesota woman turns her design hobby into trendy duds for the whole family, including furry companions.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:24

#701 - Weekly Recap: Give the Gift of Podcasts

In our forty-eighth recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:24

#702 - Veteran Turns Sweet Compulsion Into Obsessive Candy Hustle

After completing 30 years of service in the Air Force, a veteran who struggles with OCD opens a special kind of candy shop.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:24

#703 - Spousal Birthday Gift Becomes $40,000 Card Game

It starts as a creative gift for his wife, but this tabletop game ends up making a lot of other people happy.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:23

CHECKING IN: What’s Next for Side Hustle School??

Side Hustle School is made for you! Here’s a quick update on what we’re working on, something I wish I’d done better, AND what will happen to the show at the end of the year. Dun dun dun...  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:23

#704 - Shoe Designer Runs After $1 Million Challenge

“Why can’t dress shoes look great and perform well at the same time?” This runner and industrial designer was irritated, so he set out to find the sole 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:23

Special Feature: Honey Badger Provides Bread and Butter for Family Biz

An illustrative artist designs a line of glassware with animal prints.  This special episode of Side Hustle School is brought to you by ShipStation.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:23

#705 - Friends Foster Korean Face Mask Frenzy

When several friends and colleagues discover the consumer craze over Korean face masks, they team up to create their own subscription box 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:23

#706 - Hedge Fund Manager Rocks On with Diamond Algorithm

“Have algorithm, will side hustle”: These financial traders applied their career know-how to a completely different industry. They’re now earning $5,000/month in affiliate commissions.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:23

#707 - Savvy Stationery Site Offers Cards for Divorce & Diwali

A director at a non-profit college of music creates an e-commerce site selling greeting cards with a twist.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:23

#708 - WEEKLY RECAP: It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like ... Email Marketing

In our forty-ninth recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:23

#709 - Stay At Home Mom Delivers Fresh Side Income

After relocating to Tennessee from Canada, a restless homemaker creates an online farmers market, delivering produce to more than 200 homes 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:23

#710 - Movie Editor Turns 19th Century Art Into Full-Time Job

He started creating webcomics back in 2003. Little did he know this labor of love would eventually turn into a $10,000 per event 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:23

#711 - Educator Makes Cards to Teach Kids About Emotions

Don’t take a time-out … take a time-in! Recognizing the struggle parents have with teaching kids how to handle emotions, a mom and educator creates a game to solve the 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:23

Special Feature: Fortune 500 Employee Quits Job to Store Surfboards

 In search of a side hustle, a man creates a unique way to store his wakeboards. Over the next 9 years, he turns it into a multi-million dollar company.  This special episode of Side Hustle School is brought to you by ShipStation. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:23

#712 - Wedding App Founder Exchanges Vows for Coding Book Biz

After running from tedious computer science lectures, a self-taught developer decides to help others learn through a series of “friendly” coding tutorials.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:22

#713 - Music Lover Strikes Chord with Guitar Flipping Hustle

A self-proclaimed “collector of things” turns her guilty pleasure into a profitable side hustle that brings in over $2,000/month.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:22

#714 - Mental Health Counselor By Day, Headband Artist by Night

A mental health counselor gets a head start with a side hustle that brings in $3,000 a month.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:22

#715 - WEEKLY RECAP: Sorry, You Can’t Have It All

In our fiftieth recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:22

#716 - Snack-Sized Business News for Millennials

A banking duo discovers a disconnect between business news sites and millennials, then builds the solution into their full-time occupation.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:22

#717 - Car Enthusiast Races Towards Reselling Success

A former product manager sees the potential in importing specialty car parts.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:22

#718 - “Middle Class Dad” Earns Passive Income from Parenting Advice

Did you hear the one about the dad with the blog? He earns an extra $2,000/month.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:22

#719 - Wall Street Banker Places “Buy” Order on Organic Superfoods

A journey from Wall Street to a healthy snack alternative—and then to a brand new 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:22

#720 - Actor Lands Role Of Her Life In 24 Carat Side Hustle

A creative outlet leads to a profitable business earning at least $3,000 a month.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:22

#721 - Online Memorial Services Are the New Funerals

An Australian communications strategist creates an online memorial service that earns $250,000 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:22

#722 - WEEKLY RECAP: Find Holiday Time to Invest in Yourself

In our fifty first recap of Season II, we'll highlight the lessons learned in this week. Also: listener Q&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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:22

#723 - Art Director Turns Passion For Puppets Into Profit

An advertising executive discovers the world of puppet fabric and unlocks a new 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: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:22

#724 - London Clerk Hires Ghosts to Visit Boss, Earns Passive Income

In search of medicine for his ill son, a London clerk outsources three ghost visits to scare his employer into paying up. Merry Christmas, everyone!  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:21

#725 - Social Worker Bakes Cupcakes for The Walking Dead

After a stressful divorce, this social worker and mom needs to make money. She begins by selling cupcakes at the local market, then goes on to establish a sustainable 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:21

#726 - Medical Examiner Fetches New Paws-ibilities With Pet Sitting Hustle

No permanent home, no problem! This Seattle medical examiner pet sits her way to New York City and an early retirement.  Side Hustle School features a new story EVERY DAY of someone who started a hustle without quitting their job. You’ll learn how they got the idea, how they overcame challenges along the way, and what the results are.  Share: #SideHustleSchoolShow notes: SideHustleSchool.comTwitter: @chrisguillebeau Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:21

#727 - Teacher Flips Sports Gear For $8,000/Month

A teacher uses his love for sports memorabilia to bridge the financial gap between his teaching contracts—then goes on to create a highly profitable 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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 15:21

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:46

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:46

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:46

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:46

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:46

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:46

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:46

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:46

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:46

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:45

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:45

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:45

#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 podcastchoices.com/adchoices

22 Mar 14:45

#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 ea