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Adventures in building job-free income streams.
If you’re running a website, a blog, a business, or a brand, there’s huge value in being seen as an authority in your niche. After all, visitors, readers, and customers are more likely to trust (and buy from!) someone who’s established authority on their topic.
For instance, Ford has built the best-selling truck in America for 35 years. That kind of track record has earned them a certain authority on trucks.
In Episode 41 of The Side Hustle Show, I’m joined by Montina “Sparkwisdom” Portis, a fellow side hustler (soon to be “retired” from corporate life). She’s an author, coach, and an online entrepreneur.
And she’s kind of a big deal on YouTube.
We talk all about building a platform online, and all the doors that opens up to you.
You know the feeling you get when you’re surrounded by your friends and family?
Or when you’re in a big crowd of fans cheering on the same team?
It’s a sort of happiness, comfort, support, and understanding, right?
Well, at least for me it is.
When you’re with your people, there’s a collective energy that’s hard to describe.
I’m Nick and I have a confession. When I recorded this episode with Alex Barker from AlexBarker.org (The Leadership Dojo podcast), I had never been in any sort of formal mastermind group. Listen to the collective gasp in my blogger/podcaster/entrepreneur-type circles, that information is blasphemy! It’s totally my fault. Masterminds are something I see huge [...]