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Carrie Smith’s CarefulCents blog is one of my personal favorites.
Why? Because she’s a side hustler who’s been there, done that.
She’s built her part-time freelancing business to the point where she was able to quit her job and become a full-time entrepreneur. In the process, she’s built up a popular blog and personal brand, paid off $14k in debt, and commands significantly above-market rates for her work.
I was listening to a podcast last month, and the question came up of how much of your time is spent in “reactive mode” vs. “proactive mode.” That really hit home since it’s something I’ve been wrestling with lately, and a challenge I believe all side hustlers are faced with. I’ve found myself in “reactive” [...]
When I learned the results Kellie Gimenez was seeing in her business, I knew I had to hear the story firsthand. She’s a former co-worker of mine, who became a Beachbody coach in the spring of 2013.
After following along with her journey on social media, I finally reached out to invite her on the show.
In just 18 months, she’s built her business up to more than $4k per month, with plans to push it to $10k by mid 2015!
And the crazy part is she says she only works on it an hour or two a day.
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After asking people what kind of side hustle projects they’re working on and their near- and long-term goals for those projects, I ask, “What’s holding you back?”
And last week I wrote about how one of the most common responses was simply time — as in, I don’t have enough hours in the day.