We’ve got another round of 20 Questions from Side Hustle Nation listeners on the agenda today! I always enjoy tapping into your collective experience and the challenge of providing helpful answers off the cuff. As is customary on these episodes, I’ve filtered through a stack of questions from the Side Hustle Nation community over the … Read more
Making extra money on the side often requires finding ways to create leverage.
Leverage means getting paid multiple times for work you only have to do once, and making money without having to actively do the work yourself.
One side hustler who has cracked the code on leveraged profits is Steve Slagle. By day, Steve works construction jobs. But outside of his 9 to 5, he now earns over $2500 a month from Beachside Ice, his ice vending machine business.
In this episode, Steve takes us through the world of vending machine location negotiations, landowner compensation, and the importance of maintaining positive relations. We explore the finer details of partnering with manufacturers, securing permits, and overseeing installation and delivery.
What are the quick, simple, and maybe a little “weird” productivity tricks entrepreneurs use to get more done? Well, I’m always curious about that myself so I decided to ask 26 of my most productive and successful friends for the “hacks” and tools they use every day. (And I added in one of my own … Read more
Congrats! You’ve got a great side hustle idea … now you just need money to get it off the ground.
Even though many small businesses can have pretty low startup costs, most will still require at least some startup capital.
In this guide, I’ll share the most popular ways to fund your new business, so you can choose the path that makes the most sense for you.
Want to start a business but don’t have a degree?
The good news is you don’t need a degree to start a business. A full 56% of entrepreneurs didn’t graduate from college — and their businesses succeed and fail at roughly the same rates as everyone else.
Still, starting a business is challenging. That’s why I recommend the lower-risk path of starting as a side hustle.
I’ve got another 20 Questions episode for you today, diving into the ol’ listener mailbag. As is customary on these episodes, I’ve pulled out questions from the Side Hustle Nation community from over the last few months and will attempt to answer those for your benefit and listening pleasure. This is the 14th installment of … Read more