What I’ve Learned and Applied from 49 Awesome Entrepreneurs – Part 8

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At the end of nearly every episode of The Side Hustle Show, I ask my guests for their “#1 tip for Side Hustle Nation.”

There’s always a great variety of responses, and I wanted to take some time today to go through some of my favorites from the past 50-ish interviews.

This has become an annual tradition on the show, which is now almost 8.5 years old and recently passed 17 million lifetime downloads.

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Just the Tips

399 – Nate and Alysha Jackson“Take 100% responsibility.”

401 – Kate Erickson – “Ask yourself your biggest priority every day.”

402 – Michael Essek – “Think long-term.”

403 – Jenn Fei“Bring passion to your project.”

404 – Daniel Throssell“Your personality is like a cowbell, you need to add more.”

405 – Rich Jones – “Do what works for you.”

406 – Stacy Gallego“Anything worth doing is worth doing … poorly. We’re never good at anything we try at the beginning.”

407 – Erica Krupin“Keep your business debt free!”

409 – Matt Rowell“Don’t quit in the dip, keep going.”

410 – Alex Goldberg and Healy Jones

Alex: “Figure out the first model, then the challenge becomes thinking outside of the box.” 

Healy: “If you’re showing any glimmer of greatness, you just got to go 100% for it.”

411 – Nate Dodson“Think of how you can create a new category/opportunity.”

413 – Jon Corres“All it takes is one video. Keep posting quality content.”

414 – Don Wettrick“Start serving your smallest target market.”

415 – Josh Belk“Consistency always wins.”

416 – Shane Sams“Build recurring revenue.”

417 – Austin L. Church – “Pay attention to what wants to happen.”

419 – Codie Sanchez“The $1 challenge: Earn your first $1 on the Internet. Create something once you can sell over and over again.”

421 – Katie Emery“Don’t feel defeated before you even start.”

422 – Ericka Williams“Look around. Everything that works to service people, there’s an opportunity for you to get in there and help or get in there and make a profit.”

423 – Luke Emery“Take action on your ideas as quickly as possible.”

424 – Peter Askew“Start with a good domain name.”

427 – Brian Johnson – “What do you KNOW you need to do?

428 – Steve Nadramia“Talk to every single customer.”

429 – Carey Adam“Keep it simple.”

430 – Tyler Gillespie“You can’t read the label while you’re inside the jar.”

432 – Tami Smith“Don’t give up!”

433 – Jordan Berry“When you work with the best, they help you become the best.”

434 – Monisha Misra“Surround yourself with like-minded people.”

436 – John Lee Dumas“Become the best solution to a real problem.”

437 – Mark Levine“You have to love it!”

438 – Anthony and Jhanilka Hartzog

Anthony: “Keep going.”

Jhanilka: “Pick something flexible.”

439 – Kate Ahl“Keep your blinders on and focus on your business.”

440 – Rachel Hernandez“Success is a journey, not a destination.”

441 – Brad Rice“Take a bet on yourself.”

442 – Jade Weatherington“Be consistent and don’t give up.”

447 – Brian McGovern“Make people happy, and you can’t go wrong.”

448 – Luke Van Der Veer“Go for it!”

449 – Rachel Jones“Go where the demand is.”

450 – Matt Ralph“Get advice from people who know what they’re doing.”

454 – Mushfiq S.“Build your own site first.”

457 – Dickie Bush – “Get started before you’re ready.”

458 – Chris Misterek“Figure out how to create systems and workflows that make it easier to scale.”

459 – Chris Grant“Focus on one step of the ladder at a time.”

460 – Tori Dunlap“Serve before you sell.”

461 – Chantal Lavergne“Look at other pages in your niche and draw inspiration.”

462 – Delilah Orpi“Invest in education from the beginning.”

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