side hustle lessons
Side Hustle Spark 159 — A Lessons Gold Mine from Side Hustle School
The graphic above offers just a sampler of the 36 lessons and 2 review sessions you will find at Side Hustle School’s Classroom Page. More to come, I’m pretty sure.
Each lesson consists of a detailed lesson summary and a link to the corresponding podcast episode.
At the risk of sounding not so eloquent, great stuff. As I’ve also noted about Copyblogger’s content, this is a book-on-a-page.
Keep grinding. You never know what sparks might develop!
Side Hustle Spark 114: 5 More Side Hustle Lessons
This buffer.com post by Courtney Seiter–5 Side Hustle Lessons I Learned From My Day Job–still offers helpful insights, despite its 2017 publication date.
Anything written before the pandemic started is probably viewed through a different lens anyway, right?
It’s well worth the six-minute read.
As always, I hope you tailor any idea or ‘aha! moment’ into something helpful
Side Hustle Spark 103: Side Hustle Failures
This post from AcceleratedFI reviews the writer’s side hustle flops and there is tons to learn here.
Some of the oops moments:
- Violating someone’s patent
- Following the allure of ‘cost per click’ and creating sites around products [i.e. tooth implants] he knew nothing about.
- Inventing a product, but victimized by poor performance at the Asian factory.
- And in his ‘garlic press’ venture…”This meant if I sold them for $10 and Amazon took a $4 cut for fulfillment/shipping fees, I was netting $6 and my cost was $7.50. I’m losing $1.50 on every sale I make…”
The post does lead off with:
Disclaimer: This post is sponsored by PSECU, a Pennsylvania-based credit union but hey, I’m there to glean a little information, so, not a problem.
Jim has since moved on to more successful ventures and offers his free PDF of his 7 favorite side hustles here.