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A daily show for everyone who works a regular job and wants to start an income-earning project on the side. In each episode, listeners will hear a different story of someone who's started a side hustle—along with what went well, how that person overcame challenges, and what happened as a result. The show is written and hosted by Chris Guillebeau, the New York Times bestselling author of The $100 Startup, The Happiness of Pursuit, and other books.

Side Hustle Schoo‪l‬ Chris Guillebeau / Onward Project

    • Entrepreneurship
    • 4.9 • 156 Ratings

A daily show for everyone who works a regular job and wants to start an income-earning project on the side. In each episode, listeners will hear a different story of someone who's started a side hustle—along with what went well, how that person overcame challenges, and what happened as a result. The show is written and hosted by Chris Guillebeau, the New York Times bestselling author of The $100 Startup, The Happiness of Pursuit, and other books.

    #1519 - Q&A: Should I create a pre-order campaign for my book launch?

    #1519 - Q&A: Should I create a pre-order campaign for my book launch?

    Today’s listener is self-publishing a book on personal finance—and he’s wondering about the launch process. Should he make the book available for pre-order or just put it up for sale? 

    Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.
     
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    • 7 min
    #1518 - Failure Friday: “We Accept Your Proposal… to Resign”

    #1518 - Failure Friday: “We Accept Your Proposal… to Resign”

    In this week’s new “Failure Friday” segment, we hear from a young financial analyst who goes to his boss with a creative proposal to work remotely. He thinks it’s a great idea that will allow him to grow his side business, but the boss sees it quite differently.  

    Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.
     
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    • 9 min
    #1517 - TBT: Pastry Chef Grows Retail Shop During Pandemic

    #1517 - TBT: Pastry Chef Grows Retail Shop During Pandemic

    In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a pastry chef who grows a retail shop in addition to her personalized wedding cake biz, all in the midst of the global pandemic. It’s an uphill batter… 

    Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.
     
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    • 9 min
    #1516 - Q&A: How do you determine your customer’s emotional needs?

    #1516 - Q&A: How do you determine your customer’s emotional needs?

    Today’s listener is inspired to learn more about the “core emotional needs” of a potential customer, but isn’t sure how to do it or what to do with the info. Are these needs always the same, or do they vary? 

    Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.
     
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    Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com
    Twitter: @chrisguillebeau
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    • 8 min
    #1515 - Photo Retoucher Strikes Gold with Etsy Shop

    #1515 - Photo Retoucher Strikes Gold with Etsy Shop

    After getting furloughed, a working mom grows her foiled stationery business to five figures. 

    Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.
     
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    Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com
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    • 9 min
    #1514 - Q&A: Should I create a course on how to get out of a timeshare?

    #1514 - Q&A: Should I create a course on how to get out of a timeshare?

    Today’s listener has an idea to help people break free of the shackles that come with a timeshare contract. 

    Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week.
     
    Share: #SideHustleSchool
    Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com
    Twitter: @chrisguillebeau
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    • 8 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
156 Ratings

156 Ratings

Paul Mottley ,

Congrats on the consistency!

YES !!! I found another podcast that publishes daily ! Have added this to my daily listen “pod”

Zory D ,

The best podcast. Period.

Amazingly informative information around business and startups. SUPER CONSISTENT - I use it as regular daily motivation! 💪🏽

Annabella princess jasmine ,

Really great podcast!

One of the best business podcasts out there. Every episode is super useful and really relevant for everyday people trying to start or run a small business. Highly recommended!

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