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Sometimes having a job just isn’t enough. Welcome to the Moonlighters' Club where we interview aspiring entrepreneurs who work full-time jobs. Our host, Joel Edwards, would spend his down time at work building a mobile app. He then realized he wasn't the only employee there with dreams that went beyond a 9-to-5. Join him as he discusses living on a steady diet of ambition and no sleep, with a new guest every month.

The Moonlighters’ Club: Entrepreneurs Living As Employees Joel Edwards: Podcaster and Moonlighter

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 87 Ratings

Sometimes having a job just isn’t enough. Welcome to the Moonlighters' Club where we interview aspiring entrepreneurs who work full-time jobs. Our host, Joel Edwards, would spend his down time at work building a mobile app. He then realized he wasn't the only employee there with dreams that went beyond a 9-to-5. Join him as he discusses living on a steady diet of ambition and no sleep, with a new guest every month.

    Jared x Pineapple AF

    Jared x Pineapple AF

    Meet Jared.

    Jared is the founder of Pineapple AF.

    Tools for people to have healthy relationships.

    After college, Jared started a career in film, working on all kinds of projects and specializing in documentaries. He then pivoted into tech after learning how to code.  Through mentorships and friendships, he found a way to craft his own brand.

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Nate x Blue Collar Blades

    Nate x Blue Collar Blades

    Meet Nate.

    Nate is the founder of Blue Collar Blades.  Handcrafting tools that elevate the cooking experience.

    "We believe that the way to create a better world is to help people do meaningful things. We do this by handcrafting quality tools that bring people together around good food & great memories."

    Nate started with a love for working on cars. This eventually turned into crafting blades from scratch. A business he has formed and operated with his family.

    • 51 min
    Andre Burton x Threads by Dre

    Andre Burton x Threads by Dre

    Meet Andre Burton.

    The founder of Threads by Dre.  A black-owned, streetwear company operating in Chicago.

    "Our mission is to celebrate the culture and lives of black people. Our products give a voice without the need to speak."

    This was a great conversation. I talked to Andre about his career and the stress that came from it. We then talked about finding out what makes you happy and how you can build on that.

    • 44 min
    Jean Nei x Turnaction

    Jean Nei x Turnaction

    Meet Jean Nei.

    The founder of Turnaction.io.

    "We connect conscious consumers with socially conscious brands through our online platform."

    This isn't Jean's first run of entrepreneurship.  This time around, he's using his tech experience from working at startups to help him on his journey.

    All while working a full-time job and getting a masters degree.

    • 55 min
    Taja Ricketts x Satin Kiss

    Taja Ricketts x Satin Kiss

    Meet Taja Ricketts.

    Founder of Satin Kiss.  

    "Satin Kiss was established with the desire to create the curated shopping experience that pleasure-seekers deserve.

    We believe that people who enjoy sexual health and pleasure products should be able to find products that represent them, while catering to their elevated tastes, protecting their health and empowering their decisions."

    In this episode we talk about Sex, the taboos around it and starting a business to change those norms.

    • 48 min
    Jake Roundy x Couch Bandits

    Jake Roundy x Couch Bandits

    Meet Jake Roundy.

    Co-founder of the Couch Bandits,  a gaming publication that celebrates the creative magic of gaming.

    Jake is a gamer and an editor. He's everything creative.

    Why can't work just be work?

    • 48 min

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