The Side Hustle Activator Show is the podcast for millennials who are looking for ideas, actionable tips and inspiration to turn their side hustle into a six figure business. Find out from people who have escaped the 9-5 by working on their side hustles. Join us weekly when we interview every experts who have turned their side hustles to their full time gig. We tackle everything when it comes to entrepreneurship: making money online, making money offline, marketing, sales, websites, social media marketing and process improvement. Learn from the experts about e-commerce, dropshipping, Amazon FBA, YouTube automation, passive income, blogging, monetizing FB communities, niche sites, SEO, affiliate marketing, Fiverr, running a digital agency, creating six figure courses, coaching, consulting and so much more. Learn how to launch your side hustle and turn that idea into a profitable business. Create the lifestyle that you want by starting today. It doesn't take a lot of money, just action, the right actions and advice.Guests include Brian Winch, Gary Jenkins, Kyle Borawski, Britanny Dixon and many Tony Robbins and Gary Vaynerchuk disciples. Hosted by Jay Ho, Serial Entrepreneur and World Traveler at Side Hustle Activator (.com)
14 Tips to Start Your Six Figure Side Hustle
Learn the top tips from 14 entrepreneurs who have scaled their side hustles to six figures and beyond.
Episode 12 - How to Become an Award Winning Author with Tikiri Herath
Episode 13 - How to Become a Virtual Assistant with Natalie Pinnell
Episode 14 - Scaling to $2 Million Revenue in 2020 with Adam Lando
Episode 15 - The 5 Pillars to Building Your Business with Kat Millar
Episode 16 - Leveraging Twitch and Digital Events to Create Magical Experiences with Michael Tedham
Episode 17 - Modelling to Serial Entrepreneurship with Daisi Jo Pollard
Episode 18 - Life Hacking to Become a Marketing Director with Bruce Chen
Episode 19 - How to Start a Gym with Chaw Ftiness’s Chawlyn Mezas
Episode 21 - How to Become a Full Time Twitch Stream with Nathan V
Episode 22 - How to Monetize with Data with Cocoon with Jeff Bermant
Episode 23 - How to Take Your Passion and Turn It Into a Business with Bro Dough's Founder Erica Rankin
Episode 24 - The First 90 Days. Escaping the 9-5 to Become a Plant Entrepreneur
Episode 25 - $40+ Million Selling Paddle Boards with Shark Tank winner Stephan Aarstol
Episode 26 - Brian Scudamore - Building a $400M+ Home Services Empire With Just $700
Episode 27 - How to Make Six Figures with Corporate Sponsorships with Jessica Chinyelu
11 Tips to Build a Six Figure Side Hustle
Episode 1 - $224,923 in 90 Days: Dropshipping with Kyle Borawski
Go to Youtube
Ask Questions and reach out to people who have done what you want to do
Mess around in Shopify
Use the 14 day Shopify trial
Go to Thiev
Episode 2 - Becoming Sydney's Top Rated Coach with Scott Epp
Service based entrepreneurs will face challenges
You have to pivot
Encourage to awaken the wild lion within you
Find your tribe, your community that brings out the best in you
Episode 3 - How to Earn $30-50 an Hour Picking up Litter with Brian Winch
Passion - enjoy
Patient - things aren't going to happen over night
Persistent - it comes from working your business. If you work your business, the business will work for you
Episode 4 - Why Purpose Trumps Opportunity with Chin Hing Chang
Build a business around you as an entrepreneur
At the end of the day build a business that you enjoy
Start from that and then figure out what needs to be in the business and how you're going to do it
Episode 5 - From 0 to 17,000 LinkedIn Followers Within One Year with Celeste Ansell
You as an individual are unique in your skill set and embrace who you are as a person share that from a genuine place.
Episode 6 - $25,000 a Month Loan Signing Agent with Connor Brown
Start before you feel you are ready
When you are ready go direct instead of staying with a loan signing service
Episode 7 - From Side Hustle to the Dragon's Den and Beyond with Wendy Ambruster
Don’t be afraid to hire your first person
It frees you up to do what you’re good at
Work on the business not in the business
Episode 8 - Freelancer to $50 Million Dollar Clients with John Norra
You need to delve into advertising
You have to passionate
Things are changing so fast with FB ads
It can grow from a side hustle to a full time job
Episode 9 - Rising Up For Equity, Diversity and Inclusion with Manpreet Dhillon
As a side hustle you still have a role to play in equity, inclusivity and diversity.
Episode 10 - How to Buy One Property a Year with Gary Jenkins
Have a good solid goal
You either live out of love or fear
Optimism that I can do this!
Episode 11 - $25,000 Christmas Lights Hustle with Scott and Jude
Just Do It
If you just put it out there people will definitely come to you
Being able to put faith in yourself
If somebody else can do it, you can do it as well
How to Make Six Figures with Corporate Sponsorships with Jessica Chinyelu
Jessica Chinyelu is a Nigerian-American wife, mom, boss, Motherhood and Lifestyle Content Creator based in Dallas, TX. Jessica’s goal is to encourage, empower, educate, entertain and influence her readers to go out and claim what’s rightfully theirs and live the life they imagined.
She’s someone who is focussed on family, business, beauty, fashion, faith and fitness and has attracted an audience of over 34,000 followers and 600,000+views. She’s had campaign partnerships with Herbal Essences, Kroger, Gillette, Wal-Mart, Reebok, She has been featured on BuzzFeed, DailyMail UK, Cosmopolitan, ABC News, Good Morning Texas, Brides and many more media platforms.
In 2012 she started The Woman of Purpose Network which now consists of 3,500+ members and caters to 500+ women at the annual Woman of Purpose Conference. Jessica has hosted four annual conferences where women gather for resources, connection and fellowship. She’s the founder of TheSponsorshiplady.com
On her website thesponsorshiplady.com there’s a quote that says “You Don't Need To Spend Hours Doing The Work. You Just Need Me.”
Brian Scudamore - Building a $400M+ Home Services Empire With Just $700
Brian built a home services empire starting with just $700 in 1989.
In this in depth interview he shares the value of:
The Beer and BBQ test when hiring employees.Why having that Willing to Fail Attitude is key.What he took away from being on Oprah. That you should only have things in your life that are significant, meaningful and useful.Why he had to get out of his own way as the business got larger.Why connecting with people is his favourite part of the business.Why comparison to other entrepreneurs put himself in a doom loop and how we got out of it.When you’re trying to solve a creative problem, go to a creative place.How he lost some people when he shared his vision but those that remained believed in what they were building together.Why having people who believe in the business is the most important element to help it grow and thrive.It’s easier for people to accomplish what they want in the world, if they knew how easy it was to just reach out and ask.How he had to make a tough decision to fire his best friend who helped him grow the business from $2 million to just over $100 million.How WOW 1 Day Painting became one of the emerging brands after Brian had an amazing experience with getting his house painted in 1 day.How Shack Shine became an emerging brand after Leigh Adler from WOW referred a gutter cleaning company to Brian.
This interview with Brian is the culmination of a dream I had 9 years ago with starting a podcast and meeting the world’s most influential entrepreneurs. After 3 podcast mics and many non-starts I finally had the confidence to execute on my idea and make it happen. When I moved back to Canada last July I had to find a job and go into quarantine.
During quarantine, I decided then that I would finally start a podcast and I ended up getting hired at 1-800-Got-Junk? As a residential sales agent. When I first started I remember hearing about 101 life goals, which is an employee facing bucket list website where set your goals and get tips as you go.
$40+ Million Selling Paddle Boards with Shark Tank winner Stephan Aarstol
Shark Tank winner Stephan Aarstol shares:
How he went from being an SEO guy selling $50,000 of poker chips a month to winning a $150,000 investment on Shark Tank and the biggest lessons he learnt from Mark Cuban.How he leveraged his Shark Tank appearance in order to grow from $100,000 lifetime sales to over $40 million in lifetime sales through the Shark Tank Effect.He shares what happened when he implemented a 5 hour workday for all of his employees.How he plans to fight back against Amazon in order to cut out the middle man and have the world’s best curated direct to consumer brands depository.Why focusing on your product and value proposition is the best way to grow your business.Why keeping your burn rate low is key. The best time to start your business is when you are young and have less to lose.All of his favourite growth hacking toolsPrior to launching The No Middleman Project, Stephan’s last start-up was Tower Paddle Boards. In 2011, when his business had generated $100,000 of lifetime sales he went onto Shark Tank and got an investment of $150,000 from billionaire Mark Cuban. By 2021 Tower surpassed $40M in lifetime sales.
Stephan was able to leverage his Shark Tank appearance and has been featured nationally on CNN Money, CNBC's Power Lunch, the Huffington Post, ABC's Beyond the Tank, Fox & Friends, 20/20, Fortune Magazine, People Magazine, Adam Corrolla Show and my favourite podcast, Entrepreneurs on Fire. I actually listened to his episode many years ago and it’s a thrill to be able to interview him today. Stephan’s become a thought leader in entrepreneurship and was even once hailed as the World’s Best Boss by German Newspaper MorgenPost.
He’s a veteran of the e-commerce space and someone who challenges the status quo. In 2015, he challenged the unhealthy start-up work culture and moved his company to a 5 hour workday and has even written a book about it that has been read by tens of millions of people.
The First 90 Days. Escaping the 9-5 to Become a Plant Entrepreneur
Chad Camacho escaped the 9-5 and became a startup founder with Frondly Plants. He shares his journey as an immigrant entrepreneur, his experiences as a growth marketer, how he went viral on LinkedIn and how he made his first sales.
Jay is an awesome host!
If you're looking to start and grow your side hustle, then this show is a must listen
This podcast serves as great inspiration to anyone who wants to escape their 9-5 and to not only create a business, but take it to the next level!