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Author: Chris Guillebeau / Onward Project

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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.

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After going through a tough divorce, this mom and designer is tickled pink when her new blog on stylish colors puts her bank account in the black.   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 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Branding and messaging are core components of product design. As you follow your roadmap to launch, think carefully about what you’ll say AND how you’ll say it. 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 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
This listener wants to start a community called “Business Mind Hack.” What comes first—a series of paid monthly challenges, or the community itself? 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 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
This listener is interested in creating educational materials for Dominican Americans or children of Dominican immigrants. How should she proceed? 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 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
When a young marketer feels like he isn’t taken seriously at work, he sets the wheels in motion and starts selling car suspension systems on eBay. 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 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from someone selling an unusual product that’s one-part social cause and one-part profitable business. What’s changed since we first featured him? 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 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
This listener runs an online health coaching company. Her course content needs detailed illustrations, but she’s not an artist. What should she do? 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 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
When two sisters move from their small hometown to Boston, they discover a “pierogi void”—then fill it with cheese and potatoes. 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 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
You’ve got an idea … now what? In this week’s CLASSROOM episode, we’ll preview all that lies ahead, as well as what you need to do *now* to be best prepared.  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 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
This listener is looking to start something that’s proven and established. With a Subway sandwich shop on every corner, might it be good to consider buying an existing franchise?  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 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Faced with a wave of newsroom layoffs, a journalist in Maine launches a membership community of readers who want to participate in outdoor activities.  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 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
There’s a lot of information out there, both free and paid. This listener wants to know what’s useful, what’s worth paying for, and what to ignore.  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 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from a Bostonite who has followed his childhood dream of producing scavenger hunts to a booming, mutl-city business. On your mark ... get set … listen! 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 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
This listener makes motion videos and backgrounds for churches, but he dislikes social media (#notafan). Should he just get over his resistance, or can his business succeed in another way? 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 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
A mom with five children and a DIY blog learns to buy, refurbish, and resell RVs, earning an average of $6,000 for each one.   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 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
From trying to serve everyone to not thinking about fulfillment, here are seven common pitfalls in the idea phase. (Bonus: you’ll also learn how to avoid them!)  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 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
This listener started a pen-to-paper initiative to connect people through snail mail. It’s starting well, but how can it scale—and is a Pay-What-You-Will pricing model the best option?  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 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Finding a way to offer bellydance classes to an online audience allows this listener to shimy her way to success. 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 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
This listener is hoping to start a travel-themed online store where she sells items from multiple vendors. What’s the best way to find those vendors—and what are the pros and cons of this idea? 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 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we visit a former tech employee who traveled to China to source her own line of savvy, satin pillowcases. Get comfy and listen!  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 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
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Comments (49)

Kevin Stoddart

3 minutes of ads at the beginning is TOO MUCH!

Jan 24th
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Richard Ottley

Happy Thanksgiving Chris 🦃🦃😋😋

Nov 28th
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Jim Eiden

I answered a craigslist ad for this once. They never got back to me

Oct 14th
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Richard Ottley

I remembered seeing the CNBC millennials segment on YouTube... great job Andrew 👍

Aug 31st
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Hadar Sharvit

4 minutes out of 11 are ads. are you joking?

Aug 28th
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Maddie Jones

Inspiring!

Jul 24th
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Maddie Jones

Just recently discovered this, binging and enjoying each episode, hopeful I will get inspired to do my own side hustle!

Jul 24th
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Andrew Ben Richard

I love this. been listening for months now but this is the very first episode that I can relate with. Am building my own digital agency and also a Nigerian

Jul 18th
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Nicole R

enjoy listening to. we live in a world that its possible to make money in many different ways. more reasons for me to be mean mugging the pan handler on the same corner for 2 years now cuz idk why begging for money is his only means! if I was homeless I'll surely be spending my time finding other ways to make money other than asking for it for free

Jun 20th
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Richard Ottley

what type of books does Taylor resell and what's her Instagram account

Apr 24th
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Derek Strohl

Just started listening to Podcasts and this is definitely in my top 3.

Mar 3rd
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Austin Peek

If you're looking for more Side Hustle stories... from what I hear, the Millionaire Interviews podcast... Heard the host is real cool too.

Jan 17th
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Nemata Kamara

new listener here, where can I find different types of side hustle or how the make the 500 hundred monthly

Dec 31st
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Tom Shott

Thanks for explaining this side hustle just like it is. Great job.

Sep 29th
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Tom Shott

Every time I listen I get an idea! Always helpful and leaves me inspired.

Sep 25th
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Yathurshan Mahendran

by far the best inspirarional podcast for aspiring entrepreneurs out there. I've searched far and wide in podcast land before finding Side Hustle School and ever so grateful that I did. from ideas to inspiration and motivational advice, Chris and team are the best, thank you so much for doing this!

Sep 3rd
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Jeannette Holley

Thanks for the show, it's very inspiring.

Aug 29th
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David Wilson

wish the episodes had more detail! love the platform but consistently wish for interviews and a more in depth look at how some of these progressed along the way.

Aug 25th
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Kristen D

Great episode!! Informative and motivational. Thank You

Jun 4th
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Rory Pitsch

Today didn't update on Castbox. Missing the Sweatcoin episode I believe it's 479

Apr 24th
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