Hi Girls! Today’s guest post on the Top 5 Secrets of Successful Side-Hustlers is by Kimberly Palmer, author of the new book, “The Economy of You: Discover Your Inner Entrepreneur and Recession-Proof Your Life.” Enjoy!
Top 5 Secrets of Successful Side-Hustlers
Going into business for yourself, especially on top of a full-time job (at home or in an office) offers a lot of benefits: The creativity and flexibility to build an entrepreneurial venture, extra cash, and the deep sense of satisfaction that comes from creating something that is useful to other people.
But it’s not easy, especially when it’s time to move from big idea to actually generating sales. To give yourself the best chance of success, and the option of eventually quitting your day job if you want, consider following these five secrets of successful side-giggers. They’re based on my interviews with over 100 different micro-business owners who work in fields as diverse as floral arranging and career coaching.
1. Zero in on your biggest motivating factor.