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Side Hustle School

Panoply

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.

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.

Location:

United States

Networks:

Panoply

Description:

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.

Language:

English


Episodes

#1677 - Q&A: Did you hear about the $20 million podcast deal?

8/4/2021
A lister has heard about a $20 million podcast deal—did that really happen?? Also, are some podcast genres or categories more profitable than others? 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. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Email: team@sidehustleschool.com Be on the show:...

Duration:00:06:12

#1676 - Former Lego Instructor Makes Real Play Money

8/3/2021
When a Lego educator has his job deconstructed due to COVID, he applies his skills in positive psychology to build a series of playful corporate workshops. 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. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Email: team@sidehustleschool.com Be on the show:...

Duration:00:09:26

#1675 - Q&A: How can I market a personalized meditation app?

8/2/2021
Millions of people use meditation apps—might there be room for a more personalized solution? That’s what today’s listener is wondering … let’s see if we can help her out. 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. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Email: team@sidehustleschool.com Be on the show:...

Duration:00:06:33

#1674 - Think Inside the Subscription Box

8/1/2021
Looking for more community, a North Carolina web agency owner starts a subscription box for female entrepreneurs. It’s supposed to be a referral tool for her agency, but it ends up becoming a full-time business of its own. 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. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com...

Duration:00:09:39

#1673 - Q&A: How to make a board game from start to finish?

7/31/2021
Today’s listener wants to make a board game. There are many steps involved, and he’ll need to learn a lot along the way. But that shouldn’t stop him! Let’s see if we can help him out. 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. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Email: team@sidehustleschool.com Be on the...

Duration:00:07:13

#1672 - Failure Friday: Weighted Blankets Get Weighed Down in Customs

7/30/2021
In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from a Canadian who sells weighted blankets. After scaling up to serve thousands of customers, his company experiences a truly disastrous holiday season when their overseas shipments are delayed. 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. 🎧 Show notes:...

Duration:00:09:23

#1671 - TBT: Temporary Tattoos Cover Up Surgical Scars

7/29/2021
In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from the co-founder of a temporary tattoo brand that helps people cover up surgical scars. 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. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Email: team@sidehustleschool.com Be on the show:...

Duration:00:08:42

#1670 - Q&A: Can you get paid for views on a popular social post?

7/28/2021
A listener has written a viral Facebook post that went on to get millions of views—which is great, but can they make money from it somehow? 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. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Email: team@sidehustleschool.com Be on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questions...

Duration:00:06:34

#1669 - Seattle Couple Creates New “Income LiveStream”

7/27/2021
When a married couple runs into logistical problems at their wedding, it leads to an innovative service that other engaged couples need during the pandemic. 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. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Email: team@sidehustleschool.com Be on the show:...

Duration:00:09:34

#1668 - Q&A: Should I use a website template?

7/26/2021
Today’s listener is wondering about using a website template to build his new ecommerce site. It looks like a cheap, quick, and easy solution—is there any downside? 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. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Email: team@sidehustleschool.com Be on the show:...

Duration:00:05:45

#1667 - Tumultuous Relationship Leads to Togetherness Blog

7/25/2021
When a young couple figures out the secret to an improved relationship, they start a blog and online course sharing their methods. 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. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Email: team@sidehustleschool.com Be on the show: SideHustleSchool.com/questions Connect on...

Duration:00:09:35

#1666 - Q&A: How to break out of a sales slump?

7/24/2021
Today’s caller from California started her side hustle last year, and it was going well! Recently, however, business has taken a turn for the worse. How can she get out of the sales slump? 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. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Email: team@sidehustleschool.com Be...

Duration:00:07:27

#1665 - Failure Friday: Failure Friday: Tea Supply Chain Meets Its Matcha

7/23/2021
In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from Luciana Torous, the founder and owner of 3 Leaf Tea. She had relied on the same supplier from Japan for years—but that supplier threatened to disappear just as the pandemic was disrupting supply chains everywhere. 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...

Duration:00:08:25

#1664 - TBT: Adjunct Professor Grows Interview Prep Site to 20,000 Users

7/22/2021
In this week’s “Throwback Thursday / Where are they now?” segment, we hear from an adjunct professor who helps data scientists prepare for interviews at tech companies. 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. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Email: team@sidehustleschool.com Be on the show:...

Duration:00:08:07

#1663 - Q&A: Does the “funnel process” really work?

7/21/2021
An entry-level product, a medium-priced product, then an expensive one—there are variations, but this is the classic “funnel process” that marketers teach. Unfortunately, it doesn’t have much to do with funnel cake … and does it really work? 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. 🎧 Show notes:...

Duration:00:07:10

#1662 - Warehouse Manager Sells Twitter-Threads-As-a-Service

7/20/2021
When a warehouse manager stumbles upon Twitter threads as a way to grow an audience, he taps into an under-served niche and creates a new service offering for businesses. 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. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Email: team@sidehustleschool.com Be on the show:...

Duration:00:09:32

#1661 - Q&A: Creators of the internet, unite!

7/19/2021
This listener has an ambitious plan to unite creators (including podcasters and YouTubers) in an informal network to gain an advantage in negotiating for sponsors and other deals. But is it feasible? 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. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Email:...

Duration:00:06:39

#1660 - Summer Job Reselling Silver Brings in $10,000

7/18/2021
When his roommate makes $2,000 buying and selling silver in one weekend, this college student turns off the TV and starts his own education in precious metals. He goes on to earn $10,000 his first summer. 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. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Email:...

Duration:00:08:04

#1659 - Q&A: Alternative banking for cannabis products?

7/17/2021
In many jurisdictions, sellers of medical and recreational marijuana have a huge problem: they can’t keep their money in a bank. If you don’t want to carry all your money around in duffel bags, what’s to be done? 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. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Email:...

Duration:00:05:47

#1658 - Failure Friday: “They refused to listen to my big pitch…”

7/16/2021
In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from the woman who invented the “peeLUX.” When she tries to pitch her product to the founder of Spanx, she runs afoul of the company’s lawyers. 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. 🎧 Show notes: SideHustleSchool.com Email: team@sidehustleschool.com Be...

Duration:00:08:12