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How to start 12 small businesses from scratch - whether you're into self publishing, Instagram side hustles, or food trucks

A record number of people started new businesses last year, including dog walking, urban farming, and food trucks. iStock; Insider The pandemic upended many lives, but it didn't overturn the entrepreneurial dream. Applications for an employer ID reached 1.1 million through September 2020, a 12% increase from the prior year. Here are 12 guides on how to start any business, from a modest urban farm to a food truck. See more stories on Insider's business page. The pandemic upended m...
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California man charged for selling counterfeit covid vaccine cards

The owner of the Old Corner Saloon in Clements, California was arrested yesterday on charges of selling fraudulent COVID-19 vaccination cards. According to a press release issued by the California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC): Undercover agents were able to purchase the fraudulent cards at Old Corner Saloon on multiple occasions in April. — Read the rest
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4 ways to get to know your target audience before launching a side hustle - and actually get them to buy into your product

Entrepreneur Jen Glantz says knowing your audience is key to launching a side hustle. Gaby Deimeke Jen Glantz is an entrepreneur and founder of the company Bridesmaid for Hire. She says studying your customer base is key before launching a side hustle or small business. Use social media to engage with your target audience and ask for feedback on products and services. See more stories on Insider's business page. One of the biggest mistakes people make when starting a side hustle is tha...
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How to start 12 small businesses from scratch - whether you're into copywriting, urban farming, or food trucks

A record number of people started new businesses last year, including dog walking, urban farming, and food trucks. iStock; Insider The pandemic upended many lives, but it didn't overturn the entrepreneurial dream. Applications for an employer ID reached 1.1 million through September in 2020, a 12% increase from the prior year. Here are 12 guides on how to start any business, from a modest urban farm to a food truck. See more stories on Insider's business page. The pandemic upende...
Tags: Amazon, Spotify, Instagram, Small Business, Entrepreneurship, US, Urban, Trends, Features, Brooklyn, Portland, Clarke, Airbnb, Vancouver, Portland Oregon, Bakery


After being an investment banker and an Uber exec, I knew the corporate world wasn't for me. I launched a private luxury travel business and have never been happier.

Sarah Groen is the founder of Bell & Bly Travel Design, a luxury travel company. Sarah Groen Sarah Groen is a luxury travel advisor and business owner based in Houston, Texas. After working in finance and tech, in 2018 she launched a company to help busy execs plan luxury vacations. Groen's fees usually start at $500 per week of travel, and most of her clients spend over $1,000 a day on their trips. See more stories on Insider's business page. My love of travel started young - now ...
Tags: Travel, Google, US, Careers, Entrepreneurs, Trends, Strategy, Portugal, Patagonia, Norway, Houston, Santa, Bahamas, Luxury Travel, Arctic Circle, Bhutan


Make Money By Putting Ads On Your Car

The stigma of “selling out to the man” might seem like a quaint Gen-X concept if you’re feeling a pandemic cash crunch—so if you’re short on money and own a car, why not plaster your ride with ads as a way to make some extra bank?
Tags: Employment, Ads, Making Money, Lifehacks, Ridesharing, Self Employment, Sponsors, Side Hustles, Side Gigs


'Humans of New York' creator Brandon Stanton on the power of good habits, growing his passion project into a business, and how to gain a social media following

Polina Marinova and Brandon Stanton. Polina Marinova. Polina Marinova is the founder and author of The Profile, a newsletter that features longform profiles on successful people and companies. She recently interviewed Brandon Stanton, creator of popular blog Humans of New York, on everything from how discipline helped him turn a profit and the "eureka moment" that changed the trajectory of his content.  Stanton dives into his methodology for choosing who to photograph, which quotes and sto...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Photography, New York, Hollywood, South Park, Entrepreneurship, Iraq, Careers, Entrepreneurs, Trends, Strategy, Pakistan, New York Times, Amtrak, Central Park


How Much Money Can You Make on TikTok?

Can you make a living off of TikTok? Yes, but it ain’t easy—the viral video platform offers limited ad revenue to its creators, so you’ll need to rely on sponsored posts, merchandise, and thousands of followers before you can quit your day job.Read more...
Tags: Viral Videos, Lifehacks, Side Hustles, Side Gigs, Tiktok


How Much Money Can You Make on YouTube?

You might have heard about the eight-year old boy that makes $26 million annually from what started off as a toy unboxing channel on YouTube, and thought, “I can do that.” And sure, there’s sky-high potential to make money on the world’s second most-visited site, although most creators make more meager, earthbound…Read more...
Tags: Jobs, Youtube, Hobbies, Lifehacks, Side Hustles, Side Gigs


I quit my job during the pandemic to start my own media company. Here are 10 things I've learned, and my advice to aspiring entrepreneurs.

At the start of the pandemic, Polina Marinova quit her job to devote herself full-time to building her own media company. Polina Marinova Polina Marinova is the founder and author of The Profile, a newsletter that features interesting longform profiles on successful people and companies. Marinova started The Profile in 2017 while working as an editor and writer at Fortune Magazine. At the start of COVID-19 pandemic, she decided to quit her job and begin working on The Profile full-time. Af...
Tags: New York, Beyonce, Jobs, Advice, Careers, NFL, Entrepreneurs, Trends, Nba, Silicon Valley, Ben Horowitz, Benjamin Franklin, Andrew Cuomo, Fortune, Malcolm Gladwell, Nordic


I turned my spiritual coaching side hustle into a 6-figure career — here are the 3 tips I swear by that made me successful

Sarah Negus. Sarah Negus Sarah Negus is a spiritual coach who goes by title of the Modern Day Shaman. She combines shamanic techniques with modern psychology to help professionals better navigate the corporate world. In her 30s working as a property developer, Negus realized she wasn't feeling fulfilled in her career or personal life. After a meaningful encounter with a shaman in Peru, she opened her own pilates studio and later began offering spiritual coaching. Negus says it took several...
Tags: Leadership, Small Business, Careers, Entrepreneurs, Trends, Strategy, Spirituality, Peru, Coaching, Nordic, LinkedIn Facebook, NLP, Negus, Side Hustles, Contributor 2019, Original Contributor


PRESENTING: 6 side hustles you can start from home, according to 2 freelancers earning $15,000 a month

Stephanie Smolders. Stephanie Smolders Stephanie Smolders and her partner have spent the last four years working from home while traveling around the world. Whether poolside at a hotel or on the beach, they've managed to bring in a steady income by growing their business from small freelance gigs into projects that generated $15,000 a month. Now, she shares her tips with Business Insider on how she made money entirely remotely and other ways to generate an income during the pandemic. "There...
Tags: Money, Small Business, Careers, Trends, Strategy, Working From Home, Income, Teaser, Nordic, Side Hustles, WFH, BI-freelancer, Contributor 2019


SUCCESS INSIDER: 6 side hustles you can start online to make extra money from home

Stephanie Smolders earns money online while traveling around the world. Stephanie Smolders Stephanie Smolders and her partner have been full-time traveling freelancers for four years. In that time, they've become experts at finding work from anywhere in the world.  They shared their best tips with Business Insider, from online tutoring to creating digital products. Read more here. Welcome to Success Insider, our regular newsletter for getting things done. This week we have info on "microsch...
Tags: Instagram, Education, Reese Witherspoon, Careers, America, Entrepreneurs, Trends, Strategy, New York Times, Ibm, Voice, Nordic, Skillshare, Morales, Natasha Oakley, Side Hustles


4 ways to grow your side hustle into a lucrative, full-time business

If you want to turn a side hustle into your full-time job, develop a long-term plan. DragonImages/Getty Turning your passion into a full-time business is not an easy decision, and requires a lot of patience and hard work.  Entrepreneurs share what it took to turn their side gigs into jobs, from finding mentors, to establishing a competitive advantage, to experimenting with potential customers. Remember, positioning your business for growth is critical — charging customers from day one will...
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3 ways to grow your blog quickly, according to an expert blogger who has over 450,000 monthly readers

Think about content that will actually generate revenue, not just clicks and traffic. Lechatnoir/Getty Images If you want to start making money as a blogger, you need to focus less on content and more on growth.Adam Enfroy is an expert blogger who's worked his way up to 450,000 monthly readers and $80,000 in monthly revenue by prioritizing scaling and monetization strategies.Enfroy says to outsource tasks when you can to create a consistent flow of content that will in turn generate clicks,...
Tags: Amazon, Advice, Careers, Blogs, Entrepreneur, Trends, Strategy, Blogging, New York Times, Jeff Bezos, Growth, Nordic, Adam, Facebook Group, Contributor, Adam You


I turned my sailboat into a podcast studio after I lost my biggest in-person speaking gigs. Here's my advice for starting your own show at home.

Amy Morin working on the couch in her sailboat home. Amy Morin Amy Morin is a psychotherapist, licensed clinical social worker, mental strength coach, and international bestselling author.Due to the pandemic, Morin says many of her speaking engagements (which accounted for a major part of her salary) were either canceled or indefinitely postponed.In order to pivot her business model, she began a new side hustle that she could do from home: a podcast about mental strength.It doesn't take fan...
Tags: Podcast, Small Business, Careers, Trends, Strategy, Chicago, Silicon Valley, Nordic, Morin, Amy Morin, Side Hustles, BI-freelancer, Contributor 2019, Amy Morin Amy Morin


Make a Side Hustle Chore Board for Your Kids

My son has decided that being off from school for—I don’t know, a long time, probably—during the coronavirus pandemic is actually an opportunity to make some extra money. By the end of Day One Of Our New Reality, he’d already made an additional dollar above his regular allowance by folding an incredible pile of…Read more...
Tags: Lifehacks, Chores, Allowance, Side Hustles, Side Hustle Chore Board


Getting a side hustle doing what you love

Getting a side hustle doing what you love sometimes means persevering through people flat-out telling you that you can't … Many people have something they're passionate about that's outside of their main job. A natural outflowing of that passion is a fire in the belly. With time, this translates to proficiency or even expertise because there's the desire to get better. For lots of people — including myself — this passion is music. I've been a musician for over four decades. I started...
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12 Side Hustles That Pay Well

Could you use some extra cash? There’s never been a better time to make some extra income on the side!  I have researched several possibilities, I have even tried some myself, and want to share with you 12 different side hustles that you can do that actually will generate a decent amount of earnings for you in your free time. If you would need any further information on the items listed below, be sure to check out this video for more details… 1. Uber or L...
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You Don't Have to Monetize Your Joy

That’s the brilliant way that writer Molly Conway puts it, the old advice that bears repeating: When you’re good at something, people will tell you to turn it into your job, but you don’t have to. You probably don’t want to. Doing something for money is very different than doing it for fun. Still, in the modern world,…Read more...
Tags: Work, Business, Hobbies, Lifehacks, Side Hustles, Molly Conway


How to Predict Annual Earnings From a Freelance Gig or Side Hustle

Freelancers and side hustlers: how much money do you want to make this year?Read more...
Tags: Freelancing, Money, Income, Lifehacks, Freelance Writing, Side Hustles


Pick a Side Job That Gets You Away From Your Screen

Anyone who works from home knows it’s a special kind of hell. Despite the allure of soft pants and no commute, it can be isolating and dreary. When you’re left to your own devices—literally, just you and your devices —staring at a screen, trying to turn words or graphics or code into dollars, and you don’t know what…Read more...
Tags: Freelancing, Working From Home, Income, Lifehacks, Side Hustles, Side Gigs, Side Jobs, Making More Money


We Reject the Side Hustle

Read enough about career and money, and you’ll start to see a lot of the same pieces of advice repeated over and over again. Most are sensible and innocuous. Some are downright bad. Read more...
Tags: Career, Work Life Balance, Lifehacks, Side Hustles, Preserving Sanity


How to Make More Money in 2019

None of us has enough money.Read more...
Tags: Freelancing, Personal Finance, Wage Gap, Money, Retirement, Negotiating, Goals, Salary, Lifehacks, Side Hustles


How to make millions per year with toy store arbitrage

I’ve told this story before, but it’s been a while. After I decided to turn my financial life around, I started managing my personal finances as if I were managing a business. Okay, lots of you know that. But what most of you probably don’t know is that I took a ton of inspiration from a videogame. Back in 2004 and 2005, I played far too much World of Warcraft. I wasn’t particularly good at it — except one tiny little aspect. I couldn’t kill the ghosts and the ghouls very well, but I was damn go...
Tags: Amazon, Marketing, Grant, Ryan Grant, Curated, Side Hustles, Arbitrage, Although Good Morning America


7 Side Hustles You Can Do with Your Partner

7 Side Hustles You Can Do with Your Partner is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money! It’s no secret that the cost of living has gone up significantly. Being able to provide for yourself and live comfortably, seems to get harder and harder every year, and that’s the case even for those with a partner. And in many cases, even if you can support yourself, the cost of necessities can often leave you with little to no income to spare for enter...
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How I Wrote Two Full-Length Novels in 18 Months

My debut novel, The Biographies of Ordinary People: Volume 1: 1989–2000, releases on May 23, 2017. The sequel, which covers the years 2004–2016, is scheduled to release in the first half of 2018.Read more...
Tags: Writing, Side Hustles, life-hacks


Don’t Let the  “Job Investment Trap” Keep You From Switching Careers

Switching careers can be daunting for many reasons, but some people are afraid to do it because they’ve already invested so much in their current career. This is called the “Job Investment Trap,” and you shouldn’t let it get it in your way. Read more...
Tags: Personal Finance, Jobs, Money, Careers, Gigs, Switching Careers, Side Hustles, life-hacks, Sunk Cost


Pick a Side Hustle That Complements Your Career Goals

There are nearly limitless ways to make money in your spare time. If you want to get a better job, though, make sure that your side hustle is helping you get there.Read more...
Tags: Career, Personal Finance, Money, Goals, Side Income, Side Hustles, life-hacks


Foap Makes It Easy to Sell Stock Photos With Your Phone

If you like taking photos and you like making money, you might as well combine the two interests. Easier said than done, of course, but Foap makes it simple to sell your pictures to brands as stock photography.Read more...
Tags: Photos, Apps, Photography, Stock Photography, Foap, Side Income, Earning Money, Side Hustles, life-hacks