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Side Hustle Series

Ingredient Side Hustle - Zinny Factor
Side Hustle Series

The Key Ingredients for a Great Side Hustle

Being able to earn more money is something that all people are going to want to do, but what are the ingredients necessary? But of course, you don’t have to give up your current job or have to apply for all of the promotions going, in order to earn more.

Having a side hustle to earn something extra can allow you to earn that little bit more money that can help you to save, or help you to achieve your financial goals much faster, which could be saving for a house or paying off your student debt.

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Side Hustle Course - Zinny Factor
Entrepreneur's Workplace, Side Hustle Series

Smashing That Side Hustle Course In Your Spare Time

Do you have some spare time? After the 9 to 5 or a day of working for yourself? Because if you do, this is probably the time you like to take for yourself, after your job and your family are taken care of, to unwind and de-stress from the day you’ve just had. 

But then you remember that side hustle education course you invested in, that cost you a pretty penny, and that you haven’t spent any time on in months. You might get annoyed with yourself when you remember it, and you tell yourself you’ll get on with it tomorrow. 

But will you? Well, you will when you know how to prepare yourself! So, if you’re someone who wants to get on with a side hustle, to further your career or supplement your income, here are some tips to help you put it to good use. 

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Tristan Layfield Career Coach - Zinny Factor
Career Change, Job Search, Magazine, Side Hustle Series

Tristan Layfield: Career Coach & Quality Assurance Professional

Have you ever worked with a career coach? Consistently updating our interview/ feature stories is one way we enjoy sharing stories from other workers in diverse fields. We believe in storytelling because everyone’s life and career journey are unique. We all have that perspective that even though feels similar to an experience someone else might have encountered in the past remains unique to us.

Some people don’t understand how coaching might be beneficial or the whole idea, this interview will help shed some light on this. Tristan Layfield works full-time and has a business he runs as well — talk about passion and career!

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Side Hustle as a Self Starter - Zinny Factor
Side Hustle Series

Smart Side Hustle Options For Self Starters (Plus How To Get Going)

If you are going to make it big with a side hustle, you absolutely need to be a self-starter. That means you need the tenacity and motivation to get up and work, even when there is no one looking over your shoulder.

It’s important to be reminded that side hustling isn’t for everyone. Not everybody can put up with the pressure of working towards a steady income and having some other passion/ work they pursue on the side. It’s hard work, takes a lot of dedication and is something you should think hard enough of whether you want to commit to.

Of course, if you have this precious quality, there are some absolutely fabulous ways you can increase your revenue streams. Read on to find out what they are. 

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Creative and Work - Zinny Factor
Entrepreneur's Workplace, Side Hustle Series

Building A Supportive Network Around Your Creative Passion

If you were to believe the romantic representation in the media, you might think that embarking in a creative career – full-time or as a side hustle – can be liberating and empowering.

While there is no denying that your creative passion can isolate you from your community. Being creative, it’s ultimately using your soul as a product on the market. Needless to say, it can be a solitary and challenging experience that forces you to question your sense of self-worth when you’re rejected.

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Side hustle for 2018- Zinny Factor
Side Hustle Series

Side Hustles To Think About In 2019

‘Side hustle’ is one of the key buzzwords this year. If you weren’t one of the many people jumping on the bandwagon this year, it’s still likely you came across the term. A side hustle can be an excellent way to boost your income and who knows where it could lead. However, you don’t have to start one because every other person hs a side hustle. It should be because you want to and have reasons to explore this area.

The good news is that it’s never too late to join the movement, so if you’re looking for ways to grow your money next year, here are some side hustles to think about in 2019.

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How to Manage Side Hustle - Zinny Factor
Side Hustle Series

Tips On How To Grow Your Side Hustle As A Full-Time Worker

Many workers are starting to see reasons why they should have a side hustle. As a result, this is now the ‘gig economy’. Having another means of income can be beneficial for a number of reasons, however, this is not something that every employee must venture into.

You need to be certain it’s something you are comfortable with. Otherwise, let it remain a hobby as running a business however small is no easy feat!

It’s a way of reducing your dependency on your main source of income (i.e. a backup plan for your life or career). A side hustle is also one way of reaching financial freedom, as you are able to increase your residual income most especially if your full-time income isn’t good enough.

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Business Startups Competition - Zinny Factor
Entrepreneur's Workplace, Side Hustle Series

Bona Fide Reasons Startups Should Embrace The Competition

The competition is the enemy. It’s war and you want to beat them into a thick paste. Then, the business can absorb the market share of its rivals and expand and be successful. When you think of all the major corporations on the planet, they have built a brand which has zero or very little competition.

It’s true that victory and your rivals are linked, but not in the way you may think. The simple truth is that competition in whatever form is healthy. Yep, this is true even if you have to lose for a little while.

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Online freelancer Success - Zinny Factor
Entrepreneur's Workplace, Side Hustle Series

Being Successful As An Online Freelancer

In the modern age, freelancing is becoming increasingly popular among working professionals. That’s because the internet has made it easier than ever to take the self-employed route. With an online job, you can work from anywhere in the world. Still, there’s a lot of competition out there for people who essentially build solo businesses from the comfort of their own home. The following suggestions should help you if you want to be successful as an online freelancer.

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Side Hustle Passive Income - Zinny Factor
Side Hustle Series

Tips To Consider When Trying To Make Income From Your Side Hustle

If you’ve always wanted more than one source of income, we now have a category dedicated to sharing side hustle or passive income topics. There are a number of articles already published discussing how to discover a side hustle, how to implement your idea and so on. So make sure you browse through previous articles because it’ll definitely be of benefit.

This article will share initial steps to take to go about making money from your side hustle because this is something we are passionate about. Currently, asides working my 9-5, I manage this blog which gives some source of income and run a wedding photography/ videography business with my husband: Allen Oba Studios.

I’m writing this article not because I think I’m an expert in discussing side hustling. As a matter of fact, I enjoy listening to this Side Hustle School and reading extensively on this topic.

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