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5 Side Hustles Easily Turned Into a Full-Time Career

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Ask someone ten years ago about side hustles and you’d be met with looks of bemusement. You’d perhaps hear hushed whispers asking earnestly if it’s some kind of street scam.

Fast forward to the age of the millennial and the uncertain economic situation. Now, side hustles mean a lot of people are leveraging their skills as part of the gig economy…   

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5 Steps to Turn Your Side Hustle into a Full-Time Career

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This month marks the one-year anniversary of owning my own business. I started a marketing agency after working in the private sector for five years.

The best part: the firm emerged from a side hustle while working a full-time job…   

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Leveraging a 6 to 11 Side Hustle to Pursue Your Passion

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Sure, we all have a 9-to-5, but what about a 6-11? You might be thinking, “what in the world is this guy talking about??” Let me explain. The concept of a 6-11 is based on the growing trend of twin-track career paths, commonly referred to as a side hustle.   

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9 Reasons Every Young Professional Needs a Side Hustle

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Andres Zapata, the owner of a consulting firm, is handing Millennials a golden opportunity. He closes his office every day at 5:30 pm without exception.

Our generation demands a greater work/life balance, and companies like Zapata’s give us what we want: more free time.

What’s the best way to fill (some of) the extra hours? With a side hustle. It could be anything: a business venture, start-up, developing an app, volunteering, a part-time job or even tinkering with a blog.

The list is endless. All you need to do is pick something. Here are 9 reasons why every young professional needs a side hustle.   

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Move Your Career Forward: “Side Hustles” That Pay Fast

You might be in a job just because you need something to pay the bills. Or maybe you enjoy the job you’re doing, but you’re working at a pay rate that doesn’t meet all your needs.

The good thing is, there’s a way to do a side hustle without the drawbacks of burning yourself out or taking all of your free time. And I’m here to show you how…guaranteed (see end of the post).   

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