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…
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.
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.
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).