If you’ve been considering a break from your 9-5 and are ready to try something new, you’ve likely considered going into business for yourself. And while a totally new venture, hinged on your fabulous ideas and personal vision, might be appealing, you may also want to consider the potential of purchasing a franchise.
More and more women are finding ways to make additional income but not from getting a second job. Instead, they’re opting for a non-traditional route to financial freedom. They’re exploring side hustles. Most are on-demand gigs like driving for Uber or picking up projects on sites like upwork.com. It’s often the flexibility and ability to work when they want that is more attractive than getting a second job.
It’s important to make sure you are fulfilling your hearts desires. The first place to look is at your talents and skills. We all have or know how to do something that would make a good business idea, if establishing wealth is important to you, you’ll want to have multiple streams of income.
I recently read that one of my favorite business women had been robbed at gunpoint in her business. It’s one of those things that you don’t hear of often, or you hear on the nightly news and chalk up to it happening to ‘someone else’. But this time the story hit home because this was someone that I admired and it made me think…
It’s no secret that I’m the biggest believer in the power of a side hustle and exploring your creative and entrepreneurial talents. But selling your product or service online successfully can be challenging. Whether you’re trying to get your side hustle going or you’re knee-deep in full-time business, we’ve got you covered.
When you’re in the beginning phase of your business, it can be tempting to jump right into the fun stuff, the creative and exciting parts. But it is important that you invest the time to put a solid foundation in place first. What exactly does that mean? It means you need to plan, do research, and prepare! Sounds exhausting already, right? But if you do it right, you’ll be on the right tract, from the start.