How to Build Your Side Hustle While Working Full-Time

Meredith Wood

Meredith Wood

Editor-in-Chief at Fundera
Meredith is Editor-in-Chief at Fundera. Specializing in financial advice for small business owners, Meredith is a current and past contributor to Yahoo!, Amex OPEN Forum, Fox Business, SCORE, AllBusiness and more.
Meredith Wood

Many people want to start their own business but aren’t quite sure how to make their dreams a reality. A recent study from Bentley University found that over 66 percent of those aged 18 to 24 want to start a business of their own. Yet too often, aspiring business owners give up before they get started because the task seems too daunting.  

Building your business on the side can be a great way to get your feet wet, while giving you time to save money and build sustainable streams of revenue. If you have a full-time job in a related industry, you’re also likely learning valuable skills that will translate to your business. But how do you know when you’re ready to quit your job and focus on your dream full time?

There’s no easy way to know for sure that you’re ready to make the leap but there are a few key factors that can help you feel more prepared. Learning to manage your time, having a clear picture of your long term business goals, and building a steady flow of customers are all positive signs that you are ready to make your side hustle your main hustle.

Check out this infographic below to learn tips for building your side hustle while working full time:

Sources: Entrepreneur | Inc | Entrepreneur | Startup Nation | Infographic Journal | Entrepreneur | Inc

Editorial Note: Any opinions, analyses, reviews or recommendations expressed in this article are those of the author’s alone, and have not been reviewed, approved, or otherwise endorsed by any of these entities.
Meredith Wood

Meredith Wood

Editor-in-Chief at Fundera
Meredith is Editor-in-Chief at Fundera. Specializing in financial advice for small business owners, Meredith is a current and past contributor to Yahoo!, Amex OPEN Forum, Fox Business, SCORE, AllBusiness and more.
Meredith Wood

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