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After 13 years of running my own side hustles, from network marketing to online businesses I’ve put together this free 3 Step Guide that will share the exact method I’ve used to find & validate profitable side hustle ideas.

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Create Online Courses

Do you have a skill you could teach others?  If so creating a digital course is a great way to start earning income.

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Affiliate Marketing

Wanna start your own internet marketing business selling other peoples products.

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Drop Shipping

Want to start your own ecommerece business but without all the cost?  Then drop shipping is the answer.

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Freelance Writing

Is writing your thing?  Then why not put it to good use and earn some extra money on the side.

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Social Media Managment

Do you like using Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest?  Then social media management consultant is for you.

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Want to drive for Uber or Lyft and earn extra income?  Then rideshare could be the right option for you.

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Is Dropshipping Worth It – The Pros and Cons

Over the last few weeks, I've been researching a possible new business opportunity, drop shipping. To be honest I use to think drop shipping was a scam but the thing is that could be further from the truth.  The problem there are a million ways to skin a cat and some...
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17 Affiliate Marketing Tools That Will Shortcut Your Success

Having the right affiliate marketing tools can make a big difference. With the right tools, your business will run more efficiently, save you tons of time, and most of all make more money in the end. In this article, I'm going to share 17 of my top affiliate marketing...
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Affilorama Review – A Complete Video Review [Updated 2017]

Valuable Resource - Looking to get started with affiliate marketing fast check out our free Quick Start Checklist by clicking here. Back a few years ago when I was first getting started online I had no idea what this online business thing was all about.  However, I...
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3 Steps to Find & Validate Profitable Side Hustle Ideas

Do you find this tough: Finding the perfect side hustle idea can be hard.  The right side hustle must meet two criteria. First, it should be something that interest you. Second, it should be something that can make you money. However, not all side hustles are created...
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How to Set Goals For Your Side Hustle in 2017

2016 is over, and I have a very important question for you: What did you achieve in 2016? Did you hit your goals or did you fall flat on your face. Starting a new year is also time to start fresh and make some changes in your life even if you didn't hit your goals...
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How Much Time Should You Dedicate to Your Side Hustle

In order to have a successful side hustle you need to dedicate time towards it. It's as simple as that. The question is how much time should you dedicate towards it and what should you actually be working on? In this article my goal is to attempt to answer that...
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7 Rookie Mistakes to Picking a Side Hustle Idea

So you want to start a side hustle, now what: Well the first step is to pick something that speaks to you.  However I find this one of the toughest part for most people to get past. In fact this one hurdle often stops people right in there tracks from moving forward....
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Monthly Earnings Update: November 2016 $766.98 in Earnings

Hello and welcome to my November 2016 monthly earnings update! If you're not familiar with my updates, this is where I recap the month and share all of the behind the scene moments including what I earned for the month. You can check out all of my previous monthly...
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4 Ways to Invest in Your Side Hustle Even if You’re a Beginner

Have you ever said this to yourself: I don't need to spend money on my side hustle because I can do it all myself. I use to say this to myself all the time when I launched my first online side business.  After all only I knew how to write the content the way I wanted...
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The 5 Basic Types of Side Hustles You Can Start

Did you know: According to an article 63% of 20 somethings want to start their own business.  That's a lot of people for even just one age group who want to spread their entrepreneurial wings. The problem is what kind of business should you start? As you've...
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Chris Holdheide

Chris Holdheide


Hi, my name is Chris Holdheide and I am the founder of Side Hustle Academy, and  I’ve been doing various side businesses since 2004.

In that time I’ve done everything from network marketing to internet marketing.  The question is are you interested in starting your own side business?

To learn more about my journey check out my about page here.

3 Steps to Find & Validate Profitable Side Hustles

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3 Steps to Find & Validate Profitable Side Hustle Ideas

Want to start a side hustle but you're not sure where to start?  Then grab our free guide.  Inside you'll learn...

- The questions you need to ask yourself to help you dig up profitable ideas.

- How to narrow down your best ideas.

- How to determine which ideas have the most profitability.

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