5 Fun and Flexible Side Hustles

5 Fun and Flexible Side HustlesIf you are someone like me, then you have a side hustle along with your job.

Most of us do.

But wouldn’t it be a great thing if the side gig you have is something which doesn’t even feel like work?

It would be awesome.

Having a slightly less demanding side job helps you to be more productive, be focused and still make money on the side.

If you are looking to make some extra cash and still enjoy what you do, then you should consider the following options.

Please do remember that these side jobs will not make as much as your full-time job, but they can come in handy for some extra bucks here and there.

 

Captioning

Captioning is a FUN job. Who wouldn’t want to make money sitting on your couch, watching videos? (more…)

Work From Home As A Transcriptionist & Earn $15-20 per Hour

transcriptionistMost of my readers ask me about typing or transcriptionist jobs, because they are the most flexible options to work from home.

Transcription is a very popular work at home job, but not many know what exactly it involves and how to become a transcriber.

Today, I have all the details about Transcription from an expert, Janet Shaughnessy. She started working as a medical transcriber in 2007 and later created a course, Transcribe Anywhere, to help others work online as Transcriptionist in both legal and general transcription fields.

Now, let’s get into this detailed interview to answer all your questions about this excellent side hustle.

How to work from home as a Transcriptionist,

 

What is Transcription and tell us about how you become a Transcriptionist?

Transcription is the process of turning audio and video files into text documents. There’s a myth that people who don’t really understand what transcription is continue to float around the internet — that anyone can be a transcriptionist and all you need to know is how to type. That’s simply not true. (more…)

Top Free Resources to Jumpstart Your Online Hustle

Top Free Resources to Jumpstart Your Online HustleAre you thinking of beginning your work from home career, but not sure what you can do or what could be your area of interest?

Well, you are not alone.  

There are so many people who are confused what money-making work at home jobs or profitable businesses they can start. It can be very confusing with so many choices out there.

If it is a job, then the decision is pretty easy, you go ahead and apply for the ones which are available, and you clearly know what kind of job you are going to get. You might not even need anything to start off there.

But if it is an online business or job, then it is vital that you start on the right foot.

Today, I am going to give you a roundup of work at home side hustles which have helped many people and might help you in taking a right direction for your future WAH career.

 

All of these e-courses are FREE. So, go ahead and explore your passion. (more…)

How to Earn 6 Figure Income As A Freelance Writer

how to become a freelance writerToday, I have the most interesting interview with Holly Johnson on how to become a freelance writer.

She is a freelance writer who earns $200,000/ year writing online. How awesome is that!!

Let’s find out all the details about how to become a freelance writer,

 

Please tell us about yourself and how you started as a freelance writer.

I picked up freelance writing as a side hustle in around 2012. I had always been passionate about writing, but starting our blog helped me discover the vast opportunity for writers on the web. I started writing part-time only because I still had a traditional, 9-5 job. After writing online for a year, however, I chose to quit my job to write full-time. The rest is history.

 

What are the biggest challenges writers face when starting their career and what tips do you have for them? (more…)

18 Places To Find Freelance Writing Jobs

freelance writing jobsProbably, freelance writing jobs are the most lucrative side hustle right now.

Why do I say that?

With so many websites coming up, there is a constant demand for content creation.

This is where freelance writers come in. Freelance writers can utilize their skill to write for blogs, magazines, online publications, etc.

They can also be hired by some big websites or bloggers to be a staff writer for their websites. That can become a steady stream of income.

There are many places where you can look for good paying freelance writing jobs like Problogger.net, Contena, BloggingPro.com .

One thing you would have to be sure when you are a newbie is, your grammar and English have to be good when applying for the writing gigs, this being the most important requirement.

I am not a professional writer, but something that helps me to write is Grammarly. It does an excellent job of error proof (well, almost). It can be a huge help if you are just starting out as a freelance writer. Though it might not do a proofreading job like a real person, it does pretty for an app.
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How Social Media Can Be A Great Side Hustle

social media side hustleWith social media growing bigger and bigger every day, more and more people are jumping on to different social media channels.

Chances are, every another person has a social media account, whether it is Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram or YouTube.

Studies say that an average person has five social media accounts and spends around 1 hour 40 minutes every day on these accounts. That is a lot of time to spend!!

Why waste that time just being on the social media? You can utilize this platform to make money. It can be anything from helping clients with their social accounts or just leveraging your following on the platform.

Below are some unique ways of making money from social media. This can be very convenient for many who are particularly good with their social media skills or have a knack for getting followers on any social media account.

 

Social Media Manager

Being a social media manager can be very rewarding. Big businesses and companies have constant need of using social media to advertise their business. This is the basic job of a Social Media Manager. (more…)

How to Become a Virtual Assistant and Make $35-50 An Hour

how to become a virtual assistantAnother exciting interview for all of you today on how to become a Virtual Assistant.

Lately, I have been seeing the rising trend of Virtual Assistants. This is quickly becoming a very in-demand work-at-home job as an online virtual assistant.

One thing I see in many Facebook groups and other discussion forums is that many aspiring VA’s are confused about how to price their services, do they charge per hour or per project, etc.

And their biggest question is what is the best resource to start their VA career

To answer all these questions and more, I have the EXPERT Gina Horkey of Horkey Handbook. She is the creator of the 30 days or Less to Virtual Assistant Success. Her course is so popular that till now around 300 students have successfully started their VA careers.

Over to Gina now for all the details about how to become a Virtual Assistant,
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Scoping: How to Make Money From Home Editing Courthouse Transcripts

scopingToday, I have a very special and unique interview about less known work-at-home career.

Scoping.

Not many know that this is a very profitable and flexible work-at-home option. And, Internet Scoping School has one of the most reputed courses to become a Scopist.

I have Connie Chestnutt on my blog today who is a graduate of Internet Scoping School and is a very successful Scopist.

Let’s know about Scoping in her words,

 

What is Scoping? Can you describe in detail about the job?

A Scopist edits transcripts of official proceedings created by court reporters. Court reporters attend proceedings such as court, hearings, and depositions and transcribe the spoken word to written text, and a Scopist makes sure all the correct words and punctuation are there.

Most Scopists are trained to read steno (court reporter machine shorthand). Scoping can be done from the court reporter’s notes and transcript on its own, or they may be asked to spot check or listen to the full audio.  (more…)

8 WAH Transcription Companies hiring Worldwide

8 WAH Transcription Companies hiring WorldwideOf all the work at home jobs, the most searched for jobs and popular one is Transcription.

It is also the most flexible job. Many of my readers and friends have requested for a list of companies which are in general transcription.

General transcription is most easiest and comparatively open to larger workers than medical or legal transcription. This type of transcription does not need much of expertise as opposed to legal or medical transcription. There are many companies in general transcription hiring globally. The pay varies with experience.

Though most of the transcription companies hire U.S residents, there are some which recruit worldwide.

After conducting some research, I am listing all the general transcription companies hiring worldwide with or without experience. (more…)

How to Become A Professional Organizer

professional organizerYou all know that I am all about finding side hustles and I recently discovered that being a Professional Organizer is a very rewarding side hustle or even a full-time business. 

Today, I have an interesting interview with Lisa Woodruff of Organize365. She is a very successful professional organizer and an inspiration to many. She published Amazon #1 Bestseller “The Mindset of Organization” in August 2016.

Let’s find out the exciting facts about being a professional organizer,

 

Can you tell us about yourself and how did you start your organizing business?

I have always been an organized person, an entrepreneur and done many different jobs. I have been a teacher, a direct sales person selling scrapbook items, a housekeeper, a tutor and lots of things. (more…)

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