The Shine to FIVE™ Method for Side Hustlers

Do You Just Have a Really Expensive Hobby?

April 07, 2022 Christen N. James Episode 66
The Shine to FIVE™ Method for Side Hustlers
Do You Just Have a Really Expensive Hobby?
Show Notes

“There’s a difference between being good at a hobby and being passionate about something, and running a BUSINESS.”

- CJ


Are you running a side-biz… or do you just have a really expensive hobby?


Maybe you had a great biz idea or took an online course that sparked a new passion, and you tried to turn it into a revenue stream. When you discover something that you’re REALLY good at, it’s only natural you’ll think about turning it into a business.  


But many biz ideas are abandoned just as quickly as they’re started. 


Why? Because they don’t deliver REAL RESULTS… and there’s a reason for that! Just because you can do something really well, that doesn’t mean you can turn it into a successful business. If you want to make the shift to entrepreneur and turn your side gig into your only gig, you have GOT to have a PLAN!


In this episode of The Shine to FIVE™ Method with CJ, you’ll discover: 

  • The top 3 questions I ask biz owners trying to leave the 9to5 WITHOUT a business plan
  • What you need to think about if you want to build a successful side-biz that fits into your lifestyle
  • Exactly what having a proper business plan will help you do!


Also, check out our Links section to learn how YOU can join the The Shine to FIVE™ Movement!


Highlights:‌ ‌

00:56  Intro

02:22  Side biz or hobby?

05:04  You need a business plan

06:42  Are your methods sustainable?

08:23  Self care

09:24  What a proper plan does

13:56  The big question to ask yourself

14:35  The Shine to FIVE Movement™

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Links:


The Shine to FIVE Movement™

https://www.christennjames.com/the-shine-to-five-movement 

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