Side Hustle School

#1630 - Failure Friday: “Pitching to executives felt like an awful first date…”

#1630 - Failure Friday: “Pitching to executives felt like an awful first date…”

Side Hustle School - June 18, 2021 - 07:45

In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from a military spouse who sells punny greeting cards. When she’s called to pitch her idea to executives at an incubator, she figures she can wing it. How hard can it be? Side Hustle School features a new episode EVERY DAY, featuring detailed case studies of people who earn extra money without quitting their job. This year, the show includes free guided lessons and listener Q&A several days each week. 🎧Show notes: SideHustleSchool.comEmail: team@sidehustleschool.comBe on the show: on Twitter: @chrisguillebeauConnect on Instagram: @193countriesVisit Chris's main site: ChrisGuillebeau.comIf you're enjoying the show, please pass it along! It's free and has been published every single day since January 1, 2017. We're also very grateful for your five-star ratings—it shows that people are listening and looking forward to new episodes. 😎 🙏🏼

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A daily show for everyone who works a regular job and wants to start an income-earning project on the side. In each episode, listeners will hear a different story of someone who's started a side hustle—along with what went well, how that person overcame challenges, and what happened as a result. The show is written and hosted by Chris Guillebeau, the New York Times bestselling author of The $100 Startup, The Happiness of Pursuit, and other books.