Side Hustle School

#2186 - First $1,000: “I went door-to-door selling home alarms…”

#2186 - First $1,000: “I went door-to-door selling home alarms…”

Side Hustle School - December 26, 2022 - 05:50

In this week’s First $1,000 segment, we hear from a real-life door-to-door salesman. No really, this is a thing! Some door knockers can earn six figures a year or more, as long as they’re able to cope with repeated rejection. Here’s the story of one guy who’s well on his way.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.