Side Hustle School

#1784 - Failure Friday: “Weeks after launch, the website was totally dead…”

#1784 - Failure Friday: “Weeks after launch, the website was totally dead…”

Side Hustle School - November 19, 2021 - 05:16

In this week’s Failure Friday segment, we hear from Rupert Hunt, the founder of It’s now the world’s largest roommate finder service—but in the early days, the team struggled to commit to it. 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.