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Have you ever wanted to start a side hustle, but didn’t?
I know exactly what’s holding you back.
I’ve talked to countless aspiring entrepreneurs. People seeking to start beauty companies, bakeries, tech companies, clothing companies, hot sauce emporiums…the list goes on. But though all of those business plans and side hustle ideas varied so much from each other, the very first concern they brought up to me was always the same:
“I don’t have any money. How could I possibly start a business?”
I totally get where they’re coming from. When you’ve never started a business before, so many of the first steps seem totally insurmountable – especially when you’re not lucky enough to be facing them with a bucket full of cash.
But guess what?
Michael Dell started out selling PCs from his college dorm room. Apple, Disney, and Google all started in garages. I started a multimillion-dollar company from my kitchen table – and trust me, I was downright broke.
If you find yourself feeling like you couldn’t possibly start a profitable side hustle in your current situation…