Repeat after Me: I am in control.
I think we can all agree that side hustle just might be the biggest buzz word of 2017 and has spilled over into 2018. Everyone and their mama’s got one. Hell, even some babies have one. (I’m sure you’ve heard of baby modeling.) And if you do them right, side hustles can be amazing. They help you pay off debt, develop a new skill, follow dreams, meet new people, etcetera. Like most people I took a side hustle to help me pay off my debt faster. However, my side hustle stories are interesting and not like most. One allowed me to find an additional career I wanted to pursue, the other made me lose focus and took too much time away from my career. While I still do both side hustles I found a way to make them work for me. If you don’t have a plan in place, your side hustle can end up working you rather than you working it. Regardless of your goal, make sure you set the terms of your side hustle early on. Here are a few things to keep in when mastering rules for your side hustle