Turning your side hustle into a full-time gig

Business | 10 May 2019

Busy. Busy. Busy. Life with a side hustle can get quite hectic. For starters, you’re probably a one-person show for now, juggling everything from creating the product, social media and marketing, courier, and everything in between! Then there’s the fact that you’ve still got a day job and career. So if you're thinking about turning your side hustle into a full-time gig, here are some points to consider:

Figure out what you need to live

Make a list of regular expenses, allocate some funds for unexepcted bills and emergencies, and make note of your recent transactions and where you've been spending your money. Knowing all these up front means that you'll be better prepared for the future.

Make sure you have a business plan

A business plan means not only are you serious about going full-time and backing yourself, but it also helps keep you accountable in what you need to do in order to grow your business. Check out our tips here .

Time management is everything

Chances are, your time management skills are already great having to balance both the side hustle and your day job. This is an essential skill to have especially at the start as you juggle different roles while you get your business off the ground.