So, you have a full-time job, but want to do more for yourself because you have the time and need the extra cash. Why not look for a side hustle? According to Entrepreneur.com, whether you need a little extra cash to make rent or you simply want to explore your passions outside of work and get paid for it, a side hustle can be a lucrative way to bring in more income – without waiting for your boss to hand out a raise. The side hustle economy is booming! In fact, according to study from Bankrate, nearly 37 percent of Americans have a side job, and they’re making an average of more than $8,000 every year.
At the Chamber Coalition, which is comprised of the New American Chamber of Commerce (NACC) and the African American International Chamber of Commerce (AAICC) and Hispanic American International Chamber of Commerce (HAICC) a new and vibrant program called the “Side Hustle Business Boot Camp” is available. This boot camp outlines the benefits of having a side job. Why should you be interested in this program or why should you get a side job? Having a side job help to build your skills, keep alive any other interests you may have, expand your network and of course, you will appreciate the additional pay.
Simply put, the Side Hustle Business Boot Camp will open your mind to various ways you can build your skills. After all, this is a diverse society and the more you learn and put to practice what you’ve learned, the better it is for you in the long run. Therefore, by being a participant of the Hustle Side Boot Camp, you would realize how multiskilled you can be and how you can turn these skills into money making ventures.
Believe it or not, having a side job keeps alive any other interest you may have. Take for instance if you are employed as a Security Guard doing the night shift, but your real interest is to become a lawyer. You can learn how to find the best-suited side job that can assist in getting you closer to your goal of becoming a lawyer. For example, you can work during the day as a paralegal. Side Hustle Boot Camp will no doubt teach you how to forge ahead in that area. There was actually a recent article in the New York Times where individuals are lawyers by day and bartenders and Uber and Lyft drivers by night. It’s about making that extra cash and making ends meet. Respect the hustle!
In the business world, networking is also a plus. Getting to know different people from varying business backgrounds can put you in the perfect position to build your career. The Business Boot Camp will teach you the importance of networking and how to go about meeting and ultimately doing business with the people you meet. Are you now ready to embark on this boot camp journey? You will not regret it.
Lastly, the Business Boot Camp will teach you how to turn your passion into profit and make money in your spare time. This among the other outlined reasons should propel you to capitalize on this exciting and fulfilling opportunity to be a part of the camp. You will not regret it! Questions: 718‐722‐9217.
The New American Chamber of Commerce (NACC) presents a diverse agenda of programs and events each year to benefit its members as well as to promote and inform New York City’s business community. Our Chamber activities offer excellent opportunities for member companies to enhance their own image in the business community by providing visibility of their products/services before a target audience of local business people.