MBA1205 Q&A Wednesday: How long should I be side hustling?

Are you in a position to transition?

Many of us entrepreneurs started out side-hustling, building our little businesses while holding down a 9-to-5. But at some point, you have to decide if and when it’s time to ditch the day job and invest fully into your independent creation.

It’s Q&A Wednesday, and one listener wonders how to know when it’s time to take that leap. What level of success should you have reached before you go full-time? How can you know your chances of full-time success are reasonable?

Where on the highway of side-hustling is the off-ramp to independence?

Today, we explore various scenarios and timelines for making the big move. We discuss what to consider before you commit, the bare-minimum profit margins, and how to position yourself to have the best chance. The goal is in sight — let us help you with the timing. Click Play!


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