August 30, 2015

28 Side Jobs You Can Turn Into A Full Time Job

Are you unsatisfied with your current job? Are you currently unemployed? Why not start a business that requires little to no start up costs?

Teaching in Oia Santorini Greece Photo

Side businesses are small work opportunities that earn you extra cash. They typically start as a hobby, but have the potential to support your lifestyle when done well. It could be something that you do in your spare time until you make enough money to quit your day job.

Often the hardest part of starting a side business is figuring out what is the best side job for you. We have a list of jobs below to help you focus your search.

Should You Be An Entrepreneur?

Side jobs are cool because they almost always offer flexible schedules, work life balance, work from home potential, and pure enjoyment. Plus you can start these businesses this week and you’ll be making money before you know it. They don’t often require any certifications, only a drive to make money. Practically anyone can do these cool side jobs. And some of them allow you to run your business from anywhere in the world!

If you’re an aspiring entrepreneur, why not start one of these side jobs:

  1. Dog Walker
  2. Blogger
  3. Dog Waste Clean Up
  4. Auto Detailer
  5. Babysitter
  6. Caretaker
  7. Caterer
  8. Ebay Seller
  9. Snow Shoveler
  10. Housecleaner
  11. Virtual Assistant
  12. Etsy Seller
  13. AirBNB Provider
  14. Freelance Writer
  15. Day Trader
  16. Uber Driver
  17. Social Media Expert
  18. Landscaper
  19. Knitting
  20. Elder Care Service Provider
  21. Pet Groomer
  22. Event Coordinator
  23. Resume Writer
  24. ESL Teacher
  25. Website Design
  26. Music Teacher
  27. Travel Writer
  28. Tutor

Choose a side job that you will enjoy. That way work won’t feel like work. Do it right and your side business could turn into a full time job! With the right drive and determination, it’s totally possible.

Other Ways To Earn Extra Cash

It’s important to remember that there’s no fast track to riches. But with slow, steady, focused determination and confidence you can make a living doing things that you enjoy. Believe in yourself and believe in what you’re doing.

About this Author 

Derek Lennon is a skier and writer who lives, works, and plays in the mountains. He travels the globe in search of snow and adventure. Life has allowed him to live and work all over the world doing cool jobs and loving every minute of it.

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