Name: Carolyn Mann
Main Hustle: Marketing & Communications for a non-profit association.
Side Hustle: Marketing Consultant focused on helping creative women niche their business and develop a marketing strategy to reach their ideal customer.
How did you get started?: I got started when friends and family started asking for website help, then social media help. Everything started to grow from there until it started to turn into a real business.
When/where do you work on your Side Hustle?: Saturdays and Sundays and lots of free time in between.
Organization and efficiency is key to get everything done.
What are the challenges of your Side Hustle?: Finding enough time in between full-time work, friends, family, and all the other things in life.
What are the rewards of your Side Hustle?: The opportunity to help others grow their business. And it’s a great creative outlet to work on projects that inspire me.
Who is your greatest supporter?: My fiancé, Jesse. He’s always helping me brainstorm new ideas.
Who/what is your greatest source of inspiration?: Friends who are in this creative space.
What is your dream for your Side Hustle?: To continue to help entrepreneurs grow their business and share their talents with the world. Eventually it would be great to be full-time job, but I am content with how things are now.
Do you have any advice for others working on a Side Hustle?:
Stay open to opportunities and ideas. Sometimes the things you think are going to work and that you love doing turn out to be painful! Just keep moving forward and allow your business to evolve with you.