Name: Mille Beard
City: Memphis, Tennessee
Side Hustle: Beauty rep for LimeLight by Alcone
How did you get started?: I kept seeing a friend upload before and after pictures of her using this makeup. Finally I asked her if I could try it and instantly fell in love with it, so I decided to sign up and start selling it myself.
When/where do you work?: I work a promotional sales job from 8-5 Monday–Friday for LogoNation Powered by Halo.
What are the challenges of your Side Hustle?: The challenges of my side hustle are making sure I can find time to promote these products. I have to make sure I can accommodate people’s makeup and skincare needs and answer any questions potential customers may have.
You can’t just sit back and be successful, you have to make sure you’re motivated and get out there to try!
What are the rewards of your Side Hustle?: The rewards of my side hustle are having fun playing in makeup, as well as earning an additional income on top of what I already make in my Monday–Friday 8-5 job.
Who is your greatest supporter?: My family and friends are my greatest supporters! Couldn’t do my side hustle without them!
Who/what is your greatest source of inspiration?: Just knowing there’s so much potential out there with my side hustle is inspiring enough for me. I’ll make as much extra money as I wan,t as long as I’m out there working for it. There’s no capped commission.
Have you received recognition for your work?: Absolutely! I get recognition on social media from my mentor for LimeLight. It helps show people how hard I’m working and how rewarding it is!
What is your dream for your Side Hustle?: My dream for my side hustle would be to make it a full-time job and be my own boss!
Do you have any advice for others working on a Side Hustle?:
Keep doing what you’re doing! You’ll be as successful as you want depending on how hard you work. Keep pushing, and you’ll continue to succeed!