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Notes from Chris
Episode 2029I believe we can learn as much from failure as we can from success, if not more. It’s with this principle in mind that I offer you a weekly segment called Failure Friday: a collection of short stories all about mistakes, missteps, disasters, and of course, failure. Just like our Throwback Thursday segment, you’ll hear directly from side hustlers who have struggled to get something off the ground. They’ll tell you a short story of something that went very wrong. The stories will vary, but often it starts with an idea, what they thought would happen and what really happened—and of course, what they learned. Today’s short story features Caitlin Rogers, co-founder and chief storyteller of Next Day Animations. This is a really funny story about messaging and expectations … Great brand name! Before it was “Next Day Animations,” it was “Next Day” … something else. Listen to today's episode to learn more...
MENTIONED IN THIS EPISODE:
- Thanks to Caitlin for sharing this hilarious story. Check out her website at NextDayAnimations.com or follow her on Instagram on @nextdayanimations.
- Animator Re-Animates His Income Selling Graphic Kits: When a Los Angeles based animator looks to pay off his mortgage faster, he gets things in motion creating toolkits for other animators.
- Graphic Designer Learns to Draw Caricatures for $250/Hr: How a graphic designer went from $8 an hour to $250 an hour in her side business. She now earns more than $100,000 working part-time—and she has some great advice that applies to a lot of hustles.
- Movie Editor Turns 19th Century Art Into Full-Time Job: He started creating webcomics back in 2003. Little did he know this labor of love would eventually turn into a $10,000 per event side hustle.
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