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Episode 330Listener Questions: Today we have a listener question from Heidi:
- Heidi is really interested in the Amazon Associates Program since she already recommends lots of books and resources to her clients, but she's wondering if there is a way for her to monetize these recommendations without having a website.
EPISODES FROM THIS WEEK: Here's what we heard this week on Side Hustle School! Listen to this week's recap for a more comprehensive highlight reel.
- Ep. 324 - A Texas man puts a bounce in his step by finding a uniquely profitable niche. This bouncy hustle earns multiple six-figures in its first year
- Ep. 325 - It started with a single Legend of Zelda playing card she drew for a friend and posted on Reddit—then it became a side hustle selling more than 6,400 full decks
- Ep. 326 - Three friends embrace the reality of pubic area discomfort and build a skincare businesses from scratch, turning it into a six-figure side hustle despite the skepticism of literally every person they talked to
- Ep. 327 - A Thanksgiving baking tradition turns into a $10,000 seasonal side hustle
- Ep. 328 - An organic farmer and business owner in rural Maine create a series of online courses in beekeeping, permaculture, and soil building
- Ep. 329 - After completing the amateur version of the Tour de France, an Australian engineer creates an ebook and website with resources for other cyclists
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- After first learning Adobe Photoshop to forge his report card, a Hawaiian baseball enthusiast creates an apparel line that goes on to earn millions of dollars
- In this ribetting feature, a high school science teacher earns an extra $3,000/month removing an invasive species of toads throughout Florida
- A woman who undergoes bariatric weight loss surgery creates a subscription service to deliver monthly supplements and resources
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