So, you have a full-time job, but wants to do more for yourself because you have the time and need the extra cash. Why not look for a side hustle? According to Entrepreneur.com, whether you need a little extra cash to make rent or you simply want to explore your passions outside of work and get paid for it, a side hustle can be a lucrative way to bring in more income – without waiting for your boss to hand out a raise. The side hustle economy is booming! In fact, according to study from Bankrate, nearly 37 percent of Americans have a side job, and they’re making an average of more than $8,000 every year.
At the Chamber Coalition, which is comprised of the New American Chamber of Commerce (NACC) and the African American International Chamber of Commerce (AAICC) and Hispanic American International Chamber of Commerce (HAICC) a new and vibrant program called the “Side Hustle Business Boot Camp” is available. This boot camp outlines the benefits of having a side job. Why should you be interested in this program or why should you get a side job? Having a side job help to build your skills, keep alive any other interests you may have, expand your network and of course, you will appreciate the additional pay.