Jessica, an Entrepreneur from Lexington, KY, asked us this great question: How can I figure out how to better allot my time to eventually turn my side hustle into my main gig?
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Local Entrepreneur Spotlights
Your community is filled with entrepreneurs out there making their dreams come true, just like you. Check out what they're doing and get inspired for the journey through these entrepreneur spotlights.
Meet Beth Allen, owner of Successful Strides
Beth Allen, owner of Successful Strides
Beth Allen, owner of Successful Strides in Morganton, discusses the benefits of sharing your passion with other people, the challenges of being your own boss, and what makes Burke County such a special place.
Meet Kenny MacKinnon, owner of MacKinnon Heating & Air
Kenny MacKinnon, owner of MacKinnon Heating & Air
Kenny MacKinnon, owner of MacKinnon Heating & Air in Nebo, opens up about why he decided to start his own business, the benefit of sticking to what you know, and the reality of finding a work-life balance.
Meet Kaila Savage, owner of HorsePower Park
Kaila Savage, owner of HorsePower Park
Kaila Savage, owner of HorsePower Park in Morganton, sheds light on finding success in a male-dominated industry, the importance of the entrepreneurial mindset, and how Burke County supports small businesses.
Meet Tamika Garrison, a long-time family employee at Tex's Fish Camp
Tamika Garrison, a long-time family employee at Tex’s Fish Camp
Tamika Garrison, a long-time family employee at Tex’s Fish Camp in Connelly Springs, sits down to talk about working with your relatives, what it takes to delegate, and the unseen benefits of shopping small.
Real Business Questions From Real Entrepreneurs (Like You)
“I need more money to advance my business, but I’m uncertain of where to find it. How can I fund my business?”
Asked by Jake, an entrepreneur from Shelby, NC
“How can I market in ways that are direct in advocating for what I want but not perceived as sales solicitations?”
Asked by Scott, from Palm Beach, FL
“How can I figure out how to better allot my time to eventually turn my side hustle into my main gig?”
Asked by Jessica, from Lexington, KY
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