Entrepreneurship: Side Gig Complete Course For Extra Income!
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Entrepreneurship: Side Gig Complete Course For Extra Income!

Entrepreneurship without giving up your full time job. Join the millions succeeding with a Side Gig as a PT Entrepreneur
3.7 (147 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
24,339 students enrolled
Last updated 1/2018
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This course includes
  • 5 hours on-demand video
  • 2 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Identify and take action on part time entrepreneur or side gigs that fit their lifestyle.
  • Be ready to launch their new business.
  • Desire to be your own boss and start a business on the side as a Part Time Entrepreneur.
  • Willing to learn and apply the key concepts that will help you to succeed.

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"Great course. Focused on Part Time which is nice as other courses are about full time and I am not read for that. Want to make some money as a freelancer and part-time for now. Educational and Instructor is very motivational and encouraging as well. Highly recommend." --Barb L

"One of the best course in Udemy really explaining entrepreneurship. I wish I had seen this before I started my journey to financial freedom. . Thank you so much"-Enzo C

Anyone can become an entrepreneur and fulfill their dreams or earn the money to fund their dreams. Unfortunately, entrepreneurship can seem real difficult, plus most people are not ready to give up the security of a full-time job. Nor should they have to.

The great thing about becoming a Part Time Entrepreneur is you do not have to quit your full-time job plus you can see if your ideas work and if you like what you are doing on the side that can later become a full time focus for you, if you want. Just need the education to avoid missteps and to set yourself up for success.


Take advantage of the advances in technology to run your business and even reach a global market. More people are earning great money and having fun with a side gig while they keep their full time job than ever before...and growing fast! The Course is 100% focused on the Part Time Entrepreneur and what it takes to succeed.

In this course you will learn:

  • Why Now Is The Time
  • Deciding What To Do
  • Is There A Market
  • Strategic Planning
  • Funding The Business
  • Managing Expenses
  • Going To Market (Marketing)
  • Fulfillment
  • Customer Service
  • Time Management
  • When To Go Full-Time
  • Next Steps + Bonus Step

You will learn from someone who personally has had great success with a Part Time business that continues to grow! Learn the key best practices so you can quickly succeed as well. 

This is an awesome complete course which means you get:

  • Hours and hours of video based lessons.
  • Lifetime access to the course so you get updates and new bonus lessons for FREE.
  • Quizzes that will test and confirm your knowledge.
  • Helpful Links and Articles for deeper understanding.
  • Ask questions directly of the instructor and every one of those will also be answered.
  • 30 day money back guarantee-love the course or return it with Udemy easy no questions asked policy.

Being a Part Time Entrepreneur is fun and rewarding.

No risk to sign up and impact could be life-changing. Learn from my experience and rapidly move ahead with the knowledge I will share with you. Don't delay.

Please click the TAKE THIS COURSE button in the upper right corner and let's get started!

Many thanks and I appreciate your interest and hope to see you in the course!

-Steve Ballinger

Who this course is for:
  • Course is for those who want to start a business but not quit their full time jobs.
  • Great for those who want to learn step by steps what is needed to start a side business fast and easy.
Course content
Expand all 66 lectures 05:00:51
+ Introduction + Why Now Is The Time
8 lectures 40:21

Leverage technology and take advantage of the growing Part-Time economy.

Preview 05:11

Important to understand your own motivation.

Preview 07:25

You have advantageous that a full time entrepreneur does not.

Why You Will Win

Learn how J. K. Rowling turned failure into success.

Big Benefits Of Failing Small

Its a big difference. 

Difference Between PT Entrepreneur and PT Job

Important to understand relationship between the two.

What About Your Full-Time Job

Keeping it simple is key for the PT Entrepreneur,

Important To Keep It Simple For Part Time Entrepreneurship

Quiz: Intro

Quiz: Intro
2 questions
+ Deciding What To Do
8 lectures 38:24

Passion great but don't let it hold you back.

The Myth Of Passion

Can be a key to what you may like as a business.

What Do You Like To Do?

Surprising part of  entrepreneurship

What Do You Like Learning About And Sharing?

KSA can help determine success.

Your Knowledge, Skills, And Abilities (KSA)

Increase your effectiveness and more.

Preview 09:30

Take what you have learned and put it all together.

Pull It All Together And Identify Possible Options

If not then maybe more of a job then true entrepreneurship.

Ask Yourself - Would I Like Doing This In My Free Time

Maybe not.

Do You Need A Business Plan?

Quiz: Deciding What To Do

Quiz: Deciding What To Do
2 questions
+ Getting Serious. Is There A Market?
7 lectures 31:38

Key to any business.

Customers: What Problem Are You Solving

Need to know this inside out. Great for elevators too.

Preview 05:25

Your market is not everyone.

Understanding Your Target Market

Represents your ideal customer.

Develop A Customer Persona

Where are your customers.

Your Marketplace

Grow big by going small.

Now Niche It Down

Does it fit your lifestyle goals.

Distribution & Market Link: Why Look At Early

Quiz: Getting Serious. Is There A Market?

Quiz: Getting Serious. Is There A Market?
2 questions
+ Strategic Planning
6 lectures 33:55

Knowing where you headed is key even if not doing a full blown business plan.

Why A Plan Is Important

Quick and easy so you can take action.

The 1-Page Business Plan To Avoid Procrastination

The big guys use this and so can you.

Using The Powerful SWOT Technique

Another tool the the big guys use this and so can you.

Leveraging The Porters 5 Forces Model

Competition is always there.

Competition (Deeper Dive)
Indentify Your KPI

Quiz: Strategic Planning

Quiz: Strategic Planning
2 questions
+ Funding The Business
5 lectures 22:02

The #1 way to fund your new venture.

Personal Savings

Angel investors are truly angels but are Venture Capitalists devils?

Angel Investors and Venture Capital

How it works for the Part Time Entrepreneur.

Bank & Government Loans

Newer way to raise funds for the Part Time Entrepreneur.


Share the investment, share the risk, but also downsides to partnerships.


Quiz: Funding The Business

Quiz: Funding The Business
2 questions
+ Managing Expenses: Start Up And On-going Expenses
7 lectures 25:42

Secret to success is low start-up and ongoing costs.

Keep Costs Low: Part-Time Remember

Part of your on-going expenses.

Cost Of Goods

Big expense here if required.

Employees (Best If You Are The Only Employee)

Great way for the Part Time Entrepreneur to be bigger.


Get the most out of technology to manage the business.

Technology Costs

Other costs to consider...or not.

Other Start-up Costs You May/May Not Need

Words of wisdom.

Positive Cash Flow And Charles Dickens

Quiz: Managing Expenses: Start Up And On-going Expenses

Quiz: Managing Expenses: Start Up And On-going Expenses
2 questions
+ Going To Market
12 lectures 53:29

Intro to the marketing section.

How Do People Find Out About You And Get Your Offering

Classic for a reason.

Classic 4P Marketing Mix

What is your product or service.

Product (Service)

Pricing is always in the equation for customers.


Free is the most powerful 4 letter word in business.

Price (Power Of Free)

Cant sell if people do not know you.


Effective and priced right for the Part Time Entrepreneur.

Digital Promotion

Don't forget about traditional marketing.

Traditional Promotion

Need to at least do this.

Promotion: The Bare Minimum

How do customer get your product or service.

Place (Distribution)

Branding your product, service, or maybe you.

The 5th P: Positioning (Branding)

Repeat customers are lifeblood of any business.

Power Of Repeat Customers

Quiz: Going To Market

Quiz: Going To Market
2 questions
+ Fulfillment And Customer Service
4 lectures 15:49

Follow these keys.

Fulfillment Keys

Make it easy.

The Purchasing Transaction

Can make the difference for the Part Time Entrepreneur. 

Customer Service

Make it easy on your and the customer.

Handling Returns

Quiz: Fulfillment And Customer Service

Quiz: Fulfillment And Customer Service
2 questions
+ Time Management & The Part Time Entrepreneur
7 lectures 28:45

Managing your time even more important for the Part Time Entrepreneur.

Time-Management Keys

Follow this rule when prioritizing to generate big returns.

80/20 Everything

Key in on Not Urgent and Important.

The Urgency Vs. Importance Matrix

Focus on what you do best and give away the rest.

Delegation Will Change Your Life

Couple with delegation and leverage the convenience of online resources.

Outsourcing And Time Management

Sometime being to perfect leads to stagnation.

Think Excellence Not Perfection

Feel successful by completing only 1 task a day. If it is the right one.

Complete Your MIT Daily (Most Important Task)

Quiz: Time Management & The Part Time Entrepreneur

Quiz: Time Management & The Part Time Entrepreneur
2 questions
+ Next Steps Plus When To Become A Full-Time Entrepreneur
2 lectures 10:46

Moving beyond being a great Part Time Entrepreneur to full time entrepreneurship.

How Know If Ready To Go Full-Time?

Apply what you learned with these key steps to take next.

Top 6 Action Steps + Bonus Step