Are you working at a job that makes you unhappy, or even worse, miserable?
Well, take this as your sign to move on and switch careers!
I know I know, that’s easier said than done, but life is short and you shouldn’t spend 30% or more of your day hating your life. After spending 6 years in a field that was dragging me down, I switched careers and now I’m my own boss!
I’m telling you this because most of us don’t even know what we’re capable of.
What are your passions? What gets you fired up and motivated? Dive into that and figure out your TRUE passion!
Check out this list below to get motivated to try out something new. Enjoy!
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1. Teach English online
In 2016, a teacher made $75,000 teaching children English. He did this by using an online platform called VIPKID.
VIPKID is currently ranked at number 1 on the Forbes list of best online jobs. The online service is currently hiring online teachers.
Requirements to become a VIPKID teacher:
- Exposure to the American or Candian K-12 education system
- Minimum 1 year of traditional teaching experience OR the equivalent in Mentoring, Tutoring, Alternative education, Coaching, Supervising, Pastors, Church Leaders, Nursery School Assistants, etc.
- Bachelor’s degree
If you pass these requirements, apply here.
2. Start a blog
Blogging has become quite popular the past few years and for good reason. You have the option of being your own boss, being in control of your income and how much is coming in while talking about something you’re (hopefully) passionate about.
Are you interested in starting a blog and becoming a full-time blogger? If so, check out my FREE 7-day course that will tell you everything you need to know, including how to create your own blog from scratch, essential blogging tools successful bloggers use, how to monetize your blog, grow a loyal audience, and so much more!
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3. Sell on Amazon
The first year that Jessica’s family ran their Amazon FBA business together, working less than 20 hours a week total, they made over 6 figures profit.
If you’re interested in learning more about this side hustle (or full-time job), Jessica has a FREE 7-day course that tells you everything you need to get started selling on Amazon.
The course includes:
- Understand WHY Amazon is the perfect platform for building a business
- How leveraging the fulfillment power of Amazon leaves your home free from piles of inventory
- The way we buy inventory that built over six figures in profit our first full year
- How to choose the perfect items to sell that people want and will make you money
- What tools we use to save time and be the most efficient in our business
4. Flipping Items
Melissa makes $133,000 a year flipping items.
These are a few of the things she’s flipped for profit:
- An item that they bought for $10 and flipped for $200 just 6 minutes later.
- A security tower they bought for $6,200 and flipped for $25,000just one month later.
- A prosthetic leg that they bought for $30 at a flea market and sold for $1,000 on eBay the next day.
She even created a course called Flipper University that teaches students how to become a successful flipper. Melissa says her students can expect to make $500-$2,500 per month in their first year.
A transcriptionist practices the art of turning audio and video recordings into text documents.
These can be legal proceedings, medical, and general. All industries, besides medical and legal, fall under the general umbrella. These might be writers, podcasters, bloggers, trainers, academicians, anyone with audio or video content that needs to be turned into text.
You can learn more about becoming a transcriptionist and making money from it in this FREE 7-day mini-course.
Becoming a bookkeeper has several benefits, such as low startup costs, high profit, freedom to work remote, and plenty more.
As a bookkeeper, you can expect to earn an average of $62 per hour.
Click here to get access to a free 3-part video series that’ll reveal the keys to success in the Bookkeeping business.
7. Pick up garbage
Hear me out before you skip this one.
Brian started a cleanup business that now makes over $650,000 annually.
The garbage pickup business is incredible for several reasons: 1) There’s a high demand for it 2) It’s recession proof 3) Helps the environment
Not only that, you can make pretty great money while also getting exercise in. Brian has also found many treasures during his cleanup, including $600 that was thrown away in a dumpster.
If you’re interested in this opportunity, check out Brian’s book where he tells you everything you need to know to get started, which also includes free phone support to get your business up and running.8
8. Freelance Proofreader
“In 2014, Caitlin made slightly over $43,000 by being a freelance proofreader, while also going on several fun vacations.” You can find out how she makes a full-time income as a freelance proofreader below:
Caitlin has a FREE 45-minute workshop that will give you tons of great info on becoming a freelance proofreader. Check it out the free workshop here.
9. Teach a foreign language
If you know a foreign language, you can use italki to teach from the comfort of your home.
If you want to learn a foreign language, italki is the place to go.
10. Drive for Uber or Lyft
My brother drives for Uber and says it’s one of his favorite jobs. He gets to meet people from all over the world and had some pretty interesting stories to tell me.
You can make really good money with this job, all in the comfort of your own car.
Bonus: You get to set up your own hours, too!
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