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How Kevin L. Matthews Turned His Side Hustle Into a Money-Making Business
There are challenges when turning a side hustle into a full-time business. But once we have made the switch, how do we optimize the resources at hand and take our business to the next level?
In this episode, Sarah Li Cain speaks with Kevin L. Matthews, the founder of Building Bread, about his journey building a business, the support he received from his spouse, and the mindset shifts that needed to take place before he could maximize the value proposition of his business.
- How Kevin managed to balance the workload between his full-time job and side hustle
- The systems Kevin set in place to maximize efficiency
- Making the switch to running a professional business
- The mindset change that took Kevin’s business to the next level
- Kevin’s take on how a full-time job can help us achieve our personal goals
|1:20||Kevin’s former full-time job and side hustles|
|1:50||Why Kevin’s now full time job was a side hustle for an extended period|
|2:54||How Kevin managed to balance the workload between his full-time job and side hustles|
|4:15||The systems Kevin set in place to optimize results|
|5:02||What really worked for Kevin and his business|
|6:43||The help Kevin received for his business|
|7:18||What books Kevin found helpful|
|7:52||Making the switch to running a professional business|
|9:01||How coaching transformed Kevin’s approach to his business|
|11:21||When Kevin’s major life events took place|
|13:01||The mindset change that took Kevin’s business to the next level|
|15:00||How Kevin maintained consistency despite major change|
|17:30||How Kevin approached his work before his company’s transformation|
|18:24||Kevin’s support system in building his business|
|19:42||Doubts when his side hustle became a full-time business|
|20:50||The tweaks Kevin made to his business|
|21:57||The most memorable turning point in Kevin’s journey|
|23:06||What Kevin hopes his children learn from his experience|
|24:15||Kevin’s take on the value we can derive from a full-time job|
|25:55||Kevin’s vision for his business in 5 years|
|26:50||Where to find Kevin|
|27:06||Lessons & wrap-up|
About Kevin L. Matthews
Kevin L. Matthews II is a number one bestselling author and former financial advisor. He has helped hundreds of individuals plan for their retirement in addition to managing more than $140 million in assets during his advisory career. By 2017, he was named one of the Top 100 Most Influential Financial Advisors by Investopedia.