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April 22, 2020 | Lea Wentworth

What to Learn: How to Make Some Extra Money

Whether you’re looking for a way to make some extra money in your spare time, manage that extra time more efficiently, start your own craft business, or just looking to make your current income go a little further, our Lynda.com subscription has courses and learning paths to fit your needs.

32 Ways to Make Extra Money

In this fast-paced and fun course, hear 32 inspiring stories of busy people who used their existing skills to create revenue during their off-hours from regular jobs. Instructor Chris Guillebeau shares stories and examples from 32 different side hustles and shares a step-by-step guide for getting started. (Lynda.com)

Start a Side Hustle

A well-executed side hustle can be both financially rewarding and personally fulfilling. Curious about how to launch one of your own? In this course, join entrepreneur Chris Guillebeau as he steps through how to jump-start your first (or second) side hustle. Chris begins by going over the different types of side hustles, sharing practical tips that can help you select a stellar idea for your new venture. Next, he shows how to execute on your chosen idea, demonstrating how to take your initial concept and move it into a position where you have an offering for customers. To wrap up, he covers how to refine your product and keep your side gig manageable by focusing your energy on the tasks that matter. (Lynda.com)

Earn Money as a Stock Contributor

Selling stock images and footage is a great way for creative professionals to leverage their eye for imagery to make some extra money. In this course, join Rich Harrington as he shows how to earn additional revenue by becoming a stock content creator. Rich shares strategies that can help you monetize your existing image, design, and video libraries, as well as create new content. (Lynda.com)

Side Hustle Strategies for Designers

In this course, learn strategies that can help you build a side hustle and start generating passive income with your creative skills. As the founder of RetroSupply Co.—a leading provider of historically inspired design goods—instructor Dustin Lee has personal experience turning a side hustle into a profitable main gig. (Lynda.com)

Time Management Fundamentals

Effective time management is an indispensable skill. Best-selling author and business coach Dave Crenshaw lays the theoretical and practical foundations for managing your time and becoming more productive. Learn how to get more done in the shortest time possible and avoid the obstacles and distractions that can get in the way of good time management. (Lynda.com)

Managing Personal Finances

In this course, financial expert Jane Barratt shows how opportunities arise when you change your attitude towards money. She walks you through the basics of personal finance—earning, spending, saving, and investing—with an eye for finding opportunities to enrich your life, pay down debt, and grow your money wisely. (Lynda.com)

Entrepreneurship Foundations

Join Kim Kaupe as she shares the steps to becoming a successful entrepreneur. Kim begins by providing a set of tools to assess a potential business opportunity, outlines some of the challenges you might face, and offers a formula for starting small and creating your new company. (Lynda.com)

Learning Path: Become a Craft Business Owner

Turn your crafting hobby and passion into a full-fledged business by embarking on this learning path. Discover the exciting world of entrepreneurship, learn the fundamentals of running a small craft business, and get ready to set up shop! (Lynda.com)