The impulse to start a business with a friend likely strikes everyone at some point in time. But why do some buddy-built ventures thrive—while others end in flattened egos, blistering resentments and silent treatments? We tracked down four sets of pals who are in business together to find out the secret to their friendly success.
So how can you set yourself up for success from the get-go? We asked those who’d know best: freelancers who’ve had great success working for themselves—like a business pro who now consults for Fortune 500 companies around the world.
Whether you’re looking to earn extra income or explore the possibility of starting your own business, a side hustle is a great place to start. Listen to this podcast for your guide to finding your side hustle and making it work.
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