Starting a Profitable Side Business while Employed with Vanessa Zamy

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Keep it simple, then keep it movin’!

 -Vanessa Zamy



Episode 47

If you’re still working a 9 to 5 but have dreams to grow a side business while working your day job, you’re in the right place.

Vanessa Zamy is a business expert, keynote speaker, and bestselling author dedicated to helping full-time employees transition to entrepreneurship by starting a side business while employed.

Her consulting company, Your Vision’s Catalyst, coaches and advises 9-to-5ers on how to build a profit-producing, purpose-driven business without the overwhelm. It’s not hustling that’s bad, it’s how you’re hustling that they fix.

With a focus on efficiency and effectiveness, Vanessa Zamy works with you as a new entrepreneur on taking care of your life while also taking care of business.

Vanessa’s background includes a Management Science and Engineering Degree from Stanford University, and strategic leadership roles at Fortune 500 companies.


Topics Discussed:

    • The day she didn’t want to get out of bed
    • Her journey to entrepreneurship
    • How to build a profitable side hustle
    • The common trap most solopreneurs fall into
    • Her “Hot Mess” moment
    • The power of one person in your life (dark times)
    • How to avoid overcomplicating your business

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Darrell Evans

Darrell Evans is a serial entrepreneur, investor, and Co-founder/CEO of Yokel Local Digital Marketing Agency. He and his teams have helped businesses generate over $300M+ in revenue online. Every month, he leads virtual workshops teaching actionable strategies and tips from his experience helping companies market, grow, and scale.