Start your student side hustle with us! All participants will receive £500 to kickstart their venture!
There are plenty of ways you can earn a bit of extra cash while you are at university. Conventional ways of making money at uni include working part-time at a pub or restaurant or in retail. But more and more students are taking a skill, hobby or something they're passionate about and turning it into a moneymaking 'side hustle'.
You may be:
• A student looking for extra income
• A hobby lover looking to take their interest to the next level!
• A business-minded human who wants to learn how to create a business from scratch
If this sounds like you and your an Edinburgh Napier student or recent graduate your in the right place!
All you need is to be an Edinburgh Napier student who is currently studying or has graduated within the last 2 years. And bring an idea, have the ability to trade in the UK or your home country and a tonne of enthusiasm. Come with a formed side hustle idea, or a theme of what you'd like to do. There will be ideation sessions to help you pick the side hustle route that suits you!
Picking a side hustle - need some inspiration
Choosing what to do as a side hustle can be tricky. There are probably thousands of different possibilities of what you could do. Check out the links below to get your creative juices flowing:
If you're passionate about launching a money making side hustle and interested in meeting a network of like-minded people and becoming part of a network of bright, creative and entrepreneurial community register here.
Over the course of the programme, you will be guided through the fundamentals of entrepreneurship, as well as hear from experts and inspirational guest speakers who will share practical insights, support and tips to bring your online business to life.
Session 1: What are you selling and who is your customer?
Monday 10th October 9am-12pm
Session 2: Deep dive session in setting up your Online store
Monday 31st October 9am-12pm
Session 3: Online Marketing- what you need to know to sell online.