The Creative Hustler Podcast
About This Show
The Creative Hustler Podcast celebrates the creative entrepreneur lifestyle by taking a peek into how the most successful and creative badasses stay balanced while growing their businesses, traveling the world, and attempting to enjoy every moment of the journey.
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A 4-Hour Prototype Becomes the Main Hustle & the Road to Freedom
What's Up, Creative Hustlers! Steven, Melissa & Alan here. Today we’ll be recapping Reilly Sweetland’s interview. Reilly is the Co-Founder of FollowUpThen, he’s an entrepreneur, start-up junkie, and all around creative hustler. And like most success stories, his literally started from his garage where he built his first business. Before we get started, The FollowUpThen and The Creative Hustler teams have a cool announcement! If you haven't heard yet FollowUpThen is giving you 1-month free when you use our special link. CLICK HERE or any other FollowUpThen link on this page and receive 1-month free starting today! Melissa swears by it! [1:33] Steven, Alan, and Melissa talk about the evolution of the podcast now that we’ve done over 40 episodes. [4:32] Reilly Sweetland’s 4-hour internal prototype solution turns into a full-time gig. [8:08] The moment when your side hustle becomes your main hustle. That’s what freedom tastes like. [9:09] Morning routine: get the kids to the bus stop and take some “me” time. A 1 mile run in the morning is Reilly’s minimum effective dose to get his creative juices flowing for the day. What's your morning motivation consist of? [11:46] Word of advice: watch your alignment when doing exercises at home. [13:05] Set yourself up for success the night before by not letting our calendar hustle you by doing this. [13:46] This quote by Chris Sacca is everything, “email is the to-do that some else wrote for you.” [14:32] Alan’s cell phone practice is worth considering doing yourself. No work emails on the phone or checking the screen at night or first thing in the morning. [17:35] Sandwiching the day with your passions a