This millennial mom built a $1 million business—her top 3 productivity hacks for starting a side hustle

I was constantly involved in a variety of activities, and prior to starting my side businesses, I was earning my master's degree online while working, says the woman.

On 2019, Berninger and Cody Berman launched Gold City Ventures, an online education company that specializes in side jobs.

The most well-liked of their offerings is a course on opening an Etsy shop for printable goods, similar to the one she already has. Gold City Ventures earned $1 million in revenue in 2021.

In July 2021, she left her position at Amazon in order to devote herself entirely to the company.

Here are some of Berninger's suggestions for people who want to start working gigs outside of the office.

Berninger's ability to focus completely on growing her enterprises has significantly decreased since the birth of her daughter in 2019.

People might give themselves tiny incentives if they attain specific goals, the expert advises. "I believe that inspires," they say.

Regardless of the assignment, Berninger frequently relied on freelancers and contractors to complete some of the necessary labor.