060: Harry Campbell – Rocket Scientist To Six Figure Uber Success
Joining us today is Harry Campbell. Harry is a former aerospace engineer that left a comfortable and lucrative future with Boeing to run a blog and podcast for Uber drivers. Since his departure from corporate life Harry has increased his income by an astounding 500%. As founder of TheRideShareGuy.com, he has created a blog and podcast for Uber and other “on demand” drivers that has more than 500,000 page views a month and is monetized through affiliate sponsors and advertisers. Harry shares with me how he started with a part time side gig as an on demand driver and transformed his experience to a six figure income in a single year.
All of that and more on today’s episode of The Six Figure Side Gig.
More About This Show:
Harry graduated from University of California San Diego in 2009 after majoring in Aerospace Engineering. After going to working with a number of engineers at Boeing that had been with the company for several years, he realized he didn’t see his future the same way. With a number of entrepreneurial experiences as side gigs for a few years, including some success in the online space Harry decided to make a change. After spending a year building an audience and preparing for to transition, he was able to quit his full time job.
In this episode you’ll hear:
- Why having a business plan is important
- How finding a niche audience can translate to success
- Why preparation and timing are key to a smooth transition from a full time job to full time side gig
- How to monetize a blog, podcast or YouTube channel
Special thanks to Harry Campbell for taking time today to speak with us and thanks to you for you for joining us today. See you next time on The Six Figure Side Gig podcast!
- Contact Harry at firstname.lastname@example.org
- Find Harry’s website at www.therideshareguy.com
- Mentioned in this podcast;
Podcast “The Rideshare Guy” on iTunes
“The Rideshare Guy” YouTube channel